Georgios C. Georgiou is a Professor of applied mathematics at the University of Cyprus. He received his Diploma in chemical engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, Greece, in 1985, and M.S. degree in chemical engineering and the Ph.D. degree from the University of Michigan, Mich, USA, in 1986 and 1989, respectively. He has been with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics (since 1992) and has served as the Director of the Oceanography Center (since 1983) at the University of Cyprus. He has been a Research Associate for the Universite Catholique de Louvain, Belgium (1990–1992) and for the Foundation of Research and Technology at Heraklion, Crete (Fall 1996) and a Visiting Professor at the University of Patras (Fall 2001), the Departments of Mathematics (Spring 2004) and Materials Science and Technology (Spring 2004 and 2005) of the University of Crete, and the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Material Science and Engineering of the Cyprus University of Technology. His funded research projects include the following: computational rheology, hemodynamics, numerical solution of PDEs, and computational oceanography. He has published more than 80 journal papers, more than 70 papers in proceedings, and three book chapters, mostly in the field of rheology, and he serves as a reviewer of several journals. Along with his book Viscous Fluid Flow (coauthored with T. Papanastasiou and A. Alexandrou, CRC Press), he has also edited five proceedings volumes. He is on the editorial board of five journals and has been the guest editor of other two journals.
Biography Updated on 15 December 2010