19 supervised PhD students

  • Parisa Rafiaani
    • Social sustainability assessment in the biobased economy
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel, Philleppe Lebailly & Tom Kuppens
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 9 September 2020
  • Tafesse W. Gezahegn
    • Structure, institutions, and governance in agricultural cooperatives
    • Supervisors: Miet Maertens, Steven Van Passel & Tekeste Berhanu
    • KU Leuven
    • Public defense: 2 September 2020
  • Kris Van Nijen
    • Fostering technological change through regulations conducive to responsible mining of ocean mineral resources
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel 
    • University of Antwerp
    • Public defense: 18 October 2019
    • Short abstract
  • Aman Srivastava
    • Investigating non-price factors in electricity demand response: An applied economics study
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel & Erik Laes 
    • University of Antwerp
    • Public defense: 9 September 2019
    • Research column of Aman
    • Short abstract
  • Gwenny Thomassen
  • Kevin Milis
    • Economic assessment of storage in residential microgrids
    • Supervisors: Herbert Peremans & Steven Van Passel 
    • University of Antwerp
    • Public defense: 26 September 2018
  • Janka Vanschoenwinkel
    • A novel way of approaching farm-specific climate change adaptation
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 1 March 2018
  • Silvie Daniels
    • A methodological framework for the valuation of biodiversity based on the ecological function of species in the ecosystem
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel & Jaco Vangronsveld & Nele Witters
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 8 December 2017
  • Rob Hoogmartens
    • Examining Socio-Economic Aspects of Sustainable Materials Management
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel & Johan Eyckmans
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 4 November 2016
  • Annelies Boerema
    • Ecosystem services: study of human influences on nature and the effects for society
    • Supervisors: Patrick Meire & Steven Van Passel
    • University of Antwerp
    • Public defense: 12 september 2016
  • Dries Maes
    • Structural change in agriculture induced by innovative biobased technologies, an agent-based approach
    • Supervisor: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 6 July 2015
  • Maheshi Danturebandara
    • Environmental and economic performance of enhanced landfill mining
    • Supervisors: Karel Van Acker & Steven Van Passel
    • KU Leuven & Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 3 July 2015
  • Frederic Ang
    • Essays on sustainable and dynamic efficiency
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel & Erik Mathijs
    • Hasselt University & KU Leuven
    • Public defense: 1 June 2015
  • Miet Van Dael
    • Extended techno-economic assessment of Energy Conversion Parks
    • Supervisor: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 9 December 2014
  • Ellen De Schepper
    • Economic and environmental benefits of technology fusion of solar photovoltaics with alternative technologies
    • Supervisor: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 16 September 2014
  • Sebastien Lizin
    • Strategic technology assessment of organic photovoltaics
    • Supervisor: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 27 May 2014
  • Yann de Mey
    • Household risk balancing in European agriculture: an econometric approach
    • Supervisors: Steven Van Passel, Erwin Wauters & Mark Vancauteren
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 23 May 2014
  • Tine Compernolle
    • The cost effectiveness of gentle remediation strategies considering technical uncertainty and reversibility
    • Supervisor: Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 14 December 2012
  • Nele Witters
    • Phytoremediation: an alternative remediation technology and a sustainable marginal land management option
    • Supervisors: Jaco Vangronsveld & Steven Van Passel
    • Hasselt University
    • Public defense: 21 October 2011