Harilaos Psaraftis

Technical University of Denmark

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Technical University of Denmark


Harilaos N. Psaraftis is a Professor at the Technical University of Denmark (DTU), Department of Technology, Management and Economics. He has a diploma from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) (1974), and two M.Sc. degrees (1977) and a Ph.D. (1979) from MIT, USA. He has been Assistant and Associate Professor at MIT from 1979 to 1989 and Professor at NTUA from 1989 to 2013. He has been the PI or co-PI in 50 or so funded projects (24 from the EU). He has coordinated 3 EU projects, including project SuperGreen on European green corridors (2010-2013). He has also served as CEO of the Piraeus Port Authority (1996 -2002). He has published extensively and has received several academic and industry awards. His latest book is entitled “Sustainable Shipping: A Cross-Disciplinary View” (Springer, 2019).
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