Ranjani is an Environmental Engineer turned Sustainability Data Scientist. Her research specialization includes in Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) of Wastewater Treatment, Nutrient Recovery, Use-phase Energy and Product (Textile) Supply Chains.
She received her PhD in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA and has worked as a post-doctoral researcher at Clemson University and U.S.EPA, Office of Research and Development (ORD). After moving to Canada, she has been working as a Senior Sustainability (LCA) Consultant for EP3Data/Moorland Technologies, Modern Meadow and Green Story, Inc.
Ranjani is currently working as an Environmental Data Scientist for Material Innovation Initiative (MII) with a purpose to support MII’s vision behind the mission that empowers designers and manufacturers to innovate out of the box sustainable solutions via next-generation materials and educate uninformed consumers and financial investors of the positive environmental impacts these innovations could have in the coming decade.