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Paschalis Alexandridis

UB Distinguished Professor and Director of Graduate Studies
Co-Director, Materials Science and Engineering Program

508 Furnas Hall
(716) 645-1183
Fax: (716) 645-3822
palexand@buffalo.edu

Short bio Research Publications Teaching

Education

Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Chemical Engineering 1994
M.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology Chemical Engineering 1990
Dipl. National Technical University Chemical Engineering 1989

Professional Experience

UB Materials Science and Engineering Program
Co-Director 2012-
UB School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
Acting Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Education 2011-2013
UB Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering
UB Distinguished Professor 2009-
Professor 2003-2009
Associate Professor 2001-2003
Assistant Professor 1997-2001
Visiting Associate Professor, Tokyo University of Science; Department of Pure & Applied Chemistry 2001
Postdoctoral Fellow, Lund University; Division of Physical Chemistry 1994-1996

Honors and Awards

Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) 2012
UB Excellence in Graduate Student Mentoring Award 2012
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Scholarship and Creative Activities 2011
Honorary Adjunct Professor, Beijing University of Chemical Technology 2011
Jacob F. Schoellkopf Medal, WNY American Chemical Society 2010
UB Distinguished Professor 2009
SUNY Chancellor's Award for Excellence in Teaching 2006
Bodossaki Foundation Academic Prize in Applied Science 2005
Eminent Engineer; Tau Beta Pi (New York Nu Chapter) 2004
Young Investigator Award (International, biennial), Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society 2002
Exceptional Scholar Award (Sustained Achievement), UB 2002
Recognized for having positive impact on students, UB Career Planning/Placement Office 2002
Institute Lecturer Award, Japan Research Institute of Material Technology 2001
Innovator of Upstate New York, Upstate Alliance for Innovation 2001
National Science Foundation CAREER Award 1999
ASEE Dow Outstanding New Faculty Award 1999

Professional Service

UB Faculty Senate 2005-2009 2012-2014
University (SUNY) Faculty Senate Graduate and Research Committee 2008-2011
Executive Committee, AIChE Nanoscale Science and Engineering Forum (NSEF) 2007-2009
Chair, AIChE Area 1C: "Interfacial Phenomena" 2004-2007
Vice-Chair, AIChE Area 1C:  "Interfacial Phenomena" 2001-2004
Victor K. LaMer Award Committee, ACS Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry 2005-2007
Co-organizer, "Interfacial Phenomena in Ionic Liquids" Sessions, AIChE Meetings 2010-2013
Co-organizer, "Biomolecules at Interfaces" Sessions, AIChE Meetings 2006-2008
Co-organizer, “Applications of Nanostructured Fluids” Sessions, AIChE Meetings 2004-2005
Co-organizer, “Self-Assembly in Solution” Sessions, AIChE Meetings 1997-2002 2010-2013
Co-organizer, "Frontier of Colloid and Interface Chemistry" Symposium, PacifiChem 2005 2005
Co-organizer, "Chemistry of Colloidal Materials" Symposium, 84th ACS CSSS 2010
Co-organizer, "Self-Assembling Systems" Symposium, 78th ACS CSSS 2004
Co-organizer, "Self-Assembly" Symposium, 77th ACS CSSS 2003
Co-organizer, “Nanoscale Organization via Self-Assembly” Symposium, 76th ACS Colloid & Surface Science Symposium, (CSSS) 2002
Co-organizer, "Dynamics of Self-Organization of Amphiphiles and Colloids" Symposium, 221st National ACS Meeting 2001
NSF, NASA and NIST review panels 1999-

Last Updated: January 2013