Publications

2021

Mergia, K., Chatzikos, V., Manios, E., Dellis, S., Papadakis, D., Terentyev, D., Bonny, G., Dubinko, A., Stamatelatos, I.E., and Messoloras, S. (2021). Evolution of microstructure in neutron irradiated cold rolled tungsten and its correlation with mechanical properties, Fusion Engineering and Design 172, 112784 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2021.112784 [] []
Papadakis, D., Dellis, S., Chatzikos, V., Manios, E., Stamatelatos, I.E., Messoloras S. and  Mergia K. (2021). Neutron irradiation effects in different tungsten microstructures, Physica Scripta https://doi.org/10.1088/1402-4896/ac1eb2 []
Harissopulos, S., Andrianis, M., Axiotis, M., Lagoyannis, A., Karydas, A. G., Kotsina, Z., Laoutaris, A., Apostolopoulos, G., Theodorou, A., Zouros, T. J. M., Madesis, I., & Benis, E. P. (2021). The Tandem Accelerator Laboratory of NCSR “Demokritos”: current status and perspectives. The European Physical Journal Plus, 136(6). 10.1140/epjp/s13360-021-01596-5
Papadakis, D., Dellis, S., Mergia, K., Terentyev, D.,  Bonny, G., Dubinko, A., Van Renterghem, W., Konstantinovic, M., and Messoloras, S. The competing effects of temperature and neutron irradiation on the microstructure and mechanical properties of ITER grade tungstenFusion Engineering and Design 168, 112608. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2021.112608 [Preprint]
S. Dellis, Xiazi Xiao, D. Terentyev, K. Mergia , S. Krimpalis,  S. Messoloras and A.Bakaev. Mechanical properties of neutron-irradiated single crystal tungsten W(100) studied by indentation and FEM modellingJournal of Nuclear Materials 551, 152985 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jnucmat.2021.152985 [Preprint]
M.I. Savva, T. Vasilopoulou, I.E. Stamatelatos, K. Mergia, S. Messoloras, I. Michelakaki, Z. Ghani, C.R. Nobs, L.W. Packer and JET Contributors. (2021). Application of VERDI detectors for neutron fluence measurements during the JET 2019 Deuterium-Deuterium campaign, Fusion Engineering and Design 166, 112286 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2021.112286

2020

P. Tsavalas, A. Lagoyannis, K. Mergia, E. Ntemou, C. P. Lungu. (2020). Differential cross sections of the deuteron reactions on beryllium at energies and angles suitable for nuclear reaction analysisNuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms 479, 205-210. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.nimb.2020.07.002
G. Bonny, M.I. Konstantinovic, A. Bakaeva, Y. Chao, N. Castin, K. Mergia, V. Chatzikos, S. Dellis, T. Khvan, A. Bakaev, A. Dubinko, D. Terentyev. (2020). Trends in vacancy distribution and hardness of high temperature neutron irradiated single crystal tungsten”. Acta Materialia (in press)
K. Mergia, E. O. Tsompopoulou, S. Dellis, C. H. Marrows, I. Michelakaki, C. Kinane, A. Caruana, S. Langridge, A. P. Douvalis, C. Cabet, S. Messoloras. (2020). Phase stability of Fe-5at%Cr and Fe-10at%Cr films under Fe+ ion irradiation. Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 32, 185702. https://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-648X/ab69a1
Vassilios Ioannou-Sougleridis, Stamatios Alafakis, Nikolaos Vouroutzis, Konstantina Mergia, Athanassios Speliotis, and Dimitrios Skarlatos. (2020). Degradation of Pt-Al2O3-Ge Metal oxide semiconductor structures due to Pt-Al2O3 induced reactionsJournal of Solid State Science and Technology 9, 024003 []
Mayer, M., Möller, S., Rubel, M., Widdowson, A., Charisopoulos, S., Ahlgren, T., Alves, E., Apostolopoulos, G., Barradas, N. P., Donnelly, S., Fazinić, S., Heinola, K., Kakuee, O., Khodja, H., Kimura, A., Lagoyannis, A., Li, M., Markelj, S., Mudrinic, M., … Wang, Y. Q. (2020). Ion beam analysis of fusion plasma-facing materials and components: Facilities and research challenges. Nuclear Fusion, 60(2). doi:10.1088/1741-4326/ab5817

2019

Vasilopoulou T., Stamatelatos I.E., Batistoni P., Fonnesu N., Villari R., Naish J., Popovichev S., Obryk B. (2019) Activation foil measurements at JET in preparation for DT plasma operation, Fusion Engineering and Design, 146, 250-255,  DOI: 10.1016/j.fusengdes.2018.12.038 []
Vasilopoulou, T., Stamatelatos, I.E., Batistoni, P., Colangeli, A., Flammini, D., Fonnesu, N., Loreti, S., Obryk, B., Pillon, M., Villari, R. (2019) Improved neutron activation dosimetry for fusion, Fusion Engineering and Design, 139, 109-114, DOI:10.1016/j.fusengdes.2019.01.002 []
A.P. Kerasidou, A. Bardakas, M. Botzakaki, S.N. Georga, C.A. Krontiras, K. Mergia, V.P. Psycharis, C.Tsamis. (2019). Growth of ZnO nanowires on seeding layers deposited by ALD: The influence of process parameters. Microelectronic Engineering 217, 111091 https://doi.org/10.1016/j.mee.2019.111091
C.R. Nobs, L.W. Packer, P. Batistoni, B. Colling, Z. Ghani, M. Gilbert, S. Loreti, K. Mergia, S. Messoloras, I. Michelakaki, M. Pillon, M.I. Savva, I.E. Stamatelatos, K. Triantou, T. Vasilopoulou. (2019) Neutron Spectrum Unfolding for the Development of a Novel Neutron Detector for Fusion, Fusion Engineering and Design 146, 2658-2662, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2019.04.074
M.I. Savva, T. Vasilopoulou, C.R. Nobs, P. Batistoni, B. Colling, Z. Ghani, M. Gilbert, S. Loreti, K. Mergia, S. Messoloras, I. Michelakaki, L.W. Packer, M. Pillon, I.E. Stamatelatos, K. Triantou. (2019). VERDI detector benchmark experiment at the ENEA 14 MeV Frascati Neutron Generator, Fusion Engineering and Design 146, Part B, 1877-1881, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.fusengdes.2019.03.055

2018

Villari, R., Batistoni, P., Bradnam, S., Colling, B., Fischer, U., Flammini, D., Fonnesu, N., Ghani, Z., Klix, A., Loreti, S., Naish, J., Packer, L., Pillon, M., Popovichev, S., Stamatelatos, I.E., Vasilopoulou, T. and JET Contributors (2018) Shutdown dose rate neutronics experiment during high performances DD operations at JET, Fusion Engineering and Design, 136, 1545-1549, DOI: 10.1016/j.fusengdes.2018.05.053 []
Packer, L.W., Batistoni, P., Bradnam, S.C., Colling, B., Conroy, S., Ghani, Z., Gilbert, M.R., Jednorog, S., Łaszyńska, E., Leichtle, D., Lengar, I., Mietelski, J.W., Misiak, R., Nobs, C.R., Pillon, M., Popovichev, S., Radulović, V., Stamatelatos, I.E., Vasilopoulou, T., Wójcik-Gargula, A. (2018) Activation of ITER materials in JET: Nuclear characterisation experiments for the long-term irradiation station, Nuclear Fusion, 58 (9), art. no. 096013, DOI: 10.1088/1741-4326/aacca0 []
Batistoni, P., Villari, R., Obryk, B., Packer, L.W., Stamatelatos, I.E., Popovichev, S., Colangeli, A., Colling, B., Fonnesu, N., Loreti, S., Klix, A., Klosowski, M., Malik, K., Naish, J., Pillon, M., Vasilopoulou, T., De Felice, P., Pimpinella, M., Quintieri, L. (2018) Overview of neutron measurements in JET fusion device, Radiation Protection Dosimetry, 180, 102-108, DOI: 10.1093/RPD/NCX174 []
E. Padovano, C. Badini, K. Mergia and J. Barcena. (2018). "Thermophysical and radiative properties of pressureless sintered SiC and ZrB2-SiC laminates" Ceramics International 44,15050-15057   https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ceramint.2018.05.135