Energy Technologies

  • Management and modelling of Renewable Energy Systems (RES)
  • Novel catalytic materials for energy applications
  • Water – Energy nexus applications
  • Carbon Capture and Sequestration – Utilization (CCS – CCU)
  • Carbon/Biomass to Electricity
  • Direct Carbon Fuel Cells (DCFCs)
  • Energy saving devices – “Smart” materials for energy applications

Environmental Engineering

  • Environmental Systems Analysis
  • Life Cycle Assessment and Eco-efficiency analysis
  • Environmental Catalysis
  • Advanced web-based technologies for monitoring air emissions
  • Environmental issues in the transportation sector
  • Emissions reduction schemes for the maritime and aviation sectors


Industrial Systems

  • Fault diagnosis in energy systems
  • On-line quality control for industrial systems
  • Control and leak detection in public utility water networks
  • Thermal and energy characterization of building structural elements
  • Decision support tools
  • Advanced IoT applications

Lab Activities

The academic and research disciplines of the IEESL comprise various activities:

Undergraduate courses

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Postgraduate courses

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Research Projects

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Research projects

The following projects are currently active:

Development, design, production and environmental analysis of advanced solar thermal collectors and heat storage systems using vacuum and phase change materials.

Rational design and development of nano-structured catalysts for CO2 hydrogenation to value-added
products (NANOCO2).

Direct Conversion of Biomass to Electricity in MED area via an Internal Catalytic Gasification Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (DB-SOFC)

LIGBIO-GASOFC focuses on the development and evaluation of novel materials, devices and processes for the efficient co-current energy conversion.

Design of an intelligent
system for sustainable
management of
water networks:
application to Crete

Our News

Be updated with our latest news:

4 Jun

Best poster award of IEES Lab

The article "Energy exploitation of agricultural residues via an internal catalytic gasification solid oxide fuel cell" by N. Kaklidis, E. Papista, A. Lampropoulos, G.
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18 May

4th Annual Symposium | Energy Transition IV SE Europe and beyond

This year's 4th Energy Symposium, organized by the Hellenic Association for Energy Economics (HAEE) on May 6-8 in the Divani Caravel Hotel in Athens,
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6 Apr

Highly cited paper of IEES Lab

As of November/December 2018, the article "Ceria Nanoparticles Shape Effects on the Structural Defects and Surface Chemistry: Implications in CO oxidation by Cu/CeO2 oxides",
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2 Apr

Michalis Konsolakis joins Editorial Boards in academic journals

The member of the IEESL Lab, Associate Professor Michalis Konsolakis, has recently joined the Editorial Board of the following distinguished academic Journals:
  • Editorial Board
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6 Mar

Invited presentation for the Final Workshop in Geothermal Applications for building and infrastructures

Despite the significant number of operating energy geostructures in Europe, the development of specific design rules and dimensioning approaches has been slow. Attempts to
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5 Mar

Libelium World: 3D air quality modeling with sensor drones in Greece

At the Industrial, Energy and Environmental Systems Laboratory of the Technical University of Crete, Antonios Koutroumpas (BSc Student) and Konstantinos Loukakis (MSc Student), with
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