Eric D Williams

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Affiliation: United Nations University

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The 1.7 kilogram microchip: energy and material use in the production of semiconductor devices
    Eric D Williams
    United Nations University, 53 67 Jingumae 5 chome, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Sci Technol 36:5504-10. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Energy intensity of computer manufacturing: hybrid assessment combining process and economic input-output methods
    Eric Williams
    United Nations University, 53 70 Jingumae 5 chome, Shibuya ku Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Sci Technol 38:6166-74. 2004

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Publications2

  1. ncbi request reprint The 1.7 kilogram microchip: energy and material use in the production of semiconductor devices
    Eric D Williams
    United Nations University, 53 67 Jingumae 5 chome, Shibuya ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Sci Technol 36:5504-10. 2002
    ..Future analysis of semiconductor and other low entropy high-tech goods needs to include the use of secondary materials, especially for purification...
  2. ncbi request reprint Energy intensity of computer manufacturing: hybrid assessment combining process and economic input-output methods
    Eric Williams
    United Nations University, 53 70 Jingumae 5 chome, Shibuya ku Tokyo, Japan
    Environ Sci Technol 38:6166-74. 2004
    ..Extension of usable lifespan (e.g. by reselling or upgrading) is thus a promising approach to mitigating energy impacts as well as other environmental burdens associated with manufacturing and disposal...