Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas FORTH/ICE-HT
passepartoutInstitute of Chemical Engineering Sciences Ελληνική Έκδοσηpassepartout
passepartout
bg_inside_main_left
passepartout
bg_LeftMenuTop_big
bg_LeftMenuBottom_big



passepartout
passepartout
ArrowRightRed
You are here: ICE-HT > Staff > D. Vayenas
youarehere2
 

D. Vayenas

D. Vayenas

Professor
Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras


Tel. : +30 2610962748   Email: dvagenas@upatras.gr

Last updated: December 2016

Education:

1995: PhD in Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Greece.
1991: BSc. in Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras, Greece.

 

Previous Employment/Occupation:

2015-present: Professor of Environmental Systems, Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Patras.
2011-2013: Professor of Environmental Systems, Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, University of Western Greece.
2009-2011: Professor of Environmental Systems, Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, University of Ioannina.
2005-2009: Associate Professor of Environmental Systems, Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, University of Ioannina.
2000-2005: Assistant Professor of Environmental Systems, Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management, University of Ioannina.
1996-2000: Postdoctoral Researcher at FORTH/ICEHT, Greece.
1995-1996: Military Service.

 

Research Activities:


  • Electrochemical oxidation of potable water and agro-industrial wastewater
  • Nutrients recovery from wastewater streams
  • Potable water treatment: biological ammonia, iron and manganese removal (www.water-biofilter.gr), autotrophic hydrogenotrophic denitrification
  • Wastewater treatment: biological Cr(VI) reduction, aerobic olive mill wastewater treatment
  • Composting of agro-industrial residues
  • Use of microalgae for pre-treated wastewater purification and biodiesel production

 

Participation in Research Projects:

Coordinator in 6 National Projects and Principal Investigator in 6 European Competitive Projects

 

Publications:

80 publications in peer-reviewed international scientific journals and 5 in books.

 

Conference Participation/Attendance:

Participation in more than 60 international conferences as speaker, invited speaker and key-note speaker.

 

Teaching:

Microbiology, Process safety, Solid waste management, Wastewater management, Soil and groundwater remediation, Water treatment.

 

 

Prizes/Honours:

Senior Research Award, Fulbright Foundation (Visiting Researcher, Carnegie Mellon
University, Pennsylvania, USA), 2001

 

Selected Publications:


  • T.I. Tatoulis, S. Zapantiotis, Z. Frontistis, C.S. Akratos, A.G. Tekerlekopoulou, S. Pavlou, D. Mantzavinos, D.V. Vayenas (2016). A hybrid system comprising an aerobic biological process and electrochemical oxidation for the treatment of black table olive processing wastewaters. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 109, 104-112.
  • O.N. Tsolcha, A.G. Tekerlekopoulou, C.S. Akratos, S. Bellou, G.Aggelis, M. Katsiapi, M. Moustaka-Gounic, D.V Vayenas.  (2016) Treatment of second cheese whey effluents using a Choricystis-based system with simultaneous lipid production. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology, 91 (8), 2349-2359.
  • K.A. Karanasios, I.A. Vasiliadou, A.G. Tekerlekopoulou, C.S. Akratos, S. Pavlou, D. V. Vayenas (2016). Effect of C/N ratio and support material on heterotrophic denitrification of potable water in bio-filters using sugar as carbon source. International Biodeterioration & Biodegradation, 111, 62-73.
  • T. Tatoulis, A. Stefanakis, Z. Frontistis, C.S. Akratos, A.G. Tekerlekopoulou, D. Mantzavinos, D.V. Vayenas (2016) Treatment of table olive washing water using trickling filters, constructed wetlands and electrooxidation. Environmental Science and Pollution Research, in press.
  • M.-Y. Sultana, C. Mourti, T. Tatoulis, C.S. Akratos, A.G. Tekerlekopoulou, D.V. Vayenas (2016) Effect of hydraulic retention time, temperature, and organic load on a horizontal subsurface flow constructed wetland treating cheese whey wastewater. Journal of Chemical Technology and Biotechnology 91 (3), 726-732.
  • G. Antonopoulou, D.V. Vayenas, G. Lyberatos (2016) Ethanol and hydrogen production from sunflower straw: The effect of pretreatment on the whole slurry fermentation. Biochemical Engineering Journal 116 (15) 65-74.

 

 
bg_inside_main_right
passepartout
main_bottom2
passepartout  
passepartoutFORTH/ICE-HT, Stadiou Str., Platani, P.O. Box 1414, GR-26504 Patras, Hellas.
passepartoutTel.: [+30]2610.965.300 E-mail: info@iceht.forth.gr
passepartout
W3CHostmasterpassepartout
passepartout© Copyright 2007 FOUNDATION FOR RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY HELLAS, All rights reserved.

passepartoutContact | Phonebook | Links | Greek