Ms. Psarou Maria
Ph.D. student

Maria Psarrou is currently a PhD candidate in the Department of Materials Science and Technology of the University of Crete and a member of the Hybrid Nanostructures Group of the Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser, Foundation for Research and Technology.


  • 2018, Master of Science, Department of Chemistry, University of Crete, Greece
  • 2016, Bachelor in Material Science and Technology, University of Crete, Greece


  • Synthesis and characterization of responsive polymers and polymer networks
  • Stimuli-degradable polymers and hydrogels
  • Self-assembly of amphiphilic copolymers
  • Polymer-drug conjugates
  • Modification of natural polymers
  • Hybrid nanomaterials for biomedical applications


  • 2018, Research student 1st best poster presentation award, 12th Hellenic Polymer Society International Conference, Ioannina, Greece