Doros Theodorou is Professor of Chemical Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). He holds a Diploma from NTUA (1982) and M.S. (1983) and Ph.D. (1985) degrees from MIT. He was professor at the Universities of California, Berkeley (1986-1995) and Patras (1991-2002) and associated faculty at the Lawrence Berkeley Laboratory, FORTH/ICE-HT, and NCSR “Demokritos”.
His research focuses on the development of new computational techniques for understanding and predicting properties of materials based on their chemical constitution.
Elected to the U.S. National Academy of Engineering (2015), he received the John M. Prausnitz AIChE Institute Lecture Award (2016), the European Materials Medal (2017) and the DSM Life Time Achievement Award in Materials Sciences (2018). He represented Greece to the mobility of researchers programme of the EU (1995-2004), served on the National Council of Research and Technology of Greece (2010-2013), and is a Panel member of the European Research Council (2015-).