Full Papers

The conference program is appended below, including the links to the papers for which a full paper version was provided by the authors of the submitted abstracts.

The book of abstracts and electronic proceedings with the full papers have an ISBN: 978-960-9439-36-7, University of Thessaly Press 2015, editors, N. Pelekasis and G.E. Stavroulakis.

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D1-A1, Room 1

Mechanics of Materials I

ON THE THERMOELASTIC RESPONSE OF A GRADIENT ELASTIC HALF-SPACE SUBJECTED TO THERMAL SHOCK ON THE BOUNDARY
Th. Papathanasiou, P. Gourgiotis, F. Dalcorso and Th. Zisis
FINITE ELEMENT MODELING OF THE COMPOSITE REINFORCED BY GRAINS
Shimanovsky, V. Yakubovich and Y. Pleskachevskii
MULTISCALE HOMOGENIZATION OF MULTILAYERED STRUCTURES
D. Tsalis, K. Bonnay, G. Chatzigeorgiou and N. Charalambakis
A MICRO-SCALE STRUCTURAL RESPONSE COMPARISON BETWEEN GFRP AND CFRP WIND TURBINE BLADES
E. Theotokoglou and G. Balokas
A finite element method for the simulation of crystal defects
K. Baxevanakis and A. Giannakopoulos

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-A2, Room 2

 Theoretical Fluid Mechanics

STICK-SLIP MOTION AND HYSTERESIS BEHAVIOUR OF DROPLETS WITH DYNAMIC VOLUME VARIATION
M. Pradas, N. Savva, J. Benziger, I. Kevrekidis and S. Kalliadasis
THE ASYMPTOTIC DESCRIPTION OF THE MOVING CONTACT LINE AS A TEXTBOOK SINGULAR PERTURBATION PROBLEM: CRACKING AN OLD NUT
D. Sibley, A. Nold and S. Kalliadasis
RADIATION AND PRESSURE GRADIENT EFFECTS ON THE INCOMPRESSIBLE LAMINAR BOUNDARY LAYER FLOW
A. Siokis and M. Xenos
PROPAGATION OF ACOUSTIC-GRAVITY WAVES IN INHOMOGENEOUS OCEAN ENVIRONMENT GENERATED BY SEA BOTTOM DEFORMATION
A. Karperaki, K. Belibassakis and Th.  Papathanasiou
DOWNSTREAM DISTURBANCE DECAY IN STEADY AND PULSATILE CHANNEL FLOWS:  IMPLICATIONS FOR THE DEVELOPMENT OF A SIMPLIFIED DOMAIN DECOMPOSITION MODEL
S. Yiantsios

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-A3, Room 3

Finite/Boundary Elements I

Continual and Finite Element Modelling of Electrically Active Materials with Microstructure and Surface Effects
A. Nasedkin
MECHANICAL MODELING OF HELICAL ASSEMBLIES IN TWO DIMENSIONS, COMPUTATIONAL MERITS AND APLICATIONS
N. Karathanasopoulos
HIGH ORDER FINITE ELEMENTS FOR FOURTH ORDER PROBLEMS USING C1 BASIS FUNCTIONS
Ch. Xenophontos
A MODIFIED DECOUPLED SCALED BOUNDARY-FINITE ELEMENT METHOD FOR MODELING 2D IN-PLANE-MOTION TRANSIENT ELASTODYNAMIC PROBLEMS IN SEMI-INFINITE MEDIA
D.-P. Kontoni and M. I. Khodakarami
AN A POSTERIORI ERROR ANALYSIS FOR INTERIOR PENALTY DISCONTINUOUS GALERKIN FINITE ELEMENT METHOD OF A TWO-DIMENSIONAL PROBLEM OF STRAIN GRADIENT ELASTICITY
K. Eptaimeros and G. Tsamasphyros

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-B1, Room 1

Mechanics of Materials II

DISCRETE MODELING OF CEMENTITIOUS MATERIALS: FAILURE SURFACES IN PLANE STRESS/STRAIN
V. Balopoulos, N. Archontas and S. Pantazopoulou
FINITE ELEMENT STUDY OF THE INITIAL STAGES OF EXPLOSION OF SINGLE WIRE Z-PINCH VALIDATED BY EXPERIMENTS
E. Kaselouris, A. Skoulakis, V. Dimitriou, I. Fitilis, I. Nikolos, E. Bakarezos, N. Papadogiannis and M. Tatarakis
FORMATION OF ADIABATIC SHEAR BANDS IN ORTHOGONAL MACHINING OF TI6AL4V ALLOY
O. Friderikos, A. Korlos, C. David, D. Sargis and G. Mansour
LIMIT LOAD AND Deformation Analysis of Steel Frames with Nonlinear Constitutive Behavior and Multi-Component Interaction
M.-M. Manola and V. Koumousis
TRANSIENT STRESSES OF A FUNCTIONALLY GRADED PROFILE WITH TEMPERATURE-     DEPENDENT MATERIALS UNDER THERMAL SHOCK
A. Nikolarakis and E. Theotokoglou

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D1-B2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 1-I (Drops)

Cloud on the Horizon: High Speed Droplet Impact, Spreading and Thin Film Dynamics
R. Cimpeanu, D. Papageorgiou, M. Kravtsova and A. Ruban
Equilibrium Fluid Structures in Prototypical Nanosystems
P. Yatsyshin, N. Savva and S. Kalliadasis
EFFICIENT MODELING OF DROPLET SPREADING ON ROUGH SURFACES
N. Chamakos, G. Karapetsas, M. Kavousanakis and A. Papathanasiou
COMPUTATION OF WETTING STATES ON PATTERNED SURFACES WITH A MODIFIED PHASE-FIELD METHOD
G. Pashos, G. Kokkoris and A. Boudouvis
FLOW ARRANGEMENT AND HEAT TRANSFER CAPABILITIES OF A PLASMA FACING COMPONENT IN THE FORM OF A CPS
L. Benos and N. Pelekasis

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-B3, Room 3

Finite/Boundary Element Methods II

SIMULATION OF LONG-RANGE ULTRASONIC GUIDED WAVE PROPAGATION IN PIPES WITH DEFECTS USING FINITE ELEMENT METHOD
A. Nasedkina, A. Alexiev and J. Malachowski
A WEAK FORMULATION FOR MECHANICAL SYSTEMS WITH SCLERONOMIC MOTION   CONSTRAINTS
N. Potosakis, E. Paraskevopoulos and S. Natsiavas
SIMULATION OF PLANE STRAIN FIBER COMPOSITE PLATES IN BENDING THROUGH A BEM/ACA/HM FORMULATION
Th. Gortsas, St. Tsinopoulos and D. Polyzos
A HYSTERETIC FORMULATION FOR ISOGEOMETRIC ANALYSIS AND SHAPE OPTIMIZATION OF PLANE STRESS STRUCTURES
A. Moysidis and V. Koumousis
Static analysis of thick layered anisotropic plates with BEM
N. Babouskos and J. Katsikadelis

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-C1, Room 1

Structural Mechanics I

COMPUTER MODELING OF THE DEVICE FOR FASTENING PIPES ON RAILWAY FLATCARS
A. Shimanovsky, I. Varazhun and A. Zavarotny
ANALYSIS OF FRAMED STRUCTURES INCLUDING GENERALIZED WARPING EFFECTS
E. Sapountzakis, I. Dikaros, A. Argyridi and St. Panos
DYNAMIC FRICTION COEFFICIENT OF METALLIC FRACTURE INTERFACES WITH FRACTAL GEOMETRY
O. Panagouli and K. Mastrodimou
Influence of stones' size on the collapse of masonry bridges
B. Conde, G. Drosopoulos, B. Riveiro, M. Stavroulakis and G. Stavroulakis
SIMULATION OF BOLT PRESTRESSING IN STEEL SHEAR CONNECTIONS
St. Nasikas, D.-F. Kallias-Ntroumpis, A. Koukouselis and E. Mistakidis

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-C2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 1-II (Films)

MASS VARIATION OF A THIN LIQUID FILM DRIVEN BY AN ACOUSTIC WAVE
W. Batson, Y. Agnon and A. Oron
Controlling Chaos in Thin Films
S. Gomes
THE EFFECT OF SOLUBLE SURFACTANTS ON THE LINEAR STABILITY OF LIQUID FILM FLOW
G. Karapetsas and V. Bontozoglou
Bilayer and trilayer flow down an inclined plane in the presence of surfactant
M. Blyth and J. Thompson
Molecular dynamics simulation study of single DNA mononucleotides transport through nanoslits
K. Xia, B. Novak, D. Nikitopoulos and D. Moldovan

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-C3, Room 3

Computational Fluid Dynamics

SIMULATING UNSTEADY INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOWS USING GALATEA-I, A PARALLEL MULTIGRID FINITE-VOLUME SOLVER
S. Sarakinos, G. Lygidakis and I. Nikolos
NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF OBLIQUE OSCILLATORY FLOW OVER BED RIPPLES USING THE IMMERSED BOUNDARY METHOD
I. Chalmoukis and A. Dimas
ADAPTIVE LOCAL HIGH-ORDER HYBRID GRIDS FOR FIELD COMPUTATIONS
Y. Kallinderis, A. Karkoulias and P. Antonellis
SHAPE OPTIMIZATION USING THE CONTINUOUS ADJOINT METHOD AND VOLUMETRIC NURBS ON Α MANY GPU SYSTEM
K. Tsiakas, X. Trompoukis, V. Asouti, M. Gh. Nejad and K. Giannakoglou
LOWERING THE COST OF THE UNSTEADY ADJOINT METHOD FOR THE OPTIMAL FLOW CONTROL USING PULSATING JETS
I. Kavvadias, Ch. Vezyris, E. Papoutsis-Kiachagias and K. Giannakoglou

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D1-D1, Room 1

Structural Mechanics II

EXPERIMENTAL INVESTIGATION OF THE SIZE EFFECT ON THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES ON TWO NATURAL BUILDING STONES
K. Kaklis, S. Maurigiannakis, Z. Agioutantis, F. Stathogianni and E. Steiakakis
THREE-DIMENSIONAL REINFORCED CONCRETE STRUCTURES SUBJECTED TO MAINSHOCK-AFTERSHOCK EARTHQUAKE SEQUENCES
M. Hatzivassiliou and G. Hatzigeorgiou
JOINING MARBLE STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS PART I: AN EXPERIMENTALLY VALIDATED NUMERICAL MODEL
S. Kourkoulis, E. Pasiou and Ch. Markides
DAMAGE ESTIMATION OF CEMENT MORTAR BEAMS UNDER THREE POINT BENDING LOADING USING ACOUSTIC EMISSIONS
I. Stavrakas, D. Triantis and I. Dakanali
THE CIRCULAR DISC WITH A RECTANGULAR HOLE
Ch. Markides and S. Kourkoulis

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-D2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 1-III (Capsules)

MASS SPECTROMETRY BASED APPROACHES FOR THE STUDY OF DRUG DELIVERY AND BIODISTRIBUTION: APPLICATIONS IN DRUG DISCOVERY AND DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMS
Th. Karampelas and C. Tamvakopoulos
Is there a future for Ultrasound Contrast Imaging?
V. Sboros
NUMERICAL STUDY OF THE INTERACTION BETWEEN AN ENCAPSULATED MICROBUBBLE AND A RIGID WALL IN A VISCOUS FLOW
M. Vlachomitrou and N. Pelekasis
ACOUSTIC INTERACTION BETWEEN A COATED MICROBUBBLE AND A RIGID BOUNDARY
K. Efthymiou and N. Pelekasis
STATIC RESPONSE OF COATED MICROBUBBLES: MODELLING SIMULATIONS AND PARAMETER ESTIMATION
A. Lytra, N. Pelekasis, V. Zafiropoulou, Th. Zisis, A. Giannakopoulos, V. Sboros, E. Glynos and V. Koutsos

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                             

Parallel Session D1-D3, Room 3

Computational  Analysis of Structures

Optimisation of High Strength Steel Prestressed Trusses
M. Gkantou, M. Theofanous and C. Baniotopoulos
NUMERICAL ANALYSIS OF THE DISC-JAW INTERFACE DURING THE STANDARDIZED IMPLEMENTATION OF THE BRAZILIAN-DISC TEST
S. Kourkoulis, Ch. Markides and P. Chatzistergos
NUMERICAL MODELLING OF WELDED CONNECTIONS OF WIND TURBINE TOWERS UNDER FATIGUE LOADING
N. Stavridou, E. Efthymiou and Ch. Baniotopoulos
STATIC AND STABILITY ANALYSIS OF GRADIENT ELASTIC BEAMS BY FINITE ELEMENTS
I. Pegios, S. Papargyri-Beskou and D. E. Beskos
NUMERICAL EVALUATION OF ROTATIONAL CAPACITY OF STEEL BEAMS AT ELEVATED TEMPERATURES
S. Akritidis, D. Pantousa and E. Mistakidis

 


Monday, July 13th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D1-E0

Poster Session

CLOUD ON THE HORIZON: HIGH SPEED DROPLET IMPACT, SPREADING AND THIN FILM DYNAMICS

R. Cimpeanu, D. Papageorgiou, M. Kravtsova and A. Ruban

NONLOCAL FREQUENCY ANALYSIS OF A NANOBEAM UNDER AXIAL MAGNETIC FIELD USING FINITE ELEMENT METHOD

M. Cajić, M. Lazarevic and D. Karličić

NONLINEAR CYCLIC BEHAVIOR OF CIRCULAR CONCRETE-FILLED STEEL TUBES

D. Serras, K. Skalomenos, G. Hatzigeorgiou and D. E. Beskos

JOINING MARBLE STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS PART II: A STEP TOWARDS OPTIMIZING THE SHAPE OF CONNECTORS

E. Pasiou and S. Kourkoulis

LINEAR AND GEOMETRICALLY NONLINEAR ANALYSIS OF IN-PLANE THIN SHALLOW ARCHES

G. Tsiatas and N. Babouskos

THE EFFECT OF SELECTED CASES OF LOADING ON THE VALUE OF FORCES IN THE MUSCLES LIFTING THE MANDIBLE

P. Stróżyk and A. Szust

SEISMIC TESTING & DYNAMIC CHARACTER ANALYSIS OF HIGH-RISE BUILDING STRUCTURE IN CRETE BASED ON FEM

M. Koliou, E. Variantza, E. Kaselouris, I. Papadopoulos and V. Dimitriou

CAD/FEM SIMULATION OF THE GOVERNING MECHANICS OF DRY TURNING

Th. Papadoulis, E. Variantza, E. Kaselouris and V. Dimitriou

NUMERICAL MODELING OF PIEZOELECTRIC TORSIONAL VIBRATION TRANSDUCERS WITH TWISTED ELEMENTS

A. Nasedkin, S. Muzyka and E. Yuchutina

SOME FINITE ELEMENT APPROACHES FOR MODELING OF ANISOTROPIC THERMOELASTIC MIXTURE AND PERIODIC COMPOSITES WITH INTERNAL MICROSTRUCTURE

A. Nasedkin, A. Nasedkina, A. Rajagopal and V. Remizov

IN-SITU STRESS ESTIMATION IN OFFSHORE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN WITH FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS

A. Kyriacou, P. Papanastasiou and E. Sarris

THE MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF POZZOLANIC LIME MORTARS USED AS FILLER MATERIAL IN THE RESTORATION OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS

Z. Agioutantis, S. Agalaniotou, S. Maurigiannakis and K. Kaklis

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D2-A1, Room 1

Mini-symposium 2-I (Uncertainty Quantification)

UNCERTAINTY QUANTIFICATION IN EVOLUTIONARY POWER SPECTRUM ESTIMATION SUBJECT TO MISSING DATA
L. Comerford, I. Kougioumtzoglou and M. Beer
MODELLING CELLS USING APPROXIMATE BAYESIAN COMPUTATION
G. Tauriello, E. A. Economides, P. Angelikopoulos, L. Kulakova, S. Wu, J. Sukys, P. Hadjidoukas and P. Koumoutsakos
IDENTIFICATION AND FINITE ELEMENT MODEL UPDATING OF A LIGHT-WEIGHT GEOMETRICALLY COMPLEX STRUCTURE
D. Giagopoulos and A. Arailopoulos
UNCERTAINTY IN LOAD MEASUREMENTS OF WIND TURBINES
D. Lekou and F. Mouzakis
Effect of Support Conditions on Estimating Hanger Tension in Arch Bridges using Modal Frequency Measurements
K. Giakoumi, C. Papadimitriou, C. Argyris, L. Spyrou and P. Panetsos

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D2-A2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 3-I (Non-Newtonian Flows – Viscoplastic Flows)

A new log-conformation formulation for viscoelastic fluids
P. Saramito
Linear stability of viscoelastic jets and Stokes layers
P. Ray, D. Papageorgiou and T. Zaki
Viscoplastic modelling of granular column collapse with pressure dependent rheology
 I. Ionescu, A. Mangeney, F. Bouchut and O. Roche
Cessation of viscoplastic Poiseuille flow in a rectangular duct with wall slip
Y. Damianou, G. Kaoullas and G. Georgiou
Viscoplastic flow in a periodically driven annular cavity
 A. Syrakos, Y. Dimakopoulos, G. Georgiou and J. Tsamopoulos

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D2-A3, Room 3

Plasticity

Assessment of the under-ground water level effects on the nonlinear behavior of single pile subjected to static vertical loads in the presence of soil-pile interaction
H. Khakpour Moghaddam, M. I. Khodakarami and D.-P. N. Kontoni
STRESS AND STRAIN FLUCTUATIONS IN PLASTIC DEFORMATION OF CRYSTALS WITH DISORDERED MICROSTRUCTURE
O. Kapetanou, M. Stricker, D. Weygand and M. Zaiser
A HYSTERETIC MODEL FOR STEEL UNIAXIAL CYCLIC BEHAVIOR  USED IN FRAME ANALYSIS
I. Gkimousis and V. Koumousis
CYCLIC PLASTICITY MODELing FOR THE FINITE ELEMENTS ANALYSIS OF STEEL PIPELINE INTEGRITY
G. Chatzopoulou and S. Karamanos
NON-LINEAR HOMOGENIZATION METHODS FOR THE CONSTITUTIVE MODELING OF MULTIPHASE STEELS
I. Papadioti, K. Danas and N. Aravas

  


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                   

Parallel Session D2-B1, Room 1

Mini-symposium 2-II (Uncertainty Quantification)

Fragility analysis of hysteretic MDOF structural systems subject to evolutionary stochastic excitations
I. P. Mitseas, I. A. Kougioumtzoglou and M. Beer
A NEW DAMAGE-HEALING SMOOTH HYSTERETIC FORMULATION FOR THE MODELING OF SELF-HEALING MATERIALS
S. Triantafyllou and M. Chatzis
Quantifying extreme wind and uncertainties for energy applications
P. Patlakas, G. Galanis and G. Kallos
THE ROLE OF MICROSTRUCTURE UNCERTAINTY IN STOCHASTIC FINITE ELEMENT ANALYSIS
G. Stefanou, D. Savvas and M. Papadrakakis
Testing the complex networks from multivariate time series: Application to turbulent flow
A. Charakopoulos, Th. Karakasidis, P. Papanikolaou and A. Liakopoulos

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                     

Parallel Session D2-B2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 3-II (Non-Newtonian Flows-Molecular Dynamics)

DYNAMICS OF GRAPHENE BASED POLYMER NANOCOMPOSITES THROUGH DETAILED ATOMISTIC SIMULATIONS
P. Bacova, A. Rissanou and V. Harmandaris
PRIMITIVE PATH DYNAMICS, CONSTRAINT RELEASE AND CONTOUR LENGTH FLUCTUATIONS IN A MODEL POLYETHYLENE MELT: A FIRST PRINCIPLES, ATOMISTIC SIMULATION STUDY
S. Anogiannakis, D. Theodorou and C. Tzoumanekas
STRUCTURAL, CONFORMATIONAL, DYNAMIC AND TOPOLOGICAL PROPERTIES OF RING POLY(ETHYLE OXIDE) MELTS FROM MOLECULAR DYNAMICS SIMULATIONS AND COMPARISON WITH EXPERIMENTAL DATA
D. Tsalikis, Th. Koukoulas, V. Mavrantzas and D. Vlassopoulos
PREDICTION OF THE EFFECTIVE DIFFUSIVITY OF WATER INSIDE CNT-BASED PMMA MEMBRANES
P. Mermigkis, D. Tsalikis and V. Mavrantzas
ATOMISTIC SIMULATION OF PYRENE FUNCTIONALIZED α,ω-PMMA AS DISPERSING AGENT OF GRAPHENE FOR THE FABRICATION OF POLYMER NANOCOMPOSITES
E. Skountzos, V. Mavrantzas and C. Tsitsilianis

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D2-B3, Room 3

Mini-symposium 3-II (Non-Newtonian Flows-Molecular Dynamics)
Flow Structure interaction I

VORTICAL DYNAMICS FOR BOUNDED SHEAR FLOWS PAST A ROTARY OSCILLATING CIRCULAR CYLINDER
K.-W. Chang and J.-H. Chen
PARTIAL WAKE STABILIZATION IN VORTEX INDUCED VIBRATIONS OF A SPRUNG CYLINDER WITH AN INTERNAL NONLINEAR ATTACHMENT
R. Kumar Tumkur, A. Masud, A. J. Pearlstein, O. Gendelman, L. Bergman and A. Vakakis
COUPLED HYDRODYNAMIC AND STRUCTURAL BEHAVIOR OF SPAR BUOY FLOATING WIND TURBINES USING FAST
E. Karageorgopoulos and A. Dimas
MECHANICS OF THE FLOW OVER A FLEXIBLE FENCE
A. Tsipropoulos and E. Konstantinidis
RESPONSE OF OFFSHORE STRUCTURES UNDER THE EFFECT OF REAL SEA STATES INCLUDING STRUCTURAL AND SOIL NONLINEARITIES
K. Chatziioannou, V. Katsardi, A. Koukouselis and E. Mistakidis

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                     

Parallel Session D2-C1, Room 1

Mini-symposium 2-III (Uncertainty Quantification)

STOCHASTIC REPRESENTATION OF BRIDGE STRUCTURAL DYNAMICS
N. Petrou, M. Spiridonakos and E. Chatzi
Configurational Entropy Maps for Steady-State Two-Phase Flows in Pore Networks Implementing the DeProF Model Algorithm
M. S. Valavanides and T. Daras
IMPLEMENTATION OF ELASTIC ENERGY RESPONSE SPECTRA SUSTAINABILITY MEASURES FOR THE PREDICTION OF DAMAGE POTENTIAL OF GROUND STRONG MOTION RECORDS
P. Koliopoulos, E. Kirtas, G. Panagopoulos and E. Mouratidis
Local Adaptation Techniques for Numerical Atmospheric and Wave Prediction Models based on Kalman Filters and Bayesian Models
G. Galanis, E. Papageorgiou, A. Liakatas and G. Kallos
Bayesian Identification of Nonlinear Models of Seismically Isolated Structures
C. Argyris, P. Tsopelas and C. Papadimitriou

  


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D2-C2, Room 2

Mini-symposium 3-III (Non-Newtonian Flows – Viscoelastic Flows and Slip Effects)

Viscoelastic simulations with integral models at extremely high shear rates
E. Mitsoulis
THE IMPACT OF SLIP ON NANOCHANNEL FRICTION FACTOR
F. Sofos, Th. Karakasidis and A. Liakopoulos
EQUATION OF STATE BASED SLIP SPRING MODEL FOR ENTANGLED POLYMER DYNAMICS
G. Megariotis, G. Vogiatzis and D. Theodorou
Simulation of vacuum pumping systems via mesoscale modeling
S. Naris, Ch. Tantos, D. Bakalis, A. Stamatis and D. Valougeorgis
ON THE VELOCITY DISCONTINUITY AT A CRITICAL BUBBLE VOLUME WHEN IT RISES IN A VISCOELASTIC FLUID
D. Fraggedakis, J. Tsamopoulos and Y. Dimakopoulos

 


Tuesday, July 14th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D2-C3, Room 3

Flow Structure Interaction  II

WIND TURBINE BLADES PARAMETRIC DESIGN USING GRASSHOPPER®
K. Charalampous, G. Strofylas, G. Mazanakis and I. Nikolos
Enclosing ellipsoid estimations of variable elastic stress domains in the shakedown analysis of offshore jacket platforms
O. Ioannou, L. Mavridis, K. Nikolaou and Ch. Bisbos
Marine propulsion in waves by flapping-foil systems
K. Belibassakis
A PROBABILISTIC APPROACH FOR FATIGUE DAMAGE ANALYSIS OF AN OFFSHORE WIND TURBINE
D. Bilionis and D. Vamvatsikos
NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF FLUID - STRUCTURE INTERACTION BETWEEN SEA WAVES AND A SPAR-BUOY WIND TURBINE PLATFORM
G. Makrygiannis and A. Dimas

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-A1, Room 1

Dynamics of Structures

THE EFFECT OF THE ROTATIONAL INERTIA ON THE POST-UPLIFT DYNAMIC STABILITY OF FREE-STANDING ROCKING COLUMNS AND ARTICULATED FRAMES
N. Makris
Controlled Lagrangians and Robust Stabilization of a Underactuated Microbeam with Rotating Joint
M. Tavallaeinejad, M. Khalghollah and M. Eghtesad
FINITE ELEMENT INELASTIC ANALYSIS OF 3-D FLEXIBLE PAVEMENTS UNDER MOVING LOADS
N. Beskou, G. Hatzigeorgiou and D. Theodorakopoulos
EQUATIONS OF MOTION FOR MECHANICAL SYSTEMS SUBJECTED TO EQUALITY MOTION CONSTRAINTS
S. Natsiavas and E. Paraskevopoulos
SEISMIC RESPONSE AND DESIGN OF ARCHED STRUCTURES
G. Tsiatas and M. Fragiadakis
NEW DIRECT TIME INTEGRATION METHOD FOR THE SEMI-DISCRETE PARABOLIC EQUATIONS
J. Katsikadelis

      


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                     

Parallel Session D3-A2, Room 2

Biomechanics

BIOMECHANICAL MODELLING AND SIMULATION OF SOFT TISSUES USING FRACTIONAL MEMRISTIVE ELEMENTS
M. Lazarevic, M. Cajić and N. Djurović
AN ANALYSIS OF THE DURABILITY OF MANDIBLE ANGLE OSTEOTOMY FOR VARIOUS CASES OF OSTEOSYNTHESIS
A. Szust and P. Stróżyk
MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMIC EFFECTS ON BLOOD FLOW IN AN ANEURYSMAL GEOMETRY
M. Xenos, A. Raptis and M. Matsagkas
FINITE ELEMENT SIMULATION OF CAROTID ENDARTERECTOMY
L. Spyrou, A. Giannakopoulos, A. Athanasoulas and A. Giannoukas
MODELING AIRFLOW AND PARTICLE TRANSPORT IN THE LUNGS
S. Georgakakou, Ch. Dritselis, V. Bontozoglou, Z. Daniil and K. Gourgoulianis

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                     

Parallel Session D3-A3, Room 3

Compressible Flows

THREE DIMENSIONAL H/P ADAPTIVE DISCONTINUOUS GALERKIN METHOD FOR HIGH SPEED COMPRESSIBLE FLOWS
K. Panourgias and J. Ekaterinaris
AN IMPLICIT 3D FINITE-VOLUME SCHEME FOR FREE-SURFACE FLOWS WITH SHOCKWAVES
A. Klonidis and J. Soulis
MODELING OF RAREFIED HYPERSONIC FLOWS USING THE MASSIVELY PARALLEL DSMC KERNEL "SPARTA"
A. Klothakis and I. Nikolos
THE DISCONTINUOUS GALERKIN METHOD FOR PARTIALLY IONIZED GAS COMPRESSIBLE FLOWS UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF ELECTROMAGNETIC FIELDS
K. Panourgias and J. Ekaterinaris
THERMALLY DRIVEN GAS FLOWS IN CAVITIES FAR FROM LOCAL EQUILIBRIUM
G. Tatsios, D. Valougeorgis and S. Stefanov

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-B1, Room 1

Applied Numerical Solids

Reinforced Concrete Structures strengthened by Cable Elements under multiple Earthquakes: A Computational Approach
A. Liolios and C. Chalioris
A FEM STUDY ON THE INFLUENCE OF THE GEOMETRIC CHARACTERISTICS OF METALLIC FILMS IRRADIATED BY NANOSECOND LASER PULSES
E. Kaselouris, E. Skarvelakis, I. Nikolos, G. Stavroulakis, Y. Orphanos, E. Bakarezos, N. Papadogiannis, M. Tatarakis and V. Dimitriou
REUSE OF STONE MASONRY BUILDINGS AND THE SEISMIC BEHAVIOR OF THE COMPOSITE STRUCTURES
E. Tavlopouloy, I. Tziveleka and M. Stavroulaki
Numerical modeling of the friction stir welding process
 G. Papazafeiropoulos and A.-M. Tsainis
COMPARISON OF MONOPILE VS TRIPOD FOUNDATION OF FIXED OFFSHORE WIND TURBINES VIA ADNANCED NUMERICAL ANALYSIS
G. Margariti, A. Papadopoulos, C. Gantes and C. Gkologiannis
NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF FLANGE-BOLT INTERACTION IN WIND TURBINE TOWER CONNECTIONS
A. Ntaifoti, K. Koulatsou and C. Gantes

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-B2, Room 2

Flow Stability-Transition

Turbulent flow used to separate particles of different Schmidt numbers
D. Papavassiliou and Q. Nguyen
FLOW FIELD INVESTIGATION AND VORTEX BREAK-DOWN IDENTIFICATION ON A DELTA WING USING URANS WITH SECOND MOMENT CLOSURE TURBULENCE MODELLING
D. Komnos,Z. Vlahostergios and K.Yakinthos
OPTIMAL CONTROL OF VORTEX SHEDDING USING DETAILED MODELS
I. Bonis, H. Sarimveis and D. Koubogiannis
VORTEX SHEDDING ENHANCEMENT FOR ENERGY HARVESTING APPLICATIONS IN  MINIATURE DEVICES
D. Koubogiannis and I. Bonis
TRACING AXISYMMETRIC AND NON AXISYMMETRIC STATES IN CHEMICAL VAPOR  DEPOSITION REACTORS
P. Giannatselis, N. Cheimarios, E. Koronaki and A. Boudouvis

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-B3, Room 3

Applied CFD I

Influence of obstacles on the development of gas explosion in room
I. Polandov, V. Babankov and S. Dobrikov
CO2 INJECTION FOR GEOLOGICAL STORAGE
E. Sarris, E. Gravanis and P. Papanastasiou
COMPUTATIONAL FLOW ANALYSIS AND DEVELOPMENT OF A SURROGATE MODEL FOR THE PREDICTION OF THE FLUID FLOW AND THE 3D FLOW EFFECTS AROUND A PROPELLER
Ch. Salpingidou, D. Misirlis and K. Yakinthos
A MULTI-CHANNEL MATHEMATICAL MODEL FOR PARTIALLY FAILED DIESEL PARTICULATE FILTERS
O. Haralampous and D. Mastellos
ON THE INTEGRATION OF EQUATIONS OF MOTION: FEM AND MOLECULAR DYNAMICS PROBLEMS
E. Kakouris and V. Koumousis
A MODELING STUDY FOR THE PIN-ASSISTED PULTRUSION OF POROUS SUBSTRATES
N. Polychronopoulos and Th. Papathanasiou

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                      

Parallel Session D3-C1, Room 1

Computational Mechanics & Dynamics of Structures

Fine tuning of fuzzy controllers for vibration suppression of smart plates using particle swarm optimization
G. Tairidis, G. Foutsitzi, P. Koutsianitis and G. Stavroulakis
INFLUENCE OF THE BOUNDARIES IN IMAGING FOR DAMAGE LOCALIZATION IN 1D DOMAINS
Ch. Tsogka, Y. Petromichelakis and Ch. Panagiotopoulos
Semi supervised identification of numerically simulated pile defects using graph Label Propagation
E. Protopapadakis, M. Schauer, A. Doulamis, G. Stavroulakis, J. Bohrnsen and S. Langer
CAPACITY CURVE OF FERROCEMENT CYLINDER UNDER AXIAL LOADING
A. Koukouselis and E. Mistakidis
FRACTURE OF LIGHTWEIGHT STRUCTURES BASED ON A COMBINATION OF ENERGY RELEASE RATE BALANCE AND A COHESIVE LAW
E. Theotokoglou and I. Tourlomousis
THE MAEM FOR THE DYNAMIC ANALYSIS OF CYLINDRICAL SHELL PANELS
A. Yiotis and J. Katsikadelis

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-C2, Room 2

Conferment of the Award of the Best 2014 PhD Thesis

STRUCTURAL OPTIMIZATION DESIGN OF WIND TURBINE TOWER USING GAME THEORY
A. Kampitsis, G. Panagiotakopoulos, V. Koumousis and E. Sapountzakis
BAYESIAN UPDATING WITH SUBSET SIMULATION AND NEURAL NETWORKS
D. Giovanis, I. Papaioannou, V. Papadopoulos and D. Straub
A stochastic framework for the sequentially linear analysis of structures with softening materials
M. Georgioudakis , G. Stefanou and M. Papadrakakis
A displacement based formulation for crack problems in couple stress elasticity
K. Baxevanakis, H. Georgiadis and P. Gourgiotis
Efficient assembly of Gauss quadrature-based matrices
A. Karatarakis and M. Papadrakakis
EFG VS FEM: ACCURACY AND COST EFFICIENCY
P. Metsis, A. Karatarakis and M. Papadrakakis

 


Wednesday, July 15th                                                                                                                                       

Parallel Session D3-C3, Room 3

Applied CFD II

PECULIARITIES OF THE LIQUID CARGO DYNAMICS MODELING FOR THE CASE OF ROAD TANK TRANSIENT MOVEMENT MODES
M. Kuzniatsova, A. Shimanovsky and A. Sapietová
STEAMING HEAT COILS FOR HEATING UP MARINE HEAVY FUEL OIL
G. Gavriil, G. Prodromidis, F. Coutelieris
THREE DIMENSIONAL WATER FLOW IN NOZZLES
J. Soulis and M. Loukas
NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF LNG EVAPORATION INSIDE SEMI-TRAILER TRUCKS USED FOR THE TRANSPORTATION OF LNG TO SMALL SCALE TERMINALS AND REFUELLING STATIONS: PARAMETERS AND IMPLICATIONS
K. Rossios, K. Sardi and G. Martinopoulos
A CFD-AIDED DESIGN PROCEDURE, PERFORMANCE ESTIMATION AND OPTIMIZATION STUDY OF A MALE UAV
P. Panagiotou, Ch. Salpingidou, P. Kaparos and K. Yakinthos