

PeerReviewed
Journal Articles
 Wei, Y., J.J. BarradasBerglind, Z. Yu, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana & A.I. Vakis, FrequencyDomain Hydrodynamic Modelling of Dense and Sparse Arrays of Wave Energy Converters, Renewable Energy (IF 3.404), Accepted
 BarradasBerglind, J.J., H.T. Dijkstra, Y. Wei, M. van Rooij, H. Meijer, W.A. Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Revenue maximization and storage utilization for the Ocean Grazer wave energy converter: a Sensitivity Analysis, IET Renewable Power Generation (IF 2.635), Accepted
 Vakis,
A.I., V.A. Yastrebov, J. Scheibert, L. Nicola, D. Dini, C. Minfray, A.
Almqvist, M. Paggi, S. Lee, G. Limbert, J.F. Molinari, G. Anciaux, S.
Echeverri Restrepo, A. Papangelo, A. Cammarata, P. Nicolini, R.
Aghababei, C. Putignano, S. Stupkiewicz, J. Lengiewicz, G. Costagliola,
F. Bosia, R. Guarino, N.M. Pugno, G. Carbone, M.H. Müser & M.
Ciavarella, Modeling and Simulation in Tribology Across Scales: an Overview, Tribology International (IF 2.259), 2018, 123(131) (Invited paper)
 Mokkaber, T., L.Q. Lu, P. van Rijn, A.I. Vakis & Y.T. Pei, Crystal growth mechanism of calcium phosphate coatings on titanium by electrochemical deposition, Surface and Coatings Technology (IF 2.589), 334, 2018
 Müser, M.H., W.B. Dapp, R. Bugnicourt, P. Sainsot, N. Lesaffre,
T.A. Lubrecht, B.N.J. Persson, K. Harris, A. Bennett, K. Schulze, S.
Rohde, P. Ifju, W.G. Sawyer, T. Angelini, H. Ashtari Esfahani, M.
Kadkhodaei, S. Akbarzadeh, J.J. Wu, G. Vorlaufer, A. Vernes, S.
Solhjoo, A.I. Vakis, R.L. Jackson, Y. Xu, J. Streator, A. Rostami, D.
Dini, S. Medina, G. Carbone, F. Bottiglione, L. Afferrante, J. Monti,
L. Pastewka, M.O. Robbins & J.A. Greenwood, Meeting the ContactMechanics Challenge, Tribology Letters (IF 1.758), 2017, 65(4)
 Song, H., A.I. Vakis, X. Liu & E. van der Giessen, Statistical model of rough surface contact accounting for size dependent plasticity and asperity interaction, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids (IF 3.875), 2017, 106
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Surface roughness of gold substrates at the nanoscale: an atomistic simulation study, Tribology International (IF 2.259), 2017, 115
 Wei, Y., J.J. BarradasBerglind, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana & A.I. Vakis, Investigating the Adaptability of the MultiPump MultiPiston Power TakeOff System for a Novel Wave Energy Converter, Renewable Energy (IF 3.404), 2017, 111
 Solhjoo,
S., A.I. Vakis & Y.T. Pei, Two
phenomenological models to predict the single peak flow stress curves
up to the
peak during hot deformation, Mechanics of Materials (IF 2.636), 2016, 105
 Solhjoo,
S. & A.I. Vakis, Continuum
mechanics at the atomic scale: Insights into nonadhesive contacts
using
molecular dynamics simulations, Journal of Applied Physics (IF 2.101),
2016, 120(21)
 Vakis, A.I. & J.S. Anagnostopoulos, Mechanical design and modeling of a
singlepiston pump for the novel power takeoff system of a wave energy
converter, Renewable Energy (IF 3.404), 2016, 96(Part A)
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Definition and detection of contact in
atomistic simulations, Computational Materials Science (IF 2.086), 2015,
109
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Single asperity nanocontacts: comparison
between molecular dynamics simulations and continuum mechanics models,
Computational Materials Science (IF 2.086), 2015, 99
 Chowdhury, S., A.I. Vakis & A.A. Polycarpou, Optimization of molecularly thin lubricant
to improve bearing capacity at the headdisk interface,
Microsystem Technologies (IF 0.974), 2015, 21(7)
 Vakis, A.I., Asperity interaction and substrate
deformation in statistical summation models of contact between rough
surfaces, Journal of Applied Mechanics (IF 1.394), 2014, 81(4) &
Song,
H.,
E. van der Giessen & A.I. Vakis, Erratum:
Asperity Interaction and Substrate Deformation in Statistical Summation
Models of Contact Between Rough Surfaces [Journal of Applied Mechanics,
2014, 81(4), pp. 041012], Journal of Applied Mechanics (IF 1.394), 2016,
83(8)
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, An advanced rough surface continuumbased
contact and sliding model in the presence of molecularly thin lubricant,
Tribology Letters (IF 1.758), 2013, 49(1)
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Passive vibration absorption for extremely
high density recording, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics (IF 1.277), 2012,
48(11)
 Vakis, A.I., C.N. Hadjicostis & A.A.
Polycarpou, ThreeDOF
dynamic model with
lubricant contact for thermal flyheight control nanotechnology,
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics (IF 2.772), 2012, 45(13)
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Modeling sliding contact of rough
surfaces with molecularly thin lubricants, Tribology Letters (IF 1.758),
2012,
45(1)
 Vakis, A.I., M. Eriten & A.A. Polycarpou, Modeling
bearing and shear forces in molecularly thin lubricants,
Tribology
Letters (IF 1.758), 2011, 41(3)
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Headdisk
interface nanotribology for Tbit/in^{2} recording
densities:
nearcontact and contact recording, Journal of Physics D:
Applied
Physics (IF 2.772), 2010, 43(22)
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Optimization of thermal flyheight control
slider
geometry for Tbit/in^{2} recording,
Microsystem
Technologies (IF 0.974), 2010, 16(6)
 Vakis, A.I., S.C. Lee & A.A. Polycarpou, Dynamic
headdisk interface instabilities with friction for light contact
(surfing) recording, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics (IF 1.277), 2009,
45(11)
 Spagna, J.C., A.I. Vakis, C.A. Schmidt, S.N. Patek,
X.
Zhang, N.D. Tsutsui & A.V. Suarez, Phylogeny,
scaling, and the generation of extreme forces in trapjaw ants,
Journal of Experimental Biology (IF 2.914), 2008, 211(14)
PeerReviewed
Conference
Papers
 Almuzakki, M.Z., J.J. BarradasBerglind, Y. Wei, M. MunozArias, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, A portHamiltonian Approach to Cummins’ Equation for Floater Arrays with Linear Power TakeOff Systems, IFACLHMNC 2018, Valpaiso, Chile, 14 May 2018
 Tay, Z.Y., Y. Wei & A.I. Vakis, Energy Extraction of PontoonType Wave Energy Converter, OMAE 2018, Madrid, Spain, 1722 June 2018
 Wang, R., Y. Wei, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana & A.I. Vakis, Influence of a taut cable on the performance of a pointabsorber wave energy converter, OMAE 2018, Madrid, Spain, 1722 June 2018
 Wei, Y., M.Z. Almuzakki, J.J. BarradasBerglind, R. Wang, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana & A.I. Vakis, A Fourier approximation method for the MultiPump MultiPiston Power TakeOff System, OMAE 2018, Madrid, Spain, 1722 June 2018
 Wei, Y., J.J. BarradasBerglind, M. van Rooij, W.A. Prins, B. Jayawardhana & A.I. Vakis, A FrequencyDomain Model for a Novel Wave Energy Converter, EWTEC 2017, Cork, Ireland, 27 August2 September 2017
 BarradasBerglind, J.J., M. MunozArias, Y. Wei, W.A. Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Towards Ocean Grazer's Modular Power TakeOff System Modelling: a PortHamiltonian Approach, IFAC 2017 World Congress, Toulouse, France, 914 July 2017 (Invited paper)
 Dijkstra, H.T., J.J. BarradasBerglind, H. Meijer, M.
van Rooij, W.A. Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Revenue Optimization for
the Ocean Grazer Wave Energy Converter through Storage Utilization,
RENEW 2016 Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 2428 October 2016
 BarradasBerglind,
J.J., H. Meijer, M. van Rooij, S. Clemente Pinol, B. Galvan Garcia, W.
Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Energy Capture
Optimization for an Adaptive Wave Energy Converter, RENEW
2016 Conference, Lisbon, Portugal, 2428 October 2016
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Molecular dynamics
simulations of rough contact with fractal and statistical surface
generation, ASME 2014 12th Biennial
Conference on Engineering Systems Design & Analysis (ESDA),
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2527 June 2014
 Vakis, A.I., H. Meijer &W.A. Prins, First steps in the
design and construction of the Ocean Grazer, ASME 2014 12th
Biennial Conference on Engineering Systems Design & Analysis
(ESDA),
Copenhagen, Denmark, 2527 June 2014
 Vakis, A.I., S.C. Lee & A.A. Polycarpou, Dynamic
contact with friction of an ultralow flying headdisk interface with
thermal protrusion, AsiaPacific Magnetic Recording
Conference (APMRC), Singapore, 1416 January 2009
Conference (Extended) Abstracts
 Almuzakki, M.Z., J.J. BarradasBerglind, Y. Wei, M. MunozArias, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Extending Cummins' Equation to Floater Arrays: a portHamiltonian Approach, 37th Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control, Soesterberg, Netherlands, 2729 March 2018
 Song, H., A.I. Vakis, X. Liu & E. van der Giessen, From Discrete Dislocation Plasticity to a Statistical Model of Rough Surface Contact, 2017 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit, Boston, MA, 26 November1 December 2017
 BrenesCasasola, J., M. MuņozArias, J.J. BarradasBerglind, W.A. Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Energy Extraction Analysis of the Ocean Grazer WEC via Digital Particle Image Velocimetry, 36th Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control, Spa, Belgium, 2830 March 2017
 BarradasBerglind, J.J., M. MuņozArias, Y. Wei, W.A. Prins, A.I. Vakis & B. Jayawardhana, Energybased Modeling of the Ocean Grazer Power Takeoff System, 36th Benelux Meeting on Systems and Control, Spa, Belgium, 2830 March 2017
 Mokabber, T., P. van Rijn, A.I. Vakis & Y.T. Pei, Adhesion of cells on synthesized hydroxyapatite coatings with different morphologies,
Netherlands Society for Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering (NBTE) 25th
Annual Meeting, Lunteren, the Netherlands, 12 December 2016
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, The Area of Contact for NonAdhesive Rough Surfaces: Comparison between MD and Persson’s Model, Multiscale Materials Modelling (MMM) 2016, Dijon, France, 914 October 2016
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Lubricated
normal and sliding contact of fractal rough surfaces at the atomic scale,
COSTnanoTribo Conference, Istanbul, Turkey, 2226 June 2015
 van Rooij, M., H. Meijer, W.A. Prins & A.I.
Vakis, Experimental performance evaluation and
validation of dynamical contact models of the Ocean Grazer,
MTS/IEEE Oceans15, Genoa, Italy, 1821 May 2015
 Solhjoo, S. & A.I. Vakis, Normal
contacts of lubricated fractal rough surfaces at the atomic scale,
TriboUK 2015, Loughborough, UK, 1617 April 2015
 Vakis, A.I., M. Eriten & A.A. Polycarpou, Molecularly
thin lubricant layer contact model accounting for interfacial slip,
International Joint Tribology Conference (IJTC), San Francisco, CA,
1720 October 2010
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Nanoscale
Mechanics for
Extremely
High Density Recording, Hellenic Society for
Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (HSTAM) International Congress on
Mechanics, Limassol, Cyprus, 1214 July 2010
 Zhang, X., K. Li & A.I. Vakis, Biological
Inspiration from Dynamic Modeling of Human Hand and trapjaw ant
Mandible Movements, Journal of Biomechanics (IF 2.431), 2007, 40: p.
S79
 Spagna, J.C., S.N. Patek, A.I. Vakis & A.V.
Suarez, Extreme
forces and jaw size variation in trapjaw ants, Integrative
and Comparable Biology, 2006, 46: p. E134E134
Professional
Articles
 Vakis, A.I. & A.A. Polycarpou, Dynamic adhesive contact with molecularly
thin lubricant at the headdisk interface of hard disk drives,
STLE’s Official Membership
Magazine, TLT (Tribology & Lubrication Technology), 2012
(Invited paper). Additional
content: webcast presentation and interview
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