Publications

Archival Refereed Journal Papers

  • Hasan, M.M., Th. Baxevanis, Actuation Fatigue Life Prediction of Notched Shape Memory Alloy Members, accepted in Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2019. 
  • Tsouknidas, A., N. Michailidis, G. Maliaris, J. Makkar, Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, A numerical study of “functional fatigue” of closed-cell NiTi shape memory foams, Mechanics of Materials, 131, 11–21, 2019. 
  • Haghgouyan, B., C. Hayrettin, Th. Baxevanis, I. Karaman and D.C. Lagoudas, Fracture Toughness of NiTi–Towards Establishing Standard Test Methods for Phase Transforming Materials, Acta Materialia, 162, 226–238, 2019. 
  • Carmen, D.C., D. Karatza, D. Musmarra, S. Chianese, Th. Baxevanis, P. Dalla, D. Exarchos, K.G. Dassios and T.E. Matikas, Ni-Ti shape memory alloy coatings for structural applications: optimization of HVOF spraying parameters, Advances in Materials Science and Engineering, Article ID 7867302, 2018. 
  • Jape, S., Th. Baxevanis, D.C. Lagoudas, On the Fracture Toughness and Stable Crack Growth in Shape Memory Alloy Actuators in the Presence of Transformation-Induced Plasticity, International Journal for Fracture, 209 (1–2), 117–130, 2018. 
  • Iliopoulos, A.P., J.C. Steuben, T. Kirk, Th. Baxevanis, J.G. Michopoulos, D.C. Lagoudas, Thermomechanical Failure Response of Notched NiTi Coupons, Journal for Solids and Structures, 125, 265–275, 2017. 
  • Cox, A., B. Franco, S. Wang, Th. Baxevanis, I. Karaman and D. Lagoudas, Predictive modeling of the constitutive response of precipitation hardened Ni-rich NiTi SMAs, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 3 (1), 9–23, doi:10.1007/s40830-016-0096-6, 2017 (invited article). 
  • Baxevanis, Th., A. Parrinello and D. Lagoudas, On the driving force for crack growth during thermal actuation in Shape Memory Alloys, Journal of the Mechanics and Physics of Solids, 89, 255–271, 2016. 
  • Jape, S., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Stable crack growth during thermal actuation of shape memory alloys, Shape Memory and Superelasticity, 2 (1), 104–113, 2016. 
  • Lester, B, Th. Baxevanis, Y. Chemisky and D. Lagoudas, Review and perspectives: shape memory alloy composite systems, Acta Mechanica, Review and Perspective in Mechanics, 225 (12), 3907–3960, 2015 (invited article). 
  • Baxevanis, Th. and D. Lagoudas, Fracture mechanics of Shape Memory Alloys: Review and Perspectives, International Journal of Fracture, 191 (1-2), 191–213, 2015 (invited commemorative article for the 50th anniversary edition of the International Journal of Fracture).  
  • Calhoun, C., R. Wheeler, Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Actuation fatigue life prediction of shape memory alloys under the constant-stress loading condition, Scripta Materialia, 95, 58–61, 2015. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., C. Landis and D. Lagoudas, On the effect of latent heat on the fracture toughness of Shape Memory Alloys, Journal of Applied Mechanics, 81 (10), doi:10.1115/1.4028191, 2014. 
  • Grabchenko, A.I, D.V. Romashov, D.O. Fedorenko, A.G. Mamalis, D. Lagoudas, V.A. Fedorovich and Th. Baxevanis, Simulation of the effect of sintering on the integrity of diamond grains in grinding wheels, Nanotechnology Perceptions, 10, 42–53, 2014.
  • Baxevanis, Th., A. Cox and D. Lagoudas, Micromechanics of precipitated near-equiatomic Ni-rich NiTi Shape Memory Alloys, Acta Mechanica, 225: 1167–1185, 2014 (invited article in honor of Professor George Weng being nominated with 2013 SES Prager Medal). 
  • Baxevanis, Th., C. Landis and D. Lagoudas, On the fracture toughness of Shape Memory Alloys, Journal of Applied Mechanics, 81 (4), doi:10.1115/1.4025139, 2014. 
  • Tsalis, D., Th. Baxevanis, G. Chatzigeorgiou and N. Charalambakis, Homogenization of elastoplastic composites with generalized periodicity in the microstructure, International Journal of Plasticity, 51: 161– 187, 2013. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., Parrinello, A. and D. Lagoudas, On the fracture toughness enhancement due to stress-induced phase transformation in Shape Memory Alloys, International Journal of Plasticity, 50: 158–169, 2013. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., Y. Chemisky and D. Lagoudas, Finite element analysis of the plane-strain crack-tip mechanical fields in Shape Memory Alloys, Smart Materials and Structures, 21 (9), art. no. 094012, 2012. 
  • Baxevanis, Th. and D. Lagoudas, A mode I fracture analysis of a center-cracked infinite Shape Memory Alloy panel under plane stress, International Journal of Fracture, 175 (2): 151–166, 2012. 
  • Baxevanis, Th. and M. Plexousakis, On the effect of fiber creep-compliance in the high-temperature deformation of continuous fiber-reinforced ceramic matrix composites, International Journal of Solids and Structures, 47: 2487–2497, 2010.
  • Baxevanis, Th. and N. Charalambakis, A micromechanically based model for damage-enhanced creep rupture in continuous fiber-reinforced ceramic matrix composites, Mechanics of Materials, 42 (5): 570–580, 2010. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., Th. Katsaounis and A. Tzavaras, Adaptive finite element computations of shear band formation, Mathematical Models and Methods in Applied Sciences, 20 (3): 423–448, 2010. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., M. Plexousakis, Estimation of base settlement from the surface subsidence profile: Two- Dimensional plane field of displacements, International Journal for Numerical and Analytical methods in Geomechanics, 33 (8): 1109–1121, 2009. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., A coarse-grained model of thermally activated damage in heterogeneous media: Time evolution of creep rate, Europhysics Letters, 83 (4): 46004, 2008. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., G. Pijaudier-Cabot and F. Dufour, Bifurcation and creep rate-effects in a viscoelastic non-local damageable continuum, European Journal of Mechanics – A/Solids, 27 (4): 548–563, 2008. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., and Th. Katsaounis, Scaling of the size and temporal occurrence of burst sequences in creep rupture of fiber bundles, Physical Journal B, 61 (2): 153, 2008. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., and Th. Katsaounis, Burst avalanches and inter-occurrence times in creep rupture, Europhysics Letters, 81 (2): 24001, 2008. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., and Th. Katsaounis, Load capacity and rupture displacement in viscoelastic fiber bundles, Physical Review E, 75: 046104, 2007. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., E. Papamichos, O. Flornes and I. Larsen, Compaction bands and induced permeability reduction in Tuffeau de Maastricht calcarenite, Acta Geotechnica, 1 (2): 123–135, 2006. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., F. Dufour and G. Pijaudier-Cabot, Interface crack propagation in aging and time-dependent discrete models: Characterization of the size of the fracture process zone, International Journal of Fracture, 141 (3–4): 561–571, 2006. 
  • Baxevanis, Th., and N. Charalambakis, The role of material non-homogeneities on the formation and evolution of strain non-uniformities in thermoviscoplastic shearing, Quarterly of Applied Mathematics, 62 (1): 97–116, 2004. 
  • Charalambakis, N., and Th. Baxevanis, Adiabatic shearing of non-homogeneous thermoviscoplastic materials, International Journal of Plasticity, 20 (4–5): 899–914, 2004. 

Book Chapters

  • Baxevanis, Th., A. Solomou, I. Karaman and D. Lagoudas, Full-field micromechanics of precipitated shape memory alloys, Micromechanics and Nanomechanics of Composite Solids, Eds. George Weng and Shaker Meguid, Springer Verlag, 2017.
  • Baxevanis, Th. and E. Papamichos, Compactive cataclastic flow in Tuffeau de Maastricht calcarenite: mechanical deformation and permeability reduction in Bifurcations, Instabilities, Degradation in Geomechanics, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 95–126, 2007 (edited by George E. Exadaktylos and Ioannis G. Vardoulakis).

Refereed Conference Proceedings Papers

  • Xu, L., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, A three-dimensional constitutive model for polycrystalline shape memory alloys under large strains combined with large rotations, SMASIS “Smart Materials Adaptive Structures & Intelligent Systems” Conference, San Antonio, Texas, September 10–12, 2018.
  • Joy, K.J., A. Solomou, Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Micromechanical Modeling of Precipitation Hardened NiTiHf Materials, Science Forum, https://doi.org/10.4028/www.scientific.net/MSF.915.147, 2018.
  • Joy, K.J., A. Solomou, Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Constitutive response of precipitation hardened Ni-Ti-Hf shape memory alloys through micromechanical modeling, Proceedings of SPIE (10595) – Active and Passive Smart Structures and Integrated Systems XII, March 8, 2018, Denver, Colorado, USA. http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2296405, 2018.
  • Joy, K.J., A. Solomou, Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Predicting the Constitutive Response of Precipitation Hardened NiTiHf, Proc. SPIE 10165, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2017, 101650F (April 11, 2017); doi:10.1117/12.2263501.
  • Phillips, F., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Effect of Triaxiality on Phase Transformation in Ni50.8Ti Notched Cylindrical Bars, 25th AIAA/AHS Adaptive Structures Conference, AIAA SciTech Forum, (AIAA 2017-1674), 2017.
  • Xu, L., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, A Finite Strain Constitutive Model for Martensitic Transformation in Shape Memory Alloys Based on Logarithmic Strain, 25th AIAA/AHS Adaptive Structures Conference, AIAA SciTech Forum, (AIAA 2017-0731), 2017.
  • Jape, S., A. Solomou, Th. Baxevanis, D.C. Lagoudas, Fracture toughness of shape memory alloy actuators: Effect of transformation-induced plasticity, Proc. SPIE 9800, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites 2016, 98000C (April 21, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2219495
  • Cox, A., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Predictive modeling of precipitation effects on the actuation response of Ni-rich NiTi SMAs, Proc. ICAST #093, Hague, Netherlands, October 6–8, 2014.
  • Cox, A., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Finite element analysis of precipitation effects on Ni-rich NiTi Shape Memory Alloy response, Materials Science Forum, 792: 65–71, 2014.
  • Jape, S., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Stable crack growth during actuation in shape memory alloys, Proc. SPIE 9058, Behavior and Mechanics of Multifunctional Materials and Composites, 905802, March 10, 2014.
  • Cox, A., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, Numerical evaluation of the effect of Ni3Ti4 precipitates on the overall thermomechanical response of NiTi Shape Memory Alloys, SMASIS2013–3183, Snowbird, Utah, 16–18, September, 2013.
  • Parrinello, A., Th. Baxevanis and D. Lagoudas, On the energy release rate during global thermomechanically-induced phase transformation in Shape Memory Alloys, SMASIS2013–3187, Snowbird, Utah, 16–18, September, 2013.
  • Tsalis, D., Th. Baxevanis, G. Chatzigeorgiou and N. Charalambakis, Homogenization of elastoplastic composites with generalized periodicity in the microstructure, Chania, Crete, 25–27 May, 10th HSTAM International Congress in Mechanics, 2013.
  • Baxevanis, Th., C. Landis and D. Lagoudas, Mode I steady crack-growth in superelastic Shape Memory Alloys, Stone Mountain, 19–21 September, SMASIS2012–7934, 2012.
  • Parrinello, A., Baxevanis, Th., D. Lagoudas and A. Cox, A finite element study of stable crack-growth in superelastic Shape Memory Alloys, Stone Mountain, 19–21 September, SMASIS2012-7912, 2012.
  • Baxevanis, Th. and D. Lagoudas, On the path-dependency of the J-integral in a pseudoelastic Shape Memory Alloy, Scottsdale, 18–21 September, SMASIS2011–5004, 2011.
  • Baxevanis, Th., G. Pijaudier-Cabot, F. Dufour and R. Desiassyifayanty, Localization in a viscoelastic non-local damageable continuum and the inherited size effectin Computational Modelling of Concrete Structures, Proccedings of EURO-C 2006 Computational Modelling of Concrete Structures, Mayrhofen, Tyrol, Austria, 27th–30th March 2006 (edited by Gunther Meschke, Rene de Borst, Herbert Mang and Nenad Bicanic).
  • Baxevanis, Th., F. Dufour and G. Pijaudier-Cabot, Bifurcation and size effect in a viscoelastic non-local damageable continuumin Failure Analysis of Nano and Engineering Materials and Structrures, Proceedings of the 16th European Conference of Fracture (ECF 16), Alexandroupolis, Greece, 18 pages on CDROM, July 3-7, 2006 (edited by E. E. Gdoutos).
  • Baxevanis, Th., F. Dufour and G. Pijaudier-Cabot,Interface crack propagation in a viscoelastic discrete modelin Creep, shrinkage and durability of concrete and concrete structures, Nantes, 12–14 September, 125-130, 2005 (edited by G. Pijaudier-Cabot, B. Gérard and P. Acker).
  • Baxevanis, Th., Th. Katsaounis and A. Tzavaras, A finite element method for computing shear bands formations, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Hyperbolic Problems: Theory, Numerics, Applications (HYP2004), Osaka, 13–17 September, 295–302, 2004.
  • Baxevanis, Th. and N. Charalambakis, Shear stability and homogenization of stratified thermovisco-plastic materials, Proceedings of the 4th GRACM Congress on Computanional Mechanics, Patra, 27–29 June, 8 pages on CDROM, 2002.
  • Charalambakis, N. and Th. Baxevanis, Non-homogeneities and non-uniformities in thermoviscoplastic shearingin Plasticity, Damage and Fracture at Macro, Micro and Nano scales, Neat Press, 636–638, 2002 (edited by A.S. Khan and O. Lopez Pamies).