Dr. Jungmeier is a mechanical engineer and made his PhD at Graz University of Technology on "Greenhouse Gas Balance of Bioenergy Systems”. Since 1993 he has been working at JOANNEUM RESESARCH on the environmental effects of energy and transportation systems as well as on climate neutral lifestyles and products using the methodology of Life Cycle Assessment (LCA). With his LCA expertise he has been active in the Technology Collaboration Program (TCP) of the International Energy Agency (IEA) since 2005. He leads an international expert group on the environmental assessment of electric vehicles in the TCP on Hybrid and Electric Vehicles (HEV). Dr. Jungmeier is a lecturer on three Universities on LCA and sustainable resource use. In current projects he is developing and modelling strategies towards climate neutral mobility and production systems.