Institute for Technology Assessment and  Systems Analysis (ITAS)
Ludwig Leible

Dr. Ludwig Leible

  • Scientific staff until 2020
  • retired
  • Research group “Research for Sustainable Energy Technologies”
  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Fields of work

Technical, economic and environmentally relevant (especially greenhouse gas emissions) analyses of the material and energetic use of renewable raw materials and biogenic residues and waste

Completed projects (selection)

  • Systems analysis of the use of grass from landscape conservation in biogas plants (funded by MLR, Stuttgart)
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  • Systems analysis of biogenic gases (SNG) (funded by MLR, Stuttgart)
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  • Systems analysis of biomass gasification II / III (funded by MLR / WM, Stuttgart)
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  • Greenhouse gas balance of renewable resources (funded by UM, Stuttgart)
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  • Systems analysis of biomass gasification I (funded by MLR, Stuttgart)
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  • Regional Biomass Scenarios for the Production of Fischer-Tropsch Liquid Fuels (funded by DaimlerChrysler AG, Stuttgart)
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  • Energy from biogenic Residues and Waste (funded by BMVEL, Bonn)
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Professional background

1988 - 2020 Senior scientist at ITAS (previously AFAS)
1986 - 1987 Traineeship and state examination for the higher agricultural service in Baden-Württemberg
1982 - 1986 PhD in Agricultural Science at the University of Stuttgart-Hohenheim (“Yield potentials of Jerusalem artichoke, sweet sorghum and sunflower”)
1976 - 1982 Study of Agricultural Sciences (diploma) at the universities of Gießen and Stuttgart-Hohenheim

Publications at ITAS