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Prof. Dr. Agostina Chiavola
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Department of Civil, Constructional and Environmental Engineering (DICEA), Faculty of Civil and Industrial Engineering, University of Rome Sapienza, 00184 Rome, Italy
Interests: water and wastewater treatments and reuse; sludge management, minimization and treatment; biological, chemical and physical processes for environmental engineering
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Prof. Dr. Muyiwa S Adaramola
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Renewable Energy Research Group, Faculty of Environmental Sciences and Natural Resource Management, Norwegian University of Life Sciences, Ås, Norway
Interests: renewable energy systems and technologies; wind energy resource assessment; wind turbine performance and wake; solar energy resource assessment and renewable energy based energy systems
Prof. Dr. Rodney C. Ewing
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Department of Geological Sciences in the School of Earth, Energy and Environmental Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305-6165, USA
Interests: energy; international development; nuclear risk; nuclear safety
Dr. Vanessa Bach
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Chair of Sustainable Engineering, Technische Universität Berlin, 10623 Berlin, Germany
Interests: product environmental footprint; life cycle assessment; abiotic and biotic resources; environmental impact assessment
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Prof. Dr. Fabio Giannetti
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Department of Astronautical, Electrical and Energy Engineering, Sapienza University of Rome, 00186 Roma, Italy
Interests: fusion and fission power plant design and analysis; deterministic safety analysis; two-phase thermal-hydraulics; TH-NK coupled simulations; liquid metals thermal-hydraulics; Nuclear BoP design; UQ in severe accidents; decommissioning
Dr. Mashor Housh *
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Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Management, University of Haifa, Haifa, Israel
Interests: sustainable design, operation and monitoring of water supply systems; planning and management of water resources systems under uncertainty; optimization under uncertainty; robust optimization; large-scale optimization of infrastructure systems
* Senior Lecturer, Head of the Global Green MBA Program
Prof. Dr. Emilio Bastidas-Arteaga
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Laboratory of Engineering Sciences for Environment, UMR CNRS 7356, La Rochelle University, 17042 La Rochelle, France
Interests: reliability; deterioration; climate change; maintenance; sustainability; reinforced concrete; corrosion; timber
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Dr. Anna Björklund
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Department of Sustainable Development, Environmental Science and Engineering, Royal Institute of Technology KTH, Teknikringen 10B, S-10044 Stockholm, Sweden
Interests: application of Life cycle assessment (LCA) for policy, planning, and assessment of technology; application areas: local and national waste planning; waste valorisation and resource recovery; emerging technology and materials; circular economy; transport infrastructure and vehicle design
Prof. Dr. Raymond Gradus
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School of Business and Economics and Tinbergen Institute, VU University, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Interests: local government; privatization; circular economy; plastic waste; waste pricing
Dr. Ihsanullah Ihsanullah
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Center for Environment & Water (CEW) Research Institute, King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran 31261, Saudi Arabia
Interests: water treatment; membrane separations; adsorption; nanomaterials; carbon-based adsorbents; desalination; MXenes
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Prof. Dr. Fausto Cavallaro
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Department of Economics, University of Molise, Via De Sanctis, 86100 Campobasso, Italy
Interests: multi-criteria; fuzzy set; soft computing; renewable energy; sustainability; circular economy; technology assessment; HyperSoft sets
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Prof. Dr. Saeed Chehreh Chelgani
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Minerals and Metallurgical Engineering, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering, Luleå University of Technology, SE-971 87 Luleå, Sweden
Interests: mineral processing; flotation; surface chemistry; rare earth processing; coal preparation; graphite processing; leaching; modeling; neural network; random forest
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Prof. Dr. Mohammad Elahinia
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Dynamic and Smart Systems Laboratory, Department of Mechanical Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, The University of Toledo, Toledo, OH 43606, USA
Interests: additive manufacturing; 3D printing; shape memory alloys; materials engineering; finite element analysis; control systems engineering; product design and development; electrical engineering; design engineering; product development; manufacturing process mechanics; mechanical processes; machining; experimental analysis of behavior; design optimization; MR fluids; mechanical vibrations; medical devices; computer-aided engineering
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Dr. Gabriela Ionescu
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Departement of Energy Production and Use, Faculty of Power Engineering , University Politehnica of Bucharest, Splaiul Independenţei 313, Romania
Interests: integrated waste management; circular economy; waste to energy; renewable energy; energy and environmental sustainability; intermediate bioenergy carriers; environmental impact assessment
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Dr. Marco Lauteri
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National Research Council, Institute of Research on Terrestrial Ecosystems (CNR-IRET), Via Guglielmo Marconi n. 2, 05010 Porano (TR), Italy
Interests: biodiversity; sustainability; ecological networks; stable isotopes; agriculture; forestry; agroecology; agroforestry systems; socio-ecological systems; plant physiological ecology; abiotic constraints on primary productivity; drought; salinity; desertification; water-use efficiency; conservation of genetic diversity; climate change; participative approach; fuzzy cognitive mapping; water-food-energy-ecosystem nexus
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Prof. Dr. Rajesh Kumar Jyothi
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Korea Institute of Geoscience and Mineral Resources (KIGAM) 124 Gwahak-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon 34132, Korea
Interests: resources to materials via environmental management; sustainable secondary resource innovation; hydrometallurgy and urban mining; clean energy technology applications and sustainable energy solutions; establishing a policy for resource recovery and recycling
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Dr. Stanislav Martinat
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1. Department of Environmental Geography, Institute of Geonics, Czech Academy of Sciences, Drobneho 28, 608 00 Brno, Czech Republic
2. Department of Geography, Faculty of Science, Palacky University, 17. listopadu 12, 771 46 Olomouc, Czech Republic
Interests: diffusion and uptake of renewable energy technology; socio-spatial consequences of occurrence of anaerobic digestion plants; agricultural change; brownfield regeneration; perception of brownfields; their alternative re-use options; regional brownfield prioritization
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Dr. John R. McIntyre
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Scheller College of Business, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA
Interests: international business strategy; export-import management; comparative management; international technology transfer; international political economy; issues relating to the globalization of the management; curriculum
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Dr. Bradley Hiller
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Consultant, Asian Development Bank, Mandaluyong 1550, Metro Manila, Philippines
Interests: ecosystem restoration; sustainable development; climate change; poverty alleviation
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Dr. Dimitrios Komilis
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Department of Environmental Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Kimmeria Campus, GR 671 00 Xanthi, Greece
Interests: solid wastes; life cycle analysis; biological treatment; bioplastics; composting
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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: environment, renewable energy; economic development; environmental impact analysis; climate change; atmospheric pollution; water pollution regulations; environmental management standards; technology transfer; sustainability; higher education policy
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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; energy efficiency in building; urban planning
Dr. Lorna Philip
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Geography and Environment, School of Geoscience, University of Aberdeen, King's College, Aberdeen AB24 3UF, Scotland, UK
Interests: rural geographies; rural digital society; rural demographic ageing; sustainable rural communities
Prof. Dr. Chongchong Qi
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School of Resources and Safety Engineering, Central South University, Changsha 410012, China
Interests: cemented paste backfill(CPB); utilization of inorganic waste and residues; green or sustainable mining; materials science, especially cementitious materials; artificial intelligence; big data
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Prof. Dr. Beelee Chua
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School of Electrical Engineering, Korea University, 145 Anam-ro, Seongbuk-gu, Seoul 02841, Korea
Interests: wearable diagnostics and therapeutics; disposable devices; edible sensors; insulin pumps; glucose sensors
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Dr. Elena Cristina Rada
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Civil Environmental and Mechanical Engineering Department - DICAM, University of Trento, via Mesiano 77, 38123 Trento, Italy
Interests: environmental pollution; circular economy; waste and wastewater management; human health; renewable energy; interdisciplinary approaches for environmental management; air quality; environmental sustainability
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Dr. Jaehak Jeong
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BREC, Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University, Temple, TX, USA
Interests: crop model; water; irrigation; drainage; agricultural water management; salinity; sustainable water use; water efficiency; water productivity; water reuse; climate change; water quality
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Prof. Dr. Gbekeloluwa B. Oguntimein
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Department of Civil Engineering, Morgan State University, Baltimore, MD 21251, USA
Interests: environmental impact and risk assessment; water supply engineering; biological wastewater treatment; civil engineering project management; sustainable energy.
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Dr. Shashi Kant Bhatia
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Department of Biological Engineering, Konkuk University, Seoul, Korea
Interests: biocatalysis and enzyme engineering; biofuel; biomaterial; biochemical engineering; antibiotics; metabolic engineering; glycosylation; bioencapsulation; mutagenesis; protein purification; molecular biology
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Prof. Dr. Alan Randall
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The Sustainability Institute, The Ohio State University, 3018 Smith Laboratory, 174 W. 18th Avenue, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
Interests: sustainability criteria; weak sustainability; resilience; environmental economics; resource economics; valuation of environmental services; cost benefit analysis; integrated assessment modeling; environmental markets; conservation; restoration; biodiversity
Dr. Prajal Pradhan
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Urban Transformations Group, RD2 Climate Resilience, Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK), Potsdam, Germany
Interests: sustainable transformation; sustainable food systems; food security; climate change impact; adaptation; mitigation; sustainable cities; ecosystem services; urban transformation
Dr. Graziano Salvalai
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Department of Architecture, Construction Engineering and Built Environment, Polytechnic University of Milan, 20133 Milan, Italy
Interests: energy efficiency in buildings; zero energy building design; passive heating and cooling systems; innovative materials for buildings; building energy simulation and monitoring
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Dr. Zachary A. Smith
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Environmental and Natural Resources Policy, Politics and International Affairs, Box 15036, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ 86011, USA
Interests: sustainability environmental policy; water policy; natural resources law; public land law and natural resources administration
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Prof. Dr. Ahjeong Son
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Department of Environmental Science and Engineering at Ewha Womans University, 52 Ewhayeodae-gil, Seodaemun-gu, Seoul, Korea
Interests: environmental sensors; environmental microbiology; water sustainability; nano-biosensors; microbial population dynamics; environmental monitoring; water and wastewater treatment; in-situ portable system
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Prof. Dr. Antoni Sánchez
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Department of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 08193 Bellaterra, Spain
Interests: design and use of biological systems for the treatment of organic waste (composting and anaerobic digestion); nanotechnology for environmental remediation; solid-state fermentation to convert wastes into bio-products
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Prof. Dr. Ozgur Kisi
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Department of Civil Engineering, Faculty of Natural Sciences and Engineering Ilia State University, 0162 Tbilisi, Georgia
Interests: developing novel algorithms and methods towards the innovative solution of hydrologic forecasting and modeling; suspended sediment modeling; forecasting, estimation, and spatial and temporal analysis of hydro-climatic variables such as precipitation, streamflow, suspended sediment, evaporation, evapotranspiration, groundwater, lake level and water quality parameters; hydro-informatics
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Dr. Miguel Ángel Reyes Belmonte
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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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Dr. Riccardo Testa
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Department of Agricultural and Forest Sciences, University of Palermo, 90128 Palermo, Italy
Interests: consumer behavior; farm and supply chain management; green economy; sustainable food productions
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Dr. Giuseppe Todde
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Department of Agricultural Science, University of Sassari, Viale Italia 39, 07100 Sassari, Italy
Interests: energy and environmental impact of dairy farms; environmental sustainability of agricultural systems: energy and environmental performance of photovoltaic irrigation systems; precision livestock farming; wearable technologies; mechanization of livestock farms; smart glasses for augmented reality; logistics of milk collection; life cycle assessment; direct and indirect energy analysis of livestock farms
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Dr. Domenico Ronga
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Centro Ricerche Produzioni Animali - CRPA, Viale Timavo, 43/2, 42121 Reggio Emilia, Italy
Interests: low input system; organic agriculture; sustainability; crop production; composting; digestate; by-products; biostimulant; biofertilizer; abiotic stress; precision agriculture
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Dr. Kristof Van Assche
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1. Earth and Atmospheric Science, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada
2. ZEF/ Center for Development Research, Bonn University, Bonn, Germany
Interests: governance; environmental policy; spatial planning and design; development studies; natural resources; institutional design; innovation; transition; resilience
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Prof. Dr. Zuzana Vranayova
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Faculty of Civil Engineering, Institute of Architectural Engineering, Technical University of Kosice, 042 00 Kosice, Slovakia
Interests: sustainable water sources for buildings; water recycling; green walls and roofs
Prof. Dr. George Xydis
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Department of Business Development and Technology (BTECH/AU Herning), Aarhus University, Engineering & Technology Research Group–EngTech, Center for Energy Technologies–CET, Birk Centerpark 15, 7400 Herning, Denmark
Interests: energy planning and resources optimization; wind resource assessment; exergy analysis; energy demand; electricity markets
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Prof. Dr. Dalia Štreimikienė
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Lithuanian Energy Institute, LT-44403 Kaunas, Lithuania
Interests: environmental and climate change mitigation policies; sustainable development; rural development; sustainability assessment in energy and agriculture
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