Foto Daniel Sloot KIT IIP

Dr. Daniel Sloot

Research interests

  • Behavioral science and the sustainable energy transition
  • Motivational factors underlying technology adoption and user behavior
  • Analysis of decision making


  • Seminar supervision
  • Supervision of bachelor and master theses


A meta-analysis of residential PV adoption: the important role of perceived benefits, intentions and antecedents in solar energy acceptance
Schulte, E.; Scheller, F.; Sloot, D.; Bruckner, T.
2022. Energy research & social science, 84, Art.Nr.: 102339. doi:10.1016/j.erss.2021.102339
Exploring the Role of Stakeholder Dynamics in Residential Photovoltaic Adoption Decisions: A Synthesis of the Literature
Scheller, F.; Doser, I.; Sloot, D.; McKenna, R.; Bruckner, T.
2020. Energies, 13 (23), Art.-Nr.: 6283. doi:10.3390/en13236283


  • Post-doctoral research associate, chair of energy economics since February 2020
  • PhD in environmental psychology, University of Groningen, the Netherlands
  • Master of Science in Social and Organisational Psychology, University of Exeter, UK
  • Bachelor of Science in organizational psychology, Leuphana University Lüneburg