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Theodore Steriotis

Personal details

Date of birth 30th January 1966
Mailing Address Institute of Physical Chemistry
National Center for Scientific Research "Demokritos"
Aghia Paraskevi 153 10, Athens Greece
Telephone +30 2103614/ +302106503636
Ňmail tster@chem.demokritos.gr

 

Education†

Institution [ Date from - Date to ]

Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:

Dept. of Chemistry -National & Kapodistrian University of Athens - Greece (1987)

BSc. in Chemistry

Institution [ Date from - Date to ]

Degree(s) or Diploma(s) obtained:

Dept. of Chemistry -National & Kapodistrian University of Athens - Greece (1998)

Ph.D. in Chemistry

 

Professional experience††††


Date

Location

Company

Position

1990-2004

Athens, Greece

NCSR Demokritos

Research associate

2004-2009

Athens, Greece

NCSR Demokritos

Senior Researcher (A)

2009-today

Athens Greece

NCSR Demokritos

Research Director (A)

 

Language skills:†Competence on a scale of 1 to 5 (1 - excellent; 5 - basic)

Language

Reading

Speaking

Writing

English

1

1

1

French

3

3

3

Greek

Mother tongue

 

Present position:††† Research Director, National Center for Scientific Research †“Demokritos”

Key qualifications:† Research activities: Porous materials, membranes (inorganic - polymeric) and nanocomposites for environmental & energy applications; gas separations and storage (specific interest in H2 and CO2); controlled delivery of substances; neutron scattering, adsorption, diffusion, molecular modelling.

PUBLICATIONS

Ń. BOOK CHAPTERS

 

¬. PEER REVIEWED JOURNALS

  • Th.A. Steriotis, F. . Katsaros, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, A.K. Stubos and† N. K. Kanellopoulos, "Characterisation of Porous Solids by Simplified Gas Relative Permeability Measurements"† JournalofPorousMaterials, 2, 73-77 (1995).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, F. . Katsaros, A. Ch. Mitropoulos, A. K. Stubos, P. Galiatsatou, N. Zouridakis, N. K. Kanellopoulos "Novel design for High Pressure, Integral, Differential, Absolute and Relative Multi-Component Permeability Measurements ", Review of Scientific Instruments, 67, 7, 2545-2548 (1996).
  • Ch. Mitropoulos, J. M. Haynes, R. M. Richardson, Th. A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, N.K. Kanellopoulos. "Water Adsorption and Small Angle X-Ray Scattering Studies on the Effect of Coal Thermal Treatment", Carbon, 34, 6, 775-781 (1996).
  • A.Ch. Mitropoulos, Th. A. Steriotis, F.K. Katsaros, K.P. Tzevelekos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, U. Keiderling, A. Sturm and A. Wiedenmann, "Neutron scattering from water adsorbed on an alumina membrane" Journal of Membrane Science 129, 289-295 (1997).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, U. Keiderling and A. Wiedenman "Characterisation of an alumina membrane by Neutron Scattering and other techniques", Physica B, 234-236, 1016-1018 (1997).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, "Membrane Pore Structure Characterisation in Relation to Gas Flow Properties", Russ. J. Phys. Chem. (Zh. Fiz. Khim.) 71 (9), 1393-1395 (1997).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, F.K. Katsaros, A.K. Stubos, A. Ch. Mitropoulos and N.K. Kanellopoulos "A novel experimental technique for the measurement of the single-phase gas relative permeability of porous solids", Measurements Science and Technology, 8, 168-173 (1997).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, K. Beltsios, A. Ch. Mitropoulos, N. K. Kanellopoulos, U. Keiderling, and A. Wiedenmann "On the structure of an asymmetric carbon membrane from a novolac resin precursor", Journal of Applied Polymer Science, 64, 2323-2346 (1997).
  • F.K. Katsaros., Th. A. Steriotis, A. K. Stubos, A. Ch. Mitropoulos, N. K. Kanellopoulos, and S. Tennison "High Pressure Gas Permeability of Microporous Carbon Membrane", Microporous Materials, 8 (No3-4), 171-176 (1997).
  • A.Ch. Mitropoulos, K. Beltsios, Th. A. Steriotis, F. K. Katsaros, P. Makri and N. K. Kanellopoulos "The combination of equilibrium and dynamic methods for the detailed structural characterisation of ceramic membranes" Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 18, 1545-1558 (1998).
  • G.Ch. Charalambopoulou, Th.A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, K.L. Stefanopoulos, N. K. Kanellopoulos, A. Ioffe “Investigation Of water sorption on Porcine Stratum Corneum by Very Small Angle Scattering”, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, 110, 988 (1998).
  • P. K. Makri, G. Romanos, Th. A. Steriotis, N. K. Kanellopoulos, A. Ch. Mitropoulos, “Diffusion in a fractal system”, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 206, 605 (1998).
  • E.S. Kikkinides, Th.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, K.L.Stefanopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, "Structural Characterisation and applications of ceramic membranes for gas separations", Studies in Surface Sci. Catalysis, 128, 429 (2000).
  • F.K Katsaros, Th.A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopolos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, A. Hoser and M. Meissner, “Neutron Diffraction Study of Adsorbed CO2 on a Carbon Membrane”, Physica B, 276-278, 901 (2000).
  • G.Ch. Charalambopoulou, Th.A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A. Loffe, U. Keiderling, “Investigation of Lipid Organization on Stratum Corneum by Water Absorption in Conjunction with Neutron Scattering”, Physica B, 276-278, 530-531 (2000).
  • K.L. Stefanopoulos, G. Ch. Charalambopoulou, Th. A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A Th. Papaioannou and A. Loffe, “Investigation of temperature effect on Porcine Stratum Corneum by Very Small Angle Neutron Scattering”, Journal of Controlled Release, 64, 337-338 (2000).
  • K.L. Stefanopoulos, K. Beltsios, P.K. Makri, Th. A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos and N.K. Kanellopoulos, “Characterization of the flow properties in Vycor by combining dynamic and scattering techniques”, Physica B, 276-278, 477 (2000).
  • M.E. Kainourgiakis, E.S. Kikkinides, Th.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, K.P. Tzevelekos, and N.K. Kanellopoulos. 'Structural and Transport Properties of Alumina Porous Membranes from Process-Based and Statistical Reconstruction Techniques', Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 231 (1), 158-167(2000).
  • S. Kallus, P. Langlois, G.E. Romanos, Th.A. Steriotis, E.S. Kikkinides, N.K. Kanellopoulos , J.D.F. Ramsay, “Zeolite membranes-Characterisation and Application in gas separations”, Studies in Surface Sci. Catalysis, 128, 467 (2000).
  • Th.A. Steriotis,  . Beltsios, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, Õ.K. Kanellopoulos, A. Wiedenmann and U. Keiderling, “SANS Structural Study of a Microporous Carbonized Resole” Physica B, 276-278, 903 (2000).
  • G.Ch. Charalambopoulou, Th.A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopoulos, A.K. Stubos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, T. Hauss, “Membrane Neutron Diffraction: A promising technique for Stratum Corneum Structural Studies”, J. of Controlled Release, 72, 307 (2001).
  • G.E. Romanos, Th.A. Steriotis, E.S. Kikkinides, N.K. Kanellopoulos, J.D.F. Ramsay, P. Langlois and S. Kallus, “Innovative methods for preparation and testing of Al2O3 supported silicalite-1 membranes” J. of European Ceramic Society, 21 (2), 119-126 (2001).
  • S. Samios, G.K. Papadopoulos, Th.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, "Simulation Study of Sorption of CO2 and N2 with Application to the Characterization of Carbon Adsorbents", Molecular Simulation, 27, 441-456 (2001).
  • E. Soterakou, K. Beltsios, Th.A. Steriotis, N. Kanellopoulos,"Asymmetric Inorganic Membranes Through Langmuir-Blodgett Deposition and Plasma Processing" J. of Porous Materials, 8, 251-264 (2001).
  • M. Kainourgiakis, E. Kikkinides, Th. A. Steriotis, A. Stubos, "Adsorption and Diffusion in Nanoporous Materials from Stochastic and Process-Based Reconstruction Techniques" †Colloids and Surfaces A, 206, 321-334 (2002).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, K. L. Stefanopoulos, U. Keiderling, A. De Stefanis and A. A. G. Tomlinson, "Characterisation of pillared clays by contrast-matching small-angle neutron scattering", Chemical Communications, 2396-2397 (2002).
  • E.S. Kikkinides, K.L. Stefanopoulos, Th.A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos and W. Treimer, “Combination of SANS and 3D Stochastic Reconstruction Techniques for the Study of Equilibrium and Dynamic Properties of Nanostructured Materials”, Applied Physics A, 74, s954-956 (2002).
  • G.K. Charalambopoulou, Th.A. Steriotis, T. Hauss, K.L. Stefanopoulos and A.K. Stubos, “A Neutron Diffraction Study of Hydration Effect on Stratum Corneum”, Applied Physics A, 74, s1245-1247 (2002).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A. Hoser and M. Hofmann, “Structural Studies of Supercritical CO2 in Confined Space”, Applied Physics A, 74, s1333-1335 (2002).
  • Th.A. Steriotis, G.K. Papadopoulos, A. K. Stubos, N. Kanellopoulos, "A Monte Carlo Study on the Structure of Carbon Dioxide Adsorbed in Microporous Carbons" Stud. Surf. Sci. &Catalysis, 144, 545-552 (2002).
  • A. De Stefanis, A.A.G. Tomlinson, Th. A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopoulos, and U. Keiderling, "Nanostructures of the montmorillonite-derived restructured clays K10(R), HMO and the Mg2+ exchanged analogue Mg-HMO. A SANS, N2 sorption and XRPD study", Journal of Materials Chemistry, 13, 1145-1148 (2003).
  • J. Pieper, G. Charalambopoulou, Th. Steriotis, S. Vasenkov, A. Desmedt and R.E. Lechner, "Water diffusion in fully hydrated porcine stratum Corneum", Chemical Physics 292, 465-476 (2003).
  • E. Pantatosaki, D. Psomadopoulos, Th. A. Steriotis, A. K. Stubos, A. Papaioannou, and G. K. Papadopoulos, "Micropore Size Distributions from CO2 using Grand Canonical Monte Carlo at ambient temperatures: Cylindrical vs. Slit pore geometries", Colloids and Surfaces A, 241, 127-135 (2004).
  • Th. A. Steriotis, K. L. Stefanopoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos, A.Ch. Mitropoulos and A. Hoser, "The structure of adsorbed CO2 in carbon nanopores; A neutron diffraction study" Colloids and Surfaces A, 241, 239-244 (2004).
  • Th. A. Steriotis, E. Kikkinides, M. Kainourgiakis, A. Stubos, J.D.F. Ramsay, "Monitoring Adsorption by Small Angle Neutron Scattering in Tandem with Digital Reconstruction-Simulation Techniques" Colloids and Surfaces A, 241, 231-237 (2004).
  • A. N. Galani, M. E. Kainourgiakis, E. S. Kikkinides, Th. A. Steriotis, A. K. Stubos, A. Papaioannou, Diffusion in reconstructed porous domains filled by two fluid phases, Colloids and Surfaces A, 241, 273-279 †(2004).
  • A. De Stefanis, A.A.G. Tomlinson, Th.A. Steriotis, K.L. Stefanopoulos and U. Keiderling, Nanostructural Characterization of Catalysts by SANS, Physica B, 350, E521-E524 †(2004).
  • K.L. Stefanopoulos, Th.A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos, N.K. Kanellopoulos and W. Treimer, Characterization of porous materials by combining mercury porosimetry and scattering techniques, Physica B 350, E525-E527 (2004).
  • G. Ch. Charalambopoulou, Th. A. Steriotis, Th. Hauss, A. K. Stubos and N. K. Kanellopoulos, Structural alterations of fully hydrated human stratum Corneum, Physica B, 350, E603-E606 (2004).
  • A. Bakandritsos, Th. Steriotis and D. Petridis, "High Surface Area Montmorillonite-Carbon Composites and Derived Carbons", Chem. Mater. 16, 1551-1559 (2004).
  • M. Kargol, J. Zajac, D. J. Jones, Th. Steriotis, J. Roziere and P. Vitse, Porous Silica Materials Derivatized with Cu and Ag Cations for Selective Propene-Propane Adsorption from the Gas Phase: Aluminosilicate Ion-Exchanged Monoliths,Chem. Mater.,16, 3911-3918 (2004).
  • K. A. Stoitsas, A. Gotzias, E.S. Kikkinides, Th. A. Steriotis, N.K. Kanellopoulos, M. Stoukides, V.T. Zaspalis, Porous Ceramic Membranes for Propane-Propylene Separation via the ū-complexation Mechanism; Unsupported systems, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials 78, 235-243 (2005).
  • A. Bakandritsos, E. Kouvelos, Th. Steriotis, D. Petridis, Aqueous and Gaseous Adsorption from Montmorillonite-Carbon Composites and from Derived Carbons, Langmuir, 21(6), 2349-2355 (2005).
  • M.E. Kainourgiakis, Th. A. Steriotis, E.S. Kikkinides, G.Ch. Charalambopoulou, J.D.F. Ramsay, A.K. Stubos, Combination of small angle neutron scattering data and mesoscopic simulation techniques as a tool for the structural characterization and prediction of properties of bi-phasic media, Chemical Physics 317, 298-311(2005).
  • M. Kargol, J. Zajac, D. J. Jones, J. Roziere, Th. Steriotis, A. Jimenez-Lopez and E. Rodriguez-Castellon, Copper- and Silver-Containing Monolithic Silica-Supported Preparations for Selective Propene-Propane Adsorption from the Gas Phase, Chem. Mater.,17, 6117-6127 (2005).
  • S.S. Makridis, M. Konstantakou, Th.A. Steriotis, K.G. Efthimiadis, E. Pavlidou, E.S. Kikkinides, A.K. Stubos, “Structural and magnetic properties of rare earth-transition metal compounds for hydrogen storage materials” Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 404-406, 216-219 (2005).
  • S. S. Makridis, M. Konstantakou, Th. A. Steriotis, E. Pavlidou, K. G. Efthimiadis, M. Daniil, A. Ioannidou, E. S. Kikkinides, A. K. Stubos, “Structural and Magnetic Properties of New Zr(Fe0.8Cu0.2)2 and Zr(Fe0.8Cu0.1Co0.1)2 Hydrogen Storage Materials”, Materials Science Forum 514-516 , 432-436 (2006).
  • S. S. Makridis, C. Christodoulou, M. Konstantakou, Th. A. Steriotis, M. Daniil, A. Ioannidou, E. S. Kikkinides, A. K. Stubos, “Intermetallic Hydrides Based on (Zr-Ti)(Fe-Cr)2 Type of Compounds”, Materials Science Forum 514-516, 666-671 (2006).
  • E. S. Kikkinides, M. Konstantakou, M. C. Georgiadis, Th. A. Steriotis, A. K. Stubos, “Multiscale Modeling and Optimization of H2 Storage Using Nanoporous Adsorbents”, AIChE Journal, 52 (8), 2964-2977 (2006).
  • J.D.F. Ramsay, M. Kainourgiakis, Th. A. Steriotis and A.K. Stubos, “Digital reconstruction of silica gels based on small angle neutron scattering data” Stud. Surf. Sci. &Catalysis, 160, 137-144 (2006).
  • E.S. Kikkinides, K.L. Stefanopoulos, Th.A. Steriotis, A.Ch. Mitropoulos and N.K. Kanellopoulos, Characterisation of nanostructured materials by combination of neutron scattering and 3D stochastic reconstruction techniques” Stud. Surf. Sci. &Catalysis, 160, 415-422 (2006).
  • M. Konstantakou, S. Samios, Th. A. Steriotis, M. Kainourgiakis, G. K. Papadopoulos, E. S. Kikkinides and A.K. Stubos, “Determination of pore size distribution in microporous carbons based on CO2 and H2 sorption data”, Stud. Surf. Sci. &Catalysis, 160, 543-550 (2006).
  • F. K. Katsaros, Th.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, N.K. Kanellopoulos and S.R. Tennison, “Effect of activation process on resin based activated carbons”, Stud. Surf. Sci. &Catalysis, 160, 599-606 (2006).
  • E. Kouvelos, K. Kesore, T. Steriotis, H. Grigoropoulou, D. Bouloubasi, N. Theophilou, S. Tzintzos and N. Kanelopoulos, “High pressure N2/CH4 adsorption measurements in clinoptilolites”, Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 99, 106-111 (2007).
  • F.K. Katsaros, Th.A. Steriotis, G.E. Romanos, M. Konstantakou, A.K. Stubos and N.K. Kanellopoulos, “Preparation and characterisation of gas selective microporous carbon membranes”,† Microporous and Mesoporous Materials, 99, 181-189 (2007)
  • A. Lambropoulos, G. Romanos, Th. Steriotis, J. Nolan, F. Katsaros, E. Kouvelos, G. Charalambopoulou and N. Kanellopoulos, “Application of an innovative mercury intrusion technique and relative permeability to examine the thin layer pores of sol-gel and CVD post-treated membranesMicroporous and Mesoporous Materials, 99, 206-215 (2007).
  • A. De Stefanis, A.A.G. Tomlinson, Th.A. Steriotis, G.Ch. Charalambopoulou and U. Keiderling, “Study of structural irregularities of smectite clay systems by Small-Angle Neutron Scattering and adsorption”, Applied Surface Science, 253, 5633-5639(2007).
  • M. Konstantakou, Th.A. Steriotis, G.K. Papadopoulos, M. Kainourgiakis, E.S. Kikkinides and A.K. Stubos, “Characterization of nanoporous carbons by combining CO2 and H2 sorption data with the Monte Carlo simulations”, Applied Surface Science, 253 5715-5720 (2007).
  • A.B. Bourlinos, Th. A. Steriotis, M. Karakassides, Y. Sanakis, V. Tzitzios, C. Trapalis, E. Kouvelos and A. Stubos, “Synthesis, characterization and gas sorption properties of a molecularly-derived graphite oxide-like foam”, Carbon, 45 (4), 852-857 (2007).
  • A. Bakandritsos, A.B. Bourlinos, , V. Tzitzios, N. Boukos, E. Devlin, T.Steriotis, V. Kouvelos, D. Petridis, “Biopolymer networks for the solid-state production of porous magnetic beads and wires”, Advanced Functional Materials 17 (8), 1409-1416 (2007).
  • A. Lambropoulos, G. E. Romanos, T. A. Steriotis, J. Nolan, F. K. Katsaros, E. Kouvelos, N. K. Kanellopoulos, Development of an innovative mercury intrusion technique to examine defects plugging after CVD treatment of NF composite membranes, J Porous Mater, 15, 83-91 (2008).
  • Th. A. Steriotis, K. L. Stefanopoulos, F. K. Katsaros, R. Glaser, A. C. Hannon and J. D. F. Ramsay, “In situ neutron diffraction study of adsorbed carbon dioxide in a nanoporous material: Monitoring the adsorption mechanism and the structural characteristics of the confined phase”, Phys. Rev. B 78, 115424 (1-10) (2008).
  • A. Bourlinos, Th. Steriotis, R. Zboril,V. Georgakilas and A. Stubos, “Direct synthesis of carbon nanosheets by the solid-state pyrolysis of betaine”, J. Mater. Sci. 44, 1407-1411 (2009).
  • C. Zlotea, P. Moretto and Th. Steriotis, “A round robin characterisation of the hydrogen sorption properties of a carbon based material”, Int. Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 34, 3044-3057 (2009).
  • A.B. Bourlinos, V. Georgakilas, R. Zboril, T.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, C.Trapalis, Aqueous-phase exfoliation of graphite in the presence of polyvinylpyrrolidone for the production of water-soluble graphenes, Solid State Communications, 149, 2172-2176 (2009).†††††
  • A.B. Bourlinos, V. Georgakilas, R. Zboril, Th.A. Steriotis and A.K. Stubos, Liquid-Phase Exfoliation of Graphite Towards Solubilized Graphenes, Small,† 5(16), 1841-1845 (2009).
  • A. Gotzias, H. Heiberg-Andersen, M. Kainourgiakis, Th. Steriotis, Grand Canonical Monte Carlo Simulations of Hydrogen Adsorption in Carbon Cones, Appl. Surf. Sci., 256(17), 5226-5231 (2010)††
  • M. Kainourgiakis, Th. Steriotis, G. Charalambopoulou, M. Strobl, and A. Stubos, Determination of the spatial distribution of multiple fluid phases in porous media by USANS, Appl. Surf. Sci., 256 (17), 5329-5333 (2010).
  • V. Georgakilas, A.B. Bourlinos, R. Zboril, Th. A. Steriotis, P. Dallas , A.K. Stubos and Ch. Trapalis, Organic functionalisation of graphenes, Chem. Commun. 46 (10), 1766-1768 (2010).
  • A.B.Bourlinos, M.A. Karakassides, P. Stathi, Y. Deligiannakis, R. Zboril, P. Dallas, T.A. Steriotis, A.K. Stubos, C. Trapalis, Pyrolytic formation of a carbonaceous solid for heavy metal adsorption, Journal of Materials Science, 45, Published on-line DOI 10.1007/s10853-010-4854-0 (2010)
  • M. Konstantakou, Th.Steriotis, E. Kikkinides and A. Stubos, “Monte Carlo simulations of CO2 sorption in nanoporous carbons”,† J. of Porous Media, in press.

Patent

A. Bourlinos, Th. Steriotis, Th. Stubos, M. Miller, Carbon material for Hydrogen Storage, United States Application No 12/272,488 (filed on Nov. 17, 2008)