Dimitrios N. Soulas

Chemistry

Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry (National and Kapodestrean University of Athens), Master’s degree in Polymer Chemistry and its applications (National and Kapodestrean University of Athens), Doctorate in Polymer Chemistry and its applications (National and Kapodestrean University of Athens); BSc  in Chemistry,   National and Kapodestrean University of Athens; MSc in Polymer Science and its Applications, Chemistry Department,  National and Kapodestrean University of Athens; PhD  in Polymer Science and its Applications, Chemistry Department,  National and Kapodestrean University of Athens.

Dimitris Soulas was born in Athens and finished the 2nd Lyceum of Zografos  with honors. He followed his youth’s dream and became a chemist which later on  led him to the complex but fascinating world of polymer chemistry. His dissertation was on the development and physicochemical characterization of silicone based drug delivery systems.

He worked for 7 years (2005 – 2012) as a collaborating researcher and as a post doctoral research associate at the National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos” on the development of osmotically activated  drug delivery systems and on the experimental and computer simulated study of the performance of multi-layer controlled release devices.

He is the author of  11 papers, published in scientific peer-reviewed journals with over 60 citations  and his work has been presented in various international scientific congresses.

He is a member of Pierce faculty since 2013, teaching  chemistry in Lyceum , Gymnasium and in the IB Diploma Program.

He has served as an advisor to Lyceum, IB1and IB2 students and he is the supervisor of the Pierce Science Fiction club.