GEORGE S. POLYMERIS

 

Ι. PERSONAL DATA

 

Date of birth:                         23 / 08 / 1975

Place of birth:                         Thessaloniki, Greece

Address of last occupation:   Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Physics Department, Solid State Section

e-mail address:                       gspolymeris@ankara.edu.tr ; polymers@auth.gr

 

ΙΙ. EDUCATION

 

1993 – 1998: Bachelor (Ptychion) in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece) –GPA 7.72 out of 10.

 

2000 – 2006:  Ph. D. Degree in         Luminescence Dosimetry received from the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece), in collaboration with the Archaeometry Laboratory, Cultural and Educational Technology Institute (C.E.T.I.).

 

2007 – 2009:  Post Doc Research in Luminescence Dosimetry, Archaeometry Laboratory, Cultural and Educational Technology Institute (C.E.T.I.), “Athena” Research and Innovation Center in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies.

 

2009 – 2010 : Post Doc Fellowship in Luminescence Dosimetry and Applications, IŞIK University, Faculty of Science and Arts, Physics Department, Laboratory of Luminescence Research and Archaeometry, 34980-Sile, Istanbul, Turkey, received by TUBITAK (The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey).

 

2011 – 2013 : Post Doc Fellowship in Materials Science, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Physics Department, Solid State Physics Section, 54124-Thessaloniki, Greece, received in the framework of the ThermoMag Project, which is co-funded by the European Commission in the 7th Framework Programme (contract NMP4-SL-2011-263207), by the European Space Agency and by the individual partner organizations.

 

ΙΙΙ. LABORATORY AND TEACHING EXPERIENCE

2002 – 2004:  Non – stipend  Teaching: laboratory section of the Nuclear Physics Course offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece).

 

2004 – 2006: Research Assistant at the Archaeometry Laboratory, Cultural and Educational Technology Institute               (C.E.T.I.), Xanthi, Greece.

 

2007 – 2009: Research Scientist at the Archaeometry Laboratory, Cultural and Educational Technology Institute               (C.E.T.I.), “Athena” Research and Innovation Center in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies, Xanthi, Greece.

 

2009 – 2010: Teaching: Math230-Probability theoretical Course offered by the Department of Mathematics, Faculty of Science and Arts, IŞIK University, Istanbul, Turkey.

 

 

IV. EXPERIMENTAL CO-SUPERVISION OF THESIS

 

  1. Undergraduate

 

 

  1. Afouxenidis Dimitrios: “Thermoluminescence applications in geology and archaeology.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Stefanaki Eleni – Chrisanthi: “Optically stimulated luminescence study in geological schist; applicability in retrospective dosimetry”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Adamaki Aggeliki: “Optically stimulated luminescence study of marbles from Thasos island, Greece.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Chotokouridou Varvara: “Thermoluminescence study of marbles from Thasos island, Greece.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Bakoglidis Konstantinos: “Thermal quenching effect study in the thermoluminescence of various quartz types.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Raptis Spyridoula: “On the possibility of use the deep-trap-luminescence in Al2O3:C for dosimetry purposes.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

  1. Gogou Dimitra: “Thermoluminescence and Optically Stimulated Luminescence study in obsidian from Melos island, Greece.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  2. Pyretzi Konstantina: “Sensitization of high temperature Thermoluminescence glow curve peaks in various quartz samples”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  3. Banderma Aglaia: “Pre-dose sensitization of the 110 oC TL peak in various quartz samples: A homogeneity study”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  4. Dimitriadis Sarantis: “Discriminating the thermal activation in the thermoluminescence pre-dose effect of quartz”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  5. Kelegkouri Lamprini: “110 oC TL pre-dose effect; thermal study of the reservoirs”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  6. Giannoulatou Valeria: “Anomalous fading of thermoluminescence in five different apatite samples; implications on dating.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.
  7. Makridis Panagiotis: “Thermoluminescence dating of historical kilns from N. Greece; comparison with archaeomagnetic results”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

 

 

  1. Master

 

  1. Afouxenidis Dimitrios: “Thermoluminescence and Optically Stimulated Luminescence study in bioglass.”, offered by the Solid State Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Prof. Konstantinos Paraskevopoulos.

 

  1. Mavrodis Petros: “Application of Optically Stimulated Luminescence in paleoseismology.”, offered by the Paleoseismology Section, Geology Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Prof. Spyros Pavlidis.

 

2011: Sfamba Ioanna: Thermoluminescence characterization of KBr alkali halide.”, offered by the Solid State Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

 

  1. Ph.D.

 

2011: Subedi Bhagawan: “Dosimetric Characterization of materials with application on archaeometry and retrospective dosimetry.”, offered by the Nuclear and Elementary Particle Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

2012: Sfamba Ioanna: Bleaching study in several minerals.”, offered by the Solid State Physics Laboratory, Physics Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (Greece). Supervisor: Associate Prof. George Kitis.

 

V. PUBLICATIONS

 

Α. Dissertations

Α.1 “Low dose detection by thermoluminescence and optically stimulated luminescence using minerals as time integrating luminescence dosimeters.”, Aristotle University Publications (in Greek).

A.2 “Low dose detection by thermoluminescence and optically stimulated luminescence using minerals as time integrating luminescence dosimeters.” Ancient TL 24 (2), 53 – 54, 2006.

 

Β. International peer-reviewed  journals

 

  • S. Polymeris, N. Tsirliganis, Z. Loukou, G. Kitis. “A comparative study of the anomalous fading effects of TL and OSL signals of Durango Apatite”. Physica Status Solidi (a) 203 (3), 578 – 590, 2006.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pssa.200521347/abstract

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis,  A. K. Liolios, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. Zioutas. “Minerals as Time Integrating Luminescence Detectors for setting bounds on dark matter particle characteristics”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research A 562 (2006) 207 – 213.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168900206002282

  • Polymeris, G. Kitis,  V. Pagonis. “The effects of annealing and irradiation on the sensitivity and superlinearity properties of the 110 0C thermoluminescence peak of quartz”. Radiation Measurements 41 (2006) 554 – 564.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448706000199

  • Kitis, V. Pagonis, R. Chen,  G. Polymeris. “A comprehensive comparative study of the predose effect for three quartz crystals of different origin”. Radiation Protection Dosimetry 119  (1 – 4), 438 – 441, 2006.

http://rpd.oxfordjournals.org/content/119/1-4/438.abstract

  • Cruz – Zaragoza, C. Furetta, G. Kitis, B. Torres Gomez, G. S. Polymeris, N. Tsirliganis, Z. Loukou. “Thermoluminescence characterization of the irradiated minerals extracted from nopal”. Radiation Effects and Defects in Solids 161 (5), 267 – 278, 2006.

http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~db=all~content=a747786307~frm=abslink

  • Tsirliganis, G. Polymeris, Z. Loukou, G. Kitis. “Anomalous fading of the TL, BSL and IR-SL signals of fluorapatite”. Radiation Measurements 41 (7 – 8), 954 – 960, 2006.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448706000412

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis,  N. C. Tsirliganis. “Correlation between TL and OSL properties of CaF2:N”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 251 (2006) 133 – 142.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168583X06007142

  • Kitis, G. S. Polymeris, V. Pagonis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Thermoluminescence response and apparent anomalous fading factor of Durango fluorapatite as a function of the heating rate.” Physica Status Solidi (a) 203 (15) 3816 – 3823, 2006.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pssa.200622197/abstract

  • C. Tsirliganis, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, V. Pagonis. “Dependence of the anomalous fading of the TL and blue – OSL of fluorapatite on the occupancy of the tunneling recombination sites.” Journal of Luminescence 126 (2007), 303 – 308.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0022231306005254

  • G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. “Component resolved OSL dose response and sensitization of various quartz samples”. Radiation Measurements 42 (2007), 144 – 155.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448707000613

  • Kitis, G. S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak. “Component resolved thermal stability and recuperation study of the LM – OSL curves of four sedimentary quartz samples”. Radiation Measurements 42 (2007), 1273 – 1279.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S135044870700279X

  • S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, D. Papadopoulou, G. Dallas, G. Kitis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Firing Temperature of pottery using TL and OSL techniques”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research A 580 (2007), 747 – 750.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168900207010066

  • Afouxenidis, E. C. Stefanaki, G. S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “TL/OSL properties of natural schist for archaeological dating and retrospective dosimetry”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research A 580 (2007), 705 – 709.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168900207009916

  • I. Dallas, D. Afouxenidis, E. C. Stefanaki, N. F. Tsagas, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Reconstruction of the thermally quenched glow-curve of Al2O3:C”. Physica Status Solidi (a) 205 (7) 1672 – 1679, 2008.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pssa.200824016/abstract

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448707005847

  • I. Dallas, G. S. Polymeris, E. C. Stefanaki, D. Afouxenidis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Sample dependent correlation between TL and LM – OSL in Al2O3:C”. Radiation Measurements 43 (2008), 335 – 340.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S135044870700399X

  • Liritzis, G. Kitis, R. B. Galloway, A. Vafiadou, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. S. Polymeris. “Probing luminescence dating of archaeologically significant carved rock types”. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, Vol. 8, No.1, pp. 61 – 79, 2008.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, A. K. Liolios, A. Sakalis, K. Zioutas, E. G. Anassontzis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Luminescence dating of the top of a deep water core from the NESTOR site near the Hellenic Trench, east Mediterranean Sea”. Quaternary Geochronology 4 (2009) 68 – 81.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1871101408000332

  • C. Stefanaki, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Optically Stimulated Luminescence Properties of natural Schist”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 9, No.1, pp. 1 –9, 2009.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “The TL and room temperature OSL properties of the glow peak at 110 oC in natural milky quartz: A case study”. Radiation Measurements 44 (2009), 23 – 31.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448708003661

  • S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak, G. Kitis. “Component – resolved IR bleaching study of the blue LM-OSL components of various quartz samples.” Geochronometria 32 (2008) 79 – 85.

www.geochronometria.pl/pdf/geo_32/Geo32_10.pdf

  • Kitis, N. G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis. “The correlation of fast OSL component with the TL peak at 325 oC in quartz of various origins.” Journal of Luminescence 130 (2010) 298 – 303.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0022231309004311

  • K. Koul, M.P. Chougaonkar, G. S. Polymeris. “Applicability of OSL pre-dose phenomenon of quartz in the estimation of equivalent dose.” Radiation Measurements 45 (2010), 15 – 21.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S135044870900136X

  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Possibility of thermal sensitization in the pre-dose mechanism of the 110 oC TL peak of quartz.” Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 268 (2010), 493 – 498.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168583X09012816

  • I. Dallas, G.S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Correlation between TL and OSL signals in KMgF3:Ce; bleaching study of individual glow peaks.” Elsevier Journal of Radiation Measurements 45 (2010) 537 – 539.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S135044870900290X

  • S. Polymeris, S. Rapti, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Thermally assisted photo transfer OSL from deep traps in Al2O3:C.” Elsevier Journal of Radiation Measurements 45 (2010) 519 – 522.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S1350448709003916

  • Kitis, N.G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, V. Pagonis. “Investigation of OSL signals from very deep traps in unfired and fired quartz samples”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 268 (2010), 592 – 598.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168583X09013202

  • G. Kiyak, G.S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. “TL/OSL properties of heavy, barites loaded, concrete.” Radiation Measurements 45 (2010) 543 – 545.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0969-8043(10)00279-4

  • Liritzis, N. Drivaliari, G. S. Polymeris, Ch. Katagas. “New quartz technique for OSL dating of limestones”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.1, pp. 81 –87, 2010.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • Kitis, N.G. Kiyak, G.S. Polymeris. “Thermoluminescence and optically stimulated luminescence properties of natural barytes” Applied Radiation and Isotopes 68 (2010), 2409 – 2415.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0969804310002794

  • Liritzis, G. S. Polymeris, N. Zacharias. «Surface luminescence dating of ‘Dragon Houses’and Armena Gate at Styra (Euboea, Greece)”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.3, pp. 65 –81, 2010.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • Liritzis, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, K. Ernston, D. Sudhaus, A. Neumair, W. Mayer, B. Rappengluck, M. Rappengluck. “The Chiemgau Meteorite Impact and Tsunami Event (Southeast Germany); First OSL dating”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.4, pp. 17 33, 2010. http://www.maajournal.com/
  • Subedi, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “TL and OSL response of turquoise gemstone for dosimetric applications”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.4, pp. 61 67, 2010. http://www.maajournal.com/
  • Subedi, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, K. Bakoglidis, S. Raptis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “ Thermal quenching of thermoluminescence in quartz samples of various origins”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.4, pp. 69 75, 2010. http://www.maajournal.com/
  • S. Polymeris, D. Gogou, D. Afouxenidis, S. Rapti, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Preliminary TL and OSL properties of natural and artificially irradiated obsidian”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.4, pp. 83 91, 2010. http://www.maajournal.com/
  • Kitis, N.G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, V. Pagonis. “Investigation of the OSL signal from very deep traps in quartz”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 10, No.4, pp. 93 98, 2010.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • Kitis, G. S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak, V. Pagonis. “Towards the equivalence of continuous-wave optically stimulated luminescence (CW-OSL) and linearly-modulated (LM-OSL) signals in quartz”. Geochronometria 38 (3) 2011: 209 – 216.

http://www.springerlink.com/content/mv665u6318711807/fulltext.pdf

  • B. Subedi, Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Thermal quenching of thermoluminescence in quartz samples of various origins”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 269 (2011), 572 – 581.

http://linkinghub.elsevier.com/retrieve/pii/S0168583X11000292

 

  • S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, S. Rapti, I. Liritzis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Component Relative response of TL and component-resolved OSL to alpha and beta radiations in annealed sedimentary quartz.” Radiation Measurements 46 (2011) 10551064.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448711003404

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, N. G. Kiyak, I. Sfamba, B. Subedi, V. Pagonis. “Dissolution as zeroing mechanism, thermal properties and component resolved dose response of salt (NaCl) for retrospective dosimetry.” Applied Radiation and Isotopes 69 (2011) 1255 – 1262.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S096980431100220X

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. “IRSL dating of a deep water core from Pylos, Greece; comparison to post IR Blue OSL and TL dating results”. Accepted for publication to Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 11, No.2, 107 – 120, 2011.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Polymeris, O. M. Goudouri, E. Kontonasaki, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. «Thermoluminescence as a probe in bioactive studies; the case of the 58S bioactive glass.» Journal of Physics D; Applied Physics 44 (2011) 395501.

http://stacks.iop.org/0022-3727/44/395501

  • Liritzis, D. Mavrikis, N. Zacharias, A. Sakalis, N. Tsirliganis, G. S. Polymeris, Y. Bassiakos. “Potassium determination from SEM, FAAS and XRF; Some notes”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 11, No.2, 169 – 178, 2011.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • Polymeris, O. M. Goudouri, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. «The 1100C Thermoluminescence peak as a probe in the bioactivity study of the 58S sol-gel bioactive glass.» Journal of Key Engineering Materials 493-494 (2012) pp 49-54.

doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/KEM.493-494.49

  • Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Computerized Curve Deconvolution of TL/OSL curves by using a flexible spreadsheet program”. Radiation Protection Dosimetry 149 (4)363 – 370.

http://rpd.oxfordjournals.org/content/149/4/363.full.pdf+html

  • S. Polymeris, E. O. Oniya, N. N. Jibiri, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “In-homogeneity in the pre-dose sensitization of the 110 °C TL peak in various quartz samples: The influence of annealing.” Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 274 (2012), 105110.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2011.12.001

  • Subedi, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, V. Pagonis, G. Kitis. «Reconstruction of thermally quenched glow curves in quartz.» Radiation Measurements 47 (2012) 250257.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448712000303

  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Sensitization of high temperature Thermoluminescence glow curve peaks in various quartz samples”. Geochronometria 39(3) 2012: 212-220

http://rd.springer.com/article/10.2478/s13386-012-0008-2

  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Radiation dose response correlation between thermoluminescence and optically stimulated luminescence in quartz”. Journal of Luminescence 132 (2012) 1720 – 1728.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022231312000853

  • S. Polymeris, A.E. Erginal, N. G. Kiyak. “A comperative morphology, compositional as well as TL study of Bozcaada (Tenedos) and Şile aeolianites, Turkey”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 12, No.2, 117 – 131, 2012.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. “Thermally assisted photo transfer OSL from deep traps in Al2O3:C grains exhibiting different TL peak shapes”. Applied Radiation and Isotopes 70 (2012) 24782787.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969804312003971

  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “On the pre-dose sensitization of the various components of the LM-OSL signal of annealed quartz; Comparison with the case of 110oC TL peak”. Radiation Measurements 47 (2012) 864-869.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448712000856

  • Kitis, G. S. Polymeris, V. Pagonis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Anomalous fading of OSL signals originating from very deep traps in Durango apatite”. Radiation Measurements 49 (2013) 73-81.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448712003368

  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris. “Impact of firing on the optically stimulated luminescence of geological quartz.” AIP Conference Proceedings 1512, 916-917 (2013).

http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4791338

  • Ioannou, G. S. Polymeris, E. Hatziraniotis, A. U. Khan, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, Th. Kyratsi. “Solid State Synthesis and Thermoelectric Properties of Sb-doped Mg2Si Materials”. Journal of Electronic Materials 42 (7) 1827 – 1834 (2013).

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11664-012-2442-6#page-1

  • Thomas C. Chasapis, Yeseul Lee, Georgios S. Polymeris, Elena C. Stefanaki, Euripides Hatzikraniotis, Xiaoyuan Zhou, Ctirad Uher, Konstantinos M. Paraskevopoulos, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis. “Investigation of the valence band structure of PbSe by optical and transport measurements”. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings 1490 (2013) 75 – 81.

http://journals.cambridge.org/action/displayAbstract?fromPage=online&aid=8838396

  • S. Polymeris, E. Theodosoglou, G. Kitis, N. C. Tsirliganis, A. Koroneos, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Preliminary results on structural state characterization of K-feldspars by using thermoluminescence”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 13, No.3, 155 – 161, 2013.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • K. Sfamba, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, N. Zacharias, J. Henderson. “Luminescence as a probe in provenance and technological studies of Islamic furnace glasses”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 13, No.3, 63 –69, 2013.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Sanchez, M. G. Heras, G. S. Polymeris. “Estimating maximum temperatures attained during building fires by thermoluminescence”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 13, No.3, 145 – 153, 2013.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • Liritzis, A. Vafeiadou, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, A. Usai. “Advances in surface luminescence dating: new data from selected Mediterranean monuments”. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 13, No.3, 105 – 115, 2013.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, D. Afouxenidis, A Rousaki, E. Kouloumpi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “On the feasibility of dating portable paintings; preliminary luminescence measurements on ground layer materials”. In Press, Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol. 13, No.3, 93 – 103, 2013.

http://www.maajournal.com/

  • S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak, D. K. Koul, G. Kitis. “Firing Temperature of pottery from the ancient Mesopotamia, Turkey, using luminescence methods; a case study for different grain size fractions”. In Press, Archaeometry journal, doi: 10.1111/arcm.12044.
  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. N. Jibiri, N. C. Tsirliganis, I. A. Babalola, G. Kitis. “Influence of radiation quenching and entire glow-curve structure of quartz on MATAC of its 110 oC TL glow peak”. Physica Status Solidi A 210 (2013) 2463 – 2470.

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/pssa.201329177/abstract

  • Stathokostopoulos, D. Chaliampalias, E.C Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, K. Chryssafis, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Vourlias, “Structure, morphology and electrical properties of Mg2Si layers deposited by pack cementation”. Applied Surface Science 285P (2013) 417 – 424.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0169433213015614

  • S. Polymeris, E. Hatziraniotis, E. C. Stefanaki, E. Pavlidou, Th. Kyratsi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, M. C. Kanatzidis. “Indirect Carrier Mapping on Thermoelectric Materials”. Submitted for publication to 2013 MRS Spring Proceedings vol. 1543, DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1557/opl.2013.939.
  • K. Sfamba, G.S. Polymeris, N.C. Tsirliganis, V. Pagonis, G. Kitis.Prompt isothermal decay of thermoluminescence in an apatite exhibiting strong anomalous fading”. Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B 320 (2014), 5763.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0168583X13011646

  • K. Koul, P. G. Patil, E. O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris. “High temperature thermally transferred optically stimulated luminescence phenomenon in fired geological quartz.” Radiation Measurements 62 (2014) 60 – 70.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S135044871400016X

  • Stathokostopoulos, E.C Stefanaki, M. Ioannou, G.S. Polymeris, D. Chaliampalias, E. Pavlidou, Th. Kyratsi , K.M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Vourlias, E. Hatzikraniotis. “Thermoelectric properties of Mg2Si coatings deposited by pack cementation process on heavily doped Si substrates”. Physica Status Solidi A 211 (2014), No. 6, 1308–1314.
  • Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak. “Environmental dose rate assessment from active fault zone in western Anatolia, Turkey; towards retrospective epidemiology”. Open Journal of Archaeometry 2 (2014) 5256.

http://dx.doi.org/10.4081/arc.2014.5256

  • Stathokostopoulos, D. Chaliampalias, E. Tarani, A. Theodorakakos, V. Giannoulatou, G. S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, K. Chrissafis, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Vourlias. “Formation of Thermoelectric Chromium Silicide by Pack Cementation Process”. Journal of Electronic Materials Vol. 43, No. 10, 3733 – 3739, 2014.

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11664-014-3100-y#page-1

 

  • C. Stefanaki, P.M. Nikolic, Ch. Papageorgiou, G. S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, Th. Kyratsi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Macro and micro scale features in the thermoelectric PbTe (Br, Na) systems: micro-FTIR, micro-Seebeck and SEM/EDX observations”. Journal of Electronic Materials Vol. 43, No. 10, 3785 – 3791, 2014.

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11664-014-3163-9#page-1

  • S. Polymeris, V. Giannoulatou, I. Sfamba, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Search for stable energy levels in materials exhibiting strong anomalous fading; the case study of apatites”.  Journal of Luminescence 153 (2014) 245 – 251.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jlumin.2014.03.041

  • Ioannou, G.S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos and Th. Kyratsi. “Effect of Bi-doping and Mg-excess on the Thermoelectric Properties of Mg2Si Materials”. Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 75, 8 (2014) 984–991.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0022369714000936#

  • C. Bhatt, A. Soni, G.S. Polymeris, D.K. Patel, D.K, Koul, S.K. Gupta, D.R. Mishra, M.S. Kulkarni, “Optically Stimulated Luminescence (OSL) and thermally assisted OSL in Eu2+ – doped BaSO4 Phosphor”. Journal of Radiation Measurements 64 (2014) 35-43.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1350448714000997

  • U. Khan, N.V. Vlachos, E. Hatzikraniotis, G.S. Polymeris, Ch.B. Lioutas, E.C. Stefanaki, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, I. Giapintzakis, Th. Kyratsi. “Thermoelectric Properties of Highly Efficient Bi-doped Mg2Si1-x-ySnxGey Materials”. Acta Materialia 77 (2014) 43 – 53.

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.actamat.2014.04.060

  • Soni, D.R. Mishra, G.S. Polymeris, B.C. Bhatt, M.S. Kulkarni, “OSL and Thermally Assisted OSL Response in Dental Enamel for its Possible Application in Retrospective Dosimetry”. Accepted for publication to Journal of Radiation and Environmental Biophysics DOI 10.1007/s00411-014-0554-5.
  • Hatzikraniotis, G.S. Polymeris, C.B. Lioutas, A. Burkov, E-C. Stefanaki, A. Samunin, G. Isachenko, M.I. Fedorov, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Structural features and dopant gradients in Mg2SnXSi1-X ternary compounds”. Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings Vol. 1642. DOI: 10.1557/opl.2014.445
  • Eren Şahiner, Niyazi Meriç, George S. Polymeris. “Assessing the impact of increasing temperature IR stimulation to the OSL signal of contaminated quartz”. Journal of Radiation Measurements 68 (2014) 14-22. DOI: 1016/j.radmeas.2014.06.006
  • S. Polymeris. “OSL at elevated temperatures: towards the simultaneous thermal and optical stimulation”. Radiation Physics and Chemistry 106 (2015) 184 – 192.

http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0969806X14002916

  • S. Polymeris, A. Theodorakakos, K. Mars, E. Godlewska, Ch.B. Lioutas, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Comparing doping methodologies in Mg2Si/AgMg system”. Journal of Electronic Materials Vol. 43, No. 10, 3876 – 3883, 2014.

http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs11664-014-3356-2#page-1

  • S. Polymeris, N. Vlachos, A. Khan, C.B. Lioutas, A. Delimitis, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, Th. Kyratsi. “Structural features in Magnesium Silicide/Stannide/Germanide Compounds in the Si-rich boundary of the miscibility gap: doping stimulated phase separation”. Accepted for publication to Acta Materialia.

C. International Symposia – Conferences

 

  • Kitis, V. Pagonis, R. Chen,  G. Polymeris. “A comprehensive comparative study of the predose effect for three quartz crystals of different origin”. 14th Solid State Dosimetry Conference (SSD14), 2004, New haven, USA.
  • C. Tsirliganis, D. Tsiafaki, Z. Loukou, G. Polymeris. “Application of fine-grain TL and single-aliquot OSL dating techniques to well and not well fired ancient ceramic materials”. 34th Archaeometry Symposium, 2004, Zaragoza, Spain.
  • C. Tsirliganis, Z. Loukou, D. Papadopoulou, G. Polymeris, G. Papathanasiou, P. Kotsanidis. “Investigation of the effects of sampling and breaking techniques on the TL signal and the mineralogical composition of fine – grains”. 34th Archaeometry Symposium, 2004, Zaragoza, Spain.
  • Tsirliganis, G. S. Polymeris, Z. Loukou, G. Kitis. “Anomalous fading of the TL, BSL and IR-SL signals of fluorapatite”. 11th Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating Conference (LED 2005), 2005, Cologne, Germany.
  • S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, D. Papadopoulou, G. Dallas, G. Kitis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Firing Temperature of pottery using TL and OSL techniques”. 10th International Symposium On Radiation Physics (ISR 10), 2006, Coimbra, Portugal.
  • Afouxenidis, E. C. Stefanaki, G. S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “TL/OSL properties of natural schist for archaeological dating and retrospective dosimetry”. 10th International Symposium On Radiation Physics (ISR 10), 2006, Coimbra, Portugal.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis,  A. K. Liolios, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. Zioutas. “Minerals as Time Integrating Luminescence Detectors: Comparison with other experiments”. 10th International Symposium On Radiation Physics (ISR 10), 2006, Coimbra, Portugal.
  • I. Dallas, D. Afouxenidis, E. C. Stefanaki, N. F. Tsagas, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Reconstruction of the thermally quenched glow-curve of Al2O3:C”. 15th Solid State Dosimetry Conference (SSD15), 2007, Delft, The Netherlands.
  • I. Dallas, G. S. Polymeris, E. C. Stefanaki, D. Afouxenidis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Sample dependent correlation between TL and LM – OSL in Al2O3:C”. 15th Solid State Dosimetry Conference (SSD15), 2007, Delft, The Netherlands.
  • G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis.LM-OSL thermal activation curves of quartz: relevance to the thermal activation of the 110 0C TL Glow-Peak”. 15th Solid State Dosimetry Conference (SSD15), 2007, Delft, The Netherlands.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, A. Sakalis, N. C. Tsirliganis. “IRSL dating of a deep water core from Pylos, Greece; comparison to post IR Blue OSL and TL dating results”. 37th International Symposium on Archaeometry (ISA37), 2008, Siena, Italy.
  • Liritzis, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, C. Katagas. “Optically stimulated luminescence dating of Dragon Houses and Pyli Armenon at Styra”. 1st Styria Gaea International Symposium, 3 – 5 July 2009, Styra, Euboea, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, S. Rapti, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Thermally assisted photo transfer OSL from deep traps in Al2O3:C”. 7th International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation (LUMDETR 2009), 12 -17 July 2009, Krakow, Poland.
  • I. Dallas, G.S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Correlation between TL and OSL signals in KMgF3:Ce; bleaching study of individual glow peaks.” 7th International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation (LUMDETR 2009), 12 -17 July 2009, Krakow, Poland.
  • Afouxenidis, X. Chatzistavrou, G.S. Polymeris, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Preliminary TL and OSL characterization on synthetic bioactive materials.” 7th International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation (LUMDETR 2009), 12 -17 July 2009, Krakow, Poland.
  • G. Kiyak, G.S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. “Retrospective dosimetry using barium sulphate.” 7th International Conference on Luminescent Detectors and Transformers of Ionizing Radiation (LUMDETR 2009), 12 -17 July 2009, Krakow, Poland.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, D. Gogou, D. Afouxenidis, S. Rapti, G. I. Dallas, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Preliminary TL and OSL properties of natural and artificially irradiated obsidian”. 1st LAIS Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 9 – 12 September 2009, Delphi, Greece.
  • Kitis, N.G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, V. Pagonis. “Investigation of the OSL signal from very deep traps in quartz”. 1st LAIS Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 9 – 12 September 2009, Delphi, Greece.
  • Subedi, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “Towards luminescence dating of turquoise gemstone using TL and OSL methods”. 1st LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 9 – 12 September 2009, Delphi, Greece.
  • Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, B. Subedi, K. Bakoglidis, S. Raptis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Thermal quenching of thermoluminescence in natural and synthetic quartz samples; implications for dating”. 1st LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 9 – 12 September 2009, Delphi, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak, V. Pagonis, G. Kitis. “Towards the equivalence of continuous-wave optically stimulated luminescence (CW-OSL) and linearly-modulated (LM-OSL) signals in quartz”. 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Luminescence and Electron SPIN resonance Dating (APLED2), 12 – 15 November 2009, Ahmedabad, India.
  • Rapti, G.S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N.G. Kiyak, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Thermally assisted OSL from deep traps in Al2O3:C samples exhibiting wide main dosimetric TL peak; comparison with samples exhibiting narrow main TL dosimetric peak”. 2nd Asia-Pacific Conference on Luminescence and Electron SPIN resonance Dating (APLED2), 12 – 15 November 2009, Ahmedabad, India.
  • Kiyak, N. G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris. Environmental dose rate assessment from active fault zone in western Anatolia, Turkey; towards retrospective epidemiology. 38th International Symposium on Archaeometry (ISA 2010), 10 – 14 May  2010, Tampa Bay, Florida, USA.
  • G. Kiyak, G. S. Polymeris, T. Takaoglu, A. E. Erginal, G. Kitis. Dating studies of pottery and sediment materials from prehistoric site of Smintheion with the application of luminescence techniques. 38th International Symposium on Archaeometry (ISA 2010), 10 – 14 May 2010, Tampa Bay, Florida, USA.
  • Liritzis, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, A. Usai, R. Bernarik. “Advances in surface luminescence dating: new data from selected Mediterranean monuments”. 38th International Symposium on Archaeometry (ISA 2010), 10 – 14 May 2010, Tampa Bay, Florida, USA.
  • S. Polymeris, A. E. Erginal, N. G. Kiyak, A. Ertek, T. Canel. A comparative TL and OSL study of Bozcaada (Tenedos) and Sile Aeolianites, Turkey: implications for lowstand sea-levels. The Second International Geography Symposium (GEOMED), 2 – 5 June 2010, Antalya, Turkey.
  • Afouxenidis, G.S. Polymeris, O.M. Goudouri, E. Kontonasaki, X. Chatzistavrou, N.C. Tsirliganis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “Thermoluminescence as an experimental tool towards the characterisation of bioactive materials; The case of 58S bioactive glass”. 23th European Conference on Biomaterials (ESB23), 11-15 September 2010, Tampere, Finland.
  • K. Koul, P. G. Patil, E. O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris. “High temperature thermally transferred optically stimulated luminescence phenomenon in fired geological quartz”. 13rd Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating Conference (LED 2011), 10 – 14 July, Torun, Poland.
  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “On the predose sensitization of the various components of the LM-OSL signal of annealed quartz; Comparison with the case of 110 oC TL peak”. 13rd Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating Conference (LED 2011), 10 – 14 July, Torun, Poland.
  • S. Polymeris, O. M. Goudouri, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “The 110 oC TL peak as a probe towards the characterization study of bioactivity response in the case of 58S sol-gel bioactive glass”. 23rd Symposium and Annual Meeting of International Society for Ceramics in Medicine (BIOCERAMICS 23), 06 – 09 November 2011, Istanbul, Turkey.
  • Ioannidis, E. Aidona, D. Kondopoulou, G. Polymeris. “Archaeomagnetic and thermoluminescence dating in the ceramic workshop, of Megali Kipsa, N. Greece”. 2012 Castle Meeting, Contributions to Geophysics and Geodesy, 17 – 19 May 2012, Prague, Czech Republic.
  • Liritzis, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, A. Usai. “Advances in surface luminescence dating: new data from selected Mediterranean monuments”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, G. Kitis, O. M. Goudouri, E. Kontonasaki, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Thermoluminescence characterization of bioactive materials; the case of 58S bioactive glass”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, N. C. Tsirliganis, E. Theodosoglou, A. Koroneos, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Preliminary results on structural state characterization of K-feldspars by using TL and IRSL”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, A Rousaki, E. Kouloumpi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “On the feasibility of dating portable paintings; preliminary TL and OSL measurements”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • K. Sfamba, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, N. Zacharias, J. Henderson. “Towards answering technological and provenance questions of archaeological glass materials by using luminescence techniques”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • S. Sanchez, M. G. Heras, G. S. Polymeris. “Estimating maximum temperatures attained during building fires by thermoluminescence”. 2nd LAIS  Symposium, “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia”, 5 – 7 September 2012, Lisbon, Portugal.
  • Thomas C. Chasapis, Yeseul Lee, Elena C. Stefanaki, Georgios S. Polymeris, Euripides Hatzikraniotis, Xiaoyuan Zhou, Ctirad Uher, Konstantinos M. Paraskevopoulos, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis. “Investigation of the valence band structure of PbSe by optical and transport measurements”. 2012 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting , 25 – 30 November, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Georgios S. Polymeris, Elena C. Stefanaki, Euripides Hatzikraniotis, Konstantinos M. Paraskevopoulos, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis. “Carrier Mapping in Thermoelectric Materials”. 2013 Materials Research Society (MRS) Spring Meeting , 1 – 5 April, San Francisco, California, USA.
  • U. Khan, N. Vlachos, E. Hatzikraniotis, E. Stefanaki, G. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, Theodora Kyratsi. “Thermoelectric properties of doped Mg2(Si,Ge,Sn) Solid Solutions”. 2013 European Materials Research Society (EMRS) Meeting , 1 – 5 May, Strasbourg, France.
  • Stathokostopoulos, E.C. Stefanaki, M. Ioannou, G.S. Polymeris, D. Chaliampalias, E. Pavlidou, Th. Kyratsi, E. Hatzikraniotis, G. Vourlias, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Thermoelectric properties of Mg2Si coatings deposited by pack cementation process on heavily doped Si substrates”. 2013 European Materials Research Society (EMRS) Meeting , 1 – 5 May, Strasbourg, France.
  • Lioutas, Th. Kyratsi, G.S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, G. Vourlias, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Nanostructure characterization of Mg2Si-based materials”. 10th International Conference on Nanosciences and Nanotechnogies , 9 – 12 July 2013, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Aidona, G.S. Polymeris, D. Kondopoulou, N. Ioannidis, P. Makridis.Archaeomagnetic and thermoluminescence dating of historical kilns from N. Greece”. XIIth Scientific Assembly for the International Association of Geomagnetism and Aeronomy (IAGA 2013), 26 – 31 August  2013, Merida Yucatan, Mexico.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, A Rousaki, E. Kouloumpi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “On the Feasibility of Dating Canvas Paintings: Preliminary Results of Physicochemical Analysis and Luminescence Techniques”. Technart 2013, Analytical Spectroscopy in Art and Archaeology at the Rijksmuseum Amsterdam, 23 – 27 September 2013.
  • S. Polymeris, N. Vlachos, A.U. Khan, Ch.B. Lioutas, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, Th. Kyratsi. “Macro-Micro-Nano Features in Magnesium Silicide/Stannide/Germanide Compounds”. 2013 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 11), 18 – 20 November, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
  • S. Polymeris, A. Theodorakakos, K. Mars, E. Godlewska, Ch.B. Lioutas, E. Hatzikraniotis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Dopant in-homogeneities in Mg2Si doped with silver”. 2013 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 11), 18 – 20 November, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
  • Tarani, D. Stathokostopoulos, D. Chaliampalias, G. S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, K. Chrissafis, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Vourlias. “Formation of Thermoelectric Chromium Silicide by Pack Cementation Process”. 2013 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 11), 18 – 20 November, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
  • C. Stefanaki, P.M. Nikolic, Ch. Papageorgiou, G. S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, Th. Kyratsi, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Macro and micro scale features in the thermoelectric PbTe (Br, Na) systems: micro-FTIR, micro-Seebeck and SEM/EDX observations”. 2013 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 11), 18 – 20 November, Noordwijk, The Netherlands.
  • C. Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, N. Vlachos, E. Hatzikraniotis, A. Burkov, A. Samunin, G. Isachenko, Th. Kyratsi, E. Pavlidou, M. I. Fedorov, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Structural and dopant in-homogeneities of Mg2Si and Sn-based ternary compounds doped with Bi and Sb”. 2013 Materials Research Society (MRS) Fall Meeting , 1 – 6 December, Boston, Massachusetts, USA.
  • Şahiner, N. Meriç, G.S. Polymeris. “Comparison of several, independent equivalent dose values determined by luminescence and ESR techniques for geological dating studies using sedimentary volcanic quartz and polymineral samples”. 14th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating (LED 2014), 7-11 July 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  • S. Polymeris, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç, G. Kitis. “Experimental features of natural thermally assisted OSL (NTA-OSL) signal in both quartz and polymineral samples; preliminary results”. 14th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating (LED 2014), 7-11 July 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  • Meriç, Ü.R. Yüce, A. Damianidis, G.S. Polymeris. “Dose response of hydrazine de-proteinated tooth enamel after de-convolution using the sum of general order kinetics and a component for tunnelling recombination”. 14th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating (LED 2014), 7-11 July 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  • O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris, N. N. Jibiri, N. C. Tsirliganis, I. A. Babalola, G. Kitis. “Contributions of pre-exposure dose and thermal activation in pre-dose sensitizations of unfired and annealed quartz”. 14th International Conference on Luminescence and Electron Spin Resonance Dating (LED 2014), 7-11 July 2014, Montreal, Canada.
  • Aidona, G. Polymeris, N. Kyparissi-Apostolika. “Middle Neolithic Period: New archaeomagnetic and thermoluminescence data from a pottery kiln at Magoula Imvrou Pigadi, SW Thessaly, Greece”. 2014 Castle Meeting, New Trends on Paleo, Rock and Environmental Magnetism. 17 – 19 August 2014, Evora, Portugal.
  • Tema, G. Polymeris, J. Morales, A. Goguitchaichvili, V. Tsaknaki. “Dating of ancient baked clays: A combined archaeomagnetic and thermoluminescence analysis applied to a brick workshop at Kato Achaia, Greece” 2014 Castle Meeting, New Trends on Paleo, Rock and Environmental Magnetism. 17 – 19 August 2014, Evora, Portugal.
  • Aşlar, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç,  G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis. De-convolution analysis of naturally thermally assisted OSL signal from quartz” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • S. Polymeris, O. Daş, S. Kaya Keleş, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç,  V. Giannoulatou, A. Kyriakidou, I.K. Sfampa, G. Theodorou, O.M. Goudouri, G. Kitis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. Bioactivity Characterization of 45S5 bioactive material using TL/OSL and EPR” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Kaya Keleş, G. S. Polymeris, N. Meriç. Dose response correlation between TL peaks at high temperatures and component resolved OSL signals of quartz samples” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Meriç, E. Şahiner, A. Bariş G. S. Polymeris. Luminescence properties of  irradiated commercial colour pencils for retrospective radiation dosimetry” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • S. Polymeris, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç,  G. Kitis, E. Theodosoglou, A. Koroneos, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. Correlation of K-feldspar structural state characteristics and luminescence features” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Şahiner, N. Meriç,  G. S. Polymeris. Multiple equivalent dose estimations using OSL, IRSL and ESR with emphasis on the IRSL at elevated temperatures and the thermally assisted OSL signal from very deep traps” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • Hendi, G. S. Polymeris, S. Kaya Keleş, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç. Bioactivity Characterization of 45S5 bioactive material using TL/OSL and EPR” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29  August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris, A. Soni. Response of OSL of natural quartz to firing: A case study” LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29 August  2014, Ankara, Turkey.
  • George S. Polymeris, Eren Şahiner, Niyazi Meriç, “Luminescence detectors for setting bounds on dark matter particle characteristics”, Nuba Conference Series-1: Nuclear Physics and Astrophysics, Adrasan-Antalya/Turkey – September 15-21, 2014.
  • Eren Şahiner, Niyazi Meriç, George S. Polymeris “An alternative approach for the experimental total-to-peak (TTP) efficiency curve used in the calculation of true coincidence correction factors in a HPGe detector”, Nuba Conference Series-1: Nuclear Physics and Astrophysics, Adrasan-Antalya/Turkey – September 15-21, 2014.
  • S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, J. Bourgeois, Q. Recour, H. Scherrer, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “FTIR spectroscopic analysis of Mg2Si1-xSnx-based compounds”. 2014 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 12), 24 –  26  September, Madrid, Spain.
  • Godlewska, K. Mars, A. Prytuliak, E. Hatzikraniotis, G. S. Polymeris, P. Drozdz, A. Tchorz. “Instability of Ag-doped Mg2Si”. 2014 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 12), 24 –  26  September, Madrid, Spain.
  • Hatzikraniotis, E.C. Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, K. Mars, E. Godlewska, A. Burkov, M. Fedorov, K.M. Paraskevopoulos . “Ageing studies in Mg2Si0.98Bi0.02”. 2014 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 12), 24 –  26  September, Madrid, Spain.
  • C. Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, N. Vlachos, M.Ioannou, E. Hatzikraniotis, Th. Kyratsi, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Αn effective tool for the study of band-convergence in magnesium silicides through micro-Pisarenko plot”. 2014 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 12), 24 –  26  September, Madrid, Spain.
  • Kyratsi, N. Vlachos, M. Manoli, G.S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, Ch. Lioutas, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “High Thermoelectric Performance of Mg2(Si,Sn,Ge) Materials”. 2014 Conference on Thermoelectric Materials (ECT 12), 24 –  26  September, Madrid, Spain.
  • Giannoulatou, A. Kyriakidou, I.K. Sfamba, G. Theodorou, G. Kitis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, E. Şahiner, N. Meriç, G.S. Polymeris. Bioactivity characterization of 45S5 bioactive material by applying luminescence; comparison with the case of 58S bioactive glass”. 26th Symposium and Annual Meeting of International Society for Ceramics in Medicine (BIOCERAMICS 26), 06 – 08 November 2014, Barcelona, Spain.
  1. Local Symposia – Conferences
  • K. Liolios, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis,  N. C. Tsirliganis, K. Zioutas. “Earth’s Minerals as time-integrated detectors for Axions”. Hellenic High Energy Physics Symposium (HEP06), 2006, Ioannina, Greece
  • C. Stefanaki, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, A. Sakalis, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis. “Optically Stimulated Luminescence Properties of natural Schist”. 5th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 2008, Athens, Greece.
  • Gogou, G. Kitis, G. S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, S. Rapti, G. I. Dallas, N. C. Tsirliganis. “Thermoluminescence properties of natural and artificially irradiated obsidian”. 5th Hellenic Archaeometry  Society Symposium, 2008, Athens, Greece.
  • I. Dallas, G.S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Correlation between TL and OSL signals in KMgF3:Ce; bleaching study of individual glow peaks.” XXV Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 20 -23 September  2009, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, S. Rapti, D. Afouxenidis, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Thermally assisted photo transfer OSL from deep traps in Al2O3:C”. XXV Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 20 -23 September  2009, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Afouxenidis, X. Chatzistavrou, G.S. Polymeris, N.C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Preliminary TL and OSL characterization on synthetic bioactive materials.”.XXV Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 20 -23 September  2009, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Subedi, D. Afouxenidis, G. S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “Towards luminescence dating of turquoise gemstone using TL and OSL methods”. .XXV Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 20 -23  September  2009, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • M. Goudouri, G.S. Polymeris, D. Afouxenidis, E. Kontonasaki, X. Chatzistavrou, N.C. Tsirliganis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. “On the investigation of bioactive materials by applying Thermoluminescence”. XXVI Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 20 -23 September  2010, Ioannina, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, N. G. Kiyak, T. Zorba, K. Paraskevopoulos, G. Kitis. Firing temperature of pottery and dating of wall paintings; Two promising potential luminescence applications of archaeological interest”. 2nd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 21 -23 October  2010, Kalamata, Greece.
  • Stamoulis, K. G. Ioannides, P. Mavrodis, A. Chatzipetros, S. Pavlides, G.S. Polymeris, S. Valkaniotis, A. Kurcer, S. Zeki Tuktun, O. Ates, S. Ozden. A study of earthquake history of the wider Troy region based on optically stimulated luminescence dating”. 2nd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 21 -23 October  2010, Kalamata, Greece.
  • Stamoulis, K. G. Ioannides, P. Mavrodis, A. Chatzipetros, S. Pavlides, G.S. Polymeris. Paleoseismological study of Doxipara archaeological site (Evros – N. Greece) using OSL dating”. 2nd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 21 -23 October  2010, Kalamata, Greece.
  • Rousaki, E. Kouloumpi, A. V. Terlixi, A. P. Moutsatsou, G. S. Polymeris, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. Application of traditional recipes for the preparation of the paintings – Physicochemical characterisation and study of the ageing mechanisms towards luminescence dating”. Works of Art and Conservation Science Today, 26 -28 November  2010, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • K. Koul, P. G. Patil, E. O. Oniya, G. S. Polymeris. “High temperature thermally transferred optically stimulated luminescence phenomenon: Feasibility in dose estimation of ceramics”. Indian National Conference of Luminescence Association (NCLA), February 2011, Mumbai, India.
  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris. “Understanding the high temperature thermally transferred optically stimulated luminescence signal in fired quartz”. Indian National Conference of Luminescence Association (NCLA), February  2011, Mumbai, India.
  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris. “Optically stimulated luminescence of fired geological quartz originating from un-conventional TL source peak”. Indian National Conference of Luminescence Association (NCLA), February  2012, New Delhi, India.
  • Giannoulatou, I. Sfamba, G.S. Polymeris, G. Kitis.Anomalous Fading Effect of luminescence signals in Five Different Apatite Samples”. XXVIII Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 25 -27 September  2012, Patras, Greece.
  • Rousaki, E. Kouloumpi, A. V. Terlixi, A. P. Moutsatsou, G. S. Polymeris, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. Physicochemical characterization and study of the ageing mechanisms towards luminescence dating for the preparation of the paintings on canvas from 19th to 20th century”. XXVIII Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 25 -27 September  2012, Patras, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, E.C. Stefanaki, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “On the use of the Weibull distribution function for frequency dependent electron damping reflectivity; the case of PbTe doped with Br”. XXVIII Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 25 -27 September  2012, Patras, Greece.
  • Giannoulatou, I. Sfamba, G.S. Polymeris, G. Kitis.VDT OSL signal – a promising tool for correcting underestimated luminescence ages due to anomalous fading; the case study of apatites”. 3rd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 3 – 6  October  2012, Kalamata, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, A.E. Erginal, A. Ertek, E. Theodosoglou, N.C. Tsirliganis, N.G. Kiyak.TL dating along with micromorphological and compositional characteristics of rhizolith from Sile, Turkey”. 3rd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 3 – 6  October  2012, Kalamata, Greece.
  • Kondopoulou, E. Aidona, K. Efthimiadis, G.S. Polymeris.Improvement of the Greek secular variation curves and a new approach for material selection”. 3rd Symposium on Archaeological Research and New Technologies, 3 – 6  October  2012, Kalamata, Greece.
  • K. Koul, G. S. Polymeris. “Optically stimulated luminescence of fired geological quartz originating from un-conventional TL source peak”. 57th DAE-Solid State Physics Symposium (SSPS 2012), 3-7 December, Mumbay, India.
  • S. Polymeris, A. Rousaki, D. Afouxenidis, E. Kouloumpi, G. Kitis, N.C. Tsirliganis, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Towards absolute dating of portable paintings; preliminary TL and OSL measurements”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Giannoulatou, I.K. Sfamba, N. Nerantzis, D. Afouxenidis, S. Dimitriadis, N. Kazakis, G. S. Polymeris, G. Kitis, N.C. Tsirliganis. “Technological characterization and thermoluminescence dating of metallurgical furnaces in northeastern Greece”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Kouloumpi, A. Rousaki, A.V. Terlixi, A. P. Moutsatsou, G. S. Polymeris, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Ground layers: a promising ageing factor”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • K. Sfamba, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, E. Palamara, G. Kitis, M. Papageorgiou. “Analytical and Spectroscopical Approaches for the Holistic Characterization of Archaeological Glasses: the Case of Blue Glasses from Messene, Greece”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Aidona, G. Polymeris, D. Kondopoulou , N. Ioannidis. “Archaeomagnetic versus thermoluminescence dating: How convergent are they? Examples from historical kilns from N. Greece”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Liritzis, N. Zacharias, G. S. Polymeris, A. Vafiadou, I. Sfamba, G. Kitis. “Advances in surface luminescence dating: new data from selected Mediterranean monuments”. 6th Hellenic Archaeometry Society Symposium, 17 – 19 May 2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Sfamba, V. Pagonis, G.S. Polymeris, N. C. Tsirliganis, G. Kitis.Prompt Isothermal Decay of Thermoluminescence in a Material Exhibiting Strong Anomalous Fading”. XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • A. Ageli, I.K. Sfamba, G. Kitis, G.S. Polymeris.Pre-dose effect in BaSO4 and possibility of zeroing luminescence signal of gypsum by petrifaction: two luminescence features affecting dating of portable paintings through ground layers by using luminescence”. XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • K. Dimitriadis, I. K. Sfamba, G.S. Polymeris, G. Kitis.Separating the Contribution of Thermal Activation in the Predose-Effect of Quartz”. XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, A. Theodorakakos, K. Mars, E. Godlewska, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos .Electrical and Optical Properties of Ag-based / Mg2Si composites”. XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • C. Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, E. Pavlidou, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “Micro-FTIR and SEM mapping in PbTe doped with Br” XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Giannoulatou, G.S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos. “On the compaction of commercial thermoelectric Mg2Si via cold pressing” XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25  September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • Theodorakakos, G.S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, K. M. Paraskevopoulos.Scanning Hot Probe system for studying Spatial In-homogeneities in thermoelectric materials” XXIX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 22 -25 September  2013, Athens, Greece.
  • C. Stefanaki, G.S. Polymeris, E. Pavlidou, E. Hatzikraniotis, Th. Kyratsi, K.M. Paraskevopoulos. “Μicro-FTIR: From Plasmon Frequency to Dopant Concentration Mapping”. XXX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 21 -24 September  2014, Heraklion, Greece.
  • S. Polymeris, E. Hatzikraniotis, E.C. Stefanaki, Ch. B. Lioutas, K. Mars, E. Godlewska, A. Burkov, M. Fedorov, K.M. Paraskevopoulos . “Micro and Nanostructure of Mg2Si after Ageing”. XXX Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science, 21 -24 September  2014, Heraklion, Greece.

 

E. Submitted to peer-reviewed  journals

 

 

  • Liritzis, V. Aravantinos, G.S. Polymeris, N. Zacharias, I. Fappas, G. Agiamarniotis, I.K. Sfampa, A. Vafiadou, G. Kitis, R. Temple. “Witnessing prehistoric Delphi: Luminescence dating of ceramics and stones fom Koumoula (Livadhi Valley) at Parnassus mountain, Delphi, Greece”. Submitted for publication to Comptes Rendus Palevol.
  • Tema, G.S. Polymeris, J. Morales, A. Goguitchaichvili, V. Tsaknaki. “Dating of Holocene baked clays: A combined archaeomagnetic and thermoluminescence analysis applied to an ancient workshop at Kato Achaia, Greece.” Submitted for publication to Journal of Cultural Heritage.
  • S. Polymeris, Eren Şahiner, Niyazi Meriç, George Kitis. “Experimental features of natural thermally assisted OSL (NTA-OSL) signal in various quartz samples; preliminary results”. Submitted for publication to Journal of Nuclear Instruments and Methods In Physics Research B.
  • Eren Şahiner, Niyazi Meriç, George S. Polymeris. “Comparison of multiple equivalent dose values as well as saturation levels determined by luminescence and ESR techniques for sedimentary samples of different mineralogy”. Submitted for publication to Journal of Radiation Measurements.
  • Kondopoulou, E. Aidona, N. Ioannidis, G.S. Polymeris and S. Tsolakis. “Protobyzantine settlement survives touristic development: archaeomagnetic study and thermoluminescence dating of Megali Kypsa complex (Chalkidiki peninsula- N. Greece)”. Submitted for publication to Journal of Archaeological Science: reports.
  • Niyazi Meriç, Eren Şahiner, Aytaç Baris, George S. Polymeris. “Thermoluminescence Properties of Irradiated Commercial Colour Pencils for Accidental Retrospective Dosimetry”. Submitted for publication to Journal of Applied Radiation and Isotopes.
  • Niyazi Meriç, Ülkü Rabia Yüce, Eren Şahiner, Aristis Damianidis, George S. Polymeris. “Dose response and fading studies on de-proteinated tooth enamel after de-convolution using the sum of general order kinetics and a component for tunnelling recombination”. Submitted for publication to Journal of Radiation Measurements.

 

  1. VI. MISCELLANEOUS

 

  • Referee for the Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section A: Accelerators, Spectrometers, Detectors and associated equipment (N.I.M. A) , Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms (N.I.M. B), Journal of Luminescence, Journal of Cultural Heritage and Radiation Measurements journals of Elsevier Publishing, and Physica Status Solidi (A) journal of Wiley Publishing, as well as Geochronometria and Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry Journals.
  • Member of the Organizing Committee for the “1st Styria Gaea International Symposium”, 3 – 5 July 2009, Styra, Euboea, Greece.
  • Member of the Local Organizing Committee for the “Luminescence in Archaeology International Symposia” (L.A.I.S.), 9-12 September 2009, Delphi-Greece.
  • Member of both Scientific and Organizing Committees for the LumiDoz 8 International Conference on Luminescence and ESR Dosimetry, 27 – 29 August 2014, Ankara-Turkey.
  • Assistant Editor in Chief for the Journal of Nuclear Sciences, hosted by Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey.

VII. CITATIONS: 294 so far ( h index 10)

VIII. FOREIGN LANGUAGES:

  • English (fluently)
  • French (very well)
  • Turkish (elementary)