|NASA's Golden Greek Girl Eleni Antoniadou wins Sciacca Science 2016 International Award|
The European Parliament recently congratulated 28 year old Greek biotechnologist, Eleni Antoniadou, for receiving the prestigious Sciacca “Science 2016” International Award.
Eleni Antoniadou left Greece in 2009, having graduated with a BSc degree in Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics from University of Thessaly. She continued her studies at University College London and at the University of Illinois, where she earned graduate degrees in Nanotechnology and Regenerative Medicine, and Bioengineering and Tissue Engineering respectively.
BORN: Thessaloniki, Greece in 1988
NASA - ESA Award (2012)
In addition, Eleni has received several fellowships for her doctoral studies, while she continues to work as a Researcher at the NASA Mars Exploration Lab, studying the effects of changes in atmospheric pressure on the nervous systems of astronauts.
We congratulate this powerful and intelligent Hellene! Bravo Eleni! You have made all Greeks worldwide extremely proud.