Jens Peters

Helmholtz Institute Ulm (HIU), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Researcher in the field of sustainability analysis of emerging technologies, focus on energy storage and batteries



General Information

Member ID 1931
First Name Jens
Last Name Peters
Member Since May 07, 2019


Jens Peters holds a diploma degree (Dipl. Ing.) in electrical engineering (communication technologies) from the Technical University of Munich. He worked several years as R&D engineer and project leader in the automotive industry (Ingolstadt, Barcelona) in the development of electronic components. After finishing an MSc. in renewable energies and fuel cells at UIMP / CSIC in Madrid, he started working in the field of system analysis of energy processes at Instituto IMDEA Energía, Madrid. In 2015 he finished his dissertation at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (Madrid) about the environmental, economic and thermodynamic assessment of pyrolysis processes for the production of biofuels and biochar. Since 2015, he is part of the research group ‘Resources, Recycling, Environment & Sustainability’ at HIU, where he is working on the modelling and assessment of novel energy storage technologies, with a special focus on material issues, recycling and sustainability of new battery systems (eco-design).

Research Interests

Recycling, fife cycle assessment, material flow analysis, resources, sustainability, limits of growth, foresight and technology assessment

Contact Information

Organization Helmholtz Institute Ulm (HIU), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)
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City Karlsruhe
Country Germany

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