Marcel Soulier, Dipl.-Wi.-Ing.

Fraunhofer Institute for
Systems and Innovation Research ISI


Work Experience

Marcel Soulier studied industrial engineering at the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) with a focus on manufacturing, automotive technology and strategic management. During his studies he gained professional experience in internships in Germany and Nigeria. Marcel Soulier wrote his diploma-thesis about "Dynamic modeling of magnesium material flows" at the Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research ISI and since May 2012 he has been working as a research assistant at the Fraunhofer ISI.

Focus of research

  • Economical impact of essential resource scarcity
  • Modeling of critical resources
  • System-dynamic modeling of resource life-cycles


Tercero Espinoza, L.; Soulier, M. (2017): "Defining regional recycling indicators for metals", Working Paper No. S04/2017, Fraunhofer ISI, Karlsruhe.

Tercero Espinoza, Luis A. ; Soulier, Marcel: An examination of copper contained in international trade flows. In: In: Mineral Economics 29 (2016), 2-3, 47–56.

Glöser, Simon; Soulier, Marcel; Tercero Espinoza, Luis A. (2013): Dynamic Analysis of Global Copper Flows. Global Stocks, Postconsumer Material Flows, Recycling Indicators, and Uncertainty Evaluation. In Environ. Sci. Technol. 47 (12), pp. 6564–6572.