clouvas

I. PERSONAL DATA

Surname :

CLOUVAS

Name :

Alexandros

Date of Birtth :

15-03-1955

Place of Birth :

Alexandria

Nationality :

Greek

Marital status :

Married

Profession :

Professor of Nuclear Technology

Official address :

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
GR-54006 THESSALONIKI/GREECE
Tel . 00 30 31 0996353)
Fax. 00 30 31 0996302)
e-mail: clouvas@eng.auth.gr
site: nestoras.ee.auth.gr

II. DIPLOMAS

1979

Diploma in Physics ,
Institution : University of Athens ,Greece

1981

Diplome d’Etudes Approfondies DEA–Master Degree
Speciality : Applications,of Nuclear Methods in Physics
Chemistry,Biology and Medecine.
Institution : Universite Claude Bernard Lyon-1,France

1982

Doctorat Troisieme Cycle
Speciality :Atomic and Nuclear Physics
Institution : Universite Claude Bernard Lyon-1 ,France

1985

Doctorat d’Etat es Sciences
Institution :Universite Claude Bernard Lyon-1,France

III. EMPLOYMENT

1981-1984

Associate Assistant.
Institut of Nuclear Physics of the University
Claude Bernard  Lyon-1

1986-now

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki , as Professor since 2002 .

IV. OTHER  POSITIONS /ACTIVITIES

  • National representative in  the Consultative Committee Euratom-Fission (CCE-FISSION)
  • Member of the Environment Council of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
  • Member of the Greek Emergency plan for radioactive contamination
  • Member of WG3 of EURADOS  as expert in  in situ gamma spectroscopy
  • Member  of  IAEA ALMERA (Analytical Laboratories Monitoring Environmental Radioactivity) network

V. CURRENT RESEARCH INTEREST

  • Radiation metrology (in situ gamma spectrometry, detector simulation)
  • Environmental radioactivity (gamma radiation , cosmic radiation , indoor radon ,radon in thermal spas)
  • Ion induced particle emission (electrons ,ions, molecular ions ) from solid surfaces under fast ion bombardment

VI.  RECENT RESEARCH PROJECTS

The last five years  he is  / was the scientific responsible of the following research projects  :

2000-2001

In situ gamma spectrometry for monitoring the environmental radioactivity in Greece.
Financed by the European Commission DG-ENVIRONMENT

2002-2004

2005-2007

2005-2007

2005-2009

Detection of radioactive contaminated scrap metal in the entrance of steel factories . Financed (as a partner) by the European Commission DG-TREN  ,(in collaboration with Dr. Potiriadis of the Greek atomic energy Commission)
Radiocesium distribution in Greek and Bulgarian Forest ecosystems” (financed by GREEK SECRETARY OF RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY, bilateral cooperation between Greece-Bulgaria)
Application of a novel method for the in situ determination of radiocesium depth distribution in soil” (financed by GREEK SECRETARY OF RESEARCH AND TECHNOLOGY, bilateral cooperation between Greece-Slovenia)
Pilot study of indoor radon measurements in Greek schools (financed by ALEXANDER. S. ONASSIS PUBLIC BENEFIT FOUNDATION)
Southern Urals Radiation Risk Research” ( Integrated Project contract number FI6R-516478, DG-RESEARCH, EUROPEAN COMMISSION).  (partner)

VII. PUBLICATIONS

    • 73  Publications in international scientific journals (refereed)

Publications