Dr Dimitrios Papageorgiou

Dimitrios Papageorgiou

Senior Lecturer in Materials Science

School of Engineering and Materials Science
Queen Mary University of London
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Research

Functional Materials, Polymer Engineering, Sustainable Nanocomposites, Graphene, 2D Materials, Strain Engineering

Interests

- Processing and characterization of advanced, multifunctional composites based on 2D materials such as graphene, 1D materials such as carbon nanotubes and advanced fiber reinforcements.

- Preparation and physicochemical characterization of bio-based polymers and composites.

- All aspects of the relationship between the structure and mechanical properties of polymers and composites.

- Application of strain engineering for tuning the mechanical, electronic and photonic properties of 2D materials-based devices and nanocomposites.

- Development of micromechanical theories for modelling the behaviour and understanding the reinforcement mechanisms in polymer nanocomposites.

- Analysis of the deformation behaviour of nanomaterials and nanocomposites using Raman Spectroscopy.

Publications

Relevant PublicationPublications of specific relevance to the Centre for Sustainable Engineering

2024

Relevant PublicationHu Y, Yang G, Chen J, Li Y, Dong M, Zhang H, Bilotti E, Jiang J and Papageorgiou DG (2024). Interfacial engineering of hybrid MXene-Ni-CF tri-core–shell composites for electromagnetic interference shielding and E-heating applications. Composites Part A Applied Science and Manufacturing, Elsevier vol. 178 
01-03-2024
Relevant PublicationHu Y, Chen J, Yang G, Li Y, Dong M, Zhang H, Bilotti E, Jiang J and Papageorgiou DG (2024). Highly conductive and mechanically robust MXene@CF core-shell composites for in-situ damage sensing and electromagnetic interference shielding. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 246 
01-02-2024
Relevant PublicationDong M, Tomes O, Soul A, Hu Y, Bilotti E, Zhang H and Papageorgiou DG (2024). Hybrid Ti3C2T x MXene and Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Epoxy Nanocomposites for Self-Sensing and Structural Health Monitoring. ACS Applied Nano Materials, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 7 (3), 3314-3325.  
23-01-2024
Relevant PublicationTomes O, Soul A, Zhang H, Bilotti E and Papageorgiou DG (2024). A Novel Electrical Depercolation Model for Stretchable Nanocomposite Strain Sensors. Nanoscale, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) 
01-01-2024
Relevant PublicationDong M, Hu Y, Yu X, Liu M, Bilotti E, Zhang H and Papageorgiou DG (2024). Probing Interfacial Interactions in Ternary Nanocomposites of Ti3C2T x MXene Nanoplatelets, Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes, and Poly(vinyl alcohol) toward Synergistic Reinforcement. ACS Applied Polymer Materials, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 6 (1), 207-217.  
01-01-2024

2023

Relevant PublicationDong M, Hu Y, Zhang H, Bilotti E, Pugno N, Dunstan D and Papageorgiou DG (2023). Micromechanics of Ti3C2Tx MXene reinforced poly(vinyl alcohol) nanocomposites. Composites Part C: Open Access, Elsevier vol. 13 
16-12-2023
bullet iconWei C, Roy A, Aljarid AKA, Hu Y, Roe SM, Papageorgiou DG, Arenal R and Boland CS (2023). Quasi–1D Anhydrite Nanobelts from the Sustainable Liquid Exfoliation of Terrestrial Gypsum for Future Martian‐Based Electronics. Advanced Functional Materials, Wiley 
14-12-2023
Relevant PublicationYao X, Wang Y, Thorn TDS, Huo S, Papageorgiou DG, Liu Y, Bilotti E and Zhang H (2023). Tailored Out-of-Oven Energy Efficient Manufacturing of High-Performance Composites with Two-Stage Self-Regulating Heating via a Double Positive Temperature Coefficient Effect. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 15 (48), 56265-56274.  
21-11-2023
Relevant PublicationYu X, Steiner P, Zhou Q, Kocabas C, Zhang H, Papageorgiou DG, Fenwick O, Yan H, Reece MJ and Bilotti E (2023). Simultaneous Increase in Dielectric Breakdown Strength and Thermal Conductivity of Oriented UHMWPE Containing Diamond Nanoparticles. Macromolecules, American Chemical Society 
11-07-2023
Relevant PublicationWang Y, Yao X, Thorn TDS, Huo S, Porwal H, Newton M, Liu Y, Papageorgiou D, Bilotti E and Zhang H (2023). Energy efficient out-of-oven manufacturing of natural fibre composites with integrated sensing capabilities and improved water barrier properties. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 239 
01-07-2023
Relevant PublicationAljarid AKA, Dong M, Hu Y, Wei C, Salvage JP, Papageorgiou DG and Boland CS (2023). Smart Skins Based on Assembled Piezoresistive Networks of Sustainable Graphene Microcapsules for High Precision Health Diagnostics. Advanced Functional Materials, Wiley vol. 33 (41) 
28-06-2023
bullet iconDong M, Young RJ, Dunstan DJ and Papageorgiou DG (2023). Interfacial stress transfer in monolayer and few-layer MoS2 nanosheets in model nanocomposites. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 233 
01-03-2023
Relevant PublicationThorn TDS, Liu Y, Yao X, Papageorgiou DG, Robinson P, Bilotti E, Peijs T and Zhang H (2023). Smart and repeatable easy-repairing and self-sensing composites with enhanced mechanical performance for extended components life. Composites Part A Applied Science and Manufacturing, Elsevier vol. 165 
01-02-2023
Relevant PublicationZeng C, Stenier P, Chen K, Wan K, Dong M, Li S, Kocabas C, Reece MJ, Papageorgiou DG, Volkov AN, Zhang H and Bilotti E (2023). Optimization of thermoelectric properties of carbon nanotube veils by defect engineering. Materials Horizons, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 10 (9), 3601-3609.  
01-01-2023

2022

Relevant PublicationKernin A, Ventura L, Soul A, Chen K, Wan K, Lu W, Steiner P, Kocabas C, Papageorgiou D, Goutianos S, Zhang H and Bilotti E (2022). Kirigami inspired shape programmable and reconfigurable multifunctional nanocomposites for 3D structures. Materials & Design, Elsevier vol. 224 
01-11-2022
Relevant PublicationYu X, Bhatti MR, Ren X, Steiner P, Di Sacco F, Dong M, Zhang H, Papageorgiou D, Portale G, Kocabas C, Bastiaansen CWM, Reece M, Yan H and Bilotti E (2022). Dielectric polymer composites with ultra-high thermal conductivity and low dielectric loss. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 229 
08-09-2022
Relevant PublicationPapageorgiou GZ, Poulopoulou N, Nikolaidis GN, Ioannidis RO, Efstathiadou VL, Terzopoulou Z, Papageorgiou DG and Kapnisti M (2022). Aromatic But Sustainable: Poly(butylene 2, 5-furandicarboxylate) as a Crystallizing Thermoplastic in the Bioeconomy. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, American Chemical Society vol. 61 (36), 13461-13473.  
31-08-2022
bullet iconZhao X, Mao B, Liu M, Cao J, Haigh SJ, Papageorgiou DG, Li Z and Young RJ (2022). Controlling and Monitoring Crack Propagation in Monolayer Graphene Single Crystals. Advanced Functional Materials, Wiley vol. 32 (42) 
25-05-2022
Relevant PublicationPapageorgiou GZ, Nikolaidis GN, Ioannidis RO, Rinis K, Papageorgiou DG, Klonos PA, Achilias DS, Kapnisti M, Terzopoulou Z and Bikiaris DN (2022). A Step Forward in Thermoplastic Polyesters: Understanding the Crystallization and Melting of Biobased Poly(ethylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate) (PEF). ACS Sustainable Chemistry and Engineering, American Chemical Society vol. 10 (21), 7050-7064.  
16-05-2022
bullet iconDong M, Sun Y, Dunstan DJ and Papageorgiou DG (2022). Utilising buckling modes for the determination of the anisotropic mechanical properties of As2S3 nanosheets. Nanoscale, Royal Society of Chemistry vol. 14 (21), 7872-7880.  
10-05-2022
Relevant PublicationHu Y, Pang S, Li J, Jiang J and Papageorgiou DG (2022). Enhanced interfacial properties of hierarchical MXene/CF composites via low content electrophoretic deposition. Composites Part B: Engineering, Elsevier vol. 237 
07-04-2022
Relevant PublicationBhatti MRA, Kernin A, Tausif M, Zhang H, Papageorgiou D, Bilotti E, Peijs T and Bastiaansen CWM (2022). Light-Driven Actuation in Synthetic Polymers: A Review from Fundamental Concepts to Applications. Advanced Optical Materials, Wiley vol. 10 (10) 
27-03-2022
bullet iconInnes JR, Young RJ and Papageorgiou DG (2022). Graphene Nanoplatelets as a Replacement for Carbon Black in Rubber Compounds. Polymers, MDPI vol. 14 (6) 
17-03-2022
Relevant PublicationCataldi P, Lamanna L, Bertei C, Arena F, Rossi P, Liu M, Di Fonzo F, Papageorgiou DG, Luzio A and Caironi M (2022). An Electrically Conductive Oleogel Paste for Edible Electronics. Advanced Functional Materials, Wiley 
26-02-2022
Relevant PublicationSun YW, Gehringer D, Holec D, Papageorgiou DG, Fenwick O, Qureshi SM, Humphreys CJ and Dunstan DJ (2022). Significant interlayer coupling in bilayer graphene and double-walled carbon nanotubes: A refinement of obtaining strain in low-dimensional materials. Physical Review B, American Physical Society vol. 105 (2) 
05-01-2022
Relevant PublicationTomes O, Zhang H, Bilotti E and Papageorgiou DG (2022). ULTRASOFT AND HYPERELASTIC ELECTRICALLY CONDUCTIVE NANOCOMPOSITES FOR STRAIN SENSING APPLICATIONS. 
01-01-2022
bullet iconHu Y, Pang S, Li J, Jiang J and Papageorgiou DG (2022). ENHANCED MECHANICAL PROPERTIES OF HIERARCHICAL MXENE/CF COMPOSITES VIA LOW CONTENT ELECTROPHORETIC DEPOSITION. 
01-01-2022

2021

Relevant PublicationWan K, Liu Z, Schroeder BC, Chen G, Santagiuliana G, Papageorgiou DG, Zhang H and Bilotti E (2021). Highly stretchable and sensitive self-powered sensors based on the N-Type thermoelectric effect of polyurethane/Nax(Ni-ett)n/graphene oxide composites. Composites Communications, Elsevier vol. 28 
01-12-2021
Relevant PublicationCarrola M, Asadi A, Zhang H, Papageorgiou DG, Bilotti E and Koerner H (2021). Best of Both Worlds: Synergistically Derived Material Properties via Additive Manufacturing of Nanocomposites (Adv. Funct. Mater. 46/2021). Advanced Functional Materials vol. 31 (46), 2170343-2170343.  
10-11-2021
Relevant PublicationDong M, Zhang H, Tzounis L, Santagiuliana G, Bilotti E and Papageorgiou DG (2021). Multifunctional epoxy nanocomposites reinforced by two-dimensional materials: A review. Carbon, Elsevier vol. 185, 57-81.  
08-11-2021
Relevant PublicationCarrola M, Asadi A, Zhang H, Papageorgiou DG, Bilotti E and Koerner H (2021). Best of Both Worlds: Synergistically Derived Material Properties via Additive Manufacturing of Nanocomposites. Advanced Functional Materials, Wiley vol. 31 (46) 
29-07-2021
Relevant PublicationWan K, Liu Y, Santagiuliana G, Barandun G, Taroni Junior P, Güder F, Bastiaansen CWM, Baxendale M, Fenwick O, Papageorgiou DG, Krause S, Zhang H and Bilotti E (2021). Self-powered ultrasensitive and highly stretchable temperature–strain sensing composite yarns. Materials Horizons 
12-07-2021
bullet iconLiu M, Hui JH, Kinloch IA, Young RJ and Papageorgiou DG (2021). Deformation and tearing of graphene-reinforced elastomer nanocomposites. Composites Communications, Elsevier vol. 25 
27-04-2021
bullet iconSun YW, Papageorgiou D, Puech P, Proctor JE, Machon D, Bousige C, San-Miguel A, Humphreys C and Dunstan DJ (2021). Mechanical Properties of Graphene. Applied Physics Reviews, AIP Publishing 
19-04-2021
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Tsetsou I, Ioannidis RO, Nikolaidis GN, Exarhopoulos S, Kasmi N, Bikiaris DN, Achilias DS and Papageorgiou GZ (2021). A new era in engineering plastics: Compatibility and perspectives of sustainable alipharomatic poly(ethylene terephthalate)/poly(ethylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate) blends. Polymers, MDPI vol. 13 (7) 
29-03-2021

2020

bullet iconVidakis N, Petousis M, Tzounis L, Maniadi A, Velidakis E, Mountakis N, Papageorgiou D, Liebscher M and Mechtcherine V (2020). Sustainable additive manufacturing: Mechanical response of polypropylene over multiple recycling processes. Sustainability, MDPI AG vol. 13 (1), 1-16.  
25-12-2020
bullet iconPetousis M, Tzounis L, Papageorgiou D and Vidakis N (2020). Decoration of SiO2 and Fe3O4 Nanoparticles onto the Surface of MWCNT-Grafted Glass Fibers: A Simple Approach for the Creation of Binary Nanoparticle Hierarchical and Multifunctional Composite Interphases. Nanomaterials, MDPI vol. 10 (12) 
13-12-2020
bullet iconLiu M, Cataldi P, Young RJ, Papageorgiou DG and Kinloch IA (2020). High-performance fluoroelastomer-graphene nanocomposites for advanced sealing applications. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 202, 108592-108592.  
30-11-2020
bullet iconPoulopoulou N, Guigo N, Sbirrazzuoli N, Papageorgiou DG, Bikiaris DN, Nikolaidis GN and Papageorgiou GZ (2020). Towards increased sustainability for aromatic polyesters: Poly(butylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate) and its blends with poly(butylene terephthalate). Polymer, Elsevier 
22-10-2020
bullet iconCataldi P, Papageorgiou DG, Pinter G, Kretinin AV, Sampson WW, Young RJ, Bissett M and Kinloch IA (2020). Graphene–Polyurethane Coatings for Deformable Conductors and Electromagnetic Interference Shielding. Advanced Electronic Materials, Wiley vol. 6 (9) 
16-08-2020
bullet iconCataldi P, Steiner P, Raine T, Lin K, Kocabas C, Young RJ, Bissett M, Kinloch IA and Papageorgiou DG (2020). Multifunctional Biocomposites Based on Polyhydroxyalkanoate and Graphene/Carbon Nanofiber Hybrids for Electrical and Thermal Applications. ACS Applied Polymer Materials, American Chemical Society 
20-07-2020
bullet iconTerzopoulou Z, Papadopoulos L, Zamboulis A, Papageorgiou DG, Papageorgiou GZ and Bikiaris DN (2020). Tuning the properties of furandicarboxylic acid-based polyesters with copolymerization: A review. Polymers, MDPI AG vol. 12 (6) 
26-05-2020
bullet iconLiu M, Li S, Kinloch IA, Young RJ and Papageorgiou DG (2020). Anisotropic swelling of elastomers filled with aligned 2D materials. 2D Materials vol. 7 (2) 
27-02-2020
bullet iconLiu M, Kinloch IA, Young RJ and Papageorgiou DG (2020). Realising biaxial reinforcement: Via orientation-induced anisotropic swelling in graphene-based elastomers. Nanoscale vol. 12 (5), 3377-3386.  
07-02-2020
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Li Z, Liu M, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2020). Mechanisms of mechanical reinforcement by graphene and carbon nanotubes in polymer nanocomposites. Nanoscale, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 12 (4), 2228-2267.  
01-01-2020
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Liu M, Li Z, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2020). Hybrid, graphene-reinforced poly(ether ether ketone) nanocomposites. 
01-01-2020
bullet iconLiu M, Papageorgiou DG, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2020). Multifunctional thermoplastic elastomer nanocomposites reinforced by graphene. 
01-01-2020

2019

bullet iconLiu M, Kinloch IA, Young RJ and Papageorgiou DG (2019). Modelling mechanical percolation in graphene-reinforced elastomer nanocomposites. Composites Part B Engineering, Elsevier vol. 178 
01-12-2019
bullet iconVallés C, Papageorgiou DG, Lin F, Li Z, Spencer BF, Young RJ and Kinloch IA (2019). PMMA-grafted graphene nanoplatelets to reinforce the mechanical and thermal properties of PMMA composites. Carbon, Elsevier vol. 157, 750-760.  
29-10-2019
bullet iconLi Z, Young RJ, Papageorgiou DG, Kinloch IA, Zhao X, Yang C and Hao S (2019). Interfacial stress transfer in strain engineered wrinkled and folded graphene. 2D Materials, IOP Publishing vol. 6 (4) 
30-07-2019
bullet iconZhao X, Papageorgiou DG, Zhu L, Ding F and Young RJ (2019). The strength of mechanically-exfoliated monolayer graphene deformed on a rigid polymer substrate. Nanoscale, Royal Society of Chemistry vol. 11 (30), 14339-14353.  
12-07-2019
bullet iconPoulopoulou N, Pipertzis A, Kasmi N, Bikiaris DN, Papageorgiou DG, Floudas G and Papageorgiou GZ (2019). Green polymeric materials: On the dynamic homogeneity and miscibility of furan-based polyester blends. Polymer, Elsevier vol. 174, 187-199.  
01-06-2019
bullet iconTerzopoulou Z, Tarani E, Kasmi N, Papadopoulos L, Chrissafis K, Papageorgiou DG, Papageorgiou GZ and Bikiaris DN (2019). Thermal Decomposition Kinetics and Mechanism of In-Situ Prepared Bio-based Poly(propylene 2,5-furan dicarboxylate)/Graphene Nanocomposites. Molecules, MDPI vol. 24 (9) 
02-05-2019
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Liu M, Li Z, Vallés C, Young RJ and Kinloch IA (2019). Hybrid poly(ether ether ketone) composites reinforced with a combination of carbon fibres and graphene nanoplatelets. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 175, 60-68.  
01-05-2019
bullet iconPoulopoulou N, Kasmi N, Siampani M, Terzopoulou ZN, Bikiaris DN, Achilias DS, Papageorgiou DG and Papageorgiou GZ (2019). Exploring Next-Generation Engineering Bioplastics: Poly(alkylene furanoate)/Poly(alkylene terephthalate) (PAF/PAT) Blends. Polymers (Basel), MDPI vol. 11 (3) 
23-03-2019
bullet iconKasmi N, Poulopoulou N, Terzopoulou Z, Papageorgiou DG, Bikiaris DN and Papageorgiou GZ (2019). Sustainable thermoplastics from renewable resources: Thermal behavior of poly(1,4-cyclohexane dimethylene 2,5-furandicarboxylate). European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 112, 1-14.  
01-03-2019
bullet iconZhao X, Papageorgiou DG, Zhu L, Ding F and Young RJ (2019). The strength of mechanically-exfoliated monolayer graphene deformed on a rigid polymer substrate. Nanoscale, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 11 (30), 14339-14353.  
01-01-2019

2018

bullet iconPapadopoulos L, Terzopoulou Z, Bikiaris DN, Patsiaoura D, Chrissafis K, Papageorgiou DG and Papageorgiou GZ (2018). Synthesis and Characterization of In-Situ-Prepared Nanocomposites Based on Poly(Propylene 2,5-Furan Dicarboxylate) and Aluminosilicate Clays. Polymers (Basel), MDPI vol. 10 (9) 
23-08-2018
bullet iconLiu M, Papageorgiou DG, Li S, Lin K, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2018). Micromechanics of reinforcement of a graphene-based thermoplastic elastomer nanocomposite. Composites Part A Applied Science and Manufacturing, Elsevier vol. 110, 84-92.  
01-07-2018
bullet iconMarsden AJ, Papageorgiou DG, Vallés C, Liscio A, Palermo V, Bissett MA, Young RJ and Kinloch IA (2018). Electrical percolation in graphene–polymer composites. 2D Materials, IOP Publishing vol. 5 (3) 
01-06-2018
bullet iconPoulopoulou N, Kasmi N, Bikiaris DN, Papageorgiou DG, Floudas G and Papageorgiou GZ (2018). Sustainable Polymers from Renewable Resources: Polymer Blends of Furan‐Based Polyesters. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, Wiley vol. 303 (8) 
27-05-2018
bullet iconTarani E, Papageorgiou DG, Valles C, Wurm A, Terzopoulou Z, Bikiaris DN, Schick C, Chrissafis K and Vourlias G (2018). Insights into crystallization and melting of high density polyethylene/graphene nanocomposites studied by fast scanning calorimetry. Polymer Testing, Elsevier vol. 67, 349-358.  
01-05-2018
bullet iconSilva R, Singh R, Sarker B, Papageorgiou DG, Juhasz-Bortuzzo JA, Roether JA, Cicha I, Kaschta J, Schubert DW, Chrissafis K, Detsch R and Boccaccini AR (2018). Hydrogel matrices based on elastin and alginate for tissue engineering applications. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, Elsevier vol. 114, 614-625.  
20-03-2018
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Terzopoulou Z, Fina A, Cuttica F, Papageorgiou GZ, Bikiaris DN, Chrissafis K, Young RJ and Kinloch IA (2018). Enhanced thermal and fire retardancy properties of polypropylene reinforced with a hybrid graphene/glass-fibre filler. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 156, 95-102.  
01-03-2018
bullet iconYoung RJ, Liu M, Kinloch IA, Li S, Zhao X, Vallés C and Papageorgiou DG (2018). The mechanics of reinforcement of polymers by graphene nanoplatelets. Composites Science and Technology, Elsevier vol. 154, 110-116.  
18-01-2018
bullet iconTerzopoulou Z, Papageorgiou DG, Papageorgiou GZ and Bikiaris DN (2018). Effect of surface functionalization of halloysite nanotubes on synthesis and thermal properties of poly(ε-caprolactone). Journal of Materials Science, Springer Nature vol. 53 (9), 6519-6541.  
16-01-2018
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Bikiaris DN and Papageorgiou GZ (2018). Synthesis and controlled crystallization of in situ prepared poly(butylene-2,6-naphthalate) nanocomposites. CrystEngComm, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 20 (25), 3590-3600.  
01-01-2018

2017

bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2017). Mechanical properties of graphene and graphene-based nanocomposites. Progress in Materials Science vol. 90, 75-127.  
01-10-2017
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ and Papageorgiou DG (2017). Solid-state structure and thermal characteristics of a sustainable biobased copolymer: Poly(butylene succinate-co-furanoate). Thermochimica Acta, Elsevier vol. 656, 112-122.  
01-10-2017
bullet iconTerzopoulou Z, Patsiaoura D, Papageorgiou DG, Pavlidou E, Chrissafis K, Tzounis L, Papageorgiou GZ and Bikiaris DN (2017). Effect of MWCNTs and their modification on crystallization and thermal degradation of poly(butylene naphthalate). Thermochimica Acta, Elsevier vol. 656, 59-69.  
01-10-2017
bullet iconQuiles-Díaz S, Enrique-Jimenez P, Papageorgiou DG, Ania F, Flores A, Kinloch IA, Gómez-Fatou MA, Young RJ and Salavagione HJ (2017). Influence of the chemical functionalization of graphene on the properties of polypropylene-based nanocomposites. Composites Part A Applied Science and Manufacturing, Elsevier vol. 100, 31-39.  
01-09-2017
bullet iconKonstantopoulou M, Terzopoulou Z, Nerantzaki M, Tsagkalias J, Achilias DS, Bikiaris DN, Exarhopoulos S, Papageorgiou DG and Papageorgiou GZ (2017). Poly(ethylene furanoate-co-ethylene terephthalate) biobased copolymers: Synthesis, thermal properties and cocrystallization behavior. European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 89, 349-366.  
01-04-2017
bullet iconLi Z, Papageorgiou DG and Young RJ (2017). Revealing the effect of crumpling on the reinforcement efficiency of graphene in composites. 
01-01-2017
bullet iconYoung RJ, Kinloch IA and Papageorgiou DG (2017). The mechanics of reinforcement in polymer-based nanocomposites. 
01-01-2017

2016

bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2016). Hybrid multifunctional graphene/glass-fibre polypropylene composites. Composites Science and Technology vol. 137, 44-51.  
12-12-2016
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Papageorgiou DG, Terzopoulou Z and Bikiaris DN (2016). Production of bio-based 2,5-furan dicarboxylate polyesters: Recent progress and critical aspects in their synthesis and thermal properties. European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 83, 202-229.  
01-10-2016
bullet iconSilva R, Singh R, Sarker B, Papageorgiou DG, Juhasz JA, Roether JA, Cicha I, Kaschta J, Schubert DW, Chrissafis K, Detsch R and Boccaccini AR (2016). Soft-matrices based on silk fibroin and alginate for tissue engineering. International Journal of Biological Macromolecules, Elsevier vol. 93 (Pt B), 1420-1431.  
06-05-2016
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Guigo N, Tsanaktsis V, Exarhopoulos S, Bikiaris DN, Sbirrazzuoli N and Papageorgiou GZ (2016). Fast Crystallization and Melting Behavior of a Long-Spaced Aliphatic Furandicarboxylate Biobased Polyester, Poly(dodecylene 2,5-furanoate). Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 55 (18), 5315-5326.  
29-04-2016
bullet iconTerzopoulou Z, Tsanaktsis V, Bikiaris DN, Exarhopoulos S, Papageorgiou DG and Papageorgiou GZ (2016). Biobased poly(ethylene furanoate- co -ethylene succinate) copolyesters: solid state structure, melting point depression and biodegradability. RSC Advances, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 6 (87), 84003-84015.  
01-01-2016
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Young RJ and Kinloch IA (2016). Additive effects in hybrid multifunctional graphene-glass fibre-polypropylene composites. 
01-01-2016

2015

bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Kinloch IA and Young RJ (2015). Graphene/elastomer nanocomposites. Carbon, Elsevier vol. 95, 460-484.  
01-12-2015
bullet iconTsanaktsis V, Papageorgiou DG, Exarhopoulos S, Bikiaris DN and Papageorgiou GZ (2015). Crystallization and Polymorphism of Poly(ethylene furanoate). Crystal Growth & Design, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 15 (11), 5505-5512.  
26-10-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Roumeli E, Terzopoulou Z, Tsanaktsis V, Chrissafis K and Bikiaris D (2015). Polycaprolactone/multi-wall carbon nanotube nanocomposites prepared by in situ ring opening polymerization: Decomposition profiling using thermogravimetric analysis and analytical pyrolysis–gas chromatography/mass spectrometry. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, Elsevier vol. 115, 125-131.  
01-09-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Guigo N, Tsanaktsis V, Papageorgiou DG, Exarhopoulos S, Sbirrazzuoli N and Bikiaris DN (2015). On the bio-based furanic polyesters: Synthesis and thermal behavior study of poly(octylene furanoate) using fast and temperature modulated scanning calorimetry. European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 68, 115-127.  
01-07-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K and Bikiaris DN (2015). β-Nucleated Polypropylene: Processing, Properties and Nanocomposites. Polymer Reviews, Taylor & Francis vol. 55 (4), 596-629.  
22-06-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Tsanaktsis V, Papageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K, Exarhopoulos S and Bikiaris DN (2015). Furan-based polyesters from renewable resources: Crystallization and thermal degradation behavior of poly(hexamethylene 2,5-furan-dicarboxylate). European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 67, 383-396.  
01-06-2015
bullet iconRoumeli E, Papageorgiou DG, Tsanaktsis V, Terzopoulou Z, Chrissafis K, Avgeropoulos A and Bikiaris DN (2015). Amino-Functionalized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes Lead to Successful Ring-Opening Polymerization of Poly(ε-caprolactone): Enhanced Interfacial Bonding and Optimized Mechanical Properties. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 7 (21), 11683-11694.  
20-05-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Filippousi M, Pavlidou E, Chrissafis K, Van Tendeloo G and Bikiaris D (2015). Effect of clay modification on structure–property relationships and thermal degradation kinetics of β-polypropylene/clay composite materials. Journal of Thermal Analysis and Calorimetry, Springer Nature vol. 122 (1), 393-406.  
30-04-2015
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Papageorgiou DG, Tsanaktsis V and Bikiaris DN (2015). Synthesis of the bio-based polyester poly(propylene 2,5-furan dicarboxylate). Comparison of thermal behavior and solid state structure with its terephthalate and naphthalate homologues. Polymer, Elsevier vol. 62, 28-38.  
01-04-2015
bullet iconTsanaktsis V, Vouvoudi E, Papageorgiou GZ, Papageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K and Bikiaris DN (2015). Thermal degradation kinetics and decomposition mechanism of polyesters based on 2,5-furandicarboxylic acid and low molecular weight aliphatic diols. Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, Elsevier vol. 112, 369-378.  
01-03-2015
bullet iconTsanaktsis V, Terzopoulou Z, Exarhopoulos S, Bikiaris DN, Achilias DS, Papageorgiou DG and Papageorgiou GZ (2015). Sustainable, eco-friendly polyesters synthesized from renewable resources: preparation and thermal characteristics of poly(dimethyl-propylene furanoate). Polymer Chemistry, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 6 (48), 8284-8296.  
01-01-2015
bullet iconTsanaktsis V, Bikiaris DN, Guigo N, Exarhopoulos S, Papageorgiou DG, Sbirrazzuoli N and Papageorgiou GZ (2015). Synthesis, properties and thermal behavior of poly(decylene-2,5-furanoate): a biobased polyester from 2,5-furan dicarboxylic acid. RSC Advances, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 5 (91), 74592-74604.  
01-01-2015

2014

bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Zhuravlev E, Papageorgiou GZ, Bikiaris D, Chrissafis K and Schick C (2014). Kinetics of nucleation and crystallization in poly(butylene succinate) nanocomposites. Polymer, Elsevier vol. 55 (26), 6725-6734.  
01-12-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Tsanaktsis V, Papageorgiou DG, Exarhopoulos S, Papageorgiou M and Bikiaris DN (2014). Evaluation of polyesters from renewable resources as alternatives to the current fossil-based polymers. Phase transitions of poly(butylene 2,5-furan-dicarboxylate). Polymer, Elsevier vol. 55 (16), 3846-3858.  
01-08-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Tzounis L, Papageorgiou GZ, Bikiaris DN and Chrissafis K (2014). β-nucleated propylene–ethylene random copolymer filled with multi-walled carbon nanotubes: Mechanical, thermal and rheological properties. Polymer, Elsevier vol. 55 (16), 3758-3769.  
01-08-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K, Pavlidou E, Deliyanni EA, Papageorgiou GZ, Terzopoulou Z and Bikiaris DN (2014). Effect of nanofiller’s size and shape on the solid state microstructure and thermal properties of poly(butylene succinate) nanocomposites. Thermochimica Acta, Elsevier vol. 590, 181-190.  
01-08-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Vourlias G, Bikiaris DN and Chrissafis K (2014). Effect of Silica Nanoparticles Modification on the Thermal, Structural, and Decomposition Properties of a β‐Nucleated Poly(propylene‐co‐ethylene) Matrix. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Wiley vol. 215 (9), 839-850.  
19-03-2014
bullet iconSilva R, Singh R, Sarker B, Papageorgiou DG, Juhasz JA, Roether JA, Cicha I, Kaschta J, Schubert DW, Chrissafis K, Detsch R and Boccaccini AR (2014). Hybrid hydrogels based on keratin and alginate for tissue engineering. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 2 (33), 5441-5451.  
01-01-2014
bullet iconSarker B, Papageorgiou DG, Silva R, Zehnder T, Gul-E-Noor F, Bertmer M, Kaschta J, Chrissafis K, Detsch R and Boccaccini AR (2014). Fabrication of alginate–gelatin crosslinked hydrogel microcapsules and evaluation of the microstructure and physico-chemical properties. Journal of Materials Chemistry B, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 2 (11), 1470-1482.  
01-01-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Roumeli E, Chrissafis K, Lioutas C, Triantafyllidis K, Bikiaris D and Boccaccini AR (2014). Thermal degradation kinetics and decomposition mechanism of PBSu nanocomposites with silica-nanotubes and strontium hydroxyapatite nanorods. Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC) vol. 16 (10), 4830-4842.  
01-01-2014
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Karandrea E, Giliopoulos D, Papageorgiou DG, Ladavos A, Katerinopoulou A, Achilias DS, Triantafyllidis KS and Bikiaris DN (2014). Effect of clay structure and type of organomodifier on the thermal properties of poly(ethylene terephthalate) based nanocomposites. Thermochimica Acta, Elsevier vol. 576, 84-96.  
01-01-2014

2013

bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Papageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K, Bikiaris D, Will J, Hoppe A, Roether JA and Boccaccini AR (2013). Crystallization and Melting Behavior of Poly(Butylene Succinate) Nanocomposites Containing Silica-Nanotubes and Strontium Hydroxyapatite Nanorods. Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 53 (2), 678-692.  
19-12-2013
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Vourlias G, Bikiaris DN and Chrissafis K (2013). Synergistic Effect of Functionalized Silica Nanoparticles and a β‐Nucleating Agent for the Improvement of the Mechanical Properties of a Propylene/Ethylene Random Copolymer. Macromolecular Materials and Engineering, Wiley vol. 299 (6), 707-721.  
24-11-2013
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Papageorgiou GZ, Zhuravlev E, Bikiaris D, Schick C and Chrissafis K (2013). Competitive Crystallization of a Propylene/Ethylene Random Copolymer Filled with a β‑Nucleating Agent and Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes. Conventional and Ultrafast DSC Study. The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, American Chemical Society (ACS) vol. 117 (47), 14875-14884.  
18-11-2013
bullet iconPapageorgiou GZ, Nerantzaki M, Grigoriadou I, Papageorgiou DG, Chrissafis K and Bikiaris D (2013). Isotactic Polypropylene/Multi‐Walled Carbon Nanotube Nanocomposites: The Effect of Modification of MWCNTs on Mechanical Properties and Melt Crystallization. Macromolecular Chemistry and Physics, Wiley vol. 214 (21), 2415-2431.  
18-09-2013
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Papageorgiou GZ, Bikiaris DN and Chrissafis K (2013). Crystallization and melting of propylene–ethylene random copolymers. Homogeneous nucleation and β-nucleating agents. European Polymer Journal, Elsevier vol. 49 (6), 1577-1590.  
01-06-2013

2012

bullet iconPapageorgiou DG, Bikiaris DN and Chrissafis K (2012). Effect of crystalline structure of polypropylene random copolymers on mechanical properties and thermal degradation kinetics. Thermochimica Acta, Elsevier vol. 543, 288-294.  
01-09-2012
bullet iconPapageorgiou DG and Bakoglidis K (2012). Use of nanomaterials for the improvement of various industrial and biomedical applications. A review. Journal of Environmental Protection and Ecology vol. 13 (2), 593-602.  
30-07-2012

Grants of specific relevance to the Centre for Sustainable Engineering

solid heart iconGrants of specific relevance to the Centre for Sustainable Engineering
bullet iconMaterial, process and development of a novel composite, layered, plastic-free leather alternative derived from waste brewery grain
Dimitrios Papageorgiou
£184,150 Innovate UK (01-10-2023 - 30-09-2025)
bullet iconDSTL Transient Electronics call RQ0000013836 PDRA & supervision cost
Dimitrios Papageorgiou and Oliver Fenwick
£134,831 Defence Science and Technology Lab.-GOV UK (02-05-2023 - 30-06-2024)