Kalkanis Konstantinos


Office:  B114a2, Building B, Ancient Olive Grove Campus

Work Phone: +30 210 538-1574

Lab: Building and Industrial Energy Systems Lab

    • B124, Building B, Ancient Olive Grove Campus

Lab Phone: +30 210 538-1575


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Office hours: Tuesday 10:14:00 and Friday 10:00-11:00


Discipline: Engineering Mechanics with Emphasis on Renewable Energy Sources and Electrοmechanical Installations



2009 - PhD, School of Applied Mathematical & Physical Sciences, Sector of Mechanics. National Technical University of Athens.
2003 - Master’s Degree (MSc), Faculty of Engineering, Sector of Mechanical Engineering. University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom.
2002 - Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Engineering. Faculty of Engineering, Sector of Mechanical Engineering. University of Portsmouth, United Kingdom.


Research Interests

  • Design, formulation and application of programs and schemes for environmental quality.

  • Amplification and transfer of innovative techniques, methods, instruments and application mechanisms of buildings with application of renewable energy sources.

  • Non-destructive Methods. Investigation of composite material performance under loading. Structural repairs, experimental and analytical practices towards implementation.

  • Development of novel materials. Research in generating smart structures via structural health monitoring.

  • Digital manufacturing.

  • Metal 3D printing


Representative Publications

  • Experimental Control of Curing via Dielectric & Fibre Bragg Grating sensors for Composite Patch Repairs. K. Kalkanis, G. Tsamasphyros, G. Kanderakis, N. Pantelelis, M. Tur, G. Maistros, Y. Botsev. Sensor Lett. 9, 1265-1272 (2011)

  • Numerical and Experimental investigation for optimum placement of dielectric sensors to/into a damaged structure. K. Kalkanis, G. Tsamasphyros, Th. Papathanasiou, G. Kanderakis.Sensor Lett. 9, 1292-1297 (2011)

  • Experimental Control of Curing & Structural Health Monitoring for Composite Patch Repairs. K.Kalkanis, G. J. Tsamasphyros, G. N. Kanderakis, N. Pantelelis, G. Maistros, A. El. Tsovolos Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review 4 (1) (2011) 105-109

  • Composite structure repair scheme assessment Tsovolos, A. E.; Giannakopoulos, K. I.; Zhang, Z. Y.; Tsamasphyros, G. I.; Kanderakis, G. N.; Kalkanis, K.; Vouthounis, P.; Katerelos, D. T. G.; Dhakal, H. N. Sensor Letters, Volume 13, Number 5, May 2015, pp. 405-410(6) American Scientific Publishers.

  • Experimental Monitoring of Patch Repaired Composite Structures under Curing. Tsovolos, A. E.; Zhang, Z. Y.; Kalkanis, K.; Tsamasphyros, G. I.; Kanderakis, G. N.; Giannakopoulos, K. I.; Botsev, Y.; Tur, M.; Kressel, I.; Dhakal, H. N.; Katerelos, D. T. G. Sensor Letters, Volume 13, Number 5, May 2015, pp. 419-422(4) American Scientific Publishers

  • Psomopoulos, C.S.; Kalkanis, K.; Kaminaris, S.; Ioannidis, G.C.; Pachos, P. A Review of the Potential for the Recovery of Wind Turbine Blade Waste Materials. Recycling 2019, 4, 7.

  • Kyriakis, E.; Psomopoulos, C.; Kalkanis, K. Investigating the Correlation of Purchase Power Parity (PPP) with the Adopted Waste Management Method in EU28. Soc. Sci. 2019, 8, 162.

  • S. Metaxa, K. Kalkanis, C.S. Psomopoulos, S.D. Kaminaris, G. Ioannidis, A review of structural health monitoring methods for composite materials, Procedia Structural Integrity, Volume 22, 2019, Pages 369-375, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.prostr.2020.01.046.


Undergratuate Courses

  • Administration & Management of Technical Works (EEE.3.7)
  • Engineering Mechanics (EEE.4.3)
  • Thermodynamics & Heat Transfer Principles (EEE.6.7)
  • Mechanical Installations for Buildings (EEE.9-1.8)


Postgratuate Courses

 MSc “Management and Optimization of Energy systems”


Curriculum Vitae


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