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Blood donation for the Blood Bank of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences

Thursday, 26 November 2015, in the courtyard of the Faculty, from 9.00-13.00.

The Blood Bank of the Faculty of Agricultural Sciences exists since April 2012 and it continues the effort for blood availability in cases of emergency.

 

Blood donation from the Phaethon Marathon's athletes

The Laboratory of Professor Dimitris Kouretas in the Department of Biochemistry of the University of Thessaly with the assistance of Thanassis Paidis and the Organizing Committee of Phaethon Marathon have organized a blood donation from the athletes of the Sunday's Marathon, in order to examine the possibility that such athletes can be donors to our fellow citizens in need. It is worth mentionning that this is the first similar attempt ever in Greece.

 

International Award for the Telecommunications & Networks Team

The Research Project "An Iterative Double Auction for Mobile Data Offloading", carried out by the researcher George Iosifidis and Professor Leandros Tassioulas, in collaboration with a Research Group from the Chinese University of Hong Kong, received the Best Paper Award of the 11th International Conference WiOpt 2013 held in Tsukuba Science City, Japan. In this paper was presented a new architecture for managing the increasing volumes of data, which is one of the biggest future challenges for wireless internet infrastructure.

 

Distinguished Researcher Award 2012

The External Nomination Committee for the Distinguished Researcher Award 2012 in the cognitive area of Humanities & Social Sciences and the Research Committee of the University of Thessaly decided to announce Marios Goudas, Professor of the Department of Physical Education and Sports of the University of Thessaly, as Distinguished Researcher in the cognitive area of Humanities and Social Sciences.

 

The "Τreasure" of Kythnos in Louvre

Aroma of Kyklades in Louvre, on Friday the 7th of June 2013, where the Professor of Classical Archaeology, Alexander Mazarakis- Ainian will present the findings of the excavations of the University of Thessaly in Vryokastro(Kythnos). His lecture will be about the "Treasure" of the Temple of Kythnos (Cyclades) and its significance for the study of Greek Archaic Sanctuary".

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Welcome Day for the Foreign Students of University of Thessaly


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On Wednesday, 13th of March 2013, all Erasmus and other foreign students of the University of Thessaly in Spring Semenster participated in the " WELCOME DAY" organized by the International Relatons Office of the University (IRO).
The program included an excursion in the area of Lake Plastira, sightsseing tour with the guidance of the Greek Erasmus Volunteers Students and the IRO's Staff and finally welcoming by the Academic Coordinator of the Dep. of Veterinary School, M. Polychronis Kostoulas and Lunch in the Student Restaurant in Karditsa Campus.
The " Welcome Days" is a practice strongly supported by the foreign students and the IRO of the University of Thessaly.

 

Snapshots:
Photograph 1, Photograph 2, Photograph 3, Photograph 4, Photograph 5, Photograph 6.

 

Nomination of Professor Nikolaos Katopodis

Nikolaos Katopodis

 

On Monday the 21st of January 2013, in the Auditorium of the School of Agricultural Sciences in Fytoko ( N. Ionia Volou), there took place the Nomination of Professor Nikolaos Katopodis (University of Michigan) to Honorary Doctorate of the Department of Agriclulture Crop Production and Rural Environment of the University of Thessaly.

 

Snapshots of the Ceremony:
Photograph 1, Photograph 2, Photograph 3, Photograph 4, Photograph 5, Photograph 6.

 

Mr Richard M. Ryan nomination ceremony

Mr Richard M. Ryan

 

On Tuesday, 16th October 2012, the University of Thessaly in a special Ceremony that took place in the Auditorium “Yiannis Kordatos” in the Papastratos Central Building, nominated Mr Richard M. Ryan, Professor of the University of Rochester, as an Honorary Doctorate of the Departments of the School of Humanities ( DPE, DPSE, DSE) and of the Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences ( DPESS).

 

Snapshots of the Ceremony Photograph 1, Photograph 2, Photograph 3
See attached in pdf the speech of the honored Professor Richard M. Ryan.

 

Great Distinction Awarded to Greek Professor from Japan

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Great recognition from the Far East, particularly from Japan, was established for Professor Nikolaos Aravas, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Thessaly, Greece, who was designated as “World Premier International Professor” and will begin a close collaboration with the International Institute for Carbon-Neutral Energy Research (I2CNER), University of Kyushu, Japan, in order to research the effect of hydrogen on mechanical behavior of construction materials.

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