The Environmental Engineering and Management Program is pleased to invite you to the Special Lecture on “Application of Life Cycle Assessment to Waste Management Systems” by Prof. Shabbir H. Gheewala, The Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment (JGSEE), King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand.
Professor Shabbir H. Gheewala is a professor at the Joint Graduate School of Energy and Environment (JGSEE), Thailand where he teaches Life Cycle Assessment and has led the Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment Lab for over 20 years. He also holds an adjunct professorship at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, USA and is a Distinguished Adjunct Professor at AIT. His research focuses on sustainability assessment of energy systems; sustainability indicators; circular economy; and certification issues in biofuels and the agro-industry. He is a national expert on life cycle inventory as well as carbon and water footprinting in Thailand. He mentors the research network on sustainability assessment and policy for food, fuel and climate change in Thailand.
He has been ranked as one of the world’s top 1000 most influential climate scientists (Reuter’s Hot List 2021) and the world’s top 1% of the most-cited researchers in “earth and environmental sciences” (2020). More recently, he has been awarded the Mahidol Science Environment & Sustainability Award (2022).
With about 300 papers in peer reviewed journals and a Scopus h-index of 49, he is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Sustainable Energy and Environment, Specialty Chief Editor of Quantitative Sustainability Assessment at Frontiers in Sustainability, and on the editorial boards of the Sustainable Production and Consumption (Elsevier), International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment (Springer), and a host of other international journals.
All interested are welcome to this special lecture.
This special lecture will be held via hybrid system on:
Date: Monday, 19 September 2022
Time: 13.00-16.00 hrs.
Venue: E222, Academic Building, Asian Institute of Technology
Zoom Meeting ID: 521 552 7772