Dr Ksakousti Skyllakou is a Post-Doctoral research fellow at the FORTH/ICE-HT in Patras since 2017. She is also a member of the research group ‘Center for the Study of Air Quality & Climate Change’ (C-STACC). She graduated from the Chemical Engineering Department of the University of Patras (2010) and she received her M.Sc in 2013. She also received her PhD in 2017 from the University of Patras, entitled “Simulating the Sources of Organic Aerosol in the Atmosphere”, under the supervision of Prof., Spyros Pandis. Her research interests are in areas of atmospheric pollution. More specifically in the development of modeling source apportionment techiques for the atmospheric Particulate Matter (PM), connected with health impacts and in the simulation of optical properties of PM, connected with the earth climate.