Projects Selected in Cycle IV

Host Collaborator:

Fellow:

 

Dr. Panos Argyrakis Dr. Lazaros Gallios
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Field of Study: Physics United States
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Network Science: Using Machine Learning Techniques to Predict Macroscopic Static and Dynamic Observables in Complex Networks
 
Dr. Constantine Bikos Dr. Kalliopi Galiti
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki University of Wisconsin, Madison
Dr. Konstantinos Kornarakis United States
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens  
Field of Study: Education
Project Title: Trauma Transformation Through Forgiveness Education
 

Professor Andreas Boudouvis

Dr. Dimitrios Giovanis

National Technical University of Athens

Johns Hopkins University

Field of Study: Engineering

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research on Computational Methods for Predictive Modeling in Process Analysis via Reduced-Order Modeling and Manifold Learning‚ and Mentoring Undergraduate and Graduate students in Computational Mechanics.

 

Professor Maria Damilakou

Professor Athanasios (Sakis) Gekas

Ionian University

York University

Field of Study: History

Canada

Project Title: Curriculum Co-Development for an undergraduate course on History of Greek Diaspora in North and South America; Curriculum Co-Development for a graduate seminar on Greek Migration and Diaspora in a comparative approach; Collaborative Research on History of Greek Migration in the first half of the 20th century.

 

Professor Nikolaos Depountis

Professor Maria Ferentinou

University of Patras

Liverpool John Moores University

Field of Study: Engineering

United Kingdom

Project Title: Collaborative Research in the field of Geotechnical and Geological Engineering with the performance of "Large scale shear tests of soil-geosynthetic interfaces "

 

Professor Dimitris Fotakis

Professor Stratis Ioannidis

National Technical University of Athens

Northeastern University

Field of Study: Computer Science

United States

Project Title: Research collaboration with Prof. Stratis Ioannidis in Machine Learning and Learning Theory‚ focusing on ranking regression and learning from ranked data‚ under theoretical and experimental viewpoints. Grow research capacity on the topic of learning from ranked data through a tutorial‚ a research seminar and mentoring graduate and senior undergraduate students.

 

Professor Dimitrios Frantzeskakis

Professor Panagiotis Kevrekidis

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

University of Massachusetts‚ Amherst

Professor T.P. Horikis

United States

University of Ioannina

 

Field of Study: Mathematics

 

Project Title: Solitons and rogue waves in media with a local or a nonlocal nonlinearity

 

Professor Theodore Ganetsos

Professor Elias Sideras-Haddad

West Attica University

University of the Witwatersrand

Field of Study: Physics

South Africa

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Solid State Physics

 

Professor Minos Garofalakis

Dr. Petros Spachos

Technical University of Crete

University of Guelph

Field of Study: Engineering

Canada

Project Title: Curriculum Co-Development‚ Research Collaboration and Student Research Mentoring in Systems for Smart Cities with the Internet of Things (IoT)

 

Professor Ioannis Giannikos

Dr. Petros Anastasopoulos

University of Patras

Fairleigh Dickinson University (FDU)

Field of Study: Travel/Tourism

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research in the Economics of Tourism; Co-Develop New and Strengthen Existing Curriculum in Tourism and Leisure Studies

 

Dr. Andreas Gofas

Dr. Orfeo Fioretos

Panteion University of Social and Political Sciences

Temple University

Field of Study: International Relations

United States

Project Title: A Greece-US partnership to promote research and student exchange in the field of international and European studies

 

Professor Georgios Kagadis

Professor Nikos Papanikolaou

University of Patras

University of Texas at San Antonio

Field of Study: Medical Sciences

United States

Project Title: Expanding the medical physics program at Univ of Patras through novel research and new training programs

 

Dr. Sotirios Karkalaos Dr. Margarita Tsoutsoura
University of Piraeus Cornell University
Field of Study: Accounting/Finance
United States
Project Title: Collaborative Research on the Effects of Greek Depression on Privately Held Firms
 

Professor Nikolaos Kotsanos

Professor Petros Papagerakis

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

University of Saskatchewan

Professor Athanasios Tzioufas

Canada

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

 

Field of Study: Medical Sciences

 

Project Title: Collaborative Research in genetic and environmental influence on tooth formation and mineralization; Grow Research Capacity and Output and Mentor Graduate Students in Pediatric Dentistry. Develop exchange program of Under and/or postgraduate students between our institutions.

 

Professor Marina Kotzamani

Ms. Theodora Skipitares

University of the Peloponnese

 

Field of Study: Arts

United States

Project Title: -Curricular co-development for undergraduate program of studies. -Teaching of undergraduate seminars in mentor's specialty. -Offering training in teaching of arts courses

 

Professor Katherine Liapi

Professor Emmanouil Vermisso

University of Patras

Florida Atlantic University

Field of Study: Architecture

United States

Project Title: Generative Design Processes in Architectural Education: Collaborative Cross -Disciplinary Research Focused on Fellow's Doctoral Research and Integration of the developed Computation Design Processes and Workflow in Class Instruction.

 
Dr. Ioannis (Yannis) Manios Dr. Georgios Moschonis
Harokopio University La Trobe University
Field of Study: Public Health
Australia
Project Title: Collaborative Research in Understanding the Early Life Determinants of Children's Growth Trajectory and the Development of Strategies for Optimizing Growth and Tackling Childhood Obesity. Graduate Student Teaching and Mentoring

 

 Dr. Vassilis Kouikoglou
  Professor Vasilios Manousiouthakis
 Technical University of Crete
  University of California, Los Angeles
 Field of Study: Engineering
 
 Project Title: Sustainability Theory and Applications
 

Professor Penelope Mavromara

Dr. Konstantinos Kousoulas

Democritus University of Thrace

Louisiana State University

Field of Study: Medical Sciences

United States

Project Title: Strengthening graduate studies and research in Infectious Diseases and bioinformatics at Democritus University of Thrace (DUTH): Curriculum co-development‚ student teaching and mentorship and collaborative research activities.

 

Professor George Nanos

Dr. Eleni Pliakoni

University of Thessaly

Kansas State University

Field of Study: Agriculture

United States

Project Title: Development of analytical methodology for phenols and cannabinoids

 

Dr. Ilias Papathanasiou Dr. Gerasimos Fergadiotis
University of Patras Portland State University
  United States
  Dr. Maria Kapantzoglou
  Portland State University
Field of Study: Medical Sciences United States
Project Title: Developing a Collaborative Research on  Evaluation and Clinical  Decision Analysis Methods in Assessment and Intervention of Adult Language Disorders in Greek and Second Language Learners‚  Curriculum Development and Strengthening for Undergraduate and Postgraduate Courses
 
Dr. Vasiliki Pavlidou Dr. Emmanouil Chatzopoulos
University of Crete Louisiana State University
Field of Study: Astronomy United States
Project Title: Collaborative Research and Mentoring Graduate Students in Supernova Time-Domain Astrophysics 
 
Dr. Anastasios Petkou Dr. George Siopis
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Field of Study: Physics United States
Project Title: Quantum Computation and Quantum Field Theory
 

Professor George Polyzos

Professor Vasileios Kemerlis

Athens University of Economics and Business

Brown University

Field of Study: Computer Science

United States

Project Title: Software hardening for the Internet of Things

 

Mrs. Despina Provata

Dr. Zoe Petropoulou

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

St. John's University‚ New York

Field of Study: Literature

United States

Project Title: Teaching research methodology to undergraduate students of the French Language and Literature Department and mentoring them for the Professions.

 

Professor Basil Psarianos

Professor Nikiforos Stamatiadis

National Technical University of Athens

University of Kentucky

Field of Study: Engineering

United States

Project Title: Evaluation of connected and automated vehicles on night time road safety through collaborative research and educational activities

 

Mr. Dimitrios Rozakis

Dr. Costas Laoutides

University of the Peloponnese

Deakin University

Field of Study: International Relations

Australia

Project Title: Research‚ Graduate Student Teaching and Curriculum Development in Ethnic/Separatist Conflicts

 

Professor Konstantinos Sfetsos

Professor Alexios Polychronakos

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

City College of New York‚ The City University of New York & the Graduate Center of CUNY

Field of Study: Physics

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Quantum Field Theory and Statistical Systems

 

Professor Eleni Skourtou

Dr. Themistoklis Aravossitas

University of the Aegean

University of Toronto

Field of Study: Education

Canada

Project Title: Professional Development of Greek Language Techers in the Diaspora

 

Professor Emmanouil Smyrnakis

Professor Marientina Gotsis

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

University of Southern California

Field of Study: Arts

United States

Project Title: Narrative Medicine and Cinematic Arts in Medical Education Curricula

 

 

Professor Marios Spiliopoulos

Professor Annetta Kapon

Athens School of Fine Arts

Otis College of Art and Design

Field of Study: Arts

United States

Project Title: Graduate Student Teaching and Mentoring for Graduate Students in the School of Fine Arts, with Curriculum Co-Development with a View to Enriching the Curriculum and Preparation of Students for Professional Life. Strengthening International Connections for Graduate Students and Faculty.

 

Professor Georgios Steiris

Professor Evangelia Anagnostou

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Macquarie University Australia

Field of Study: Philosophy

Australia

Project Title: Collaborative Research on the receprion of Platonism by Christian scholars in Byzantium; Curriculum co-development for the the new Postgraduate Program in HIstory of Philosophy

 

Professor Fotis Topouzis

Professor Demetrios Vavvas

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Harvard University

Field of Study: Medical Sciences

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Developing Strategies Towards Diagnosis and Screening of Age-Related Macular Degeneration (AMD) and AMD-Phenotype Identification

 

Professor Georgios Tsivgoulis

Dr. Vasileios-Arsenios Lioutas

National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

Harvard University

Field of Study: Medical Sciences

United States

Project Title: Co-development and Promotion of Education‚ Mentoring and Collaborative Research in Vascular Neurology and Stroke. Analysis of national and regional trends of Stroke mortality in Greece‚ 1980-2015

 

Dr. Eleni Vlahogianni

Professor Alexander Skabardonis

National Technical University of Athens

University of California‚ Berkeley

Field of Study: Engineering

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Connected and Autonomous Vehicles: Grow research capacity and mentor undergraduate and graduate students in transportation engineering

 

Professor Panayiotis Vlamos

Professor Chrystalla Mouza

Ionian University

University of Delaware

Field of Study: Education

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Computer Science Education

 

Professor Dimitrios Vlassopoulos

Professor Savvas Hatzikiriakos

University of Crete

The University of British Columbia

Field of Study: Engineering

Canada

Project Title: Collaborative Research in Linking Rheological Material Functions to Polymer Crystallization

 

Professor George Yannis

Dr. Alexandra Kondyli

National Technical University of Athens

University of Kansas

Field of Study: Engineering

United States

Project Title: Collaborative Research and Mentoring in Driver Behavior and Traffic Safety