Christian Nauck


Doctoral researcher


Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
P.O. Box 60 12 03
14412 Potsdam

RWTH Aachen University

10/2016 - 09/2020 M.Sc. Aeronautical Engineering and Astronautics, Focus: Aviation

10/2017 - 04/2020 M.Sc. General Mechanical Engineering, Focus Simulation Technology

10/2012 - 08/2016 B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

My interests are:

  • Power grids
  • Machine Learning
  • Graph Neural Networks

Under review

  • C. Nauck et al. (2024): Predicting Instability in Complex Oscillator Networks: Limitations and Potentials of Network Measures and Machine Learning, pre-print


  • C. Nauck et al. (2023): Toward dynamic stability assessment of power grid topologies using graph neural networks, Chaos: An Interdisciplinary Journal of Nonlinear Science,
  • J. Biehl et al. (incl. C. Nauck) (2023): Wicked facets of the German energy transition – examples from the electricity, heating, transport, and industry sectors. International Journal of Sustainable Energy,
  • C. Nauck et al. (2022): Towards dynamic stability analysis of sustainable power grids using graph neural networks, NeurIPS 2022 Workshop on Tackling Climate Change with Machine Learning,
  • C. Nauck et al. (2022): Predicting basin stability of power grids using graph neural networks, New J. Phys.

scholarship by DBU (2020-2023)