Alexandros Zoikis-Karathanais

Alexandros Zoikis-Karathanais

Senior Researcher
Place of employment
Works at
Center for Research and Technology, Hellas

Dr. Zoikis – Karathanasis Alexandros is a Senior Researcher at CERTH/IRETETH. He is a Chemical Engineer from National Technical University of Athens,  graduated at 2002, while at 2004 he acquired his MSc in Science and Technology of Materials.

At 2010 he defended his PhD thesis in the field of composite nanostructured materials. His scientific interests cover a wide range of topics in the field of materials engineering focusing on electroplating of composite coatings exhibiting functional properties such as wear and corrosion resistance or photocatalytic and antibacterial activity. He has been involved and coordinated as a project manager a number of National and European research projects  related to the surface finishing field.


Anti-microbial, self-cleaning Cu based composite coatings against infections transmission

Track & Session

Revolution by technology & innovation

22 June, 15:15-16:45 hr - Advanced materials and nanotechnology for health