Recent Journal Publications (2014-today)

1.     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) doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-18366-y

2.     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). pone.0183984.

3.     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. JOUR. (2017).

4.     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).

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

6.     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).

7.     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).

8.     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).

9.     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)  doi: 10.3389/fmicb.2016.01016

10.  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).

11.  Yiantzi, E, Kalogerakis, N, Psillakis, E, “Vacuum-assisted headspace solid phase microextraction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in solid samples”, Analytica Chimica Acta, 927: 46-54 (2016).

12.  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).

13.  Fodelianakis, S., E. Antoniou, F. Mapelli, M. Magagnini, M. Nikolopoulou, R. Marasco, M. Barbato, A. Tsiola, I. Tsikopoulou, L. Giaccaglia, M. Mahjoubi, A. Jaouani, R. Amer, E. Hussein, F.A. Al-Horani, F. Benzha, M. Blaghe, H.I. Malkawi, Y. Abdel-Fattah, A. Cherif, D. Daffonchio and N. Kalogerakis, “Allochthonous bioaugmentation in ex situ treatment of crude oil-polluted sediments in the presence of an effective degrading indigenous microbiome”, J. Hazard. Mater., 287: 78-86 (2015).

14.  Babatsouli, P., S. Fodelianakis, N. Paranychianakis, D. Venieri, M. Dialynas, N. Kalogerakis, “Single Stage Treatment of Saline Wastewater with Marine Bacterial-Microalgae Consortia in a Fixed-bed Photobioreactor”, J. Hazard. Mater., 292: 155-163 (2015).

15.  Bargiela, R, F Mapelli, D Rojo, B Chouaia, J Tornés…  “Bacterial population and biodegradation potential in chronically crude oil-contaminated marine sediments are strongly linked to temperature”, Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 11651 (2015) doi:10.1038/srep11651.

16.  Gertler, C, R Bargiela, F Mapelli, X Han, J Chen, T Hai… “Conversion of Uric Acid into Ammonium in Oil-Degrading Marine Microbial Communities: a Possible Role of Halomonads” Microbial ecology, 70: 724-740 (2015).

17.  Yiantzi, E, Kalogerakis, N, Psillakis, E, “Vacuum-assisted headspace solid phase microextraction of polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons in solid samples”, Analytica Chimica Acta, 890: 108-116 (2015).

18.  Babatsouli, P., Palogos, I., Michalodimitraki, E., Costa, C., Kalogerakis, N. “Evaluation of a MBR pilot treating industrial wastewater with a high COD/N ratio”, J. Chem. Techn. Biotechnol., 90: 26-33 (2015).

19.  Antoniou E, Fodelianakis S, Korkakaki E and Kalogerakis N “Biosurfactant production from marine hydrocarbon-degrading consortia and pure bacterial strains using crude oil as carbon source”, Front. Microbiol. 6: 274 (2015).

20.  Kalogerakis N, J Arff, IM Banat, OJ Broch, D Daffonchio, T Edvardsen, H. Equiraun, L Giuliano, A Handa, K Lopez-de-Ipina, I Marigomez, I Martinez, G Oie, F Rojo, J Skjermo, G Zanaroli and F Fava, “The role of environmental biotechnology in exploring, exploiting, monitoring, preserving, protecting and decontaminating the marine environment”, New Biotechnology, 32: 157-167 (2015).

21.  Mauro Majone, M, R Verdini, F Aulenta, S Rossetti, V Tandoi, N Kalogerakis, S Agathos, S Puig, G Zanaroli, F Fava, “In situ groundwater and sediment bioremediation: barriers and perspectives at European contaminated sites”, New Biotechnology, 32: 133-146 (2015).

22.  Dimitroula, H, Syranidou, E, Manousaki, E, Nikolaidis, NP, Karatzas, GP, Kalogerakis, N. “Mitigation measures for chromium-VI contaminated groundwater – The role of endophytic bacteria in rhizofiltration”, J. Hazard. Mater., 281: 114-120 (2014).

23.  Lilli, MA, Daniel Moraetis, D, Nikolaidis, NP, Karatzas, GP, Kalogerakis, N. Characterization and mobility of geogenic chromium in soils and river bed sediments of Asopos basin, J. Hazard. Mater. 281: 12-19 (2014).

24.  Manousaki, E., K. Galanaki, L. Papadimitriou and N. Kalogerakis, “Metal Phytoremediation by the Halophyte Limoniastrum Monopetalum (L.) Boiss: Two Contrasting Ecotypes”, Int. J. Phytoremediation, 16: 755–769 (2014).

25.  Petoussi, M.A., S. Christofilopoulos and N. Kalogerakis, “Dynamics of a rhizodegradation pilot unit treating groundwater contaminated with Bisphenol-A”, Environmental Engineering Management J., 13: 2173–2178 (2014).

26.  Palogos I, Babatsouli P, Costa C, Kalogerakis N “Computer simulation of a submerged membrane bioreactor treating high COD industrial wastewater”, Front. Environ. Sci., 2:30 (2014). doi: 10.3389/fenvs.2014.00030

27.  Daffonchio, D., et al., “Bioremediation of Southern Mediterranean oil polluted sites comes of age”, New Biotechnology, 30: 743-748 (2013).

28.  Nikolopoulou, M., N. Pasadakis, H. Norf and N. Kalogerakis, “Enhanced ex situ bioremediation of crude oil contaminated beach sand by supplementation with nutrients & Rhamnolipids”, Mar. Pollut. Bull. 77: 37–44 (2013).

29.  Nikolopoulou, M., P. Eickenbusch, N. Pasadakis, D. Venieri and N. Kalogerakis, “Microcosm evaluation of auto-chthonnous bioaugmentation to combat marine oil spills”, New Biotechnology, 30: 734-742 (2013).

30.  Psillakis, E, E. Yiantzi, N. Kalogerakis, “Downsizing vacuum-assisted headspace solid phase microextraction”, J. Chrom A, 1300: 119-126 (2013).

31.  Kalogerakis, N., M. Politi, S. Foteinis, E. Chatzisymeon, D. Mantzavinos, “Recovery of antioxidants from olive mill wastewaters: A viable solution that promotes their overall sustainable management”, Journal of Environmental Management, 128: 749-758 (2013)

32.  Paranychianakis, NV, M Tsiknia, G Giannakis, NP Nikolaidis, N Kalogerakis, “Nitrogen cycling and relationships between ammonia oxidizers and denitrifiers in a clay-loam soil”, Applied Microbiology and Biotechnology, 97: 5507-5515 (2013)

33.  Nikolopoulou, M., N. Pasadakis, N. Kalogerakis, “Evaluation of autochthonous bioaugmentation and biostimulation during microcosm-simulated oil spills”, Mar. Pollut. Bull. 72: 165–173 (2013).

34.  Papaphilippou, PC, C Yiannapas, M Politi, VM Daskalaki, C Michael, N Kalogerakis, D Mantzavinos, D Fatta-Kassinos, “Sequential coagulation–flocculation, solvent extraction and photo-Fenton oxidation for the valorization and treatment of olive mill effluent”, Chemical Engineering Journal, 224: 82-88 (2013).

35.  Psillakis, E, Yiantzi, E, Sanchez-Prado, L, Kalogerakis, N, “Vacuum-assisted headspace solid phase microextraction: Improved extraction of semivolatiles by non-equilibrium headspace sampling under reduced pressure conditions”, Analytica Chimica Acta, 742: 30-36 (2012).

36.  Sanchez-Prado, L, Kalafata, K, Risticevic, S, Pawliszyn, J, Lores, M, Llompart, M, Kalogerakis, N, Psillakis, E, “Ice photolysis of 2,2 ',4,4 ',6-pentabromodiphenyl ether (BDE-100): Laboratory investigations using solid phase microextraction”, Analytica Chimica Acta, 742: 90-96 (2012)

37.  Daffonchio, D et al., “ULIXES, unravelling and exploiting Mediterranean Sea microbial diversity and ecology for xenobiotics' and pollutants' clean up”, Reviews In Environmental Science And Bio-Technology, 11:207-211 (2012).

38.  Psillakis, E, Mousouraki, A, Yiantzi, E, Kalogerakis, N, “Effect of Henry's law constant and operating parameters on vacuum-assisted headspace solid phase microextraction”, J. Chrom A, 1244:55-60 (2012).

39.  Moraetis, D, Nikolaidis, NP, Karatzas, GP, Dokou, Z, Kalogerakis, N, Winkel, LHE, Palaiogianni-Bellou, A, “Origin and mobility of hexavalent chromium in North-Eastern Attica, Greece”, Applied Geochemistry, 27: 1170-1178 (2012).

40.  Manousaki E and N Kalogerakis, “Halophytes Present New Opportunities in Phytoremediation of Heavy Metals and Saline Soils”, Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, 50: 656-660 (2011).

41.  Moraetis, D., Stamati, F.E., Nikolaidis, N.P., Kalogerakis, N., “Olive mill wastewater irrigation of maize: Impacts on soil and groundwater”, Agricultural Water Management, 98: 1125 - 1132 (2011).

42.  Stamati FE, Nikolaidis NP, Venieri D, Psillakis E. and Kalogerakis N., “Dissolved organic nitrogen as an indicator of livestock impacts on soil biochemical quality”, Applied Geochemistry 26: S340-S343 (2011).

43.  Manousaki, E. and N. Kalogerakis, “Halophytes – a new trend in phytoremediation”, Int. J. Phytoremediation, 13: 959-969 (2011).

44.  Latos M, P Karageorgos, N Kalogerakis and M Lazaridis, “Dispersion of Odorous Gaseous Compounds Emitted from Wastewater Treatment Plants”, Water Air Soil Pollution, 215: 667–677 (2011).

45.  Chalvatzaki E., I. Kopanakis, M. Kontaksakis, T. Glytsos, N. Kalogerakis, M. Lazaridis,” Measurements of particulate matter concentrations at a landfill site (Crete, Greece)”, Waste Management, 30, 2058–2064 (2010).

46.  Karageorgos P, M Latos, C Mpasiakos, E Chalarakis, E Dimitrakakis, C Daskalakis, E Psillakis, M Lazaridis, and N Kalogerakis, “Characterization and Dispersion Modeling of Odors from a Piggery Facility”, J. Environ. Qual., 39, 2170–2178 (2010).

47.  Yiantzi E, Psillakis E, Tyrovola K, Kalogerakis N, “Vortex-assisted liquid-liquid microextraction of octylphenol, nonylphenol and bisphenol-A”, Talanta, 80, 2057-2062 (2010).

48.  Patoni M and N Kalogerakis, “Effect of acclimatization factors on reproducibility of biogas production in anaerobic cultures from electrochemically pre-treated or filtered olive mill wastewater”, Desalination and Water Treatment, 23, 206-213 (2010).

49.  Patoni M, Passadis T, Kalogerakis N, “Electrolytic Pretreatment of Olive Mill Wastewater (OMW) for Methane to Hydrogen Production”, Separation Science and Technology, 45, 1529-1537 (2010).

50.  Chatzisymeon E, Fierro S, Karafyllis I, Mantzavinos D, Kalogerakis, N, Katsaounis, A., “Anodic oxidation of phenol on Ti/IrO2 electrode: Experimental studies”, Catalysis Today, 151, 185-189 (2010).

51.  Lasaridi, K.E., G. Katsabanis, A. Kyriacou, T. Maggos, T. Manios, M. Fountoulakis, N. Kalogerakis, P. Karageorgos and E. Stentiford, “Assessing Odour Nuisance from Wastewater Treatment and Composting Facilities in Greece”, Waste Manag Res 28, 977-984 (2010).

52.  Karageorgos, P, Latos, M, Kotsifaki, C, Lazaridis, M, Kalogerakis, N, “Treatment of unpleasant odors in municipal wastewater treatment plants”, Water Science and Technology, 61, 2635-2644 (2010).

53.  Latos, M, Karageorgos, P, Mpasiakos, C, Kalogerakis, N, Lazaridis, M, “Dispersion modeling of odours emitted from pig farms: winter-spring measurements”, Global Nest J., 12, 46-53 (2010).