5th Project Meeting
July 1 - July 3
PRESLHY 5th meeting, early July (to be confirmed), 2020, Athens, Greece
combined with workshop on numerical tools (CFD and RA)
Organized by: National Centre Scientific Research DEMOKRITOS (NCSRD)
Dr. Alexandros G. Venetsanos
Research Director, Environmental Research Lab.
Institute of Nuclear & Radiological Sciences & Technology, Energy & Safety
National Center for Scientific Research “Demokritos”
15341 Aghia Paraskevi-Attikis, Greece
Tel: +30 210 6503402
Mobile: +30 6938-954791
Fax: +30 210 6525004
MEETING LOCATION: NCSR “Demokritos”
The National Centre for Scientific Research Demokritos is situated on the foot on Mount Hymittus on the Outskirts of Aghia Paraskevi, a suburb of Athens and it is about 12km to the north east from downdown Athens. It covers an area of 600 acres in a nice forest of pine trees.
Please note that you will have to show some identification document (id or passport) at Demokritos entrance gate.
FROM ATHENS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO SYNTAGMA (ATHENS CENTRE)
By Metro: Travel time: approx. 45min, overall cost: 10€/pp
Go up a level from arrivals, cross the pedestrian bridge. Signs indicate the way to the trains. The trains operate from 5:30 to 00:30. Tickets can be bought before getting to the platforms. Take the train, direction Aghia Marina and get off at Syntagma square.
By Bus: Travel time: approx. 1 hour, bus ticket from airport, overall cost: 6€/ pp
Get out at arrivals level, Bus X95 (runs on 24h basis). Get off at Bus Terminal at Syntagma square.
By Taxi: Travel time: approx. 45 min depending on traffic, overall cost: approx. 38€ from 5:00am to 00:00, 54€ for after midnight hours.
Taxi queue at arrivals level, each car may accommodate up to 4 passengers.
A receipt may be provided upon request, according to the Greek legislation.
FROM ATHENS INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT TO “DEMOKRITOS”
By Bus: Travel time: approx. 30 min, overall cost 6€/ pp
Buses E94 and E95 running from the airport and passing through Aghia Paraskevi square, which is close to “Demokritos”. There one can change to bus B5, cost 1,40€/ pp. Get off at the 4th Aghias Paraskevis bus stop which is 50 m from the gate of Demokritos.
By Taxi: Travel time: approx. 20-30 min. Overall cost: approx 25-30€.
FROM ATHENS CENTRE TO “DEMOKRITOS”
By Metro: Travel time: approx. 15 min, overall cost: 1,40€/pp
Take the metro line 3, (Direction: Airport) from Syntagma square, get off at Nomismatokopio Station. Head towards the exit to Kondilaki.
At 9:00am a mini-bus will be waiting for you outside the Station and take you to “Demokritos” in 5-10 minutes.
By Bus: Travel time: approx. 1 hour, overall cost 1,40€/pp
Bus B5, runs from Larissis railway station to Aghia Paraskevi. Get off at the 4th Aghias Paraskevis bus stop which is 50 m from the gate of Demokritos.
By Taxi: Travel time: approx. 30 min depending on traffic, overall cost: approx 15-20€
Suggested locations of hotels: near Syntagma square or around Acropolis Museum, see Google maps.
Hotels around Acropolis Museum are generally cheaper. Metro connection between Acropolis and Syntagma is performed through metro line 2 (red line).