Nikolas Xiros

Profile Picture of Nikolas Xiros
Associate Professor

Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering

University of New Orleans

  • Dr. Eng., Naval Arch. & Marine Eng., National Technical Univ. of Athens, 2001
  • Engineer Degree, Electrical & Computer Eng., National Technical Univ. of Athens, 1995
Research Interests
Frequency Domain   Dominant Nonlinear Dynamics   Performance Prediction  

  View all research interests
Nikolas Xiros is an Assoc. Prof. of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering at the University of New Orleans. His career spans more than 15 years in both industry and academia and his expertise lies within the fields of marine, electrical and ocean engineering. He holds an electrical engineer's degree and a marine engineering doctorate. His research interests are process modeling and simulation, system dynamics, identification and control, reliability, signal and data analysis. He is author of several technical papers and Springer monograph 'Robust Control of Diesel Ship Propulsion'. He is in train of preparing three more volumes on watercraft and ocean engineering as well as nonlinear systems.
Contact Information
Not mentioned yet.
Not mentioned yet. (?)
Frequency Domain   Dominant Nonlinear Dynamics   Performance Prediction  
List of Publications (4)
In 2013

A frequency-domain, finite-order representation of a catenary risers dominant nonlinear dynamics. Ioannis K. Chatjigeorgiou, D.C. Kazangas, N. Xiros

Found on Publication Page
In 2011

Virtual damperspring system for VIV experiments and hydrokinetic energy conversion. J. H. Lee, N. Xiros, M. M. Bernitsas

Found on Publication Page
In 2007

Remarks on wind turbine power absorption increase by including the axial force due to the radial pressure gradient in the general momentum theory. M. I. Xiros, N. I. Xiros

Found on Publication Page
In 1999

Simulation of the overall ship propulsion plant for performance prediction and control. N. P. Kyrtatos, P. Theodossopoulos, Engineer G. Theotokatos, Engineer N. Xiros

Found on Publication Page
Search Profiles
Profile Picture of Hank Fanberg
University of New Orleans
Profile Picture of Steven Johnson
University of New Orleans
Profile Picture of Chris Broadhurst
University of New Orleans
People Also Viewed
Profile Picture of Kevin Chang
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Profile Picture of Amites Sarkar
Western Washington University
Profile Picture of Carol Wilson
Smithsonian Institution
Recommended Grants
term performance The characterization is conducted both outdoors, under selected meteorological conditions, and indoors using solar simulators, optical and electrical modulation in frequency domain, and advanced spectral response methodologies. Comparisons ... reliability of photovoltaics are being explored. Long-term outdoor performance data are being...
Exclude from Your Search
Research will involve designing and performing studies of the time- and frequency-domain response of both simple and complex mechanical systems to high-amplitude, short duration impulsive loads. The studies are encouraged to incorporate all aspects ... of structural dynamics research: experimentation, analysis, and simulation. Opportunities exist to study...
Exclude from Your Search
for asphalt material engineers - a recent survey shows 80% of State Departments of Transportation (DOTs) conduct some kind of testing related to moisture damage resistance. However, a performance prediction model to include moisture damage in a PRS framework ... The Turner-Fairbank Highway Research Center (TFHRC) is seeking a postdoctoral associate to develop an approach to...
Exclude from Your Search
applications include characterization of emerging technologies and additives, optimizing construction processes, and long-term pavement performance prediction. Each of these play a role in a performance-related specification (PRS). A PRS has potential to encourage ... with respect to: - Laboratory evaluation of asphalt materials (mixture and binder...
Exclude from Your Search
and efficient prediction of flow physics critical for improved performance and future advanced capability. Army platforms are often dominated by flows with high degrees of unsteadiness, turbulence, multiple and widely separated spatio-temporal scales, and geometrical ... and Protection Superiority, and Soldier Performance Augmentation for Strategic Land...
Exclude from Your Search
and Protection Superiority, and Soldier Performance Augmentation for Strategic Land Power Dominance. Additional information can found in the ARL S&T document (also at ARO ... technical strategy to support Strategic Land Power Dominance for the Army of 2030 and beyond. The...
Exclude from Your Search
on using advanced modeling techniques to predict energy deposition on biological targets to optimize and protect human performance. We specifically want to understand the impact of various frequencies in a complex environment on the homeostasis of a biological ... The scientific mission for the Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL) Radio Frequency Radiation...
Exclude from Your Search
laboratories. This effort will build towards a critical understanding of the predictive value of assays as applied across preclinical species and humans. The effort will also begin to build critical measures of analytical performance (sensitivity, specificity ... of concept studies aimed at identifying measures for potential development as preclinical assays for evaluating...
Exclude from Your Search
and approaches to arbitrarily manipulate the quantum state's temporal profile. In the classical regime, we are utilizing parametric nonlinear optical processes to develop microresonator frequency comb devices and optical parametric oscillators that may enable time ... with confined optical fields, the enhancement of parametric nonlinear optical processes, and the...
Exclude from Your Search
This research focuses on the exploration of selective methods for C-X activation. We perform experimental mechanistic studies to predict the stereochemical outcome of transition metal catalyzed transformations, including oxidative addition. Studies ... are also performed to determine the mechanisms of transformations and to distinguish among SN2-like displacements,...
Exclude from Your Search