Dr. Christos Vozikis

Research Assosiate, Ph.D.

Tel: +30 31 99 5383, Fax: +30 31 99 5384, e-mail: chriss@astro.auth.gr

Curriculum Vitae


1987, Diploma in Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
1994, Ph.D. in Physics (Astronomy, Astrophysics), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Advanced Schools Participation

a) Observational Astronomy / Galactic Dynamics, European Astrophysics Doctoral Network, Les Houches, France, 1988
b) Computational Hydrodynamics / Stellar Evolution, European Astrophysics Doctoral Network, Ponte Lima, Portugal, 1989
c) Galactic dynamics / N-body simulations, European Astrophysics Doctoral Network, Thessaloniki, Greece, 1993, (Member of the Local Organizing Committee)
d) The formation of galaxies, V Canary Islands Winder School, I.A.C., Tenerife, Spain, 1993
e) 21st I.A.U. I.S.Y.A., Cairo University and Kotamia Observatory, Cairo, Egypt, 1994

Participation in International research projects

"Order and Chaos in Conservative Dynamical Systems", EEC - Human Capital and Mobility, ERBCHRX - CT93 - 0330. (Greece-France-Italy-Germany-Belgium)


Refereed Journals

  1. "Orbital characteristics of Dynamical Models of Elliptical Galaxies", N. Caranicolas, Ch. Vozikis, 1986, Celestial Mechanics, 39, 85
  2. "Chaos in a quartic potential", N. Caranicolas, Ch. Vozikis , 1987, Celestial Mechanics, 40, 35
  3. "Stochastic stellar orbits in a pair of interacting galaxies", Ch. Vozikis, N. Caranicolas, 1992, Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy, 13, 319
  4. "Spiral structure formed in a pair of interacting galaxies", Ch. Vozikis, N. Caranicolas, 1993, Journal of Astrophysics and Astronomy, 14, 19
  5. "Evolution of spiral structure in an interacting triple galactic system. I. M31 type galactic systems", Ch. Vozikis , N. Caranicolas, 1994, Astronomy and Astrophysics, 288, 448
  6. "Trajectory diffusion in phase space for a model Hamiltonian of 3 degrees of freedom", 1995, H. Varvoglis, Ch. Vozikis, (in preparation)

Conference Proceedings and Special Volumes

  1. "Families of periodic orbits in a model of Interacting galaxies", N. Caranicolas, Ch. Vozikis , in Long-Term Dynamical Behavior of Natural and Artificial N-Body Systems , ed A.E. Roy, Kluwer Academic Publishers, p. 297
  2. "Regular motion and Stochastic components in a binary galaxy", Ch. Vozikis, N. Caranicolas, 1992, in Proceedings of the First Panhellenic Astronomical Meeting, Athens, p. 441
  3. "Dynamical phemonena in interacting galaxies" (in greek), N. Caranicolas, Ch. Vozikis, 1994, in a special volume on the occasion of the 50th anniversary of the Laboratory of Astronomy of the Aristotle Univ. of Thessaloniki.

Books and Lecture Notes

  1. "Dynamic Data Structures, Pointers, Stacks, Queues and Trees", Ch. Vozikis, K. Mylonas, A. Oikonomidis, 1993, Lecture Notes, LCPC school of Computer Science.
  2. "Introduction to Computers", Ch. Vozikis, 1994, Lecture Notes, Cosmos-Dimitrelis Institute of Professional Preparation

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