Research Projects


Since its establishment, the Department of Environment has secured and managed tenths of research projects of a total budget exceeding 30 million euros. The current research projects in our Deparment are the following:

Project Title Responsible Staff memebr Funded by Total Budget
1 THALES – University of the Aegean-Sources and physicochemical properties of fine and ultrafine aerosol particles that affect the regional climate of Greece Chr. Pilinis Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education / ESF 600.000€
2 THALES – University of the Aegean- Investigation of organic micropollutants’ fate in wastewater treatment and study of their behavior during wastewater disposal to the aquatic environment (MIS 376736) Ath. Stasinakis Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education/ ESF 540.000€
3 THALES – University of the Aegean- Integrating Sustainability in Participatory Decision-Making (INSPIRED) K. Evangelinos Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education/ ESF 540.000€
4 Environmental Management – Modern tools and techniques (MIS 485388) D. Haralambopoulos Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education / ESF 83.889€
5 Creation of scientific mechanism for tourism observation in South Aegean Region – South Aegean Region I. Spilanis South Aegean Region 190.000€
6 Integrated Research Program on Insularity I. Spilanis Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education / ESF  919.277€
7 HERACLETUS II-Ph.D. scholarships: Genetic structure and diversity of the Lesvos sheep breed K. Theodorou Operational Programme “Education and Lifelong Learning”  (NSRF)  – Greek Ministry for Education / ESF 45.000€