Head of research group "Sustainable Value Chains" at the Institute for Industrial Production (IIP) within Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Executive Director of the French-German Institute for Environmental Research (DFIU)
Simon Glöser-Chahoud graduated from TU Berlin with a diploma in industrial engineering in 2010 and he holds a doctorate degree from TU Clausthal . Before joining IIP/KIT, where he currently holds a position as the head of the “Sustainable Value Chains” research group, he worked as a project manager and research associate at Fraunhofer ISI for more than six years. Since 2021 he is the executive director of the French-German Institute for Environmental Research (DFIU) within KIT.
Material and substance flow modeling, circular economy, product lifecycles and lifecycle assessment, bio-based industrial processes, cleaner production, techno-economic and ecological process evaluation