John Papaioannou
Associate Professor of Physical Chemistry
B.Sc. in Physics, University of Athens (1972)
M.Sc. in Physical-Chemical Oceanography, University of Athens (1976-78)
Associate researcher, Department of Chemistry Michigan State University, USA (1981-83)
Ph.D. in Physical Chemistry, University of Athens (1984)
Ph.D. Thesis Title: "Electrical conductivity of Alkalides- Electrides"
Postdoctoral studies in Department of Chemistry, Michigan State University, USA (1985-87) 
Research Fields of Interest
Supramolecular Chemistry
Crystal structure
Dielectric Spectroscopy
Electrical and thermal properties
Inclusion complexes of a- and b- and g- cyclodextrins.
819 - Solid State Chemistry and Crystal Structure (Undergraduate)
Special Topics in Solid State (Graduate)
Book Authorship
1."Solid State Chemistry Notes", J. Papaioannou, Athens, 1987/2000.
Selected Conferences
1. “Dielectric relaxation of b-cyclodextrin complex with 4-tert-butyllbenzyl alcohol”, John  C. Papaioannou, Nikos Papadimitropoulos and Irene M. Mavridis, 1st International Conference of the Chemical Societies of the South East European Countries on Chemical Sciences and Industry, Halkidiki, June 1-4, 1998.
2. "Dielectric Properties of a- and b-cyclodextrins", J. Papaioannou, I. Mavridis, E. Karakou, A. Papachristodoulou, G. Loukos, XIII Panhellenic Solid State Physics Conference, Pirea, Thessaloniki, 21-24 September 1997.
3. "Impedance of b-cyclodextrin inclusion complexes", J. Papaioannou and I. Mavridis, XII Panhellenic Solid State Physics Conference, Heraklion Crete, 15-18 September 1996.
4. "Impedance of b-cyclodextrin inclusion complexes", J. Papaioannou and I. Mavridis, 16th Panhellenic Chemistry Conference, Athens, 5-8 December 1995.
5. "Crystal structure of b-cyclodextrin complexes with Z-7-tetradecanal and Z-7-tetradecanoic acid". I. Mavridis, K. Yannakopoulou and J. Papaioannou, 16th Panhellenic Chemistry Conference, Athens, 5-8 December 1995.
Selected Papers
1. "Dielectric behaviour of a-cyclodextrin, heptakis (2,3,6-tri-O-methyl) b-cyclodextrin, randomly methylated b-cyclodextrin and low frequency Raman spectra of a- and b-cyclodextrins”, John C. Papaioannou, Nikos D. Papadimitropoulos and Kyriakos Viras, Mol. Phys. in press (2000).
2. "Crystal Structures of the Inclusion Complexes of b-Cyclodextrin with Aliphatic Monoacids Tridecanoic Acid and (Z)-Tetradec-7-enoic Acid. Formation of [3] Pseudoro taxanes, S. Makedonopoulou, J. Papaioannou, I. Argyroglou and I. Mavridis, J. Incl. Phenom. Macroc. Chem. 36, 191-215 (2000).
3. "Dielectric relaxation of b-cyclodextrin complex with 4-t-butylbenzyl alcohol", J.C. Papaioannou, N.D. Papadimitropoulos and I.M. Mavridis, Mol. Phys. 97, 611-627 (1999)
4. "Organization of long aliphatic monocarboxylic acids in b-cyclodextrin channels: crystal structures of the inclusion complexes of tridecanoic acid and (Z)-tetradec-7-enoic acid in b-cyclodextrin", S. Makedonopoulou, I.M. Mavridis, K. Yannakopoulou, J. Papaioannou, Chem. Comm. 2133-2134 (1998)
5 "The Electrical Properties and Quality Factor Of Nickel  Electrodeposits" H.S. Karayianni, G.S. Patermarakis, J.C.Papaioannou, J. Mat. Sci. 31, 6535 (1996).
6. "Powder Conductivities of Three Electrides", K.J. Moeggenborg, J. Papaioannou, J. Dye, Chemistry of Materials 3, 514 (1991).
7. "Electrical-Properties of K+(Cryptand(2.2.2)) Electride", K.J. Moeggenborg, J. Papaioannou, J. Dye Abstracts of Papers of the American Chemical Society 198, 165 (1989).
8."Four Probe Single Crystal Holder for Conductivity Measurements", J. Papaioannou, J. Dye, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 59, 496,(1988).
9. "Anions of alkali metals", J. Papaioannou, I. Providaki-Molinou, A. Mavridis, Chimica Chronika, New  Series 17, 101-115 (1988) (in Greek).
10. "Electronic Properties  of sodium-C222-sodide", J. Papaioannou, S. Jaenike, J. Dye, J. Solid State Chemistry, 67, 122 (1987).
Dr. John Papaioannou
Laboratory of Physical Chemistry
Department of Chemistry
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Zografou 157 71, Greece
Office: 5th floor, Wing D, Office 5
Lab: 5th floor, Wing E, Room 2.
Tel: +30-210-727-4517 (office)
       +30-210-727-4561 (lab)
Fax: +30-210-727-4752
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