Georgios M. Bollas
Georgios M. Bollas
Professor, Director of UTC Institute for Advanced Systems Engineering, Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, UConn School of Engineering
Elected to the Academy in 2020


Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, 2000, BS, Chemical Engineering and 2006, PhD, Chemical Engineering

Professional Area

Systems Engineering, Process Systems Engineering, Dynamic Modeling, Systems Modeling, Dynamic Optimization, Model-based Control, Fault Detection & Isolation, Process Intensification, Process & System Modularization, Reactor Design, Carbon Capture & Sequestration, Renewable Fuels, Smart Manufacturing, Energy Systems, Aerospace Systems, Chemical Manufacturing, Continuing Education, Workforce Training


For outstanding scientific and technical contributions to methods and applications of design, optimization and advanced control of systems contributing significantly to the nation’s energy footprint, including power generation, fuel production, manufacturing and aerospace systems.