Prof.George Papadakis

Ex Dean
Agricultural University of Athens

George Papadakis is full Professor of renewable energy at AUA. During more than twenty
years on the AUA faculty, Papadakis’s research and educational efforts have focused on
heat and mass transfer, renewable energy technology and water desalination in
combination with renewable energy technologies. He has also filled a number of
administrative roles at AUA, when he was vice rector of economics and research of AUA in
the period 2010-2014, where he introduced and implemented specific actions to promote
innovation and entrepreneurship at AUA. He has been collaborating with many public and private organizations from more than 35 countries from Europe and internationally in research projects funded by the European Union and other international and national organizations. He has directly supervised more than 60 graduate theses (including 6 PhDs) and postdoctoral researchers and he has authored more than 180 publications. Google scholar reported (in October 2019) more than 6800 citations with h index equal to 45. He is member of the Editorial Boards of eight (8) International Scientific Journals.