Laboratory of Metallurgy, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), School of Mining and Metallurgical Engineering, 15780 Zografou, Greece
Dr Efthymios Balomenos studied Mining and Metallurgical engineering at National Technical University of Athens, Greece, and received his PhD degree in Thermodynamics in the same school in 2006. Since 2008 he has been working in the Laboratory of Metallurgy as a postdoc researcher focusing on sustainable process development, CO2 mitigation strategies, exergy analysis and resource utilization efficiency. He was involved in the research management of the ENEXAL, the EURARE and is involved in the ongoing SCALE, ENSUEAL, REMOVAL, BIORECOVER and AlSiCaL projects. He has more than 40 research publications in journals and conference proceedings with more than 170 citation and an h-index of 8. Since 2015 he is also working for MYTILINEOS S.A. Metallurgy Business Unit, focusing on promoting sustainable solutions for the valorisation of the bauxite residue.