Personal Information
Chrysanthos Maraveas

School of Mechanical, Aerospace and Civil Engineering, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

Chrysanthos Maraveas
Educations
From 2010 to 2015, PhD in Civil Engineering- University of Manchester , UK
From 1997 to 1996, MSc Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics - Imperial College , UK
From 1996 to 1995, MSc Finite Elements - Swansea University , UK
From 1995 to 1990, Diploma of Civil Engineering - D.Univ. of Thrace , Greece
Work Experiences
From 2007 to today, Technical Director and Owner , C. MARAVEAS PARTNERSHIP - CONSULTING ENGINEERS
From 1997 to 2007, Structural Engineer , A. MARAVEA PARTNERSHIP
Speciality
Structural Engineering
Structural Design
Structural Fire Engineering
Material properties at elevated temperatures
Tanks
Numerical modelling of structures
Journal Articles
Maraveas, C., Swailes, T. and Wang, Y.C., A Detailed Methodology for the Finite Element Analysis of Asymmetric Slim floor beams in Fire, Steel Construction, Vol. 5, Issue 3, pp 191-198, 2012. DOI: 10.1002/stco.201210024.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K. and Vrakas, A.A., Fiber Reinforced Polymer -Strengthened / Reinforced Concrete Structures exposed to fire: A review, Structural Engineering International, Vol. 22, Issue 4, pp 500-513, 2012. (Special Issue on Structural Fire Engineering). DOI: 10.2749/101686612X13363929517613
Maraveas, C., Wang, Y.C. and Swailes, T., Thermal and Mechanical properties of 19th century fireproof flooring systems at elevated temperatures, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 48, pp 248-264, November 2013. DOI:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2013.06.084
Maraveas, C., Vrakas, A.A., Design of concrete tunnel linings for fire safety, Structural Engineering International, Vol. 24, Issue 3, pp 319-329, 2014. DOI: 10.2749/101686614X13830790993041
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K. and Mathew, C.E., Performance of Timber Connections Exposed to Fire: A Review, Fire Technology. (Special Issue on Engineered Timber Structures in Fire), DOI: 10.1007/s10694-013-0369-y
Maraveas, C., Wang, Y.C. and Swailes, T., Fire resistance of 19th century fireproof flooring systems: a sensitivity analysis, Construction and Building Materials, Vol. 55, pp 69-81, March 2014. DOI:10.1016/j.conbuildmat.2014.01.022
Maraveas, C., Wang, Y.C., Swailes, T. and Sotiriadis, G., An Experimental Investigation of Mechanical Properties of Structural Cast Iron at Elevated Temperatures and after Cooling Down, Fire Safety Journal, Vol. 71, pp 340-352, January 2015. DOI: 10.1016/j.firesaf.2014.11.026
Maraveas, C., Tasiouli, K., Assessment and Restoration of the first Greek Power Plant - Registered Monument of Industrial Heritage, Case Studies in Structural Engineering, Vol.3, 2015, pp 1-10. DOI: 10.1016/j.csse.2014.12.001
Maraveas, C., Balokas, G.A., Tsavdaridis, K.D., Numerical evaluation on shell buckling of empty thin-walled steel tanks under wind load according to current American and European design codes, Thin-Walled Structures, 95, 2015, pp 152-160, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tws.2015.07.007
Maraveas, C., Fasoulakis, Z., and Tsavdaridis, K.D., A Review of Human Induced Vibrations on Footbridges, American Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Special Issue: Structural Engineering, 8 (4), pp422.433, 2015. DOI: 10.3844/ajeassp.2015.422.433
Maraveas, C., Wang, Y.C. and Swailes, T., Moment capacity of cast iron beams exposed to fire, Proceedings of ICE: Structures and Buildings, http://dx.doi.org/10.1680/jstbu.15.00120
C. Maraveas, Y.C. Wang, T. Swailes, Elevated temperature behaviour and fire resistance of cast iron columns, Fire Safety Journal, Volume 82, May 2016, Pages 37-48, DOI: 10.1016/j.firesaf.2016.03.004
Maraveas, C., Tsavdaridis, K. D., Nadjai, A., Fire Resistance of Unprotected Ultra Shallow Floor Beams (USFB): A Numerical Investigation, Fire Technology, pp 1-19, Doi: 10.1007/s10694-016-0583-5, 2016
Conference Papers
Maraveas, C., Analysis and structural behavior of cylindrical steel tanks under seismic effects, In B. Gosowski, K. Rykaluk and J. Ziolko (Eds), Proceedings of The 12th International Conference on Metal Structures, pp 476-485, Wroclaw, Poland, 2011.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Proposed Composite Structure for the Administrator’s Square in Thessaloniki, In I. Ermopoulos, E. Mistakidis, S. Karamanos (Eds), Proceedings of 7th National Steel Structures Conference, pp 584-591, Volos, Greece, 2011
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Adequacy of Cylindrical Steel Tanks under Seismic Action, In I. Ermopoulos, E. Mistakidis, S. Karamanos (Eds), Proceedings of 7th National Steel Structures Conference, pp 350-357, Volos, Greece, 2011
Maraveas, C., Swailes, T. and Wang, Y.C., A Detailed Methodology for the Finite Element Analysis of Asymmetric Slim floor beams in Fire, Nordic Steel Construction Conference 2012, pp 753-762, Oslo, Norway, 2012.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Structural appraisal of two steel tanks filled at low liquid level according to current codes, In K. Jarmai, J. Farkas (Eds), Proceedings of 5th International Conference on Design, Fabrication and Economy of Metal Structures, pp 211-216, Miskolc, Hungary, 2013. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-642-36691-8_32 .
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Shell buckling evaluation of thin-walled steel tanks filled at low liquid level according to current design codes, 2013 Structural Stability Research Council Conference, pp 710-724, St. Louis, Missouri, USA, 2013.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Retrofit of thin-walled steel tanks for low liquid level operation, In R.J.Y. Liew, S.C. Lee (Eds), Proceedings of 10th Pacific Structural Steel Conference, pp 1132-1137, Singapore, 2013. DOI:10.3850/978-981-07-7137-9-004.
Maraveas, C., Tasiouli, K., Miamis, K., The new, balanced cantilever, bridge over Acheloos river in Greece, Paper No. 76, In V. Dao, P. Dux (Eds), Proceedings of Concrete 2013 – 26th Conference of Concrete Institute of Australia, Queensland, Australia, 2013.
Maraveas, C., Tasiouli, K., Miamis, K., Assessment and rehabilitation of the Volos Municipal Theater according to the Greek Retrofitting Code, In C.A. Brebbia, S. Hernandez (Eds), Proceedings of 9th International Conference on Earthquake Resistant Engineering Structures, pp 405-420, A Coruña, Spain, 2013. DOI: 10.2495/ERES130331 .
Maraveas, C., A. Papagiannakis, K., Miamis and K., Tasiouli, Optimum design of pass through steel bridges, In W.P.De Wilde, S. Hernandez, C.A. Brebbia, (Eds), Proceedings of The 2014 International Conference on High Performance and Optimum Design of Structures and Materials, Ostend, Belgium, 2014, pp 465-476, DOI: 10.2495/HPSM140431.
Maraveas, C., Swailes, T. and Wang, Y.C., Sensitivity of fire resistance of 19th century fireproof flooring systems to thermal and mechanical properties of masonry, In F.M. Mazzolani, G. Altay (Eds), Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Protection of Historical Constructions, Antalya, Turkey, 2014, pp 475-481.
Maraveas, C., Swailes, T. and Wang, Y.C., Modeling of insulation in 19th century metal framed structures, In F.M. Mazzolani, G. Altay (Eds), Proceedings of 2nd International Conference on Protection of Historical Constructions, Antalya, Turkey, 2014, pp 257-261.
Maraveas, C., Numerical analysis of DELTA composite beams in fire, 7th European Conference on Steel and Composite Structures - Eurosteel, Napoli, Italy, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Tasiouli, K.,Fasoulakis, Z., RC balanced cantilever vs incremental launching steel-concrete composite bridge deck: the case study of Acheloos Bridge, paper 043, In G. Ioannidis (Ed), Proceedings of 8th National Steel Structures Conference, Tripoli, Greece, 2014. (in Greek)
Maraveas, C., Fasoulakis, Z., Post-fire mechanical properties of structural steel, paper 106, In G. Ioannidis (Ed), Proceedings of 8th National Steel Structures Conference, Tripoli, Greece, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Fasoulakis, Z., Capacity assessment and strengthening of pre-stressed concrete girders: A case study, Paper CC405_202, In C.K. Choi (Ed), Proceedings of Advances in Civil, Environmental and Materials Results (ACEM14), Korea, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Tasiouli, K., Fasoulakis, Z., Structural analysis and retrofitting of “Tzotza” building in Kastoria, Greece, 9th International Conference on Structural Analysis of Historical Construction, Mexico City, Mexico, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Miamis, K., Foundation of a lightweight steel road bridge on peat, 2nd International Conference “Innovations on Bridges and Soil-Bridge interaction”, Athens, Greece, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Thermal buckling analysis of thin-wallet steel oil tanks exposed to an adjacent fire, 23rd Australasian Conference on the Mechanics of Structures and Materials (ACMSM23), Byron Bay, Australia, 2014.
Maraveas, C., Tasiouli, K., Fasoulakis, Z., Assessment of the New Faliron Steam-Electric Station in Greece, 14th International Conference on Studies, Repairs and Maintenance of Heritage Architecture, A Coruña, Spain, 2015
Maraveas, C., Wang, Y.C. and Swailes, T., Probabilistic determination of material safety factor for cast iron beams in jack arched construction exposed to fire, CONFAB 2015-The First International Conference on Structural Safety under Fire & Blast, Glasgow, UK.
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