Richard Woeste Copyright: © Martin Braun


Richard Woeste

M.Sc. M.Sc.
Lehrstuhl für Controlling

Research Assistant


Building: Sammelbau der Fakultäten 1+8

Room: 607

Templergraben 64

52062 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 96392

Office hours

by appointment
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Richard Woeste studied mechanical engineering at RWTH Aachen University and subsequently completed a master's degree in development and design. After a stay abroad in Ireland, he went on to complete a master's degree in management, business and economics with a specialization in corporate development and strategy at RWTH Aachen University.

During his studies, Richard Woeste gained practical experience in the fields of product development and 3D printing as well as in project management.

Since October 2021, Richard Woeste has been employed as a research assistant at the Chair of Management Accounting.


Research Interests

  • E-Mobility
  • Circular Economy
  • Sector Coupling

Supervised Projects


Supervised Courses



  • Reinhart, L., Vrucak, D., Woeste, R., Lucas, H., Rombach, E., Friedrich, B., Letmathe, P. (2023). Pyrometallurgical recycling of different lithium-ion battery cell systems: Economic and technical analysis. Journal of Cleaner Production, 416, 137834, DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2023.137834.

Conference submissions

  • Sperling, D., Woeste, R., Letmathe, P. (2023). Conjoint analysis on charging tariffs for EVs. International Conference on Operations Research 2023, Hamburg.