Section Editors

Section Board for 'Energy Sustainability' (112)

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Prof. Dr. Tomonobu Senjyu
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Section Editor-in-Chief
Faculty of Engineering, University of the Ryukyus, 1 Senbaru Nishihara-cho Nakagami Okinawa 903-0213, Japan
Interests: power electronics; electronic machine; power system engineering; intelligent control engineering; renewable energy engineering; system optimization; smart city; energy zero house; energy zero building
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Prof. Dr. Nadia MAÏZI
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Mines ParisTech, Center for Applied Mathematics, PSL Research University, Rue Claude Daunesse, CS 10207, 06904 Sophia Antipolis Cedex, France
Interests: prospective; long term planning; emission mitigation; energy transition; energy system; human behavior; decision mathematics; policy makers
Prof. Dr. Vincenzo Franzitta
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Dipartimento di Energia, Ingegneria dell'Informazione e Modelli Matematici (DEIM), Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Palermo, Italy
Interests: renewable energy, sea wave energy; tidal energy; offshore wind energy; resource assessment; wave and tidal energy arrays modelling; environmental impact assessment; energy saving; numerical and physical model testing of offshore marine energy converters; power generation
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Prof. Dr. Gilbert De Mey
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Department of Electronics and Information Systems; University of Ghent; Sint Pietersnieuwstraat 41, 9000 Gent, Belgium
Interests: photovoltaic energy conversion; heat transfer; electronics and Information Systems
Prof. Dr. John Bell
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Science and Engineering Faculty, School of Chemistry & Physics, University of Southern Queensland, Springfield Campus, Queensland 4350, Australia
Interests: photovoltaics; energy efficiency; advanced glazings; energy storage; building energy modelling; electricity network modelling
Dr. Yiji Lu
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Durham Energy Institute, Durham University, Durham, DH1 3LE, UK
Interests: Nano additives; Nanocomposites in energy systems; Future Energy Systems; Energy Storage & Conversion; Renewable/Clean Energy Research; Alterative/Cleaner Fuels
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Dr. Anna Laura Pisello
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Department of Engineering, University of Perugia, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; urban heat island; thermal-energy storage; environmental monitoring; building physics; mitigation; passive cooling; cool roof
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Dr. Mohammad Heidarinejad
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Department of Civil, Architectural, and Environmental Engineering, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, IL 60616, USA
Interests: building science; modeling of the built environment; building energy and environmental systems; energy-efficient buildings; building energy simulations; building control; computational fluid dynamics; indoor air quality; sustainable and smart cities
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Prof. Dr. Riccardo Basosi
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Università degli Studi di Siena, Italy
Interests: sustainable energy; renewable energy sources; Life Cycle Assessment of energy processes; novel Photo Voltaics; DSSC; Perowskite solar cells; Geothermal; energy efficiency; biomass; enzymatic bioremediation; oxyzimes; laccases; peroxidases
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Dr. Jibran Zuberi
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Department F.-A. Forel for environmental and aquatic sciences, University of Geneva, Switzerland
Interests: Energy Efficiency; Industrial energy systems; process heat integration; renewable energy; energy policy
Dr. Peter Burgherr
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Head Technology Assessment Group, Laboratory for Energy Systems Analysis, The Energy Divisions, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), CH-5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland
Interests: comparative risk assessment; sustainability; energy security; critical infrastructure protection; multi criteria decision analysis; energy policy; scenario analysis; resilience; databases; GIS
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Dr. Tanja M. Kneiske
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Gruppenleiterin Sektorübergreifende Netzplanung und Netzbetrieb
(Group leader multi-energy grid planning and operation), Fraunhofer IEE Kassel, Königstor 59, 34119 Kassel, Germany
Interests: concepts of expansion grid planning (power, heat, gas grids); central and decentral grid control (power, heat, gas grids); energy management systems; hybrid-energy networks; meta-heuristics; model-predictive control; agent-based operation; economic optimization; grid integration of flexibilities and storage systems; robust optimization; bi-level optimization; distributed optimizations; hybrid energy systems (e.g. PV, CHP, battery, thermal storage); generation and analysis of load profiles and other time series; open source energy data; data analysis of energy grids
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Prof. Dr. Sergio Sibilio
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Univ Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Dept Architecture & Ind Design, Via San Lorenzo, I-81031 Aversa, Italy
Interests: building physics; building energy systems; energy efficiency; integrated solutions for daylight and electric lighting; smart window, building façades
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Dr. Yateendra Mishra
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School of Electrical Engineering and Robotics, Queensland University of Technology, 2 George St, Brisbane QLD-4000, Australia
Interests: smart grid; renewable integration; transmission and generation planning; power system stability; demand Response; electricity pricing
Prof. Dr. Elio Dinuccio
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Department of Agriculture, Forest and Food Science, Div. Agro-Forestry and Environmental Engineering - University of Turin - Italy
Interests: bioenergy; biomass energy conversion technologies; biofuel; biomass supply chain and logistics; feedstocks pre-treatments; agro-industrial wastes; agricultural reuse of by-products from biomass energy conversion; particulate matter, ammonia, and greenhouse gas emissions monitoring and control
Dr. Hamid Khayyam
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Department of Mechanical and Automotive Engineering, School of Engineering, RMIT University, Melbourne VIC 3083, Australia
Interests: modelling; dynamic systems and control; optimisation of complex energy systems
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Dr. Nadejda Komendantova
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International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), Schlossplatz 1, A-2361 Laxenburg, Austria
Interests: Solar Energy; Solar Power; Renewable Energy; Electricity; Energy Policy
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Prof. Dr. Fausto Freire
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Faculty of Sciences and Technology, University of Coimbra, Coimbra, Portugal
Interests: life-cycle assessment; eco-design; industrial ecology; circular economy; life-cycle sustainability assessment; sustainable energy systems
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Dr. Paride Gullo
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: Eco-friendly Refrigeration; Air Conditioning and Heat Pump technologies; R744; Two-phase ejectors; Exergy; Renewable energy technologies; Energy conservation and Rational use of energy
Dr. Mauro Prestipino
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Department of Engineering, University of Messina, Messina, Italy
Interests: sustainable energy production; renewable energy; bioenergy; biofuel; bioenergy systems
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Prof. Dr. Francisco Gonzalez-Longatt
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Electrical Power Systems, University of South-Eastern Norway, Porsgrunn, Norway
Interests: innovative (operation/control) schemes to optimise the performance of future energy systems
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Dr. Domenico Curto
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Department of Engineering, University of Palermo, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: Renewable Energies; Sea Wave; Wave Energy Converters; Wind Energy; Energy Savings; Energy Plan; HVAC
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Dr. Miguel Ángel Reyes
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Department of Chemistry, Energy and Mechanical Engineering, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos, 28932, Mostoles, Spain
Interests: solar thermal energy; integration of renewable energy sources; energy optimization; thermal energy storage; advanced power cycles; combined heat and power; power plant technologies; thermodynamics optimization; turbomachinery characterization; additive manufacturing
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Prof. Dr. Aminah Robinson Fayek
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB T6G 2R3, Canada
Interests: fuzzy logic; fuzzy hybrid systems; machine learning; decision support systems; simulation; optimization; system dynamics; agent-based modeling; subjective knowledge; construction
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Dr. Miguel Carrión
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University of Castilla-La Mancha, Toledo, Spain
Interests: Electrical Power Engineering; Power Systems Analysis & Planning; Decision-making under uncertainty
Prof. Dr. Attila Bai
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Department of Business Economics, Institute of Applied Economics, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Debrecen, 4032 Debrecen, Hungary
Interests: Economic evaluation of biomass for energy use, economics of solar energy, complex energy systems, energy plants and plantations, feasibility of renewable energy plants, investment analysis
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Dr. Mouloud Denai
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School of Engineering and Computer Science, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, Hertfordshire,UK
Interests: modelling, intelligent control and optimisation of renewable energy systems; energy management of smart homes; optimisation and control of future smart grids; electric vehicles, charging management and demand response (V2G and G2V); dynamic wireless charging of electric vehicles; smart mobility
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Dr. Alberto-Jesus Perea-Moreno
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Department of Applied Physics, University of Cordoba, Campus de Rabanales, 14071 Córdoba, Spain
Interests: renewable energy; energy saving; biomass; sustainability; remote sensing
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Dr. Idiano D’Adamo
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Department of Law and Economics, Unitelma Sapienza—University of Rome, Viale Regina Elena 295, 00161 Roma, Italy
Interests: bioeconomy, biomethane, circular economy, e-waste, economic analysis, photovoltaic, renewable energy, sustainability, waste management
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Prof. Dr. Tooraj Jamasb
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Copenhagen School of Energy infrastructure, Copenhagen Business School, Copenhagen, Denmark
Interests: energy economics; regulatory economics; sustainability economics; environmental economics; resource economics; energy policy; energy in developing countries
Prof. Dr. Manosh C. Paul
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Professor of Thermofluids, James Watt School of Engineering, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, United Kingdom
Interests: gasification; bioenergy; solar thermal energy; thermal energy storage; hybrid/integrated renewable/sustainable energy systems
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Prof. Dr. Jui-Sheng (Rayson) Chou
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Distinguished Professor in Project Management, Department of Civil and Construction Engineering, National Taiwan University of Science and Technology, Taipei, Taiwan
Interests: civil & hydraulic engineering informatics; project quantitative analytics for sustainable engineering and the built environment; decision, risk, failure analysis & disaster management
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ana Estanqueiro
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LNEG - National Laboratory for Energy and Geology
UER - Renewable Energy and Energy Systems Integration R&D Unit, Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: Renewable Energy; Distributed Generation; Power Systems Planning with Renewable Energy; Grid Integration of Renewable Generation; Electrical Engineering
Dr. Mohammad Sameti
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Energy Institute, School of Chemical and Bioprocess Engineering, University College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland.
Interests: renewable energy; energy storage; energy efficiency; optimization; energy systems
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Prof. Dr. Adriana Del Borghi
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Department of Civil, Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Genoa, I-16145 Italy
Interests: Climate Change, Mitigation, Ecodesign; Life Cycle Assessment; Circular Economy; Sustainability
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Laurent Georges
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Energy and Process Engineering Department, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), Kolbjørn Hejes vei 1b, Trondheim, Norway
Interests: building energy; building performance simulation; building energy flexibility and grid interaction; indoor thermal environment; heating and ventilation systems; heat pumps for buildings; building integration of energy systems; computational fluid dynamics for airflows inside buildings
Dr. Zaid Alwan
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Faculty of Engineering and Enviroment, University of Northumbria, Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8QH, UK
Interests: BIM and energy modelling; Building Performance Evaluation; energy modelling and sustainability analysis; zero carbon buildings
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Prof. Dr. César Martín-Gómez
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Department of Construction, Building Services and Structures, Universidad de Navarra, Pamplona, Spain
Interests: architecture; energy; building services; biomimicry; thermoelectricity; fire safety
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. José Antonio Becerra VIllanueva
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Universidad de Sevilla, Spain
Interests: Thermochemical Energy Storage; PM abatement; Energy efficiency; Energy Materials; Power Plants; Low Carbon Economy; Circular Economy; Prognosis and Model Base Maintenance
Prof. Dr. Joakim Lundgren
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Division of Energy Science, Luleå University of Technology, Sweden
Interests: Energy systems analysis; thermochemical conversion of biomass; techno-economic assessments
Dr. Hamid Nick
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Technical University of Denmark
Interests: Geothermal energy; Fractured reservoirs; Enhanced oil recovery; Reservoir simulations
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Gilles Notton
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University of Corsica
Interests: Renewable energy; Solar resources forecasting; PV systems; solar thermal systems; energy production and use in islands
Prof. Dr. Llanos Mora López
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Dpto. Lenguajes y Ciencias de la Computación, Universidad de Málaga, Spain
Interests: data mining; artificial intelligence; solar energy; urban energy sustainability
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Vincent Debusschere
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Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CNRS, Grenoble INP (Institute of Engineering Univ. Grenoble Alpes), G2Elab, 38000 Grenoble, France
Interests: Renewable energy integration, modelling, sizing, flexibility levers, planning studies, energy markets
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Prof. Dr. Giampaolo Manfrida
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale, Università degli Studi di Firenze, Firenze Italy
Interests: Energy; sustainability; renewable energy sources; exergy analysis; exergo-economic analysis; exergo-environmental analysis
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Prof. Dr. Adolfo Crespo Márquez
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Department of Industrial Management, School of Engineering, University of Seville, Camino de los Descubrimientos s/n. 41092 Sevilla, Spain
Interests: intelligent assets management systems; reliability and maintenance engineering and management; advance optimization techniques
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Dr. Jesús Ballestrín
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Head of PSA Radiometry Laboratory
Interests: Solar Energy;the development of measuring devices and procedures for magnitudes related with concentrated solar radiation as high irradiance, high superficial temperature, material emittance and atmospheric attenuation of solar radiation
Dr. Beatrice Marchi
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Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering Università degli Studi di Brescia, Via Branze, 38, I-25123, Brescia, Italy
Interests: sustainable logistics and supply chain management, energy efficiency, industrial symbiosis, energy storage system
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Prof. Dr. Massimo Ceraolo
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Department of Energy, Systems, Territory and Constructions Engineering (DESTEC), University of Pisa, Largo Lazzarino, Pisa 56122, Italy
Interests: Power Electronics; Electrical and Electronics Engineering; Electrical Power Engineering; Power Converters; Renewable Energy Technologies; Power Systems Simulation; Power Engineering; Power Systems Modelling; Electricity; Power Conversion
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Corrado Schenone
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Genoa
Interests: energy sustainability; urban energy grids; energy recovery; environmental impact of ports
Dr. Luisa F. Cabeza
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GREA Innovació Concurrent, Universitat de Lleida, Pere de Cabrera s/n, 25001 Lleida, Spain
Interests: thermal energy storage; building; energy efficiency; renewable energy; social acceptance of technologies; climate change mitigation
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Prof. Dr. Manuel Fernandez-Veiga
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Escuela de Ingeniería de Telecomunicación & AttlanTTic researech center, University of Vigo, 36310 Vigo, Spain
Interests: wireless networks; communication & coding theory; device-to-device communications; energy-efficiency; 5G communication systems; machine learning for future networks; mobile edge computing
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Dr. Mousa Marzband
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Department of Maths, Physics and Electrical Engineering Faculty of Engineering and Environment
Interests: microgrid operation and power system analysis; distributed energy storage; hierarchical and cooperative control; optimal energy management systems; power system analysis and power system economic and operation; Integration of renewable energies in smart grids, and energy hub management system
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Dr. Aritra Ghosh
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Department of Renewable Energy, Environment and Sustainability Institute (ESI), University of Exeter, Penryn, TR10 9FE, Cornwall, UK
Interests: solar energy material; BIPV; switchable glazing; PCM; electrochromic; liquid crystal; self-cleaning; thermochromics; thermotropic; suspended particle
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Dr. Javier Monsalve
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CMT - Motores Térmicos, Universitat Politècnica de València, Camino de Vera s/n, 46022 Valencia, Spain
Interests: Dual-fuel; combustion; hybrid vehicles; life cycle analysis
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Luis M. López-Ochoa
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TENECO Research Group, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of La Rioja, Calle San José de Calasanz, 31, Logroño, La Rioja 26004, Spain
Interests: nearly zero-energy buildings; building sector; biomass; bioenergy; rural development
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Prof. Dr. Julia Kowal
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Technical University of Berlin, Electrical Energy Storage Technology, Berlin, Germany
Interests: Batteries; lithium-ion; lead-acid; supercaps; lithium-air; zinc-air; simulation; impedance spectroscopy; ageing; battery management system; state detemination
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Assoc. Prof. Mª Teresa de Castro Rodríguez
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Department of Applied Physics, University of Vigo, 32004 Ourense, Spain
Interests: physical oceanography; coastal and estuarine hydrodynamics; river plume dynamics; coastal upwelling; atmosphere-ocean interaction; climate change impact; renewable energies (wave and wind energies)
Prof. Dr. Nicolaos Antonio Cutululis
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Department of Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark
Interests: wind power; offshore wind; offshore grids; control of wind power; electrical design
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Prof. Dr. Miguel Torres García
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Department of Energy Engineering, University of Seville, 41092 Seville, Spain
Interests: entrepreneurship; management; start-up; intangible; knowledge transfer; energy engineering
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Dr. Jesús C. Hernandez
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Electrical Engineering department, University of Jaen, Campus Las Lagunillas, s/n, 23071, Jaen, Spain
Interests: power electronics; photovoltaic systems; microgrids; electric vehicles; power quality; power systems simulation
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Prof. Dr. Kaveh Khalilpour
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School of Information, Systems and Modeling, University of Technology Sydney, PO Box 123, Broadway, NSW 2007, Australia
Interests: sustainable energy systems; energy storage; optimisation; systems integration; networks
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Prof. Dr. Semih Eser
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Pennsylvania State University, University Park, United States
Interests: Carbon materials from petroleum and coal; Undesirable carbon deposition in engine fuel and lubrication systems and in process units Preparation of activated carbons; Preparation of activated carbons; Upgrading petroleum residua; Catalytic oxidation of solid carbons
Assist. Prof. Dr. Miguel Centeno Brito
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Instituto Dom Luiz, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade de Lisboa, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: solar radiation; photovoltaics; sustainable energy systems
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Dr. Alfredo Peña
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DTU Wind Energy, Technical University of Denmark, Kongens Lyngby 2800, Denmark
Interests: wind-power and boundary-layer meteorology; wind resources and siting; remote sensing; lidar; atmospheric turbulence; data analysis and interpretation; meso- and micro-scale modeling
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Prof. Dr. Saleem Ali
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Blue and Gold Distinguished Professor of Energy and the Environment, University of Delaware Department of Geography, College of Earth Ocean and Environment and The Joseph R. Biden Jr. School of Public Policy and Administration 220 Pearson Hall, Newark DE 19716-2514, USA
Interests: the causes and consequences of environmental conflicts and how ecological factors can promote peace; environmental conflicts in the mineral sector and the extractive industries
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Prof. Dr. Sanna Syri
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Aalto University, P.O. Box 14100, FI-00076 Aalto, Finland
Interests: large-scale energy systems; energy markets; electricity markets; climate change mitigation in energy systems; district heating; energy and climate policy
Prof. Dr. Marianna Rotilio
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University of L’Aquila, Italy
Interests: sustainable rehabilitation; historical buildings; renewable energy; green infrastructures; construction site management
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Dr. Enrique Rosales-Asensio
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Energy Resources' Smart Management (ERESMA) Research Group, Department Area of Electrical Engineering, School of Mines Engineering, University of Léon, 24071 Leon, Spain
Interests: energy efficiency; energy economics; renewable energy; energy simulation; energy optimization
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Ilkka Keppo
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The Bartlett School of Environment, Energy and Resources, University College London, London WC1H 0NN, UK
Interests: integrated assessment modelling; energy systems analysis; modelling uncertainty; long term energy transitions
Prof. Dr. Detlef Schulz
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Helmut Schmidt University, University of the Bundeswehr Hamburg, Chair of Electrical Power Systems, DLab – Distributed Energy Laboratory, Germany
Interests: Electrical Power Systems; Grid Impedance Measurement; Distributed Generation; Power Quality; Electro-mobility; Fuel Cells; Wind Turbines; Aircraft on-board Electrical Systems
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Dr. Govinda R. Timilsina
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World Bank, Washington, DC, USA
Interests: energy economics; climate change; energy; renewable energy; electricity; energy policy
Prof. Dr. Changhyun Roh
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1. Decommissioning Technology Research Division, Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), 989-111 Daedukdaero, Yuseong, Daejeon 34057, Korea
2. Advanced Radiation Technology Institute (ARTI), Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute (KAERI), Jeonbuk 56212, Korea
3. Quantum Energy Chemical Engineering, University of Science and Technology, 217, Gajeong-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34113, Korea
Interests: radiochemistry; radiation chemistry; nanomaterials; nanotechnology; nuclear energy; decommissioning and decontamination science and technology; environmental science and technology; radioactive isotopes; radiation; chemical engineering; separation technology; catalysis; biotechnology; education; sustainability; chemosensors
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Prof. Dr. Michael O'Sullivan
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Department of Engineering Science, University of Auckland, New Zealand
Interests: geothermal modelling, computational fluid dynamics
Prof. Dr. Simon Rees
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School of Civil Engineering, University of Leeds, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: building energy; geothermal heating and cooling; energy geotechnics; thermal energy storage; thermal energy networks; building simulation methods
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. M. Sergio Campobasso
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Renewable Energy and Computational Fluid Dynamics, Lancaster University, LA1 4YR Lancaster, UK
Interests: Offshore Renewable Energy; Distributed wind energy generation; Wind and tidal current turbine fluid mechanics; Floating offshore wind; Surface gravity wave loads on tidal current turbines; Turbine/wake interactions; Horizontal and Vertical Axis Turbines; Oscillating wings for power generation; Blade erosion and maintenance planning; Deterministic and probabilistic multi-disciplinary turbine analysis and design; Turbulence modelling; Frequency-domain Navier-Stokes CFD; Applied machine learning; High-performance computing
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Prof. Dr. Sergio Nardini
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Università degli Studi della Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Via Roma 29, 81031 Aversa (CE), Italy
Interests: thermal systems; active solar systems; passive solar systems; heat transfer with nanofluids and porous media; forecast of energy consumption
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Prof. Dr. Susan E. Powers
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Sustainable Environmental Systems Director, Institute for a Sustainable Environment; Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering, Clarkson University, 8 Clarkson Ave, Potsdam NY 13699-5715, USA
Interests: sustainable energy systems, circular economy, lifecycle assessment, greenhouse gas inventory, industrial ecology
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Koji Tokimatsu
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Department of Transdisciplinary Science and Engineering, School of Environment and Society, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan
Interests: lifecyle assessment (LCA); energy science and engineering; energy systems; social science and technology; innovation; resources and environment development economics, etc.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Johnsen Low
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WMG Energy Innovation Centre, University of Warwick, Coventry CV4 7AL, UK
Interests: accelerating the advances in electrochemistry research through to electrochemical engineering scale-up including cell design engineering; device manufacturing (battery, supercapacitor) and process optimisation (chemical, electrochemical)
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Tania Urmee
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Engineering and Energy, College of Science, Health, Engineering and Education, Murdoch University, Western Australia
Interests: energy policy; sustainable and renewable energy planning, energy linkage; sustainable development goals (SDGs)
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Prof. Dr. Ali Elkamel
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 200 University Avenue West, Waterloo, ON, N2L 3G1, Canada
Department of Chemical Engineering, Khalifa University of Science & Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE
Interests: energy and environmental engineering systems; air pollution modeling, simulation and control; sustainable development, planning and scheduling of process operations; dynamic modeling and optimization; combinatorial optimization
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Prof. Dr. Miadreza Shafie-khah
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School of Technology and Innovations, University of Vaasa, 65200 Vaasa, Finland
Interests: smart grid; demand response; electric vehicle; power system; electricity market
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Dr. Hua Li
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Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, Kingsville, TX 78363, USA
Interests: renewable energy; especially wind energy and wave energy; active disassembly; simulation; optimization; engineering education
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Dr. Vincenzo Bianco
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DIME/TEC, Division of Thermal Energy and Environmental Conditioning, University of Genoa, Genova, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency; energy transition; energy economics; energy policy; sustainability
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Dr. Domenico Mazzeo
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Department of Mechanical, Energy and Management Engineering (DIMEG), University of Calabria, P. Bucci 46/C, 87036 Rende (CS), Italy
Interests: phase change materials; green roofs; solar-wind hybrid systems; dynamic behavior of building envelopes; nZEB; heat pumps; air conditioning systems; indoor thermal comfort; electric vehicles; solar and wind source modeling; thermal storage; multi-objective optimization
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Prof. Dr. Gaetano Zizzo
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Dipartimento di Ingegneria, Università di Palermo, Viale delle Scienze, Edificio 9, I-90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: electrical power engineering; power systems simulation; photovoltaics; renewable energy technologies
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Prof. Dr. Jenny Palm
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International Institute for Industrial Environmental Economics, Lund University, 223 50 Lund, Sweden
Interests: urban governance and urban planning processes; local and regional policy processes; socio-technical systems; energy systems; end-users and energy consumption; smart grid; prosumers; energy communities
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Dr. Grigorios L. Kyriakopoulos
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School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Electric Power Division, Photometry Laboratory, National Technical University of Athens, 9 Heroon Polytechniou Street, 15780 Athens, Greece
Interests: engineering; environment; energy; renewable energy sources; waste management from organic pollutants; properties of polymer materials; business administration; education; culture; human resource management; psychology; urban and regional development; forest resource management; extroversion and internationalization of small and medium enterprises (SMEs); development economics; environmental systems; circular economy; behavioral ecology
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Prof. Dr. Byungik Chang
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University of New Haven, West Haven, CT, USA
Interests: renewable energy; feasibility; LEED; higher education for sustainability; sustainable infrastructure design
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Graziano Salvalai
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Department of architecture built environment and construction engineering - ABC, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; zero energy building design; passive heating and cooling systems; innovative materials for buildings; building energy simulation and monitoring
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yanhai Du
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Faculty of Applied Engineering, Director of Sustainability / Fuel Cell Laboratory, College of Aeronautics & Engineering (CAE), Kent State University, Kent, Ohio 44242, USA
Interests: solid oxide fuel cells; clean energy; additive manufacturing; sustainability
Dr. Kubilay Tekin
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Department of Environmental Engineering, Karabuk University, Karabuk, 78050, Turkey
Interests: Energy and Environment, Renewable Energy, Biomass Conversion, Hydrothermal carbon, Pyrolysis, Hydrothermal Treatment, Biomass Energy, Biofuel Production
Dr. Doug Arent
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Scientific Computing and Energy Analysis, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO 80401, United States
Interests: integration of renewable energy in energy systems, energy system modeling, power market design, energy/food/water/climate change nexus, sustainable development
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Prof. Dr. John Barrett
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School of Earth and Environment, University of Leeds, Leeds LS2 9JT, UK
Interests: low carbon futures; energy and economic modelling; climate policy; resource efficiency
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Prof. Dr. Prabir Basu
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Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS B3J 2X4, Canada
Interests: biomass energy conversion, clean coal technology, gasification, torrefaction, combustion, fluidized bed conversion, boiler design, carbon capture, circulating fluidized bed
Prof. Dr. Umberto Berardi
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Faculty of Engineering and Architectural Science, Ryerson University, Toronto, ON M5B 2K3, Canada
Interests: energy efficiency; new materials; lighting
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Prof. Dr. Ajay K. Dalai
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Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK Canada S7N 5A9
Interests: hydro-deoxygenation; hydrogenolysis; hydrogenation; biomass; esterification and transesterification; pyrolysis; gasification; hydrothermal treatment; Fischer-Tropsch synthesis; hydroprocessing
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Dr. Alessandro Franco

Department of Energy, Systems, Territory and Constructions Engineering, University of Pisa, Largo Lucio Lazzarino, 56126 Pisa, Italy
Interests: applied thermodynamics; heat transfer; renewable energy; solar energy; geothermal energy; energy efficiency; energy systems optimization
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Dr. Stefan Hirschberg
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Laboratory for Energy Systems Analysis, Energy Divisions, Paul Scherrer Institut (PSI), CH-5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland
Interests: energy systems; mobility systems; life cycle assessment; cost assessment; externalities; risk assessment; resilience; sustainability assessment; scenario modeling; decision support
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Prof. Dr. Gregorio Iglesias Rodriguez
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1 Marine Renewable Energy, MaREI Centre, Environmental Research Institute, School of Engineering, University College Cork, Cork, Ireland;
2 School of Engineering, Faculty of Science & Engineering, University of Plymouth, Room 306, Marine Building, Drake Circus, Plymouth, Devon, PL4 8AA, UK
Interests: wave energy; tidal stream energy; coastal structures; estuarine hydrodynamics; coastal morphology; artificial intelligence applied to coastal engineering
Prof. Dr. John K. Kaldellis
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Lab of Soft Energy Applications & Environmental Protection, TEI of Piraeus, P.O. Box 41046, Athens 12201, Greece
Interests: Feasibility Analysis of Energy Sector Applications; Certification, Auditing, Monitoring and Assessment of RES-based Power Plants; Renewable Energy Sources, Technological, Financial and Social Implications, and Implementation; Social Attitude towards Renewable Energy Applications; Technological Progress in Wind, Hydro and Solar Energy Market; Stand Alone Wind Energy and Photovoltaic Systems; Wind-Hydro Energy Production Systems; Evaluation of Energy Storage Systems; RES Based Desalination; Waste Management and Recycling Techniques; Environmental Technology-Atmospheric Pollution; Aero-thermodynamic Analysis of High Speed Turbomachines
Prof. Frédéric Kuznik

INSA-Lyon, CETHIL, F-69621 Villeurbanne, France
Interests: energy efficient buildings / districts; energy management in buildings; heat storage
Prof. Dr. Lin Lu
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Facutly of Constrcution and Environment, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong, China
Interests: renewable energy applications and technology development, green building nanomaterial development, and fluid mechanics and heat/mass transfer related to building studies
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Prof. Dr. Darren McCauley
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Senior Lecturer, Director of the St. Andrews Sustainability Institute, School of Geography and Sustainable Development, University of St. Andrews until 31st December 2019 (Full Professor in the Management of International Social Challenges, Erasmus School of Social and Behavioural Sciences, Erasmus University Rotterdam from January 2020)
Interests: Just transition; sustainability; policy, law and politics
Prof. Dr. Barry D. Solomon
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Graduate Program in Environmental and Energy Policy, Department of Social Sciences, Michigan Technological University, 1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931-1295, USA
Interests: biofuels; bioenergy; energy policy; nuclear power; renewable energy
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Prof. Dr. Krishnan Sumathy

Department of Mechanical Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, ND 58108, USA
Interests: solar thermal technologies - refrigeration; water heating; water pumps; concentrating systems; photovoltaic thermal systems; dye-sensitized solar cell; integrated renewable energy systems (solar, wind & biomass)
Prof. Dr. Diego Vicinanza
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Department of Civil Engineering, Design, Building and Environment (DICDEA), Seconda Università di Napoli (SUN), Via Roma 29, 81031 Aversa (CE), Italy
Interests: wave energy converters; wave energy assessment; coastal engineering; maritime structures; coastal hydrodynamic; coastal morphodynamic
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Prof. Dr. Francesco Asdrubali
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Department of Engineering, Roma Tre University, Via Vito Volterra, 62, 00146 Roma, Italy
Interests: energy in buildings; energy saving; renewable and alternative energies; life cycle assessment
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Prof. Dr. Ali Bahadori-Jahromi
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School of Computing and Engineering, University Of West London
Interests: Sustainable engineering; Building simulation; Building design; Building Engineering; Building envelope; Carbon dioxide (Co2)
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Prof. Dr. Antonio Messineo
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Faculty of Engineering and Architecture, University of Enna Kore, Cittadella Universitaria - 94100 Enna, Italy
Interests: renewable energies; energy efficiency; energy planning; environmental impact; sustainable engineering
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Behnam Taebi
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1. Department of Values, Technology and Innovation, Faculty of Technology, Policy and Management, Delft University of Technology, 2628 BX Delft, The Netherlands
2. Delft Safety & Security Institute, Delft University of Technology, 2628 BX Delft, The Netherlands
Interests: responsible innovation; values in design, ethics of sustainability; safety and security governance; engineering ethics
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