Curriculum Vitae

Education:

Ph.D. in Structural Engineering, thesis entitled «Analysis of Anisotropic Nonlinear Masonry», School of Civil Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Master of Science in Civil Engineering, thesis entitled «Investigation of the Effect of Infill walls on the Lateral Behavior of Infilled Frames», School of Civil Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Membership to scientific societies:

  1. American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  2. Structural Engineering Institute (SEI)
  3. International Association for Bridge and Structural Engineering (IABSE)
  4. New York Academy of Sciences (NYAS)
  5. The Masonry Society, USA (TMS)
  6. American Society of Engineering Education (ASEE)

Professional experience:

Analysis, design, supervision of specialized constructions (hospitals, churches, historical monuments)
Registered Civil Engineer (Class B in Structural Analysis and Design)
Researcher – Center of Research & Technology, Greek Army. Active involvement in analysis and design of specialized civil engineering projects
Head, Division of Structural Analysis and Design, BETANET S.A. Construction Company, Athens, Greeece
Civil Service (Public Officer PE11 category, Engineer), Air Support Administration, Greek Ministry of Defence
Civil Service (Public Officer PE11 category, Engineer), Division of Structural Engineering, Greek Ministry of Agriculture

Managerial & administrative experience:

Inspector of Public Administration of the Hellenic Republic
Member, Council of the Department of Civil Engineering Education, School of Pedagogical & Technological Education
Member of the Scientific Committee of the Graduate Program entitled «Master of Arts in Education (Education Sciences)», a collaboration between the School of Pedagogical & Technological Education and the University of Roehampton, London, UK
Member, Research Council, School of Pedagogical & Technological Education
Member of Evaluation Committee (evaluation of published works of school counsellors), Greek Ministry of Education

Research interests:

  • Applied Mathematics & Numerical Methods (Non Linear Analysis; Finite Elements Models applied to Discontinuous and Joint Structural Systems).
  • Computational Mechanics (Fracture Mechanics; Failure Surface of Anisotropic Materials).
  • Structural Engineering Analysis and Design (Masonry Structures; Infilled Frame Structures; Restoration of Historical and Monumental Structures; Structural Control Techniques).

Teaching experience:

Instructor, Department of Civil & Infrastructure Engineering, Faculty of Technological Applications, Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece
Applied Mechanics
Instructor, Department of Civil & Infrastructure Engineering, Faculty of Technological Applications, Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece
Applied Mechanics; Structural Analysis
Instructor, Department of Civil & Infrastructure Engineering, Faculty of Technological Applications, Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Athens, Greece
Structural Analysis; Programming
Research Assistant Professor, School of Pedagogical & Technological Education
Structural Analysis I; Structural Aanlysis II
Professor (Assistant), School of Pedagogical & Technological Education
Structural Analysis I; Structural Analysis II; Applied Mechanics; Computer Aided Design; Strength of Materials
Professor (Associate), School of Pedagogical & Technological Education
Structural Analysis III; Computational Structural Engineering; Strength of Materials

Publications:

Author/Co-author of eighty (80) publications, categorized as follows:

  • 40 Papers in international refereed journals
  • 31 Papers in international conference proceedings
  • 6 Chapters in books
  • 2 Edited books
  • 1 Journal special issues as guest editor

Reviewer in international scientific journals:

Reviewer in the following twenty-five (25) international journals, which are included in the SCOPUS

  1. International Journal of Solid and Structures, ISSN:0020-7683, ELSEVIER
  2. International Journal of Structural Engineering & Mechanics, ISSN: 1225-4568, Techno Press
  3. Journal of Structural Engineering, ISSN: 0733-9445, American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE)
  4. Structures and Buildings, ISSN: 0965-0911 (Print): ISSN: 1751-7702 (Online), Proceedings of The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  5. Journal of Engineering Structures, ISSN: 0141-0296, ELSEVIER
  6. The Open Construction & Building Technology Journal, ISSN: 1874-8368, Bentham Science Publishers
  7. International Journal on Advanced Steel Construction, ISSN: 1816-112X, Hong Kong Institute of Steel Construction
  8. Journal of Earthquake Engineering (JEE), ISSN: 1363-2469, World Scientific
  9. Civil Engineering, ISSN 0965-089X (Print): ISSN 1751-7672 (Online), Proceedings of The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  10. Engineering History and Heritage, ISSN 1757 9430 (Print): ISSN 1757 9449 (Online), Proceedings of The Institution of Civil Engineers (ICE)
  11. Scientia Iranica, International Journal of Science and Technology, ISSN:ISSN: 10263098
  12. International Journal of Nonlinear Sciences and Numerical Simulation, ISSN: 1565-1339, De Gruyter GmbH, Editor-in-Chief: Birnir, Björn, Professor of Mathematics and is the Director of Center for Complex and Nonlinear Science at the University of California at Santa Barbara (UCSB), USA
  13. Earthquake Spectra, ISSN: 8755-2930, Earthquake Engineering Research Institute (EERI), Editor-in-Chief: Professor Polat Gülkan, Çankaya University, Middle East Technical University
  14. Materials and Structures, ISSN: 1359-5997, Springer
  15. Journal of Mechanical Engineering Science, ISSN: 0954-4062 (Print): ISSN 2041-2983 (Online), Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part C
  16. International Journal of Architectural Heritage, ISSN: 1558-3058 (Print), 1558-3066 (Online), Taylor & Francis
  17. Journal Technologies, ISSN: 2227-7080, MDPI AG, Postfach, CH-4005 Basel, Switzerland, Editor-in-Chief: Prof. Dr. Jeremy O’Brien, H. H. Wills Physics Laboratory, Centre for Quantum Photonics, Department of Physics & Electrical Engineering, University of Bristol, Tyndall Avenue, Bristol BS8 1TL, UK
  18. NED University Journal, ISSN: 1023-3873 Editor: Dr. Muhammad Masood Rafi, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, NED University of Engineering and technology, Karachi-75270, Pakistan
  19. Journal of Cluster Science, ISSN: 1040-7278 (Print) 1572-8862 (Online), ELSEVIER
  20. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, ISSN: 1570-761X (Print) 1573-1456 (Online) Springer
  21. Structural Engineering International, IABSE, ISSN: 1016-8664 (Print) 1683-0350 (Online)
  22. Structure and Infrastructure Engineering, Taylor & Francis, ISSN: 1573-2479 (Print) 1744-8980 (Online)
  23. Earthquake Engineering & Structural Dynamics, Wiley, ISSN: 1096-9845 (Online)
  24. Earthquake Engineering and Engineering Vibration, Springer, ISSN: 1671-3664 (Print) 1993-503X (Online)
  25. Construction and Building Materials, Elsevier, ISSN: 0950-0618 (Print)
  26. Materials, MDPI, ISSN 1996-1944
  27. European Journal of Environmental and Civil Engineering, Taylor & Francis Group, ISSN: 1964-8189 (Print), 2116-7214 (Online)
  28. Neural Computing and Applications (NCAA), Springer, ISSN: 0941-0643 (Print) 1433-3058 (Online)
  29. Advances in Structural Engineering, SAGE, ISSN: 1369-4332
  30. Geomechanics and Engineering, An International Journal, ISSN: 2005-307X (Print), 2092-6219 (Online)
  31. Steel and Composite Structures, An International Journal, ISSN: 1229-9367 (Print), 1598-6233 (Online)
  32. Structures, The Institution of Structural Engineers, ISSN: 2352-0124

Editorial:

  1. Editor-in-Chief of the Open Construction & Building Technology Journal, ISSN: 1874-8368, Bentham Science Publishers
  2. Associate Editor of the Frontiers in Built Environment, Section of Earthquake Engineering of ISSN:  2297-3362
  3. Member of the Scientific Committee of the Eleventh Canadian Masonry Symposium, May 31 – June 3, 2009, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  4. Organization of mini-Minisymposium 41: Brick-infilled RC Frames: Seismic Behavior and Retrofit” at the 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2013), which will be held in Kos Island, Greece, 12-13 June 2013
  5. Organization of mini-Minisymposium 42: “Religious Monuments: Seismic Behavior and Retrofit” at the 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN 2013), which will be held in Kos Island, Greece, 12-13 June 2013
  6. Organization of mini-Minisymposium 2: «Soft Computing Techniques in Engineering Materials and Structures» (MS 2), at the First International Conference on Engineering and Applied Sciences Optimization (OPTI 2014), Island of Kos, Greece, 4-6 June 2014. Organizers: Vagelis Plevris and Panagiotis Asteris
  7. Guest Editor of the Special Issue on “Advances in Infilled Framed Structures: Experimental & Modelling Aspects” of the Open Construction & Building Technology Journal, ISSN: 1874-8368, Bentham Science Publishers Ltd
    [This issue comprises twenty (20) high-caliber scientific papers authored/co-authored by forty seven (47) outstanding researchers from nine (9) countries (Cyprus, Greece, Italy , Nederlands, UK, USA India, Iran, and Turkey), which were reviewed by sixty (60) referees.]

Patent:

Asteris, P.G., Vouthounis, P., Neofotistos G. C. (2002). «Metallic mould for the construction of monolithic structural units from prefabricated concrete elements,» Patent GR1003975, Hellenic Industrial Property Organisation, International Classification: E04G 17/00