Fanran Meng
University of Sheffield
Sheffield, United Kingdom
Member ID 2853
Member since Jun 09, 2021
Status Active


Dr Fanran Meng is a Lecturer/Assistant Professor in Sustainable Chemical Engineering at the Faculty of Engineering of the University of Sheffield. He is also a Resource and Sustainability Engineer at Neutreeno, Ltd. Previously, he was a Research Associate and Sustainability Fellow at the University of Cambridge. He obtained his PhD in Materials Engineering and Materials Design from the University of Nottingham in 2017.

Research Interests

His research focuses on resource efficiency and engineering sustainability driving reductions in environmental impacts and the development of sustainable engineering practices. His research applies and develops whole systems approaches (process simulation, material flow analysis, life cycle assessment and techno-economic analysis with optimisation algorithm) to complex engineering systems to better understand the transition towards a low carbon economy.
• Sustainable Materials
• Plastics and chemicals
• Carbon Fibre Composite Recycling and Reuse
• Managing End-of-life Wind Turbine Wastes
• Net zero technologies
• Material Flow Analysis
• Life Cycle Assessment
• Techno-economic Analysis