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Dr. Minas E. Lemonis, PhD

- By Dr. Minas E. Lemonis, PhD - Updated: March 27, 2019

Dr. Minas E. Lemonis,  is a Civil Engineer, specializing in steel structures and seismic structural design. He has established website calcresource.com, offering a variety of calculation tools and resources relevant to engineering practice. His fields of expertise include: steel connections, steel structures analysis and design, non linear structural behavior, finite element method, seismic structural design. In the past 10 years, he participates in the design of steel and reinforced concrete structures, he teaches in Technical Universities, he collaborates for the development of commercial engineering software, he conducts research and publishes in scientific journals and conferences. He lives in Athens, Greece, with his wife and their two children.  

Research publications

Publications to Scientific Journals

  • Gantes C.J., and Lemonis M., “Influence of Equivalent Bolt Length in Finite Element Modeling of T-Stub Steel Connections”, Computers & Structures, vol. 81(2003), pp. 595-604, doi.org/10.1016/S0045-7949(03)00004-X 
  • Lemonis M.Ε., and Gantes C.J., “Incremental Modeling of T-Stub Connections”, Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures, vol. 1(7)(2006), pp. 1135-1159, doi.org/10.2140/jomms.2006.1.1135
  • Lemonis M.Ε., and Gantes C.J., “Mechanical modeling of the nonlinear response of beam-to-column joints”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 65(4)(2009), pp. 879-890, doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2008.11.007
  • Lemonis M.Ε., “Steel moment resisting frames with both joint and beam dissipation zones”, Journal of Constructional Steel Research, vol. 147 (2018), pp. 224-235, doi.org/10.1016/j.jcsr.2018.03.020
  • Minas E. Lemonis, Panagiotis G Asteris, Dimitrios Zitouniatis, Georgios Ntasis, “Modeling of the lateral stiffness of masonry infilled steel moment-resisting frames”, Structural Engineering & Mechanics, (2019), accepted for publication

 

Conferences (peer reviewed)

  • Koumousis V.K., Gantes C.J., Bouckovalas G.D., Dimou C.Κ. and Lemonis M.Ε., “Thessaloniki-Skopje Crude Oil Pipeline at Fault Crossings - Verification Study”, 4th Greek National Conference on Steel Structures, Patras, Greece, May 24-25, 2002, pp. 253-261.
  • Lemonis M.E. and Gantes C.J., “Finite Element Modeling of T-Stub Steel Connections”, 4th Greek National Conference on Computational Mechanics, Patras, Greece, June 27-29, 2002.
  • Lemonis M.E. and Gantes C.J., “Numerical Analysis of Simple and Preloaded T-Stub Steel Connections”, Second MIT Conference on Computational Fluid and Solid Mechanics, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, June 17-20, 2003.
  • Lemonis M.E. and Gantes C.J., “An Analytical Elastic-Plastic Model for T-Stub Steel Connections”, Eurosteel 2005 - 4th European Conference on Steel and Composite Structures : Research – Eurocodes – Practice, Maastricht, The Netherlands, 8-10 June, 2005.
  • Lemonis, Μ.Ε. and Gantes, C.J., “A Nonlinear Analytical Model for T-Stub Connections”,5th Greek National Steel Structures Conference, Xanthi, 29 Sept.-2 Oct. 2005, (in Greek with English summary).
  • Gantes, C.J., Boukovalas, G.D., Kouretzis, G., Lemonis, Μ.E., and Pnevmatikos, Ν., “Earthquake Study of Natural Gas Pipeline Kipi – Alexandroupoli – Komotini at Fault Crossings”, 5th Greek National Steel Structures Conference, Xanthi, 29 Sept.-2 Oct. 2005 (in Greek with English summary)
  • Lemonis M.E. and Gantes C.J., “Analytical calculation of the monotonic behaviour οf steel T-stub connections”, 8th HSTAM International Congress on Mechanics, Patras, Greece, July 12-14, 2007.
  • Lemonis M.E. and Gantes C.J., “Evaluation of the complete moment-rotation curve of bolted beam-to-column connections using mechanical models”, Eurosteel 2008 - 5th European Conference on Steel and Composite Structures : practice – research – new materials, Graz, Austria, 3-5 September, 2008.
  • Lemonis, M.E. and Gantes, C.J., “Nonlinear Response of Beam-to-Column Joints”, 6th Greek National Steel Structures Conference, Ioannina, 2-4 Oct. 2008 (in Greek with English summary).
  • Lemonis, M.E. and Mistakidis, E.S., “Dissipation Capacity of Moment-Resisting Steel Frames with Partial Strength Joints”, 7th National Conference on Metal Structures, Volos, 29 September-1 October, 2011.
  • Lemonis, M.E. and Gantes, C.J., “Calibration of an Analytical Model for the Cyclic Response oOf Beam-To-Column Joints”, 7th National Conference on Metal Structures, Volos, 29 September-1 October, 2011.
  • Kritikos A.I., Ntasis G.D., Zitouniatis D.G., Lemonis M.E., and Asteris P.G., “Lateral Response Evaluation of Steel Frame Structures with Masonry Infills”, COMPDYN 2017, 6th ECCOMAS Thematic Conference on Computational Methods in Structural Dynamics and Earthquake Engineering, Rhodes Island, Greece, 15–17 June 2017.

Contact 

You can contact Dr. Minas E. Lemonis by sending him an email at this address: mlem@calcresource.com . His social profiles are:

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