Ioannis Kourakis photo
Ioannis Kourakis

(Yannis)

Invited Seminar Talks and Research Visits

1. Anticipated (near future) Research Visits:

  1. NA

2. Seminar Talks and Research Visits(invited)

(in inverse chronological order)

  1. November 2014:
    Research visit to Ruhr University Bochum (RUB), Germany: hosted by Prof Reinhard Schickeiser.
  2. 16-21 June 2014:
    Research visit to Ruhr University Bochum (RUB), Germany: hosted by Prof Reinhard Schickeiser.
  3. 9-12 June 2014:
    Research visit to CCQCN - Crete Center for Quantum Complexity and Nanotechnology, Heraklion Crete, Greece: hosted by Dr Nikos Lazarides and Prof George Tsironis.
  4. March and May 2014:
    Special Visiting Researcher (Pesquisador Visitante Especial - PVE) visit to Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS, Porto Alegre, Brazil, supported by the Brazilian Research Fund (CNPq - Conselho Nacional de Desenvolvimento Cientifico e Tecnologico - Brasil); two visits, in March and in May 2014: hosted by Dr Fernando Haas.
    Nonlinear Waves in Physics: from tsunami and freak waves to optical signal transport - Colloquium talk at UFRGS, Department of Physics (27 May 2014)
  5. 5-8 Oct. 2013:
    Research visit to SANSA (South-African National Space Agency), Hermanus, South Africa: hosted by Dr Shimul Maharaj.
  6. 24 Oct. - 24 Nov. 2013:
    Research visit to NITheP (National Institute of Theoretical Physics), University of Kwazulu - Natal, Durban, South Africa: hosted by Prof Manfred A. Hellberg.
  7. Dec. 2010 - January 2011:
    Research visit to Sydney University, Australia: hosted by Prof Sergey Vladimirov.
  8. Nonlinear excitations in dusty plasma (Debye) crystals: what plasma physics can learn from nonlinear lattice theories
    I. Kourakis
    Series of invited seminars in Australia: University of Sydney: Complex Systems (20 Feb. 2009) and Physics Dept (26 Feb. 2009); Australian National University, Canberra (Nonlinear Physics Center) (4 March 2009)
  9. Nonlinear excitations in dusty plasma (Debye) crystals: what plasma physics can learn from nonlinear lattice theories
    I. Kourakis
    Atomistic Simulation Centre, QUB; invited seminar (April 2008)
  10. Brief Personal Introduction (Overview of Research Activities by IK)
    I. Kourakis
    Hellenic Open University, Patras, Greece, April 28, 2007
  11. Brief Personal Introduction (Overview of Teaching and Research Activities by IK)
    I. Kourakis
    Queen's University, Belfast, UK, March 22, 2007
  12. Fluid theory for electrostatic wave packet amplitude self-modulation in Space and laboratory plasmas
    Internal seminar
    Lehrstuhl Theoretische Physik IV, Ruhr Universitaet Bochum, Germany, 16 Nov. 2005
  13. Nonlinear wavepacket modulation and reductive perturbation theory: a Primer to the formalism and Focus on electrostatic modes in dusty plasmas
    Invited Talk (introductory seminar)
    Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Engineering (Polytechnic) School, General Department, Thessaloniki (Greece), 3 Nov. 2005
  14. Fokker-Planck kinetic equation from the microscopic equations of motion for many-body systems in an external force field: application in plasma
    Invited Talk (introductory seminar, in greek language)
    NTUA - National Technical University of Athens, School of Applied Mathematics and Physical Sciences, Mathematics Department, Athens (Greece), 25 Feb. 2005