Structure: Divisions and Laboratories

The School of Environmental Engineering is organized in three Divisions, each including a number of laboratories on various subjects.

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The focus of Division I is on the following subjects: Collection, treatment, transfer and disposal technologies for gaseous, aqueous, solid, toxic and hazardous wastes and sludges; treatment technologies for potable water; Source inventory models; Monitoring of waste sources and ambient quality; Environmental meteorology; Air and water quality, hydraulic and hydrological models; Pollution risk assessment, ambient quality and emission standards; Energy conservation and alternative sources, transportation modeling and landplaning; Environmental Catalysis; Development of optimal management plans; Environmental impact assessment; Application of Geographic Information Systems; Compilation of environmental data and interlinking with relevant international databases; Production of multimedia presentations for educational and research purposes; Environmental Law and environmental governance; Stochastic models.  Banach spaces.

Laboratories of Division Ι


Banach Spaces Theory Laboratory

A. Manousakis

Design of Environmental Processes Laboratory

P. Gikas

Energy Management in the Built Environment Laboratory

D. Kolokotsa

Environmetal Catalysis Laboratory

P. Panagiotopoulou

Environmental Law and Environmental Goverance Laboratory

E. Maria

Renewable and Sustainable Energy Systems Laboratory

T. Tsoutsos

Stochastic models of tumor growth Laboratory

T. Daras

Toxic and Hazardous Waste Management Laboratory

E. Gidarakos


The second Division covers the following scientific areas: Biochemical processes, biological treatment of solid, liquid and gas wastes, application of cell cultures to environmental protection. Environmental microbiology, environmental toxicology, environmental biotechnology, design of subsurface biological barriers. Phytoremediation and wetlands. Biogeochemical cycles and energy flow in ecosystems. Fluid dynamics, heat and mass transfer, unit operations, physico-chemical processes, chemical reaction engineering, environmental thermodynamics, physical chemistry, thermo-physical properties, chemical equilibrium, partition of pollutants in the environmental phases. Ecology. Environmental catalysis. Environmental Organic Chemistry-Micropollutants.

Laboratories of Division ΙI


Aquatic Chemistry Laboratory

E. Psillakis

Atmospheric Aerosols Laboratory

M. Lazaridis

Biochemical Engineering & Environmental Biotechnology Laboratory

N. Kalogerakis

Ecology and Biodiversity Laboratory

D. Venieri

Environmental Engineering and Management Laboratory

E. Diamadopoulos

Environmental Microbiology Research Unit

D. Venieri

Environmental Organic Chemistry and Micro-pollution Research Unit

N. Xekoukoulotakis

Physical Chemistry and Chemical Processes Laboratory

I. Yentekakis


The objectives of the Division III include environmental hydraulics, hydrology, geology and hydrogeology, as well as the environmental applications of the above subjects (wastewater pipe nets, irrigation, runoffs, water resources, flow in porous media, contamination of soils and ground waters, drinking water pipe systems). In addition some other interests of the Division II include remediation techniques for contaminated soils and ground waters, soil mechanics, foundations, earthquake engineering, design of environmental structures, and applications of GIS (Geographical Information Systems) to environmental data.

Laboratories of Division ΙIII


Computational Dynamics & Energy Laboratory (CODEN)

Y. Tsompanakis

Environmental Engineering Laboratory (TUCeeL)

C. Chrysikopoulos

Geodesy and Geographical Information Systems Research Unit

A. Tsouchlaraki

Geoenvironmental Engineering Laboratory

G. Karatzas

Hydrogeochemical Engineering and Soil Remediation Laboratory

N. Nikolaidis

Natural Hazards, Tsunami and Coastal Engineering Research Unit

C. Synolakis

Water Resources Management and Coastal Engineering Laboratory

I. Tsanis



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