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10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering Award

We are really excited to announce that during the 10th World Congress of Chemical Engineering held in Barcelona (Spain) from 1st to 5th October, 2017,  the lecture titled: “Use of decision trees in life cycle impact assessment of bio – based processes at early design stages” of Prof Stavros Papadokonstantakis (Chalmers University), Mrs Paraskevi Karka and Prof Antonios… Read More »

Atkinson Postdoctoral Fellowships in Sustainability

David R. Atkinson Center for a Sustainable Future empowers faculty to think outside of their departments and across disciplines when it comes to tackling the world’s greatest challenge—creating a vital and resilient future for the global community. By providing start-up funding for cross-college collaborations, emergency research, and partnerships with non-profits, government, and industry, the Atkinson Center supports the… Read More »

SusChem Greece talks to the European Industry at the SusChem Stakeholder Event

SusChem Greece participated for the second time since its birth in the annual Stakeholder Event of the European Technological Platform SusChem, in Brussels, on 8th June.  SusChem Greece was represented in the event by Professor Kokossis, whose IPSEN unit at the National Technical University of Athens hosts the national platform and runs its secretariat. SusChem Annual Stakeholder Events… Read More »

IPSEN at the 11th Panhellenic Scientific Chemical Engineering Conference in Thessaloniki

IPSEN continues its tradition of supporting conferences organised by the Hellenic Chemical Engineers’ Association, where chemical engineering research work is mainly showcased annually, which has been carried out in Greek research and technology organisations or by Greek chemical engineers abroad.   This year, IPSEN participated with four oral presentations:   The first presentation, delivered by Aikaterini Mountraki and… Read More »

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 »

New BIOPEN project Kick off Meeting

The BIOPEN Kick off meeting took place in Rome on the 4th and 5th of May 2017. There, the BIOPEN internal portal and Consortium Agreement was discussed and there was a brief introduction of the project consortium. Also the BBI JU was discussed and there was also a brief introduction of the BIOPEN project. Introduction, upcoming actions and… Read More »

SusChem Greece attracts dozens to its Kickoff Event

SusChem Greece, the Greek National Technological Platform for Sustainable Chemistry whose Secretariat is operated by IPSEN, scored its first success last Friday 16th December in its Kickoff Event in central Athens. SusChem Greece Founding Members, most of which are associations of industry, professionals and consumers, were present en masse, together with individual company delegates.  Represented were also non-member… Read More »

IPSEN team participates at the AIChE meeting November 13-18, 2016

The AIChE Annual Meeting is the premier educational forum for chemical engineers interested in innovation and professional growth. Academic and industry experts will cover wide range of topics relevant to cutting-edge research, new technologies, and emerging growth areas in chemical engineering. IPSEN team will represent NTUA Chemical Engineering School with a reception organised on Tuesday, November 15, 2016;… Read More »

Current research areas

Design of Lignocellulosic plants Purpose: integrate novel paths to biofuels and biochemicals with a combination of modelling, optimization, process integration and process intensification (www.biocore-europe.org). Research involves collaboration with plants in France, Denmark and Holland. It includes patentable technologies to valorize lignin, novel fermentation to ABE/IBE and MCFA, and the integration of biochemical and thermochemical paths (HTL, pyrolysis, syngas… Read More »