Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Greece Launches Massive Reforestation Program

The Greek Minister of the Environment and Energy Kostis Hatzidakis recently announced the launch of Greece's largest reforestation campaign. The reforestation effort would lead to the planting of over 30 million trees over a period of 10 years. Planting will start...

Greek Law School Students Win Gold in International Mediation Competition

A team of law students from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki won gold and bronze medals at the 2020 International Mediation Singapore Competition, according to the final results released on Saturday. A total of 400 competitors in 48 teams from...

New Study Shows Huge Benefits of High-Phenolic Early Harvest Olive Oil

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH) and the Greek Association of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders (GAADRD) announced on Monday the results from a groundbreaking new study on the benefits of early-harvest olive oil. Their research, undertaken for the first time...

Greek University Participates in Pioneering Drone Manufacturing Project

The Aristotle University of Thessaloniki will participate in an international pioneering program for building Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs or drones) called Project Lotus. Kyriakos Yakinthos, professor at the AUTH Department of Mechanical Engineering and director of the Fluid and Turbine...

Greek Scientists Participate in International Experiment in Space

A research team from the Chemistry Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki are participating in an experiment in Space, as a rocket will be launched from the Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral, Florida on Sunday carrying a...

The New Greek Government Will Put an End to University Asylum

One of the first pre-election pledges of New Democracy leader, Kyriakos Mitsotakis, was the abolition of the academic asylum in Greek universities, a controversial issue that plagues several campuses across Greece. The university asylum as a concept was established after...

Greek Scientists Create World's Fastest RAM Memory

Greek scientists from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki seem to have solved the conundrum known as the ''Memory Wall'' problem in their recent creation of the world's fastest RAM memory. By achieving a speed of ten gigabytes per second, which...

Greek University to Conduct its First Experiment on International Space Station

A new, innovative space module, partially constructed by Greece's Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), will be launched from Florida's Kennedy Space Center at Cape Canaveral on July 8, 2019, Greek media reported on Thursday. Referencem Ultiscale Experiment for Boiling Investigation,...

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki To Help Create New "University of Europe"

France, Germany, the Netherlands, Austria, Poland and Greece will cooperate to lead developments in higher education in the European Union, state-run AMNA news agency reported on Tuesday. Through a consortium of eight major universities - among them the Aristotle University...

Thessaloniki University Students Plead for Help as Campus is Marred by Drug Dealing and Vandalism

Students of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki sent a letter to the highest Greek authorities asking for a solution to rampant criminal activity and vandalism on campus. Students complain that the university campus has become a place for open drug dealing,...