Ph.D in Physics, University of Athens, Greece (1996)
Diploma in Physics, University of Athens, Greece (1988)
RESEARCH & TEACHING APPOINTMENTS
2004 - : Associate Researcher, TPCI, NHRF, Athens, Greece.
1998-2003: Postdoctoral Researcher, TPCI, NHRF, Athens, Greece.
1996-1998: Postdoctoral Researcher, National Technical University
/NTUA, Athens, Greece.
MAIN RESEARCH INTERESTS
Photonic synthesis of nanostructured materials and the photonic
surface processing with short light wavelengths, targeting specified
functionalities in the nanoscale such as magnetism, self assembly,
enhanced photonic adsorption at interfaces, modulation of hydrophobicity,
hybridization of bio surfaces and aging of polymers.
Scientific coordinator in three bilateral research projects and
scientist in charge in one European Space Agency project. Participant
in more than 10 national and international research projects in
collaboration with academic and industrial organizations. (International:
Science, Human Capital & Mobility, Linkage-NATO, Large Scale
Installation, Brite-Euram, Esprit, IST, INTAS, Quality of Life,
Growth, ERANET National: PENED, Bilateral).
CONFERENCES AND INVITED TALKS
127 international and 7 Greek conferences, 3 invited talks.
Teaching assistant in experimental training of students in Physics
(National Technical University of Athens, NTUA, Athens Greece, 1998-1999).
Supervision of two Ph.D. and one honor student.
HONORS & AWARDS
Post-graduate fellowship of the British council at the University
of Oxford UK (1992).
PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & ACTIVITIES
Member of the European Low Gravity Research Association
Reviewer for several international journals.
Research project evaluator in several European Commission panels.
94 publications in refereed journals, 22 publications in conference
proceedings, 3 chapters in books. More than 700 citations.