#### DIMOS CHARMPIS

Broad research area: **Structural and Infrastructure Engineering**

Main topics of interest: Finite Element analysis, Reliability/Robustness assessment of structures and systems, Lifecycle performance of deteriorating structures, Structural optimization, Masonry structures, Building thermal performance

*“Improving the computational efficiency in finite element analysis of shells with uncertain properties”*,

**Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering**(Elsevier), 194(12-16), pp. 1447-1478, 2005.

N.D. Lagaros, D.C. Charmpis, M. Papadrakakis, *“An adaptive neural network strategy for improving the computational performance of evolutionary structural optimization”*, **Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering** (Elsevier), 194(30-33), pp. 3374-3393, 2005.

H.J. Pradlwarter, G.I. Schuëller, P.S. Koutsourelakis, D.C. Charmpis, *“Application of line sampling simulation method to reliability benchmark problems”*, **Structural Safety **(Elsevier), 29(3), pp. 208-221, 2007*.*

D.C. Charmpis, G.I. Schuëller, M.F. Pellissetti, *“The need for linking micromechanics of materials with stochastic finite elements: a challenge for materials science”*, **Computational Materials Science **(Elsevier), 41(1), pp. 27-37, 2007.

V. Papadopoulos, D.C. Charmpis, M. Papadrakakis, *“A computationally efficient method for the buckling analysis of shells with stochastic imperfections”*, **Computational Mechanics**(Springer), 43(5), pp. 687-700, 2009.

D.C. Charmpis, *“Incomplete factorization preconditioners for the iterative solution of Stochastic Finite Element equations”*, **Computers and Structures** (Elsevier), 88(3-4), pp. 178-188, 2010.

D.C. Charmpis, P. Komodromos, M.C. Phocas, *“Optimized earthquake response of multi-storey buildings with seismic isolation at various elevations”*, **Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics** (Wiley), 41(15), pp. 2289-2310, 2012.

V. Vavourakis, D. Loukidis, D.C. Charmpis, P. Papanastasiou, “A robust finite element approach for large deformation elastoplastic plane-strain problems”, **Finite Elements in Analysis and Design**(Elsevier), 77, pp. 1-15, 2013.

R. Illampas, I. Ioannou, D.C. Charmpis, *“Adobe bricks under compression: experimental investigation and derivation of stress-strain equation”*, **Construction and Building Materials**(Elsevier), 53, pp. 83-90, 2014.

R. Illampas, D.C. Charmpis, I. Ioannou, *“Laboratory testing and finite element simulation of the structural response of an adobe masonry building under horizontal loading”*, **Engineering Structures**(Elsevier), 80, pp. 362-376, 2014.

D.C. Charmpis, M.C. Phocas, P. Komodromos, *“Optimized retrofit of multi-storey buildings using seismic isolation at various elevations: assessment for several earthquake excitations”*, **Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering** (Springer), 13(9), pp. 2745-2768, 2015.

D.C. Charmpis, A. Kontogiannis, *“The cost of satisfying design requirements on progressive collapse resistance – Investigation based on structural optimization”*, **Structure and Infrastructure Engineering** (Taylor & Francis), 12(6), pp. 695-713, 2016.

G.S. Papavasileiou, D.C. Charmpis, *“Seismic design optimization of multi-storey steel-concrete composite buildings”*, **Computers and Structures** (Elsevier), 170, pp. 49-61, 2016.

R. Illampas, I. Ioannou, D.C. Charmpis, *‘Experimental assessment of adobe masonry assemblages under monotonic and loading-unloading compression’*, **Materials and Structures** (Springer/RILEM), 50(1), Article 79, pp. 1-18, 2017.

R. Illampas, R.A. Silva, D.C. Charmpis, P.B. Lourenço, I. Ioannou, *‘Validation of the repair effectiveness of clay-based grout injections by lateral load testing of an adobe model building’*, **Construction and Building Materials** (Elsevier), 153, pp. 174-184, 2017.

A. Kyriakidis, A. Michael, R. Illampas, D.C. Charmpis, I. Ioannou, *‘Thermal performance and embodied energy of standard and retrofitted wall systems encountered in Southern Europe’*, **Energy** (Elsevier), 161, pp. 1016-1027, 2018.

D.C. Charmpis, *‘The effect of correlations among random member properties on structural reliability’*, **Structures** (Elsevier), 19, pp. 463-475, 2019.

A. Kyriakidis, A. Michael, R. Illampas, D.C. Charmpis, I. Ioannou, *‘Comparative evaluation of a novel environmentally responsive modular wall system based on integrated quantitative and qualitative criteria’*, **Energy** (Elsevier), 188, Article 115966, pp. 1-12, 2019.

G.S. Papavasileiou, D.C. Charmpis, *‘Earthquake-resistant buildings with steel or composite columns: Comparative assessment using structural optimization’*, **Journal of Building Engineering** (Elsevier), 27, Article 100988, pp. 1-10, 2020.

G.S. Papavasileiou, D.C. Charmpis, N.D. Lagaros, *‘Optimized seismic retrofit of steel-concrete composite buildings’*, **Engineering Structures** (Elsevier), 213, Article 110573, pp. 1-12, 2020.

F. Alogdianakis, D.C. Charmpis, I. Balafas, *‘Macroscopic effect of distance from seacoast on bridge deterioration – Statistical assessment based on structural condition recordings’*, **Structures** (Elsevier), 27, pp. 319-329, 2020.

A.I. Ioannou, S.J. Pantazopoulou, M.F. Petrou, D.C. Charmpis, *‘Experimental investigation of ECC jackets for repair of pre-damaged R.C. members under monotonic loading’*, **Buildings** (MDPI), 11(5), Article 180, pp. 1-18, 2021.