Research Leader, Ri.Se Sweden
Dr Jon Summers is Scientific Leader in Data Centres at Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE), Adjunct Professor in Fluid Mechanics at Lulea Technical University in Sweden and a senior academic from the Institute of Thermofluids at the University of Leeds in the UK. During the last 25 years, he has worked on a number of government and industry funded projects which have required different levels of computational modelling and experimental analyses. In the last 10 years Jon’s research has focused on a range of thermal management and energy flow projects within the Data Centre, Heating Ventilation and Air Conditioning and industrial sectors. At the RISE test and demo data centre facility in Lulea, Sweden, the research is focussed on thermal and energy management across the scales of the data centre to the microprocessor with a strong emphasis of energy efficiency and validated technical research and development for the community.