Toward the self-driving data center
Anders AndraeSenior Expert of Life Cycle Assessment, Huawei Technologies
Since 2008 Dr. Andrae has been with Huawei Technologies in Sweden as Senior Expert of Life Cycle Assessment. His speciality is the application of sustainability assessment methodologies to ICT solutions from cradle–to–grave. Lately he has focused mostly on resource efficiency, circular economy-related topics, operational markets statistics LCA methods and eco-rating methods for mobile devices.
He worked for Ericsson with LCA between 1997 and 2001. Between 2006 and 2008 he carried out post–doctoral studies at the National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Tsukuba, Japan.
He has previously published three books and 27 peer–reviewed journal papers, for example a recent—highly cited—one in the journal Challenges about the emerging trends in electricity consumption of consumer ICT.
Dr. Andrae received a M.Sc. degree in chemical engineering from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, in 1997, and a Ph.D. degree in electronics production from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden, in 2005.