Research Opportunities

Do you want to be the next NuSTRAPista?
Then contact us and we can talk about all available research opportunities within our group.
If you are interested in joining us, especially for a BSc project (πτυχιακή), please fill in this application form. Data will remain confidential and are only for research availability purposes. No data will be shared with anyone.

Available student projects (update Oct.2020)

[2021.01.22]
Measurements of environmental radioactivity in deep ocean ecosystems
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc
[2021.01.22]
Design a novel spectrometer for in situ α radiation measurements in harsh underwater conditions
Background required: Physics; Level: MSc
[2021.01.22]
Characterization of a new generation of spectrometers for underwater deployment
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc, MSc
[2021.01.22]
Large-scale radioactivity modelling in marine environments (3D diffusion processes)
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc, MSc
[2020.11.12]
Solar and Galactic Cosmic Rays in Near Earth Space
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc (supervision: Dr. M. Gerontidou/UoA)
[2020.11.12]
Case studies of recents Ground Level Enhancements as recorded by the Network of Neutron Monitor
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc (supervision: Dr. M. Gerontidou/UoA)
[2020.10.05]
Installation and characterization of a novel detector based on a Si photomultiplier (SiPM)
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc (supervision: Prof. G. Boulgaris/UoA)
[2020.10.03]
Studies of electromagnetic properties of exotic nuclei. Special emphasis is given on angular distributions and lifetimes.
Background required: Physics; Level: MSc, BSc (Supervision: Dr. A. Khaliel/UoA)
[2020.10.03]
Non-stochastic modelling of cosmic radiation time series
Background required: Physics; Level: BSc (in collaboration with Dr. M. Gerontidou/UoA)
[2020.10.03]
Construction and characterization of a mobile detection system based on NaI scintillators
Background required: Physics/Geology; Level: MSc, BSc
[2020.10.03]
Geant4 and MCNP5 projects targeting simulations of new spectrometers to be used in harsh environments
Background required: Physics; Level: MSc, BSc
[2020.10.03]
Studies of deformation, shape coexistence, octupole transitions or nuclear moments in exotic isotopes.
Background required: Physics; Level: PhD, MSc, BSc
[2020.10.03]
Installation and characterization of a new high-resolution γ detection station
Background required: Physics; Level: MSc, BSc
[2020.10.03]
Building of a dedicated Coulomb excitation code
Background: required: Physics/Computer Science; Level: BSc

[continuously open]
Several translation projects are available focusing on the development of an informational website on Nuclear Physics / Medical Physics / Radiation Protection. Also, an EU outreach project on promoting nuclear science is currently seeking volunteers.