Assistant Professor

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Undergraduate Courses
Coastal Engineering – Coastal Protection Works
Wave mechanics and Offshore Structures
Maritime Hydraulics and Harbour Engineering

Graduate Courses

Αλληλεπίδραση ρευστών-κατασκευών – Υπεράκτιες Κατασκευές

Office Hours
Monday and Thursday 12-2 p.m.



Civil Engineer, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece (2001)
MSc in Hydraulic Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece (2002)
Ph.D., Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Imperial College, London, UK (2007)

Recent Publications
Tsoukala V.K., Katsardi V.,Hadjibiros K., Moutzouris C.I., 2015, Beach Erosion and Consequential Impacts Due to the Presence of Harbours in Sandy Beaches in Greece and Cyprus, Environmental Processes, 2(1), 55-71.
Belibassakis, K.A., Tsoukala, V.K., Katsardi V., 2014, Three dimensional wave diffraction in the vicinity of openings in coastal structures, Applied Ocean Research, 45, 40-54.
Katsardi V., de Lutio L., Swan C., 2013, An experimental study of large waves in intermediate and shallow water depths. Part I: Wave height and crest height statistics, Coastal Engineering, 73, 43-57.
Bateman, W.J.D., Katsardi, V., & Swan, C., 2011, Realistic descriptions of extreme ocean waves; the application of recent advances in wave modelling, Applied Ocean Research, Vol.34, 209-224.
Katsardi V., Swan C., 2010, On the Description of Large Shallow Water Waves. Part I:  Uni-Directional Seas, Royal Society, Series A, 467, 778-805.