Daniel Reißmann


M.Sc. Business Administration - Sustainability Management

B.Sc. Economics

PhD researcher

Department 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


Daniel Reißmann

Education and professional experience

since 09/2016 External PhD researcher at UFZ Department Bioenergy
since 02/2016 Researcher at German Environment Agency (UBA)
11/2013 - 12/2016 Research Associate at Leibniz-Institute of Ecological Urban and Regional Development (IÖR)
12/2013 - 12/2015 Manager of "Netzwerk Energie & Umwelt" as part of the Cluster Energy and Environmental Technology of the City of Leipzig
10/2011 – 09/2013 M.Sc. in Business Administration (Sustainability Management) at University of Leipzig and Karl-Franzens University Graz (Austria)
10/2008 – 09/2011 B.Sc. in Economics at University of Leipzig

Selected publications

Reißmann, D., Thrän, D., Bezama, A. (2018): Hydrothermal processes as treatment paths for biogenic residues in Germany: A review of the technology, sustainability and legal aspects. Journal of Cleaner Production 172 (2018) 239-252. DOI: 10.1016/j.jclepro.2017.10.151. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0959652617324587

Reißmann, D., Buchert M. (2018): Saving natural resources through conversion and constructional densification in urban areas: Ecological potentials and limits. In: Lehmann, H. (Hrsg.): Factor X - Challenges, Implementation Strategies and Examples for a Sustainable Use of Natural Resources. Series: Eco-Efficiency in Industry and Science, Vol. 32 Springer Verlag. https://www.springerprofessional.de/saving-natural-resources-through-conversion-and-constructional-d/15095660

Deilmann, C., Hennersdorf, J., Lehmann, I., Reißmann, D. (2018): Data envelopment analysis of urban efficiency – Interpretative methods to make DEA a heuristic tool. Ecological Indicators 84: 607-618. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2017.09.017. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X1730585X

Hennersdorf J., Reißmann, D., Lehmann, I., Deilmann, C. (2017): Data Envelopment Analysis für Städte - Untersuchung ökologischer und ökonomischer Effizienz von Städten unter Nutzung eines Benchmark-Konzeptes der Produktionswirtschaft. In: Thinh, N.X. (Hrsg.): Modelling and Simulation of Ecosystems. Workshop Kölpinsee 2015, Rhombos Verlag. http://www.rhombos.de/shop/modelling-and-simulation-of-ecosystems-1.html

Deilmann, C., Lehmann, I., Reißmann, D., Hennersdorf, J. (2016): Data envelopment analysis of cities – Investigation of the ecological and economic efficiency of cities using a benchmarking concept from production management. Ecological Indicators 67: 798-806. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2016.03.039. https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1470160X16301431