M.Sc. Leon Zacharopoulos

Leon Zacharopoulos



Since 2021

Research Associate at the Chair of Buisness Administration and Production Management, University Duisburg-Essen

2018 - 2020

Master's degree in industrial engineering (Energy and Process Engineering/ Production and Operations Mangament), University of Duisburg-Essen

Thesis topic: Ecological optimization of the charging of battery electric vehicles

2014 - 2018

Bachelor's degree in industrial engineering (mechatronics/production management)

Thesis topic: Start-up and discontinuation management in the supply chain - The influence of the bullwhip effect on the remaining stock

2016 - 2017

Semester abroad at Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia


Publications and presentations

Thonemann, N.; Zacharopoulos, L.; Nühlen, J. (2024), (Buchbeitrag):
Life cycle assessment of carbon dioxide sequestration, in: Pacheco-Torgal, F.; Shi, C.; Palomo, A. Carbon Dioxide Sequestration in Cementitious Construction Materials, Woodhead Publishing Series in Civil and Structural Engineering, Cambridge, United States, pp. 235 - 270 2024.
[DOI: ISBN: 978-0-443-13577-4 ]

Zacharopoulos, L.; Thonemann, N.; Steubing, B.; Guinée, J.; Geldermann, J. (2024), (Konferenzbeitrag):
Handling Multifunctionality in Prospective Life Cycle Assessment, Science-Based Solutions in Times of Crisis: Integrating Science and Policy for Environmental Challenges, SETAC Europe 34th Annual Meeting, Seville, Spain, 2024.

Zacharopoulos, L.; Thonemann, N.; Dumeier, M.; Geldermann, J. (2023), (Vortrag):
Mixed-integer model to optimize electric vehicle charging pattern’s environmental impacts, OR 2023, Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Operations Research 2023, Hamburg, 2023.

Zacharopoulos, L.; Geldermann, J. (2023), (Vortrag):
Substitution in prospective life cycle assessment of resource recovery from waste incineration slag, LCM 2023, International Conference on Life Cycle Management, Lille, 2023.

Geldermann, J.; Zacharopoulos, L.; Wiemer, I.; Sprecher, M. (2023), (Paper):
Erstellung eines Carbon Footprint für Produkte für die Stahlherstellung in Deutschland, Der Betrieb, Fachmedien Otto Schmidt KG, 2023.

Zacharopoulos, L.; Thonemann, N.; Dumeier, M.; Geldermann, J. (2023), (Paper):
Environmental optimization of the charge of battery electric vehicles, Applied Energy, Volume 329, Auflage 120259, 2023.
[DOI: 10.1016/j.apenergy.2022.120259]

Thonemann, N.; Zacharopoulos, L.; Fromme, F.; Nühlen, J. (2022), (Paper):
Environmental impacts of carbon capture and utilization by mineral carbonation: A systematic literature review and meta life cycle assessment, Journal of Cleaner Production, Volume 332, pp. 130067 2022.
[DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2021.130067]

Zacharopoulos, L.; Geldermann, J. (2022), (Vortrag):
Prospective life cycle assessment of mineral and metal recycling from waste incineration slag, EcoBalance 2022, Fukuoka, Japan, 30.10.2022 - 02.11.2022 2022.

Zacharopoulos, L.; Geldermann, J.; Thonemann, N.; Dumeier, M. (2021), (Vortrag):
Ecological optimization of the charge of battery electric vehicles, Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Operations Research 2021, Bern, 31.08. - 03.09. 2021.