Prof. Dr. Felix Creutzig

Head of working group Land Use, Infrastructure and Transport

Prof. Dr. Felix Creutzig

Prof. Dr. Felix Creutzig is head of the working group Land Use, Infrastructures and Transport and Chair of Sustainability Economics at Technische Universität Berlin. He was lead author of the IPCC’s Fifth Assessment Report and lead analyst of the Global Energy Assessment. His research focuses on:

•    Conceptualizing and quantifying GHG emissions of cities world-wide
•    Assessing opportunities for GHG mitigation of cities world-wide
•    Building models of sustainable urban form and transport
•    Land rents as a complement for financing sustainable infrastructures
•    Analyzing the role of capital stocks and infrastructures for climate change mitigation
•    Land use-mediated uncertainty in integrated assessments, particularly those related to bioenergy

Before joining the MCC and TU Berlin, Felix was a postdoc fellow at the Energy and Resources Group at the University of California, Berkeley, collaborating with Dan Kammen, Lee Schipper and Elizabeth Deakin, and the Energy Foundation China in Beijing. Felix Creutzig received his PhD in Computational Neuroscience from Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin, and holds a Master of Advanced Studies (Path III in Mathematics) from Cambridge University, UK. From 2009 until 2011 Felix was also chair of Netzwerk Europa, the Alumni organization of the Studienkolleg zu Berlin.

 

Curriculum vitae

Detailed CV with list of publications

 

Click here to visit the personal website of Dr. Felix Creutzig.

 

 

Current publications

Lamb, W.F.; Callaghan, M.W.; Creutzig, F.; Khosla, R.; Minx, J.C., 2018

The literature landscape on 1.5°C climate change and cities

Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability
Type
Peer Review
Ahmad, S.; Pachauri, S.; Creutzig, F., 2017

Synergies and trade-offs between energy-efficient urbanization and health

Environmental Research Letters
Type
Peer Review
Creutzig, F.; Agoston, P.; Goldschmidt, J.; Luderer, G.; Nemet, G.; Pietzcker, R.C., 2017

The underestimated potential of solar energy to mitigate climate change

Nature Energy
Type
Peer Review
Creutzig, F., 2017

Govern land as a global commons

Nature
Type
Peer Review
Kalkuhl, M.; Fernandez Milan, B.; Schwerhoff, G.; Jakob, M.; Hahnen, M.; Creutzig, F.; Bouma, J.; van der Esch, S., 2017

Land Taxes as Fiscal Instruments to Promote Sustainable Development Report

Type
Bücher
Reckien, D.; Creutzig, F.; Fernandez, B.; Lwasa, S.; Tovar-Restrepo, M.; Mcevoy, D.; Satterthwaite, D., 2017

Climate change, equity and the Sustainable Development Goals: an urban perspective

Environment and Urbanization
Type
Peer Review

Latest Publications

Lamb, W.F.; Callaghan, M.W.; Creutzig, F.; Khosla, R.; Minx, J.C., 2018

The literature landscape on 1.5°C climate change and cities

Current Opinion in Environmental Sustainability
Type
Peer Review
Ahmad, S.; Pachauri, S.; Creutzig, F., 2017

Synergies and trade-offs between energy-efficient urbanization and health

Environmental Research Letters
Type
Peer Review
Creutzig, F.; Agoston, P.; Goldschmidt, J.; Luderer, G.; Nemet, G.; Pietzcker, R.C., 2017

The underestimated potential of solar energy to mitigate climate change

Nature Energy
Type
Peer Review
Creutzig, F., 2017

Govern land as a global commons

Nature
Type
Peer Review

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