People

Ioanna Zergioti

Ioanna Zergioti is a Professor at the Physics Department of the School of Applied Mathematics and Physical Sciences. She has a strong track record in the field of laser printing for the development of sensors and organic electronic devices.

 

Chrysoula Chandrinou

Chrysoula Chandrinou received her Chemistry degree from Queen Mary (University of London), UK in 1998. In 1999, she was awarded an MSc in Physical Chemistry with the title “Studies of Homogeneous and Heterogeneous Reactions of Diborane” from the same university. Her PhD entitled “MBE Growth of GaAs and InAs on GaAs(001) Patterned Substrates” was received in 2004 from Imperial College, London. In May 2010 she has been awarded with the designation Chartered Chemist from Royal Society of Chemistry. Her research activities are focused in the area of semiconducting nanomaterials (growth, characterization) and their applications (sensors, biosensors, solar cells etc).

Filimon Zacharatos

Filimon Zacharatos is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the physics department of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), working within the framework of EC and national funded projects. He received the Physics diploma from Patras University in 2003 and the Ph.D. degree, specializing in nanotechnology, from the Physics department of (NTUA) in 2009. Until 2009, he had been working at the Institute of Microelectronics, of the National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos” in Athens, as a Ph.D. researcher, investigating nanostructured materials for applications in Microelectronics and RF systems. Between 2011 and 2013 he worked in the field of Plasmonics and their applications in telecom waveguides and optical switches, as a postdoctoral fellow in the sub-micron optics group of CNRS, University of Burgundy. His current research interests are mostly focused on the laser processing of thin metal films and nanostructures for applications in optoelectronics and flexible electronics. He is the author or the co-author of 18 publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals, of 1 book chapter and co-inventor of 2 patents.

Simos Papazoglou

Symeon Papazoglou is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the Physics Department of the National Technical University of Athens within the framework of the EU funded FET project “LEAF-2D”. He received his bachelor degree in Materials Science from the University of Patras in 2010 specializing in carbon nanomaterials with his thesis entitled “Synthesis, characterization and applications of chemically functionalized carbon nanotubes”. In 2013 he was awarded an MSc from the NTUA in Microsystems and Nanodevices with the title “Laser processing of graphene”. His PhD entitled “Laser processing of nanomaterials for organic electronics applications” was received in 2018 from the National Technical University of Athens. His research activities include the fields of laser-matter interactions, laser printing and laser processing of nanomaterials (graphene, graphene oxide) and characterization. He has co-authored more than 10 papers, 1 review paper and 1 book chapter in peer-reviewed scientific journals.

Marina Makrygianni

Marina Makrygianni is currently a post-doctoral researcher at the Physics Department of the National Technical University of Athens within the framework of the Operational Program Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, and project “ΣΥΝ-LASER”. She received her PhD entitled "Fabrication of hybrid (organic / inorganic) transistors with a laser direct-write technique", from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. She received her diploma in School of Applied Mathematical and Physical Science, Physics Department from the National Technical University of Athens in 2008, and her Master degree on Microsystems and Nanodevices at the National Technical University of Athens in 2010. She has been involved in a project funded by the EU as a junior researcher. The focus of her research is on the laser printing of organic electronics (i.e.: Organic Thin Film Transistors) and on the characterization of the printed devices. She is the author or the co-author of more than 10 publications in international refereed journals, 3 publications in conference proceedings, and 1 book chapter in peer-reviewed scientific book.

Ioannis Theodorakos

Ioannis Theodorakos is currently a postdoctoral researcher in the physics department of NTUA. He received his diploma in School of Applied Mathematical and Physical Science, Physics Department from the National Technical University of Athens in 2010, and his Master degree on Microsystems and Nanodevices at the National Technical University of Athens in 2012. In 2019 he received the Ph.D. degree specializing in laser printing and materials’ laser processing from the Physics department of National Technical University of Athens. Between 2012 and 2019 he has been working as a junior researcher at the Physics Department at the National Technical University of Athens, within the framework of EC and national funded projects. The focus of his research is on the printing of conductive materials on flexible substrates for microelectronics application and the laser treatment of inorganic materials (i.e.: laser annealing of amorphous silicon, laser sintering of metallic nanoparticle inks). He is the author or the co-author of 8 publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals and of 2 publications in conference proceedings.

Christina Kryou

Christina Kryou is currently a Master Student on " Microsystems and Nanodevices" at the Physics Department at the National Technical University of Athens. She received her diploma in Physics, at the University of Crete in 2013.

Marianneza Chatzipetrou

Marianneza Chatzipetrou finished her PhD Student at the Physics Department at the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. She received her diploma in Physics, at the University of Patras in 2009 and her Master degree on Microsystems and Nanodevices at the National Technical University of Athens in 2011. She has been involved in a project funded by the EU as a junior researcher. The focus of her research is on the laser printing of biomaterials, for sensor applications.

Agamemnon Kalaitzis

Agamemnon Kalaitzis is currently a junior researcher in the physics department of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), working under various EC and national-funded projects. He holds an Meng diploma in Electrical Engineering from University of Patras (2014) and, in 2017, he received his MSc diploma in Microsystems and Nanodevices from NTUA. The focus of his research lies on laser printing of inorganic materials mainly for electronics applications and building computational models that simulate the process. He is also responsible for the laboratory automation and for developing laser printing stations of custom needs and pursposes.

Mado Logotheti

Mado Logotheti is currently a junior researcher at the Physics Department at the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. She received her diploma in Physics, from the Physics Department of National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2017, and her Master degree on Microsystems and Nanodevices from the Physics Department of National Technical University of Athens in 2019. The focus of her research is on the laser transfer of 2D materials for electronics applications, laser-material interaction (i.e.: laser transfer of graphene on flexible substrates, thin and ultra-thin metal film deposition with laser techniques) and on the characterization (optical and structural) of the treated materials.

Kostas Andritsos

Kostas Andritsos is currently a Master Student on "Microsystems and Nanodevices" at the Physics Department at the National Technical University of Athens. He received his diploma in Applied Physics, at the National Technical University of Athens in 2018. His research interests focus on printed electronics and the investigation of their electrical properties.

Maria Dimadi

Maria Dimadi is currently an undergraduate student in School of Applied Mathematical and Physical sciences at the National Technical University of Athens. She is currently working on her diploma thesis under Professor Zergioti's supervision, in the field of laser printing of bio-inks. She is experienced in laser-induced forward transfer, in cell culture as well as in use of a clean room. She is also involved in a project of a diagnostics platform as an assistant.