Panagiotis Vasou

PhD Student

Research Interests

​Panagiotis' interests lie in the field of Physical Oceanography and Ocean Modeling. He is currently working on modelling the circulation of the Arabian Gulf, using a regional configuration of the MIT general circulation model. His work aims at investigating the dynamics of the Arabian Gulf and the variability of the water mass exchanges with the Indian Ocean.

Selected Publications

Spatio-tempral variability of the water mass exchanges at the Strait of Hormuz 
P. Vasou, V.D. Vervatis, G. Krokos, S.S. Sofianos, I. Hoteit
Journal of Geophysical Research, (to be submitted)


  • M.Sc, Oceanography and Management of the Marine Environment, NKUA, Athens, Greece, 2018
  • B.Sc, Physics, NKUA, Athens, Greece, 2014

Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • ​Hellenic Oceanographers’ Association (HOA)