EPFL researchers are actively publishing in areas pertinent to sustainability. The latest of these publications can be found below.

Assessment of the Environmental Impacts of Bridge Designs Involving UHPFRC

N. Bertola; C. Küpfer; E. Kälin; E. Brühwiler 

Sustainability. 2021-11-10. Vol. 13, num. 22, p. 12399. DOI : 10.3390/su132212399.

Industry Commons: an ecosystem approach to horizontal enablers for sustainable cross-domain industrial innovation (a positioning paper)

M. Magas; D. Kiritsis 

International Journal Of Production Research. 2021-10-26. DOI : 10.1080/00207543.2021.1989514.

Planning for plurality of streets: a spheric approach to micromobilities

F. Bahrami; A. Rigal 

Mobilities. 2021-10-23. DOI : 10.1080/17450101.2021.1984850.

Enhancing Algae Biomass Production by Using Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells as Filters

E. Damergi; P. Qin; S. Sharma; M. K. Nazeeruddin; C. Ludwig 

ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 2021-10-20. DOI : 10.1021/acssuschemeng.1c03780.

Zero-defect manufacturing the approach for higher manufacturing sustainability in the era of industry 4.0: a position paper

F. Psarommatis; J. Sousa; J. P. Mendonca; D. Kiritsis 

International Journal Of Production Research. 2021-10-16. DOI : 10.1080/00207543.2021.1987551.

Coupling electrocoagulation and solar photocatalysis for electro- and photo-catalytic removal of carmoisine by Ag/graphitic carbon nitride: Optimization by process modeling and kinetic studies

M. Shams; H. Balouchi; H. Alidadi; F. Asadi; E. K. Goharshadi et al. 

Journal Of Molecular Liquids. 2021-10-15. Vol. 340, p. 116917. DOI : 10.1016/j.molliq.2021.116917.

Tissue Engineering with Mechanically Induced Solid‐Fluid Transitions

E. Mailand; E. Özelçi; J. Kim; M. Rüegg; O. Chaliotis et al. 

Advanced Materials. 2021-10-14.  p. 2106149. DOI : 10.1002/adma.202106149.

Social media and deep learning capture the aesthetic quality of the landscape

I. Havinga; D. Marcos; P. W. Bogaart; L. Hein; D. Tuia 

Scientific Reports. 2021-10-08. Vol. 11, p. 1-11, 20000. DOI : 10.1038/s41598-021-99282-0.

Recycling Thermal Insulation Materials: A Case Study on More Circular Management of Expanded Polystyrene and Stonewool in Switzerland and Research Agenda

V. Superti; T. Forman; C. Houmani 

Resources-Basel. 2021-10-01. Vol. 10, num. 10, p. 104. DOI : 10.3390/resources10100104.

Renewal of a fixed railway track using UHPFRC – first use worldwide of UHPFRC in rail track construction, part 1

A. Hochuli; J-G. Trouillet; E. Bruehwiler; O. Schulz; M. Hoffmann 

Bautechnik. 2021-10-01. DOI : 10.1002/bate.202000091.

Methodology for energy retrofitting of Modern Architecture. The case study of the Olivetti office building in the UNESCO site of Ivrea

G. Galbiati; F. Medici; F. Graf; G. Marino 

Journal of Building Engineering. 2021-09-29. Vol. 44, p. 103378. DOI : 10.1016/j.jobe.2021.103378.

Carrier Transport Layer-Free Perovskite Solar Cells

L. Wang; S. Yang; Q. Han; F. Yu; H. Zhang et al. 

Chemsuschem. 2021-09-24. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.202101592.

Nature-Inspired Circular-Economy Recycling for Proteins: Proof of Concept

S. Giaveri; A. M. Schmitt; L. Roset Julia; V. Scamarcio; A. Murello et al. 

Advanced Materials. 2021-09-23.  p. 2104581. DOI : 10.1002/adma.202104581.

Climate change and energy performance of European residential building stocks-A comprehensive impact assessment using climate big data from the coordinated regional climate downscaling experiment

Y. Yang; K. Javanroodi; V. M. Nik 

Applied Energy. 2021-09-15. Vol. 298, p. 117246. DOI : 10.1016/j.apenergy.2021.117246.

Obstacles and opportunities for reducing dwelling size to shrink the environmental footprint of housing: Tenants’ residential preferences and housing choice

C. Karlen; A. Pagani; C. R. Binder 

Journal Of Housing And The Built Environment. 2021-09-13. DOI : 10.1007/s10901-021-09884-3.

Improving frequency containment reserve provision in run-of-river hydropower plants

F. Gerini; E. Vagnoni; R. Cherkaoui; M. Paolone 

Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 2021-09-10. Vol. 28, num. December 2021, p. 100538. DOI : 10.1016/j.segan.2021.100538.

Copper, my precious!

R. Buonsanti 

Nature Catalysis. 2021-09-01. Vol. 4, num. 9, p. 736-737. DOI : 10.1038/s41929-021-00674-2.

Towards a Plastic Circular Economy: Bio-derived Plastics and their End-of-life Strategies

S. B. C. Verstraeten; A. van Muyden; F. D. Bobbink 

Chimia. 2021-09-01. Vol. 75, num. 9, p. 744-751. DOI : 10.2533/chimia.2021.744.

The Role of Biowaste: A Multi-Objective Optimization Platform for Combined Heat, Power and Fuel

R. Amorim Leandro De Castro Amoedo; N. Morisod; J. Granacher; F. Maréchal 

Frontiers in Energy Research. 2021-09-01. Vol. 9(2021), p. 718310. DOI : 10.3389/fenrg.2021.718310.

Numerical investigation on the volute cutwater for pumps running in turbine mode

A. Morabito; E. Vagnoni; M. Di Matteo; P. Hendrick 

Renewable Energy. 2021-09-01. Vol. 175, p. 807-824. DOI : 10.1016/j.renene.2021.04.112.

Uncovering the Activity of Alkaline Earth Metal Hydrogenation Catalysis Through Molecular Volcano Plots

S. Das; B. D. Tobel; M. Alonso; C. Corminboeuf 

Topics in Catalysis. 2021-08-25. DOI : 10.1007/s11244-021-01480-7.

Reviewing the application of machine learning methods to model urban form indicators in planning decision support systems : potential, issues and challenges

S. C. Koumetio Tekouabou; E. B. Diop; R. Azmi; R. Jaligot; J. Chenal 

Journal of King Saud University – Computer and Information Sciences. 2021-08-20. DOI : 10.1016/j.jksuci.2021.08.007.

Development of indoor environmental quality index using a low-cost monitoring platform

I. Mujan; D. Licina; M. Kljajic; A. Culic; A. S. Andelkovic 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-08-20. Vol. 312, p. 127846. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.127846.

Sustainable green processing of grape pomace for the production of value-added products: An overview

T. Ilyas; P. Chowdhary; D. Chaurasia; E. Gnansounou; A. Pandey et al. 

Environmental Technology & Innovation. 2021-08-01. Vol. 23, p. 101592. DOI : 10.1016/j.eti.2021.101592.

Exploring the relationship between urban form and land surface temperature (LST) in a semi-arid region Case study of Ben Guerir city – Morocco


Environmental Challenges. 2021-07-31. Vol. 5, p. 100229. DOI : 10.1016/j.envc.2021.100229.

Construction of Functional Superhydrophobic Biochars as Hydrogen Transfer Catalysts for Dehydrogenation of N-Heterocycles

S. Pang; F. Liu; Y. Zhang; Z. Dong; Q. Su et al. 

Acs Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 2021-07-12. Vol. 9, num. 27, p. 9062-9077. DOI : 10.1021/acssuschemeng.1c02322.

Editorial: Design and Control of Adaptive Civil Structures

G. Senatore; I. F. C. Smith 

Frontiers In Built Environment. 2021-07-09. Vol. 7, p. 729752. DOI : 10.3389/fbuil.2021.729752.

Techno-economic analysis and life cycle assessment of a biorefinery utilizing reductive catalytic fractionation

A. W. Bartling; M. L. Stone; R. J. Hanes; A. Bhatt; Y. Zhang et al. 

Energy & Environmental Science. 2021-07-08. DOI : 10.1039/d1ee01642c.

Dual Valorization of Lignin as a Versatile and Renewable Matrix for Enzyme Immobilization and (Flow) Bioprocess Engineering

A. I. Benitez-Mateos; S. Bertella; J. Behaghel de Bueren; J. S. Luterbacher; F. Paradisi 

Chemsuschem. 2021-07-05. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.202100926.

Prospects and challenges in designing photocatalytic particle suspension reactors for solar fuel processing

S. Nandy; S. A. Savant; S. Haussener 

Chemical Science. 2021-07-01. DOI : 10.1039/D1SC01504D.

Toward waste valorization by converting bioethanol production residues into nanoparticles and nanocomposite films

G. N. Riviere; F. Pion; M. Farooq; M. H. Sipponen; H. Koivula et al. 

Sustainable Materials And Technologies. 2021-07-01. Vol. 28, p. e00269. DOI : 10.1016/j.susmat.2021.e00269.

Production- and consumption-based energy use in the ASEAN Lessons from the Tiger and the cubs

N. S. Lopez; V. Moreau; K. D. Yu; A. S. F. Chiu; M. Xu 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-07-01. Vol. 304, p. 126986. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.126986.

Exergy and exergoeconomic analyses of sustainable furfural production via reactive distillation

K. Wiranarongkorn; K. Im-orb; J. Panpranot; F. Marechal; A. Arpornwichanop 

Energy. 2021-07-01. Vol. 226, p. 120339. DOI : 10.1016/

Lignin First: Confirming the Role of the Metal Catalyst in Reductive Fractionation

L. Chen; A. P. van Muyden; X. Cui; Z. Fei; N. Yan et al. 

Jacs Au. 2021-06-28. Vol. 1, num. 6, p. 729-733. DOI : 10.1021/jacsau.1c00018.

Effect of Backsheet Properties on PV Encapsulant Degradation during Combined Accelerated Aging Tests

D. E. Mansour; C. Barretta; L. Pitta Bauermann; G. Oreski; A. Schueler et al. 

Sustainability. 2021-06-26. Vol. 12, num. 12, p. 1-13, 5208. DOI : 10.3390/su12125208.

Unraveling how the concept of circularity relates to sustainability: An indicator-based meta-analysis applied at the urban scale

V. Superti; A. Merino-Saum; I. Baur; C. R. Binder 

Journal of Cleaner Production. 2021-06-24. Vol. 315, p. 128070. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.128070.

Design and temporal issues in Soil Bioengineering structures for the stabilisation of shallow soil movements

G. B. Bischetti; G. De Cesare; S. B. Mickovski; H. P. Rauch; M. Schwarz et al. 

Ecological Engineering. 2021-06-21. Vol. 169, p. 106309. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecoleng.2021.106309.

The cis-lunar ecosystem — A systems model and scenarios of the resource industry and its impact

M-A. Chavy-Macdonald; K. Oizumi; J-P. Kneib; K. Aoyama 

Acta Astronautica. 2021-06-19. Vol. 188, p. 545-558. DOI : 10.1016/j.actaastro.2021.06.017.

Growing maize landraces in industrialized countries: from the search for seeds to the emergence of new practices and values

M. Fenzi; N. Couix 

International Journal Of Agricultural Sustainability. 2021-06-08. DOI : 10.1080/14735903.2021.1933360.

An antiviral trap made of protein nanofibrils and iron oxyhydroxide nanoparticles

A. Palika; A. Armanious; A. Rahimi; C. Medaglia; M. Gasbarri et al. 

Nature Nanotechnology. 2021-06-03. DOI : 10.1038/s41565-021-00920-5.

Energy and techno-economic analysis of bio-based carboxylic acid recovery by adsorption

P. O. Saboe; L. P. Manker; H. R. Monroe; W. E. Michener; S. Haugen et al. 

Green Chemistry. 2021-06-02. DOI : 10.1039/d1gc01002f.

Measures against the abandonment of common property summer pastures: experimental evidence from joint appropriation-provision games

I. Baur; H. H. Nax 

Ecology And Society. 2021-06-01. Vol. 26, num. 2, p. 4. DOI : 10.5751/ES-12140-260204.

Electrochemical techniques for photoelectrode characterisation

F. E. Bedoya-Lora; I. Holmes-Gentle; A. Hankin 

Current Opinion In Green And Sustainable Chemistry. 2021-06-01. Vol. 29, p. 100463. DOI : 10.1016/j.cogsc.2021.100463.

Current trends and possibilities for exploitation of Grape pomace as a potential source for value addition

P. Chowdhary; A. Gupta; E. Gnansounou; A. Pandey; P. Chaturvedi 

Environmental Pollution. 2021-06-01. Vol. 278, p. 116796. DOI : 10.1016/j.envpol.2021.116796.

The embodied flow of built-up land in China?s interregional trade and its implications for regional carbon balance

X. Chuai; R. Gao; X. Huang; Q. Lu; R. Zhao 

Ecological Economics. 2021-06-01. Vol. 184, p. 106993. DOI : 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2021.106993.

Experimental investigation and analytical modelling of active yaw control for wind farm power optimization

H. Zong; F. Porte-Agel 

Renewable Energy. 2021-06-01. Vol. 170, p. 1228-1244. DOI : 10.1016/j.renene.2021.02.059.

Diformylxylose as a new polar aprotic solvent produced from renewable biomass

J. S. Luterbacher; A. O. Komarova; G. R. Dick 

Green Chemistry. 2021-05-28. Vol. 23, num. 9, p. 3459-3467. DOI : 10.1039/D1GC00641J.

Predictive user-based relocation through incentives in one-way car-sharing systems

P. Stokkink; N. Geroliminis 

Transportation Research Part B: Methodological. 2021-05-25. Vol. 149, p. 230-249. DOI : 10.1016/j.trb.2021.05.008.

Photodehydrogenation of Ethanol over Cu2O/TiO2 Heterostructures

C. Xing; Y. Zhang; Y. Liu; X. Wang; J. Li et al. 

Nanomaterials. 2021-05-25. Vol. 11, num. 6, p. 1399. DOI : 10.3390/nano11061399.

Performance assessment of grid-forming and grid-following converter-interfaced battery energy storage systems on frequency regulation in low-inertia power grids

Y. Zuo; Z. Yuan; F. Sossan; A. Zecchino; R. Cherkaoui et al. 

Sustainable Energy, Grids and Networks. 2021-05-20. Vol. 27, num. Sept. 2021, p. 100496. DOI : 10.1016/j.segan.2021.100496.

Towards circular phosphorus: The need of inter- and transdisciplinary research to close the broken cycle

C. Stamm; C. R. Binder; E. Frossard; P. M. Haygarth; A. Oberson et al. 

Ambio. 2021-05-19. DOI : 10.1007/s13280-021-01562-6.

‘Ecological concerns weren’t the main reason why I took the bus, that association only came afterwards’: on shifts in meanings of everyday mobility

F. Meinherz; L. Fritz 

Mobilities. 2021-05-19.  p. 1-18. DOI : 10.1080/17450101.2021.1919491.

Sustainable Automobilities in the Mobile Risk Society

S. Kesselring; W. Canzler; V. Kaufmann 

Sustainability. 2021-05-18. Vol. 13, num. 10, p. 5648. DOI : 10.3390/su13105648.

Dual Vacancies Confined in Nickel Phosphosulfide Nanosheets Enabling Robust Overall Water Splitting

Y. Tong; P. Chen; L. Chen; X. Cui 

Chemsuschem. 2021-05-17. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.202100720.

Silica-copper catalyst interfaces enable carbon-carbon coupling towards ethylene electrosynthesis

J. Li; A. Ozden; M. Wan; Y. Hu; F. Li et al. 

Nature Communications. 2021-05-14. Vol. 12, num. 1, p. 2808. DOI : 10.1038/s41467-021-23023-0.

Reducing personal air-travel: Restrictions, options and the role of justifications

R. Hansmann; C. R. Binder 

Transportation Research Part D: Transport and Environment. 2021-05-12. Vol. 96, p. 102859. DOI : 10.1016/j.trd.2021.102859.

A 3D printed bio-composite removable connection system for bamboo spatial structures

R. P. T. van Wassenhove; L. De Laet; A. Vassilopoulos 

Composite Structures. 2021-05-04. Vol. 269, p. 114047. DOI : 10.1016/j.compstruct.2021.114047.

Optimized hierarchical nickel sulfide as a highly active bifunctional catalyst for overall water splitting

Y. Tong; P. Chen 

Dalton Transactions. 2021-05-04. Vol. 50, num. 22, p. 7776-7782. DOI : 10.1039/d1dt00867f.

Carbon Dioxide Reduction to Methanol with a Molecular Cobalt-Catalyst-Loaded Porous Carbon Electrode Assisted by a CIGS Photovoltaic Cell**

R. Wang; E. Boutin; N. Barreau; F. Odobel; J. Bonin et al. 

Chemphotochem. 2021-05-04. Vol. 5, num. 8, p. 705-710. DOI : 10.1002/cptc.202100035.

Limestone Calcined Clay Cements (LC3)

F. Zunino; F. Martirena; K. Scrivener 

Aci Materials Journal. 2021-05-01. Vol. 118, num. 3, p. 49-60. DOI : 10.14359/51730422.

Designing and assessing solar energy neighborhoods from visual impact

P. Florio; G. Peronato; A. Perera; A. Di Blasi; K. H. Poon et al. 

Sustainable Cities and Society. 2021-04-25. Vol. 71, p. 102959. DOI : 10.1016/j.scs.2021.102959.

Simultaneous extraction and controlled chemical functionalization of hardwood lignin for improved phenolation

S. Bertella; J. S. Luterbacher 

Green Chemistry. 2021-04-21. DOI : 10.1039/d1gc00358e.

Fuel economy valuation and preferences of Indian two-wheeler buyers

P. Bansal; R. Dua; R. Krueger; D. J. Graham 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-04-20. Vol. 294, p. 126328. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.126328.

Prioritizing the effective strategies for construction and demolition waste management using fuzzy IDOCRIW and WASPAS methods

M. Eghbali-Zarch; R. Tavakkoli-Moghaddam; K. Dehghan-Sanej; A. Kaboli 

Engineering Construction And Architectural Management. 2021-04-13. DOI : 10.1108/ECAM-08-2020-0617.

The role of weather conditions in COVID-19 transmission: A study of a global panel of 1236 regions

C. Zhang; H. Liao; E. Strobl; H. Li; R. Li et al. 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-04-10. Vol. 292, p. 125987. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.125987.

Strategies for a Circular Economy in the Construction and Demolition Sector: Identifying the Factors Affecting the Recommendation of Recycled Concrete

V. Superti; C. Houmani; R. Hansmann; I. P. Baur; C. R. Binder 

Sustainability. 2021-04-07. Vol. 13, num. 8, p. 4113. DOI : 10.3390/su13084113.

More from Less? Environmental Rebound Effects of City Size

J. V. Meirelles de Miranda; F. Ribeiro; G. Cury; C. R. Binder; V. Netto 

Sustainability. 2021-04-05. Vol. 13, num. 7, p. 4028. DOI : 10.3390/su13074028.

A general framework for stock dynamics of populations and built and natural environments

D. Lauinger; R. G. Billy; F. Vásquez; D. B. Müller 

Journal of Industrial Ecology. 2021-03-29. DOI : 10.1111/jiec.13117.

A systems perspective for residential preferences and dwellings: housing functions and their role in Swiss residential mobility

A. Pagani; C. R. Binder 

Housing Studies. 2021-03-28.  p. 1-26. DOI : 10.1080/02673037.2021.1900793.

Development and Characterization of Rice Husk and Recycled Polypropylene Composite Filaments for 3D Printing

M. A. Morales; C. L. Atencio Martinez; A. Maranon; C. Hernandez; V. Michaud et al. 

Polymers. 2021-03-28. Vol. 13, num. 7, p. 1067. DOI : 10.3390/polym13071067.

Coordinating Distributed Energy Resources and Utility-Scale Battery Energy Storage System for Power Flexibility Provision Under Uncertainty

M. Kalantar Neyestanaki; R. Cherkaoui 

IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Energy. 2021-03-26. DOI : 10.1109/TSTE.2021.3068630.

Universal Strategy of Bimetal Heterostructures as Superior Bifunctional Catalysts for Electrochemical Water Splitting

Q. Sun; Y. Tong; P. Chen; B. Zhou; X. Dong 

Acs Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering. 2021-03-22. Vol. 9, num. 11, p. 4206-4212. DOI : 10.1021/acssuschemeng.1c00037.

A membrane-less electrolyzer with porous walls for high throughput and pure hydrogen production dagger

P. Hadikhani; S. M. H. Hashemi; S. A. Schenk; D. Psaltis 

Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2021-03-15. Vol. 5, num. 9, p. 2419-2432. DOI : 10.1039/d1se00255d.

Rationalizing Photo-Triggered Hydrogen Evolution Using Polypyridine Cobalt Complexes: Substituent Effects on Hexadentate Chelating Ligands

F. Lucarini; D. Bongni; P. Schiel; G. Bevini; E. Benazzi et al. 

Chemsuschem. 2021-03-15. DOI : 10.1002/cssc.202100161.

Emergence of Potential-Controlled Cu-Nanocuboids and Graphene-Covered Cu-Nanocuboids under Operando CO2 Electroreduction

T. H. Phan; K. Banjac; F. P. Cometto; F. Dattila; R. Garcia-Muelas et al. 

Nano Letters. 2021-03-10. Vol. 21, num. 5, p. 2059-2065. DOI : 10.1021/acs.nanolett.0c04703.

Robust metal-organic frameworks for dry and wet biogas upgrading

A. Chidambaram; D. H. Le; J. A. R. Navarro; K. C. Stylianou 

Applied Materials Today. 2021-03-01. Vol. 22, p. 100933. DOI : 10.1016/j.apmt.2020.100933.

Catalytic hydrocracking of synthetic polymers into grid-compatible gas streams

W-T. Lee; F. D. Bobbink; A. P. van Muyden; K-H. Lin; C. Corminboeuf et al. 

Cell Reports Physical Science. 2021-02-24. Vol. 2, num. 2, p. 100332. DOI : 10.1016/j.xcrp.2021.100332.

Palliating the efficiency loss due to shunting in perovskite/silicon tandem solar cells through modifying the resistive properties of the recombination junction

C. Blaga; G. Christmann; M. Boccard; C. Ballif; S. Nicolay et al. 

Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2021-02-18. Vol. 5, num. 7, p. 2036-2045. DOI : 10.1039/D1SE00030F.

Grid-Aware Layout of Photovoltaic Panels in Sustainable Building Energy Systems

L. Middelhauve; F. Baldi; P. Stadler; F. Maréchal 

Frontiers in Energy Research. 2021-02-18. Vol. 8, p. 573290. DOI : 10.3389/fenrg.2020.573290.

A method for faster application of process integration techniques in retrofit situations

R. Bergamini; Tuong-Van Nguyen; F. Buhler; L. Bellemo; B. Elmegaard 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-02-15. Vol. 284, p. 124698. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124698.

Identification of optimal measurement points for energy monitoring of industrial processes: The case of milk powder production

R. Bergamini; Tuong-Van Nguyen; L. Bellemo; B. Elmegaard 

Journal Of Cleaner Production. 2021-02-15. Vol. 284, p. 124634. DOI : 10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124634.

Development of Standardized Fetal Progenitor Cell Therapy for Cartilage Regenerative Medicine: Industrial Transposition and Preliminary Safety in Xenogeneic Transplantation

A. Laurent; P. Abdel-Sayed; A. Ducrot; N. Hirt-Burri; C. Scaletta et al. 

Biomolecules. 2021-02-09. Vol. 11, num. 2, p. 250. DOI : 10.3390/biom11020250.

Innovative Renewable Technology Integration for Nearly Zero-Energy Buildings within the Re-COGNITION Project

G. Manco; E. Guelpa; A. Colangelo; A. Virtuani; T. Morbiato et al. 

Sustainability. 2021-02-01. Vol. 13, num. 4, p. 1938. DOI : 10.3390/su13041938.

New approaches in component design for dye-sensitized solar cells

N. Vlachopoulos; A. Hagfeldt; I. Benesperi; G. Hashmi; G. Jia et al. 

Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2021-01-21. Vol. 5, num. 2, p. 367-383. DOI : 10.1039/d0se00596g.

Facile and low-cost synthesis of a novel dopant-free hole transporting material that rivals Spiro-OMeTAD for high efficiency perovskite solar cells

I. M. Abdellah; T. H. Chowdhury; J-J. Lee; A. Islam; M. K. Nazeeruddin et al. 

Sustainable Energy & Fuels. 2021-01-07. Vol. 5, num. 1, p. 199-211. DOI : 10.1039/d0se01323d.

Continuous hydrogenolysis of acetal-stabilized lignin in flow

W. Lan; Y. P. Du; S. Sun; J. B. de Bueren; F. Heroguel et al. 

Green Chemistry. 2021-01-07. Vol. 23, num. 1, p. 320-327. DOI : 10.1039/d0gc02928a.

Non-uniform porous structures and cycling control for optimized fixed-bed solar thermochemical water splitting

X. Dai; S. Haussener 

Journal of Solar Energy Engineering. 2021. 

DuoTurbo: Implementation of a Counter-Rotating Hydroturbine for Energy Recovery in Drinking Water Networks

D. Biner; V. Hasmatuchi; L. Rapillard; S. Chevailler; F. Avellan et al. 

Sustainability. 2021. Vol. 13, num. 19, p. 10717. DOI : 10.3390/su131910717.

Frontiers of (Pareto) Optimal and Sustainable Water Management for Hydropower and Ecology

P. Perona; A. Niayifar; R. Schwemmle; P. Razurel; R. Flury et al. 

Frontiers in Environmental Science. 2021. Vol. 9, p. 703433. DOI : 10.3389/fenvs.2021.703433.

Decision Framework to Balance Environmental, Technical, Logistical, and Economic Criteria When Designing Structures With Reused Components

C. Küpfer; N. J. Bertola; J. Brütting; C. Fivet 

Frontiers in Sustainability. 2021. Vol. 2, p. 689877. DOI : 10.3389/frsus.2021.689877.

Model-Based Interpretation of Measurements for Fatigue Evaluation of Existing Reinforced Concrete Bridges

I. Bayane; S. G. S. Pai; I. F. C. Smith; E. Brühwiler 

Journal of Bridge Engineering (ASCE). 2021. Vol. 26, num. 8, p. 04021054. DOI : 10.1061/(ASCE)BE.1943-5592.0001742.

Ingestible polysaccharide battery coupled with a self-charging nanogenerator for controllable disinfection system

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