Karpouzas Dimitrios

Professor, Head of Department

Enviromental Microbiology & Biotechnology

dkarpouzas-at-bio.uth.gr | 2410-565294

BSc: Crop Production – Protection, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

MSc: Technology of Crop Protection, University of Reading, UK

PhD: microbial metabolism of pesticides, University of Reading, UK

Post-Doc: Universita Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Piacenza, Italy

Research Interests: Effects of pollutants on the ecology and function of soil microbial communities, microbial metabolism of pesticides in soil, isolation and characterization of pesticide-degrading microorganisms and study of their genetics and ecology, application of bioreremediation for recovering polluted ecosystems, environmental fate and behaviour of pesticides.

Specialized modules in environmental Microbiology

Molecular Ecology

Environmental Biotechnology

Waste Treatment Technologies