Publications

Our publications

RETHINK. Impulses for circular economy (own series)

Julian Mast, Friederike von Unruh, Wolfgang Irrek (2022): R-Strategies as Guidelines for the Circular Economy (No. 2022/03).

Manuel Grundmann, Stefan Alscher (2022): Systematic sustainability assessment of food packaging (No. 2022/02).

Sabine Büttner, Wolfgang Irrek, Uwe Handmann (2022): Competence Center Circular Economy NRW. Driving the transformation to a sustainable and circular economy (No. 2022/01).

Prospects. News on circular economy (own series)

Sabine Büttner, Carina Hermandi (2022): Consumption in the Circular Economy. On the role of consumers:inside and user-centered design (No. 2022/05).

Julian Mast, Friederike von Unruh, Wolfgang Irrek (2022): R strategies and innovation in circular economy management. Entrepreneurial strategies of circular economy (No. 2022/04).

Manuel Grundmann, Stefan Alscher (2022): Sustainable food packaging. An evaluation matrix for systematic sustainability comparison (No. 2022/03).

Carina Hermandi, Linda Dierke, Stefan Alscher, Manuel Grundmann, Wolfgang Irrek (2022): Circular Economy in SMEs – Concept for Initiation, Introduction and Implementation (No. 2022/02).

Julian Mast, Friederike von Unruh, Wolfgang Irrek (2022): A jungle of terms around circular economy. What actually are circular economy, industrial ecology, the cradle-to-cradle concept and the circular economy? (No. 2022/01).

Scientific Journals & Collections

Carina Hermandi, Mast, Julian, Irrek, Wolfgang (2022): Similarities and differences between energy efficiency and circularity approaches in industrial transition processes targeting manufacturing SME, 9-238-22, eceee 2022 Summer Study proceedings. Agents of Change. ISSN: 2001-7960 (online). ISBN: 978-91-983878-9-3 (online)

Alexa Böckel, Jan Quaing, Ilka Weissbrod & Julia Böhm (eds.) (2022): Myths of the Circular Economy, https://www.mythencirculareconomy.com/ [Contributors from the Prosperkolleg: Julia Böhm, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang Irrek, Julian Mast, , Paul Szabo-Müller, Friederike von Unruh]

Nermeen Abou Baker, Nico Zengeler, Uwe Handmann (2022): A Transfer Learning Evaluation of Deep Neural Networks for Image Classification, Mach. Learn. Knowl. Extr. 2022, 4, 22-41, https://doi.org/10.3390/make4010002

Mike Duddek, Saulo H. Freitas Seabra da Rocha (2022): Robotized pre-recycling for improved material recovery. In: Leal Filho W., Azul A.M., Doni F., Salvia A.L. (eds) Handbook of Sustainability Science in the Future. Springer, Cham., https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-68074-9_71-1

Wolfgang Irrek, Carina Hermandi, Julian Mast, Mike Duddek, Manuel Grundmann, Stefan Alscher (2021): Circular Economy Management – Thinking Value Creation in Circuits. In: Factory Innovation 1 (2021), https://doi.org/10.30844/FI21-1_20-25

Nermeen Abou Baker, Paul Szabo-Müller, Uwe Handmann (2021): Transfer learning-based method for automated e-waste recycling in smart cities, https://eudl.eu/doi/10.4108/eai.16-4-2021.169337

Nermeen Abou Baker, Paul Szabo-Müller, Uwe Handmann (2021): A Feature-Fusion Transfer Learning Method as a Basis to Support Automated Smartphone Recycling in a Circular Smart City, https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-76063-2_29

Blogs & trade organs

Claudia Schneider, Carina Hermandi (2021): Always in the circle! In: UMBAU21 (17/2021) Digitalization Smart Region Emscher-Lippe: Dimensions of the Future (complete edition).

Mario Heinemann, Paul Szabo-Müller (2021): Circular Economy in the Skilled Crafts, https://www.hwk-muenster.de/de/betriebsfuehrung/nachhaltigkeit-umwelt-energie/zirkulaere-wertschoepfung

Svenja Grauel, Friederike von Unruh and Paul Szabo-Müller (2020): Sustainable management thanks to circular economy, https://nachhaltig.digital/blog/1097

Conference presentation

A feature-fusion transfer learning method as a basis to support automated smartphone recycling in a circular smart city

Lecture by Nermeen Abou Baker

Conference: EAI S-cube 2020 | SmartCity360° Convention 2020 | 11th Conference on Sensor Systems and Software

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