任钟鸣于2014年获得英国Nottingham Trent University产品设计博士学位，主要研究产品生态设计与优化方法，有工程学和机械制造背景。熟练掌握LCA软件，LCIA方法及数据库。
Dr. Zhongming Ren
LCA and sustainable product design expert and consultant of 1mi1 platform.
Focus Areas: sustainable product design, mechanical manufacture, consumer goods.
Zhongming received PhD in Product Design at Nottingham Trent University in 2014. With background of engineering and mechanical manufacture, his research focuses on sustainable product design approach and optimisation. He masters a number of mainstream LCA software package including SimaPro, openLCA and etc, and understands various LCIA methods and databases.
As a post-doc research fellow, he has anticipated in two European projects related to environment protection, ‘myEcoCost’ and ‘cycLED’, and investigated industrial partners’ sites in Germany, Great Britain, and Belgium to gather data. In the former one, he has implemented LCA and proposed optimisation scheme for BootsUK and ECOVER, which are the largest pharmacy and beauty manufacturer in the UK and the largest brand making ecological cleaning and washing product from Belgium. Meanwhile, he has set up and configured LCI database for the project. In the latter one, he has built the official website and implemented LCA for Braun’s LED street light.
As a business advisor, he has implemented LCA for office desk provided by local SME. He was guest lecturer of SimaPro, CAD/CAM teaching assistant in the University. He has designed AI humidifier collaborating with University of Nottingham and local SME.