MSc. Edna Molina Bacca

Doctoral Researcher
Molina Bacca

Edna Molina Bacca obtained her BSc. in Chemical engineering from the National University of Colombia (Bogota, Colombia), and her MSc. degree from the University of Calgary (Calgary, Canada). She joined the landuse management team (RD3) in September of 2019 as a doctoral researcher. Her thesis is focused on the integrated assessment of the coherence of current climate & land use policy mixes at different spatial scales using the MAgPIE modeling framework.


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Curriculum Vitae

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Potsdam Institute for Climate Impact Research (PIK)
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  • Landuse change at different spatial scales for the assessment of climate, agricultural, and sustainable development policies.
  • Land, food, water, and waste optimal management.
  • Sustainable Energy solutions

  • Molina Bacca, E. J., Knight, A., & Trifkovic, M. (2020). Optimal land use and distributed generation technology selection via geographic-based multicriteria decision analysis and mixed-integer programming. Sustainable Cities and Society, 55. doi: 10.1016/j.scs.2020.102055
  • Govedarica A., Molina Bacca, E.J. & Trifkovic, M. (2020). Structural investigation of tailings flocculation and consolidation via quantitative 3D dual fluorescence/reflectance confocal microscopy. Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 571. doi: 10.1016/j.jcis.2020.02.098

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