Research Area: Hydrometallurgical recycling of waste lithium-ion batteries using environmentally benign acid alternatives.
Research Area: Urban form and energy use and distributed energy systems.
Research Area: Waste to energy, forecasting technological progress; and electrical vehicles implementation and the smart grid.
Research Area: Environmental impacts of material flows, policy, and economic value for Gen-II solar photovoltaics at end-of-life.
Research Area: Waste to energy systems.
Research Area: Exploring the environmental and economic trade-offs associated with end-of-life (EOL) decisions for consumer products.
Research Area: Economic and environmental impacts of reforming bio-fuel and bio/petro blends to produce hydrogen for solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC)-based auxiliary power units (APU's).
Research Area: Water management in proton exchange membrane (PEM) fuel cells, with particular focus on economic trade-offs among strategies for mitigating water accumulation at the channel-to-manifold interface.
Research Area: Analysis of the integration of waste-to-energy technologies in the New York State dairy farm and food manufacturing industries using multi-criteria decision strategies to optimize renewable energy generation.
Research Area: Material flow analysis of lithium ion batteries, specifically for emerging EV technologies, including industrial ecology (material flow analysis, life cycle assessment) and technology forecasting, with an emphasis on energy, material and waste management implications.
Research Area: Developing new sustainability models based on community ecology principles and optimal foraging theory to more effectively characterize and manage lifecycle impacts of a group of rapidly evolving products (i.e., consumer electronics) owned by a household..
Research Area: Service Life Cycle Decision Framework, and True savings of Remanufacturing.
Research Area: Exploring the environmental risk and opportunities associated with end-of-life lithium-ion batteries, by quantifying nano-particle exposure risks during recycling processes and applying life cycle assessment methodology to evaluate the environmental impacts.
Research Area: Evaluation of eco-design tools for implementation in product design and development processes and product sectors.
Research Area: Life cycling assessment and life cycle costing of industrial symbiosis. Sustainable design.