Mat Santamouris is Professor of Energy Physics at the University of Athens and visiting professor at the Metropolitan University of London, Tokyo Polytechnic University, Bolzano University and the Cyprus Institute.
He has a Ph.D. degree from the University of Patras and a DEA from the Ecole Nationale d’ Ingenieurs, Grenoble, France. He is the Director of the Laboratory of Building Energy Research, at the University of Athens.
Editor in Chief of the Journal of Advances in Building Energy Research, Associate Editor of the Solar Energy Journal and Member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Solar Energy, Journal of Energy and Buildings, Journal of Buildings and Environment, Journal of Sustainable Energy, Journal of Low Carbon Technologies, Journal of Open Construction and Building Technology, Sustainable Cities and Society, Journal of Physics and of the Journal of Ventilation.
Editor of the Series of Books on Buildings, Energy and Solar Technologies, published by Earthscan Science Publishers in London.
Editor and author of 12 international books on topics related to heat island, solar energy and energy conservation in buildings published by Earthscan in London.
Chairman of the Cool Roof Council of Europe, Vice Chairman of the Air Infiltration and Ventilation Center, and Vice Chairman of the World Society for Sustainable Energy Technologies.
Guest editor of ten special issues of various scientific journals.
Coordinator of many international research programs and author of almost 184 scientific papers published in peer review international scientific journals.