Participation in 7th Pan-Hellenic Conf. on Metallic Materials, Athens, 11–13 December 2019

By siteadmin — In News — December 13, 2019




ELKEME team members, Dr. G. Pantazopoulos, Dr. S. Papaefthymiou, Dr. A. Toulfatzis, Ms. Bouzouni, Mr. E. Gavalas, Ms. S. Papadopoulou, Dr. A. Vazdirvanidis, Ms. M. Katsivarda participated to the 7th Pan-Hellenic Conference on Metallic Materials, which was held in Athens, December 11-13, 2019.  They contributed to the presentation of various papers in oral and poster sessions of the Conference. Specific areas of interest were including Physical Metallurgy-Heat Treatment, Modeling-Simulation, Mechanical Behavior, Failure Analysis, Corrosion and Wear, etc. More specifically, the contributed papers are shown below:


  1. Effect of Ultra-Fast Heat Treatment on the Formation of Multiphase Microstructure in CrMo Steel [A. Banis, M. Bouzouni, S. Papaefthymiou].
  2. Mesh Sensitivity Analysis on Implicit and Explicit Method for Rolling Simulation [E. Gavalas, I. Pressas, S. Papaefthymiou].
  3. Modeling of Crucial Process Parameters of Special Steels Continuous Casting [Μ. Bouzouni, P. Sismanis, S. Papaefthymiou].
  4. Rotary Friction Welding of Dissimilar Metal Pipes (AISI304/AA6060-T6). [Α. Tsoumpas, Α. Vazdirvanidis, Α. Markopoulos].
  5. Examination of embrittlement due to hydrogen diffusion in dissimilar Al alloy welds (FSW). [E. P. Kyriakopoulou, C. N. Farantos, G. D. Beldekos, A. G. Markoulis, C. A. Xanthis, A. Vazdirvanidis, I. V. Chatzidouros, D. I. Pantelis].
  6. Effect of Ultra – Fast Heating on the Microstructure Evolution of a  Dual Phase Steel. [A. Banis, E. Hernandez Duran, V. Bliznuk, I. Sabirov, R. H. Petrov, S. Papaefthymiou].
  7. Optimization of Cooling Conditions in DC casting on Cu – Fe – P Alloy  using Finite Element Modeling [S. Papaefthymiou, F. Aslanis, E. Gavalas, N. Marinakis].
  8. Prediction of Plate Crown during Aluminum Hot Flat Rolling by Finite Element Modeling [E. Gavalas, S. Papaefthymiou].
  9. Simulation of Particle Dissolution during Homogenization in Cu–Fe–P Alloy [Μ. Bouzouni, Ε. Gavalas, S. Papaefthymiou].
  10. Investigation of Aging Behavior of a Cu-Ni-Si Rolled Alloy [P. Stavroulakis, A. Toulfatzis, A. Vazdirvanidis, G. Pantazopoulos, S. Papaefthymiou].
  11. Homogenization Study of As Cast 6063 Aluminum Alloy Billets and Examination of the Effect of Cooling Rate on the Resulting Microstructure [M. Katsivarda, A. Vazdirvanidis, G. Pantazopoulos, N. Kolioubas, S. Papadopoulou, A. Rikos, E. Spiropoulou, S. Papaefthymiou].
  12. Texture and Anisotropy Evolution of AA 5182 through Hot, Cold Rolling and Final Annealing [Α. Kontopoulou, Ε. Gavalas, Σ. Papadopoulou, Α. Vazdirvanidis, S. Papaefthymiou].
  13. Microstructural Analysis of HSLA Steel Resistant in Hydrogen Induced Cracking [Κ. Gounari, Μ. Bouzouni, Ι. Gkourousis, Α. Tazedakis, S. Papaefthymiou].


  1. Machinability of Heat Treated Lead – Free Brass Alloys [A. Toulfatzis, G. Pantazopoulos, C. David, D. Sagris, A. Paipetis].

Ms. M. Katsivarda received the 3rd prize in the field of Materials Science and Engineering in the frame of National Competition for Master Thesis Award organized by Hellenic Metallurgical Society.

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