School of Mechanical Engineering

National Technical University of Athens


Professor


Address: National Technical University of Athens,
Heroon Polytechniou 9, 15780 Zografou, Athens, Greece,
School of Mechanical Engineering, Section of Thermal
Engineering
, Building 'Ο', Laboratory of Heterogeneous Mixtures
& Combustion Systems. 
Tel.  (+30) 210 772-3605, (+30) 210 772-3886. 
Fax  (+30) 210 772-3663. 
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Personal Homepage: http://hmcs.mech.ntua.gr


Studies

1983 Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College of Science & Technology, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Heat Transfer Section, University of London, England
1978 D.I.C in Heat Transfer Engineering, Imperial College of Science & Technology, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Heat Transfer Section, University of London, England
1978 M.Sc. in Heat Transfer Engineering, Imperial College of Science & Technology, Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Heat Transfer Section, University of London, England
1976 B.Sc (Eng. - Aegrotat) in Nuclear Engineering, Queen Mary College, Dept. of Nuclear Engineering, University of London, England


Professional Experience

2007 - today Professor, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Mechanical Eng. Dept., Thermal Eng. Section, Greece
2001 - 2007 Associate Professor, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Mechanical Eng. Dept., Thermal Eng. Section, Greece
1992 - 2001 Assistant Professor, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Mechanical Eng. Dept., Thermal Eng. Section, Greece
1987 - 1992 Lecturer, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Mechanical Eng. Dept.,Thermal Eng. Section, Greece
1983 - 1987 Research Fellow, Lehrstuhl fur Stroemungsmechanik, Univ. of Erlangen - Nuernberg, Erlangen, Germany
1979 - 1982 Researcher, Imperial College of Science and Technology, Mechanical Engineering Dept., Fluids Section, London England
1978 - 1979 Researcher, Atomic Energy Research Establishment, Engineering Sciences Division, Didcot, England


Research
Her current research interests focus on energy efficiency, savings and storage in buildings combined with advanced energy systems and materials, combustion and heterogeneous combustion systems and processes, indoor fires and multicriteria assessment and life cycle analysis for techno-economic, social and environmental impact analysis energy systems.


Distinctions

1998 - 2005 Appointed member of External Advisory Group for FP5 and FP6 to assist the European Commission on the contents and direction of the GROWTH and NMP Programmes
1966 Financial Award for participation in the 5th World Congress on Chemical Eng., San Diego, USA
1980 - 1981 One year sponsorship from AERE, Harwell, for experimental research in Model Heat Exchangers
1977 - 1980 Three year Sponsorship from the Atomic Energy Research Establishment (AERE), Harwell, UKAEA, via the British Department of Energy, for carrying out experimental and computational research in Liquid - Spray flames
1973 - 1976 Scholarship for undergraduate studies from "Schilizzi Foundation", London, as a result of outstanding performance at A-level examinations


Member of:
Member of the Technical Chamber of Greece. Member of the Combustion Institute. Member of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) - Active member of the Two-phase Flow Committee. Member of International Information Center for Multiphase Flows (est. in Japan).


Teaches at NTUA
Undergraduate: Combustion Theory and Systems, 8th Semester, Heat Transfer II (Radiation) and Transport Phenomena, 7th Semester, Principles of Fire Engineering, 9th Semester.
Postgraduate: Computational Methods in Multiphase - Multi-component - Reacting Systems (IPP Computational Mechanics), Energy Systems in Buildings and Industry (IPP Automation Systems).