Georgios Sotiriou

georgios_sotiriouDr. Georgios A. Sotiriou is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology at Karolinska Institutet (Birgitta Henriques-Normark unit) focusing on nanobiotechnology and biomaterial technology. He received his PhD from the Particle Technology Laboratory at ETH Zurich, Switzerland (2011) and carried out postdoctoral research stays in Harvard University (2013-2015, and currently Visiting Scientist) and ETH Zurich (2015-2016) before joining MTC. His research has been recognized internationally by several awards including the 2011 AIChE Bionanotechnology Graduate Student award, the 2012 Best PhD Thesis Award from the Swiss Chemical Society, the 2012 ETH Medal for outstanding Dissertation and the 2013 Hilti Award for Innovative Research.