Recent BEEB publications in peer-reviewed scientific journals

Karkanorachaki, K., P. Tsiota, G. Dasenakis, E. Syranidou, and N. Kalogerakis, "Nanoplastic Generation from Secondary PE Microplastics: Microorganism-Induced Fragmentation" Microplastics 1, no. 1: 85-101 (2022).

Petoussi, M. A. and N. Kalogerakis, “Olive mill wastewater phytoremediation employing economically important woody plants”, Journal of Environmental Management, 302 B, 114076 (2022).

Syranidou, E. and N. Kalogerakis, “Interactions of microplastics, antibiotics and antibiotic resistant genes within WWTPs”, Science of The Total Environment, 804, 150141 (2022).

Varamogianni-Mamatsi, D.; Anastasiou, T.I.; Vernadou, E.; Papandroulakis, N.; Kalogerakis, N.; Dailianis, T.; Mandalakis, M. “A Multi-Species Investigation of Sponges’ Filtering Activity towards Marine Microalgae”, Marine Drugs, 20, 24 (2022).

Saridaki, A., E. Katsivela, T. Glytsos, G. Tsiamis, E. Violaki, A. Kaloutsakis, N. Kalogerakis, M. Lazaridis, “Identification of bacterial communities on different surface materials of museum artefacts using high throughput sequencing”, J. Cultural Heritage, 54: 44-52 (2022).

Seridou P. and N. Kalogerakis “Disinfection applications of ozone micro- and nanobubbles”, Environ. Sci.: Nano, 8, 3493–3510 (2021).

Ntentakis DP, Ntentaki AM, Delavogia E, Kalomoiris L, Venieri D, Arkadopoulos N, Kalogerakis N, “Dissolved oxygen technologies as a novel strategy for non-healing wounds: A critical review”, Wound Rep Reg., 1-18, (2021).

Karkanorachaki, K., E. Syranidou, N. Kalogerakis, “Sinking characteristics of microplastics in the marine environment”, Science of The Total Environment, 793, 148526 (2021).

Kalogerakis N., G.C. Kalogerakis, Q.P. Botha, “Environmental applications of nanobubble technology: Field testing at industrial scale”, Can. J. Chem. Eng., 1-10 (2021).

Mandalenaki A, Kalogerakis N, Antoniou E. “Production of High Purity Biosurfactants Using Heavy Oil Residues as Carbon Source”, Energies, 14, 3557 (2021).

Makaroglou, G., H. Marakas, S. Fodelianakis, A. Axaopoulou, I. Koumi, N. Kalogerakis, P. Gikas, “Optimization of biomass production from Stichococcous sp. biofilms coupled to wastewater treatment”, Biochemical Engineering Journal, 169: 107964 (2021).

Charalampous, G.; Fragkou, E.; Kormas, K.A.; De Menezes, A.B.; Polymenakou, P.N.; Pasadakis, N.; Kalogerakis, N.; Antoniou, E.; Gontikaki, E. “Comparison of Hydrocarbon-Degrading Consortia from Surface and Deep Waters of the Eastern Mediterranean Sea: Characterization and Degradation Potential”, Energies, 14, 2246 (2021).

Wang, T., L. Wang, Q. Chen, N. Kalogerakis, Rong Ji, Yini Ma, “Interactions between microplastics and organic pollutants: Effects on toxicity, bioaccumulation, degradation, and transport”, Science of The Total Environment, 748: 142427 (2020).

Christofilopoulos, S., A. Kaliakatsos, I. Gounaki, D. Venieri and N. Kalogerakis, “Evaluation of a constructed wetland for wastewater treatment: Addressing emerging organic contaminants and antibiotic resistant bacteria”, New Biotechnology, 52: 94-103 (2019).

Kaliakatsos, A., S. Christofilopoulos, N. Kalogerakis and D. Venieri “Efficiency of two constructed wetland systems for wastewater treatment: removal of bacterial indicators and enteric viruses”, J. Chem. Techn. Biotechnol., 94: 2123–2130 (2019). 

Riva V., F. Mapelli, E. Syranidou, E. Crotti, R. Choukrallah, Ni. Kalogerakis and S. Borin, “Root Bacteria Recruited by Phragmites australis in Constructed Wetlands Have the Potential to Enhance Azo-Dye Phytodepuration”, Microorganisms, 7: 384 (2019).

Tian, l., Q. Chien, W. Jiang, L. Wang, H. Xie, N. Kalogerakis, Y. Ma and R. Ji, “A carbon-14 radiotracer-based study on the phototransformation of polystyrene nanoplastics in water versus in air”, Environ. Sci.: Nano, 6: 2907-2917 (2019).

Syranidou E, Karkanorachaki, K, Amorotti F, Avgeropoulos A, Kolvenbach B, Zhou N-Y, Fava F, Corvini P and Kalogerakis N, “Biodegradation of mixture of plastic films by tailored marine consortia”, J. Hazard. Mater., 375: 33–42 (2019).

Cappello S, Cruz Viggi C, Yakimov M, Rossetti S, Matturro B, Molina L, Segura A, Marques S, Yuste L, Sevilla E, Rojo F, Sherry A, Mejeha OK, Head IM, Malmquist L, Christensen JH, Kalogerakis N and Aulenta F, “Combining electrokinetic transport and bioremediation for enhanced removal of crude oil from contaminated marine sediments: Results of a long-term, mesocosm-scale experiment” Water Research, 157 (2019) 381-395.

Lilli MA, Nikolaos P. Nikolaidis NP, George P. Karatzas GP, Nicolas Kalogerakis N, “Identifying the controlling mechanism of geogenic origin Cr release in soils”, J. Hazard. Mater., 366: 169–176 (2019).

Syranidou E, Thijs S, Avramidou M, Weyens N, Venieri D, Pintelon I, Vangronsveld J and Kalogerakis N, “Responses of the Endophytic Bacterial Communities of Juncus acutus to Pollution with Metals, Emerging Organic Pollutants and to Bioaugmentation with Indigenous Strains”, Front. Plant Sci. 9:1526 (2018).

Karkanorachaki K, Kiparissis S, Kalogerakis GC, Yiantzi E, Psillakis E, Kalogerakis N, “Plastic pellets, meso- and microplastics on the coastline of Northern Crete: Distribution and organic pollution”, Marine Pollution Bulletin, 133, 578–589 (2018).

Kapellos GE, Paraskeva CA, Kalogerakis N and Doyle PS, “Theoretical Insight into the Biodegradation of SolitaryOil Microdroplets Moving through a Water Column”, Bioengineering, 5, 15 (2018).

Frascari D, Zanaroli G,… Kalogerakis, N,… Ortega CV, “Integrated technological and management solutions for wastewater treatment and efficient agricultural reuse in Egypt, Morocco and Tunisia”, Integrated Environmental Assessment & Management, 14: 447-462 (2018).

Syranidou E, Karkanorachaki K, Amorotti F, Franchini M, Repouskou E, Kaliva M, Vamvakaki M, Kolvenbach B, Fava F, Corvini PF-X, Kalogerakis N. “Biodegradation of weathered polystyrene films in seawater microcosms”,Scientific Reports, 7:17991 (2017).

Syranidou E, Karkanorachaki K, Amorotti F, Repouskou E, Kroll K, Kolvenbach B, Corvini PF-X, Fava F, Kalogerakis N. “Development of tailored indigenous marine consortia for the degradation of naturally weathered polyethylene films”, PLoS ONE, 12(8): e0183984 (2017).

Mapelli, F., Scoma, A., Michoud, G., Aulenta, F., Boon, N., Borin, S., Kalogerakis, N., Daffonchio, D., “Biotechnologies for Marine Oil Spill Cleanup: Indissoluble Ties with Microorganisms”, Trends in Biotechnology, 9: 860-870 (2017).

Kalogerakis N, Karkanorachaki K, Kalogerakis GC, Triantafyllidi E, Gotsis AD, Partsinevelos P and Fava F., “Microplastics generation: Onset of fragmentation of polyethylene films in marine environment mesocosms”. Front. Mar. Sci. 4: 84 (2017).

Syranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos and N. Kalogerakis, “Juncus spp.—The helophyte for all (phyto)-remediation purposes?”, New Biotechnology, 38: 43–55 (2017).

Syranidou, E., S. Christofilopoulos, M. Politi, N. Weyens, D. Venieri, J. Vangronsveld and N. Kalogerakis “Bisphenol-A removal by the halophyte Juncus acutus in a phytoremediation pilot: Characterization and potential role of the endophytic community”, J. Hazard. Mater., 323: 350–358 (2017).

Lilli MA, Syranidou E, Palliou A, Nikolaidis NP, Karatzas G, Kalogerakis N, “Assessing the impact of geogenic chromium uptake by carrots (Daucus carota) grown in Asopos river basin”, Environmental Research, 152: 96–101 (2017).

Fountoulakis, M.S., Daskalakis, G., Papadaki, A., Kalogerakis, N. and Manios, Th., “Use of halophytes in pilot-scale horizontal flow constructed wetland treating domestic wastewater”. Environ Sci Pollut Res, 2416682–16689 (2017)

Christofilopoulos, S., E. Syranidou, G. Gkavrou, E. Manousaki and N. Kalogerakis, “The role of halophyte J. acutus L. in the remediation of mixed contamination in a hydroponic greenhouse experiment”, J. Chem. Technol. Biotechnol., 91: 1665–1674 (2016).

Syranidou E, Christofilopoulos S, Gkavrou G, Thijs S, Weyens N, Vangronsveld J and Kalogerakis N, “Exploitation of Endophytic Bacteria to Enhance the Phytoremediation Potential of the Wetland Helophyte Juncus acutus”, Frontiers in Microbiology, 7: 1016 (2016).

Paranychianakis NV, M Tsiknia, and N Kalogerakis, “Pathways regulating the removal of nitrogen in planted and unplanted subsurface flow constructed wetlands”, Water Research, 102: 321-329 (2016).

Yiantzi, E, Kalogerakis, N, Psillakis, E, “Design and testing of a new sampler for simplified vacuum-assisted headspace solid-phase microextraction”, Analytica Chimica Acta, 927: 46-54 (2016).

Dokou, Z., V. Karagiorgi, G.P. Karatzas, N.P. Nikolaidis, N. Kalogerakis, “Large scale groundwater flow and hexavalent chromium transport modeling under current and future climatic conditions: the case of Asopos River Basin”, Environmental Science and Pollution Research, 23: 5307-5321 (2016).