Panos D. Kiousis

Associate Professor of Structural Engineering

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bulletPanos D. Kiousis.
bulletAssociate Professor.
bulletDepartment of Civil and Environmental Engineering
bulletColorado School of Mines.
bulletGolden CO 80401.

Biography

Professor Kiousis, received his Civil Engineering Diploma (5 year program) from Democritus University of Thrace, Greece, in 1980. He came to the United States in 1981 with a Fulbright Scholarship and obtained his Ph.D. from Louisiana State University in 1985. He joined Colorado School of Mines in January 2000.  Before that, he taught Structural Engineering, Engineering Mechanics, Finite Elements, and Geomechanics at the Department of Civil Engineering and Engineering Mechanics at the University of Arizona.

Classes Taught

Undergraduate
Statics; Mechanics of Materials; Numerical Methods in Civil Engineering; Structural Analysis, Soil Engineering; Civil Engineering Design; Introduction to Finite Element Methods; Advanced Mechanics of Materials; Foundation Engineering; Concrete Design.

Graduate
Advanced Finite Element Analysis; Plasticity Theory and Applications; Matrix Methods in Structural Mechanics; Special Topics in Geoenvironmental Engineering; Numerical Methods in Geotechnical Engineering and Soil Structure Interaction; Advanced Soil Mechanics; Advanced Foundation Engineering, Advanced Structural Analysis, Advanced Concrete Design, Dynamics of Structures and Soils, Structural Dynamics, Advanced Concrete Mix Design.

Awards and Distinctions

bullet2007 Outstanding Civil Engineering Faculty Member Selected by the Colorado School of Mines Graduate Students.
bullet1999 Outstanding Professor of the Year. ASCE Student Chapter of the University of Arizona.
bullet1999 Outstanding Faculty Member. Presented for exceptional performance rendered during the graduating classes' years in Civil Engineering. University of Arizona.
bullet1996 Outstanding Faculty Member. Presented for exceptional performance rendered during the graduating classes' years in Civil Engineering. University of Arizona.
bullet1996 El Paso Natural Gas Foundation. Faculty Achievement Award. In Recognition of Excellence in Teaching and Scholarship
bullet1996 College of Engineering and Mines. Recognition of Excellence at the Student Interface.
bullet1994 Outstanding Professor of the Year. ASCE Student Chapter of the University of Arizona.
bullet1992 Outstanding Professor of the Year. ASCE Student Chapter of the University of Arizona.
bullet1991 Outstanding Professor of the Year. ASCE Student Chapter of the University of Arizona.
bullet1990 Outstanding Professor of the Year. ASCE Student Chapter of the University of Arizona.
bullet1990 Outstanding Faculty Member. Presented for exceptional performance rendered during the graduating classes' years in Civil Engineering. University of Arizona.
bullet1981 - 1985. Fulbright Scholarship. Selected as one of eight recipients in a nationwide competition in Greece.

Current Research Interest

Currently, Professor Kiousis concentrates his interests in the following fields:

bulletSelf Consolidating and High Performance Concrete.
bulletDesign, health monitoring, and evaluation of Wind Turbine Towers.
bulletEarthquake engineering.
bulletStructural Controls.
bulletBridge Health Evaluation.
bulletStructural Optimization.
bulletUse of Fiber Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Composites to Strengthen/Repair Structures.
bulletFinite Elements.
bulletInelastic Constitutive Modeling.
bulletInterface Characteristics of Dissimilar Materials.

Selected Publications

bullet"A nonlinear model for ultimate analysis and design of reinforced concrete structures," K. Morfidis, P. D. Kiousis and H. Xenidis, Computers and Concrete, Vol. 14, No. 6, pp. 695-710, 2014.
bullet"Finite Element Analyses of Mechanically Stabilized Earth Walls Subjected to Midlevel Seismic Loads," R. M. Walthall, J. Wang, P. D. Kiousis, and A. Khan, ASCE Journal of Performance of Constructed Facilities, Vol. 27, No. 2, pp171-180, 2013.
bullet"Effects of Recycled Concrete Aggregates on the Compressive and Shear Strength of High-Strength Self-Consolidating Concrete," C. G. Fakitsas, P. E. A. Papakonstantinou,  P. D. Kiousis, and A. Savva, ASCE Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, Vol 24, No. 4, pp 356-361, 2012.
bullet "Truss Modeling of Concrete Columns in Compression," Panos D. Kiousis, P. G. Papadopoulos, H. Xenidis, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 136, No.8, pp 1006-1014, 2010.
bullet "Thin Wall Applications of Self-Consolidating Concrete," Brent L. Whitcomb and Panos. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 21, No 10, pp 587-593, 2009.
bullet "Analytical modeling of Plastic Behaviour of Uniformly FRP Confined Concrete Members." Theodoros C. Rousakis, Athanasios I. Karabinis, Panos D. Kiousis and Ralejs Tepfers, Composites Part B: Engineering Journal. Vol. 39, 2008, pp 1104-1113.
bullet "Bending Ductility of Rectangular High Strength Concrete Columns," Jonathan. M. Woods, Panos D. Kiousis, Mohammad R. Ehsani, Hamid Saadatmanesh3, and Wolfgang Fritz, Engineering Structures, Volume 29, Issue 8, pp 1783-1790, 2007.
bullet "A Resetting Stiffness Dynamic Controller and its Bench-Scale Implementation," Josh Erramouspe, Panos D. Kiousis, Richard Christenson, and Tyrone Vincent, Engineering Structures, Vol. 29, No 10, Oct 2007, pp 2602-2610.
bullet "Design Optimization of Reinforced Concrete Structures," Andres Guerra and Panos D. Kiousis, Computers and Concrete, Vol. 3, No.5 (Oct. 2006), pp 313-334.
bullet "Elastoplastic Medium for Foundation Settlements and Monotonic Soil-Structure Interaction under Combined Loadings," Dawn E. Conniff and Panos D. Kiousis, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 31 pp.789-807, 2007.
bullet "FRP-confined concrete members: Axial compression experiments and plasticity modeling," Theodoros C. Rousakis, Athanasios I. Karabinis and Panos D. Kiousis,  Engineering Structures, Volume 29, Issue 7, pp 1343-1353, 2007.
bullet "A Least-Squares Finite Element Evaluation of Flow Nets," Panos D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical and Geoenvironmental Engineering, Vol. 128, No. 8, pp. 699-701. 2002.
bullet "Plasticity Model for Reinforced Concrete Elements Subjected to Overloads", A. I. Karabinis and P. D. Kiousis ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 27, No. 11, pp. 1251-1256, 2001
bullet "Confinement Effects on High Strength Concrete," Hong Mei, Panos D. Kiousis, Mohammad R. Ehsani, and Hamid Saadatmanesh, ACI Structural Journal, Vol. 98, No. 4, pp. 548-553, 2001.
bullet Nitrate Electromigration in Sandy Soil in the Presence of Hydraulic Flow," N. Eid, D. Larson, D. Slack, and P. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Irrigation and Drainage Engineering, Vol. 125, No. 1, pp. 7-11, 1999.
bullet "An Innovative Technique to Braze High Thermal Conductivity 1-D C-C Composites to Dispersion Strengthened Copper," S. Guha, P. D. Kiousis, R. Loutfy, Accepted for Publication, Metallurgical Transactions A, 1998.
bullet "Behavior of Cemented Sands, Part I : Testing," A.A. Abdulla and P. D. Kiousis, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 21, pp. 533-547, 1997.
bullet "Behavior of Cemented Sands, Part II : Modeling," A.A. Abdulla and P. D. Kiousis, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 21, pp. 549-568, 1997.
bullet "Strength and Ductility of Rectangular Concrete Columns: A Plasticity Approach," A. Karabinis and P.D. Kiousis, ASCE, Journal of Structural Engineering: ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 122, No. 3 pp. 267-274, March 1996.
bullet "Plasticity computations for the design of the ductility of circular concrete columns", A. Karabinis and P. D. Kiousis, International Journal of Computers and Structures, Vol. 60, No. 5, pp. 825-835, 1996.
bullet "Design of Low Residual Stress Joints between 3D CC Composites and Glidcop Copper for Divertor Applications", Guha, S., Kiousis, P.D., Loutfy, R. and Watson, R. D., Journal of Nuclear Materials, Vol. 219, pp. 36-52, 1995.
bullet "Effects of Confinement on Concrete Columns: A Plasticity Theory Approach" A. Karabinis and P. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 120, No. 9, pp. 2747-2767, Sept. 1994.
bullet "Associative Plasticity for Dilatant Soils", P. D. Kiousis and A. A. Abdulla, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 118, No 4, pp. 763-785, April 1992.
bullet "Hierarchical Single-Surface Model for Static and Cyclic Behavior of Interfaces" N. Navayogarajah, C. S. Desai, and P. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Engineering Mechanics, Vol. 118, No. 5, pp. 990-1011, May 1992.
bullet "Parallel Multisplitting, Block-Jacobi Type Solutions of Linear Systems of Equations", Y. S. Roditis, and Panos D. Kiousis, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, Vol. 29, pp. 619-623 (1990).
bullet "Finite Strain Analysis of the Pressuremeter Test", G. Z. Voyiadjis, M. T. Tumay and P. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol. 116, No. 6, pp. June 1990.
bullet "A Large Strain Theory and its Application in the Analysis of the Cone Penetration Mechanism", Panos D. Kiousis, G. Z. Voyiadjis, and M. T. Tumay, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, Vol. 12, No. 1 pp. 45-60, 1988.
bullet "A Note on the Reference Frame Indifference", Panos D. Kiousis, and G. Z. Voyiadjis, Acta Mechanica, Vol. 74, pp. 203-208, 1988.
bullet "Stress Rate and the Lagrangian Formulation of the Finite-Strain Plasticity for a von Mises Kinematic Hardening Model", G. Z. Voyiadjis and P. D. Kiousis, Solids and Structures, Vol 23, No. 1, pp. 95-109, 1987.
bullet "Strain Space Approach to Softening Plasticity", Panos D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, Vol. 113, No. 2, pp. 210-221, 1987.
bullet "Load - Settlement Relation for Axially Loaded Piles", Panos D. Kiousis, and A. S. E. Elansary, ASCE Journal of Geotechnical Engineering, Vol.113, No. 6, pp. 655-661 1987.
bullet "A Large Strain Theory for the Two Dimensional Problems in Geomechanics" P. D. Kiousis, G. Z. Voyiadjis, M. T. Tumay, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical Methods in Geomechanics, 1986, Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 17-39.
bullet "Finite Strain, Elasto-Plastic Solution for Contact Problems", G. Z. Voyiadjis, A. A. Poe, and P. D. Kiousis, ASCE Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, 1986, Vol. 112, No. 3, pp. 273-292.
bullet "Analysis of Residual Stresses in Cylindrically Anisotropic Materials" G. Z. Voyiadjis, P. D. Kiousis, and C. S. Hartley, Experimental Mechanics, 1985, Vol. 25, No. 2, pp. 145-147.
bullet "A Lagrangian Continuum Theory for Saturated Porous Media", P. D. Kiousis and G. Z. Voyiadjis, ASCE Journal of the Engineering Mechanics Division, 1985, Vol. 111, No. 10, pp. 1277-1288.

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