Publications

2015

1. One-pot synthesis of WO3 structures at 95 oC using HCl, K. Christou, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas accepted in Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology.

2. Electrochemical evaluation of vanadium pentoxide coatings grown by AACVD, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, I.I. Kazadojev, S. O’Brien, M.E. Pemble, I.M. Povey accepted in Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells.

3. Photocatalytic and electrooxidation properties of TiO2 thin films deposited by sol-gel, G. Kenanakis, D. Vernardou, A. Dalamagkas, N. Katsarakis, Catalysis Today. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0920586114003769

 

2014

1. Electrodeposition of V2O5 using ammonium metavanadate at room temperature, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, Advanced Materials Letters. https://www.amlett.com/uploads/545f2c25958fb1415523365_fullabstratct.pdf

2. Thermochromic amorphous VO2 coatings grown by APCVD using a single-precursor, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0927024814002438

3. Hydrothermal growth and characterization of shape-controlled NH4V3O8, D. Vernardou, M. Apostolopoulou, D. Louloudakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, New Journal of Chemistry. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/Content/ArticleLanding/2014/NJ/c3nj01446k#!divAbstract

4. Hydrothermally grown β-V2O5 electrode at 95 °C, D. Vernardou, M. Apostolopoulou, D. Louloudakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0021979714001246

5. Electrochemical properties of opal-V6O13 composites, D. Vernardou, M. Apostolopoulou, D. Louloudakis, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, J. McGrath, M.E. Pemble, Journal of Alloys and Compounds. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jallcom.2013.10.151

6. Electrochemical properties of vanadium oxide coatings grown by hydrothermal synthesis on FTO substrates, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, New Journal of Chemistry. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2014/nj/c3nj00931a#!divAbstract

7. Photocatalytic properties of chemically grown vanadium oxide at 65 °C, D. Vernardou, H. Drosos, J. Fasoulas, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, Thin Solid Films. images/Photocatalytic_properties_of_chemically_grown_vanadium_oxide_at_65_oC.pdf

2013

1. Electrochemical properties of vanadium oxide coatings grown by APCVD on glass substrates, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, Surface and Coatings Technology. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surfcoat.2013.06.054

2. Thermochromic vanadium oxide coatings grown by APCVD at low temperatures, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, Physics Procedia. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.phpro.2013.07.055

3. Electrochemical activity of electrodeposited vanadium oxide coatings grown at room temperature, D. Vernardou, A. Sapountzis, E. Spanakis, G. Kenanakis, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, Journal of the Electrochemical Society. http://jes.ecsdl.org/content/160/1/D6

4. Effect of gold and silver nanoislands on the electrochemical propertiesof carbon nanofoam, E. Spanakis, M. Pervolaraki, J. Giapintzakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, D. Vernardou, Electrochimica Acta. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2013.07.222

5. State-of-the-art of chemically grown vanadium pentoxide nanostructures with enhanced electrochemical properties, D. Vernardou, Advanced Materials Letters. https://amlett.com/articles/details/425/

 

2012

1. Effect of current density on electrodeposited vanadium oxide coatings, H. Drosos, A. Sapountzis, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, D. Vernardou, Journal of the Electrochemical Society. http://jes.ecsdl.org/content/159/8/E145.abstract

2. Electrochemical properties of amorphous WO3 coatings grown on polycarbonate by Aerosol – Assisted CVD, D. Vernardou, H. Drosos, E. Spanakis, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, M.E. Pemble, Electrochimica Acta. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.electacta.2012.01.035

 

2011

1. A Study of the electrochemical performance of vanadium oxide thin films grown by Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapour Deposition, D. Vernardou, P. Paterakis, H. Drosos, E. Spanakis, I.M. Povey, M.E. Pemble, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.solmat.2011.05.046

2. Electrochemical and photocatalytic properties of WO3 coatings grown at low temperatures, D. Vernardou, H. Drosos, E. Spanakis, E. Koudoumas, C. Savvakis, N. Katsarakis, Journal of Materials Chemistry. http://pubs.rsc.org/en/content/articlelanding/2011/jm/c0jm02413a#!divAbstract

 

Conferences


 

2014

1. Effect of solution chemistry on the characteristics of hydrothermally grown WO3 for electroactive applications, K. Christou, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, C. Savvakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, G. Kiriakidis, 5th International Symposium on Transparent Conducting Materials in Platanias (Greece). - View

2. Atmospheric pressure chemical vapor deposition of thermochromic amorphous tungsten doped vanadium dioxide, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, G. Kiriakidis, 5th International Symposium on Transparent Conducting Materials in Platanias (Greece). - View

3. Effect of antireflection TiO2 layer on the thermochromic performance of vanadium dioxide, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, E. Gagaoudakis, E. Aperathitis, G. Kiriakidis, 5th International Symposium on Transparent Conducting Materials in Platanias (Greece). - View

4. One-pot synthesis of WO3 nanostructures at 95 oC using NaOH and HCl, K. Christou, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, E-MRS in Lille (France). - View

5. pH effect on the electrochemical properties of the hydrothermally grown V2O5, M. Apostolopoulou, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, E-MRS in Lille (France). - View

6. Hydrothermal growth and characterization of vanadium oxide coatings using VOSO4 as precursor, M. Apostolopoulou, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, E-MRS in Lille (France).

7. Electrochemical evaluation of vanadium pentoxide coatings grown by AACVD, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, I.I. Kazadojev, S.O' Brien, I.M. Povey, M.E. Pemble, E-MRS in Lille (France).

8. Effect of the growth parameters on the electrochromic properties of low pressure CVD WO3 films, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, K. Psifis, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, G. Papadimitropoulos, D. Davazoglou, E. Koudoumas, 65th Annual Meeting of the International Society of Electrochemistry in Lausanne (Switzerland). - View

9. Intelligent thermochromic coatings grown by chemical vapor deposition at atmospheric pressure, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, G. Kiriakidis, 30th Panhellenic Conference on Solid-State Physics and Materials Science in Heraklion (Greece).

10. LPCVD electrochromic WO3 layers on FTO glass substrates using different substrate temperatures, K. Psifis, D. Louloudakis, G. Papadimitropoulos, D. Davazoglou, N. Katsarakis, C. Savvakis, E. Spanakis, D. Vernardou, E. Koudoumas 30th Panhellenic Conference on Solid-State Physics and Materials Science in Heraklion (Greece). - View

11. Tungsten doped vanadium oxide coatings grown by APCVD using isopropoxide precursors, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, G. Kiriakidis, International Conference on Nanotechnology, Nanomaterials & Thin Films for Energy Applications in London (UK).

 

2013

1. Thermochromic vanadium oxide coatings grown by APCVD at low temperatures, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, EuroCVD 19 in Varna (Bulgaria). - View

2. Electrochemical properties of vanadium oxide coatings grown by APCVD on FTO substrates, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, EuroCVD 19 in Varna (Bulgaria). - View

3. Study of the pH effect on the electrochemical properties of the hydrothermally grown vanadium oxide coatings, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, International Conference on Advanced Complex Inorganic Nanomaterials in Namur (Belgium).

4. Electrochemical properties of vanadium oxide coatings grown by hydrothermal synthesis on FTO substrates, D. Louloudakis, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, International Conference on Advanced Complex Inorganic Nanomaterials in Namur (Belgium).

5. Thermochromic VO2 layers grown by APCVD and Sputtering techniques, E. Gagaoudakis, V. Kampylafka, I. Kortidis, V. Binas, E. Aperathitis, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, E. Spanakis, N. Katsarakis, E. Koudoumas, G. Iliadis, G. Kiriakidis, E-MRS in Warsaw (Poland). - View

 

2012

1. Electrodeposition of vanadium oxides on various substrates, H. Drosos, M. Vezirh, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, D. Vernardou, 9th International Conference on Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies in Thessaloniki (Greece). - View

2. Effect of current density on electrodeposited vanadium oxide coatings, H. Drosos, A. Sapountzis, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, D. Vernardou, 9th International Conference on Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies in Thessaloniki (Greece). - View

3. Electrochemical properties of hydrothermally grown vanadium oxides on fluorine doped tin oxide and photonic crystal substrates, D. Vernardou, D. Louloudakis, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, J. McGrath, M.E. Pemble, 4th International Symposium on Transparent Conductive Materials in Crete (Greece). - View

 

2011

1. Electrochemical characterization of metal oxides grown by atmospheric pressure chemical vapor deposition for smart window applications, G. Antoniou, K. Doumousiaris, D. Vernardou, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, XXVII Panhellenic Conference on Solid State Physics and Materials Science in Limassol (Cyprus).  - View

2. Electrochemical properties of tungsten oxide films prepared on polycarbonate at low temperatures by chemical vapour deposition, H. Drosos, D. Vernardou, E. Koudoumas, N. Katsarakis, C. Savvakis, I.M. Povey, M.E. Pemble, 8th International Conference on Nanosciences and Nanotechnologies in Thessaloniki (Greece).

3. Study of the electrochemical properties of WO3 coatings grown by APCVD on various substrates, D. Vernardou, E. Spanakis, H. Drosos, E. Koudoumas, C. Savvakis, N. Katsarakis, EuroCVD 18 in Kinsale (Ireland).

 

Welcome

Center of Materials Technology and Photonics (CEMATEP) is a joint laboratory of the departments of the School of Applied Technology of the Technological Educational Institute of Crete (TEI Crete), established in 2003. Its activities are dedicated to the growth, study and application of novel materials and photonics.

Research activities

The research efforts in CEMATEP are focused on the exploitation of advanced thin films, nanostructures and nanocomposites suitable for applications like solar cells, chromic layers for solar control coatings, optoelectronics, photodetectors and organic electronics. CEMATEP is well equipped with state of the art facilities and its members have important scientific outcome as well as excellent national and international collaborations.