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Sara Behdad

Associate Professor Department of Environmental Engineering Sciences
Office 412 Black Hall Work Phone: (352) 294-7547 Website: Green Engineering Technologies for the Community of Tomorrow Website: Google Scholar page


Sara Behdad is an associate professor at the Engineering School of Sustainable Infrastructure & Environment. She received her Ph.D. in Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2013. Her research focuses on sustainable design, e-waste management, process modeling, decision analysis, and product lifecycle engineering.

Research Areas

Sustainable Materials Management – Product Lifecycle Engineering, Design for Sustainability

Research Interests

E-waste Management, Sustainable Design, Decision Analysis, Product Lifecycle Engineering


Ph.D., Industrial and Enterprise Systems Engineering, 2013, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign