Dr.-Ing. Jakob Hildebrandt


Dr.-Ing, M.Sc. in International Material Flow Management

Guest Scientist

Department of Bioenergy
Helmholtz Center for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig I Germany

in cooperation with:

Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum - DBFZ
Torgauer Straße 116
04347 Leipzig I Germany


Jakob Hildebrandt

Projects and Models

Running Projects

Finished Projects


Research Focus:

  •  - Life Cycle Sustainability Assessment (LCSA) of
    circular bioeconomy strategies
    - Benchmarking of sustainability profiles
    of value chains in the circular bioeconomy
    - Urban Waste Biorefineries
    for fertilizers, energy,
    fodder, fibres and carbon materials
    - Wood-based bioeconomy
    - Impact decoupling
    by Resource substitution,
    Industrial Symbiosis and Cascading
    - Bio-based carbon materials and biochar
    - Biomethane Utilization Pathways

Professional experience

Since 02/2020

Guest Scientist/ Professor for corporate environmental protection and sustainability
at University of Applied Sciences Zittau/Goerlitz

10/2019 -01/2020

Senior Scientist/PostDoc

09/2016  - 09/2019

04/2013 - 08/2016

Guest Scientist at the Department of Bioenergy and Assistant Plant Manager at an organic waste treatment  facility of the Eggersmann Kompotec Kompostierungs-anlagen GmbH in the City of Gütersloh

Department of Bioenergy, Scientific Employee and PhD candidate


Immission Protection Officer in the authority for environmental protection of the municipal administration of the City of Cologne


Master Thesis: "Regionally specified concepts of production facilities for soil amendments with properties of Terra Preta" under the umbrella auf the research project "LaTerra" – Sustainable Land use through regional Energy- and Material Flow Management by Applying the Terra-Preta-Technology on military conversions areas and low yield sites at the Institute for Applied Material Flow Management (IfaS), FH Trier


Research Assistant at the Institute for Applied Material Flow Management (IfaS), FH Trier in the reserach consortia of the ELKE-Project- Entwicklung extensiver Landnutzungskonzepte für die Produktion nachwachsender Rohstoffe als mögliche Ausgleichs- und Ersatzmaßnahmen


Special Program: "Energy Technology" in the School of Environment, Resources and Development (SERD) at the Asian Institute of Technology (AIT) in Bangkok, Thailand

Since 2014

Further Education as Expert consultant for applied mycology at the German Mycological Society (DGFM e.V.) approved by the Goethe University Frankfurt

Selected publications


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Hildebrandt, J.; Hartard, S.; Böhmer, J.: "Regional angepasste Konzepte für Anlagen zur Produktion eines Bodenverbesserers aus organischen Reststoffen mit Eigenschaften von Terra Preta", Institut für angewandtes Stoffstrommanagement (IfaS),FH Trier; In: Tagungsband zum 3. Wissenschaftskongress "Abfall und Ressourcenwirtschaft", Deutsche Gesellschaft für Abfallwirtschaft e.V., Stuttgart 2013, ISBN: 978-3-9815546-0-1