Prof. Widodo is a professor at Department of Chemical Engineering, Universitas Indonesia. He received his doctorate degree in chemical engineering (1992) from Ecole Nationale Supérieure d’Ingénieurs de Génie Chimique (ENSIGC), l’Institut Nationale Polytechnique de Toulouse (INPT), France.
He is associate editor Journal of Natural Gas Science and Engineering Elsevier, senior member of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), the former director of Center for Energy Studies Universitas Indonesia, Professor and former head of Chemical Engineering Department Universitas Indonesia. Currently, he is director of Sustainable Energy System and Policy Research Cluster Universitas Indonesia.
Sustainable energy, natural gas technology & economics, energy modeling & policy analysis are his preferred research domains. He regularly gives lectures to undergraduate as well as graduate students of Chemical Engineering Universitas Indonesia and to professionals in the energy business on certain occasions.