Dimitris is an Environmental Scientist from the University of the Aegean in Greece. He gained his M.Sc. (1995) and Ph.D. (1999) degrees from the University of Wisconsin-Madison (USA). Since 2005, he is a faculty member of the Dept. of Environmental Engineering of the Democritus University of Thrace in Xanthi (Greece). He has gained scholarships and grants from the Fulbright foundation, the N.A.T.O., the Lilian Voudouris foundation, the Hellenic Scholarships Foundation and the Government of Catalunya. He is an associate editor of the Waste Management journal since 2013. His research emphasizes on solid waste management, solid waste characterization and compost stability indices.

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