DR. KOSMAS KAVADIAS

DR. KOSMAS KAVADIAS

PhD, MSc, Mechanical Engineer, Assistant Professor in the Energy Sector, Department of Mechanical Engineering of Piraeus University of Applied Sciences (PUAS). Head of solar and hybrid energy systems sector of the Soft Energy Applications & Environmental Protection Laboratory.

His research interests, experience and expertise include design and optimization of solar energy systems, optimization of hybrid energy systems, design of RES-based hybrid energy systems, evaluation of energy storage systems, optimum management of autonomous energy systems and building integrated renewable energy systems.

Author and co-author of more than 30 papers in International peer reviewed Journals and more than 100 papers in National and International conferences. He is also a co-author in three books concerning Renewable Energy Sources and he has also contributed a chapter in the books entitled "Stand-Alone and Hybrid Wind Energy Systems", published by Woodhead Publishing Ltd.,

"Comprehensive Renewable Energy", published by Elsevier B.V. and "Advanced Power Engineering" published by CRC Press Taylor & Francis Group.