Selected Conference Contributions

2016

Abdon, A., Zhang, X., Parra, D., Patel, M. K., Bauer, C. and Worlitschek, J. (2016). Techno'economic and Environmental Assessment of Energy Storage Technologies for Different Storage Time Scales, 10th International Renewable Energy Storage Conference (IRES 2016), Dusseldorf, Germany

Abdon, A., Zhang, X., Parra, D., Bauer, C., Patel, M. K. and Worlitschek, J. (2016). Integrated evaluation of energy storage: economic and environmental aspects, Annual Conference of Heat and Electricity Energy Storage by Swiss Competence Centre for Energy Research 2016 (SCCER-Hae 2016), Villigen PSI, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Hirschberg, S., Spada, M. and Eckle, P. (2016). Towards a Safe, Secure and Sustainable Energy Supply: The Role of Resilience in a Holistic and Integrated Framework., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2016, Davos, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Spada, M., Kalinina, A., Eckle, P. and Pannatier, Y. (2016). Accident risk assessment of refineries depending on configuration and geographic location., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2016 (ESREL 2016), Glasgow, UK

Cox, B., Jemiolo, W. and Mutel, C. (2016). Prospective Fleet LCA of Swiss Air Transport., SETAC Europe 26th Annual Meeting, Nantes, France

Kalinina, A., Spada, M., Burgherr, P., Marelli, S. and Sudret, B. (2016). A Bayesian hierarchical modelling for hydropower risk assessment., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2016 (ESREL 2016), Glasgow, UK

Lordan-Perret, R., Spada, M, Burgherr, P., and Rosner, R. (2016). Qualitative Risk Assessment of Coal Combustion Residue Impoundment Closure., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2016, Davos, Switzerland

Lordan-Perret, R., Wright, A., Burgherr, P., Spada, M. and Rosner, R. (2016). Rebel attacks against energy infrastructure and electoral contestation: a case study of Colombia, 1st AIEE Energy Symposium, Milan, Italy

Lustenberger, P., Sun, T., Gasser, P., Kim, W., Burgherr, P., Spada, M. and Hirschberg, S. (2016). A Framework For Measuring Infrastructure Resilience Of Energy Systems Taking Natural Hazards And Technical Failures As Disruption Triggers., INFORMS Annual Meeting, Nashville, USA

Mutel, C. (2016). LCA comparison of energy storage systems, Ecobalance 2016, Kyoto, Japan

Mutel, C. (2016). inventories.io: A new format and network for inventory data, Ecobalance 2016, Kyoto, Japan

Rosner, R., Burgherr, P., Spada, M. and Lordan-Perret, R. (2016). Resilient Energy Infrastructures: Energy Security and Sustainability Implications., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2016, Davos, Switzerland

Spada, M and Burgherr, P. (2016). Spatial Multi Criteria Decision Analysis In The Energy Sector: A Preliminary Application To Deep Geothermal Energy Systems., INFORMS Annual Meeting, Nashville, USA

Spada, M, Burgherr, P. and Hohl, M. (2016). Towards the Validation of National Risk Assessments against Historical Observations Using a Bayesian Approach: Application to the Swiss Case., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2016, Davos, Switzerland

Schenler, W. (2016). Wirtschaftlichkeit von Geothermieanlagen., 5. Internationaler Geothermie-Kongress 2016, St. Gallen, Switzerland

Treyer, K. (2016). Analyse de cycle de vie et analyse durable de technologies existantes et futures à l'institut Paul Scherrer., Confrège - CONférence FRancophone sur l'Eco-conception et le développement durable en Génie Electrique, Geneve, Switzerland

Zhang, X. and Bauer, C. (2016). LCA of Electricity Storage Technologies for Different Discharge Durations and Scales., 22nd SETAC Europe LCA Case Study Symposium, Montpellier, France

2015

Burgherr, P. (2015). Risk Assessment in the Broader Context of a Safe, Secure and Sustainable Energy Supply., Workshop on Critical Energy Infrastructure Security, Istanbul, Turkey

Burgherr, P., Spada, M. and Kalinina, A. (2015). Regionalized Risk Assessment of Accidental Tanker Spills using Worldwide Data., The 5th International Symposium on Ship Operation, Management & Economics (SOME), Athens, Greece

Burgherr, P., Spada, M., Kalinina, A. and Page, P. (2015). Regionalized risk assessment of accidental oil spills using worldwide data., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2015 (ESREL 2015), Zurich, Switzerland

Cox, B. and Jemiolo, W. (2015). Parameterised Life Cycle Assessment of Air Transport Based on Fleet Data., LCA XV Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Cox, B. and Mutel, C. (2015). Environmental Assessment of Motorcycles and Two-Wheeled Fleet Development from 1990-2050., LCA XV Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Cox, B. and Treyer, K. (2015). Sustainability assessment of alkaline fuel cells – what can we learn?, European Fuel Cell Forum (EFCF), Lucerne, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2015). Externalities assessment of wood energy in Switzerland., 23rd European Biomass Conference and Exhibition, Vienna, Austria

Lordan, R. (2015). Outlook on Terrorist Attacks against Energy Infrastructures. A Case Study: Developing a Theoretical Framework, Seminar at the Swedish Defense University, Center for Asymmetric Threat Studies (CATS), Stockholm, Sweden

Lordan, R., Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2015). Import-adjusted fatality rates for OECD countries caused by fossil fuel accidents., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2015 (ESREL 2015), Zurich, Switzerland

Mutel, C. (2015). Automatic differentiation of global datasets using input-output data., LCA XV Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Mutel, C. (2015). Can't we all get along? The pain and promise of LCA data interchange., LCA XV Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Mutel, C. (2015). Temporal life cycle assessment: critical review and a simplified approach., LCA XV Conference, Vancouver, Canada

Mutel, C. (2015). Regionalized assessment using LC IMPACT and ecoinvent: Case study of electricity production., Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (LCM 2015), Bordeaux, France

Mutel, C. (2015). Transforming ecoinvent for fun and profit., Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (LCM 2015), Bordeaux, France

Mutel, C. (2015). Brightway2: A new contribution to open source industrial ecology., International Society of Industrial Ecology Conference 2015 (ISIE 2015), Guildford, England

Mutel, C. (2015). Brightway2-temporalis: A simple approach to temporal LCA calculations., International Society of Industrial Ecology Conference 2015 (ISIE 2015), Guildford, England

Parra, D., Zhang, X., Abdon, A., Bauer, C., Mutel, C., Worlitschek, J. and Patel, M. K. (2015). Development and First Application of an Assessment Method for Energy Storage., Annual Conference of Heat and Electricity Energy Storage by Swiss Competence Centre for Energy Research 2015 (SCCER-Hae 2015), Villigen PSI, Switzerland

Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2015). Accident Risk Assessment in Fossil Energy Chains using a Bayesian Model Averaging Approach., INFORMS Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, USA

Spada, M., Burgherr, P. and Tsianou, E. (2015). Comparative Risk Assessment for Fossil Energy Chains: Severe Accidents triggered by Natural Hazards., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2015 (ESREL 2015), Zurich, Switzerland

Sutra, E., Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2015). Geothermal stimulation fluids: risky chemicals?, 13th Swiss Geoscience Meeting, Basel, Switzerland

Treyer, K., Bauer, C. and Schenler, W. (2015). Deep geothermal power plants – a parametrized, prospective LCA-cost model., Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (LCM 2015), Bordeaux, France

Zhang, X., Bauer, C. and Mutel, C. (2015). Needs and Challenges in Life Cycle Assessment of Integrated Energy System., The Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry Europe 25th Annual Meeting (SETAC 2015), Barcelona, Spain

Zhang, X., Mutel, C. and Bauer, C. (2015). Challenges in LCA of Integrated Energy System., Life Cycle Management Conference 2015 (LCM 2015), Bordeaux, France

2014

Burgherr, P. (2014). Towards resilient energy systems: balancing safety, security and sustainability aspects., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2014, Davos, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Giroux, J. and Spada, M. (2014). Accidents in the energy sector and energy infrastructure attacks in the context of energy security., International Symposium – Risk, Reliability and Liability in the Protection of Critical Infrastructures, St. Gallen, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Giroux, J. and Spada, M. (2014). Vulnerability of energy infrastructure to intentional attacks – The interplay of resource, conflict and security., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2014 (ESREL 2014), Wroclaw, Poland

Burgherr, P., Kalinina, A. and Spada, M. (2014). Comparative assessment of accidental oil spills for different regions and energy chain activities., 23rd SRA-E Conference, Istanbul, Turkey

Burgherr, P. and Spada, M. (2014). Comparative Risk Assessment of Energy Technologies in the Context of Energy Security, Critical Infrastructure Protection and Sustainability., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2014, Davos, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2014). Health impacts of PM emissions from passenger cars in Europe and reduction potentials due to electric vehicles, 20th International Transport and Air Pollution Conference, Graz, Austria

Hirschberg, S., Bauer, C., Burgherr, P., Cazzoli, E., Heck, T., Spada, M. and Treyer, K. (2014). Health Effects of Technologies for Power Generations: Contributions from Normal Operation, Severe Accidents and Terrorist Threat., Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference 2014 (PSAM 2014), Honolulu, USA

Lordan, R., Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2014). Import-Adjusted Fatality Rates for Individual OECD Countries Caused by Accidents in the Oil Energy Chain., International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2014, Davos, Switzerland

Mutel, C. and Hellweg, S. (2014). Finding the right spatial scale for life cycle impact assessment: minimisation of global spatial autocorrelation., EUROGEO 2014, Valletta, Malta

Sokolova, O., Burgherr, P. and Collenberg, W. (2014). Solar storm impact on critical infrastructure., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2014 (ESREL 2014), Wroclaw, Poland

Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2014). Towards Extreme Consequence Accidents in Energy Sector: Are they expected based on historical observations?, International Risk and Disaster Conference (IDRC) 2014, Davos, Switzerland

Spada, M., Burgherr, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2014). Comparative Assessment of Severe Accidents Risk in the Energy Sector: Uncertainty Estimation Using a Combination of Weighting Tree and Bayesian Hierarchical Models., Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference 2014 (PSAM 2014), Honolulu, USA

Spada, M., Sutra, E., Wolf, S. and Burgherr, P. (2014). Accident Risk Assessment for Deep Geothermal Energy Systems., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2014 (ESREL 2014), Wroclaw, Poland

Sutra, E., Spada, M., Wolf, S. and Burgherr, P. (2014). Comparative Risk Assessment for Hydraulic Fracturing in Shale Gas and Deep Geothermal Systems., 23rd SRA-E Conference, Istanbul, Turkey

Treyer, K., Bauer, C. and Simons, A. (2014). The role of different cultural perspectives in LCA for policy making: the example of human health impacts of future electricity production in Europe., 24th SETAC Europe Annual Meeting, Basel, Switzerland

Treyer, K. and Schenler, W. (2014). Analysis of environmental impacts and costs of deep geothermal power in Switzerland based on the US GETEM model., LCA XIV Conference, San Francisco, USA

Treyer, K., Bauer, C. and Pettersson, M. (2014). Electricity supply in consequential LCA: analysis of the implementation in the ecoinvent database and development of new modeling approaches., LCA XIV Conference, San Francisco, USA

2013

Bauer, C., Miotti, M., Simons, A. and Hofer, J. (2013). Life cycle assessment of current and future fuel cell vehicles., LCA XIII Conference, Orlando, USA

Bauer, C. and Treyer, K. (2013). Electricity markets in version 3 of the ecoinvent database: modeling and results., LCA XIII Conference, Orlando, USA

Burgherr, P., Eckle, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2013). Comparative risk assessment of severe accidents in the energy sector based on the ENSAD database: 20 years of experience., European Safety and Reliability Conference 2013 (ESREL 2013), Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Burgherr, P. and Giroux, J. (2013). Accidents in the energy sector and energy infrastructure attacks in the context of energy security., CP Expo, Genova, Italy

Burgherr, P., Hirschberg, S. and Spada, M. (2013). Comparative Assessment of Accident Risks in the Energy Sector., Risk Management in Energy Production and Trading Workshop, Vienna, Austria

Heck T. (2013). Potential reduction of health impacts and external costs of wood combustion in Switzerland, 21st European Biomass Conference, Copenhagen, Denmark

Hofer, J. and Schenler, W. (2013). Comparing the mass, energy, and cost effects of lighweighting in conventional and electric passenger vehicles, 8th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water, and Environment Systems, Dubrovnik, Croatia

Hofer J., Simons A. and Schenler W. (2013). Multi-criteria analysis of passenger vehicles based on technical, economic, and environmental indicators, 27th International Electric Vehicle Symposium, Barcelona, Spain

Spada, M. and Burgherr, P. (2013). Quantitative Risk Analysis of Severe Accidents in Fossil Energy Chains Using Bayesian Hierarchical Models., SRA Annual Meeting, Baltimore, USA

Treyer, K. and Bauer, C. (2013). Basic LCI data for life cycle thinking in energy strategies: Electricity datasets in ecoinvent version 3., Swiss LCA Discussion Forum, DF51: The role of environmental Life Cycle Thinking in long-term (energy) strategies, Bern, Switzerland

Treyer, K. and Bauer, C. (2013). Electricity technologies in version 3 of the ecoinvent database: modelling and results., LCA XIII Conference, Orlando, USA

2012

Bauer, C., Eckle, P. and Volkart, K. (2012). Reducing the carbon footprint of the Swiss energy system: Which options are most sustainable?, 6th SETAC World Congress / SETAC Europe 22nd Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany

Bauer, C. and Treyer, K. (2012). Electricity generation & supply in ecoinvent v3., Swiss LCA Discussion Forum, DF48: ecoinvent v3 – an introduction to the new features & data., Dübendorf, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Eckle, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2012). Comparative risk assessment of energy technologies in the context of energy security and sustainability., 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC), Davos, Switzerland

Burgherr, P., Eckle, P. and Michaux, E. (2012). Oil tanker transportation risk: driving factors and consequence assessment., 11th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference & European Safety and Reliability Conference 2012 (PSAM11 & ESREL2012), Helsinki, Finland

Eckle, P. and Burgherr, P. (2012). Severe fatal accident risk in the oil chain - Frequency and severity analysis using a Bayesian hierarchical model., 11th International Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference & European Safety and Reliability Conference 2012 (PSAM11 & ESREL2012), Helsinki, Finland

Eckle, P., Burgherr, P. and Michaux, E. (2012). Risk of large oil spills: A statistical analysis in the aftermath of Deep Water Horizon., 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC), Davos, Switzerland

Eckle, P., Burgherr, P. and Michaux, E. (2012). Risk of severe oil spills – was Deep Water Horizon an outlier?, 6th SETAC World Congress / SETAC Europe 22nd Annual Meeting, Berlin, Germany

Giroux, J. and Burgherr P. (2012). The Energy Infrastructure Attack Database (EIAD): Announcing a new dataset., 4th International Disaster and Risk Conference (IDRC), Davos, Switzerland

Heck, T. and Meyer, N.K. (2012). External costs of wood combustion systems in Switzerland., European Biomass Conference, Milan, Italy

Hirschberg, S. (2012). Environmental, economic and social impacts of future electricity supply options in Europe., Energy Symposium, Royal Swedish Academy of Science, Stockholm, Sweden

Hirschberg, S. (2012). Holistic approach to the assessment of energy systems., 20th Conference Forum Engelberg, Engelberg, Switzerland

Hofer, J., Wilhelm, E. and Schenler, W. (2012). Fuel Economy Improvements of Swiss and European New Passenger Cars., International Advanced Mobility Forum (IAMF), Geneva, Switzerland

Hofer, J., Wilhelm, E. and Schenler, W. (2012). Optimal Lightweighting in Battery Electric Vehicles., Electric Vehicle Symposium, Los Angeles, USA

Treyer, K. and Bauer, C. (2012). Electricity producing technologies and electricity mixes in ecoinvent version 3., SETAC Europe 18th LCA Case Study Symposium: Sustainability assessment in the 21st century – tools, trends and applications., Copenhagen, Denmark

2011

Bauer C. (2011). Evaluation of fossil power plants with CCS: Methodology & Results, 2nd International Conference on Energy Process Engineering, Frankfurt, Germany

Bauer, C. and Simons, A. (2011). Life Cycle Assessment of innovative vehicle technologies for passenger transport, Life Cycle Management Conference, Berlin, Germany

Burgherr, P. (2011). Risks of Offshore Oil Platforms, HYDRO 2011, Prague, Czech Republic

Burgherr P., Eckle P. and Hirschberg S. (2011). Hazards and accident risks of fossil, nuclear and renewable energy technologies, European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2011), Troyes, France

Burgherr, P. and Giroux, J (2011). Energy Infrastructure Attack Database (EIAD) Development Project, 2nd Meeting of the Thematic Network on Critical Energy Infrastructure Protection (TNCEIP), Brussels, Belgium

Eckle, P., Burgherr, P. and Pannatier, Y. (2011). Quantitative risk analysis of refinery losses using Bayesian networks, 20th SRA-Europe Meeting & 3rd iNTeg-Risk Conference, Stuttgart, Germany

Faist Emmenegger M., Nemecek T., Simons A., Bauer C. and Zah R. (2011). Environmental impacts of biofuels: what’s new?, Life Cycle Management Conference, Berlin, Germany

Hirschberg S. (2011). Comparative Assessment of Severe Accidents in the Energy Sector, Gas and Nuclear Energy Forum, Jachranka, Poland

Hirschberg S. (2011). Life Cycle Assessment of Options for Current and Future Electricity Supply, XXIe Congrès Général de la Société Francaise de Physique, Bordeaux, France

Hofer J., Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2011). Impacts of technology evolution and consumer choice on the direct CO2 emissions from new passenger cars in Switzerland, Smart Energy Strategies Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

Meyer, N.K. and Heck, T. (2011). Emissions from future sustainable increases in residential wood combustion in Switzerland, 15th ETH Combustion Nanoparticle Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

Meyer N.K. and Heck T. (2011). Wood combustion emissions in Switzerland and associated impact assessments, European Aerosol Conference (EAC2011), Manchester, United Kingdom

Meyer, N.K. and Mina, M. (2011). Wood energy fuel cycle optimization, Smart Energy Strategies Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

Simons, A. (2011). LCA comparison of electric drivetrains in passenger cars, 43rd LCA Discussion Forum: Life cycle assessment of electromobility - answers and challenges, Zurich, Switzerland

Simons A. and Bauer C. (2011). Life-cycle assessment of hydrogen use in passenger vehicles, International Advanced Mobility Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

Simons, A and Bauer, C. (2011). The influence of electric drivetrains on the life Cycle Assessment of passenger transport: an environmental performance comparison, 27th One-day ECL symposium: Electrochemistry, Villigen PSI, Switzerland

Wilhelm E., Hofer J. and Schenler W. (2011). Multi-Criteria Analysis of Driver Preference for New Vehicle Technologies to Identify Robust Alternatives, International Advanced Mobility Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

Wilhelm E. and Wokaun A. (2011). Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis of Heuristically Designed Light-Duty Vehicles Today and in 2035, SAE World Congress, Detroit, USA

Volkart, K. (2011). Carbon Dioxide Capture and Storage (CCS) in Germany - A Technology Assessment in Consideration of Environmental, Economic and Social Aspects., Smart Energy Strategies Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

2010

Baltensperger U., Lohmann U., Peter T., Bey I., Heck T., Hüglin C. and Burtscher H. (2010). IMBALANCE: Impact of Biomass Burning Aerosol on Air Quality and Climate., Latsis Symposium, Zurich, Switzerland

Bauer C., Papp K. and Prasser H.-M. (2010). Evaluation of energy consumption in uranium mines based on life-cycle assessment methodology., European Nuclear Conference, Barcelona, Spain

Bauer C., Schenler W. and Roth S. (2010). A Comparative Sustainability Assessment of Combined Heat and Electricity Supply by Co-generation and Heat Pump Systems for Switzerland., 23rd Int. Conf. on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Ecology of Energy Systems, Lausanne, Switzerland

Bauer C., Simons A. and Dones R. (2010). Life-cycle assessment of the EPR: the impact of different fuel-cycle strategies., Energy Nuclear Conference, Barcelona, Spain

Bauer C., Burgherr P., Heck T., Hirschberg S., Schenler W. and Simons A. (2010). Sustainability analysis of future power generation technologies: integrating environmental, economic and social aspects., 20th SETAC Annual Meeting, Seville, Spain

Burgherr P., Eckle P. and Hirschberg S. (2010). Security risks of critical infrastructures in the oil and gas sectors, International Disaster & Risk Conference (IDRC), Davos, Switzerland

Burgherr P., Eckle P. and Hirschberg S. (2010). Severe accidents in the context of energy security and critical infrastructure protection., European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL), Rhodes, Greece

Eckle P. and Burgherr P. (2010). Severe Accidents in the Energy Sector Triggered by Natural Events., 1st Annual Conference of the International Society for Integrated Disaster Risk Management (IDRiM), Vienna, Austria

Eckle P., Burgherr P. and Hirschberg S. (2010). Comparative Analysis of Severe Accident Risk in the Fossil Energy Chains., International Disaster & Risk Conference (IDRC), Davos, Switzerland

Heck T. and Meyer N. (2010). External costs related to impacts of biomass combustion systems., Latsis Symposium, Zurich, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2010). Electricity Supply Options in Comparative Perspective., International Energy Seminar, Lisbon, Portugal

Hirschberg, S. (2010). Interdisciplinary assessments of present and future electricity supply technologies., Nuclear Energy: Technology and Investments, Warsaw, Poland

Hirschberg, S. (2010). Internal and external costs of nuclear and other electricity supply technologies., Swiss Association for Energy Economics Annual Meeting, Zurich, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2010). Sustainability Assessment of Energy Systems., Swiss Physic Society Annual Meeting, Basel, Switzerland

Jayaratne E., Ristovski Z., Meyer N. and Morawska L. (2010). Particle number emissions from diesel and CNG buses during acceleration., International Aerosol Conference, Helsinki, Finland

Meyer, N. (2010). Size-dependent particulate and gas-phase emissions from biomass combustion in Switzerland., 14th ETH Combustion Nanoparticle Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

Meyer N., Modini R. and Ristovski Z. (2010). Thermal decomposition and hygroscopicity of ammonium sulfate-citric acid aerosol mixtures., International Aerosol Conference, Helsinki, Finland

Simons A. and Bauer C. (2010). Life-Cycle Assessment of Battery Electric and Internal Combustion Engine Drivetrains for a Small Passenger Car., 18th Int. Symposium on Transport and Air Pollution, Dübendorf, Germany

Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2010). A Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis on Personal Transportation Technology using Heuristic Design., 23rd International Conference on Efficiency, Cost, Optimization, Simulation and Environmental Impact of Energy Systems, Lausanne, Switzerland

Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2010). Reducing the Weight of Electric, Hybrid, and Fuel-Cell Vehicles using Heuristic Design., International Advanced Mobility Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

Yan J., Bauer C. and Hirschberg S. (2010). Integrated Assessment of Carbon Capture and Storage., Latsis Symposium, Zurich, Switzerland

2009

Bauer C. and Heck T. (2009). Carbon capture and storage: life cycle assessment and external costs of future fossil power generation., 4th International Conference on Life Cycle Management, Cape Town, South Africa

Burgherr, P. (2009). Comparative assessment of accidents in the energy sector: risk indicators and monetization issues., IRSN Workshop on Measuring the Cost of Disasters, Zurich, Switzerland

Burgherr, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2009). Comparative risk assessment of energy technologies: accident risks in a sustainability perspective., SFEN (Société Française d'Énergie Nucléaire) Conference, Paris, France

Heck, T. (2009). Regionalization and parameterization of LCA and LCIA of energy systems., Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) Discussion Forum, Zurich, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2009). Energy technology roadmap and stakeholder perspectives., Conference on External Costs of Energy Technologies, Brussels, Belgium

Hirschberg, S. (2009). Externalities in the energy system., IAEA Scientific Forum on Energy for Development, Vienna, Austria

Hirschberg, S. (2009). Fuels ― a competition between resources and global warming., International Advanced Mobility Forum (IAMF 2009), Geneva, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2009). Multi-criteria decision analysis of power systems, 38th Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) Discussion Forum, Zurich, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2009). Technology assessment and stakeholder perspectives., Conference on External Costs of Energy Technologies, Brussels, Belgium

Hirschberg, S. and Burgherr, P. (2009). Comparative assessment of severe accidents associated with various energy technologies., International Conference on Nuclear Power: Technology, Investors, Financing, Most Wanted! Conferences & Events, Warsaw, Poland

Keller A., Meyer N.K., Sattler M., Gaegauf C., Lauber A., Dobere, A., Good J., Nussbaumer T., Heringa M.F., De Carlo P.F., Chirico R., Richard A., Prevot A.S.H., Baltensperger U. and Burtscher H. (2009). Quantifying wood combustion emissions with on-line methods., 13th ETH-Conference on Combustion Generated Nanoparticles, Zurich, Switzerland

Keller A., Meyer N.K., Sattler, M., Gaegauf, C., Lauber, A., Doberer, A., Good, J., Nussbaumer, T., Heringa, M.F., De Carlo, P.F., Chirico, R., Richard, A., Prevot, A.S.H., Baltensperger, U. and Burtscher, H. (2009). Quantifying wood combustion emissions with on-line methods., 14th ETH Combustion Nanoparticle Conference, Zurich, Switzerland

Miljevic B., Meyer N.K., Keller A., Burtscher H., Good J., Doberer A., Lauber A., Nussbaumer T., Heringa M.F., Richard A., DeCarlo P.F., Prevot A.S.H., Fairfull-Smith K.E., Baltensperger U., Bottle S.E. and Ristovski Z.D. (2009). Oxidative potential of logwood and pellet burning particles assessed by a novel profluorescent nitroxide probe., European Aerosol Conference, Karlsruhe, Germany

Meyer, N.K. (2009). Emissions from Diesel and CNG Buses., HarmonE: Today’s Technology, Tomorrow’s Drivers, Vienna, Austria

Meyer N.K. and Heck T. (2009). Towards assessments of the health and climate impacts of biomass combustion emissions., Bundesamt für Umwelt (BAFU) Workshop: emission factors from wood burning, Lucerne, Switzerland

Meyer N.K. and Heck T. (2009). Towards assessments of the health and climate impacts of biomass combustion emissions., Energy Use & Emissions in a Co-Benefits World, Workshop I, Vienna, Austria

Ristovski, Z.D., Suni, T., Kulmala, M., Boy, M., Meyer, N.K., Turnipseed, A., Morawska, L., Baltenpserger, U. and Modini, R. (2009). Particle formation processes in Eucalypt Forests – the role of sulphates and organics., iLeaps-GEWEX workshop, Melbourne, Australia

Simons A. and Firth S. (2009). LCA of 100% solar fraction thermal supply to a Swiss apartment building using water-based sensible heat storage., 4th Int. Renewable Energy Storage Conf. (IRES 2009), Berlin, Germany

Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2009). Heuristic Design of Advanced Drives Analysis of Trade-Offs in Powertrain Electrification., Electric Vehicle Symposium (EVS 24), Stavanger, Norway

Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2009). Heuristics for the Design of Advanced Powertrains: Strategies for Manufacturers, International Advanced Mobility Forum (IAMF 2009), Geneva, Switzerland

2008

Bauer, C. (2008). Energy supply., 2nd International ecoinvent Meeting, Lausanne, Switzerland

Bauer C., Dones R., Heck T. and Hirschberg S. (2008). Environmental assessment of current and future Swiss electricity supply options., International Conference on the Physics of Reactors (PHYSOR’08), Interlaken, Switzerland

Bauer C., Dones R., Heck T. and Hirschberg S. (2008). Ökobilanz und externe Kosten zukünftiger fossiler Stromerzeugungstechnologien mit CO2-Abscheidung und Speicherung, 10th Symposium Energieinnovation, Graz, Austria

Burgherr, P. (2008). Using GIS and multivariate analyses to visualize risk levels and spatial patterns of severe accidents in the energy sector., European Safety and Reliability Conference (ESREL 2008), London, United Kingdom

Burgherr P. and Hirschberg S. (2008). Comparative risk assessment of severe accidents in the energy sector., International Disaster & Risk Conference, Davos, Switzerland

Burgherr, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2008). Severe accidents in the energy sector and their relevance for risk management in a CIP context., 1st International Conference on CIP and Resilience (ICCR), Davos, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2008). Nuclear energy risks and benefits in perspective., International Conference on the Physics of Reactors (PHYSOR’08), Interlaken, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2008). Nuclear Energy versus other energy sources., Conf. on Nuclear Energy in Poland: Opportunity or Necessity?, Warsaw, Poland

Hirschberg, S. (2008). State-of-the-art indicators for comparative assessment: methodology, result examples and current developments., European Nuclear Energy Forum: Competitiveness, Brussels, Belgium

Hirschberg S., Bauer C., Burgherr P., Cazzoli E., Dones R., Heck T. and Schenler W. (2008). Treatment of risks in sustainability assessment of energy systems., 9th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 9), Hong Kong, China

Roth S., Hirschberg S., Bauer C., Burgherr P., Dones R., Heck T. and Schenler W. (2008). Sustainability of electricity supply technology portfolio., International Conference on the Physics of Reactors (PHYSOR’08), Interlaken, Switzerland

Wilhelm E., Berry I., Stevens M. and Schenler W. (2008). CARtography: Creating a Global Map-Based Fuel Use Calculator, American Society for Engineering Education Conference, Pittsburgh, USA

Wilhelm E. and Schenler W. (2008). The Co-Evolution of Plug-In and Fuel Cell Hybrid Vehicles., International Advanced Mobility Forum, Geneva, Switzerland

2007

Baltensperger U., Lohmann U., Peter T., Heck T., Hüglin C., Burtscher H. and Bey I. (2007). IMBALANCE: Impact of Biomass Burning Aerosol on Air Quality and Climate., Latsis-Symposium: Research Frontiers in Environment and Sustainability, Zurich, Switzerland

Bauer C., Dones R. and Heck T. (2007). LCA of current coal, gas and nuclear electricity systems and electricity mix in the USA., 14th European Case Studies Symposium of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), Göteborg, Sweden

Bauer C., Dones R., Heck T. and Hirschberg S. (2007). Comparative environmental assessment of current and future electricity supply technologies for Switzerland., 3rd International Conference on Life Cycle Management – from analysis to implementation, Zurich, Switzerland

Burgherr, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2007). Severe accidents in the energy sector., 5th EAPC/PfP Workshop on Critical Infrastructure Protection and Civil Emergency Planning: Comprehensive Views on Resilient Infrastructures, Zurich, Switzerland

Dones R., Bauer C. and Heck T. (2007). LCA of current coal, gas and nuclear electricity systems and electricity mix in the USA., 14th European Case Studies Symposium of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), Göteborg, Sweden

Dones R., Bauer C., Heck T., Mayer-Spohn O. and Blesl M. (2007). Life Cycle Assessment of Future Fossil Technologies with and without Carbon Capture and Storage., Fall Meeting Material Research Society, Boston, USA

Felder R. and Dones R. (2007). Ecological impacts of Synthetic Natural Gas (SNG) from wood used in current heating and car systems., 3rd International Conference on Life Cycle Management – from analysis to implementation, Zurich, Switzerland

Frischknecht R., Althaus H.J., Dones R., Hischier R., Jungbluth N., Nemecek T., Primas A. and Wernet G. (2007). Renewable Energy Assessment within the Cumulative Energy Demand Concept: Challenges and Solutions., 14th European Case Studies Symposium of the Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry (SETAC), Göteborg, Sweden

Frischknecht R., Doka G., Althaus H.J., Nemecek T., Bauer C., Heck T., Jungbluth N. and Kellenberger D. (2007). The environmental relevance of capital goods in life-cycle assessments of products and services., 3rd International Conference on Life Cycle Management – from analysis to implementation, Zurich, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2007). China’s energy supply and its environmental impacts., Swiss Physical Society (SPS) Annual Meeting, Zurich, Switzerland

Jungbluth N., Dones R. and Frischknecht R. (2007). Life-Cycle Assessment of Photovoltaics: Update of the ecoinvent Database., Fall Meeting Material Research Society, Boston, USA

2006

Dones, R. (2006). Sustainability of Electricity Systems: LCA applied in External Cost and Multi-Criteria Assessments, 7th International Conference on EcoBalance, Tsokuba, Japan

Dones, R. and Heck, T. (2006). Life-Cycle Analysis Tools for Green Materials and Process Selection., LCA-based evaluation of ecological impacts and external costs of current and new electricity and heating systems, Boston, USA

Hirschberg S., Dones R., Heck T., Burgherr P., Schenler W. and Bauer C. (2006). Sustainability of current electricity supply technologies: a comparative evaluation, 8th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 8), New Orleans, USA

Moriwaki M., Dones R., Fesenko S., Falck W. and Omoto A. (2006). Development of INPRO Methodology in the Area of Environment, ANS Annual Meeting, Reno, USA

2004

Burgherr, P. and Hirschberg, S. (2004). Severe accidents in fossil energy chains: individual chain results and aggregated evaluations., 7th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 7 - ESREL'04), Berlin, Germany

Dones, R., Frischknecht, R., Heck, T. and Jungbluth, N. (2004). European energy systems in the LCA database-system ecoinvent., SETAC Europe 14th Annual Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic

Dones, R. and Hirschberg, S. (2004). Electricity Technology and Scenario Ranking within an Integrated Decision-Support Tool., Euro XX Conference 'Operational research and the management of electronic services', Rhodes, Greece

Frischknecht R. and Heck T. (2004). Uncertainty assessment in ecoinvent based on data quality indicators and basic uncertainty factors., SETAC Europe 14th Annual Meeting, Prague, Czech Republic

Hirschberg S., Burgherr P. and Hunt A. (2004). Accident risks in the energy sector: comparison of damage indicators and external costs., 7th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 7 - ESREL'04), Berlin, Germany

Hirschberg S., Dones R., Burgherr P., Heck T. and Schenler W. (2004). An integrated decision-support tool for sustainable energy supply, 7th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 7 - ESREL'04), Berlin, Germany

2003

Bauer, C. (2003). Windkraft, Wasserkraft und Holzsysteme, 20. Diskussionsforum Ökobilanzen: Ecoinvent 2000, Zurich, Switzerland

Bauer, C. (2003). Wind Power, Hydro Power, and Wood Systems., Special LCA Discussion Forum: ecoinvent 2000: Results of the Harmonisation, Update, and Extension of LCA Data in Switzerland (in conjunction with the SETAC Case Study Symposium), Lausanne, Switzerland

Dones, R. (2003). Data System ecoinvent - Life Cycle Assessment of Energy Systems at PSI., Emission of Fuel Cycles from Resource Extraction to Waste Disposal of Different Electricity Generating Chains., Vienna, Austria

Dones, R. (2003). Energiesysteme in ecoinvent - Kohle- und Kernenergie., 20. Diskussionsforum Ökobilanzen: Ecoinvent 2000, Zurich, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2003). Gas Power Plants, Gas Boilers, Cogeneration and Heat Pumps., Special LCA Discussion Forum: ecoinvent 2000: Results of the Harmonisation, Update, and Extension of LCA Data in Switzerland (in conjunction with the SETAC Case Study Symposium), Lausanne, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2003). Modelling Externalities of Energy Systems for Com-prehensive Cost-Benefit Analysis with Focus on China, ECOSENSE., ETSAP Fall Meeting, Beijing, China

Hirschberg, S. (2003). Comparative Sustainability Assessment of Energy Supply Options., ANS-ENS International Winter Meeting, Embedded Topical Meeting Global, New Orleans, USA

Hirschberg, S. and Heck, T. (2003). Health Effects due to Air Pollution in China., International Conference of Risk Management for Preventive Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

2002

Hirschberg, S. (2002). Approaches to Evaluating Sustainability of Energy Supply Options., 1th Solar Paces International Symposium on Concentrated Solar Power and Chemical Energy Technologies, Zurich, Switzerland

Hirschberg, S. (2002). Greenhouse Gas Emission Reduction Options: Modeling and Implications., 5th International Symposium on CO2 Fixation and Efficient Utilization of Energy (C&E2002)/The 4th International World Energy System Conference (WESC-2002), Tokyo, Japan

Hirschberg, S. (2002). Is Nuclear Energy Sustainable? A Comparative Perspective., 21st Conference of the Nuclear Societies in Israel. "Nuclear Sciences in Israel - The Next 50 Years", Haifa, Israel

Hirschberg, S. (2002). Risk Assessment in Sustainable Development Projects., 6th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 6), San Juan, Puerto Rico

Hirschberg, S. and Burgherr, P. (2002). Risk benefits of climate-friendly energy supply options., 6th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 6), San Juan, Puerto Rico

2001

Hirschberg S., Spiekerman G., Dones R. and Burgherr P. (2001). Comparison of Severe Accident Risks in Fossil, Nuclear and Hydro Electricity Generation., International Conference on Ecological Aspects of Electric Power Generation, Warsaw, Poland

2000

Bauer, C. (2003). Windkraft, Wasserkraft und Holzsysteme, 20. Diskussionsforum Ökobilanzen: Ecoinvent 2000, Zurich, Switzerland

Bauer, C. (2003). Wind Power, Hydro Power, and Wood Systems., Special LCA Discussion Forum: ecoinvent 2000: Results of the Harmonisation, Update, and Extension of LCA Data in Switzerland (in conjunction with the SETAC Case Study Symposium), Lausanne, Switzerland

Dones, R. (2003). Energiesysteme in ecoinvent - Kohle- und Kernenergie., 20. Diskussionsforum Ökobilanzen: Ecoinvent 2000, Zurich, Switzerland

Heck, T. (2003). Gas Power Plants, Gas Boilers, Cogeneration and Heat Pumps., Special LCA Discussion Forum: ecoinvent 2000: Results of the Harmonisation, Update, and Extension of LCA Data in Switzerland (in conjunction with the SETAC Case Study Symposium), Lausanne, Switzerland

Gantner U., Jakob M. and Hirschberg S. (2000). Total Greenhouse Gas Emissions and Costs of Alternative Swiss Energy Supply Strategies, IEA Greenhouse Gas R&D Programme., Fifth International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-5), Cairns, Australia

Hirschberg S., Dones R. and Gantner U. (2000). Use of External Cost Assessment and Multi-Criteria Decision Analysis for Comparative Evaluation of Options for Electricity Supply., 5th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 5), Osaka, Japan

Schenler W., Gheorghe A. V., Connors S. R., Haldi P.-A. and Hirschberg S. (2000). Risks and Costs due to Power System Operations: A Swiss Case Study of a Strategic Planning Methodology for Investigating Sustainable Systems., 5th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 5), Osaka, Japan

1999

Hirschberg, S. and Dones, R. (1999). From Sectorial Studies towards Decision Support through Integral Assessment of Energy Systems., VALDOR Symposium “Values in Decisions On Risk”, Stockholm, Sweden

1998

Dones, R. (1998). Greenhouse Gas Emission Inventories for Current and Future European Fossil systems., AEA Advisory Group Meeting on "Assessment of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from the Full Energy Chain for Fossil Fuel Based Electricity Generating Systems", Vienna, Austria

Dones, R., Gantner, U. and Hirschberg, S. (1998). Greenhouse gas total emissions from current and future electricity and heat supply systems., 4th International Conference on Greenhouse Gas Control Technologies (GHGT-4), Interlaken, Switzerland

Hirschberg S., Dones R., Gantner U. and Spiekerman G. (1998). Ecological and Risk-Related Performance of Nuclear and Other Electricity Generating Systems., Proceedings of the International Symposium on Evolutionary Water Cooled Reactors: Strategic Issues, Technologies and Economic Viability, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Spiekerman G. and Hirschberg S. (1998). Risk analysis for hydro power., International Symposium on New Trends and Guidelines on Dam Safety, Barcelona, Spain

1997

Hirschberg, S. (1997). Integral Assessment of Energy Systems, International Conference on Environment and Nuclear Energy, Washington DC, USA

Hirschberg, S. and Dones, R. (1997). Health and Environmental Risk Assessment of Energy Systems in Support of Decision-Making., 4th International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 4), Vienna, Austria

Hirschberg S., Spiekermann G. and Dones R. (1997). Comparative Assessment of Severe Accident Risks in the Energy Sector., Annual Meeting of the Society for Risk Analysis – Europe, Stockholm, Sweden

1996

Hirschberg S. and Spiekermann G. (1996). Comparative Evaluation of Severe Accident Risks Associated with Energy Generation Systems., 3rd International Conference on Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management (PSAM 3), Crete, Greece