Experimental and Computational Micro-Characterization Techniques in Wood Mechanics

Curriculum Vitae


Education/Professional Career

1977:

Bachelor, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1980:

MSc. Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1985:

PhD, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1982-1986:

Research assistant, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1987:

Post Doc, Institute for Solid State Physics Stuttgart

1986-1990:

Lecturer, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1987:

Post Doc, Fritz-Haber Institute, Berlin

1990-1995:

Assistant professor, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

1994:

Visiting professor, Chemistry Dept., Cambridge

since 1995:

Associate professor, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Others

 

 

Research Projects (relevant to Action)

Via computer modeling, using the indentation procedure, we study the mechanical properties of inhomogenous materials (multilayers, materials containing fibers or holes) 

Atomistic modeling of nanostructures and determination of their properties 

 

Selected Publications (relevant to Action)

“Clustering of Scientific Information for Optoelectronics Material GaN”. V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Wseas transactions on information science and applications, Issue 1, Volume 1, July 2004

”Measuring the mechanical properties of fiber reinforced engineering materials” V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Proceedings of the first Greek Conference for Engineering Materials, Athens, May 2008

”Accessing Mechanical Properties of Engineering Materials via Virtual Nanoindentation” V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Proceedings of the “Sixth International Conference on Engineering Computational technology”, Athens, September 2008

"Accessing mechanical properties of porous materials via nanoindentation" V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, 1st International Conference IC4N-2008, Chalkidiki, Greece 16 - 18 June 2008

"Modeling semiconductor QDs N. Skoulidis and H.M. Polatoglou, Scientific Highlight, Ψk Newsletter, April 2008

“Mechanical Properties of functional non-linear materials with nanostructure”, V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Bulletin de la societe des sciences et des letters de Lodz, LVIII, 69-78, (2008)

“Modeling of indentation to thin inorganic barrier films grown on flexible polymeric substrates» V.Gountsidou, S.Kassavetis, S.Logothetidis, H.M.Polatoglou, Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Flexible Organic Electronics IS-FOE09 ,July 2009

“Nonlinear Time-series Analysis Methods for the Evaluation & Study of Dynamical Phenomena in Atomic Force Microscopy Prediction of chaotic motion”, D. Georgakaki, Ch. Mitsas, and H.M. Polatoglou, 7th International Conference of the Balkan Physical Union. AIP Conference Proceedings, Volume 1203, pp. 1177-1182 (2010).

”Modeling of the indentation of fiber Reinforced Materials Using Spherical Indenters” V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Proceedings of the American Institute of Physics Volume 1203, pp. 312-317 (2010).