Structure and Operation

Visiting Lecturers

The invitation of expert scientists for individual lectures is often sought. During the recent period and specifically from 2002 up to today the following scientists gave the corresponding lectures:

•  

Dr. Jack Barkenbus, University of Tennessee, USA
“Environmental Policy Tools for Sustainable Development ”

•  

Michalis Charalambidis, Political Scientist-Sociologist
“Pathways of another development. City-Countryside-Soil-Location-Networks-History-Knowledge-Aesthetics. The Greek response to globalization”

•  

Associate Professor Sofia Dermisi, Roosevelt University, USA
“Disasters and their real estate implications”

•  

Professor Irini Djeran-Maigre, Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA), Lyon, France
“Hydraulic properties and coupled behaviour of clay barriers in landfill applications”

•  

Professor Felix Frances, Technical University of Valencia, Spain
“River flood risk: evaluation and management”

•  

Dr. Stefanos Giannakis, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Suisse
“Application of Advanced Oxidation Processes (AOP) in wastewater treatment: New methods, challenges and environmental perspectives”

•  

Professor Jorg Imberger, University of Western Australia, Australia
“Managing lakes for maximum water quality security”

•  

Dr. Vassilis Iossifidis, Civil Engineer
“Studies of Environmental Impact Assessment”

•  

Professor Nikola Georgiev Kaloyanov, Technical University of Sofia, Bulgaria
“Building energy modeling and simulation”

•  

Dr. Christina Karamperidou, Civil Engineer, Assistant Professor, U. of Hawaii
“Neural network applications in water resources management”

•  

Professor Nikolaos Katopodes, University of Michigan, USA
“Identification of pollution sources and active protection from chemical contaminants”

•  

Assistant Prof. Areti Kontogianni, Dept of Marine Science
Professor Michalis Skourtos, Dept of Enivironment, University of the Aegean, Greece
“Economic Valuation of water uses: The implementation challenge of article 9 of WFD”

•  

Associate Professor Dimitris Kraniotis, Oslo & Akershus University College of Applied Sciences, Department of Civil Engineering & Energy Technology
“Air infiltration and air permeability in buildings - Latent heat and phase change materials”

•  

Professor Stergios Logothetidis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
“Nanotechnology - Applications to renewable energy sources”

•  

Assistant Professor Ethra Maria, Technical University of Crete , Greece
“Environmental Law and Sustainable Development”

•  

Dr. Giorgos Mellios, Mechanical Engineer
“Calculation of road transport emissions with the use of the COPERT model”

•  

Professor Elpida-Niki Nikolousi, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
“Exposure to environmental pollutants and pregnancy. Heavy metals and plant protectives”

•  

Professor Toula Onoufriou, Cyprus University of Technology
“Smart Management for Sustainable Built and Natural Environment”

•  

Professor Evangelos Paleologos, University of South Carolina , Columbia , USA
“Elements of Bayesian Decision Making Theory: Assessment of Technical and Economic Alternatives in Environmental Projects”

•  

Assistant Professor Manuel Duarte Pinheiro, IST, Lisbon, Portugal
“Sustainability and Civil Engineering. Evolution to factorial challenge?”

Professor Adrian Pitts, University of Sheffield, U.K., "Renewable energy technologies particularly applicable in the build environment"
•  

Professor Jean-Paul Rodrigue, Hofstra University, New York, USA
“Freight transport and environmental efficiency: Going beyond the ‘S’ word”

•  

Professor Costas Sioutas, University of Southern California, USA
“Atmospheric nanoaerosols: Production processes, physical and chemical characteristics and health effects”

•  

Vasililki Skarliou-Nikolettou, Geologist, MSc, Vice-Mayor of Kalamaria Municipality
“Environmental considerations for Kalamaria Municipality”

•  

Professor Giorgos Stavrakakis, Technical University of Crete , Greece
“Modern approaches in the energy design of the inhabited built environment”

•  

Professor Erik Swyngedouw, Manchester University, UK
“Urban socio-ecological inequality: Urban environmental justice or political-ecology?”

•  

Dr. Konstantia Tolika, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
“Methods of analysis and downscaling in the study of climatic change”

•  

Vasiliki Triantafyllou, Civil Engineer, MSc
“Environmental Impact studies- The case of Acheloos river-bed restoration”

•  

Dr. Kleoniki Tselepidou, Civil Engineer
“Sustainable urban mobility indices in Pavlou Mela Municipality”

•  

Eleftherios Tsiavos, Head of section "Natural Resources and Infrastucture", European Aid, EU
“European Commission Developement Aid: Financing and Modalities of Implementation. An introduction”

•  

Dimitris Vantsiouris, Civil Engineer, MSc
“Environmental problems in crisis regions”

•  

Alexandros Vassiliou, Civil Engineer – Economist, Thessaloniki, Greece
“Environment and Land Value”

•  

Professor Evangelos Vlahos, Colorado State University , USA
“Global Water Resources Management: Recent Developments”

•  

Assoc. Prof. Trissevgeni Yannakopoulou, Democritous University of Thrace, Greece
“A systemic approach to sustainability: complexity and incoming solutions”

•  

Professor Simos Yannas, Architectural Association School of Architecture , London , UK
“Energy Planning and Bioclimatic Architecture”

•  

Professor Konstantinos Yapitzakis, Cooper Union , New York , USA
“Pollution Prevention Applications – Case Studies”





  Brief Background  
  Infrastructure  
  Visiting Lecturers  
  Related Publications  
  EPSD in figures  
Home Page Department of Civil Engineering Credits Home Page Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Design and development : Digital Innovations