External Ph.D. Student
Gijs Krekel joined INaB as a research assistant in mid-June 2023. Gijs earned a bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering at the FH-Aachen and subsequently a master’s degree in environmental engineering (specialization: energy and environment in civil engineering) at RWTH. During his master thesis he intensively worked on the life cycle assessment of “hot mix asphalt” (HMA) and “warm mix asphalt” (WMA). Now he is doing his PhD in the field of sustainable steel production in cooperation with thyssenkrupp Steel Europe AG.
Research Topic: LCSA (LCA, S-LCA, LCC) of the steel manufacturing process