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Prof. Dr.

Norbert Reintjes

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Short description
As Professor of Industrial Ecology at the TH Lübeck, Norbert Reintjes takes a systemic perspective. The biologist's toolbox contains energy and material flow analyses for various environmental assessment applications, as well as methods for studying water bodies. The focus is on systems related to the living environment. As head of the program, he is responsible for the teaching of the Environmental Engineering and Management program.
Graduate biologist, 1993
Dr. rer. nat., 2004
German Development Service (1995 - 1997)
PhD University of Würzburg, Research Station Comoé NP, Ivory Coast (1997 - 2004)
Ecopol (2006 - 2012)

Research data

Research level
Area of research
Society & Transformation , Climate protection & Resources ,
Research topic
Energy and material flow analyses and environmental assessment in the blue bioeconomy, Eutrophication of freshwaters - local causes, consequences and reduction measures.
Research institute
Lübeck University of Technology
Research institute location
Applied natural sciences

Publications and projects

Selected publications
Vélez-Henao, J. A., Weinland, F., & Reintjes, N. (2021). Life cycle assessment of aquaculture bivalve shellfish production — a critical review of methodological trends. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment.
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Selected sponsored projects
“Innovationsraum: BaMS-Aquator - Akzelerator zur Entwicklung der aquatischen Bioökonomie (Teilprojekt 2) – Umsetzungsphase“, BMBF-Projekt 031B0915H2, 368.076,00€, 9/2020-8/2023
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"Bioremediation von Stillgewässern durch die Entnahme von Mikroalgen aus städtischen Gewässern in Lübeck", EKSH Projekt 8/12-71, 148.256,76€, 7/2023-12/2024

Committees and Awards

Selected councils
Extended Board Bioeconomy on Marine Sites e.V. (BamS