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Marcel Weil

Dr.-Ing. Marcel Weil

Scientific staff
Research area Innovation processes and impacts of technology
Room: 502
Phone: +49 721 608-26718
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Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
Postfach 3640
76021 Karlsruhe


Fields of work

Technology analyses and assessment

  • Systems analysis for electrochemical storage systems, electro mobility, and smart grids
  • Assessment of strategic resources for emerging technologies
  • Integration of economic and ecological aspects in early stages of material or technology development
  • Identification of promising design corridors of new materials or technologies
  • Tools for systems analysis (MFA, LCA, LCC, MCDA) for decision making support
  • Evaluation of emerging key technologies (e. g. nano materials)
  • Analysis and assessment of new technologies and products

Current projects and responsibilities

Entry at ITAS

Since 2007, member of scientific staff at ITAS.

Professional background

since 2011 Team leader of “Resource, environment, and sustainability”
Helmholtz-Institut Ulm für elektrochemische Energiespeicher
since 2007 Team leader of “Materials for emerging technologies”
KIT, Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis (ITAS)
06/2007 – 07/2007 Research fellowship
Grant of the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Centre for Life Cycle Assessment, Tsukuba, Japan Forschungsthema: Assessment of resources availability for the production of geopolymers
06/2004 - 05/2007

Research project funded by Volkswagen-Stiftung
Project title: Systemanalytisch eingebettete Entwicklung von Geopolymerbindern
Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institut für Technische Chemie,
Zentralabteilung Technikbedingte Stoffströme (ITC-ZTS) - today, ITAS of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

03/2004

PhD at TU Darmstadt, Faculty of Civil and Environmental Engineering at the Institut für Wasserversorgung und Grundwasserschutz, Abwasser- und Abfalltechnik, Industrielle Stoffkreisläufe, Umwelt- und Raumplanung (WAR); excellent results

06/2003 - 08/2003

Member of scientific staff at Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institut für Technische Chemie,
Zentralabteilung Technikbedingte Stoffströme (ITC-ZTS) - today, ITAS of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

06/2000 - 05/2003

Doctoral studies
Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Institut für Technische Chemie,
Zentralabteilung Technikbedingte Stoffströme (ITC-ZTS) - today, ITAS of Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT); topic: Ressourcenschonung und Umweltentlastung bei der Betonherstellung durch Nutzung von Bau- und Abbruchabfällen

Education

  • Studies of geology, German university degree “Diplom-Geologe”, University of Freiburg - excellent grades
  • Starting from 1997, funded by Studienstiftung des deutschen Volkes
  • Interim: studies abroad at the University of Adelaide, Australia (two semesters)

Supervision and guidance, awards and honors, networks, projects

Lecturing

In the internet

Scientific networks: ResearchGate

Recent publications

Baumann, M.; Marcelino, C.; Peters, J.; Weil, M.; Almeida, P.; Wanner, E.
Environmental impacts of different battery technologies in renewable hybrid micro-grids. In: IEEE PES (Hrsg.): Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies IEEE ISGT Europe 2017, Turin, Italien, 26.-29.09.2017. 2017, publ. online

Baumann, M.; Marcelino, C.; Peters, J.; Weil, M.; Almeida, P.; Wanner, E.
Environmental impacts of different battery technologies in renewable hybrid micro-grids. Vortrag auf der IEEE International Conference on Innovative Smart Grid Technologies IEEE ISGT Europe 2017, Turin, Italien, 29.09.2017

Baumann, M.; Peters, J.; Weil, M.; Marcelino, C.
Dynamic LCA of stationary battery systems in a renewable-based decentralized grid. Vortrag auf dem 23rd SETAC Europe LCA Case Study Symposium "Consequencial LCA for Decision Support", Barcelona, Spanien, 27.-28.11.2017

Baumann, M.; Weil, M.; Peters, J.
How to benchmark hybrid- and electro-chemical energy storage systems. Vortrag auf dem "EERA - On-SITE Project" Workshop on Hybrid Energy and Energy Storage Systems, Rom, Italien, 21.-22.09.2017
Folien/pdf

Baumann, M.; Weil, M.; Peters, J.
The energy system 2050 project: Sustainability assessment of future energy storage technologies. Vortrag bei der 8th Winter School on Technology Assessment, Lissabon, Portugal, 05.12.2017

Baumnann, M.; Zimmermann, B.; Peters, J.; Weil, M.; Martins, N.C.
Environmental performance of li-ion batteries for direct marketing of wind power - Intermedidate results. Posterpräsentation auf der 11th Society and Materials International Conference (SAM 11), Trondheim, Norwegen, 15.-16.05.2017

Flamme, D.; Rodriguez Garcia, G.; Weil, M.; Haddad, M.; Phansavath, P.; Ratovelomanana-Vidal, V.; Chagnes, A.
Guidelines to design organic electrolytes for lithium-ion batteries: Environmental impact, physicochemical and electrochemical properties. Green Chemistry 8(2017)19, S. 1828-1849, DOI: 10.1039/C7GC00252A
Volltext/pdf

Peters, J.; Baumann, M.; Weil, M.
Reducing uncertainties in LCA of battery storage systems by unifying inventory data. Vortrag auf dem 23rd SETAC Europe LCA Case Studies Symposium, Barcelona, Spanien, 27.-28.11.2017

Peters, J.; Baumann, M.; Zimmermann, B.; Braun, J.; Weil, M.
The environmental impact of Li-Ion batteries and the role of key parameters - A review. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews 67(2017), S. 491-506, publ. online, DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2016.08.039
Abstract englisch/htm

Peters, J.; Fulton, J.; Baumann, M.; Weil, M.
Life cycle costs model for vanadium redox flow batteries. Posterpräsentation auf der 11th International Conference on Society & Materials (SAM11), Trondheim, Norwegen, 15.-16.05.2017

Publications at ITAS