Christina Kockel

M. Sc.

Research Associate

Christina Kockel
Juniorprofessur für Energieressourcen- und Innovationsökonomik


Room: 20.26

Mathieustraße 10

52074 Aachen


Phone: +49 241 80 49845
Fax: +49 241 80 649870

Research Interests

  • Energy System Analysis
  • Sustainable Energy Systems Models
  • Life Cycle Assessments

Curriculum Vitae

Christina Kockel studied Business Administration and Engineering: Electrical Engineering at RWTH Aachen University with a focus on electrical energy engineering and sustainability and corporations. In 2015 she earned her bachelor’s degree (B.Sc. RWTH) and in 2019 the master’s degree (M.Sc. RWTH). During her studies, she worked as a student assistant at the Institute for Automotive Engineering (ika) in the Strategy and Consulting department. She conducted her master’s thesis at RWTH Aachen in cooperation with Forschungszentrum Jülich in the field of life cycle assessment for microgrids. In March 2019 Christina Kockel has started to work as research associate for the Assistant Professorship of Energy Resource and Innovation Economics at FCN.



Journal Articles (full scholarly peer-review)
Nolting, L., Priesmann, J., Kockel, C., Rödler, G., Brauweiler, T., Hauer, I., Robinius, M., Praktiknjo, A. (2019). Generating Transparency in the Worldwide Use of the Terminology “Industry 4.0”, Applied Sciences 9(21). [MDPI]

Contributions to Conferences and Workshops

Kockel, C., Nolting, L., Goldbeck, R., Wulf, C., De Doncker, R., Praktiknjo, A. (2019). Reducing Environmental Impacts through a Smart Design of Microgrids: Life Cycle Assessment for AC and DC, International Conference on Energy, Ecology and Environment (ICEEE), July 23-26, 2019, Stavanger, Norway.