Nikolaos at work and at play during an ESA parabolic flight
Nikolaos Divinis is a Professor and Program Leader of the Mechanical Engineering Department of the Metropolitan College in Thessaloniki, Greece. He has a Master's degree in Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical Engineering from the George Washington University, USA, and a Doctorate in Physicochemical Phenomena from the University of Thessaly, Greece. His doctoral experiments were carried out under zero gravity conditions, in cooperation with the European Space Agency (ESA) parabolic flight campaigns in Bordeaux, France.
Nikolaos has worked in industry, universities and research institutes in Greece and USA, and has been teaching in higher education institutions and professional pilot training schools for more than 18 years. He is a reviewer associated with reputable scientific journals and has participated in numerous Greek and European research programs. Nikolaos also holds a Private Pilot License and an Open Water diver license.