Home > JEP>

Dr. Ierotheos Zacharias

University of Patras, Greece

Associate Professor


Email: izachari@upatras.gr



2000 Post-Doc Research, University of Athens, Department of Geology

1992 Doctor of Philosophy degree, University of Patras, Department of Geology

1987 B.Sc., University of Patras, Water Resources


Publications (Selected)

  1. Gianni, A., Kehayias, G., & Zacharias, I. (2012). Temporal and spatial distribution of physico-chemical parameters in an anoxic lagoon, Aitoliko, Greece. Journal of Environmental Biology, 33(1), 107-114.
  2. Gianni, A., Kehayias, G., & Zacharias, I. (2011). Geomorphology modification and its impact to anoxic lagoons. Ecological Engineering, 37(11), 1869-1877.
  3. Kountoura, K., & Zacharias, I. (2011). Temporal and spatial distribution of hypoxic/seasonal anoxic zone in Amvrakikos Gulf, Western Greece. Estuarine, Coastal and Shelf Science, 94(2), 123-128.
  4. Thomatou, A., Zacharias, I., Hela, D., Konstantinou, I. (2011). Passive sampling of selected pesticides in aquatic environment using polar organic chemical integrative samplers Environmental Science and Pollution Research, pp. 1-12.
  5. Dimitriou, E., & Zacharias, I. (2010). Identifying microclimatic, hydrologic and land use impacts on a protected wetland area by using statistical models and GIS techniques.Mathematical and Computer Modelling,51(3-4), 200-205.
  6. Zacharias, I., Zamparas, M. (2010). Mediterranean temporary ponds. A disappearing ecosystem, Biodiversity and Conservation, 19 (14), 3827-3834.
  7. Koussis, A.D., Georgopoulou, E., Kotronarou, A., Mazi, K., Restrepo, P., Destouni, G., Prieto, C., Rodriguez, J.J., Rodriguez-Mirasol, J., Cordero, T., Ioannou, C., Georgiou, A., Schwartz, J., Zacharias, I. (2010). Cost-efficient management of coastal aquifers via recharge with treated wastewater and desalination of brackish groundwater: Application to the akrotiri basin and aquifer, Cyprus, Hydrological Sciences Journal, 55 (7), 1234-1245.
  8. Ghosn, D., Vogiatzakis, I.N., Kazakis, G., Dimitriou, E., Moussoulis, E., Maliaka, V., Zacharias, I. (2010). Ecological changes in the highest temporary pond of western Crete (Greece): Past, present and future, Hydrobiologia, 648 (1), 3-18.
  9. Papadas, I. T., Katerinopoulos, L., Gianni, A., Zacharias, I., & Deligiannakis, Y. (2009). A theoretical and experimental physicochemical study of sulfur species in the anoxic lagoon of aitoliko-greece.Chemosphere74(8), 1011-1017.
  10. Zacharias, I., Gianni, A. (2008). Hydrodynamic and dispersion modeling as a tool for restoration of coastal ecosystems. Application to a re-flooded lagoon . Environmental Modelling and Software 23 (6), 751-767
  11. Zacharias, I., Parasidoy, A., Bergmeier, E., Kehayias, G., Dimitriou, E., Dimopoulos, P. (2008). A "DPSIR" model for Mediterranean temporary ponds: European, national and local scale comparisons,  Annales de Limnologie, 44 (4), 253-266.
  12. Dimitriou E., Karaouzas I., Sarantakos K., Zacharias I., Bogdanos K., Diapoulis A. (2008). ‘Groundwater risk assessment at a heavily industrialised catchment and the associated impacts on a peri-urban wetland’, Journal of Environmental Management, 88 (3), 526-538.
  13. Kehayias G, Chalkia E, Chalkia S, Nistikakis G, Zacharias I., Zotos A. (2008). Zooplankton dynamics in the upstream part of Stratos reservoir (Greece). Biologia, 63(5), 699-710.
  14. Zacharias, I., Dimitriou, E., Dekker, A., Dorsman, E. (2007). Overview of temporary ponds in the Mediterranean region: Threats, management and conservation issues, Journal of Environmental Biology, 28 (1), 1-9.
  15. Dimitriou, E., Zacharias, I. (2007). Applying isotopic techniques and remote sensing for water resources management an a lake catchment, Water International ,32 (3), 457-474.
  16. Dimitriou, E., Zacharias, I. (2007). Using state-of-the-art techniques to develop water management scenarios in a lake catchment, Nordic Hydrology, 38 (1), 79-97.
  17. Dimitriou E, Zacharias I. (2006). Groundwater vulnerability and risk mapping in a geologically complex area by using stable isotopes, remote sensing and GIS techniques, Environmental Geology, 51 (2), 309-323.
  18. Dimitriou E, Zacharias I. (2006). Quantifying the rainfall-water level fluctuation process in a geologically complex Lake catchment, Environmental Monitoring and Assessment 119 (1-3), 491-506.
  19. Bertahas I, Dimitriou E, Karaouzas I, Laschou S, Zacharias I. (2006). Climate change and agricultural pollution effects on the trophic status of a Mediterranean lake, Acta Hydrochimica et Hydrobiologica, 34 (4), 349-359.