Dr. Alexandra A. Ioannidou has a bachelor degree in environmental management and natural resources obtained in 2003. She obtained her Ph.D in the University of Western Macedonia in 2011 focused on the study of “Preparation of Advanced Materials for Hydrogen Storage”. During her PhD she has worked as a lab supervisor at the Standard Chemical Laboratory of Northern Greece, in the National PPC. From 2012 until now she is a Post-Doctoral Researcher in the lab of Dr. Dimitrios Niarchos MAGLAB. Her activity is focused on synthesis and characterization of thermoelectric materials, hydrogen storage materials and magnetic materials using microwave technology. From July 2013 she is the CEO of AMEN Technologies a spin off company of NCSR “Demokritos” based in the Technological Park “Lefkippos”.