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Charis Apostolopoulos

Charis Apostolopoulos
Patras University, Greece

Associate Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering and Aeronautics


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Selected Publications:

1. Rodopoulos, C. A., Apostolopoulos, C. (2016). Dynamic Protection Index Factor of concrete substrate for anti carbonation coating protection systems subjected to accelerated environmental loading. International Journal of Structural Integrity, 7 (2), 277–290. doi: 

2. Apostolopoulos, C. A., Diamantogiannis, G., Apostolopoulos, A. C. (2016). Assessment of the Mechanical Behavior in Dual-Phase Steel B400C, B450C, and B500B in a Marine Environment. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 28 (2), 04015097. doi: 

3. Diamantogiannis, G., Apostolopoulos, C. A., Nikolakopoulos, P. G. (2015). Mechanical Behavior of B500c Steel with an Aluminum Layer Coating in a Marine Environment. Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 27 (4), 04014155. doi: 

4. Apostolopoulos, C. A., Kappatos, V. (2013). Tensile properties of corroded embedded steel bars B500c in concrete. International Journal of Structural Integrity, 4 (2), 275–294. doi: 

5. Apostolopoulos, C. A., Demis, S., Papadakis, V. G. (2013). Chloride-induced corrosion of steel reinforcement – Mechanical performance and pit depth analysis. Construction and Building Materials, 38, 139–146. doi: 

6. Apostolopoulos, C. A., Moraitis, G. A., Watiti, V. B. (2012). Finite-element simulation of a beam-to-column connection with circle web opening. Proceedings of the Institution of Civil Engineers – Structures and Buildings, 165 (4), 209–215. doi: 

7. Papadopoulos, M. P., Apostolopoulos, C. A., Zervaki, A. D., Haidemenopoulos, G. N. (2011). Corrosion of exposed rebars, associated mechanical degradation and correlation with accelerated corrosion tests. Construction and Building Materials, 25 (8), 3367–3374. doi: