Prof Marianthi Ierapetritou (University of Delaware) visiting NTUA on Monday October 2nd

September 29, 2023

Σεμινάριο Χημικής Μηχανικής, Μαριάνθη Ιεραπετρίτου, Πανεπιστήμιο Delaware

Τη Δευτέρα 2 Οκτωβρίου 2023, η Σχολή θα έχει την τιμή να φιλοξενήσει την Μαριάνθη Ιεραπετρίτου, καθηγήτρια στον πανεπιστήμιο Delaware και απόφοιτο της Σχολής μας. Η Μαριάνθη διαπρέπει στο εξωτερικό και το ερευνητικό της έργο βρίσκεται στην ευρύτερη περιοχή του Σχεδιασμού Διεργασιών & Συστημάτων (Process Systems Engineering). Στις 2μμ θα δώσει δείγμα του ερευνητικού της έργου στην Αιθ. Κουμούτσου με τίτλο παρουσίασής ‘Process Systems Engineering in an Area of Big Data and AI: Challenges and Opportunities’.


Marianthi Ierapetritou

Bob and Jane Gore Centennial Chair of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Delaware



Marianthi Ierapetritou is the Bob and Jane Gore Centennial Chair Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at University of Delaware. Prior to that she has been a Distinguished Professor in the Department of Chemical and Biochemical Engineering at Rutgers University. During the last year at Rutgers University, she led the efforts of the university advancing the careers in STEM for women at Rutgers as an Associate Vice President of the University.

Dr. Ierapetritou’s research focuses on the following areas: 1) process operations; (2) design and synthesis of flexible production systems with emphasis on pharmaceutical manufacturing; 3) energy and sustainability process modeling and operations; and 4) modeling of biopharmaceutical production. Her research is supported by several federal (FDA, NIH, NSF, ONR, NASA, DOE) and industrial (BMS, J&J, GSK, PSE, Bosch, Eli Lilly) grants.

Among her accomplishments are the 2022 AICHE Excellence in Process Development Research Award, the appointment as the Gore Centennial Chair Professor in 2019, the promotion to distinguished professor at Rutgers University in 2017, the 2016 Computing and Systems Technology (CAST) division Award in Computing in Chemical Engineering which is the highest distinction in the Systems area of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE), the Award of Division of Particulate Preparations and Design (PPD) of The Society of Powder Technology, Japan; the Outstanding Faculty Award at Rutgers; the Rutgers Board of Trustees Research Award for Scholarly Excellence; and the prestigious NSF CAREER award. She has served as a Consultant to the FDA under the Advisory Committee for Pharmaceutical Science and Clinical Pharmacology, elected as a fellow of AICHE and as a Director in the board of AIChE. She has more than 290 publications and has been an invited speaker to numerous national and international conferences.

Dr. Ierapetritou obtained her BS from The National Technical University in Athens, Greece, her PhD from Imperial College (London, UK) in 1995 and subsequently completed her post-doctoral research at Princeton University (Princeton, NJ).