Constantine D.Memos - Personal Website
Constantine Memos, Professor Emeritus NTUA, Professor of Maritime Hydraulics and Port Engineering (until 1.9.2013) with the School of Civil Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece, has been involved in a variety of port and harbour engineering projects since 1980. At the academic level he has been teaching design of port structures, maritime hydraulics, and port planning for 35 years at the School of Civil Engineering of the NTUA. Courses taught include Port systems, Fluid mechanics, Hydraulics, Maritime hydraulics & harbour structures, Unsteady flows, Free-surface flows, Topics of port engineering; also at graduate level: Design of sea outfalls, Maritime hydrodynamics, Maritime structures, Integrated coastal zone management, Computational methods in coastal zone. He has published more than 150 papers on the above subjects in scientific journals and conferences. He has been elected/appointed to several administrative positions within NTUA including Head of the Department of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering (1998-99, 2007-08), Head of the undergraduate studies Committee of the School, member of the Senate Committee on undergraduate studies, member of the Rector’s Council. He holds an MΕng degree of Civil Engineering (NTUA, 1969), a Maths Diploma (University of Patras, 1972), a DIC and a PhD in Maritime Hydraulics (Imperial College, 1977). He is an ASCE Fellow, a member of PIANC, IAHR, and of various journal boards and scientific networks. He received an Unwin Prize of Imperial College, London, an Empirikion Prize for scientific achievements in technological sciences, Athens, and a David Hislop Award from the Institution of Civil Engineers, London. Dr Memos has been academic head to a postgraduate program in Environmental Design of Infrastructure of the Greek Open University for 7 years. He has been teaching Coastal Erosion Management in the International Postgraduate Course in Water Resources and Environment Management "Educate!". He has also been founder and President of the ASCE Hellenic Group/Section and founder and Head of the NGO “Engineers of the Earth” since 2008 and board member of Higher Education Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency of Greece (2010-2014). He served as Acting President of the said Agency for 9 months during 2012. Dr Memos is past immediate Director of Region 10, member of the Board of Direction and of the Executive Committee of the ASCE.
Constantine D. Memos
Department of Water Resources and Environmental Engineering
School of Civil Engineering
National Technical University of Athens
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