Mélanie Despeisse

Associate Professor at Production Systems

Mélanie Despeisse research area focuses on the relationship between industry and environmental sustainability at various scales, from operational resource efficiency in manufacturing processes to corporate social responsibility in strategic planning. The aim of her research is to develop tools and methods to help companies in creating sustainable value for society by implementing concepts such as eco-efficiency and circularity.

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Showing 38 publications

2021

The Environmental Implications of Digitalization in Manufacturing: A Case Study

Xiaoxia Chen, Mélanie Despeisse, Patrik Dahlman et al
Sustainable Production, Life Cycle Engineering and Management, p. 249-263
Book chapter
2021

State-of-the-art on product-service systems and digital technologies

Clarissa Alejandra González Chávez, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Sustainable Production, Life Cycle Engineering and Management, p. 71-88
Book chapter
2021

Stakeholders’ influence towards sustainability transition in textile industries

Arpita Chari, Mélanie Despeisse, Ilaria Giovanna Barletta et al
Sustainable Production, Life Cycle Engineering and Management, p. 233-248
Book chapter
2021

Organisational sustainability readiness: a model and assessment tool for manufacturing companies

Ilaria Giovanna Barletta, Mélanie Despeisse, Steven Hoffenson et al
Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 284
Journal article
2021

Achieving Circular and Efficient Production Systems: Emerging Challenges from Industrial Cases

Mélanie Despeisse, Arpita Chari, Clarissa Alejandra González Chávez et al
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 633 IFIP, p. 523-533
Paper in proceeding
2021

Environmental and Economic Impacts of Biofouling on Marine and Coastal Heat Exchangers

Ninan Theradapuzha Mathew, Johan Kronholm, Klas Bertilsson et al
Sustainable Production, Life Cycle Engineering and Management, p. 385-398
Book chapter
2021

Swedish manufacturing practices towards a sustainability transition in industry 4.0: A resilience perspective

Arpita Chari, Johan Vogt Duberg, Emma Lindahl et al
Proceedings of the ASME 2021 16th International Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference, MSEC 2021. Vol. 1
Paper in proceeding
2021

Driving vehicle dismantling forward - A combined literature and empirical study

Malin Tarrar, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 295
Review article
2021

Environmental and Economic Impacts of Biofouling on Marine and Coastal Heat Exchangers

Ninan Theradapuzha Mathew, Johan Kronholm, Klas Bertilsson et al
Sustainable Production, Life Cycle Engineering and Management. Vol. EcoDesign and Sustainability II, p. 385-398
Paper in proceeding
2020

Increasing Eco-Efficiency Awareness for Ship Loading Process Using Virtual Reality and Gamification

Charles Bully, Jordan Gery, Daniel Nåfors et al
Advances in Transdisciplinary Engineering. Vol. 13
Paper in proceeding
2020

Finding and Capturing Value in e-Waste for Refrigerators Manufacturers and Recyclers

Clarissa Alejandra González Chávez, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson et al
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 591 IFIP, p. 505-512
Paper in proceeding
2020

Environmental impact assessment of boatbuilding process with ocean plastic

Qi Fang, Mélanie Despeisse, Xiaoxia Chen
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 90, p. 274-279
Paper in proceeding
2020

Challenges in Data Life Cycle Management for Sustainable Cyber-Physical Production Systems

Mélanie Despeisse, Ebru Turanoglu Bekar
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 592, p. 57-65
Paper in proceeding
2020

Environmental Sustainability of Digitalization in Manufacturing: A Review

Xiaoxia Chen, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Sustainability. Vol. 12 (24)
Review article
2019

Games and simulations in industrial engineering education: A review of the cognitive and affective learning outcomes

Mélanie Despeisse
Proceedings - Winter Simulation Conference. Vol. 2018-December, p. 4046-4057
Paper in proceeding
2019

A Swedish comment on ‘review: the availability of life-cycle studies in Sweden’

Gregory Peters, Robin Harder, Rickard Arvidsson et al
International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
Other text in scientific journal
2019

The influence of digital technologies towards sustainable production

Hasnain Thathia, Mélanie Despeisse
Paper in proceeding
2019

Additive manufacturing from the sustainability perspective: proposal for a self-assessment tool

Carla Gonçalves Machado, Mélanie Despeisse, Mats Winroth et al
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 81, p. 482-487
Paper in proceeding
2018

ReSmaC Project: Feasibility and sustainability study of volume-production scenarios

Ilaria Giovanna Barletta, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Other
2018

ReSmaC project Report: Mapping Current State Smartphones' end of life

Ilaria Giovanna Barletta, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Other
2018

The Proposal of an Environmental Break-Even Point as Assessment Method of Product-Service Systems for Circular Economy

Ilaria Giovanna Barletta, Mélanie Despeisse, Björn Johansson
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 72, p. 720-725
Paper in proceeding
2018

A Methodology to Align Core Manufacturing Capabilities with Sustainable Manufacturing Strategies

Ilaria Giovanna Barletta, Cecilia Berlin, Mélanie Despeisse et al
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 69, p. 242-247
Paper in proceeding
2017

Skills and education for additive manufacturing: A review of emerging issues

Mélanie Despeisse, Tim Minshall
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 513, p. 289-297
Paper in proceeding
2017

Teaching energy efficiency in manufacturing using gamification: A case study

Mélanie Despeisse, Peter Lunt
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 514, p. 419-426
Paper in proceeding
2017

Unlocking value for a circular economy through 3D printing: A research agenda

Mélanie Despeisse, Martin Baumers, Phil Brown et al
Technological Forecasting and Social Change. Vol. 115, p. 75-84
Journal article
2017

Product circularity assessment methodology

Cecilia Maria Angioletti, Mélanie Despeisse, Roberto Rocca
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 514, p. 411-418
Paper in proceeding
2017

Sustainable Value Roadmapping Framework for Additive Manufacturing

Mélanie Despeisse, Miying Yang, Steve Evans et al
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 61, p. 594-599
Paper in proceeding
2016

A Collection of Tools for Factory Eco-efficiency

Mélanie Despeisse, Aanand Davé, Lampros Litos et al
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 40, p. 542-546
Paper in proceeding
2016

Additive manufacturing and sustainability: an exploratory study of the advantages and challenges

Simon J. Ford, Mélanie Despeisse
Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 137, p. 1573-1587
Journal article
2015

Factors for Effective Learning in Production Networks to Improve Environmental Performance

Alexander Schurig, Mélanie Despeisse, Eric Unterberger et al
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 459, p. 697-704
Paper in proceeding
2015

Improving Factory Resource and Energy Efficiency: The FREE Toolkit

Mélanie Despeisse, Steve Evans
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 459, p. 640-646
Paper in proceeding
2015

Towards a Circular Economy for End-of-Life Vehicles: A Comparative Study UK – Japan

Mélanie Despeisse, Yusuke Kishita, Masaru Nakano et al
Procedia CIRP. Vol. 29, p. 668-673
Paper in proceeding
2015

The Role of Additive Manufacturing in Improving Resource Efficiency and Sustainability

Mélanie Despeisse, Simon J. Ford
IFIP Advances in Information and Communication Technology. Vol. 460, p. 129-136
Paper in proceeding
2013

Sustainable manufacturing tactics and cross-functional factory modelling

Mélanie Despeisse, Michael R. Oates, Peter D. Ball
Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 42, p. 31-41
Journal article
2012

Industrial ecology at factory level – a conceptual model

Mélanie Despeisse, Peter D. Ball, Steve Evans et al
Journal of Cleaner Production. Vol. 31, p. 30-39
Journal article
2012

Industrial ecology at factory level: a prototype methodology

Mélanie Despeisse, Peter D. Ball, Steve Evans et al
Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part B: Journal of Engineering Manufacture. Vol. 226 (10), p. 1648-1664
Journal article
2011

The emergence of sustainable manufacturing practices

Mélanie Despeisse, Fatou Mbaye, Peter D. Ball et al
Production Planning and Control. Vol. 23 (5), p. 354-376
Journal article

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Showing 7 research projects

2021–2021

Factory Resource and Energy Efficiency through Digitalization (FREED)

Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Ebru Turanoglu Bekar Production Systems
VINNOVA

2019–2022

Enabling REuse, REmanufacturing and REcycling Within INDustrial systems (REWIND)

Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Henrik Jilvero Production Systems
Xiaoxia Chen Production Systems
Arpita Chari Production Systems
Clarissa Alejandra González Chávez Production Systems
Björn Johansson Production Systems
VINNOVA

2018–2021

Twinning for Industrial Sustainability (TRUST)

Carla Gonçalves Machado Supply and Operations Management
Mats Winroth Supply and Operations Management
Björn Johansson Production Systems
Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
European Commission (EC)

2017–2021

SUstainability, sMart Maintenance and factory design Testbed (SUMMIT)

Björn Johansson Production Systems
XIAOXIA CHEN Production Systems
Anders Skoogh Production Systems
Ebru Turanoglu Bekar Production Systems
Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Daniel Nåfors Production Systems
Liang Gong Production Systems
Jonatan Berglund Production Systems
VINNOVA

2017–2018

RESMAC - Repurposing Smartphone Capabilities

Björn Johansson Production Systems
Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Ilaria Giovanna Barletta Production Systems
VINNOVA

2017–2020

Ecoprodigi (Eco-efficiency to maritime industry processes in the Baltic Sea Region through digitalisation)

Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Björn Johansson Production Systems
Selma Brynolf Physical Resource Theory 2
Jonatan Berglund Production Systems
Ilaria Giovanna Barletta Production Systems
Daniel Nåfors Production Systems
Interreg
European Commission (EC)

2017–2017

ClimaDye

Björn Johansson Production Systems
Ilaria Giovanna Barletta Production Systems
Mélanie Despeisse Production Systems
Climate-KIC

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