Bilkent IR Talks, Spring 2021-2

Prof. G├Âtz Neuneck, Institut f├╝r Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik (IFSH), Universit├Ąt Hamburg

"Nuclear Verification in the Context of the NPT and TPNW"

Date & Time: Feb 16, 2021 (Tuesday) 12:30 PM Istanbul

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Meeting ID: 919 470 4858

Passcode: 360858

Short Bio:
Dr. G├Âtz Neuneck is a Senior Research Fellow at the Institut f├╝r Friedensforschung und Sicherheitspolitik (IFSH) and Professor at the University of Hamburg. He is an expert in arms control, disarmament, new technologies, nuclear weapons verification, science diplomacy, missile defense, space armaments, space/cybersecurity, and military technology's nonproliferation. From 2008-2018 he was the director of the postgraduate master's program "Peace and Security Studies" at the University of Hamburg. He is a member of the Council of the Pugwash Conferences on Science and World Affairs. He is Pugwash representative of the VDW, spokesman for the Physics and Disarmament Working Group of the German Physical Society (DPG.), member of editorial boards of specialist journals, representative of the Union of German Academies of Sciences, and an elected foreign member of the Russian and Armenian Academy of Sciences. After studying physics in D├╝sseldorf ( 984), he worked with Horst Afheldt and Carl-Friedrich von Weizs├Ącker in the Max Planck Society, Starnberg. After receiving his doctorate (1985) at the University of Hamburg, he became a research assistant at IFSH under Egon Bahr.