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Ioannis Baziotis
Assistant Professor
Natural Resources Management and Agricultural Engineering/Laboratory of Mineralogy and Geology
Agricultural University of Athens
  • Terrestrial
  • Other
Meteorites; mantle xenoliths; metamorphics
petrology; mineralogy; geochemistry
  • Antarctic
Ioannis Baziotis born in 1980, and graduated from the Geology department of National & Kapodistrian University of Athens in 2002. He received his PhD from the National Technical University of Athens in 2008. In 2012, under the supervision of the distinguished professor Larry Taylor, published in Nature Communications about the shock metamorphism of Mars for the most important martian meteorite the last 50 years, Tissint. In 2014, appointed as lecturer in Mineralogy-Petrology at the AUA, and in 2016, promoted at the assistant professor level.
Baziotis collaborations are mostly International, including collaborators from Caltech, NASA, USC (USA), NHM-Austria, OU-UK, etc. He has > 40 papers published in highly profile International Journals and >100 abstract in International Congresses. He reviews for important Journals and he is external reviewer for NPP NASA. Finally, he is the only Greek who participated, in the highly prestigious mission, Antarctic Search for Meteorites (ANSMET).
  • Career Development Presentations
    Short presentations at conferences/workshops with a question/answer period.

  • One-on-One Mentoring
    Email correspondence with APECS members regarding career advice (including
    alternative careers in polar/cryospheric issues), research skills, data
    management and occasional research-specific discussions/questions.

  • Reviewing papers and posters

  • Other
  • Online seminars
  • Email Exchange
  • American Geophysical Union
  • European Geosciences Union
  • Other
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