Prof. Dr. Götz Neuneck

Deputy Director and Head of IFAR²

Research Interest
Disarmament, armament control and technologies, non-proliferation of WMD, missile defense, missile proliferation, outer space technologies.

Götz Neuneck is physicist and earned his Dr. rer. nat. at the University of Hamburg in the faculty of mathematics. From 1984 to 1987, he worked at the Afheldt Working Group of the Max Planck Society in Starnberg near Munich on questions of strategy, military technologies and armament control. Since 1989, he has acted as research advisor at the IFSH and manager of IFAR. Since 2001, he has been teaching in the Master’s programme "Peace and Security Studies". He is member of the Board of the Deutsche Physikalische Gesellschaft (DPG) / German Physical Society, chairman of the working group "Physik und Abrüstung" / Physics and Disarmament of the DPG and Pugwash representative of the Verband Deutscher Wissenschaftler (VDW) / Association of German Scientists as well as member of the Council of Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs.

German, English, French

Current Projects

  1. Weltraumbewaffnung und präventive Rüstungskontrolle more
  2. Nukleare Weiterverbreitung und Nuklearterrorismus
  3. Revolution in Military Affairs more

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