Konstantinos E. Kakosimos0000-0001-9730-0525
Konstantinos E. Kakosimos is interested in the development of numerical models for environmental processes and the training for risk assessment and effects calculation. He is coauthor of the book entitled “Fires, Explosions, and Toxic Gas Dispersions: Effects Calculation and Risk Analysis” published by CRC Press, and he has published more than 15 papers in international peer-reviewed journals. Dr. Kakosimos received his Ph.D. degree on the simulation of toxic gases dispersion from the Chemical Engineering Department of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2009. He worked as Postdoctoral Research Fellow/Assistant in the same university, as Visiting Research Assistant in the National Environmental Research Institute, Aarhus, University Denmark, and also as a Design Engineer and Environmental Consultant for a number of private firms (Hellenic Petroleum, Titan Cement Company SA, Hellenic Gold, HYETOS GP, etc.). In October 2012, he has been appointed Assistant Professor of chemical engineering in Texas A&M University in Qatar. From 2009 to 2012, he was also an elected Vice-Chairman of the Panhellenic Association of Chemical Engineers (Department of Northern Greece).
Biography Updated on 10 February 2013