Panayiotis G. Dimitrakopoulos0000-0002-8374-4392
Panayiotis G. Dimitrakopoulos studied environmental sciences in the Department of Environment of the University of the Aegean, Mytilene, Greece. He obtained his Ph.D. degree in the relationship between biodiversity, fire, and ecosystem processes in the Mediterranean grassland communities from the University of the Aegean in 2001. His postdoctoral research on the effects of biotope space on the biodiversity-ecosystem functioning relationship is carried out in the Department of Environmental Sciences, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, and is funded from the European Science Foundation (LINKECOL program). From 2004 to 2011, Dimitrakopoulos served as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Environment, University of the Aegean. Since 2011, he has been an Associate Professor at the same university. Dimitrakopoulos has experience in biodiversity effects on ecosystem processes in Mediterranean ecosystems. His research also focuses on serpentine ecology, Pinus forest regeneration patterns, and nature conservation and planning.
Biography Updated on 10 November 2013