Profilbild Leandra Scharnhorst

M. Sc. Leandra Scharnhorst

Research Focus

  • Analysis of user acceptance and behavior in the context of the living lab "Energy Smart Home Lab"
  • Energy System Analysis
  • Energy Transition in the Industry Sector


Publication List

Barriers to Demand Response in the Commercial and Industrial Sectors - an Empirical Investigation
Scharnhorst, L.; Sloot, D.; Lehmann, N.; Ardone, A.; Fichtner, W.
2022, November 8. 17th Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems (SDEWES 2022), Paphos, Cyprus, November 7–10, 2022 

Academic Career

02/2021 - today Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
Research associate at the Institute for Industrial Production (IIP), Chair of Energy Economics
09/2017 - 09/2019

Double master degree in energy technology

Double master program of InnoEnergy of the European Institute for Innovation and Technology (EIT)

University Uppsala (UU)

M. Sc. in Energy Technology

Instituto Superior Técnico (IST)

Master in Energy Engineering and Management

08/2013 - 09/2016 Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg (DHBW Mannheim), Siemens AG (Power & Gas Mannheim)
B. Eng. in Electrical Engineering - Automation