Spyros Basilakos

Research Center for Astronomy & Applied Mathematics
of the Academy of Athens

About me

Spyros Basilakos

E-mail: svasil@academyofathens.gr

Address: Soranou Efesiou 4, Athens, GR11527, GREECE

Tel. (+30) 210 6597248

Curriculum Vitae (PDF file)

Notes in Cosmology (PDF file)

Notes in Cosmology Greek (PDF file)

President of the Greek National Committee for Astronomy

Director of the IAASARS of the National Observatory of Athens



"Honorable Mention" in 2013, 2014, 2017 and 2019 Essay Competition of Gravity Research Foundation.

Click here to read the 2013 essay in PDF format.

Click here to read the 2014 essay in PDF format.

Click here to read the 2017 essay in PDF format.

Click here to read the 2019 essay in PDF format.


Research Interests:

  • Statistical Properties of the distribution of matter in the Universe.

  • Theoretical and Observational Cosmology.

  • Nature of Dark Energy and the Accelerating Universe.

  • Cosmological and Statistical tests of General Relativity.

  • Classical and Quantum Cosmology of Scalar Fields.


Publications (according to the NASA’s ADS database)

Cosmology Group

  • Dr. M. Saridakis

  • Dr. A. Paliathanasis

Ph.D. Students

  • I. Papagianopoulos

  • F. Anagnostopoulos

  • P. Tsiapi