Dr. George Karetsos
Dr. George Karetsos is a researcher in the Laboratory of Forest Ecology and Hydrology, of the Institute of Mediterranean Forest Ecosystems (HAO Demeter). He has been working since 1985 continuously on terrestrial ecosystems of the island and continental areas, mainly of central and southern Greece. The main interests are phyto-sociology, botany, plant biodiversity, rarely and endangered species, restoration of disrupted ecosystems. He has publications in international and national journals and presentations in international and national conferences.
Dr. Evangelia Avramidou
Dr. Evangelia Avramidou is a researcher in Laboratory of Forest Genetics and Biotechnology, in IMFE, Athens of HAO-Demeter. She is interested in plant genetics biodiversity, plant population genetics and epigenetics. She has worked on DNA markers (SSR, AFLP, SNP, MSAP) applied in population genetic and epigenetic studies in a number of forest and agricultural species. She has published 30 articles in peer review Scientific journals and more than 50 articles in National and International Conferences. She is also a National Focal Point for forest genetic resources for FAO organization.
Nikolaos D. Proutsos
Nikolaos D. Proutsos is an Agricultural Engineer (BSc), with a MSc degree in Environmental Management and a PhD in Forest Micrometerology. His research interests include agricultural and forest micrometeorology, climatology, plant water requirements and forests restoration. He has worked for the Ministry of Agriculture, Agricultural University of Athens, TEI of Peloponnese, Region of Attika, Cotton Organization etc. His current position is Researcher at HAO “DEMETER”. He has participated in more than 20 National and European research projects and is author of more than 50 papers, published in scientific journals, conferences and books.