• Institution:
    LIRIDE-Sherbrooke University
  • Scientific competencies:
    Life cycle assessment and circular economy


Ben Amor is an associate professor in the Department of Civil and Building Engineering at the Université de Sherbrooke (UdeS) with research and teaching activities in sustainable engineering, Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) and circular economy.Through the creation of the Interdisciplinary Research Laboratory in Life Cycle Assessment and Circular Economy (LIRIDE), Ben has developed multidisciplinary and interuniversity expertise through collaborations with other researchers, chairs, research centres and industries.Technology transfer is an important component of LIRIDE’s research activities. LIRIDE is the Canadian scientific partner of OpenLCA open source software, one of the 3 most used software in LCA around the world.Prof. Ben Amor is strongly involved in several national and international scientific committees, particularly in the updating of ISO standards and the development and advancement of LCA tools.