Saraceni, Adriana

BISCI’s Post Doc Adriana Saraceni conducts research aimed at understanding complex industrial system sustainability and how a variety of supply chain partners can collaborate to create new innovative applications of automation/robotization for logistics.


  • Sustainability and automation for logistic.
  • Robots in the Last Mile Delivery.
  • Industry 4.0/ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).
  • Network inter-relations/ Control Towers in logistics.
  • Industrial Symbiosis/ Circular Economy/complex industrial systems sustainability.
  • Survey research, business case.
  • Multicriteria decision making.
  • Systematic literature review.
  • Qualitative research.
  • Sustainability assessments.

Career History

  • 03/2020 – 08/2020: Circular Economy Researcher - Irish Manufacturing Research, IMR Department of Sustainable Manufacturing, Rathcoole, Ireland.
  • 02/2011 – 03/2018: Student Research Assistant - Federal University of Technology, UTFPR Department of Industrial Engineering, Parana, Brazil.
  • 09/2016 – 09/2017:  Visiting Researcher - University of Toronto, UofT Department of Mechanical & Industrial Engineering, Toronto, Canada.