Dr. Vagelis. Papadakis PDF Print E-mail

Dr. Vagelis G. Papadakis

Associate Professor

Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management

University of Patras


Areas of Interest:

  • Sustaimability & Durability of Constructions
  • Chemistry of Cement and Additives
  • Concrete Technology
  • Mathematical Modeling and Experimental Investigation of Physical and Chemical Properties
  • Environmental Effect on Construction
  • Environmental Economics and Impact Issues.


Dr. Vagelis G. Papadakis holds a diploma in Chemical Engineering (1986) from the University of Patras, Greece and a Ph.D. on the subject of carbonation and durability of concrete from the same institution (1990).

He has a 20-year experience on scientific and demonstration projects on durability and technology of concrete, authored many papers and has been awarded by the American Concrete Institute (Wason Medal for Materials Research, 1993). He worked as a Researcher at the Danish Technological Institute, Building Technology Division, Concrete Centre (1997-1999) on supplementary cementing materials in concrete, holding an EU-fellowship (Marie Curie Grant). He was head of Concrete Technology Labarotory of TITAN Cement company S.A. in Greece (1999-2000).

At present, he is an Associate Professor in the Department of Environmental and Natural Resources Management of the University of Patras, where he is teaching the courses of "Environmental Economics", "Plant Design and Economics" and "Environmental Impact Isuues".


Curriculum Vitae of V.G. Papadakis (download)