Athanasios "Alex" Alexandrou, Ph.D.

Athanasios "Alex"

Professor - Mechanized Agriculture
Department Chair
Office: IT 212
Phone: (559) 278-1951


Teaches undergraduate courses in mechanized agriculture. Research focuses on mechanical weed control as part of organic farming, tractor-implement interaction, soil mechanics with particular interest in soil compaction and its assessment. Research interests also include assistive technology for people with disabilities so that they will remain engaged in agriculture, technology into the classroom, and ancient Greek technology. Joined the department in 2006.

Fall 2021 Courses

Course Description
 IT 105  Fundamentals of Citrus Processing Lines
 IT 133  Industrial Process Control Systems II
 IT 191T  Fundamentals of Nut Processing
 IT 196  Senior Seminar
 IT 190, IT 199 & IT 298  Senior Projects

Fall 2021 Office Hours

Day Time
Tuesday 01.00pm - 03.00pm
Wednesday 02.00pm - 04.00pm