Smaragda Sarantopoulou

PhD Student


2001-2006 Bachelor in Physic, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens

2010-2012 Master in Physics and Technological Applications, School of Applied Mathematical and Physical Sciences of the National Technical University of Athens

2017 – still running PhD in Nuclear Physics working in the group of D. Bonatsos at the INPP of NCSR Demokritos

Selected publications

  1. Sarantopoulou, A. Martinou, D. Bonatsos, “Two-neutron separation energies within the Proxy-SU(3) model, Bulg. J. Phys.,46, 455-461, 2019

  1. Martinou, N. Minkov, S. Sarantopoulou, S. Peroulis, I. E. Assimakis, D. Bonatsos “Connection between Elliott SU(3) and spherical shell model bases”, Bulg. J. Phys., 46, 337-346, 2019

  1. E. Assimakis, D. Bonatsos, A. Martinou, S. Sarantopoulou, S. Peroulis, T. Mertzimekis, N. Minkov “Magic numbers for shape coexistence”, Hellenic Nuclear Physics Society Advances in Nuclear Physics, 26, 9-16, 2018

  1. Sarantopoulou, D. Bonatsos, I.E. Assimakis, N. Minkov, A. Martinou, R.B. Cakirli, R.F. Casten, K. Blaum, “Proxy-SU(3) symmetry in heavy nuclei: Prolate dominance and prolate – oblate shape transition”, Int. Workshop “Shapes and Dynamics of Atomic Nuclei: Contemporary Aspects” ed. Nikolay Minkov, Heron Press, Sofia 2017

  1. Martinou, D. Bonatsos, I.E. Assimakis, N. Minkov, S. Sarantopoulou, , R. B. Cakirli, R. F. Casten, K. Blaum, “Parameter free predictions within the proxy-SU(3) model”, Workshop on Shapes and Dynamics of Atomic Nuclei: Contemporary Aspects, Sofia, 2017.


Phone: +30 210 650 3519

Email: sarantopoulou AT inp DOT demokritos DOT gr