Georgia Tsiropoula
Current Position Research Director
From September 2006 to Present

Affiliation National Observatory of Athens
  Institute of Astronomy, Astrophysics,
  Space Applications and Remote Sensing
Lofos Koufos, Penteli
GR-15236, GREECE
Tel+30 210 8109191

Fax+30 210 6138343

Education Ph.D., Solar Physics, National University of Athens (Greece)

D.E.A., Astrophysics, Universite Paris VII, (France)

Diploma in Physics, National University of Athens (Greece)

Professional Activities
  • Elected member of the Board of the European Solar Physics Division (ESPD)

  • President of the Board of the Association of Researchers of the National Observatory of Athens (NOA)

  • Elected member of the Board of the Joint Organization for Solar Observations (JOSO)

  • Member of the Editorial Board of the ISRN Astronomy and Astrophysics Journal (ISRN (A&A))

  • Member of the International Astronomical Union (IAU)

  • Member of the European Physical Society (SPS)

  • Elected member of the Board of the Hellenic Astronomical Society (Hel.A.S.)

  • Regular referee for:
    Astronomy & Astrophysics,
    Astronomy & Astrophysics Let.,
    Astrophysical Journal,
    Astrophysical Journal Let.,
    Journal of Atmosp. and Solar-Terrestrial Physics,
    Solar Physics,
    Advances in Space Research,
    Advances in Geosciences

  • Chairwonan or member of:
    Scientific Organizing Committees and
    Local Organizing Committees of several conferences

  • Team Leader (with M. Madjarska) of an ISSI International Team Meeting
    on Solar small-scale transient phenomena

  • Session chair or convener in conferences

  • Evaluator of research proposals of the Greek General
    Secretariat of Research and Technology ( GSRT )

  • Advisor of Ph.D. and M.Sc. theses

  • Project leader or member of several european and national funded research projects

  • Principal Investigator or Co-Investigator of several observing projects of the Sun
    with ground-based or space-borne instruments
  • Research Interests
  • Solar Granulation

  • Physical parameters of chromospheric structures

  • Sunspot Oscillations

  • Coronal Loops

  • Radiation Transfer

  • Signatures of solar sructures in the interplanetary medium

  • Solar-terrestrial coupling

  • Effects of solar irradiance variations on climate and weather