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Isabelle BLANC Professeur at MINES ParisTech, PSL University

Professor at MINES ParisTech, Head of Environmental Impacts activities at the Impacts Energy Observation Center of MINES ParisTech.  Master of Science from the University of Wisconsin USA (1985), Ph.D. from the Ecole des Mines de Paris (1991) and the diploma "Habilitation à Diriger des Recherches" (2010). She was successively researcher at INERIS, consultant at BIO Intelligence Service, researcher at EPFL and at the University of Lausanne and was appointed Professor in 2010 at MINES ParisTech. She is a founding member of the EcoSD Network, whose main goal is to promote exchanges between researchers and industry, in order to create and disseminate knowledge in the field of Eco-design Systems for Sustainable Development in France. She is the author of about 100 publications in cooperation with numerous international research institutes. She has designed and runs a Mentoring program for young researchers at MINES Paris and since 2017 a support program for managers / researchers from research centers.

Université de Lausanne   

Journal articles3 documents

  • Tourane Corbière-Nicollier, Isabelle Blanc, Suren Erkman. Towards a global criteria based framework for the sustainability assessment of bioethanol supply chains: Application to the Swiss dilemma: Is local produced bioethanol more sustainable than bioethanol imported from Brazil?. Ecological Indicators, Elsevier, 2011, 11 (5), pp.1447-1458. ⟨10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.03.018⟩. ⟨hal-00654640⟩
  • Pascale Schwab-Castella, Isabelle Blanc, Marcel Gomez-Ferrer, Bastien Ecabert, Martyn Wakeman, et al.. Integrating life cycle costs and environmental impacts of composite rail car-bodies for a Korean train. International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, Springer Verlag, 2009, 14 (5), pp.429-442. ⟨10.1007/s11367-009-0096-2⟩. ⟨hal-00482556⟩
  • Frédéric Paul Piguet, Isabelle Blanc, Tourane Corbière-Nicollier, Suren Erkman. L'empreinte écologique : un indicateur ambigu. Futuribles, Association Futuribles, 2007, pp.5-24. ⟨10.1051/futur:20073345⟩. ⟨hal-00519544⟩

Conference papers1 document

  • Isabelle Blanc, Tourane Corbière-Nicollier, Suren Erkman. Swiss bioethanol supply in 2010, What are the sustainability stakes of two scenarios for Switzerland ?. Frontiers of Research in Industrial Ecology, Workshop 6 : The Future of Energetic Systems, Nov 2006, Lausanne, Switzerland. ⟨hal-00520973⟩