Selected Publications

Papadogianni V, Romeos A, Giannadakis A, Perrakis K, Panidis Th. (2020), Cone calorimeter and Thermogravimetric analysis of glass phenolic composites used in aircraft applications, Fire Technology, 56, pp.1253–1285, (DOI: 10.1007/s10694-019-00928-3)

Souflas, K., Perrakis, K., Koutmos, P. (2020), On the turbulent flow and pollutant emission characteristics of disk stabilized propane-air flames, under inlet mixture stratification and preheat, Fuel, 260, art. no. 116333, DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2019.116333

Aspragathos, N., Sartinas, E., Katsaros, D., Michos, S., Kanavos, A., Moulianitis, V.C., Dogkas, E., Koutmos, P., Paterakis, G., Souflas, K., Thanellas, G., Xanthopoulos, N., Lamprinou, N., Psarakis, E.Z. (2019), THEASIS system for early detection of wildfires in Greece: Preliminary results from its laboratory and small scale tests, 29th Annual Conference of the European Association for Education in Electrical and Information Engineering, EAEEIE 2019 – Proceedings, art. no. 9000445, DOI: 10.1109/EAEEIE46886.2019.9000445

Chen Bin, Zhou Zhifu, Panidis Th., Ekaterinaris J.A. (2019), Editorial foreword of the special issue of the 8th International Conference on Vortex Flow Mechanics (ICVFM2018), Aerospace Sci. Techn., 95 (105489) (DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2019.105489)

Giannadakis A., Naxakis A., Romeos A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2019), An Experimental Study on a Coaxial Flow with Inner Swirl: Vortex Evolution and Flow Field Mixing Attributes, Aerospace Sci. Techn., 94 (105373) (DOI: 10.1016/j.ast.2019.105373)

Lytras, I., Koutmos, P., Dogkas, E. (2019), Reduced Kinetic Models for Methane Flame Simulations, Combustion, Explosion and Shock Waves, 55 (2), pp. 132-147. , DOI: 10.1134/S0010508219020023

Mitsopoulos, E.P., Lytras, I., Koutmos, P. (2019), Large eddy simulations of premixed CH 4 bluff-body flames operating close to the lean limit using quasi-global chemistry and an algebraic chemiluminescence model, Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 33 (3-4), pp. 325-340. , DOI: 10.1007/s00162-019-00497-9

Paterakis, G., Politi, E., Koutmos, P. (2019), Experimental investigation of isothermal scalar mixing fields downstream of axisymmetric baffles under fully premixed or stratified inlet mixture conditions, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 108, pp. 1-15. , DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2019.05.018

Souflas, K., Psarakis, E.Z., Koutmos, P., Egolfopoulos, F.N. (2019), Low Cost Image Processing of Bunsen Flame Photography for Estimation of Flame Speeds, Combustion Science and Technology, 191 (7), pp. 1123-1138. , DOI: 10.1080/00102202.2018.1512105

Apostolopoulou N., Romeos A., Hinopoulos G., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2018), Considerations on Reaction to Fire Tests of Polyethylene Foam with a Cone Calorimeter Apparatus, J Fire Sci, 36 (3), pp. 240-255 (DOI: 10.1177/0734904118765606)

Banyon, C., Rodriguez-Henriquez, J.J., Paterakis, G., Malliotakis, Z., Souflas, K., Keramiotis, C., Vourliotakis, G., Mauss, F., Curran, H.J., Skevis, G., Koutmos, P., Founti, M. (2018), A comparative study of the effect of varied reaction environments on a swirl stabilized flame geometry via optical measurements, Fuel, 216, pp. 826-834. , DOI: 10.1016/j.fuel.2017.09.105

Dogkas, E., Mitsopoulos, E.P., Koutmos, P. (2018), Mixing and Combustion Performance of a Stratified Bluff Body Primary Zone Interacting with a Coannular Swirl-Induced Recirculation, Journal of Energy Engineering, 144 (4), art. no. 04018035, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000551

Naxakis A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2018), Experimental Study on Swirling Jets, Int Rev Mech Eng, 12 (6), pp. 533-539 (DOI: 10.15866/ireme.v12i6.14936)

Paterakis, G., Koutmos, P. (2018), Effect of Modulation of the Inlet Velocity and Equivalence Ratio Gradients on the Stabilization of Stratified Axisymmetric Bluff-Body Flames, Journal of Combustion, 2018, art. no. 6581345, DOI: 10.1155/2018/6581345

Souflas, K., Koutmos, P. (2018), On the non-reacting flow and mixing fields of an axisymmetric disk stabilizer, under inlet mixture stratification and preheat, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 99, pp. 357-366. , DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2018.08.008

Panidis Th., Schwab R., Pollard A. (2017), The role of vorticity in the near field development of sharp-edged, rectangular, wall jets, Int J Heat Fluid Flow, 67 B, pp. 3-22 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2017.06.010)

Souflas, K., Koutmos, P. (2017), Flow, Mixing, and Combustion Characteristics of High Velocity Ratio Plane Coaxial and Convoluted Trailing Edge Nozzles, Journal of Energy Engineering, 143 (2), art. no. 04016054, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000408

Vouros A.P., Vouros A.P., Panidis Th. (2017), Characteristics of Alternative Aviation Fuel Blends, Aerospace 4(2):18, pp. 1-15 (DOI: 10.3390/aerospace4020018).

Kalogirou I. D., Romeos A., Giannadakis A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2016), Flow patterns in an occluded artery with an “end to side” anastomosis model. A visualisation study, Int J Biol Biomed Eng, 10, pp. 159-167

Romeos A., Giannadakis A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2016), Co-Rotating Vortex Interaction, Aircr Eng Aerosp Tec, 88 (2), pp. 285 – 293 (DOI: 10.1108/AEAT-02-2015-0071).

Souflas, K., Paterakis, G., Koutmos, P. (2016), Investigation of disk-stabilized propane flames operated under stratified and vitiated inlet mixture conditions, Journal of Energy Engineering, 142 (2), art. no. E4015005, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000317

Vouros A., Vouros A., Panidis Th. (2016), Experimental study of a water-mist jet issuing normal to a heated flat plate, Thermal Sci 20 (2), pp. 473-482 (DOI: 10.2298/TSCI130514149V).

Karagiannaki, C., Paterakis, G., Souflas, K., Dogkas, E., Koutmos, P. (2015), Performance evaluation of a model swirl burner under premixed or stratified inlet mixture conditions, Journal of Energy Engineering, 141 (2), art. no. C4014010, DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)EY.1943-7897.0000242

Kavga A., Konstas I., Panidis Th. (2015), Assessment of infrared heating benefits in a production greenhouse, Appl Eng Agric, 31(1), pp. 143-151 (DOI: 10.13031/aea.31.10747).

Vouros A.P., Panidis Th., Pollard A., Schwab R.R. (2015), Near field vorticity distributions from a sharp-edged rectangular jet, Int J Heat Fluid Flow, 51, pp. 383–394 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2014.10.002).

Kaloudis E., Grigoriadis D.G.E., Papanicolaou E. and Panidis T. (2014), Large eddy simulation of thermocline flow phenomena and mixing during discharging of an initially homogeneous or stratified storage tank, Eur J Mech B-Fluid, 48, pp. 94-114 (DOI: 10.1016/j.euromechflu.2014.04.012).

Karagiannaki, C., Dogkas, E., Paterakis, G., Souflas, K., Psarakis, E.Z., Vasiliou, P., Koutmos, P. (2014), A comparison of the characteristics of disk stabilized lean propane flames operated under premixed or stratified inlet mixture conditions, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 59, pp. 264-274. , DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2014.04.002

Panidis T. (2014), Special issue devoted to 2nd EASN Workshop on Flight Physics and Propulsion (Editorial), Aircr Eng Aerosp Tec, 86(3) (DOI: 10.1108/AEAT-03-2014-0028).

Kaloudis E., Grigoriadis D.G.E., Papanicolaou E. and Panidis T. (2013), Large eddy simulations of turbulent mixed convection in the charging of a rectangular thermal storage tank, Int J Heat Fluid Flow, 44, pp. 776–791 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2013.10.007).

Paterakis, G., Souflas, K., Dogkas, E., Koutmos, P. (2013), A comparison of the characteristics of planar and axisymmetric bluff-body combustors operated under stratified inlet mixture conditions, Journal of Combustion, 2013, art. no. 860508, DOI: 10.1155/2013/860508

Vouros A., Panidis, Th. (2013), Turbulent Properties of a Low Reynolds Number, Axisymmetric, Pipe Jet, Exp. Thermal & Fluid Sci, 44, pp. 42–50 (DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2012.05.012).

Athanassopoulos N., Sikoutris D., Panidis T. and Kostopoulos V. (2012), Numerical investigation and experimental verification of the Joule heating effect of polyacrylonitrile based carbon fiber tows under high vacuum conditions, J Compos Mater 46 (18), pp. 2153-2165 (DOI: 10.1177/0021998311430159).

Kavga, A., Alexopoulos, G., Bontozoglou, V., Pantelakis, S., Panidis, Th. (2012), Experimental investigation of the energy needs for a conventionally and an infrared heated greenhouse, Adv Mech Eng, 4, 789515, pp. 1-16 (DOI: 10.1155/2012/789515).

Kavga, A., Alexopoulos, G., Panidis, Th. (2012), Experimental investigation of the potential of near infrared heating (NIR) in comparison to forced air heating, Acta Hortic, 927, pp. 765-772 (

Koutmos, P., Paterakis, G., Dogkas, E., Karagiannaki, C. (2012), The impact of variable inlet mixture stratification on flame topology and emissions performance of a premixer/swirl burner configuration, Journal of Combustion, 2012, art. no. 374089, DOI: 10.1155/2012/374089

Koutmos, P., Souflas, K. (2012), A study of slender bluff-body reacting wakes formed by concurrent or countercurrent fuel injection, Combustion Science and Technology, 184 (9), pp. 1343-1365. , DOI: 10.1080/00102202.2012.691583

Vouros A., Panidis Th. (2012), Statistical analysis of turbulent thermal free convection over a horizontal heated plate in an open top cavity, Exp Therm Fluid Sci, 36, pp. 44–55 (DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2011.08.002).

Xiouris, C.Z., Koutmos, P. (2012), Fluid dynamics modeling of a stratified disk burner in swirl co-flow, Applied Thermal Engineering, 35 (1), pp. 60-70. , DOI: 10.1016/j.applthermaleng.2011.10.007

Alnahhal, M., Cavo, A., Romeos, A., Perrakis, K., Panidis, Th. (2011), The effect of endplates and sidewalls on rectangular jets, Eur J Mech B-Fluid 30, pp. 451-465 (DOI: 10.1016/j.euromechflu.2011.04.003).

Kavga, A., Panidis, Th., Alexopoulos, G., Salahas, G., Bontozoglou, V. (2011), Experimental Investigation of the Energy Needs for a Conventionally and an Infrared (IR)-Heated Greenhouse, Acta Hortic (ISHS), 893, pp. 461-468 (

Panidis Th. (2011), The development of the structure of water – air bubble grid turbulence, Int J Multiphase Flow, 37, pp. 565–575 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2011.03.010).

Xiouris, C., Koutmos, P. (2011), An experimental investigation of the interaction of swirl flow with partially premixed disk stabilized propane flames, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 35 (6), pp. 1055-1066. , DOI: 10.1016/j.expthermflusci.2011.02.008

Marazioti P., Koutmos P. (2010) “Simulations of combustion roar in turbulent attached and lifted turbulent methane jet flames” Journal of Engineering Transactions, CAMES.

Xiouris Ch., Koutmos P. (2010) “A study of the interaction of swirl flow with annular partially premixed propane flames”, in Flow 2010, 12-13 November, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Nikokavouras N., Neofitidis G., Koutmos P. (2010) “Square cylinder reacting wake development under the influence of variable equivalence ratios”, in “Flow 2010”, November 12-13, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Bauer K., Panidis Th., Schmid U., Seidel H. (2010) “Strömungs – oder Wirbelmessfühler” (Micromachined Multi-Hot-Wire Vectorial Flow and Vorticity Probe), German Patent (EADS Deutschland GmbH, University of Patras): DE102008020874B4. [Patent linkRelated article]

Gertzos K., Caouris Y., Panidis Th. (2010) “Optimal design and placement of serpentine heat exchangers for indirect heat withdrawal, inside flat plate Integrated Collector Storage Solar Water Heaters (ICSSWH)”, Renewable Energy 35(8): 1741-1750. [Journal link]

Kavga A., Panidis Th., Alexopoulos G., Salahas G., Bontozoglou V. (2010) “Experimental Investigation of the Energy Needs for a Conventionally and an Infrared (IR)-Heated Greenhouse”, Acta Hort.: 1-8.

Romeos A., Lemonis G., Panidis Th. and Papailiou D.D. (2009) “Multisensor hot wire vorticity probe measurements of the formation field of two corotating vortices”, Flow Turbulence and Combustion 83(2): 152-303. [Journal link, Related articles 12]

Romeos A., Panidis Th. (2009)”The structure of velocity and vorticity flow fields in the near wake region of a corotating vortex pair”, ExHFT-7, 7th Word Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics Krakow, Poland June 28 – July 03, TUR-7: 2319-2326.

Kokkinos P.A., Zarkadis I.K., Panidis Th., Deligianni D.D. (2009) “Estimation of hydrodynamic shear stresses developed on human osteoblasts cultured on Ti-6Al-4V and strained by four point bending – Effects of mechanical loading to specific gene expression”, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Med. 20(3): 655-665. [Journal link]

Alnahhal M., Panidis Th. (2009) “The effect of sidewalls on a rectangular jet”, Exp. Thermal & Fluid Sci 33(5): 838-851. [Journal link]

Kavga A., Panidis Th., Bontozoglou V., Pantelakis S. (2009) “Infra-Red Heating of Greenhouses Revisited: An Experimental and Modeling Study”, Trans. ASABE 52(6): 2055-2065. [Journal link]

Kavga A., Pantelakis S., Panidis Th., Bontozoglou V. (2008) “Investigation of the potential of long wave radiation heating to reduce energy consumption for greenhouse heating”, Acta Hort. 801: 741-748. [Journal link]

Vouros A., Panidis T. (2008) “Influence of a Secondary, Parallel, Low Reynolds number, Round Jet on a Turbulent Axisymmetric Jet”, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 32(8): 1455-1467. [Journal linkRelated article]

Giannadakis A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2008) “A swirling jet under the influence of a coaxial flow”, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 32(8): 1548-1563. [Journal linkRelated article]

Cavo A., Lemonis G., Panidis Th., Papailiou D.D. (2007) “Performance of a 12-sensor vorticity probe in the near field of a rectangular turbulent jet”, Experiments in Fluids 43 (1): 17-30. [Journal linkRelated article]

Marazioti P., Koutmos P., Giannakis G. (2007) “A global oxidation scheme for propane-air combustion suitable for use into complex reacting flow computations”, Journal of Engineering Transactions, CAMES 55(4): 293-316.

Giannadakis A., Romeos A.,Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2007), “Characteristics of recirculating swirl flows” , European Combustion Meeting ECM 2007, 11-13 April, Chania, Greece.

Panagiotaras E., Mprouzas K., Koutmos P, (2006), “A study of water mist suppression of buoyant fires”, Proc. of “Flow 2006”, Patras, Greece.

Giannadakis A., Mavrilas D., Apostolakis E., Perrakis K. (2006) “An approach to study the flow field in a model of sequential stenosed human arteries”, Fifth World Congress of Biomechanics, Munich 2006- Journal of Biomechanics, 39(S1): S617.

Vouros A.P., Panidis Th., Papailiou D.D., Perrakis K.K. (2005) “The Structure of the Free Convection Thermal Field and the Interaction with a Fine Spray” 5th International Symposium on Multiphase Flow, Heat Mass Transfer and Energy Conversion, ISMF’05, 3-6 July, Xi’an, China.

Koutmos P, Papailiou D. and Bakrozis A. (2004) “Experimental and computational study of quare cylinder wakes with two-dimensional injection into the base flow region” Eur. J. Mech. B -Fluids 23: 353–365. [Journal link]

Giannadakis A., Romeos A., Vouros A., Perrakis K., Panidis Th. (2004) “Experimental Investigation of Confined Coaxial Swirl Flow” Joint Meeting of the Greek and Italian Sections of The Combustion Institute, Corfu, Greece, P24: 1-6.

Koutmos P., Giannakis G. (2003) “Numerical simulations of pool fires”, 3rd Int. Meeting of the Greek Section of the Combustion Institute, Patras, November 26-27: 33-S4.

Guo LJ, Li GJ, Chen B, Chen XJ, Papailiou DD, Panidis Th. (2002) “Study on gas-liquid two-phase spraying characteristics of nozzles for the humidification of smoke”, Exp. Thermal & Fluid Sci. 26(6-7): 715-722. [Journal link]

Panidis Th., Papailiou D. D. (2002) “Water – Air Bubble Grid Turbulence”, Chemical Engineering & Technology 25(4): 455-458. [Journal link]

Vouros A., Panidis Th., Papailiou D. (2001) “The Development of a Fine Spray Against a Thermally Stratified Atmosphere”, Proceedings of the 17th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems (ILASS – EUROPE), 2-6 September, Zurich : 675 – 680.

Koutmos P., Marazioti P. (2001) “Identification of local extinction topology in axisymmetric bluff-body diffusion flames with a reactedness-mixture fraction presumed PDF model”, Int. J. for Numerical Methods in Fluids 35: 939-959. [Journal link]

Marazioti P.E., Koutmos P. (2001) “Preliminary results from simulations of combustion roar in turbulent attached and lifted turbulent methane jet flames”, 4th European Conference on Noise Control, Euronoise 2001, Patras, January 14-17, Greece.

Koutmos P., Mavridis C. (2000) “A study of partial extinction and reignition effects in turbulent non-premixed jet flames of CH4 and CO/H2/N2 with a two-scalar reactedness-mixture fraction presumed PDF model”, Combustion Science and Technology 154: 31-55. [Journal link]

Panidis Th., Papailiou D. D. (2000) “The structure of two-phase grid turbulence in a rectangular channel: An experimental study”, Int. J. Multiphase Flow 26(8): 1369-1400. [Journal link]

Bakrozis A., Papailiou D., Koutmos P. (1999) “An experimental study of turbulent non-premixed reacting wakes past a 2D square cylinder”, Combustion and Flame 119: 291-306. [Journal link]