Giannis S. Papaefstathiou

Professor of Inorganic Chemistry

  • B.Sc. in Chemistry, University of Patras (1998)
  • Ph.D. in Chemistry (Inorganic Chemistry), University of Patras (2002)
  • Post Doctoral studies at the University of Iowa, Iowa, USA (2002-04)
  • Joined the University of Athens in 2006

Giannis Papaefstathiou is a Professor of Inorganic Chemistry at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA). He received his B.Sc. followed by a Ph.D. with Prof. Spyros P. Perlepes at the University of Patras. Upon becoming a member of Prof. Leonard R. MacGillivray’s research group, he held a two-year post-doctoral position at the University of Iowa. Ever since his professorship in 2006, he maintains a successful international networking and research collaborations with distinguished academic scientists worldwide, including Prof. Euan K. Brechin (University of Edinburgh), Prof. Albert Escuer (University of Barcelona), Prof. Vadim G. Kessler (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences) and Prof. Anastasios Tasiopoulos (University of Cyprus).

His research focuses on aspects of Coordination and Supramolecular Chemistry including the synthesis, characterization and reactivity of Metal-Organic Frameworks and polynuclear metal complexes.

Our current team

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Dr. Alexios K. Plessas

Post-Doc Researcher
Ph.D. in Chemistry

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Panagiotis Oikonomopoulos

Ph.D. Candidate
M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry and Industrial Applications

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Pantelis Kotidis

Ph.D. Candidate
M.Sc. Inorganic Chemistry and Industrial Applications

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Dimitra Zisimopoulou

Master's Student
Inorganic Chemistry and Industrial Applications

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Athanasia Koskoletou

Undergraduate

Latest Publications

Oikonomopoulos, P., Pagkali, V., Kritikou, E., Panara, A., Kostakis, M. G., Thomaidis, N.S., Tziotzi, T. G., Economou, A., Kokkinos, C. & Papaefstathiou, G. S.

Latest News

Athens Conference on Advances in Chemistry

ACAC 2022

26 June - 1 July 2022
University of Athens
Greece

Participation at the conference with one oral and two poster presentations.

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2022 North America-Greece-Cyprus Conference

NAGC 2022

9 - 13 May 2022
Ayia Napa
Cyprus

Participation at the conference with three oral presentations.

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1st Symposium of Graduate Students of the Chemistry Department

17 - 18 March 2022
Department of Chemistry
University of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with three oral and two poster presentations.

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Η καινοτόμος δύναμη της Χημείας στην αντιμετώπιση των προκλήσεων του μέλλοντος


Συναντήσεις Επιστήμης

21 December 2021

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Athens Conference on Advances in Chemistry

ACAC 2020

10 - 14 March 2021
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with four flash presentations.

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Green Chemistry and Sustainable Development

6th Panhellenic Symposium with International Participation

18 - 20 Oct 2019
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with two poster presentations.

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21st Postgraduates' Conference on Chemistry

15 - 17 May 2019
Department of Chemistry
University of Crete
Heraklion, Crete
Greece.

Participation at the conference with four oral presentations.

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Athens Conference on Advances in Chemistry

30 Oct – 2 Nov 2018
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with an Award Winning oral presentation and two poster presentations.

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20th Postgraduates' Conference on Chemistry

25 - 27 June 2018
Department of Chemistry
University of Crete
Heraklion, Crete
Greece.

Participation at the conference with two oral presentations.

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Latest News

2022 North America-Greece-Cyprus Conference

NAGC 2022

9 - 13 March 2022
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1st Symposium of Graduate Students of the Chemistry Department

Chemistry and its Applications

17 - 18 March 2022
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Η καινοτόμος δύναμη της Χημείας στην αντιμετώπιση των προκλήσεων του μέλλοντος

Συναντήσεις Επιστήμης

21 December 2021
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Athens Conference on Advances in Chemistry

ACAC 2020

10 - 14 March 2021
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with four poster presentations.

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Green Chemistry and Sustainable Development

6th Panhellenic Symposium with International Participation

18 - 20 Oct 2019
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with two poster presentations.

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21st Postgraduates' Conference on Chemistry

15 - 17 May 2018
Department of Chemistry
University of Crete
Heraklion, Crete
Greece.

Participation at the conference with four oral presentations.

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Athens Conference on Advances in Chemistry

30 Oct – 2 Nov 2018
Universty of Athens
Athens, Greece.

Participation at the conference with an Award Winning oral presentation and two poster presentations.

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20th Postgraduates' Conference on Chemistry

25 - 27 June 2018
Department of Chemistry
University of Crete
Heraklion, Crete
Greece.

Participation at the conference with two oral presentations.

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Research

Fields of chemistry that we focus our interest to.

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Group Members

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