Publications: Refereed conference papers

Cyclic-load testing of beam-column concrete joint strengthened with prestressed steel strips

Garcia, R., Helal, Y., Pilakoutas, K. and Guadagnini, M. (2011). Experimental behaviour of RC beams with lapped steel bars confined using steel stirrups or CFRP fibres, in: Proc. of the 5th International Conference in Advanced Composites in Construction (ACIC 2011), Whysall, C.J., Halliwell, S.M. y Mottram J.T. Eds., NetComposites Ltd., Warwick, UK, 6-8 September, pp. 239-251.

Caudana H. and Petkovski M. (2010). Friction-based Connections for Control of the Seismic Response of Multi-storey Buildings. Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, Young Engineers Conference, 4 November 2010, London.

Ahmadi R., Pilakoutas K., Hajirasouliha I. and Guadagnini M. (2010). Seismic Risk Assessment Framework for Industrial Facilities. Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, Young Engineers Conference, 4 November 2010, London.

Mulyani R., Khan S., Pilakoutas K., Guadagnini M. and Hajirasouliha I. (2010). A Proposed Method of Seismic and Tsunami Hazard Assessment, Case Study Sumatra. Society for Earthquake and Civil Engineering Dynamics, Young Engineers Conference, 4 November 2010, London.

Khan S.A., Hajirasouliha I., Guadagnini M. and Pilakoutas K. (2010). A Probabilistic Seismic Hazard Assessment Method for Earthquake Risk Assessment in Developing Countries. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, Paper No. 474 (CD Proceedings).

Khan S.A., Hajirasouliha I., Guadagnini M. and Pilakoutas K. (2010). An Earthquake Risk Assessment (ERA) Framework for Developing Countries. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, No. 476 (CD Proceedings).

Hajirasouliha, I., Moghaddam, H. and Pilakoutas, K. (2010). More Efficient Lateral Load Distribution for Seismic Design of Structures. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, No. 498 (CD Proceedings).

Garcia R., Hajirasouliha I., Pilakoutas K., Guadagnini M. and Chaudat Th. (2010). Seismic Strengthening of Deficient RC Buildings using Externally Bonded FRPs. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, No. 890 (CD Proceedings).

Bagheri Sabbagh A., Petkovski M. and Mirghaderi R. (2010). Cold Formed Steel Moment Resisting Frames in Seismic Areas. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, No. 1357 (CD Proceedings).

Chian S.C., Whittle J., Mulyani R., Alarcon J.E. and Wilkinson S.M. (2010). Post Earthquake Field Investigation of the Mw 7.6 Padang Earthquake of 30th September 2009. 14th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, 30 August - 03 September, Ohrid, (CD Proceedings).

Khan S.A., Hajirasouliha I., Pilakoutas K. and Guadagnini M. (2010). A Framework for Earthquake Risk Assessment for Developing Countries. 9th US National/10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Researching Beyond Borders, July 25-29, Toronto, Canada.

Garcia Lopez R., Guadagnini M., Hajirasouliha I. and Pilakoutas K. (2010). Seismic Strengthening of RC Buildings Using CFRP. 9th US National and 10th Canadian Conference on Earthquake Engineering: Researching Beyond Borders, July 25-29, Toronto, Canada.

Kyriakides N., Pilakoutas K., Chrysostomou K. (2010). Vulnerability of RC Buildings and Risk Assessment for Cyprus. The Third International fib Congress incorporating the PCI Annual Convention and Bridge Conference, Washington D.C., United States, May 29-June 2, 2010, pp 13 (CD proceedings).

Tsioulou O., Lampropoulos A., Pilakoutas K. and Dritsos S. (2009). Shrinkage Influence on Flexural Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Beams Strengthened with Concrete Layers. 16th Hellenic Concrete conference, Paphos Cyprus, 21 – 23 October 2009, Vol. C, pp 797-807 (in Greek).

Papastergiou P., Pilakoutas K., Dritsos S. and Kyriakides N. (2009). Experimental Investigation of RC Full Scale Frame Strengthened at the Joints and Columns with Fibre Reinforced Polymers. 16th Hellenic Concrete conference, Paphos Cyprus, 21 – 23 October 2009, Vol. A, pp 198-210 (in Greek). Presentation

Garcia R., Jemma Y., Helal Y. and Pilakoutas K. (2009). Seismic Performance Assessment of Under-designed Frame Buildings. 16th Hellenic Concrete conference, Paphos Cyprus, 21 – 23 October 2009, Vol. B, pp 1-12 (in Greek). Presentation

Kyriakides N., Pilakoutas K and Chrysostomou K. (2009). Vulnerability of RC Buildings and Risk Assessment for Cyprus. 16th Hellenic Concrete conference, Paphos Cyprus, 21 – 23 October 2009, Vol. B, pp 93-104 (in Greek).

Garcia R., Hajirasouliha I., Pilakoutas K.and Guadagnini M (2009). Seismic analysis of RC buildings strengthened with advanced composite materials, Concrete Communication Symposioum, Leeds, UK, 9 September 2009, ISBN: 978-1-904818-87-8, pp 40-41

Garcia R., Hajirasouliha I., Pilakoutas K.and Guadagnini M (2009). Seismic behaviour of EBR FRP-retrofitted frames, Advanced Composites in Construction, Edinburgh, UK, 1-3 September 2009.

Jemaa Y., Helal Y. and Garcia R. (2008). Seismic Performance of a Two Storey RC Frame Building. Concrete Communication conference 2008, Liverpool, UK, 1-2 September 2008, ISBN: 978-1-094818-63-2, pp 91-98

Cyclic-load testing of beam-column concrete joint strengthened with FRP sheets

Kyriakides, K., Pilakoutas K. and Kythreoti S. (2005). Earthquake Risk Assessment. Case Study: Cyprus, In IABSE Symposium Structures and Extremes Events, Lisbon, CD-Rom, ISBN 3-85748-112-9.

Ciupala, M.A., Pilakoutas, K., Mortazavi, A.A. and Taranu, N. (2004). RC Column Lateral Prestressing with Composites. In Second International Conference on Advanced Polymer Composites for Structural Applications in Construction (ACIC 2004), Guildford, April, pp. 195-202. ISBN 1-85573-736-1

Ciupala, M. A., Pilakoutas, K. and Taranu, N (2003). Compressive Behaviour of Concrete Cylinders Confined with FRP Jackets. In Proceedings of INDIS 2003, Planning, Design Construction and Renewal in the Construction Industry. NOVISAD, pp 121-128, ISBN 86 80249 78 5

Mortazavi, A.A, Pilakoutas, K and Ciupala, M-A (2003). Lateral Prestressing of RC Columns with FRP Jackets. In 6th International Symposium on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-6), Singapore, 8-10 July 2003, Edited by Kiang Hwee Tan, World Scientific, ISBN 981-238-972-5, pp. 643-652

Ciupala, M-A and Pilakoutas, K (2003). FRP Seismic Strengthening of Columns in Frames. In 6th International Symposium on Fibre-Reinforced Polymer (FRP) Reinforcement for Concrete Structures (FRPRCS-6), Singapore, 8-10 July 2003, Edited by Kiang Hwee Tan, World Scientific, ISBN 981-238-972-5, pp. 1117-1126

Ciupala, M. A., Pilakoutas, K. and Waldron, P (2003). Repair and Strengthening of RC Members by External Lateral Tensioning. In International conference on Skopje Earthquake - 40 years of European earthquake engineering SE40EEE, Skopje-Ohrid Macedonia, 26-29 August 2003, abstract pp36 (proceedings on CD)

Papastergiou, P., Dritsos, S and Pilakoutas, K (2003). Laterally Confined Concrete with Pre-Tensioned AFRP Jacke. In Extending the Life of Bridges, Concrete and Composites, Buildings, Masonry and Civil Structures, London, July 2003

Ciupala, M.A. and Pilakoutas, K. (2003). FRP Seismic Strengthening of Frames. Proceedings of the fib 2003 Symposium "Concrete Structures in Seismic Regions", Athens, Greece, 6-8 May 2003, published on CD, paper No. 42, abstract in Proceedings pp 364-365

Hadjiloizi, D., Toumazis, A., Chrysostomou, C. Z., Pilakoutas, K and Kyriakides, Ch (2002). Vulnerability and Retrofitting of Existing Buildings in Cyprus. In 12th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, London, UK, (ISBN 008-044-049-5)

Mortazavi, A. A and Pilakoutas, K. (2001). Pre-Tensioning of Composites by Lateral Pressure, Procs International Conference on FRP Composites in Civil Engineering (CICE), December 2001, Hong Kong, Teng, J. C. (Ed), Vol 1. p 345-354 (ISBN 0-08-043945-4)

Annual seismic risk in the island of Cyprus

Kythreoti, S and Pilakoutas, K (2000). Earthquake Risk Assessment Case Study: Cyprus. In 2nd EuroConference `Global Change and Catastrophe Risk Management: Earthquake Risks in Europe´, IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria 6-9 July 2000, web page: http://www.iiasa.ac.at/

Karekla, N, Dritsos, S, Pilakoutas, K. and Anastasopoulou, T (1999). Structural Interventions for the Rehabilitation of Buildings Damaged During the Earthquake in Aegion. In 13th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Technical Chamber of Greece, Vol 1, Rethymno, October 1999, pp 508-517 [in Greek]

Kythreoti, S., Stovin, V.R. and Pilakoutas, K (1998). GIS and Earthquake Risk Assessment - Case study: Cyprus, In 6th SECED Conference on Seismic Design Practice into the Next Century, Oxford, 26-27 March 1998, 269-275

Pilakoutas, K and Frangou, M (1996). The Earthquake of Paphos 23 February 1995. In 12th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol.3, Limassol, October 1996, pp 324-336 [in Greek]

Frangou, M and Pilakoutas, K (1996). Strengthening of Linear RC Elements with Peripheral Confinement. In 12th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol.3, Limassol, October 1996, pp 397-406 [in Greek]

Dritsos, S. and Pilakoutas, K (1995). Strengthening of RC Elements by New Concrete Layers. In 5th SECED Conference on European Seismic Design Practice; Research and Application, Chester, October 1995, pp 611 - 617

Haas, M., and Pilakoutas, K (1995). Effect of Shear Deflections on the Ductility of RC. In 5th SECED Conference on European Seismic Design Practice; Research and Application, Chester, October 1995, pp 359 - 366

Pilakoutas, K, Frangou, M and Kythreoti, S (1995). The Paphos (Cyprus) 23 February 1995 Earthquake. In 5th SECED Conference on European Seismic Design Practice; Research and Application, Chester, October 1995, pp 639 - 645

Frangou, M., and Pilakoutas, K (1995). Effect of Spalling on Reinforced Concrete Strength and Ductility. In 5th SECED Conference on European Seismic Design Practice; Research and Application, Chester, October 1995, pp 435 - 441

Haas, M. and Pilakoutas K. (1994). Design Of Reinforced Concrete Walls, in ERCAD Berlin 94

Frangou, M., and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Strengthening of RC Columns by a Novel Technique. In ERCAD Berlin 94

Pilakoutas K. and Haas M. (1994) Ductility Design of Reinforced Concrete Members", ERCAD Berlin 94

Dritsos, S., Kotsira, E. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Level of Monolithic Behaviour of flexurally strengthened RC members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Corfu, (In Greek)

Pilakoutas, K., Dritsos, S. and Frangou, M (1994). Plastic Design of RC Members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol. 2, Corfu, pp 143-154 (In Greek)

Frangou, M., Pilakoutas, K. and Dritsos, S. (1994). A Simple Strengthening Technique for RC Linear Members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol. 3, Corfu, pp38-45 (In Greek)

Pilakoutas, K. and Haas, M. (1994). Eurocode 8 Detailing Provisions for Reinforced Concrete Ductility. In 10th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vienna 1994, Vol. 2, pp 873-878

Frangou, M. and Pilakoutas, K (1994). Repair and Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Columns by a Novel Technique. In 10th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vienna Vol. 3, pp 2269-2274

Pilakoutas K. and Haas M. (1994) Ductility Design Of Reinforced Concrete Members, ERCAD Berlin 94

Dritsos, S., Kotsira, E. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Level of Monolithic Behaviour of flexurally strengthened RC members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Corfu, (In Greek)

Pilakoutas, K., Dritsos, S. and Frangou, M (1994). Plastic Design of RC Members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol. 2, Corfu, pp 143-154 (In Greek)

Frangou, M., Pilakoutas, K. and Dritsos, S. (1994). A Simple Strengthening Technique for RC Linear Members. In 11th Greek. National Conference on Reinforced Concrete, Vol. 3, Corfu, pp38-45 (In Greek)

Pilakoutas, K. and Haas, M. (1994). Eurocode 8 Detailing Provisions for Reinforced Concrete Ductility. In 10th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vienna 1994, Vol. 2, pp 873-878

Frangou, M. and Pilakoutas, K (1994). Repair and Strengthening of Reinforced Concrete Columns by a Novel Technique. In 10th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vienna Vol. 3, pp 2269-2274

Pilakoutas, K. and Lopes, M. (1994). Shear Resistance Determination of RC Members. In Fifth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol.II, Chicago, 1994, 201-210

Lopes, M. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Behaviour of RC Walls Subjected to High Shear Reversal. In Fifth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol.II, Chicago, pp 619-627

Frangou, M. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Novel Technique for the Repair and Strengthening of RC Columns. In Fifth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol.III, Chicago, 1994, pp 637-646

Dritsos, S. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Repair/Strengthening Techniques for Structurally Damaged RC Columns. In Fifth U.S. National Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol.III, Chicago, 1994, pp 667-676

Dritsos, S. and Pilakoutas, K. (1994). Strengthening Existing RC Structures by Additional Reinforcement. In Int. Conference on Rehabilitation, Renovation and Repairs of Structures, Andra University, Visakhapatnam. India, 1994 p 112-119

Dritsos, S., Georgopoulos, T. and Pilakoutas, K. (1993). Experimental study on a composite technique for repair/strengthening of RC columns. In 5th International Conference on Structural Faults and Repair - 93; Extending the Life of Bridges and Building Structures, Engineering Technics Press, University of Edinburgh, Vol. 3, 29 June- 1 July 1993, pp 189-193

Kotsira, E., Dritsos, S. and Pilakoutas, K. (1993). Effectiveness of Techniques for Flexural Repair/Strengthening of RC Members. In 5th International Conference on Structural Faults and Repair - 93; Extending the Life of Bridges and Building Structures, Engineering Technics Press, University of Edinburgh, Vol. 3, 29 June - 1 July 1993, pp 235-243

Frangou, M., Pilakoutas, K. and Dritsos, S. (1993). Repair/Strengthening of Columns by a Simple Localised Strengthening Technique. In 5th International Conference on Structural Faults and Repair - 93; Extending the Life of Bridges and Building Structures, Engineering Technics Press, University of Edinburgh, Vol. 3, 29 June - 1 July 1993, pp 205-211

Dritsos, S. and Pilakoutas, K. (1992). Composite technique for Repair/Strengthening of RC members. In Second International Symposium on Composite Materials and Structures, Peking University Press, China, August 1992, pp 958-963

Taskov L., Petkovski M., Krstevska L. and Ryol L.H. (1992). Shaking Table Test of 1 /40 Scale Model of 105-storey Ryugyong Hotel. In 10th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Madrid, Vol. 5, pp 2781-2788. website

Petkovski M., Tashkov L. and Chong S.B. (1992). Full Scale Dynamic Test of the 105-storey Ryugyong Hotel in Pyongyang. In 10th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Madrid, Vol. 5, pp 2789-2794.

Pilakoutas, K. and Dritsos, S. (1992). Design of Structural Repair Schemes for RC Structures. In 10th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Volume 9, Madrid, July 1992, pp 5183-5186

Pilakoutas, K. and Elnashai, A.S. (1991). Seismic Design of Ductile R/C members. In International Conference on Earthquake, Blast and Impact, SECED, Manchester, 18-20 Sept. 1991, pp 510-519

Elnashai, A.S. and Pilakoutas, K. (1991). Section Analysis Model for the Non-linear Behaviour of RC members under Cyclic Loading. In Non-linear Seismic Analysis of Reinforced Concrete Buildings, Elsevier Science Publishers

Pilakoutas, K., Elnashai, A.S. and Ambraseys, N.N. (1990). Experimental Observations on the Behaviour of Reinforced Concrete Walls under Cyclic and Earthquake Loading. In 9th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol. 6, Moscow, September 1990, pp 62-71

Elnashai, A.S., Pilakoutas, K., Bommer, J. and Ledbetter, S. (1988). Comparison of Structural Damage from Two Recent Earthquakes. In 9th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol. VIII, Tokyo-Kyoto, 1988, pp 963-968

Elnashai, A.S., Pilakoutas, K. and Ambraseys, N.N. (1988). Shake-table Testing of Small Scale Structural Walls. In 9th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Vol. VI, Tokyo-Kyoto, 1988, pp 541-546

Elnashai, A.S., Pilakoutas, K. and Ambraseys, N.N. (1988). The Kalamata Earthquake, Performance of Reinforced Concrete Buildings. In Civil Engineering Dynamics Conference, SECED, Bristol, March 1988

Elnashai, A.S., Pilakoutas, K. and Ambraseys, N.N. (1988). Design of Small Scale Reinforced Concrete Structural Wall Models for Shake-table Testing. In Civil Engineering Dynamics Conference, SECED, March, Bristol