Makridis Sofoklis

Associate Professor (tenured)

Elected as Associate Professor on 1/10/2019

Materials Technology for Energy Applications

Phone: +30 264107-4224
E-mail: smakridis [at] upatras [dot] gr
Short CV

Personal website: http://energy-matters.weebly.com

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/sofoklis-makridis

 

Studies

Undergraduated Studies: Department of Physics, University of Ioannina (1999)
Postgraduated Studies: Department of Electrical and Computers Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2004)
Ph.D. Thesis: Synthesis and characterization of structural and magnetic properties of new intermetallic rare earth – transition metal compounds for high temperature permanent magnet applications

Publications Goglescholar: h=14, Citations >450

Publications Scopus: Documents:46, h=10, Citations 259

Books

  • S.S. Makridis, Chapter 1: Hydrogen absorption for storage in Book: Methane and Hydrogen for Energy Storage, Invited chapter by Senior Editor for Power & Energy with the Institution of Engineering & Technology (IET), edited by R. Carriveau & D.S-K. Ting, Turbulence & Energy Laboratory, University of Windsor, Canada. http://digital-library.theiet.org/content/books/po/pbpo101e, 2016.
  • G.E. Marnellos, C. Athanasiou, S.S. Makridis and E.S. Kikkinides, Invited chapter “Integration of Hydrogen Energy Technologies in Autonomous Power Systems”,  Book: Hydrogen-based Autonomous Power Systems, Techno-economic Analysis of the Integration of Hydrogen in Autonomous Power Systems,  Series: Power Systems, Zoulias, Emmanuel I. (Ed.), 2008, Approx. 190 p. 50 illus., Hardcover, ISBN: 978-1-84800-246-3, Springer-Verlag (London) Ltd (http://www.springer.com/engineering/power+engineering/book/978-1-84800-2...)
  • Sofoklis Makridis, “Introduction of Energy Management, pp. 157, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, 2005 – 2010.
  • Efstathios Kikkinides and Sofoklis Makridis, “Hydrogen Technologies”, pp. 196, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Western Macedonia, 2004 – 2010.
  • Sofoklis Makridis, “Materials Applications on Energy and Environmental Technologies”, to be published, Verizona Publishing Ltd, UK, 2019.

 

Selected Publications

  • EVANGELOS GKANAS, ALINA DAMIAN, ALEXANDRA IOANNIDOU, GEORGE STOIAN, NICOLETA LUPU, MARGARIT GJOKA, SOFOKLIS MAKRIDIS, “SYNTHESIS, CHARACTERISATION AND HYDROGEN SORPTION PROPERTIES OF MECHANICALLY ALLOYED MG(NI1-XMNX)2, MATERIALS TODAY ENERGY, VOLUME 13, SEPTEMBER 2019, PAGES 186-194
  • E.I. GKANAS, S.S. MAKRIDIS, "Thermal Management of a MgH2 cylindrical tank including the thermal coupling with an operating  SOFC during the dehydrogenation process", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 41(13):5693-5708, 2016.
  • JM BARANDIARAN, A MARTIN-CID, AM SCH?NH?BEL, JS GARITAONANDIA, M GJOKA, D NIARCHOS, SS MAKRIDIS, A PASKO, A AUBERT, F MAZALEYRAT, G HADJIPANAYIS, "NITROGENATION AND SINTERING OF (ND-ZR) FE10SI2 TETRAGONAL COMPOUNDS FOR PERMANENT MAGNETS APPLICATIONS", JOURNAL OF ALLOYS AND COMPOUNDS, VOLUME 784, PAGES 996-1002, HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.1016/J.JALLCOM.2019.01.044, 2019.
  • STAVROS LAZAROU, VASILIKI VITA, MARIA DIAMANTAKI, DIOTIMA KARANIKOLOU?KARRA, GEORGE FRAGOYIANNIS, SOFOKLIS MAKRIDIS, LAMBROS EKONOMOU, "A SIMULATED ROADMAP OF HYDROGEN TECHNOLOGY CONTRIBUTION TO CLIMATE CHANGE MITIGATION BASED ON REPRESENTATIVE CONCENTRATION PATHWAYS CONSIDERATIONS", ENERGY SCIENCE & ENGINEERING, WILEY, HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.1002/ESE3.194, 2018.
  • EVANGELOS I GKANAS, MARTIN KHZOUZ, GRIGORIOS PANAGAKOS, THOMAS STATHEROS, PANAGIOTA MIHALAKAKOU, GERASIMOS SIASIOS, GEORGIOS SKODRAS, SOFOKLIS S MAKRIDIS, "HYDROGENATION BEHAVIOR IN RECTANGULAR METAL HYDRIDE TANKS UNDER EFFECTIVE HEAT MANAGEMENT PROCESSES FOR GREEN BUILDING APPLICATIONS", ENERGY, VOLUME 142, PAGES 518-530, HTTPS://DOI.ORG/10.1016/J.ENERGY.2017.10.040, 2018
  • S.S. MAKRIDIS, E. GKANAS, G. PANAGAKOS, E.S. KIKKINIDES, A.K. STUBOS, P. WAGENER, S. BARCIKOWSKI, "Polymer-Stable Magnesium Nanocomposites Prepared by Laser Ablation for Efficient Hydrogen Storage", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 38(26): 11530-11535, 2013.
  • E.D. KOULTOUKIS, S.S. MAKRIDIS, E. PAVLIDOU, P. DE RANGO, A.K. STUBOS, "Investigation of ZrFe2-type materials for metal hydride hydrogen compressor systems by substituting Fe with Cr or V", International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 39(36): 21380-21385, 2014.

 

Research Interests

  • Hydrogen Storage and compression technology
  • Magnetic and smart materials
  • Materials and processes of hydrogen energy systems
  • Carbon capture (CO2)
  • Innovation and entrepreneurship on energy and environment
  • Stand-alone green systems

 

Courses

Materials Science and Technology
Chemical Physics-thermodynamics
Materials and Bioclimatic Architecture
Transport Phenomena
Environmental Physics II
Hydrogen Technology and CO2 Capture

 

 

 

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