Dr. Costas Nikiforidis
Wageningen University, The Netherlands
Dr. Costas Nikiforidis, has a background in Chemistry and a PhD on Chemistry and Physical Chemistry of Foods. He is currently Assistant Professor at the Biobased Chemistry and Technology Group at Wageningen University with a focus on “Bioderived and Bioinspired Functional Materials”. His research involves fundamental understanding of the interactions in natural functional complexes in order to use them as such or mimic them. The properties of oil bodies/oleosomes is his main focus.