Konstantinos Kyprianidis, Professor

I am a Full Professor in Energy Engineering, Research Leader for the "Smarter Modelling, Optimization and Management" track, Head of the SOFIA research group (Simulation and Optimization for Future Industrial Applications) and Programme Coordinator for our BEng and MEng programmes in Energy Engineering. I am also the Chief Engineer for the 5.75mEuro project FUDIPO funded by the European Commission.

Energy system modelling, conceptual design and optimisation

  • Assessment of novel technologies for improving energy efficiency
  • On-line diagnostics and model predictive control
  • Near-infrared spectroscopy and suction pyrometry
  • Techno-economic environmental risk analysis and energy policy evaluation
  • Applied computational fluid dynamics (CFD)
  • Applied numerical methods and optimisation techniques
  • Mathematical programming and software development
  • Aero, marine and land-based powerplant design and performance


Domains: Energy & Environment, Process Control, System Analysis, Design Optimization, Mechanical & Gas Turbine Engineering, Aerospace, Defence.