DescriptionDr. Margarita-Niki Assimakopoulos is an Associate Professor at the Physics Department, Applied Physics and Meteorology sector of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Group of Building Environmental Studies ). She graduated from the Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine (MEng. Electrical and Electronic Engineering, 1999) in London. Her post graduate studies as well as her PhD were completed in Ecole National de Travaux Publique de l’Etat in Lyon (D.E.A. Génie Civil, Bâtiment et Environnement, 2001 & Doctorat Génie Civil, Bâtiment et Environnement, 2005). The main research fields are:Energy efficiency of buildings, Indoor pollution and environmental quality, Building management technologies, Advanced building materials, Bioclimatic Design, Energy Poverty.
Participated in more than 18 research projects both international and national. Currently the scientific responsible of 6 European projects under the framework of HORIZON 2020 (1 european coordination). Author of more than 60 publications in peer reviewed international journals and conferences. Reviewer of energy efficiency and building physics scientific journals (Journal of the International Solar Energy, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Journal of Cleaner Production, International Journal of Ventilation, Advances in Building Energy Research).