Category Archives: Corporate news

Professor Kokossis honours his academic father, the late Professor Chris Floudas

The Process Systems Engineering world was saddened to hear of Professor Chris Floudas’s sudden passing last summer.  As is customary in such circumstances, his academic family gathered at his long-time place of work, Princeton USA, on May 6th, 2017 to honour the man, researcher and teacher.  Professor Floudas was a world-renowned authority in mathematical modelling and optimisation of… Read More »

Smart Cities

Characterized by determination, dynamism and cooperation spirit, the Networking Meeting between the Municipalities: Aradippou http://www.aradippou.org.cy/1/index.php/en/ Nafplio  http://www.nafplio.gr/ Elefsina http://www.elefsina.gr/ and Rafina-Pikermi http://www.rafina-pikermi.gr/ concluded in full success. The aim of the meeting was to enable the participating Municipalities to develop as Smart Cities within the wider region of Greece-Cyprus at the Southeastern corner of Europe. During the meeting there… Read More »

RENESENG meeting in Lyon

The RENESENG training school was held in Lyon, France on January 16th to January 20th. Lecturers from EPFL, ARKEMA, NTUA and Quantis have given very interesting presentations on Biorefineries design, Patents Strategy and Critical analysis on research publications. The training school was organised by ARKEMA and the researchers had the opportunity to visit their site in Pierre-Bénite.  

PhD Position opening in South France

A PhD position that involves several teams and will take place ASAP, successively in Toulouse (LGC unit) and Montpellier (IATE unit), both in the South of France. Title: Knowledge engineering for life cycle sustainability analysis. Topics: computer science are Semantic Web, Data source reliability, Uncertainty propagation, Query Answering explanation. The field of application is the design of a… Read More »

RESYNTEX Project Partners Meet for First General Assembly

The whole RESYNTEX consortium joined for a meeting of its General Assembly and Executive Board across 22-24 June. Taking place in Vouliagmeni near Athens, Greece, the meeting was the first time all partners have met since last year’s kick-off meeting. The three-day programme included workshops on a range of topics, such as life cycle analysis (LCA) of textiles, process development… Read More »