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Personal Data

Date of birth:     2nd January 1955

Marital status:   Married, 4 children

Work address:  Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

School of Physics

Solid State Physics Department

Position:          Professor

Telephone:      0030 2310998035

Web: http://users.auth.gr/~hariton/

http://hariton.webpages.auth.gr/


 

Academic Qualifications

1973-1977        B.Sc. in Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1977-1980        M.Sc. in Electronic Physics and Radioelectrology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1980-1985        Ph.D. Thesis title: Study of the electronic properties of materials with average valance of 5, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1986-1987        Postdoc studies at the Max-Plank Institute for Solid State Physics Stuttgart, Germany

Summer 1988   PostDoc studies at the Max-Plank Institute for Solid State Physics Stuttgart, Germany

Summer 1989   PostDoc studies at the Fritz-HaberInstitut, Berlin

Summer 1991   PostDoc studies at the Fritz-HaberInstitut, Berlin

Summer 1994   Visiting scientist at the Chemistry Department, Cambridge University

Summer 1995   Visiting scientist at the Materials Department, Oxford University


 

Life Long Learning

  1. PROTECTA: Protecting myself and others. Ministry of Education, GSLLL: Institute of Adult Continuing Education, duration 100 hours, 27/4/2009 – 23/6/2009.

  2. Consultant for organizing and implementing actions for civil protection. Balkan Institute of Public Administration, 126 hours education, 2012.

  3. Crisis Management - Design - Psychology of Disaster. Balkan Institute of Public Administration, duration 56 hours, 2012.

  4. Stress management techniques in the working and social place. Balkan Institute of Public Administration, duration 56 hours (11 days) 2012.


     

Awards - distinctions

1973        West Mesa High School Physics Metal

1978-81    Scholarship from the State Scholarship Foundation (ΙΚΥ) for my PhD

1986-87    Scholarship for postdoc studies at the Max-Plank Institut für Festkörperphysik

1988         Scholarship for postdoc studies at the Max-Plank Institut für Festkörperphysik

2005    The paper 'A didactic module for undertaking climate simulation experiments' by Chantsaridou, Theodorakakos, & Polatoglou, had been chosen for inclusion in the 'Highlights of 2005' of the European Journal of Physics. The selected articles received the highest praise from the international referees, and the highest number of downloads from the journal's website.


 

Posts previously held up to now

1982 - 1986    Research Associate, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1986 - 1990    Lecturer, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1990 - 1995    Assistant Professor, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1995 - 2015    Associate Professor, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

2015 - today   Professor, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

2007 - today   Adjunct faculty member, Hellenic Open University


 

Executive Summary

  • Published in referred journal articles:

    • Theoretical Solid State Physics 79 papers

    • Didactics 10 papers

  • and in referredconference lectures & invited conference lectures with conference proceedings:

    • in Theoretical Solid State Physics 17 papers

    • in Didactics 84 papers

  • Published book chapters and co-authored 7 books

  • Received over 828 third-author citations from ISI h-index = 16. i10-index = 27

  • Is heading the Electronic Properties Group and the E-learning Group (http://e-science.web.auth.gr /)