Sotiris Argyroudis

Dr Sotiris Argyroudis


Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellow

Biography

Research interests

Vulnerability and risk analysis of infrastructure exposed to geo-hazards

Numerical modelling and fragility analysis of highway and railway infrastructure

Resilient Cities

Research collaborations

Aristotle University, Thessaloniki, Greece

Norwegian Geotechnical Institute, Oslo, Norway

Transportation Research Laboratory (TRL), UK

Instituto de Ingeniería, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico (UNAM)

Instituto Nazionale di Geofisica e Vulcanologia (INGV), Bologna, Italy

Research projects

My publications

Publications

Peer-reviewed scientific journals

  1. Argyroudis S, Mitoulis S, Winter M, Kaynia AM (2018). Fragility of critical transport infrastructure subjected to multiple hazards: a comprehensive state-of-the-art review. Reliability Engineering and System Safety (under review).
  2. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S, Fotopoulou S, Karafagka S, Kakderi K, Selva J (2018). Application of stress test concepts for port infrastructures against natural hazards. The case of Thessaloniki port in Greece. Reliability Engineering and System Safety, DOI: 10.1016/j.ress.2018.07.005 
  3. Galburesa L, Giannopoulos G, Argyroudis S, Kakderi K (2018). A Boolean Networks approach to modeling and resilience analysis of interdependent critical infrastructures, Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, https://doi.org/10.1111/mice.12371.
  4. Argyroudis S, Tsinidis G, Gatti F, Pitilakis K (2017). Effects of SSI and lining corrosion on the seismic vulnerability of shallow circular tunnels, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering 98: 244-256.
  5. Mitoulis S., Palaiochorinou A., Georgiadis I., Argyroudis S. (2016). Extending the application of integral abutment bridges in earthquake prone areas by using novel isolators of recycled materials. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics 45(14):2283–2301, doi: 10.1002/eqe.2760.
  6. Argyroudis S, Palaiochorinou A, Mitoulis S, Pitilakis D (2016). Use of rubberised backfills for improving the seismic response of Integral Abutment Bridges, Bull of Earthquake Eng, 14(12):3573–3590, doi: 10.1007/s10518-016-0018-1.
  7. Ertugay K, Argyroudis S, Düzgün S (2016). Accessibility modeling in earthquake case considering road closure probabilities: A case study of health and shelter service accessibility in Thessaloniki, Greece, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, 17: 49–66.
  8. Mayoral JM, Argyroudis S, Castañon E (2016). Vulnerability of floating tunnel shafts for increasing earthquake loading, Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 80: 1-10
  9. Argyroudis S, Selva J, Gehl P, Pitilakis K (2015). Systemic seismic risk assessment of road networks considering interactions with the built environment. Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering, 30(7): 524-540, doi: 10.1111/mice.12136
  10. Argyroudis S, Kaynia AM (2015). Analytical seismic fragility functions for highway and railway embankments and cuts. Earthquake Engineering and Structural Dynamics, 44(11):1863–1879, doi: 10.1002/eqe.2563.
  11. Eidsvig U, McLean A, Vangelsten BV, Kalsnes B, Ciurean RL, Argyroudis S, Winter M, Corominas J, Mavrouli OC, Fotopoulou S, Pitilakis K, Baills A, Malet JP, Kaiser G (2014) Assessment of socio-economic vulnerability to landslides using an indicator-based approach. Methodology and case studies. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 73: 307-324, doi: 10.1007/s10064-014-0571-2.
  12. Argyroudis S, Kaynia AM, Pitilakis K (2013). Development of fragility functions for geotechnical constructions: application to cantilever retaining walls. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 50: 106-116. 
  13. Selva J, Argyroudis S, Pitilakis K (2013). Impact on seismic risk assessment of epistemic uncertainty on fragility curves. Natural Hazards, 67(2): 723-746.
  14. Argyroudis S, Pitilakis K (2012). Seismic fragility curves of shallow tunnels in alluvial deposits. Soil Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, 35: 1–12.
  15. Winter MG, Smith JT, Fotopoulou S, Pitilakis K, Mavrouli O-C, Corominas J, Argyroudis S (2014). An expert judgement approach to determining the physical vulnerability of roads to debris flow. Bulletin of Engineering Geology and the Environment, 73: 291-305, doi: 10.1007/s10064-014-0570-3.
  16. Pitilakis K, Anastasiadis A, Kakderi K, Manakou M, Manou D, Alexoudi M, Fotopoulou S, Argyroudis S, Senetakis K (2011). Development of comprehensive earthquake loss scenarios for a Greek and a Turkish city: seismic hazard, geotechnical and lifeline aspects. Earthquakes and Structures, 2(3).
  17. Anastassiadis AJ, Argyroudis SA (2007). Seismic vulnerability analysis in urban systems and road networks. Application to the city of Thessaloniki, Greece. International Journal of Sustainable Development and Planning, 2(3): 287-301.
  18. Pitilakis K, Alexoudi A, Argyroudis S, Monge O, Martin C (2006). Earthquake risk assessment of lifelines. Bulletin of Earthquake Engineering, 4(4): 365-390. 

Book chapters/collective volumes

  1. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2015). Seismic vulnerability assessment: lifelines. In: Beer M, Kougioumtzoglou I, Patelli E, Au I. S-K, (eds) Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-36197-5_255-1.
  2. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2015). Earthquake risk mitigation of lifelines and critical facilities. In: Beer M, Kougioumtzoglou I, Patelli E, Au I. S-K, (eds) Encyclopedia of Earthquake Engineering, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-36197-5_395-1.
  3. Argyroudis S, Kaynia AM (2014). Fragility functions of highway and railway infrastructure. In: Pitilakis K, Crowley H, Kaynia AM (eds) SYNER-G: Typology definition and fragility functions for physical elements at seismic risk. Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 27, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7872-6_10, Springer Netherlands. 
  4. Kakderi K, Argyroudis S (2014). Fragility functions of water and waste-water systems. In: Pitilakis K, Crowley H, Kaynia AM (eds) SYNER-G: Typology definition and fragility functions for physical elements at seismic risk, Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 27, doi: 10.1007/978-94-007-7872-6_8, Springer Netherlands. 
  5. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2014). Introduction to the applications of the SYNER-G methodology and tools. In: Pitilakis K, Franchin P, Khazai B, Wenzel H (eds) SYNER-G: Systemic seismic vulnerability and risk assessment of complex urban, utility, lifeline systems and critical facilities. Methodology and applications.  Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 31, doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8835-9_6, Springer Netherlands.
  6. Argyroudis S, Selva J, Kakderi K, Pitilakis K (2014). Application to the city of Thessaloniki. In: Pitilakis K, Franchin P, Khazai B, Wenzel H (eds) SYNER-G: Systemic seismic vulnerability and risk assessment of complex urban, utility, lifeline systems and critical facilities. Methodology and applications. Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 31, doi: 10.1007/978-94-017-8835-9_7, Springer Netherlands.
  7. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2013). Systemic seismic vulnerability and risk analysis of urban systems, lifelines and infrastructures. In: Klinkel S, Butenweg C, Lin G, Holtschoppen B (eds) Seismic Design of Industrial Facilities (SeDIF-Conference), doi: 10.1007/978-3-658-02810-7_18, Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden, pp. 209-234.
  8. Argyroudis S, Fotopoulou S, Pitilakis K (2011). Semi-empirical assessment of road vulnerability to seismically induced slides. In: Margottini C, Canuti P, Sassa K (eds) Landslide Science and Practice, Vol. 5: Complex Environment, Springer, doi: 10.1007/978-3-642-31427-8-41.
  9. Hancilar U, Taucer F, Crowley H, Fardis M, Kaynia AM, Gehl P, Pitilakis K, Franchin P, Tsionis G, Colombi M, Argyroudis S, Desramaut N, Lupoi A, Kakderi K, Broglio S, Monteiro R (2013). Guidelines for typology definition of European physical assets for earthquake risk assessment, Publications Office of the European Union, Eds: U. Hancilar, F. Taucer, doi: 10.2788/68751, ISBN: 978-92-79-28973-6.
  10. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (eds) (2013). Systemic seismic vulnerability and loss assessment: Validation studies. Publications Office of the European Union, doi: 10.2788/16706, ISBN 978-92-79-30840-6.
  11. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2010). Seismic vulnerability and risk analysis of Egnatia bridges in Thessaloniki Metropolitan area. In: Kappos AJ (ed) Aseismic Design and Construction in Egnatia Odos: The highway connecting Epirous through Macedonia and the Eastern Boarder of Greece. Ziti Publications, Thessaloniki. 
  12. Argyroudis S, Pitilakis K (2007). Development of vulnerability curves for circular shallow tunnels due to ground shaking and ground failure. In: Crosta GB, Frattini P (eds) Landslides: From Mapping to Loss and Risk Estimation. Istituto Universitario di Studi Superiori di Pavia, IUSS Press, ISBN: 978-88-6198-005-1, pp175-184.
  13. Pitilakis K, Alexoudi A, Argyroudis S, Monge O, Martin C (2006). Vulnerability and risk assessment of lifelines. In: Goula X, Oliveira CS, Roca A (eds) Assessing and Managing Earthquake Risk. Geotechnical, Geological and Earthquake Engineering 2, Springer, Netherlands, pp 185-211.
  14. Pitilakis K, Alexoudi M, Argyroudis S, Anastasiadis A (2006). Seismic risk scenarios for an efficient risk management: The case of Thessaloniki (Greece). In: Wasti ST, Ozcebe G (eds) Advances in Earthquake Engineering for Urban Risk Reduction, NATO Science Series, Springer Netherlands, pp 229-244.

Selected peer-reviewed conference proceedings (>2010)

  1. Argyroudis S, Winter MG, Mitoulis S (2019). Transportation infrastructure ecosystems and their vulnerability to geohazards. XVII European Conference on Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering, Reykjavik Iceland, 1 - 6 September.
  2. Argyroudis S, Mitoulis S, Kaynia AM, Winter MG (2018). Fragility assessment of transportation infrastructure systems subjected to earthquakes. Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics V, June 10-13, Austin, Texas, USA, Geotechnical Special Publication(GSP 292).
  3. Argyroudis S, Mitoulis S, Winter MG, Kaynia AM (2018). Fragility of critical transportation infrastructure systems subjected to geo-hazards. 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 18-21, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  4. Makhoul N, Argyroudis S (2018). Loss estimation software: developments, limitations and future needs. 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 18-21, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  5. Smerzini C, Francesco C, Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S (2018). 3D physics-based numerical modeling as a tool for seismic risk assessment of urban infrastructural systems: the case of Thessaloniki, Greece. 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 18-21, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  6. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S, et al. (2018). A multi-level stress test methodology: application to six critical infrastructures in Europe. 16th European Conference on Earthquake Engineering, June 18-21, Thessaloniki, Greece.
  7. Pitilakis K, Fotopoulou S, Argyroudis S, Karafagka S, Kakderi K, Selva J (2017). Application of new stress test concepts to critical infrastructures. The case of Thessaloniki Port in Greece. 16th World Conference on Earthquake Engineering, Santiago Chile, 9-13 January 2017.
  8. Pitilakis K, Argyroudis S, Fotopoulou S, Karafagka S, Kakderi K, Selva J (2016). Risk assessment of critical facilities to moderate and extreme seismic events including tsunami. The case of the harbor of Thessaloniki. 1st International Conf. on Natural Hazards & Infrastructure, 28-30 June, Chania, Greece.
  9. Argyroudis S, Selva J, Kakderi K, Pitilakis K (2015). Effect of spatial correlations of ground motion intensities in the seismic risk assessment of interconnected lifeline networks and transportation infrastructures, 1-4 November, 6th International Conference on Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering, Christchurch, N. Zealand.
  10. Mitoulis S, Argyroudis S, Kowalsky M (2015). Evaluation of the stiffness and damping of abutments to extend direct displacement-based design to the design of integral bridges, In: Proc. of 5th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN), 25-27 May, Crete, Greece.
  11. Mitoulis S, Argyroudis S, Pitilakis K (2014). Green rubberised compressible inclusions to enhance the longevity of integral abutment bridges. In: Proc. of 2nd European Conference on Earthquake Engineering and Seismology, 25-29 August, Istanbul, Turkey.
  12. Argyroudis S, Mitoulis S, Pitilakis K (2013). Seismic response of bridge abutments on surface foundation subjected to collision forces. In: Proc. of 4th International Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering (COMPDYN), 12-14 June, Kos Island, Greece.
  13. Argyroudis S, Pitilakis K (2011). Seismic risk performance of urban transportation systems considering site effects and interaction with the built environment. In: Proc. of 8th International Conference on Urban Earthquake Engineering, March 7-8, 2011, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan.
  14. Pitilakis K, Anastasiadis A, Kakderi K, Alexoudi M, Argyroudis S (2010). The role of soil and site conditions in the vulnerability and risk assessment of lifelines and infrastructures. The case of Thessaloniki (Greece). In: Proc. of 5th International Conference on Recent Advances in Geotechnical Earthquake Engineering and Soil Dynamics, 24-29 May, San Diego, California.