Nikolaos Paranychianakis
Associate Professor, Agriculture Engineering 

Division III: Environmental Hydraulics and Geoenvironmental Engineering

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Education

  • 2001: PhD in Exploitation of Natural Resources and Agricultural Engineering, Department of Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural University of Athens
  • 1994: Diploma in  Exploitation of Natural Resources and Agricultural Engineering, Department of Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Engineering, Agricultural University of Athens

Research Interests

Conducting research on the following:

  • Wastewater Management and Water Resources.
  • Physical Wastewater Treatment Systems.
  • Biogeochemical Cycles of Carbon and Nitrogen

Participation in Research Programs and Projects

  • Investigation of the presence and activity of bacteria involved in Anaerobic Ammonia Oxidation (Anammox) in Terrestial Ecosystems (2011-2012).Research Committee TUC. Budget: 6.000 €.

Recent Publications

  • Paranychianakis, N.V., Nikolantonakis, M., Spanakis, Y., Angelakis, A.N., 2006. The effect of recycled water on the nutrient status of Soultanina grapevines grafted on different rootstocks. Agricultural Water Management 81(1-2), 185-198.
  • Paranychianakis, N.V., Angelakis, A.N., Leverenz, H., Tchobanoglous, G., 2006. Treating wastewater through land treatments systems: A review of treatment mechanisms and plant functions. Critical Reviews in Environmental Science and Technology 36, 187–259.
  • Skopelitis, D.S., Paranychianakis, N.V., Paschalidis, K.A., Pliakonis, E.D., Yakoumakis, D., Delis, I.D., Kouvarakis, A., Papadakis, A.K., Stephanou, E., and Roubelakis-Angelakis, K.A., 2006. Abiotic stress generated ROS signal expression of anionic glutamate dehydrogenases to form glutamate for proline synthesis. Plant Cell 18, 2767-2781.
  • Tzanakakis, V.E., Paranychianakis, N.V., Angelakis, A.N. 2007. Performance of slow rate systems for the treatment of domestic wastewater. Water Science Technology, 55(1-2):139-47.
  • Skopelitis, D.S., Paranychianakis, N.V., Spyros, A., Kouvarakis, A., Stephanou, E., Roubelakis-Angelakis, K.A. 2007. The isoenzyme seven of tobacco NAD(H)-dependent glutamate dehydrogenase exhibits high deaminating and low aminating activities in vivo. Plant Physiology 145, 1726-1734.
  • Paranychianakis, N.V., Angelakis, A.N., 2008. Water stress and rootstock affected the development of leaf burns in grapevines irrigated with saline effluent. Agricultural Water Management 5, 375-382.
  • Tzanakakis, V.E., Paranychianakis, N.V., Angelakis, A.N. 2009. Nutrient removal and biomass production by different plant species irrigated with primary treated domestic effluent. Ecological Engineering 35, 1485-1492.
  • Moraetis, D., Stamati, F., Kotronakis, M., Fragia, T., Paranychnianakis, N., Nikolaidis, N.P., 2011. Identification of hydrologic and geochemical pathways using high frequency sampling, REE aqueous sampling and soil characterization at Koiliaris Critical Zone Observatory, Crete. Applied Geochemistry, 26, 101-104.
  • Tzanakakis, V.E., Paranychianakis, N.V., Angelakis, A.N., 2011. Effluent application to the land: Changes in soil properties and treatment potential. Ecological Engineering 37, 1757-1764.