National Research Projects

Research Projects funded under National Programmes and by other Greek sources are:

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  • Smog measurements in Chania city. Region of Crete. Scientific Co-ordinator: Lazaridis Mihalis, Funded by: Region of Crete, (01/2014-12/2017). 
  • TRITON EC – Development of a new system for the electrochemical treatment of black and grey water in ships in accordance to MEPC 227(64), Scientific Co-ordinator: Diamadopoulos Evan , Funded by: Environmental Protection Engineering S.A., (03/2014-11/2014)
  • Competitiveness and Entrepreneurship (OPCE) II, ROP Crete & Aegean: "Camp-IT: University Management System", Scientific Co-ordinator: Kolokotsa Dionysia , Funded by: Greek General Secretary of Research and Technology, (10/2013-06/2015).
  • Research on potential contamination in the Amari’s landfill area; risk assessment and proposal for remediation, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos , Funded by: Prefectural Development Fund of Crete, (2013-2014)
  • Power valorization and treatment of enological wastewater, Scientific Co-ordinator: Yentekakis Ioannis , Funded by: NSRF 2007-2013, (10/12-06/15)
  • DΕΥΑVΑ - Investigation of the chemical quality of the treated sludge (Bio-soil) produced in DEYAVA to be used as fertilizer, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Water & sewerage Company of the Northern Coast of the Prefecture of Chania (DEYAVA), (07/2012-12/2012)
  • Extension of the Integrated Water Management Plan for Keritis River Basin, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Organisation for the Development of Western Crete (OADYK), (05/2012-05/2013)
  • Groundwater and Landfill leachates sample analysis, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos , Funded by: "ΕΡΓΑΣΙΣ" Τechnical S.A., (04/2012-04/2013)
  • #VALUE - Development of cool materials to increase energy efficiency in buildings, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kolokotsa Dionysia , Funded by: Research Committee TUC, (04/2012-03/2013).
  • ARMENOI MONITORING - Water quality analysis and the Armenoi WTP operation monitoring, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Municipality of Apokoronas, (02/2012-03/2012)
  • THALIS: Development of novel doubly promoted (surface and structural) catalytic systems for the simultaneous emissions’ abatement of NOx and N2O, Scientific Co-ordinator: Yentekakis Ioannis, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education (01/12- 12/15)
  • THALIS: CYBERSENSORS - High frequency monitoring system for integrated water resources management of rivers, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (01/2012-09/2015)
  • THALIS: INVENVORG. ΙNVestigation of the effects of ENVironmental factors on ORGanic material, evidence of physical and cultural heritage. Scientific Co-ordinator: Lazaridis Mihalis, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (06/2012 -02/2016).
  • HERAKLEITOS: Advanced seismic design methods for geosynthetically reinforced embankments, Scientific Co-ordinator: Tsompanakis Yiannis, Co-funded by Greek General Secretary of Research and Technology and European Union, (2011-2015).
  • Technical Consulting for the project: Water Reuse in Kamari, Thira (Santorini), Scientific Co-ordinator: Gikas Petros, Funded by: Municipal Water and sewerage Company of Thira, (10/2011-09/2013)
  • Aspropyrgos Marine, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Apropyrgos Municipality, (08/2011-02/2012)
  • Environmental Impact assessment for the 50 MW Solar Energy Plant at Akrotiri, Scientific Co-ordinator: Tsoutsos Theocharis, NATURA POWER ΗΛΙΑΚΗ ΕΝΕΡΓΕΙΑ S.A., (05/2011-05/2012)
  • Microbial sampling and analysis at sea near the premises οf CRETA FARM ΑΒΕΕ - Phase CΓ (CRETA FARM MARINE -C), Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, CRETA FARM Α.Β.Ε.Ε., (02/2011-12/2012)
  • Photocatalytic Degradation of Common antimicrobial compounds, Scientific Co-ordinator: Mantzavinos Dionyssios, Funded by: Research Committee of TUC, (01/2012-12/2012)
  • Investigation of the presence and activity of bacteria involved in anaerobic ammonia oxidation (Anammox) in Terrestrial Ecosystems, Scientific Co-ordinator: Paranychianakis Nikolaos, Funded by: Research Committee of TUC, (01/2012-12/2012)
  • Investigating the reusability of waterin Skiathos, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gikas Petros, Funded by: Municipal Water and sewerage Company of Skiathos, (12/2011-12/2013)
  • Development of Groundwater Simulator (numerical model) of the Coastal Aquifer at Malia, Scientific Co-ordinator: Karatzas George, Funded by: Υδροαιολική Αιγαίου S.A., (11/2011-04/2012)
  • Biofilter - Experimental evaluation of biofilter for odor control, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Creta Farm Α.Β.Ε.Ε., (12/2010-03/2011)
  • Restriction of the Existing Contamination (Free Oil Phase) Around the Area of PYRKAL, Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos, Funded by: Hellenic Petroleum S.A., (2010-2016)
  • Land use Planning survey for a marina - Wave conditions at the Venetian port of Chania and Coastline Evolution from the Pyli tis Ammou Gate to St. Kyriaki, Scientific Co-ordinator: Synolakis Costas, Funded by: Municipal Port Fund of Chania, (11/2010-05/2012)
  • Special Land use Planning Study for the Installation of Hazardous Industries and other disturbing activities  including Liquid fuel stations in the Region of Crete, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Region of Crete, (09/2010-06/2011)
  • Land use Planning survey for the sustainable installation of wind farms in the Region of Crete, Scientific Co-ordinator: Tsoutsos Theocharis, Funded by: Region of Crete, (09/2010- 09/2011)
  • Numerical investigation of an elastic foundation method for buildings, Scientific Co-ordinator: Tsompanakis Yiannis, Coupon grant by Greek Ministry of Development-General Secretariat of Research and Technology , (2010-2011)
  • Investigation of the Anammox process in pretreated municipal wastewater, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gikas Petros, Funded by: Micromedia Filtration Inc., (12/2009-11/2010)
  • Preliminary Audit for the Coastal Protection of Lasithi Prefecture, Scientific Co-ordinator: Synolakis Costas, Funded by: Prefecture of Lasithi, (11/2009-01/2011)
  • Determining the required flowrate and locating the site of boreholes in the area of Ayia to ensure irrigation provided by the Municipal Water and sewerage Company of Chania, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Municipal Water and sewerage Company of Chania, (11/2009-02/2010)
  • Qualitative and Quantitative Characterization of Hazardous and Toxic Substances at the SEA DIAMOND Shipwreck - Environmental impacts (current and future), Scientific Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos, Funded by: Prefecture of Cyclades, (2009-2015)
  • Modeling filters retaining heavy metals from water, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT), (09/2009-02/2010)
  • Study of electrical tomography and flow modeling at the shoreline next to PYRKAL, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Hellenic Petroleum S.A., (08/2009-05/2010)
  • Special Water Management Plan for Keritis River Basin, Chania, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: ΟΑDΥΚ, (08/2009- 04/2010)
  • Study on the installation of disturbing and dangerous activities facilities and fuel storage tanks in Chania Prefecture, Scientific Co-ordinator: Tsoutsos Theocharis, Funded by: Prefecture of Chania, (05/2009-03/2010)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Removal of Endocrine Disruprting Substances (EDS) from treated municipal wastewater and sludge, Scientific Co-ordinator: Diamadopoulos Evan, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (04/2009-08/2013)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Integrated Intelligent Environmental Monitoring Systems, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (03/2009-01/2014)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Sustainable treatment and utilization of industrial and municipal wastewate, Scientific Co-ordinator: Mantzavinos Dionyssios, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (03/2009-08/2013)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: A comprehensive system for assessing the risk and impact of floods, Scientific Co-ordinator: Karatzas George, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (09/2010-08/2013)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Biodegradation of petroleum in the marine environment– characterization of biolayer formation in hydrocarbon droplets, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (03/2009-08/2013)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Νi-Nanomembrane bioreactors for the treatment of municipal and industrial wastewater, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (03/2009-08/2013)
  • HERAKLEITOS ΙΙ: Detection and fate of pharmaceutical compounds and personal care products in the environment, Scientific Co-ordinator: Psillakis Elefteria, Funded by: Hellenic Ministry of Education, (03/2009-08/2013)
  • Measuring the level of the emitted gamma radiation from natural radioactivity in granite plates, Scientific Co-ordinator: Lazaridis Mihalis, Funded by: Joint Venture Petraki Kyriaki & Vaonaki - Giannakaki Maria, (03/2009)
  • Integrated environmental monitoring programme of the mechanical sorting and composting unit and the landfill in Akrotiri Chania, Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: DEDISA, (02/2009-01/2010)
  • Management as first priority of agricultural land, which is outside town planning and off-limits of housing areas of Chania (guidelines, criteria), Scientific Co-ordinator: Karatzas George, Funded by: Prefecture of Chania, (02/2009-04/2009)
  • Consulting services to WATERSAFE S.A., Scientific Co-ordinator: Kalogerakis Nicolas, Funded by: WATERSAFE SA, (01/2009-01/2011)
  • Dismantling asbestos-containing materials in the building owned by the City of Chania on the streets of Cyprus-Thessaloniki and Dodecanese, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos, Funded by: Municipality of Chania, (2009-2010)
  • Average water consumption per prewash laundry in Greece, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gikas Petros , Funded by: Procter and Gamble Hellas Ltd., (12/2008-12/2010)
  • Modeling of groundwater flow and geochemical transport of Mavres Petres and Mantem Lakkos Mines, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Hellas Gold S.A., (12/2008-05/2009)
  • Prefeasibility study for the installation of a central wastewater treatment plant to serve five olivemills in the area Gegeris of Rouva Municipality, in Herakleion Prefecture, Scientific Co-ordinator: Nikolaidis Nikolaos, Funded by: Municipality of Rouva(12/2008-04/2009)
  • Conduction of a Study on the Exploration, Evaluation and Restoration of Uncontrollably Industrial and Hazardous Waste Contaminated Sites / Facilities in Greece, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos, Funded by: Development Program “Environment and Sustainable Development”, Hellenic Ministry for the Environment, Physical Planning and Public Works, (2008-2009)
  • Groundwater and subsurface monitoring at the Industrial Facilities of Aspropirgos, Scientific Co-ordinator: Gidarakos Evangelos, Funded by: Hellenic Petroleum S.A., (2007-2016)    

 

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