Employee directory

In the employee directory you will find contact information and profile pages for the DBFZ employees. The employees of the cooperation departments with the Helmholz Centre for Environmental Research, BEN and MicAs can be reached via the linked pages.


Working group leader

Field of work

Nora Szarka studied environmental engineering at the University of Miskolc in Hungary and completed her PhD studies at the University of Leoben in Austria. She worked at the University of Leoben and University of Concepción in Chile as a project manager and research assistant. Since 2011, she is leading the work group Biomass in the Energy System at DBFZ. Her research focus is on the development and implementation of integration criteria and assessment methods of smart biomass-based concepts and the development and analysis of bioenergy and bioeconomy scenarios and transformation pathways.

Curriculum vitae

Since 2011Working group leader "Biomass in the Energy System" in the Bioenergy Systems Department at the DBFZ
2007 - 2010Project leader at the University of Concepción, Chile
2001 - 2007Project leader and research associate at the University of Leoben, Austria

Committee work

Since 2017WG Heat, BMWi - Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy
Since 2021Special Issue "Sustainability in Bioeconomy and Bioenergy". MDPI - Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute, Network Switzerland; Switzerland