Claudia Binder
Ecole politechnique federal de Lausanne (EPFL)
Lausanne, Switzerland
Member ID 0030
Member since Apr 29, 2001
Status Active


Claudia R. Binder is Full Professor in the Laboratory for Human-Environment Relations in Urban Systems at EPF Lausanne, Switzerland. Her research interests lie in analyzing, modeling and assessing transitions towards sustainability. She develops inter-and transdisciplinary methods to depict the key aspects of the ecological and social systems, analyze their regulatory mechanisms, and assess scenarios and policies from a sustainability perspective.

Research Interests

Urban Metabolism, Material flow analysis, social-ecological-technical systems, interdisciplinary approaches, agent-based modeling