Laboratory of BioInorganic Chemistry

chemistry department


Past and Recent students PostDoctoral, PhD, Master Thesis & RS

  • SPYROULIAS Georgios
    “Biomimetic complexes with rare earth ions of porphyrinic complexes” (1989-1995), [PENED] PhD.

  • DAPHNOMILI Dimitra
    “Synthesis and study of dimeric dimetallic porphyrinic derivatives with Rhodium-Thallium and Rhodium-Indium bonds” (1992-1998), [PENED] PhD.

  • LUX Damien
    “Porphyrinic Complexes Involving Rhodium-Indium Bond, Synthesis, Physicochemical Characterization, Photo and Chemical Reactivity” (1992-1993), [Service Mulitaire en Cooperation] MSc.

  • DAVORAS Evagelos
    “Catalytic transformation of polyenic polymers with porphyrins of Manganese(III)” (1993-1999), PhD.

  • CHALBOT Marie-Cécile
    “Interactions of porphyrins and metalloporphyrins with DNA” in collaboration, University of Paris XI, (1997-2000), PhD.

  • DIAPER Richard
    “Catalytic transformation of polyenic polymers with metalloporphyrins of Chromium(III)” from Walles University UK, Research Stage [EU] (1993-1994).

  • OSINAME Ruth
    “The Epoxidation of cis-polybutadiene Catalysed by Manganese Porphyrin Complexes” from Walles University UK, Research Stage [EU] (1999).

  • TSIKALAS Giorgos
    “Porphyrinic complexes of Lanthanide series with π-π interactions (lipo andhydrophobic), synthesis and physical-chemical characterization” (1997-2001), [Bilateral with Yougoslavia] PhD.

  • GRYLLOS Leonidas
    “Design of new porphyrinic ligands able to interact with different conformations of the DNA” (1998-2001), [EPEAEK] MSc.

  • KANARAS Antonis
    “Synthesis and Physicochemical characterization of new Aluminium porphyrins” (1998-2000), [EPEAEK-Bioinorganic] MSc.

  • KEFOKERIS Kosmas
    “Functionalized porphyrinc with hydroxamic acids” (1998-2000), [EPEAEK-Bioinorganic] MSc.

  • AGONDANOU Jean-Hugues
    “Etude par Spectroscopie d’Absorption X de Systèmes π  de Grande Proximité: Complexes Porphyriniques de terres rares et des métaux lourds” in collaboration with University of Paris V [EU] (1999-2001), PhD.

    “Porphyrin Complexes in Pharmaceutical Applications” from Charles University, Research Stage, [EU] (2002-2003)

    “New cationic porphyrinic complexes on nuclease role with DNA” (2000-2003), [EPEAEK-Bioinorganic] MSc.

    from A. Mickiewicz University, 60-780 Poznan POLAND (2003) (National Fellowship) PostDoctoral.

    “Functionalized porphyrins as host molecules for organic molecules” (2001-2004), [EPEAEK-natural products] MSc.

    “Functionalized porphyrins as host molecules of large ions for therapeutic purposes” (2002-2004), [Platon] MSc.

    “Precursor complexes for cytochrome c oxidase” (2002-2005), MSc.

  • LADOMENOUKalliopi
    “Models for cytochrome c oxidase” from University of Edinburgh, UK [PYTHAGORAS] (2004-2006) PostDoctoral.

  • VANICEK Josef
    Porphyrin Complexes for PDT therapy of arteriosclerosis” from Charles University, Tchech Republic, Research Stage, [EU] (2005-2006).

  • KARAMALIDIS Thanassis
    “Management of oil-Silt of Refineries of Oil with Stabilisation/Solidification: Elution and Mechanisms of Immobilisation of Metals, Anions and Hydrocarbons” (2005-2010), PhD.

    “Models for cytochrome c oxidase” (2005-2007), [Herakleitos] PhD.

    “Porphyrin Complexes as artificial nucleases for DNA or RNA mapping” (2004-2008), MSc

  • LITSA Fotini
    “Porphyrin Complexes for PDT therapy of arteriosclerosis ” (2004-2008), MSc
  • LUCZAK Anna
    “Precursors Porphyrin Complexes for PDT therapy” (2008), [EU] Erasmus Research Stage.

  • SKONDRA Aggeliki
    “Synthesis of new hybrid materials with modified Porphyrins for alternative energy resources”(2005-2008), MSc.

  • STAGGEL Christina
    “Synthesis of new hybrid materials with modified Porphyrins for alternative energy resources”(2007-2010), MSc.

  • ZERVAKI Galatia
    “Linked porphyrinic derivatives in coupling reactions with CNS as new light harvesting models ”(2008-2010), MSc.

  • RAPTAKI Iliana
    In vitro toxicological assessment of extracts derived by cactus Opuntia ficus-indica 2010), MSc.

  • PETROU Athanassia
    Design and synthesis of porphyrins and their influence on lacasse reactivity toward O2 reduction. c derivatives in coupling reactions with CNS as new light harvesting models ”(2008-2010), MSc.

  • ZERVAKI Galatia
    “Linked porphyrinic derivatives in coupling reactions with CNS as new light harvesting models ”(2008-2010), MSc.

  • XARISIADIS Stelios Heraklion –2015, Master
    “Supertructured porphyrin entities via non-covalent bonds”

  • PANAGIOTOPOULOS Thanassis Heraklion –2016, Master.
    Hydrogen production with Porphyrins

  • KAFENTZI Marianthi Heraklion –2016, PhD.
    Development of Graphene-Based Materials and their application in Organic Solar Cells

  • NIkOFOROU AgapiHeraklion –2016, PhDA grafted versus supramolecular moiety of Porphyrin Lactase and β-cyclodextrin assembly for 02 reduction.

  • MARIOLA Sofia Heraklion –2016, Master.
    Reactive vopper-oxygen species in C-H bond activation: influence of nuclearity and oxygen atom donor.
  • GIANOUDIS Emmanuel Heraklion –2017, Master.
    Zinc porphyrins for "LECs", aluminum porphyrins for "self-assembling" and "energy/electron transfer”

  • BAGAKI Anthi Heraklion –2017, Master.  
    Synthesis and physicochemical characterization of new catalysts and photosensitizers

  • KARIKIS Kostas Heraklion –2017, PhD.  
    Studies on self organized hybrid materials with amino acid and peptides.

  • NIKOLAOU Vasilis Heraklion –2018, PhD.  
    Synthesis and characterization of porphyrin derivatives as photosensitizers in solar energy harnessing schemes

  • TRAPALI Adelais Heraklion –2018, Master.  
    Synthesis and study of porphyrin derivatives for photocatalytic CO2 reduction

  • GLYMENAKI Heleni Heraklion –2018, Master.  
    Synthesis and characterization of porphyrins with nitrilotriacetic acid (NTA) for possible biological applications
  • NIKOLOUDAKIS Emmanuil Heraklion –2019, Master.  
    Epidemiological environmental background and effects hunan health from year and intensive use of pesticides.

  • CHARISIADIS Asterios, Heraklion –2019, PhD
    Synthesis and Characterization of Novel Nanomaterials for Photovoltaic Applications

  • KANDYLI Maria, Heraklion –2020, Master
    Addapted synthesis of porphyrinic derivatives for medical applications.

  • SKOUBIDI Aspasia, Heraklion–2020, Master
    Synthesis and studies of Iron porphyrin derivatives for photocatalytic CO2 reduction,

  • CHARISIADIS Asterios, Heraklion –2019, PhD
    Design of bulky substituted porphyrin arrays for light harvesting applications

  • NIKOLOUDAKIS Emmanouil,
    "Light harvesting Applications of Self-Assembled and Surface-Anchored Porphyrin Chromophores"–2021, PhD.

  • AGAPAKI Eleni, Heraklion–2022, Master
    "Synthesis and characterization of porphyrinic derivaves for hydrogen production"

  • PANAGIOTAKIS Stelios Heraklion –2022, Master.  
    "Photoactive cyclodextrin derivatives for drug delivery"

  • MITROPOULOU Κonstantina, Heraklion–2022, Master
    Synthesis, characterization, and self-organization of dipeptides with potential environmental applications

  • ORFANOS Emmanuil, Heraklion–2022, Master
    Synthesis, and studies of porphyrin derivatives at solid state for hydrogen production

  • TRAPALI Adelais, Heraklion–2022, common PhD between Univesrity of Saclay Paris
    "Synthesis and characterization of new porphyrin-based derivatives for CO2 and O2 reduction"