Marco Raugei holds a PhD in Chemical Sciences from the University of Siena (Italy). His doctoral work focused on the advancement of the Life Cycle Analysis (LCA) methodology, as well as its application to renewable energy technologies (advanced photovoltaics). He also received graduate-level education in Environmental Engineering at the University of Florida (USA). Marco is an expert in LCA, energy analysis and sustainability assessment, and has worked on several EU, national and international research projects related to renewable energy, among which: NEEDS - New Energy Externalities Development for Sustainability (EU FP7), DECOIN - Development and COmparison of Sustainability INdicators (EU FP6), and PVACCEPT - Integration and environmental assessment of innovative photovoltaic modules in architecture (EU FP5).
Marco is currently Senior Research Fellow and Postgraduate Research Assistant in Sustainable Engineering at Oxford Brookes University (UK), as well as senior researcher with the UNESCO Chair in Life Cycle and Climate Change of ESCI - Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona (Spain). He is also the Spanish technical representative in the International Energy Agency Task 12 - Life Cycle Analysis component, and a collaborator of the Center for Life Cycle Analysis, Columbia University, New York (USA). He has published numerous scientific papers in peer-reviewed international journals and other scientific documents published in conference proceedings, reports, scientific books and encyclopaedias.