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Leda Gerber

Dr. Léda Gerber

Postdoctoral Research Associate

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Academic Background

Ph.D. Sciences, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, 2012
M.S. Environmental Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, 2008
B.S. Environmental Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland, 2006


Techno-economic and Life Cycle Assessment of Algal Biofuels Production Processes Considering Uncertainty Aspects


  1. Gerber L., Fazlollahi S., Maréchal F. A systematic methodology for the environomic design and synthesis of energy systems combining Process Integration, Life Cycle Assessment and Industrial Ecology, Computers & Chemical Engineering 59, pp. 2-16, 2013.
  2. Gerber L., Maréchal F. Environomic optimal configurations of geothermal energy conversion systems: application to the future construction of Enhanced Geothermal Systems in Switzerland. Energy 45, pp. 908-923, 2012.
  3. Gerber L., Maréchal F. Defining optimal configurations of geothermal systems using process design and process integration techniques. Applied Thermal Engineering 43, pp. 29-41, 2012.
  4. Steubing B., Ballmer I., Gassner M., Gerber L., Pampuri L., Bischof S., Thees O., Zah R. Identifying environmentally and economically optimal bioenergy plant sizes and locations: A spatial model of wood-based SNG value chains. Renewable Energy, doi: 10.1016/j.renene.2012.08.018, 2012.
  5. Gerber L., Gassner M., Maréchal F. Systematic integration of LCA in process systems design: Application to combined fuel and electricity production from lignocellulosic biomass. Computers & Chemical Engineering 35, pp. 1265-1280, 2011.