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Dr. Dimitris Tambakopoulos studied Physics at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and graduated in 2006 (Bachelor of Science). Following graduate studies he attended the post-graduate program of the National Technical University of Athens “Physics and Technological Applications”. The completion of his thesis on marble provenance led to a Master of Science degree in 2007 and introduced him to the field of Archaeometry. Subsequently, he received a scholarship from NCSR “Demokritos” for Ph.D. studies and continued working on the same field at the Laboratory of Archaeometry of NCSR “Demokritos”. He worked on several projects including among others provenance studies of the Nike of Samothrace and other monuments of the Sanctuary of the Great Gods, Cycladic figurines from Keros, Roman sarcophagi from Thessaloniki, and sculptures from Lyon and Vienne at France. In 2013 he received his Ph.D. from the National Technical University of Athens, and he is currently working as a postdoctoral researcher in the project "Sculpture and Society in Roman Greece: Political, economical and religious context" of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.