About the author: Peter Tom Jones


Peter Tom Jones (Dr. Ir.) is a KU Leuven IOF (Industrial Research Fund) Senior Research Manager in the field of sustainable metallurgy. Jones is co-founder of the Centre for High Temperature Processes and Sustainable Materials Management. Together with Prof. Koen Binnemans he is the founder of the SOLVOMET Industrial Service Centre. Since 2014 he is the General Coordinator of the interdisciplinary SIM² KU Leuven Research Cluster. He is actively engaged as (vice-)coordinator and/or exploitation manager of several EU Horizon 2020 ETN/RIA and EIT RawMaterials  projects (see overview here). From a public engagement point of view, Jones has also given more than 600 lectures related to urban/landfill mining, climate change (mitigation) and transition management. He is the author of several books, including Het klimaatboekKlimaatcrisisTerra Incognita & Terra Reversa.