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Kungolos Athanasios

"Kungolos Athanasios"

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Work Experience
•    2015-present Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, AUTH
•    2013-2014 Vice Rector of Scientific Research and Development-Chairman of Research Committee of University of Thessaly
•    2012-2013 Elected member of the 1st Council of University of Thessaly
•    2010-2012 Chairman of Department of Planning and Regional Development, UTH
•    2009-today Director of Postgraduate Course Master in Spatial Analysis and Environmental Management, UTH
•    2010 Professor, Department of Planning and Regional Development, UTH
•    2006-2010 Vice Chairman of Department of Planning and Regional Development, UTH
•    2005 Associate Professor, Department of Planning and Regional Development, UTH
•    2004-2005 Member of  the Senate of University of Thessaly
•    2002-2003 Substitute Member of the Senate of University of Thessaly
•    2000-2002 and 2009-2010 Director of Research Laboratory of Geographic and Environmental Planning, UTH
•    1999 Assistant professor, Department of Planning and Regional Development
•    1996 - 1998 Educator at 1st Institute for Environmental Training (IEK), Thessaloniki
•    1996 - 1997 Educator at 1st and 2nd Regional Educational Centers (PEK), Thessaloniki
•    1995 - 1999 Teaching appointment, Department of Planning and Regional Development and Civil Engineering Department, University of Thessaly
•    1993 - 1999 Researcher at Chemical Process Engineering Research Institute, Thessaloniki Technology Park


Education

•    1992 Ph.D. in Environmental Sciences Okayama University, Japan
•    1989 M. Sc. in Environmental Sciences Okayama University, Japan
•    1985 Diploma in Chemical engineering Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Research Projects
•    2013-2014 Scientific Coordinator “Entrepreneurship Program Macedonia-Thrace 2007-2013 -Consulting services for efficacy assessment of wastewater processing treatment plants in West Macedonia Prefecture”
•    2010-2014 Scientific Coordinator  “Life+: Development of A Cost Efficient Policy Tool for reduction of Particulate Matter in AIR,  ACEPT-AIR”
•    2012 Scientific Coordinator “Green Fund/Environmental Research-Innovation-Exhibition Action-International Cooperations 2012 -Improvements in assessing water quality by means of ecotoxicological assays”
•    2010-2012 Scientific Coordinator “Life+: Integration of end of life tires in the life cycle of road construction, ROADTIRE”.
•    2011-2012 Scientific Coordinator “Scientific Support of registration of Ferronickel slags under REACH Directive”
•    2010 Scientific Coordinator “Scientific Support of registration (2nd phase) of Aluminum dross under REACH Directive”  
•    2010 Scientific Coordinator “Investigation and preliminary planning of amelioration of biogas management system in 3rd GEN of Aitoloakarnania”
•    2010 Scientific Coordinator “Scientific Support of registration (1st  phase) of Aluminum dross under REACH Directive”  
•    2008 Scientific Coordinator “Investigation of the physicochemical, toxicological and ecotoxicological properties of CaC2”
•    2005-2007 Scientific Coordinator “EQUAL-Social/professional rehabilitation through recycling-Hope for the environment”
•    2005-2006 Scientific Coordinator “PYTHAGORAS-ENVIRONMENT: Planning and development of a simulation model and a pilot unit of biological substrates for wastewater treatment for educational purposes”
•    2004-2005 Scientific Coordinator 12th International Symposium on Toxicity Assessment
•    2003-2005 Scientific Coordinator “GSRT Toxicity evaluation of major discharges in the coastal areas by using various bioassay and biomarker techniques”

Articles in refereed scientific journals (selected)
1.    Darakas E., Tsiridis V., Petala, M. and Kungolos A. (2013) Hexavalent chromium release from lignite fly ash and related ecotoxic effects. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, 48,   Issue: 11,   1390-1398.
2.    Tsiridis V., Petala M., Samaras P., Kungolos A. and Sakellaropoulos G. P. (2012) Environmental hazard assessment of coal fly ashes using leaching and ecotoxicity tests. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 84, 212-220.
3.    Bakopoulou S., Vasiloglou V. and Kungolos A. (2012) A multicriteria analysis application for evaluating the possibility of reusing wastewater for irrigation purposes in a Greek region. Desalination and Water Treatment 39, 262-270.
4.    Laspidou C.S., Gialis S.E., Loukas A. and Kungolos A. (2011) Analysis and evaluation of the operational status of municipal wastewater treatment plants in the Dodecanese prefecture in Greece. Water Policy 13, 287-297.
5.    Bakopoulou S., Emmanouil C. and Kungolos A. (2011) Assessment of wastewater effluent quality in Thessaly region, Greece for determining its irrigation reuse potential. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 74(2), 188-194.
6.    Laspidou C S., Kungolos A. and Samaras P. (2010) Cellular-Automata and Individual-Based Approaches for the Modeling of Biofilm Structures: Pros and Cons. Desalination 250, 390-394.
7.    Bakopoulou S., Polyzos S. and Kungolos A. (2010) Investigation of farmers willingness to pay for using recycled water for irrigation in Thessaly region, Greece, Desalination 250, 329-334.
8.    Kungolos A., Emmanouil C., Tsiridis V. and Tsiropoulos N. (2009) Evaluation of toxic and interactive toxic effects of three agrochemicals and copper using a battery of microbiotests. Science of the Total Environment 407, 4610-4615.
9.    Papaoikonomou Κ., Kipouros S., Kungolos A., Somakos L., Aravossis K. and Antonopoulos I. (2009) Marginalised social groups in contemporary WEEE management within social enterprises investments: a study in Greece", Waste management 29 (5), 1754-1759.
10.    Bakopoulou S. and Kungolos (2009) A. Investigation of wastewater reuse potential in Thessaly region, Greece, Desalination 248, 1029–1038.
11.    Petala M., Samaras P., Zouboulis A. Kungolos A. and. Sakellaropoulos G.P. (2008) Influence of ozonation on the in vitro mutagenic and toxic potential of secondary effluents. Water Research 42, 4929 – 4940.
12.    Kungolos A., Samaras P., Tsiridis V., Petala M. and Sakellaropoulos G. (2006) “Bioavailability and toxicity of heavy metals in the presence of natural organic matter”, Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A. 41, (8), 1509-1517.
13.    Tsiridis V., Samaras P., Kungolos A. and Sakellaropoulos G. (2006) Application of leaching tests for toxicity evaluation of coal fly ash. Environmental Toxicology 21(4), 409 – 416.
14.    Petala M., Samaras P., Zouboulis A., Kungolos A. and Sakellaropoulos G.P. (2006) Ecotoxicological properties of wastewater treated using tertiary methods. Environmental Toxicology 21 (4), 417 – 424.
15.     Tsiridis V., Petala M., Samaras P., Hadjispyrou S., Sakellaropoulos G. and Kungolos A. (2006) Interactive toxic effects of heavy metals and humic acids on Vibrio fischeri. Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 63(1), 158-167.
16.    Petala M., Samaras P., Kungolos A., Zouboulis A., Papadopoulos A. and Sakellaropoulos G.P. (2006) The effect of coagulation on the toxicity and mutagenicity of reclaimed municipal effluents. Chemosphere 65(6) 1007-1018.
17.    Kungolos A. (2005) Evaluation of toxic properties of industrial wastewater using on-line respirometry. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A., Vol. A40, No. 4, 869-880.
18.    Okay O.S., Tolun L., Tufekci V., Karacık B., Kungolos A., Samaras P., Papadimitriou C., Petala M. and Tsiridis V. (2005) Comparison of several toxicity tests applied to complex wastewaters and mussel biomarkers in receiving waters. Journal of Environmental Science and Health, Part A, Vol. 40, 1525–1541.
19.    Kungolos A., Hadjispyrou S., Petala M., Tsiridis V., Samaras P., Sakellaropoulos G.P. (2004) Toxic properties of metals and organotin compounds and their interactions on Daphnia magna and Vibrio fischeri. Water, Air and Soil Pollution: Focus 4, 101-110.
20.    Kungolos A., Samaras P. and Koutseris E. (2003) Using bioassays for testing seawater quality in Greece. Journal of Environmental Science and Health- Part A, Vol. A38, No 3, 533- 544.
21.    Marnellos G.E., Zisekas S.T. and Kungolos A.G. (2003) Catalytic and electrocatalytic oxidation of carbon monoxide on a Fe electrode in a solid electrolyte cell. Applied Catalysis B: Environmental 42, 225- 236.
22.    Kungolos A., Samaras P., Kipopoulou A. M., Zoumboulis A., Sakellaropoulos G.P. (1999) Interactive toxic effects of agrochemicals on aquatic organisms. Water Science and Technology 40, 357- 364.
23.    Kungolos A., Aoyama I. and Muramoto S. (1999) Toxicity of organic and inorganic mercury to S.  cerevisiae.  Ecotoxicology and Environmental Safety 43, 149- 155.
24.    Muramoto S., Aoyama I., Hashimoto K. and Kungolos A. (1996) Fate of anionic surface active agents in river and lake water and their effect on aquatic macrophytes. Journal of Environmental Science and Health. Part A, A31 (4), 721-729.
25.    Kungolos A. and Aoyama I. (1993) Interaction effect, food effect and bioaccumulation of cadmium and chromium for the system Daphnia magna - Chlorella ellipsoidea. Environmental Toxicology and Water Quality 8, 351-369.
26.    Kungolos A. and Aoyama I. (1992) Using Sacharomyces cerevisiae for toxicity assessment including interacting effects and DNA damage. Water Science and Technology 25, No 11, 309-316.










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