quotes Research Axes


Measurements, quality control, processing and homogenization of meteorological and environmental time series. 

Stable isotopes (18Ο & 2Η) in rain and in atmospheric water vapor

Ultraviolet radiation: Measurements, modelling and biological dose rates

Solar Radiation: Measurements, modelling and solar energy

Artificial intelligence methods applied to atmospheric and environmental physics problems

Weather and atmospheric pollution forecasting modelling

quotes Research Projects

Pollution monitoring of ship emissions: an integrated approach for harbors of the Adriatic basin (Poseidon) (2014 - 2015)

Direct Normal Irradiance Nowcasting Methods for Optimized Operation of Concentrating Solar Technologies, DNICast (2013-2017)

ENvironmental Optimization of IRrigation Management with the Combined uSe and Integration of High PrecisIon Satellite Data, Advanced Modelling, Process Control and Business Innovation, ENORASIS (2012-2014)

Hellenic Solar Energy Network (2011-2013)

Contribution of Emission Sources on the Air quality of the Port-cities in Greece and Italy, CESAPO (2011-2014)

Weather Intelligence for Renewable Energy, WIRE (2010-2014)

Stable Isotopes in Biosphere-Atmosphere-Earth System Research, SIBAE (2009-2013)


Athanassios A. Argiriou

Athanassios A. Argiriou

SectorApplied Physics
Telephone(+30) 261099 6078
Office303, Physics Building B, 3rd floor
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Brief CV


Physics diploma, 1983, University of Patras, Greece
Diplome d'Etudes Approfondies en Energetique Physique,1984, Institut National Polytechnique de Grenoble, France
Doctorat, 1987, Universite de Provence (Aix - Marseille I), France

Administrative positions

Head of the Laboratory of Atmospheric Physics (2006 - 2016)

Director of the Section of Applied Physics (2010 - 2011)

Deputy Chair of the Department of Physics (2011-2013)

Chair of the Department of Physics (2013-2015)

Director of the Graduate Studies Program, Dept of Physics (2015- )

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In peer reviewed journals                  90

In international conferences              87

Citations (excluding self-citations)   > 2 460 (h-index 25) 


Research interests

Stable isotopes (18Ο & 2Η) in rainfall and in atmospheric vapor

Methods for meteorological time series homogenization

GPS Meteorology

Artificial intelligence methods applied to weather and environmental time series and to other meteorological data

Energy meteorology

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