Prasad Mandade

Dr. Prasad Mandade

  • Institut für Technikfolgenabschätzung und Systemanalyse (ITAS)
    Postfach 3640
    76021 Karlsruhe

Current positions

  • Scientific staff member at ITAS, research group “Research for Sustainable Energy Technologies”

Fields of work

  • System analysis of electrochemical storage systems
  • Multiobjective optimization of different battery production systems

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Professional background

since 2021 Member of scientific staff at ITAS
2019 - 2021 Scientist at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Lausanne (EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland) focused on AGRIWASTEVALUE project with the focus on environmental and technoeconomic assessment of the NWE Europe bio-based refineries
2016 - 2019 Postdoctoral researcher at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Bombay India worked on sustainability assessment of utilization of agroindustry waste using systems analysis and multi objective optimization
2010 - 2015 Doctoral student at Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai, India worked on Sustainability Assessment of Bio based fuels and chemicals using thermodynamic methods
2007 - 2009 Masters student at Institute of Chemical Technology (ICT), Mumbai, India focused on comparative sustainability assessment of power generation technologies using Eco-LCA model
2003 - 2007 Bachelors at Sinhgad College of Engineering, Pune, India

Selected publications

Mandade, P.; Bakshi, B.R.; Yadav, G.D.
Ethanol from Indian Agro-Industrial Lignocellulosic Biomass – An Emergy Evaluation. Clean Technol. Env. Policy, 1-10, 2016.

Mandade P.; Shastri, Y.
Multi objective Optimization of Lignocellulosic Feedstock Selection for Ethanol Production in India. Journal of Cleaner Production 231, 1226-1234, 2019.

Payala V.V.; Mandade, P.; Shastri, Y.
Assessment of bagasse and trash utilization for ethanol production: A case study in India. Journal of Environmental Progress and Sustainability, 37(6), 2165-2174.

Varshney, D.; Mandade, P.; Shastri, Y.
Multi-objective optimization of sugarcane bagasse utilization in an Indian sugar mill. Journal of Sustainable Production and Consumption 18, 96-114, 2019.

Pachon, E.R.; Mandade, P.; Gnansounou, E.
Conversion of vine shoots into bioethanol and chemicals: prospective LCA of biorefinery concept. Bioresource Technology 303 (2020) 122946 1-9.