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Dr. Nicholas Markatos

Dr. Nicholas Markatos

Visiting Professor

Office Number: 219L
Office Phone: 4423 0228


 

 

Education

Ph.D. Imperial College London, 1974, UK
MBA Athens School of Economics, 1969, Greece
Diploma in Engineering, M.Sc. National Technical University of Athens, 1967, Greece

Experience

2016-present: Visiting Professor, Chemical Engineering Program, Texas A&M University at Qatar, Qatar

2012-present: Professor Emeritus and Director of Computational Fluid Dynamics Unit, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

2011-present: Professor Emeritus, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

2006-2010: Department Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

September 2001 – September 2011: Visiting Professor, University of Surrey, UK

September 2001 – September 2002: Senior Visitor and Bye-Fellow, Selwyn College, Applied Mathematics and Theoretical Physics, University of Cambridge, UK

September 1991 – September 1997: Rector, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

September 1990 – September 1994: Department Head, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece

May 1985 – Aug. 2011: Professor, Department of Chemical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece 

January 1980 – July 1986: Professor and Co-director, Centre of Numerical Modelling and Process Analysis, School of Mathematics and Scientific Computing, University of Greenwich, UK

December 1973 – October 1974: Research Fellow, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College London, UK

Awards

May 1996 — Doctor Honoris Causa, Univ.of Chem. Technology and Metallurgy, Sofia, Bulgaria 

June 1994 — Empirikeion Award 

July 1980 — NASA Certificate of Recognition for the development of innovative technology

June 1967 — Thomaidion Award

June 1967 — Chryssovergeion Award

January 1966 — Scholarship: Petzetakis Foundation 

June 1965 — Thomaidion Award

January 1965 — Scholarship: State Scholarship Council 

January 1964 — Scholarship: State Scholarship Council 

Publications

 

S. P. Kourniotis, C. T. Kiranoudis, N. C. Markatos: Chemical Accidents Databases - There are still lessons to be learned..

C. D. Argyropoulos, N. C. Markatos: Recent advances on the numerical modelling of turbulent flows. Applied Mathematical Modelling 01/2015; 39(2):pp.693-732. DOI:10.1016/j.apm.2014.07.001

S.G. Giannissi, A.G. Venetsanos, N. Markatos, J.G. Bartzis: CFD modeling of hydrogen dispersion under cryogenic release conditions. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 09/2014; 39(28):15851–15863. DOI:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.07.042 

I.C. Tolias, A.G. Venetsanos, N. Markatos, C.T. Kiranoudis: CFD modeling of hydrogen deflagration in a tunnel. International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 04/2014; DOI:10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.03.232

T C Xenidou, A G Boudouvis, N C Markatos: AN EFFICIENT METHODOLOGY FOR INTEGRATED COMPUTER-AIDED DESIGN OF CVD REACTORS: AN APPLICATION IN TUNGSTEN/CARBON CODEPOSITION. 

E. D. Mehleri, H Sarimveis, N. C. Markatos, L. G. Papageorgiou: Optimal design and operation of distributed energy systems: Application to Greek residential sector. Renewable Energy 03/2013; 51:331-342. DOI:10.1016/j.renene.2012.09.009 

S. G. Giannissi, A.G. Venetsanos, N. Markatos, J. G. Bartzis: Numerical simulation of LNG dispersion under two-phase release conditions. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries 01/2013; 26(1):245–254. DOI:10.1016/j.jlp.2012.11.010

D. P. Karadimou, N. C. Markatos: A novel flow oriented discretization scheme for reducing false diffusion in three dimensional (3D) flows: An application in the indoor environment, Atmospheric Environment 61, 327-339.. Atmospheric Environment 12/2012; 61:327-339. DOI:10.1016/j.atmosenv.2012.07.033 

Eugenia D Mehleri, Haralambos Sarimveis, Nikolaos C Markatos, Lazaros G Papageorgiou: A mathematical programming approach for optimal design of distributed energy systems at the neighbourhood level. Energy 08/2012; 44(1):96-104. DOI:10.1016/j.energy.2012.02.009 

Nektarios Koutsourakis, John G. Bartzis, Nicolas C. Markatos: Evaluation of Reynolds stress, k-ε and RNG k-ε turbulence models in street canyon flows using various experimental datasets. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 08/2012; 12(4). DOI:10.1007/s10652-012-9240-9 

G. M. Stavrakakis, N. M. Tomazinakis, N. C. Markatos: Modified ‘closure’ constants of the Standard k–ε turbulence model for the prediction of wind-induced natural ventilation. Building Service Engineering 08/2012; 33(3):241-261. DOI:10.1177/0143624411407950 

C. D. Argyropoulos, M. N. Christolis, Z Nivolianitou, N. C. Markatos: A hazards assessment methodology for large liquid hydrocarbon fuel tanks. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries 03/2012; 25(2). DOI:10.1016/j.jlp.2011.12.003 

Nikos C. Markatos: Dynamic computer modeling of environmental systems for decision making, risk assessment and design. Asia-Pacific Journal of Chemical Engineering 03/2012; 7(2). DOI:10.1002/apj.654

N.Koutsourakis, J.G.Bartzis, N.C.Markatos: Evaluation of Reynolds Stress , k-ε and RNG k-ε turbulence models in street canyon flows using various experimental datasets. Environmental Fluid Mechanics 01/2012; 12(4):379-403

G. M. Stavrakakis, P. L. Zervas, H. Sarimveis, N. C. Markatos: Optimization of window-openings design for thermal comfort in naturally ventilated buildings. Applied Mathematical Modelling 01/2012; 36:193-211. DOI:10.1016/j.apm.2011.05.052

N.C Markatos, D.P.Karadimou: A novel flow-oriented discretization scheme for reducing false diffusion in three-dimensional flows An application in the indoor environment. Atmospheric Environment 01/2012; 61:327-339

C.D.Argyropoulos, M.N.Christolis, Z.Nivolianitou, N.C.Markatos: A Hazards Assessment Methodology for large liquid hydrocarbon fuel tanks. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries 01/2012; 25:329-335

S. J. Karabelas, N. C. Markatos: Aerodynamics of Fixed and Rotating Spoked Cycling Wheels. Journal of Fluids Engineering 01/2012; 134(1):011102. DOI:10.1115/1.4005691

Zoe Nivolianitou, Christos Argyropoulos, Michael Christolis, Nicolas Markatos: A Methodology for the Hazard Assessment in large Hydrocarbon Fuel Tanks. Chemical Engineering Transactions 01/2012; vol.26:171-176

E D Mehleri, L G Papageorgiou, N C Markatos, H Sarimveis: A Model Predictive Control Framework for Residential Microgrids. Computer Aided Chemical Engineering 01/2012; 30:327-331. DOI:10.1016/B978-0-444-59519-5.50066-6 

S.J.Karabelas, N.C.Markatos: Aerodynamics of Fixed and Rotating Spoked Cycling Wheels. Journal of Fluids Engineering 01/2012; Vol.134:011102-1-011102-14

C.D.Argyropoulos M.N.Christolis Z.Nivolianitou N.C.Markatos: A hazards assessment methodology for large liquid hydrocarbon fuel tanks. Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries 01/2012; 25(2):329-335

S. J. Karabelas, B. C. Koumroglou, C. D. Argyropoulos, N. C. Markatos: High Reynolds number turbulent flow past a rotating cylinder. Applied Mathematical Modelling 01/2012; 36(1):379–398. DOI:10.1016/j.apm.2011.07.032