Experimental and Computational Micro-Characterization Techniques in Wood Mechanics

Curriculum Vitae


Education/Professional Career

1984:

MSc, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

since 1985:

Member of the Teaching staff, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

since 2005:

PhD candidate, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Others

since 1995:

Member of the Greek and Balkan Physical Union

since 2008:

Member of the MC committee of the cost action ISO801 for cyberbullying

 

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) 

 

Selected Publications (relevant to Action)

“Growth and some Properties of Ga2/3 Single Crystals” V.Gountsidou, D. Kyriakos, A. Anagnostopoulos, Journal of Crystal Growth (1986)

"Electrical detection of covered conductors: Application in thin layers of paintings covered under more recent layers” V.Gountsidou, I.Samaras Proceedings of the 1st Conference on Metrology, Athens, November 2005.

“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

”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, 312-317

“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)

“Teenagers and their profile in cyberspace” V.Gountsidou, H.M.Polatoglou, Proceedings of the COST 298 Conference: The Good, the bad and the Challenging που Copenhagen, May 2009

“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