Serafim Kalliadasis holds a Diploma in chemical engineering from the Polytechnic School of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, and a Ph.D. degree in chemical engineering from the University of Notre Dame, Ind, USA. He has held several academic positions and visiting appointments at many universities including the University of Leeds, UK, and Stanford University, USA. He is currently a Professor of engineering science and applied mathematics at the Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London. His research interests are in the general area of engineering science fundamentals, especially the cusp/interface between applied mathematics, applied nonlinear dynamics/pattern formation, engineering science, and complex systems. Particular emphasis is given to general applied mathematics, fluid mechanics, and pattern formation driven by coupled hydrodynamic and reaction-diffusion instabilities.
Biography Updated on 15 December 2010