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civil and mechanical engineering educator

Antonios Giannakopoulos, Greek civil and mechanical engineering educator. Fellow Brown University, 1984-1988; grantee Swedish Research Council, 1992-1994, Swedish National Board Technology Development, 1990-1992. Sergeant Corps of Engineering, National Greek Army, 1990-1992. Member American Ceramic Society, European Structural Integrity Society, Greek Civil Engineering Society, Sigma Xi.

Background

Giannakopoulos, Antonios was born on March 25, 1961 in Athens, Greece. Son of Evans P. and Andromachi (Fafouti) Giannakopoulos.

Education

Bachelor of Science, Civil Engineering with honors, National Technology University, Athens, Greece, 1983. Doctor of Philosophy in Theoretical Mechanics, National Technology University, Athens, Greece, 1987. Master of Science in Solid Mechanics, Brown University, 1987.

Master of Science in Applied Mathematics, Brown University, 1988. Doctor of Philosophy in Solid Mechanics, Brown University, 1989. Docent in Solid Mechanics, Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden, 1993.

Career

Private practice, Athens, Greece, since 1983. Research assistant Brown University, Providence, 1984-1988. Research associate Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, 1988-1990, associate professor, 1992-1996.

Visiting professor Brown University, Providence, 1993, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, since 1995.

Membership

Sergeant Corps of Engineering, National Greek Army, 1990-1992. Member American Ceramic Society, European Structural Integrity Society, Greek Civil Engineering Society, Sigma Xi.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Tennis, history.

Connections

father:
Evans P. Giannakopoulos

mother:
Andromachi (Fafouti) Giannakopoulos