• Event tipp: the role of emerging and evolving technologies in warfare

    Panel discussion via Zoom on May 18

    The IFSH cordially invites you to our online panel “Military Use of Emerging and Evolving Technologies – Current Conflicts and Developments“

    on Wednesday, May 18, 2022
    12:30-13.30 (MEST)
    per Zoom


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  • Prof. Dr Götz Neuneck receives Cross of Merit


    Prof. Dr Götz Neuneck, former Deputy Director of the IFSH and long-time head of the research area IFAR², has been awarded the Order of Merit of the Federal Republic of Germany (“Verdienstkreuz am…

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  • Non-violence and Ukraine

    IFSH Brief Analysis by Dr Neil Renic


    "Non-violent struggle has a limited but important role to play in the Russia-Ukraine war." (Dr Neil Renic)

    Russia’s violent assault on Ukraine is morally and legally indefensible. The Ukrainian…

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  • Nuclear threat of the war in Ukraine? Interview in The Irish Times


    In an interview with The Irish Times, Dr. Ulrich Kühn talks about the nuclear danger of the war in Ukraine and the behavior of Russian President Putin. Putin's rationality is difficult to assess,…

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  • New Publication: The Crisis of Nuclear Arms Control

    Dr Ulrich Kühn

    In his article for the Journal ZeFKo Studies in Peace and Conflict, Dr. Ulrich Kühn examines the history of arms control between the United States and Russia. The article is divided into three parts.…

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  • Smaller nuclear weapons in the war against Ukraine? Interview with The New York Times and CNN


    The war in Ukraine is not going well for Russia, says expert Dr. Ulrich Kühn in an interview with The New York Times. While pressure from the West on Russia is rising, so is the threat of Russia…

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  • Human Augmentation and Nuclear Risk: The Value of a Few Seconds

    Marina Favaro, Dr Elke Schwarz

    In her latest piece for Arms Control Association IFSH Visiting Research Fellow Marina Favaro, together with Dr. Elke Schwarz (Queen Mary University of London), discusses the possible future impact of…

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  • What is the risk of nuclear escalation in Ukraine? Interview with The New York Times

    In an interview with The New York Times, Dr. Ulrich Kühn talks about a possible nuclear escalation in the Ukraine war. The danger is extremely low, but not zero. American domestic politics also…

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  • Debate on nuclear threats and the war in the Ukraine


    On James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies’ Webinar Series on Nuclear Threats and the war in the Ukraine Dr. Ulrich Kühn with Dr. Nikolai Sokov (VCDNP) and Dr. Hanna Notte (VCDNP),…

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  • Is there a way out of this war? TV debate on France24



    Dr. Ulrich Kühn, head of the research area Arms Control and Emerging Technologies, speaks about the nuclear threat and arms deliveries for the Ukraine in the English language TV show ‘The Debate’…

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