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Katerina Pantavou


  • 1998-2004, B.Sc. in Physics, University of Athens
  • 2004-2006, M.Sc. in Environmental Physics - Meteorology, University of Athens
  • 2008-2014 , Ph.D. in Biometeorology, University of Athens

Research interests

  • meta-analysis
  • biostatistics
  • biometeorology
  • environmental physics
  • air pollution epidemiology


  • Pantavou KG, Braliou GG, Kontou PI, Dimou NL, Bagos PG. A meta-analysis of FZD3 gene polymorphisms and their association with schizophrenia. Psychiatric Genetics, 2016 (in press)
  • Braliou GG, Pantavou KG, Kontou PI, Bagos PG. Polymorphisms of the CD24 Gene Are Associated with Risk of Multiple Sclerosis: A Meta-Analysis. International Journal of Molecular Sciences. 2015 (in press)
  • Pantavou K., Santamouris M., Asimakopoulos D., Theoharatos G. Empirical calibration of bioclimatic indices in an urban outdoor Mediterranean environment. Building and Environment (accepted) (IF 2.430)
  • Pantavou K., Santamouris M., Asimakopoulos D., Theoharatos G. (2013) Evaluating the performance of bioclimatic indices on quantifying thermal sensation for pedestrians. Advances in Building Energy Research 7: 170-185.
  • Pantavou K., Lykoudis S. (2013) Modeling thermal sensation in a Mediterranean climate - a comparison of linear and ordinal models. International Journal of Biometeorology (article in press) (IF 2.590).
  • Pantavou K., Theoharatos G., Santamouris M., Asimakopoulos D. (2013) Outdoor thermal sensation of pedestrians in a Mediterranean climate and a comparison with UTCI. Building and Environment 66: 82-95. (IF 2.430)
  • Pantavou K., Chatzi E., Theoharatos G. (2013) Case study of skin temperature and thermal perception in an outdoor hot environment. International Journal of Biometeorology (article in press). (IF 2.590)
  • Mavrakis A., Spanou A., Pantavou K., Katavoutas G., Theoharatos G., Christides A., Verouti E. (2012) Biometeorological and air quality assessment in an industrialized area of eastern Mediterranean- Thriassion Plain - Greece. International Journal of Biometeorology 56: 737-747. (IF 2.590)
  • Pantavou K., Theoharatos G., Mavrakis A., Santamouris M. (2011) Evaluating Urban Thermal Environment and Health Responses in Heat Waves. Building and Environment 42 (2): 339-344. (IF 2.430)
  • Theoharatos G., Pantavou K., Mavrakis A., Spanou A., Katavoutas G., Efstathiou P.b, Mpekas P., Asimakopoulos D. (2010) Heat Waves observed in 2007 in Athens, Greece: synoptic conditions, bioclimatological assessment, air quality levels and health effects. Environmental Research 110: 152-161. (IF 3.238)
  • Pantavou K., Theoharatos G., Nikolopoulos G., Katavoutas G., Asimakopoulos D. (2008) 'Evaluation of thermal environment in Athens territory and its effects on daily number of recorded patients at hospitals' emergency rooms'. International Journal of Biometeorology 52:773-778. (IF 2.590)