In this section we aim to collect an overview of theses (at PhD or Masters level) that have been done on urban metabolism - worldwide. Do you know of any missing work? Be sure to upload it here.

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Title Type Author(s) Year
Biophysical characterization and quantification of waste from the meat sector of the city of Quito: case study of the Quito Metropolitan Trace Company EMRAQ-EP Thesis Auz Rosero and Chérrez Gavilanes 2020
Analysis of urban metabolism and policy assessment : building a nested multiregional input-output model Thesis BRAMBILLA di CIVESIO and BURATTI 2019
Capture and Control of Material Flows and Stocks in Urban Housing - Based on the Case Study of the Housing Industry in Munich-Freiham Thesis Heinrich and Arnold 2019
Feeding the Urban Metabolism within Planetary Boundaries - A Policy for future-proof Phosphorus Supply of a medium-sized Western European City with respect to its Global Hinterland Thesis Harseim and Lisa 2019
Social MFA: Scrap Metal in the Context of Cape Town Thesis Logan Gardner 2018
Local Material and Energy Flow Analysis for the Region of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada Thesis Arunkumar Senthilnayagam 2017
Meaningful Circular Metabolism Thesis Nap and D. 2017
The contribution of the informal economy to urban sustainability - case study of waste management in Tepito, Mexico City Thesis Louise Guibrunet 2017
Material Flow Analysis in Quebec: Methods and operationalising challenges in a circular economy perspective Thesis Audrey Morris 2016
The greening of neoliberal urbanism in Santiago de Chile: urbanisation by green enclaves and the production of a new socio-nature in Chicureo Thesis Martin Sanzana Calvet 2016
Towards more comprehensive urban environmental assessments: exploring the complex relationship between urban and metabolic profiles Thesis Aristide Athanassiadis 2016
A Cities Approach to Sustainability Thesis Daniel Hoornweg 2015
Material Flow Analysis for a Circular Economy Development: A Material Stock Quantification Method of Urban Civil Infrastructures with a Case Study of PVC in an Amsterdam Neighbourhood Thesis Carolin Bellstedt 2015
Urban-Scale Material Flow Analysis in a South African Context: A Cape Town Feasibility Study Thesis Paul Hoekman 2015
Resource use in the Chinese building sector: foundations for analyzing urban transition. Thesis Accuardi and Z.A.C. 2014
Data Mining for Material Flow Analysis: Application in the Territorial Breakdown of French Regions Thesis Brinduşa Smaranda 2013
Effects of planning and policy decisions on residential land use in Singapore Thesis Davis and N.R. 2012
Estimating material and energy intensities of urban areas Thesis Quinn and D.J. 2012
From Eradication To Intervention: Urban Informal Ecosystem Thesis Royden-Turner and Shannon 2012
Modeling the water consumption of Singapore using system dynamics Thesis Welling and Noiva 2011
The concept of urban metabolism: exploration of the concept urban metabolism in relation to sustainable urban development Thesis Jelier and W.P.C. 2011
A global typology of cities : classification tree analysis of urban resource consumption Thesis Saldivar-Sali and D 2010
Investigation into a sustainable implant in the Erasmusveld neighborhood, The Hague Thesis Nels Nelson 2010
Modeling the resource consumption of housing in New Orleans using System Dynamics Thesis Quinn and D.J. 2008
Urban water provision in Maseru (Lesotho): A Geographical analysis Thesis Lifuo Molapo 2005
Material Flow Accounting of Greater London Thesis Bongardt and Benjamin 2002
Contribution to the study of urban ecosystems. The case of a city in North Africa. Thesis Serge Kempeneers 1982