It is with great sadness that we announce the untimely passing of Paul Cordopatis on October 16th, 2014.
Paul was an exceptional man.
A passionate scientist, achiever, inspirer, friend and most of all teacher; not only for science but for life.
A true servant of Academia, Paul has devoted his life to promote a different way to live among people.
He was an Athenian of the golden age, but he was also a citizen of Europe.
The scientific community, the University he loved, the Department he created, his beloved ones, his students, his colleagues and friends – we will miss you
Paul Cordopatis was unanimously elected as Professor Emeritus of the University of Patras on 14th October 2014.
He is survived by his wife Loukia, his daughter Mariana, his son Antonis and his brother George.
Memorial services were held at the city of Patras on Saturday, October 18th, 2014.
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Contributions In Memoriam: The Smile of the Child
… posted by George Pairas