Georgios Zapsas, Ph.D.

Research Scientists

Research Scientist

Selected Publications

  • Immiscible polydiene blocks in linearcopolymer and terpolymer sequences 
    Zapsas, D. Moschovas, K. Ntetsikas, S. Rangou, J.-H. Lee, E. L. Thomas, N. E. Zafeiropoulo...
    Journal of Polymer Science, B: Polymer Physics, 53 (17), 1238-1246, (2015)
  • Surface initiated polymerization from graphene oxide 
    N. Politakos, G. Liontos, A. Karanastasis, G. Zapsas, D. Moschovas, A. Avgeropoulos
    Current Organic Chemistry, 19 (18), 1757-1772, (2015)
  • Synthesis, characterization and self-assembly of well-defined linear heptablock quaterpolymers 
    C. Ntaras, G. Polymeropoulos, G. Zapsas, K. Ntetsikas, G. Liontos, A. Karanastasis, D. Mo...
    Journal of Polymer Science C, (2016)


  • Ph.D , Materials Science Engineering (DMSE), University of Ioannina, Ioannina, Greece, 2015
  • M.Sc., Interdepartmental Program as a collaboration of DMSE and Chemistry Department, University of Ioannina, Ioannina, 2009
  • Bachelor degree from Materials Science Engineering, Univeristy of Ioannina, 2007

Professional Profile

  • 2015-present:Post-doctoral fellow, KAUST, Twuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2009-2015: Teaching assistance and tutor for the obligatory class of Polymer

KAUST Affiliations

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

Research Interests Keywords

​Anionic Polymerization Polyhomolagtion BCPs Surface Analysis via Atomic Force Microscopy