Research Interests

Synthesis of linear and non-linear homo- and copolymers via anionic polymerization, atom transfer radical polymerization or combination of the above mentioned polymerization methods, incorporating high vacuum technique.  Molecular and morphological characterization.


Selected Publications

  • Synthesis via ATRP, kinetics study and characterization (molecular-morphological) of 3-arm star diblock copolymers ...
    G. Polymeropoulos, D. Moschovas, A. Kati, A. Karanastasis, S. Pelekanou, P. Christakopoulo...
    Journal of Polymer Science, Part A: Polymer Chemistry, 53, 23-32, (2015)

Education Profile

  • Ph.D., Materials Science Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, 2015
  • M.Sc., Materials Science Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, 2011
  • B.Sc., Materials Science Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, 2009

Professional Profile

  • 2015-present: Post-doctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.
  • 2010-2015: Teaching assistant and tutor for the obligatory class: Materials Laboratory V (Polymer Materials), Polymer Laboratory, Department of Materials Science Engineering, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece.

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • Hellenic Polymer Society

KAUST Affiliations

  • KAUST Catalysis Center (KCC)
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering Division (PSE)