Dr. Doris Schüler
Dr. Doris Schüler
Dr. Doris Schüler

Dr. Doris Schüler

Deputy Head of Division
Resources & Transport

Special Expertise

Research focus: resource management

  • Life cycle analyses and material flow analyses of technical products and industrial processes
  • Rare earths
  • Energy-efficient construction
  • Policy and corporate advisory work in the field of environmentally friendly production, resource efficiency and climate protection
  • Evaluation of waste management concepts
  • Policy and corporate advisory work in the field of recycling and environmentally friendly disposal

Key Projects

  • Carbon-Neutral Fraport AG: measures, scenarios, strategies
  • Rare earths and their recycling
  • LCA of the recycling high-performance batteries of future electric vehicles
  • Carbon footprint of the 1. FSV Mainz 05 football club
  • LCA expertise for the “Tailor-made fuels from Biomass” Cluster of Excellence of the University of Aachen
  • LCA of nickel metal hydride batteries for HEV application
  • LCA on co-processing of waste in clinker kilns
  • Top 100 – Eco-label for climate-relevant products; development of award criteria
  • Assessment of three post shredder technologies
  • LCA on the treatment and recycling of refrigeration equipment containing CFCs and hydrocarbons
  • Methodology development for the ecological assessment of hazardous waste disposal above ground and below ground