The UNIVERSITY OF WESTERN MACEDONIA (UOWM) was founded on 2003 under the Greek Authorities, consisting initially of the four departments of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki that were settled in Florina and Kozani. The academic structure of UOWM consists of the Faculty of Engineering, the Faculty of Education, the Faculty of Fine Arts, the Faculty of Life Long Learning and the Faculty of Postgraduate Studies.
The Department of Mechanical Engineering, which participates in the LIFE CLIMATREE project, belongs to the Faculty of Engineering. It was established in 1999 and is one of the founding Departments of UOWM. The Department of Mechanical Engineering is located in the city of Kozani which is the heart of energy production in the country (nearly 70% of the electricity is produced in the power plants located in the broader area of Kozani).
The participating in LIFE CLIMATREE project UOWM research team, belongs to the Laboratory of Environmental Technology which is part of the Section of Environmental Engineering and Energy Use, is headed by Dr. Rafaella – Eleni Sotiropoulou, Lecturer of Atmospheric Environment Management, and is activated in the following research disciplines:
Contact Information of Scientific Coordinator:
Rafaella – Eleni P. Sotiropoulou
Laboratory of Environmental Technology
Department of Mechanical Engineering
Faculty of Engineering
University of Western Macedonia
Address: Bakola and Sialvera
Tel: +30 24610 56645
Fax: +30 24610 56646
Web page: www.uowm.gr
The LIFE CLIMATREE project is co-financed by the European Commission in the framework of the Programme LIFE Climate Change Mitigation.
The LIFE CLIMATREE project is co-funded by the Green Fund of the Hellenic Ministry of Environment and Energy.