Prof. Dr. Helmut Rechberger
Vienna University of Technologyhttps://www.tuwien.ac.at/en/
Helmut Rechberger is full professor and head of the Center of Waste and Resource Management at Technische Universität Wien (TUW). He holds a Diploma in Process Engineering (1994) and a Doctorate in Waste Management and Technology (1999) both from TUW. He spent several research years at Yale University and ETH Zurich.
He has published more than 85 peer-reviewed journal articles and he is the co-author of the first Handbook of Material Flow Analysis. Under his lead the MFA-software STAN has been developed. Rechberger is the scientific director of the recently founded CEC4Europe (Circular Economy Coalition for Europe), a platform of high-level experts and stakeholders from business and leading academia to support the development of an effective and efficient Circular Economy policy for the EU that is based on scientific evidence, supporting growth, jobs and resource efficiency.