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Dr. Dimitris Nanopoulos

Board Member

Onassis Foundation

Onassis Foundation

Background Information

Employment History

Head of the Astroparticle Physics Group
Houston Advanced Research Center

Elected Vice President
Academy of Athens

Vice President
Academy of Athens

90th President
Academy of Athens

Member of the Faculty
Texas A&M University

Professor At the Department of Physics
Texas A&M University

Distinguished Professor, Mitchell and Heep Chair In High Energy Physics
Texas A&M University

President
Greek National Council for Research and Technology

Chairman
Greek National Council for Research and Technology

Affiliations

HARC Fellow
Houston Advanced Research Center

Fellows and Advisor
Houston Advanced Research Center

Fellow
American Physical Society

Member
Italian Physical Society

Research Fellow
Center of European Nuclear Research

Education

Ph.D.
High Energy Physics
University of Sussex


Physics
University of Athens

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Dimitri Nanopoulos

Dimitri Nanopoulos, Ph.D. was born in Athens on 13th September 1948. He studied Physics at the University of Athens and he graduated in 1971. He continued his studies at the University of Sussex in England, where he got his Ph.D. in 1973, in High Energy Physics. He has been a Research Fellow at the Center of European Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland and for many years he has been a staff member. He has also been a Research Fellow in Ecole Normale Superieure, in Paris, France and in Harvard University, Cambridge, USA. In 1989, he was elected professor at the Department of Physics, at Texas A&M University where since 1992 he is a Distinguished Professor of Physics and since 2002 he holds the Mitchell/Heep Chair in High Energy Physics. He is also a distinguished HARC fellow at the Houston Advanced Research Center, in Houston, Texas, USA. In 1997 he was appointed regular member of the Academy of Athens. In 2005 he was appointed President of the Greek National Council for Research and Technology, National representative of Greece to the European Laboratory for Particle Physics, CERN and to European Space Agency (ESA) too. In 2014 he was elected as Vice President of the Academy of Athens and was appointed as President elect for 2015.
He has made several contributions to particle physics and cosmology. He works in string unified theories, fundamentals of quantum theory, astroparticle physics and quantum-inspired models of brain function. He has written over 540 original papers, all published in peer-reviewed journals, with high impact factor, including 13 books. He has over 30,000 citations, placing him as the fourth (4th) most citied High Energy Physicist of all time according to the 2001 and 2004 census. Since 1988 he is fellow of the American Physical Society and since 1992 a member of the Italian Physical Society. In 1996, he was award the Commander of the Order of Honour of the Greek State.


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09.50-10.05 am Main Keynote - Professor Dimitri Nanopoulos, Physicist/President Academy of Athens

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Professor Dimitri Nanopoulos
Professor Dimitri Nanopoulos
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Professor Dimitri V. Nanopoulos - President, Academy of Athens
He was born in Athens. He studied Physics at the University of Athens and he graduated in 1971. He continued his studies at the University of Sussex in England, where he got his Ph.D. in 1973, in High Energy Physics. He has been a Research Fellow at the Center of European Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland and for many years he has been a staff member. He has also been a Research Fellow in Ecole Normale Superieure, in Paris, France and in Harvard University, Cambridge, USA. In 1989, he was elected professor at the Department of Physics, at Texas A&M University where since 1992 he is a Distinguished Professor of Physics and since 2002 he holds the Mitchell/Heep Chair in High Energy Physics. He is also Head of the Astroparticle Physics Group in Houston Advanced Research Center (HARC), in Houston, Texas, USA, where he is in charge of a research department of the World Laboratory, which is based in Switzerland. In 1997 he was appointed regular member and in 2015 he was elected president of the Academy of Athens. From 2005 to 2009 he was the chairman of the Greek National Council for Research and Technology. He has served as the National representative of Greece to the European Laboratory for Particle Physics (CERN) from 2005 to 2010 and again from 2013 until today. He was also the National representative of Greece to the European Space Agency (ESA) from 2005 to 2006.


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Dimitri Nanopoulos Elected Vice President of the Academy of Athens

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HARC Fellow Dimitri Nanopoulos was elected as the Vice President of the Academy of Athens for 2014 and was appointed as President elect for 2015.


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Dimitri Nanopoulos has been unanimously elected as the 90th president of the Academy of Athens for the year 2015. As the youngest-ever member of the Academy of Athens, elected in 1997, he has provided the institution with a new spirit of scientific and research thinking. A highly active theoretical physicist in high-energy physics, astroparticle physics and cosmology, he is also the current scientific delegate of Greece to the CERN Council. His many distinguished academic research roles include positions at Texas AM University and the Houston Advanced Research Center, as well as chair of theoretical physics, Division of Natural Sciences in the Academy of Athens. He is shown here in his office at the Academy of Athens.

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