Taraneh Sowlati


Wood Science

Faculty of Forestry

Biomass utilization, its optimization and management in supply chains have been the focus of Taraneh's research the past seven years.

  • Improved mathematical programming and simulation models for optimizing the utilization of forest biomass along supply chains.
  • Environmental impacts of utilizing forest biomass to produce bioenergy and biofuels via life cycle assessment.
  • Sustainable development using approaches that include multi-criteria decision making and multi-objective optimization to incorporate the economic, social and environmental impacts of products and processes into decision making.

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