Felix Ketelsen


M.Sc. B.Eng.

Doctoral Researcher

Department of Bioenergy

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
Permoserstr. 15
04318 Leipzig I Germany

in cooperation with:

Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum - DBFZ
Torgauer Straße 116
04347 Leipzig I Germany

Phone: 0341 2434-596
Fax: 0341 2434-133


Felix Ketelsen

Professional experience

since 2017 Doctoral Researcher / PhD student
- Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ
- Department of Bioenergy (BEN)
- Working Group Bioeconomy and Biomass Ressources (BBR)
2015-2016 Master's thesis: "Development of a concept to implement upgradability into future rolling stock generations"
- University of Applied Sciences Leipzig (HTWK)
in cooperation with:
- Deutsche Bahn AG (DB)
2015 Master's project: "Cook Stove Cambodia: Development of a clean, cheap, efficient, easy-to-build improved cookstove for developing countries"
- University of Applied Sciences Leipzig (HTWK)
in cooperation with:
- Group for the Environment, Renewable Energy and Solidarity (GERES)
- Institute of Technology of Cambodia, Phnom Penh (ITC)
2013 Bachelor's thesis: "Creating a new urban element to turn Vilanova i la Geltrú into a Smart City"
- University of Applied Sciences Kiel (FH Kiel)
in cooperation with:
- Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya / BarcelonaTech (UPC)
- Escola Politècnica Superior d'Enginyeria de Vilanova i la Geltrú (EPSEVG)


Research Focus

  • Technologies in the field of biochemical conversion (anaerobic digestion)
  • Assessment of existing and innovative technologies
  • Estimation of the potential of (future) disruptive technologies
  • Assessment under techno-economic, social and ecological aspects

Selected publications