Vassilis Spanos

Vassilios Spanos
Vassilis C. Spanos

Tel: +30 210-727 6967
Fax:+30 210-727 6987

Department of Physics
University of Athens
Zografou Campus
GR-15784, Athens

Assoc. Professor of Theoretical Particle Physics

Nuclear and Particle Physics Section,
Department of Physics, University of Athens

Research Interests

Theoretical particle physics beyond the Standard Model, supersymmetry and supergravity (SUSY and SUGRA), astroparticle physics and detection of dark matter, collider phenomenology.


  • SUSY models in particle physics and cosmological applications
  • SUGRA and cosmological data
  • SUSY dark matter
  • Direct and indirect detection of dark matter
  • Particle physics phenomenology at collider experiments

Short Bio


  • BSc in Physics, University of Athens, 1990
  • PhD in Theoretical Particle Physics, University of Athens, 1995
Research Positions:

  • Department of Physics, University of Durham, UK, 1995-1996
  • Department of Physics, University of Athens, 1996–1999
  • Institute of High Energy Physics, ÖEW, Austria, 2000-2002 (Marie Curie fellowship)
  • School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Minnesota, USA, 2002-2006
  • Department of Physics, University of Partas, 2006–2008
  • NCSR "Demokritos", 2008-2012 (Marie Curie IRG fellowship)
Academic Positions:

  • Associate Professor, Department of Physics, University of Athens, 2015-

Research Activity