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Komal studied resource dependency of clean energy technologies such as wind turbines and electric vehicles under current and future framework conditions, where her primary focus has been on critical resources such as rare earth elements. Her research work comprised resource criticality assessment in technology perspective, mapping the flows and stocks of critical resources, and evaluating the processing efficiencies of waste electrical & electronic equipment (WEEE) treatment facilities. Her current research interests include: resource and waste management, material and energy flow analysis from micro- to macro-scale and exploring resource dependency of future clean energy systems.
- Environment and Business ENBUS 204: Principles of Industrial Ecology
- Master of Environment and Business ENBUS 620: Business Operations and Sustainability
- Master of Sustainability Management SUSM 620: Business Operations and Sustainability
- Parajuly, K., Habib, K and Liu, G. 2016. Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) in Denmark: flows, quantities and management. Resources, Conservation & Recycling. In Press.
- Habib, K and Wenzel, H. 2016. A dynamic perspective on geopolitical supply risk of metals. Journal of Cleaner Production 133: 850-858.
- Parajuly, K., Habib, K., Cimpan, C., Liu, G and Wenzel, H. 2016. End-of-Life resource recovery from emerging electronic products – a case study of Robotic Vacuum Cleaner. Journal of Cleaner Production 137: 652-666.
- Machacek, E., Richter, J. L., Habib, K and Klossek, P. 2015. Recycling of rare earths from fluorescent lamps: Value analysis of closing-the-loop under demand and supply uncertainties. Resources, Conservation & Recycling 104: 76-93.
- Habib, K., Parajuly, K and Wenzel, H. 2015. Tracking the flow of resources in electronic waste – the case of end-of-life computer hard disk drives. Environmental Science & Technology 49: 12441-12449.
PhD- Energy and Environmentally Efficient Technologies, University of Southern Denmark.
MSc. Engineering-Urban, Energy and Environmental Planning, Aalborg University, Denmark.