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Dr. Anton Sentic

Dr. Anton Sentic

Dr. Anton Sentic

ZHAW School of Engineering
Forschungsschwerpunkt Nachhaltige Energiesysteme
Technoparkstrasse 2
8400 Winterthur

+41 (0) 58 934 76 04

Personal profile

Position at the ZHAW

Senior Researcher

Expertise and research interests

Research on energy transitions, focusing on system decentralisation and the role of sector coupling innovations, and the role of living labs and similar experimental environments in transition processes. Additional research expertises include corporate social responsibility in large enterprises and waste management with a focus on re-use and management system innovations.

Educational background

2017 PhD, University of Greenwich, London, UK (Role of CHP technologies in the UK energy transition)
2013 MSc Environmental System Sciences - Sustainability Management, University of Graz, Graz, Austria
2011 Bakk.rer.soc.oec. Environmental System Sciences - Business Management, University of Graz, Graz, Austria

Professional milestones

2017-2021 Senior Researcher, international institute of management in technology / Smart Living Lab, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland
2017-2017 Research Assistant, Sheffield University Management School, Sheffield, UK
2014-2017 PhD student and Visiting Lecturer, University of Greenwich, London, UK
2012-2014 Project Manager, ARGE Abfallvermeidung, Graz, Austria

Membership of networks



Publications before appointment at the ZHAW

Teufel, B., Sentic, A., Niemer, T., Hojčková, K., 2020. Transformation oder Disruption im Energiemarkt?, in: Fill, H.-G., Meier, A. (Eds.), Blockchain – Grundlagen, Anwendungsszenarien Und Nutzungspotenziale, Edition HMD. Springer Verlag.

Teufel, B., Sentic, A., Barmet, M., 2019. Blockchain energy: Blockchain in future energy systems. Journal of Electronic Science and Technology 17, 100011.

Ritzel, C., Sentic, A., 2018. Investigating Energy Prosumer Behaviour in Crowd Energy Using an Interactive Model/Diorama. Journal of Electronic Science and Technology 16, 341–350.

Coles, A.-M., Piterou, A., Sentić, A., 2017. Is small really beautiful? A review of the concept of niches in innovation. Technology Analysis & Strategic Management 1–14.

Provasnek, A.K., Sentić, A., Schmid, E., 2017. Integrating Eco-Innovations and Stakeholder Engagement for Sustainable Development and a Social License to Operate: Sustainable Innovations and a Social License to Operate. Corporate Social Responsibility and Environmental Management 24, 173–185.

Manikas, I., Hamann, K., Sentić, A., 2016. Quality Management Schemes and Connections to the Concept of Sustainability in the Food Chain, in: Supply Chain Management for Sustainable Food Networks. John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, pp. 233–254.