School of Mechanical Engineering

National Technical University of Athens

Director: Evangelos Papadopoulos, Professor

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Mechanical engineering drawing. Tolerances and fits. Design for manufacturing and for cost. Systematics of design. Machine elements. Hydraulics and pneumatics. Mechanisms. Dynamics of linear and non-linear systems. Machine dynamics and applications. Rotor dynamics and balancing, elastic foundations of machines. Statics and dynamics of mechanical structures. Fatigue. Computational methods in structural analysis, finite and boundary elements. Metal light structures. Control systems theory and applications. Applied control. Robotics. Mechatronics. Aerospace dynamics and subsystems. Conveyors and elevators. Vehicle dynamics. Mechanics of tyres. Technology of vehicles and their subsystems. Vehicle design. Processing of dynamic signals. Industrial measurements. 

  - Laboratory of Automatic Control & Machine and Plant Regulation
  - Laboratory of Dynamics and Structures
  - Laboratory of Systems BioEngineering
  - Laboratory of Vehicles
  - Laboratory of Machine Elements and Dynamics
  - Rapid Prototyping & Tooling - Reverse Engineering Laboratory


Ι. Antoniadis, PhD Eng. NTUA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.
Κ. Kyriakopoulos, PhD, MSc Renselear Polytechnic Institute, USA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.
Ε. Papadopoulos, PhD, MSc Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.
C. Provatidis, PhD Eng. NTUA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.

Associate Professors
L. Alexopoulos, PhD Duke University USA, ΜSc Duke University USA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Assistant Professors
A. Chasalevris, Mechanical & Aeronautical Engineer, University of Patras, PhD University of Patras.
D. Koulocheris, PhD Eng. NTUA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.
V. Spitas, PhD Eng. NTUA, Diploma in Mechanical Engineering NTUA.

I. Poulakakis, PhD, University of Michigan, USA, Mechanical Engineer NTUA.

Professors Emeritus
M. Sfantzikopoulos, MSc, PhD Manchester University, Diploma in Mechanical-Electrical Engineering NTUA.
N. Krikelis, PhD Northwestern University, Dipl. Ecole Superieure d'Electricite Universite de Paris, Diploma in Mechanical-Electrical Engineering NTUA.

Scientific Staff
G. Papandreou, Mechanical-Electrical Engineer NTUA.

Teaching & Research Associates
Yiakopoulos Christos, Kaisarlis Georgios, Davliakos Ioannis, Polydoras Stamatios, Drosakis Michael, Kotsirea Anastassia, Triantis Athanassios.

Technical Staff
Anni Adamadia, Asvestas Dionysios, Tomara Sofia, Fouskas Konstantinos.

PostDoctoral Researchers
Bechlioulis Babis, Karras George, Plagianakos Fanis, Mpertos Georgios.