Biographical Sketch

Curriculum Vitae
 

Degrees

  • Dipl. Chemical Engineering, National Technical University Athens, 1982

  • M.A., Mathematics, University of Minnesota, 1986

  • Ph.D., Chemical Engineering, University of Minnesota, 1986

Academic Positions

  • Bloomberg Distinguished Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, John Hopkins University, June, 2017-present

  • Pomeroy and Betty Perry Smith Professor of Engineering, Princeton University, February 2007 (Professor of Chemical Engineering Summer 1994-2017, Associate Professor Summer 1991 - Spring 1994, Assistant Professor, Fall 1986 - Spring 1991)

  • Senior Faculty, Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics, Princeton University, Summer 1994 - present (Associated Faculty Fall 1987 - Spring 1993)

  • Associated Faculty, Department of Mathematics, Princeton University, Winter 2002-present

  • Director's Post-Doctoral Fellow, Center for Nonlinear Studies and Theoretical Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Fall 1985 - Summer 1986

Visiting Positions

  • Rothschild Distinguished Visitor, Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, Summer 2016

  • Hans Fischer Senior Fellow, EEC and T.U. Muenchen, Fall 2015

  • Microsoft Visitor, Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge University, Summer 2013

  • Gutzwiller Fellow, Max Planck fur Physik Komplexer Systeme, Dresden, 2010-2011

  • Control and Dynamical Systems (Moore Scholar), Caltech, Fall 2005

  • Professeur Invite, Ecole Normale Superieure, November 2005

  • O. A. Hougen Visiting Professor, University of Wisconsin, Fall 2002

  • Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, 1999

  • Stanislaw Ulam Visiting Scholar, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Fall 1994 - Summer 1995

  • Visiting Associate Professor, Applied Mathematics, University of Colorado, Boulder, Fall 1991

  • Summer 1996 - Spring 1998: Researcher A, (Part-Time, every summer), I.T.E., Patras, Greece

Honors and Awards

  • Einstein Foundation and Zuse Institute, Distinguished Visiting Fellowship, 2016-2018

  • Isaac Newton Institute, Cambridge, Rothschild Visiting Distinguished Fellowship, 2016

  • Institute for Advanced Study, Technical University of Munich, and EEC: Hans Fischer Senior Fellowship, 2015-2018

  • Microsoft Visitor, Newton Institute, Cambridge University, 2013

  • Martin Gutzwiller Fellowship (Max Planck Institute for Complex Systems, Dresden), 2010-11

  • AIChE Richard H. Wilhelm Award, 2010

  • Computing in Chemical Engineering Award, Computing and Systems Technology (CAST) Division of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), 2008

  • Guggenheim Fellowship, 2005

  • Moore Distinguished Visitor, Caltech, 2005

  • J.D. Crawford Prize, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 2003

  • Humboldt Research Award, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation, 1998

  • Bodossaki Academic Award in Applied Science, 1997

  • Allan P. Colburn Award, American Institute of Chemical Engineers, 1994

  • Presidential Young Investigator, National Science Foundation, 1989

  • Packard Fellowship, David and Lucile Packard Foundation, 1988

Concurrent University Appointments

  • Faculty, Program in Applied and Computational Mathematics

  • Associated Faculty, Department of Mathematics