Publications

Our scientific publications on Computational Methods, Mechanical Learning & Artificial Intelligence are reported in the following list. They cover a variety of applications, in engineering, medicine, business, new materials and computer systems.

  1. Nikolaos P. Bakas: Numerical solution for the extrapolation problem of analytic functions. Research, a Science Partner Journal, 2019, In Press.
  2. T. Dimopoulos and N. Bakas: An artificial intelligence algorithm analyzing 30 years of research in mass appraisals Rel. Int. J. Real Estate L. Plan., 2019, 2:10–27.
  3. T. Dimopoulos, H. Tyralis, N. P. Bakas, and D. Hadjimitsis: Accuracy measurement of Random Forests and Linear Regression for mass appraisal models that estimate the prices of residential apartments in Nicosia, Cyprus. Adv. Geosci. 2018, 45:377–382.
  4. Clóvis M Faggion, Robert S. Ware, Nikolaos Bakas, Jason Wasiak: An analysis of retractions of dental publications. Journal of Dentistry Sept. 2018; DOI: 10.1016/j.jdent.2018.09.002
  5. Nikolaos Bakas: Shear forces amplification due to torsion, explicit reliance on structural topology. Theoretical and numerical proofs using the Ratio of Torsion (ROT) concept. Structural Engineering & Mechanics 01/2017; 61(1):15-29., DOI:10.12989/sem.2017.61.1.015
  6. Clovis Mariano Faggion, Nikolaos P Bakas, Jason Wasiak: A survey of prevalence of narrative and systematic reviews in five major medical journals. BMC Medical Research Methodology 12/2017; 2017(17):176., DOI:10.1186/s12874-017-0453-y
  7. Nikolaos Bakas, Spyros Makridakis, Manolis Papadrakakis: Torsional parameters importance in the structural response of multiscale asymmetric-plan buildings. 03/2017; 6(1):55-74., DOI:10.12989/csm.2017.6.1.055
  8. John Bellos, Daniel J Inman, Nikolaos Bakas: Nature of Coupling in Non-conservative Distributed Parameter Systems Attached to External Damping Sources. Mathematics and Mechanics of Solids 06/2017;, DOI:10.1177/1081286517714022
  9. John Bellos, Nikolaos Bakas: Complete Analytical Solution for Linear Soil Pressure Distribution under Rigid Rectangular Spread Footings. International Journal of Geomechanics 01/2017; 17(7):04017005., DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)GM.1943-5622.0000874
  10. S. Makridakis, N. Bakas: Forecasting and uncertainty: A survey. 2016, DOI:10.3233/RDA-150114
  11. Chrysanthi G. Stathi, Nikolaos P. Bakas, Nikos D. Lagaros, Manolis Papadrakakis: Ratio of Torsion (ROT): An index for assessing the global induced torsion in plan irregular buildings. Earthquakes and Structures 07/2015; 9(1):145-171., DOI:10.12989/eas.2015.9.1.145
  12. Nikos D. Lagaros, Nikolaos Bakas, Manolis Papadrakakis: Optimum Design Approaches for Improving the Seismic Performance of 3D RC Buildings. Journal of Earthquake Engineering 03/2009; 13(3-3):345-363., DOI:10.1080/13632460802598594
  13. Nikolaos D. Lagaros, Manolis Papadrakakis, Nikolaos Bakas: Automatic minimization of the rigidity eccentricity of 3D reinforced concrete buildings. Journal of Earthquake Engineering 07/2006; 10(4-4):533-564., DOI:10.1080/13632460609350609
  14. Ch.C. Mitropoulou, N P Bakas, M Papadrakakis: Advances in design optimization of reinforced concrete structural systems, in Computational Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering. Computational Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering: Structures and Infrastructures Book Series, 01/2008: pages 477-506; Taylor & Francis.
  15. Thomas Dimopoulos and Nikolaos Bakas: Artificial Intelligence for Mass Appraisals of Residential Properties in Nicosia: Mathematical Modelling and Algorithmic Implementation. Seventh International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of the Environment, 18-21 March, 2019,  Paphos, Cyprus
  16. Aristomenis Kotsakis, Matthias Nübling, George Pelekanakis, Nikolaos Bakas, John Thanopoulos: The Greek COPSOQ v.3 Validation Study, a post crisis assessment of the Psychosocial Risks in Greece. 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Employability – Building Bridges between Science and Practice. 12-13 Sept 2018 Provinciehuis Flemish Brabant, Leuven, Belgium
  17. T. Dimopoulos and N. Bakas (invited speakers): Mass Appraisal Modelling for Apartments in Nicosia (dataset from 2007 to 2014) with Artificial Intelligence Algorithms. The Future of Valuations, October 2018, Ajax Hotel, Limassol, RICS CPD event.
  18. Vagelis Plevris, Nikolaos Bakas, Gro Markeset, John Bellos: Literature review of masonry structures under earthquake excitation utilizing machine learning algorithms. COMPDYN 2017 6th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, M. Papadrakakis, M. Fragiadakis (eds.), 15-17 June 2017, Rhodes Island, Greece; 10/2017, DOI:10.7712/120117.5598.18688
  19. Nikolaos Bakas, John Bellos: Theoretical and numerical findings on the redundant torsional stresses. 6th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 2017, Rhodes island, Greece; 06/2017
  20. John Bellos, Nikolaos Bakas, Carlo Castiglioni: Numerical aspects of incremental dynamic analysis for retrofitting existing industrial steel building utilizing SSCD dampers. 6th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rhodes Island; 06/2017
  21. T. Dimopoulos, N. P. Bakas, and D. G. Hadjimitsis, “Assessment of the comparable evidence from RE transactions in Cyprus; Numerical investigation of the deviation between Declared and Accepted price,” in Fifth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation, 2017.
  22. John Bellos, Nikolaos Bakas: High Computational Efficiency through Generic Analytical Formulation for Linear Soil Pressure Distribution of Rigid Spread Rectangular Footings. VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, Crete Island, Greece; 06/2016, DOI:10.13140/RG.2.1.3444.9526
  23. Nikolaos Bakas, John Bellos, Alper Kanyilmaz, Spyros Makridakis: Regression analysis vs genetic algorithms: computational efficiency assessment on the design of proindustry project SSDC isolators under Incremental dynamic loading. VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering; 06/2016
  24. Thomas Dimopoulos, Nikolaos Bakas, Diofantos G. Hadjimitsis: Introducing neural network techniques on property mass appraisal. Case study of 3 500 appartments comparable evidence in nicosia. Fourth International Conference on Remote Sensing and Geoinformation of Environment (RSCY2016) – CYPRUS – April 4-8, 2016; 04/2016
  25. Natia Anastasi, Nikolaos Bakas, Piero Tiano, Jay Stuart, Linda Wittig, Javier Royo, Laura Sanchez, Oana Cuzman, Katharina Richter: EcoCement: A Novel Composite Material For The Construction Industry. Identification Of An Optimal Recipe Using Neural Networks. VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering; 01/2016
  26. Dimitrios Antoniou, Katerina Liapi, Nikolaos Bakas, Ioakeim Liassides, Ioannis Georgiou, Nikolaos Varlagkas: Form Finding On Parametric Surfaces. Optimization and Correlations of Architectural Fluidity and Structural Response. VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering; 01/2016
  27. C. Stathi, N. Bakas, N. Lagaros, M. Papadrakakis: ROT INDEX FOR ASSESSING THE TORSIONAL EFFECT ON THE SEISMIC PERFORMANCE OF RC BUILDINGS. 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering; 01/2014, DOI:10.7712/120113.4670.C1741
  28. John Bellos, Nikolaos Bakas: Torsional design criteria in building codes and comparison with more accurate modeling using structural optimization tools. COMPDYN 2013 : 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering; 07/2013, DOI:10.13140/RG.2.1.2348.0488
  29. N. Bacas, N. Babouskos, F.T. Kokkinos, J.T. Katsikadelis: Influence of Infill Walls in the Dynamic Response of Buildings via a B.E. Modeling.. International Conference on Boundary Element Techniques BeTeq’09, July 22-24, Athens, Greece, Athens, Greece; 07/2009
  30. Papadrakakis M N.P. Bakas: A new method for assessing torsional effects in irregular buildings. COMPDYN 2009, Rhodes; 01/2009
  31. Nikos P Bakas, Nikos D Lagaros, Manolis Papadrakakis: Substratum Assesment Of Various Minimum Torsional Design Philosophies Via Structural Optimization Techniques. 8th. World Congress on Computational Mechanics (WCCM8) Venice, Italy; 01/2008
  32. N. Bakas, N.D. Lagaros, M. Papadrakakis: Assessment of Design Recommendations for Torsionally Unbalanced Structures Using Structural Optimization. The Ninth International Conference on Computational Structures Technology; 01/2008, DOI:10.4203/ccp.88.59
  33. Nikolaos Bakas, Papadrakakis Manolis: Assessment of design approaches for multi-storey RC buildings under earthquake loading, using evolutionary optimization algorithms. 8th HSTAM International Congress on Mechanics,Patras,12 – 14 July, 2007; 07/2007
  34. Nikolaos Bakas Papadrakakis, Manolis: Assessment of code’s torsional provisions using evolutionary optimization algorithms. COMPDYN 2007Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering; 01/2007
  35. Nikolaos Bakas, Papadrakakis Manolis: Βέλτιστος σχεδιασμός κτηρίων από Οπλισμένο Σκυρόδεμα υπό σεισμικές δράσεις. 15o Συνέδριο Σκυροδέματος, Αλεξανδρούπολη, Οκτώβριος 2006; 10/2006
  36. Manolis Papadrakakis, Dimos C. Charmpis, Michalis Fragiadakis, Charoula Mitropoulou, Nikos Bakas: Computational challenges in optimum structural design. 7th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel Los Angeles; 01/2006
  37. Nikos Bakas, Nikos D Lagaros, Manolis Papadrakakis: Earthquake Resistant Optimum Design of 3D Reinforced Concrete Buildings. 7th WCCM, Northwestern and UCLA universities, Los Angeles, California, USA; 01/2006
  38. N Bakas, ND Lagaros, M Papadrakakis: Minimizing the Torsional Response of RC Buildings Under Earthquake Loading. The First South-East European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Kragujevac, Serbia, June 28-30, 2006; 01/2006
  39. Manolis Papadrakakis, Michalis Fragiadakis, Dimos Charmpis, Yiannis Tsompanakis, Nikos Bakas: Seismic design procedures in the framework of evolutionary based structural optimization. III European Conference on Computational Mechanics, ECCM-Lisbon, Portugal; 01/2006
  40. Nikolaos Bakas, Papadrakakis Manolis: Optimum torsional performance of RC buildings under earthquake loading. First South-East European Conference on Computational Mechanics SEECCM-06Kragujevac, Serbia and Montenegro University of Kragujevac; 01/2006
  41. Nikolaos P Bakas: Optimum design of reinforced concrete buildings. National Technical University of Athens, 12/2011, Degree: PhD, Supervisor: Papadrakakis Manolis
  42. Nikolaos P Bakas: Shape and Topology Optimization of vertical resisting elements of 3D buildings under earthquake loading. National Technical University of Athens, 01/2005, Degree: Msc, Supervisor: Papadrakakis Manolis
  43. Nikolaos P Bakas: A Novel Boundary Element Decomposition Method for the assessment of the infill walls influence to the structural response of 3D buildings. National Technical University of Athens, 01/2003, Degree: Bsc, Supervisor: Katsikadelis Ioannis