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GILJUM Stefan, Univ.Doz.Dr.



Associate Professor, Rese­arch Group Leader

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Welthandelsplatz 1/D1/level 2
1020 Vienna, Austria


Researcher Identifier

Research Interest

  • Sustainable resource management

  • Environmental Accounting

  • Material Flow Analysis (MFA)

  • Environmental input-output models

  • Resource efficiency indicators

  • Industrial Ecology

  • Globalisation, international trade and development

    Current Projects

    Recent Publications

    • Sonter, L.J., Maron, M., Bull, J.W., Giljum, S., Luckeneder, S., Maus, V., McDonald-Madden, E., Northey, S.A., Sánchez, L.E., Valenta, R., Visconti, P., Werner, T.T., Watson, J.E.M., 2023. How to fuel an energy transition with ecologically responsible mining. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 120 (35), DOI: e2307006120. 10.1073/pnas.2307006120.

    • Jasansky, S., Lieber, M., Giljum, S., Maus, V., 2023. An open database on global coal and metal mine production. Nature Scientific Data 10 (1), 1–12. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-023-01965-y.

    • Giljum, S., Maus, V., Kuschnig, N., Luckeneder, S., Tost, M., Sonter, L.J., Bebbington, A.J., 2022. A pantropical assessment of deforestation caused by industrial mining. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) 119 (38), DOI: e2118273119.10.1073/pnas.2118273119.

    • Maus, V., Giljum, S., da Silva, D.M., Gutschlhofer, J., da Rosa, R.P., Luckeneder, S., Gass, S.L.B., Lieber, M., McCallum, I., 2022. An update on global mining land use. Scientific Data 9, 1–11. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-022-01547-4.

    • Nikas, A., Xexakis, G., Koasidis, K., Acosta-Fernández, J., Arto, I., Calzadilla, A., Domenech, T., Gambhir, A., Giljum, S., Gonzalez-Eguino, M., Herbst, A., Ivanova, O., van Sluisveld, Mariësse A. E., van de Ven, D.-J., Karamaneas, A., Doukas, H., 2022. Coupling circularity performance and climate action: From disciplinary silos to transdisciplinary modelling science. Sustainable Production and Consumption 30, 269–277. DOI: 10.1016/j.spc.2021.12.011.

    • Lenzen, M., Geschke, A., West, J., Fry, J., Malik, A., Giljum, S., Milà i Canals, L., Piñero, P., Lutter, S., Wiedmann, T., Li, M., Sevenster, M., Potočnik, J., Teixeira, I., van Voore, M., Nansai, K., Schandl, H., 2021. Implementing the material footprint to measure progress towards Sustainable Development Goals 8 and 12. Nat Sustain 112, 6271. 10.1038/s41893-021-00811-6.

    • Wieland H., Lenzen M., Geschke A., Fry J., Wiedenhofer D., Eisenmenger N., Schenk J., Giljum S. 2021. The PIOLab: Building global physical input-output tables in a virtual laboratory. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 1–21.

    • Kuschnig, N., Cuaresma, J.C., Krisztin, T., Giljum, S., 2021. Spatial spillover effects from agriculture drive deforestation in Mato Grosso, Brazil. Scientific Reports, 11, 21804 (2021). DOI: 10.1038/s41598-021-00861-y.

    • Luckeneder, S., Giljum, S., Schaffartzik, A., Maus, V., Tost, M., 2021. Surge in global metal mining threatens vulnerable ecosystems. Global Environmental Change 69, 102303. DOI: 10.1016/j.gloenvcha.2021.102303.

    • Dorninger, C., Hornborg, A., Absona, D.J., Wehrden, H. von, Schaffartzik, A., Giljum, S., Engler, J.-O., Feller, R.L., Hubacek, K., Wieland, H., 2021. Global patterns of ecologically unequal exchange: implications for sustainability in the 21st century. Ecological Economics (179), 106824. DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolecon.2020.106824.

    • Maus, V., Giljum, S., Gutschlhofer, J., da Silva, D.M., Probst, M., Gass, S.L.B., Luckeneder, S., Lieber, M., MacCullum, I., 2020. A global-scale data set of mining areas. Nature Scientific Data (7), 289. DOI: 10.1038/s41597-020-00624-w.

    • Moran, D., Giljum, S., Kanemoto, K., Godar, J., 2020. From satellite to supply chain: new approaches connect earth observation to economic decisions. One Earth 3 (1), 5–8. DOI: 10.1016/j.oneear.2020.06.007.

    • Cibulka, S., Giljum, S., 2020. Towards a Comprehensive Framework of the Relationships between Resource Footprints, Quality of Life, and Economic Development. Sustainability 12 (11), 4734. DOI: 10.3390/su12114734.

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