Short Bio

Dr. Theodoros Katsaounis is a Professor of Mathematics at the University of Crete. He received his Ph.D in 1994 for the Univ. of Tennessee USA, in applied mathematics. After his postdoctoral studies in the Ecole Normale Superieure of Paris, he joined the Dept. of Applied Mathematics of Univ. of Crete, Greece as an Assistant professor in 2003.  Dr. Katsaounis was a Research Scientist at KAUST from 2015 to 2020. His research interests are in the area of applied and computational mathematics.   


Education Profile

  • Ph.D Mathematics, Univ. of Tennessee, USA, 1994
  • M.Sc. Mathematics, Univ. of Tennessee, USA, 1991
  • B.Sc. Mathematics, Univ. of Crete, Greece, 1987

Professional Memberships

Selected Publications

Katsaounis, T., Kotsovos, K., Gereige, I., Al-Saggaf, A., & Tzavaras, A. (2017). 2D simulation and performance evaluation of bifacial rear local contact c-Si solar cells under variable illumination conditions. Solar Energy, 158, 34–41. doi:10.1016/j.solener.2017.09.023
Katsaounis, T., Lee, M.-G., & Tzavaras, A. (2017). Localization in inelastic rate dependent shearing deformations. Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 98, 106–125. doi:10.1016/j.jmps.2016.08.015
Athanassoulis, A., Katsaounis, T., & Kyza, I. (2016). Regularized semiclassical limits: Linear flows with infinite Lyapunov exponents. Communications in Mathematical Sciences, 14(7), 1821–1858. doi:10.4310/cms.2016.v14.n7.a3
Katsaounis, T., & Mitsotakis, D. (2016). On the reflection of solitons of the cubic nonlinear Schrödinger equation. Mathematical Methods in the Applied Sciences, 41(3), 1013–1018. doi:10.1002/mma.4070
Katsaounis, Th., Olivier, J., & Tzavaras A.E. (2017) Emergence of Coherent Localized Structures in Shear Deformations of Temperature Dependent Fluids, Archive Rational Mechanics and Analysis, vol. 224, no. 1, pp. 173–208. doi:10.1007/s00205-016-1071-2