CERTH
Centre for Research & Technology Hellas

NRRE

Natural Resources and Renewable Energies
Laboratory

Chemical Process and Energy Resources Institute
CPERI
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  • Karanasiou Anthoula

    ANTHOULA KARANASIOU

    Chemical Engineer, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2003

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Membrane processes for desalination and water purification
    • Membrane fouling (scaling, fouling)
    • Novel membrane processes for a broad spectrum of industrial separations
     
  • Koutsou Chrysafenia

    CHRYSAFENIA KOUTSOU

    Chemical Engineer, PhD, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2007

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Water desalination
    • Simulation of physical processes in desalination membrane elements
    • Optimization of membrane elements operation 
    • Development of advanced monitoring systems of desalination plant operation
    • Membrane fouling
     
  • Mitrouli Soultana

    SOULTANA MITROULI

    Chemical Engineer, MSc, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2009

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Calcium carbonate crystallization in reverse osmosis membranes
    • Development of advanced diagnostic methods for membrane scaling
    • Reverse osmosis membrane post-treatment for performance restoration
    • Pretreatment for desalination
    • Water/wastewater analyses
       
     
  • Papaioannou Emmanouil

    EMMANOUIL H. PAPAIOANNOU

    Chemical Engineer, PhD, MSc, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2009

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Biotechnologically manufactured products and their downstream processing  
    • Green Chemistry
    • Utilization of agriculture and food industry byproducts 
    • Chemistry of natural products and foods
    • Encapsulation of substances in edible matrixes 
    • Molecularly imprinted polymers 
    • Chemistry of surfaces and their modification 
    • Technology of nanomaterials and membranes 
     
  • Patsios Sotiris

    SOTIRIS I. PATSIOS

    Chemical Engineer, PhD, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2011

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) technology
    • Membrane fouling/biofouling
    • Advanced wastewater treatment & reuse
    • Membrane coupled photocatalytic oxidation
    • Industrial water/wastewater management
    • Geothermal energy exploitation
     
  • Plakas Konstantinos

    KONSTANTINOS V. PLAKAS

    Chemical Engineer, PhD, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2010

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Removal of natural and synthetic organic compounds from drinking water sources by membrane processes
    • Recovery of water and materials from industrial effluents by membrane processes
    • Advanced oxidation methods/processes (photocatalysis, electro-Fenton)
    • Photocatalytic Membrane Reactors (PMR)
    • Persistent organic pollutants (POPs) in the environment
     
  • Sarasidis Vasilis

    VASILIS SARASIDIS

    Chemical Engineer, MSc, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2010

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Water and wastewater treatment by low-pressure membrane processes (microfiltration, ultrafiltration)
    • Advanced Oxidation Methods for the decomposition of organic compounds (heterogenous photocatalysis) as a pretreatment of seawater desalination 
    • Hybrid photocatalysis-ultrafitlration systems, Photocatalytic Membrane Reactors (PMR)
    • Membrane Bioreactors (MBR)
     
  • Sioutopoulos Dimitris

    DIMITRIS SIOUTOPOULOS

    Chemical Engineer, PhD, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2010

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Advanced membrane process for desalination, water treatment and water reuse
    • Membrane colloidal and organic fouling
    • Development  of new fouling indices for RO feedwater assessment
    • Rheological characterization of thin organic layers
     
  • Karakitsios Spyros

    SPYROS KARAKITSIOS

    Biosciences, PhD, University of Ioannina, 2008

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Human exposure to chemicals
    • Exposure Biology/Biokinetics
    • Integrated methodologies for human health risk assessment from environmental pressures
    • Atmospheric pollution
     
  • Kontoroupis Periklis

    PERIKLIS T. KONTOROUPIS

    Environmental Engineer, PhD, MSc, University of Lancaster, 2004

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Effects of climate change to agriculture and climate change policies to urban traffic and indoor pollution 
    • Exposure analysis and health impact assessment from agricultural practices
    • Developing emission and exposure models for pesticides, PM, BTEX, BPA and others
    • Probabilistic exposure analysis to chemical substances
    • Use of optimization algorithms, sensitivity and uncertainty assessment in complex exposure models
       
     
  • Nikolaki Spyridoula

     

    SPYRIDOULA NIKOLAKI

    Chemical Engineer, MSc, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2010

    RESEARCH INTERESTS

    • Atmospheric pollution 
    • Development of pollution reduction scenarios
    • Dispersion of pollutants using atmospheric dispersion models
    • Integrated health impact assessment of environmental stressors (i.e., PM, SO2, NOx, pesticides)
    • Indoor air quality - health impact