First PhD Graduate of the Sustainable Energy Laboratory

Dr Olympia Nisiforou successfully defended her PhD Thesis on Monday, 14th of December. Her PhD Thesis was entitled “Cultivation of Macroalgae in Swine Wastewater for Bioremediation and Biomass Production”.

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She is the first PhD graduate of the Laboratory and her main supervisors were Assistant Professor Alexandros Charalambides and Dr Sotiris Orfanidis from the Fisheries Research Institute in Greece and the two external members of her evaluation committee were Professor Christos Katsaros of the University of Athens and Professor Nikolas Kalogerakis of the Technical University of Crete.

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The whole team of the Sustainable Energy Laboratory would like to congratulate Dr Nisiforou and wish her all the best in the continuation of her research activities.