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Matt Korda

Associate Researcher

Matt Korda

Matt Korda

Matt Korda is an Associate Researcher in the SIPRI Weapons of Mass Destruction Programme as well as Senior Research Associate and Senior Research Fellow for the Nuclear Information Project at the Federation of American Scientists (FAS). He co-authors the Nuclear Notebook with Hans Kristensen and has contributed chapters on world nuclear forces to the SIPRI Yearbook. Previously, he worked for the Arms Control, Disarmament, and WMD Non-Proliferation Centre at NATO HQ in Brussels. 

Matt received his MA in International Peace & Security from the Department of War Studies at King’s College London, and his research interests and recent publications focus on nuclear deterrence and disarmament, progressive foreign policy, and the nexus between nuclear weapons, climate change, and injustice. 

Subject expertise

Nuclear arms control, non-proliferation and disarmament; strategic nuclear arms reductions; global nuclear forces and doctrines; missile proliferation; ballistic missile defence; weapons industry

Regional expertise

North America, NATO, Russia and Eurasia


MA International Peace and Security, Department of War Studies, King’s College London; BA European Studies, University of Toronto

External publications