Stathis Arapostathis

Stathis Arapostathis is Assistant Professor of History of Science and Technology in the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He was trained as a physicist before moving to the history of science and technology and completing a DPhil in the History of Technology at Oxford University under the supervision of Prof. Robert Fox. His research interests comprise: the history and politics of intellectual property; law, science and technology; history of technological networks; history of engineering; history and sociology of expertise; environmental history and history of technology; historically informed policies; history and politics of innovation and research policy. He coauthored with Graeme Gooday the book Patently Contestable: Electrical Technologies and Inventor Identities on Trial in Britain (MIT Press, 2013) and he coedited with Graham Dutfied the book Knowledge Management and Intellectual Property: Concepts, Actors and Practices from the Past to the Present (Edward Elgar, 2013).