dr.ir. (E.) Emile Chappin

Dr.ir. (E.) Emile Chappin is assistent professor at Delft University of Technology in the Netherlands and a visiting researcher at the Wuppertal Institute in Germany.

Chappin holds a MSc and BSc in Systems Engineering and Policy Analysis and Management.

Chappin obtained his PhD in 2011 on Simulating Energy Transitions. Chappin chairs the theaterorkest.nl foundation, and is also one of its project leaders and conductors. Emile is active as a pianist.

Chappin specialties

  • Agent-based modeling, statistics
  • life cycle analysis
  • technology
  • policy and management

Key publications

  • On the impact of CO2 emission-trading on power generation emissions. Technological Forecasting&Social Change, 76(3):358–370, 2009. DOI: 10.1016/j.techfore.2008.08.004.
  • Agent-based modeling of energy infrastructure transitions. International Journal of Critical Infrastructures, 6(2):106–130, 2010. DOI: 10.1504/IJCIS.2010.031070.
  • An agent-based model of transitions in consumer lighting: Policy impacts from the E.U. phase-out of incandescents. Environmental Innovation and Societal Transitions, 7:16–36, 2013. DOI: 10.1016/j.eist.2012.11.005.
  • Transition and transformation: a bibliometric analysis of two scientific networks researching socio-technical change. Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, 30:715–723, February 2014 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.rser.2013.11.013.
  • Cross-border electricity market effects due to price caps in an emission trading system: An agent-based approach. Energy Policy, 71:139–158, August 2014. DOI: 10.1016/j.enpol.2014.03.037.
  • ‘Exploring Homeowners’ Insulation Activity’, Journal of Artificial Societies and Social Simulation 19(1), 4. DOI: 10.18564/jasss.2941.
  • ‘Energy-efficiency impacts of an air-quality feedback device in residential buildings: an agent-based modeling assessment’, Energy and Buildings 116, 151-163. DOI:10.1016/j.enbuild.2015.11.067
  • ‘Modeling for Transition Management’, Social Science Research Network. DOI: 10.2139/ssrn.2618413

Research Group :

Design of Integrated Energy Systems

Specialisatie :

System reliability including extreme events

TU Delft

 Gebouw 31 Jaffalaan 5
       2628 BX Delft
   E.J.L.Chappin@tudelft.nl