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Director of the laboratory: Dimitrios G. Karalis, Assistant Professor   
Office: Laboratories Building (Ground Floor)    
Tel: (+30) 210 45 81 655      
e-mail: karalisdimitris[at]hna[dot]gr

The Marine Materials Laboratory focuses on the following scientific areas:

  • Science, Technology and Strength of Welded Structures, Welding Metallurgy
  • Computational Welding Mechanics
  • Welding of Metals using Concentrated Solar Energy
  • Failure Analysis of Metallic Structures
  • Failure and Fatigue Monitoring Systems for Metallic Structures


Marine Materials Quality Policy


Increasing the efficiency of Computational Welding Mechanics by combining Solid and Shell Elements, D.G. Karalis, Materials Today Communications 22 (2020) 100836