Biography

Born in Thessaloniki, 1967. School Age in Alexandroupolis. 1990: Bachelor degree in Physics, Department of Physics, NKUA. 1996: PhD in Physics, Department of Physics, NKUA. 3/1996-9/1997: military service. 2005-2011: various short research projects with Physics Department, NKUA, optical & transport properties in quantum wells & quantum dots. 1998-2002: Istituto Nazionale per la Fisica della Materia (Italy) research fellowships, in Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa and Dipartimento di Fisica, Università di Modena e Reggio Emilia, Modena, studying low-dimensional structures, electronic, optical and transport properties, with or without magnetic field. 2000-2002: Associate Professor on contract, Demokritos University of Thrace, mainly at Department of Molecular Biology and Genetics, Alexandroupolis. 2002-2005: Marie Curie Fellowship, Leibniz Institute for Neurobiology, Special Lab of Non-Invasive Brain Imaging, Magdeburg, Germany, studying the human auditory cortex. 2005-2008: Assistant Professor on contract, University of Patras, Materials Science Department, studying optical properties of quantum wells, DNA, magnetic heterostructures. 2007-2011: Research fellowship with D level researcher qualifications, Institute of Materials Science, NCSR Demokritos, Athens, studying semiconductors doped with magnetic impurities. 2011: Lecturer on contract, University of Peloponnese. Various other occupations, too. From 2 Jan 2012 - 25 Oct 2021, Assistant Professor of Theoretical Solid State Physics, Department of Physics, NKUA. From 26 Oct 2021, Associate Professor of Theoretical Condensed Matter Physics, Department of Physics, NKUA. Referee & Evaluator in numerous programs & journals. Research interests in Nanostructures and Biomaterials. Spintronics: Magnetic properties of diluted magnetic semiconductors and of their nanostructures. Biophysics: Charge transfer and transport in nucleic acids and other organic systems. Molecular structure. Biomaterials: Novel oligomers and polymers based on bioelements. Quantum Optics: Coherence. Optical properties of quantum dots, quantum wells, and so on, with or without magnetic field. Semiconductor nanostructures. Ab initio calculations as a tool. I have organized the Group Physics of nanostructures and biomaterials. Group webpage http://users.uoa.gr/~csimseri/physics_of_nanostructures_and_biomaterials.html
For details, please refer to my CV.