Lykourgos Magafas
Who am I?

I am a Professor of Electronics and Signal Processing in Electrical Engineering, in the Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology. I am married and have two sons.

Interests

I'm interested in Linear and Non-Linear Electronic Circuits, Signal Processing, Econophysics and derivatives, Sociophysics, Complex systems and Non-Linear Dynamic and Financial Markets.

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Education

Degree (Physics) University of Thessaloniki (Hellas) 1987

Ph.D (Electrical Engineering & Computer Engineering) University of Thrace (Hellas) 1992

Scholarships

Institution of National Scholarships 1984-1986

Special Postgraduate Scholarship 1989-1992

EconoPhysics Activities

Research Areas of Work

  • Application of EconoPhysics * in Finance
  • Forecasting Financial Crises
  • SocioPhysics
  • DemoscopoPhysics
  • Complex Systems
  • Evolution of Non- Linear Systems
  • Leader of the group that created the field of DemoscopoPhysics.

*EconoPhysics is the interdisciplinary field that principles and laws from the Physics are applied in the field of Economy.
*DemoscopoPhysics is the research field that applies theories and methods originally developed by physicists in order to predict election results by using mainly Non Linear Dynamics (chaotic dynamics).

Selective Achievements

  • The weekly Forecasting of Euro/Dollar Exchange rates.
  • The deterministic analysis of Dow Jones Index Stock Market.
  • Forecasting of Hellas election results.
  • Forecasting of the Hellas Euro election results.
  • The Analysis of the Greek financial problem using EconoPhysics Methods

Courses Taught

  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology: Electronics I and II, Signal Processing, Measurements Technology, Materials Technology, Telecommunications, Control Systems, Electrical Circuits, Political Economy, Entrepreneurship.
  • Department of Industrial Information, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology: Electronics, Electrical Circuits.
  • Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace: Superconductors and their Applications, Automated   Electronic Measurements, Multimedia.
  • Dept. of Product and Management Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace: Materials Technology
  • Master Degree Innovation in Technology and Entrepreneurship, Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology: EconoPhysics

Invited Lectures

  • Dept. of Economical Studies, University of Thessaly, with subject “EconoPhysics: A new approach to economic problems in the light of physics”, Volos, 2011.
  • Master Degree Program in Financial Engineering, Bogazici University, Istanbul, Turkey 2012, with subject “What is EconoPhysics” and “Has the Geek financial problem triggered the debt problem for the whole Eurozone? An analysis based on EconoPhysics”, Istanbul, Turkey 2012.
  • Dept. of Economical Studies and Master Degree in Applied Economics, University of Thessaly, with subject “The Greek economy in Euro-zone future prospects using models from  EconoPhysics”, Volos, Greece, 2013.
  • World Forum for a Sustainable Society, 16th International Conference 18-19 October Sofia, Bulgaria with subject “The Greek dept and the crisis in Euro-zone using models from EconoPhysics” 2013.
  • Department of Physics, Istanbul Culture University, with subject “What is EconoPhysics? – EconoPhysics approach of the Greek financial problem and Euro-zone crisis”, Istanbul, Turkey 2014.

Chapter in book

  • Μ. Hanias, L. Magafas, “DemoscopoPhysics: A New and Interdisciplinary Research Field” Chaos and Complexity Theory for Management: Nonlinear Dynamics, Ch16, p.317, 2012.

Member of Scientific Committee

  • Chair of the Scientific Committee of the International Conference on EconoPhysics, Kavala Greece, 2-3 June, 2011,
  • Chair of the Scientific Committee of the 2nd International Conference on EconoPhysics, Kavala 13-14 Greece, June, 2013,
  • Chair of the Scientific Committee of the3rd International Conference on EconoPhysics, Volos 28-30 September June, 2017

Member of Organizing Committee

  • Member of the Organizing Committee of the 4th International Conference on “Chaos and Complex Systems”, Antalya 2012.
  • Chairman of Organizing Committee of the Summer School “”International Conference on EconoPhysics Kavala 2, 3 June, 2011.

Selective Papers on EconoPhysisc and Complex Systems

  • M. P. Hanias and L. Magafas, 2012, “Chaos theory in predicting election results” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.286.
  • Ch. K. Volos, I. M. Kyprianidis, S. G. Stavrinides, I. N. Stouboulos, L. Magafas and A. N. Anagnostopoulos, 2012, “Nonlinear Financial Dynamics from an Engineer’s Point of View”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.281.
  • L.Magafas, 2013, “Has the Geek financial problem triggered the debt problem for the whole Eurozone?  An analysis based on EconoPhysics.” China-USA Business Review, 12(7), 655.
  •  M.Hanias, P.Konstantaki and L.Magafas, 2013, “Non Linear Analysis of S&P Index”, Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy, to Equilibrium Journal, Volume 8 issue 4.
  • A.Ozun, Y. F. Contoyiannis, F. K. Diakonos, M. Hanias, and L. Magafas, 2014, “Search for criticality in the Stock Exchange”, Journal of Trading, Vol.9, (3) p.34.
  • M.Hanias,  L.Magafas, and S.Stavrinides , 2015, “Chaotic analysis of gold time series” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Special issue on EconoPhysiscs, Vol.8 (1),  p.16.
  • A. C. Iliopoulos, G. P. Pavlos, L. Magafas, L. Karakatsanis, M. Xenakis, E. Pavlos, 2015, “Nonextensivity in Stock Market Indices. The cases of S & P 500 and TVIX”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Special issue on EconoPhysiscs, Vol.8 (1), p.34.
  • S.Stravrinides, M.Hanias, L.Magafas and S.Banerjee, 2015, “Study Economic situations by using Electrical Circuit”, International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies (IJPMAT), Vol 3 (2), p.1.
  • L.Magafas, M.Hanias A.Tavlatou, P.Konstantaki, (2017), “Non Linear Properties of VIX Index”, Submitted after invitation to special edition of “The Managmant Accountant Journal” International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies (IJPMAT), Vol.5 (2).
  • L.Magafas and M.Hanias, “Analysis and Prediction of EUR/USD Index Using EconoPhysics MethodsSubmitted to Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy, to Equilibrium Journal.

Work Experience

Positions Held

DATES EMPLOYER POSITION
1989-1992 Democritus University of Thrace Research Assistant
1992-1999 Democritus University of Thrace Post Doctoral Research Fellow
1999-2000 Democritus University of Thrace Lecturer (Acc. To PD 407/80)
2000-2007 Democritus University of Thrace Assistant Professor (Acc. To PD 407/80)
1992-2005 Kavala Institute of Technology Research Fellow
2005-2010 Kavala Institute of Technology Associate Professor
2010- present Kavala Institute of Technology (Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology since 2013) Professor

Administrative Positions

  • September 2005 – up to now : Head of Academic Sector of Electronics and Control Systems.
  • September 2007 – August 2015 : Deputy head of Department
  • February 2011 – 2013 : Head of Research Sector of Radiation in East Macedonia Thrace Center of Technological Research.
  • September 2015 – up to now : Member of Senate in the Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology

Membership in Scientific Societies

  • Panhellenic Union of Physics
  • President of Local Union in Kavala from 2009-2014.
  • Vice President of Local Union in Kavala from 2014 up today.

Teaching Experience

Department/ University Courses
Dept. of Electrical Engineering/Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology
  • Electronics I, II
  • Signal Processing
  • Materials Technology
  • Measurements Technology
  • Telecommunications
  • Control Systems
  • Political Economy
  • Applied mathematics
  • Microcomputers
  • Technology of New Materials
Dept. of Information/Eastern Macedonia and Thrace Institute of Technology
  • Electronics
  • Electrical Circuits
Dept. of Product and Management Engineering/Democritus University of Thrace
  • Materials Technology
Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering/Democritus University of Thrace
  • Superconductors and their Applications
  • Automated   Electronic Measurements
  • Multimedia

Publications and Research Work

PhD Thesis

  • L.Magafas "Deposition, Properties and Applications of Amorphous Semiconductor Alloys", Xanthi 1992.

Research Interests

  • Linear and Non- Linear Electronic Circuits
  • Signal Processing
  • EconoPhysics , SocioPhysics, Complex Systems
  • Non-Linear Dynamic and Financial Markets
  • EconoPhysics and Derivatives

Participation in Research Programs

Participation in 13 research Programs with the follow Sponsors.
  1. “Deposition and characterization of new amorphous semiconductor  materials”, Research Committee of the  Democritus Univ. of Thrace. (1989-1990)
  2. “Improving the infrastructure of the Department of Electrical Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace for Research and Technological Development (establishment of linkages with R & D "), The Greek Ministry of Industry,  Energy and Technology, and the Democritus University of Thrace (Research Committee)- "STRIDE HELLAS 8" (Project Leader) .  (1992- 1994)
  3. “Technology of amorphous semiconductors and photovoltaic cells for the exploitation of solar energy”, The Greek Ministry of Industry,  Energy and Technology (General Secreteriat of Research and Technology), PENED. (1991-1993)
  4. “Design, Construction, Design and Optimization LED Silicon (Si) with high quantum efficiency in the blue area of the visible spectrum. ", The Greek Ministry of Industry, Energy and Technology (General-Secretariat for Research and Technology ), PENED. (1996-1998)
  5. “Development of advanced textile and other flexible materials with solar cells " The Greek Ministry of Development, General Secretariat For Research & Technology and Democritus University of Thrace (Research Committee). (2006-2008).
  6. “Modeling and control of electrical machines in the interconnected power system” The Greek Ministry of Education, ARHIMIDIS II .  (2004-2006)
  7. “Optimization of the sensitivity of the optical sensor of the type Al / a-SiC: H / c-Si (n) by thermal annealing”, Research and Fund Administration Committee TEI of Kavala  (2006-2009 ) (Coordinator)
  8. “Optimization of power factor in the operational area of Kavala, Compilation and evaluation project”,  Research and Fund Administration Committee TEI of Kavala  (2006-2009 ).
  9. Replacing Power System Multi rocket launcher His Weapon System RM 70 '', GES-GDDIA , Defense Ministry, (2010-2011).
  10. “Valasia” , The Greek Ministry of Development, General Secretariat For Research & Technology (“SYNERGASIA”)  (2011- 2014).
  11. Quality Assurance Unit of Kavala Institute of Technology, Greek Ministry of Education, Lifelong Learning and Religious Affairs (2011- 2015).
  12. Innovations and Entrepreneur’s Unit Eats Macedonia Thrace Institute of Technology, Vice Coordinator (2011- 2015).
  13. Marie Brain, The Greek Ministry of Development, General Secretariat For Research & Technology (“SYNERGASIA III”), Coordinator for the Department of Electrical Engineering of East Macedonia Thrace Institute of Technology (2011- 2015).

Invited Lectures

  • Institute of Materials Science, National Research Center of Scientific Research with subject “Study of Thin Films”,  Ag. Paraskevi, Athens, Greece, 1994
  • Dept. of Economical Studies, University of Thessaly, with subject “EconoPhysics: A new approach to economic problems in the light of physics”, Volos, 2011.
  • Master Degree Program in Financial Engineering, Bogazici University, Instabul, Turkey 2012, with subject “What is EconoPhysics” and “Has the Geek financial problem triggered the debt problem for the whole Eurozone? An analysis based on EconoPhysics”, Istanbul, Turkey 2012.
  • Dept. of Economical Studies and Master Degree in Applied Economics, University of Thessaly, with subject “The Greek dept and the crisis in Euro-zone using models from  EconoPhysics”, Volos, Greece, 2013.
  • World Forum for a Sustainable Society, 16th International Conference 18-19 October Sofia, Bulgaria 2013.
  • Department of Physics, Istanbul Culture University, with subject “What is EconoPhysics? – EconoPhysics approach of the Greek financial problem and Euro-zone crisis”, Istanbul, Turkey 2014.

Refereed Journal Papers

  • L. Magafas, A. N. Anagnostopoulos and J. G. Antonopoulos,  1989,  "On   the  Conductivity  of  Amorphous  CdS   Films",   Physica   Status     Solidi (a) 111, K 175.
  • Magafas, N. Georgoulas, D. Girginoudi and  A. Thanailakis,  1991, "The  Dependence  of  Electrical  and  Optical  Properties  of  RF Sputtered  Amorphous  Silicon-Carbon  Thin  Films   on   Substrate   Temperature and Hydrogen Flow Rate",  Physica Status  Solidi  (a),  126, p.143 .
  • L. Magafas, N. Georgoulas,   D. Girginoudi    and    A. Thanailakis,     1992, "Structural and Optical Properties of a-SiC:H  Thin  Films",     Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 139, p.146 .
  • Magafas, N. Georgoulas and  A. Thanailakis,   1992 , "Electrical     Properties  of   a-SiC/c-Si(p)   Heterojunctions", Semiconductor Science and Technology, 7, p.1363 .
  • N. Georgoulas, L. Magafas and  A. Thanailakis, 1993 , "A  Study   of     a-SiC/c-Si(n) Isotype Heterojunctions", Active and  Passive Electronic Components, 16, p.55.
  • J.A. Kalomiros, A. Papadopoulos, S. Logothedidis, L. Magafas,     N. Georgoulas and A. Thanailakis, 1994, "Optical  Properties  of  a-SiC:H  Grown  by  RF  Sputtering",  Physical Review B, 49 , p.8191 .
  • L. Magafas, N. Georgoulas and A. Thanailakis, 1997, "The Influence  of   Metal    Work Function on Electrical Properties of Metal/a-SiC:H  Schottky Diodes",  Microelectronics Journal 28 (2),  p.107 .
  • Magafas, N. Georgoulas and A. Thanailakis, 1998, "Τhe a-SiC/c-Si(n) Isotype Heterojunction as a High  Sensitivity Temperature Sensor",  Active and  Passive Electronic Components 20,  p.225.
  • Magafas 1998, "The Effect of Thermal Annealing Temperature οn the Optical Properties οf a-SiC:H Thin Films",  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 238, p.158.
  • L. Magafas, N. Georgoulas and A. Thanailakis, 2002, “Optical response of  Al/a-SiC/c-  Si(p) heterojunction structure”, Microelectronics Journal 33, p.761.
  • Magafas, 2003, “Optical Response Study of the Al/a-SiC:H Schottky Diode for Different Substrate Temperatures of the RF  Sputtered a-SiC:H Thin Film”,    Active and  Passive Electronic Components 26(2), p.63.
  • Koliopanos, I. M. Kyprianidis, I. N. Stouboulos, A. N. Anagnostopoulos and L. Magafas, 2003, "Chaotic Behaviour of a Fourth - Order Autonomous Electric Circuit", Chaos Solitons & Fractals, 16, p.173.
  • Magafas, J. Kalomiros, D. Bandekas, G. Tsirigotis, 2006, “Optimization of the electrical Properties of Al/a-SiC:H Schottky diodes by means  of thermal  annealing of  a-SiC:H thin films”,  Microelectronics Journal, 37,p.1352. 
  • Magafas, D. Bandekas, A.K. Boglou and  A.N. Anagnostopoloulos, 2007,Electrical Properties of Annealed a-SiC:H Thin Films”,  Journal of Non Crystalline Solids, 353, p.1065.
  • Magafas, C. Mertzanidis, D. Bandekas, N. Athanasiades, 2007, “Thermal annealing effects on the optical and electrical properties of a-SiC:H thin films sputtered at different hydrogen flow rates”, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials, 9, p.2030.
  • Papadopoulou, N. Georgoulas, L. Magafas, 2007, “A study of the optical response speed of silicon Bulk Barrier photodiodes based on simulation results”, Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Rapid-Communications, 1 (8), p.379.
  • Mertzanidis and L. Magafas, 2007, “Far - field radiation characteristics in a dielectric environment”, Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Rapid Communications, 1 (9). 457.
  • Magafas, J. Kalomiros, 2007, “Optimization of Al/a-SiC:H optical sensor device by means of thermal annealing.” , Microelectronics Journal, 38, p.1196.
  •   Mertzanidis and L. Magafas, 2007, “Reflection  effects in stratified dielectric structures”, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials,  9 (12), p.3946.
  • Bandekas, N. Vordos, K. Tarchanidis, L. Magafas, G. Tsirigotis, 2007, “Optimum Selection based on the Energy Capacity between Different Types of Renewable Sources using a Controller”, Electronics and Electrical Engineering, 8 (80), p.9.
  • Magafas, 2008, “Study of optimization of Al/a-SiC:H Schottky diodes by means of annealing process of a-SiC:H thin films sputtered at three different hydrogen flow rates”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 1 , p.4.
  • P.Hanias, L.Magafas, J.Kalomiros, 2008, “Non-Linear Analysis in RL-LED Optoelectronic Circuit”, Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials Rapid-Communications, 2 (2), p.126.
  • A. Kalomiros, S.G. Stavrinides, A.N. Miliou, I.P. Antoniades, L. Magafas, and A.N. Anagnostopoulos, 2009, “The nonlinear current behaviour of a driven R–L-Varactor in the low frequency range”, Nonlinear Analysis: Real World Applications, 10(2), pp. 691-701.
  • Magafas, N. Batzolis, C. Mertzanidis, 2008, “Frequency and Τime Domain reflection response of stratified dielectric structures”, Journal of Optoelectronics and Advanced Materials 10 (6), p.1396.
  • Magafas, 2008, “Study of optical sensors of  the form Al/a-SiC:H/c-Si(n) with high sensitivity”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review 1, p.41.
  • Batzolis, V.Kratidis, L.Magafas, C.Mertzanidis, 2008 “ Electromagnetic Directivity Effects of Dielectric Materials”, European Journal of ScientificResearch, 23 (4).
  • G. Stavrinides, A. N. Miliou, A. N. Anagnostopoulos, V. Konstantakos, Th. Laopoulos and L. Magafas, 2009, “Desynchronization Crisis Induced Intermittency in a Master - Slave PLL Configuration”. Chaos Solitons & Fractals, 42(1), pp. 33-39.
  • P. Hanias, L. Magafas, 2009, “Time Series Cross Prediction in a single Transistor Chaotic Circuit Neural Networks”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 2 (1) , p.8
  • G. Stavrinides, A. N. Anagnostopoulos, A. N. Miliou, A.Valaristos, L.Magafas, k.Kosmatopoulos and S.Papaioannou, 2009, “Digital Chaotic Synchronized Communication System” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review,  2 (1) , p.82.
  • P. Hanias and L. Magafas, 2009 “Application of Physics Model in prediction of the Hellas Euro election results”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review,  2 (1) , p.104.
  • P. Hanias and L. Magafas, 2009 “Application of Physics Model in prediction of the Hellas National election results ”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review,  2 (1) , p.112.
  • Hanias , T.Stathakis, P.Antoniades, L.Magafas   and D.Bandekas, 2012,“A study of the Regional Growth Domestic Product of East Macedonia Thrace by using a Neural Network Model.”, International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies (IJPMAT), 1 (1), p.18 .
  • Magafas, A. Ozun, M. Turk, 2012, “Regime Transitions in Emerging Markets under the Weak Dollar Period: An Empirical Analysis with Two-State Time-Varying Regime Switching Model” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.251.
  • P. Hanias, L. Magafas, A. Ozun, 2012, “Predicting the CDS index”Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.297.
  • P. Hanias and L. Magafas , 2012, “Chaos theory in predicting election results” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.286.
  • K. Volos, I. M. Kyprianidis, S. G. Stavrinides, I. N. Stouboulos, L. Magafas and A. N. Anagnostopoulos, 2012, “Nonlinear Financial Dynamics from an Engineer’s Point of View”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, 4 (3), p.281.
  • Hanias and L.Magafas, 2013, “Predicting the Production of Total Industry in Greece with chaos theory and neural networks”, European Research Studies, Vol. XVI (2), p. 59.
  • Magafas, 2013, “Has the Geek financial problem triggered  the debt problem for the whole  Eurozone?  An analysis based on EconoPhysics.” China-USA  Business Review, 12(7),  655.
  • Hanias, P.Konstantaki and L.Magafas, 2013, “Non Linear Analysis of S&P Index”, Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy,  to Equilibrium Journal, Volume 8 issue 4.
  • Ozun, Y. F. Contoyiannis, F. K. Diakonos, M. Hanias, and L. Magafas, 2014, “Search for criticality in the Stock Exchange” , Journal of Trading, Vol.9, (3) p.34.
  • Hanias, L.Magafas, S.Stavrinides, P.Papadopoulou and M.Ozer, 2013, “Chaotic behavior of  the forward I-V characteristic of the Al/a-SiC:H/c-Si(n) heterojunction” Chaos and Complex Systems, p.475.
  • Hanias, L.Magafas, and S.Stavrinides , 2015, “Chaotic analysis of gold time series” , Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Special issue on EconoPhysiscs, Vol.8 (1),  p.16.
  • C. Iliopoulos, G. P. Pavlos, L. Magafas, L. Karakatsanis, M. Xenakis, E. Pavlos, 2015, “Nonextensivity in Stock Market Indices. The cases of S & P 500 and TVIX”, Journal of Engineering Science and Technology Review, Special issue on EconoPhysiscs, Vol.8 (1), p.34.
  • Stravrinides, M.Hanias, L.Magafas and S.Banerjee, 2015, “Study Economic situations by using Electrical Circuit”, International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies (IJPMAT), Vol 3 (2), p.1.
  • Magafas, M.Hanias A.Tavlatou, P.Konstantaki, 2015, “Non Linear Properties of VIX Index”, Submitted after invitation to special edition of “The Managmant Accountant Journal” It has been accepted for publication in  International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies (IJPMAT).
  • Papadopoulou, S.G. Stavrinides, M. Hanias and L. Magafas, 2015, “Study of the Electrical Behavior of Metal/a-SiC:H/poly-Si(n) Structure using Simulation” It has been accepted in Acta Polonica.
  • Magafas and M.Hanias, “Analysis and Prediction of EUR/USD Index Using  EconoPhysics MethodsSubmitted to Quarterly Journal of Economics and Economic Policy,  to Equilibrium Journal, (IJPMAT).

Refereed Conference-Proceedings Papers

  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas, D.Girginoudi and A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1988, ²R.F.Sputtered a-SiC:H Thin Films²,Proc.of IV National Conference on Solid State Physics, pp.269-273, Athens, Greece.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas, D.Girginoudi and A.Thanailakis, Nov. 1988, ²A Study of Electrical and Optical Properties of a-SiC:H for Photovoltai Conversions², Proc. 3rd Renewable Energy Sources National Conference, pp.431-440, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas, D.Girginoudi and A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1989, ²The Effect of Growth Conditions on the Properties of a-SiC:H Thin Films², Proc.of V National Conference on SolidState Physics, pp.167-172, Xanthi, Greece.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas, D.Girginoudi and A.Thanailakis, April. 1990, ²The Influence of Deposition Conditions on the Properties of a-SiC:H Thin Films², MRS Symp.Proc.Vol. 192, pp 589-594, San Fransisco, California, U.S.A.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas and A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1991, ²Studies of Electrical Properties of a-SiC/c-Si Heterojunctions² Proc.of VI National Conference on Solid State Physics, pp.316-320, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas and A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1992, ²Heterojunctions  of  a-SiC/c-Si(p) Type  as Photovoltaic Cells², Proc. 4th Renewable Energy Sources National Conference, Vol B , H.E.F. pp.62-67, Xanthi, Greece.
  • Kalomiros, E.Paloura, N.Georgoulas, A.Ginoudi, S.Kennou,L.Ladas, A.Anagnostopoulos, J.Spiridelis, D.Girginoudi, L.Magafas, N.Georgoulas, A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1994 ²Ex-situ Hydrogenation of Amorphous Silicon Carbon Thin Films Deposited by R.F. Sputtering² Proc.of X National Conference on Solid State Physics, pp.211-214, Delphi, Greece.
  • Girginoudi, L.Kilindireas, L.Magafas S.Girginoudi L.Georgopoulos, E.Dimitriades A.Thanailakis and N.Georgoulas , March 1995, ² Technological Surface Processing of CVD and PVD , and Their Applications in Greece² Meeting of Technical Chamber with the Subject ²Special Surface Technologies and Applications in Greece², Proc. Pp.145-167, Athens, Greece.
  • Georgopoulos, N.Georgoulas , L.Magafas and A.Thanailakis Sept. 1995, ²Study of Electrical Properties of Bulk Burrier Diodes (BBD) ², Proc.of XI National Conference on Solid State Physics, pp.15-19, Xanthi, Greece.
  • Magafas, N.Georgoulas and A.Thanailakis, Sept. 1996, ²Isotype Heterojunction of a-SiC/c-Si(n) Heterojunctions² Proc.of XII National Conference on Solid State Physics, pp.116-120, Crete, Greece.
  • Magafas, G.Heristanides, “Teaching Methods in Environmental Education by using Information and Communication Technologies”, Proc. Of 1st Conference of Environmental Education , Korinthos September 2006.
  • Magafas, J.Kalomiros, D.Bantekas, “Optimization of the electrical Properties of Al/a-SiC:H Schottky diodes by means  of  thermal  annealing of  a-SiC:H thin films” Proc. of Panhellenic  Conference of Physics, Larissa April 2006.
  • Athanasiadis, D.V.Bandekas, L.Magafas and E.Athanasiadis, “Modeling and Application of Facts Devices at the Interconnected South East European Region”, Sixth IASTED International Conference, European Power and Energy Systems, Rhodes, Greece, June 26-28, p.57, 2006.
  • Magafas, “Study of optical sensors of the form Al/a-SiC:H/c-Si(n) with high sensitivity”, Proc. of  Panhellenic  Conference of Physics, Kavala March 2008.
  • P.Hanias, L.Magafas, “DemoscopoPhysics a new Interdisciplinary Research Field”, Proc. of 3rd International Interdisciplinary Chaos Symposium on Chaos and Complex Systems, May 21-24, 2010, Konstantinoupoli, Turkey.
  • Hanias, L.Magafas, S.Stavrinides, P.Papadopoulou and M.Ozer, 2013, “Chaotic behavior of  the forward I-V characteristic of the Al/a-SiC:H/c-Si(n) heterojunction” Complexity, Proceedings of the 4th International Interdisciplinary Chaos Symposium, p.221.
  • V. Iakovoglou, G.N. Zaimes, D. Emmanouloudis, A. Ioannou, D. Bandekas , L. Magafas, C. Giordamlis , P. Kouris, 2014 “Innovative use of sensors to Collect, Analyze and Forecast Abiotic Factors in Order to Improve Productivity ”, International Society for Horticultural Science, Muscat, Oman 22 October 2014 .
  • Magafas “Low Cost Sensing Device for Fuel Detection in Ships” 4th Proceedings of 4th International Conference on Modern Circuits and System Technologies, Thessaloniki May  2015.

Books - Lecture Notes

  • Magafas and J.Karafyllides, ²Exercise of Microelectronics I ² Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi 1993.
  • Magafas “Excell for Secondary School” Kavala 1999.
  • Magafas "Introduction to Science and Technology of Materials - Laboratory Exercises," Xanthi, 2001. Laboratory Exercises .
  • Magafas “ Basic Electronics” TEI of Kavala, Kavala 2007.
  • Magafas “Signal Processing and Applications” TEI of Kavala, Kavala 2013.
  • Magafas, S.Toumpektsis ²Measurement Systems² TEI of Kavala, Kavala 2012.
  • Toumpektsis and L.Magafas, “The art of measurement”2011, ISBN 978-960-93-2718-3.
  • Magafas, A.Pavlidis, “Laboratory of Electronics I”, TEI of Kavala, Kavala 2011.

Other

Editing
J.P. Bentley, “Principles of Measurement Systems” , Pearson Prentice Hall, 2004. Editing in Greece by N.Koliopoulos, D.Bandekas, L.Magafas.

Chapter in Book
M.Hanias, L.Magafas, “DemoscopoPhysics: A New and Interdisciplinary Research Field” Chaos and Complexity Theory for Management: Nonlinear Dynamics, Ch16, p.317, 2012

As Chair of Conference

  • 2nd International EconoPhysics Conference, Kavala 13,14 September, 2013.
  • International Conference on EconoPhysics Kavala 2,3 June, 2011.

As Member of Conference Committee

  • 2nd International Conference on Contemporary eConomics and finanCial governanCe 2017 (The Inter4C 2017)
  • Member of Technical Program Committee of International Conference on Chaos Cryptography and Communications, 23-27 September, Bali Indonesia 2013.
  • Member of the Organizing Committee of the 4th International Conference on “Chaos and Compex Systems”,  Antalaya 2012.
  • Member of the Scientific Committee of the 12th Panhellenic Conference on Physics, Kavala March 2008.
  • Chairman of the Local  Organizing Committee of the 12th Panhellenic Conference on Physics, Kavala March 2008.
  • Technical Member Comitte of International Conference on Signal Processing and Integrated Networks. Spin. 2014.
  • Member of Program Committee of AAAI Symposium at Standford.

As Member Committee of Summer Schools

  • Chairman of Local  of Organizing Committee in CERN School of Computing Kavala 14-25/9/2015.
  • Member of Advisory Board in CERN School of Computing Kavala 14-25/9

As Member of Editorial Board of Journals

  • Journal of   Engineering Science and Technology Review  (Co Editor)
  • International Journal of Productivity Management and Assessment Technologies
  • (IJPMAT) (International Advisory Board)
  • Guest Editor of Special Isuue of 12th Conference of Hellenic Physical Society.
  • Research Journal of Applied Sciences (Editorial Board)
  • Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences (Editorial Board)

As Journal Reviewer

  • Journal of   Engineering Science and Technology Review  (Editorial Board)
  • Physical Review B
  • Thin Solid Films
  • Materials Science and Engineering

Citation Index
More than 240 citations in ournals.

Contact

Please don't hesitate to contact me for more information about my work.

Email: lmagafas@otenet.gr
Phone: (0030)6951773452

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