Dr. Shannon Lloyd
Assistant Professor, Management
- How can we better use environmental and social impact assessment to inform the development of sustainable technologies and industrial systems?
- Which sustainability practices improve organizational performance and advance absolute sustainability?
- Ph.D. in Engineering and Public Policy, Carnegie Mellon University
- M.S. in Civil and Environmental Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
- B.S. in General Engineering (Systems Engineering and Design), University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Areas of Expertise
- Life Cycle Assessment
- Supply Chain Sustainability
- Corporate Sustainability
- Measuring Sustainability Performance
Learn more about Professor Lloyd's research group
Read about Professor Lloyd's research assessing corporate environmental efforts
Read about student Zeynab Yousefzadeh's LCA on pulse water jet coating removal
Read about our study on methods for setting science based targets
Watch postdoc Anders Bjørn discuss methods for setting science based targets
Watch graduate students present ongoing life cycle assessment research
Listen to Professor Lloyd discuss interdisciplinary research
Watch Professor Lloyd participate in a roundtable discussion on green aviation
Articles under Review
Zeynab Yousefzadeh, Z. & Lloyd, S.M., Prospective Life Cycle Assessment as a Tool for Environmentally Responsible Innovation
Yousefzadeh, Z., Rezvani Rad, M., McDonald, A., and Lloyd, S.M. Environmental life cycle assessment of thermal sprayed multi-layered alumina-nickel chromium resistive heating coating for pipe freeze protection.
Hadziosmanovic, M., Lloyd, S.M., Bjørn, A., Paquin, R.L., Mengis, N., & Matthews, H.D., Using cumulative carbon budgets and corporate carbon disclosure to set ambitious corporate emissions targets and long-term mitigation pathways.
Rezvani Rad, M., Ngaokere, K., Lloyd, S.M., & McDonald, A. (2021). Techno-Economic Assessment of Multi-Layered Coating-Based Resistive Heating Systems and Conventional Heat Tracing Cables for Industry Pipes. Journal of Thermal Spray Technology, 30, 1393–1409.
Bjørn, A., Lloyd, S., & Matthews, D. (2021). From the Paris Agreement to corporate climate commitments: Evaluation of seven methods for setting “science-based” emission targets. Environmental Research Letters, 16, 054019.
Lloyd, S.M., Schmitt, K.A., Rotteveel, N.M., Schwartz, T.B., & Stanley, C. (2015). Impact of Consumption and Cost Forecasting on United States Defense Fuel Budgeting. Public Budgeting and Finance, 35(1) 116–140.
Lloyd, S.M. & Schmitt K.A. (2015). Survey of Approaches for Including the Impact of Technology on Society in Canadian Engineering Undergraduate Curricula. International Journal of Engineering Education, 30(4) 977–991.
Scanlon, K.A., Lloyd, S.M. Gray, G.M., Francis, R.A., & LaPuma, P. (2015). An approach to integrating occupational safety and health into life cycle assessment. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 19(1) 27–37.
Scanlon, K.A., Gray, G.M., Francis, R.A., Lloyd, S.M., & LaPuma, P. (2013). The work environment disability adjusted life year for use with life cycle assessment: a methodological approach. Environmental Health, 12(21).
Thabrew, L., Lloyd, S.M., Cypcar, C.C, Hamilton, J.D., & Ries, R. (2008) Life Cycle Assessment of Water-based Acrylic Floor Finish Maintenance Programs. The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment, 13(1) 65-74.
R Clift and S Lloyd (2008) Nanotechnology: A New Organism in the Industrial Ecosystem? Journal of Industrial Ecology, 12(3) 259-262.
Lloyd, S.M. & Ries, R. (2007) Characterizing, Propagating, and Analyzing Uncertainty in Life-Cycle Assessment: A Survey of Quantitative Approaches. Journal of Industrial Ecology, 11(1) 161-179.
Lloyd, S.M., Lave, L.B., & Matthews, H.S. (2005). Life Cycle Benefits of Using Nanotechnology to Stabilize PGM Particles in Automotive Catalysts. Environmental Science & Technology, 39(5) 1384-1392.
Lloyd S.M. & Lave, L.B. (2003) Life Cycle Economic and Environmental Implications of Using Nanocomposites in Automobiles. Environmental Science & Technology, 37(15) 3458-3466.
Thurston, D.L, Lloyd, S.M., & Wallace, J. (1994) Considering customer preferences for environmental protection in material selection. Materials & Design, 15(4) 203-209.