Dr. Sascha Samadi

Research Fellow

Future Energy and Mobility Structures
Sascha Samadi
+49 202 2492-107
+49 202 2492-198
sascha.samadi@wupperinst.org

Education and Academic Training

  • Study of Economics at the University of Trier
  • Study of Ecological Economics at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg
  • PhD in Economics at the Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg

Professional Experience

  • Since 2010: Research Fellow at the Wuppertal Institute, Division Future Energy and Mobility Structures
  • 2008 - 2017: PhD student at the Wuppertal Institute, Division Future Energy and Mobility Structures
  • 2005: Internship at the Institute for Ecological Economy Research (IOeW) in Berlin, research field "Sustainable Energy and Climate Protection"

Research Focus

  • Analysis of German, European and global energy scenarios
  • Assessment of greenhouse gas emission mitigation strategies in the energy system
  • Assessment of the social costs of electricity generation
  • Analysis of the options for far-reaching greenhouse gas emission mitigation in the industrial sector and their interdependencies with the energy system

Teaching

  • University of Kassel, block seminar "Energy Economics" as part of the master course "Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency", since winter semester 2013/2014

Reviewer for peer-reviewed journals

  • Energy Policy
  • Ecological Economics
  • Environmental Science & Policy
  • Energy Strategy Reviews