Eleftheria Papadimitriou

Professor of Seismology
Geophysics Department
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
E-mail: ritsa@geo.auth.gr

Fields of interest:

Long-term earthquake prediction in the broader area of Greece on the basis of seismicity and probabilistic models

Studies of seismic sequences

Seismotectonics of the broader area of Greece

Fault plane solutions and stress patterns

Source parameters by synthetic seismograms

Time dependent seismicity by the application of the Time Predictable Model

Fractal analysis of the global seismicity and the seismicity of the broader area of Greece

Stress evolution by the use of Coulomb Failure Function changes

Statistical seismology

Seismic hazard assessment

 

Recent publications:

A.A. Adamaki, G.M. Tsaklidis, E.E. Papadimitriou and V.G. Karakostas:
Evidence for induced seismicity following the 2001 Skyros mainshock,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece, Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 1984-1993.

A.C. Astiopoulos, E.E. Papadimitriou, V.G. Karakostas, D. Gospodinov and G.N. Drakatos:
Seismicity changes detection during the seismic sequences evolution as evidence of stress changes,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece, Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 1994-2003.

V.G. Karakostas and E. E Papadimitriou:
Fault complexity associated with the 14 August 2003 Mw6.2 Lefkada, Greece, aftershock sequence,
Acta Geophys., Vol. 58, No. 5, (2010), pp. 838-854, doi: 10.2478/s11600-010-0009-6.

V.G. Karakostas, E.E. Papadimitriou, Ch.K. Karamanos, and D.A. Kemenztetzidou:
Microseismicity and seismotectonic properties of the Lefkada–Kefalonia seismic zone,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece,Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2053-2063.

V.G. Karakostas, E.E. Papadimitriou, M.D. Tranos and C.B. Papazachos:
Active seismotectonic structures in the area of Chios Island, North Aegean Sea, revealed from microseismicity and fault plane solutions,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece, Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2064-2074.

Ch.K. Karamanos, V.G. Karakostas, L. Seeber, E.E. Papadimitriou and A.A. Kilias:
Recent seismic activity in central Greece revealing local seismotectonic properties,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece,Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2075-2083.

K.M. Leptokaropoulos, E.E. Papadimitriou, B. Orlecka-Sikora and, V.G. Karakostas:
Seismicity rate changes in association with time dependent stress transfer in the region of Northern Aegean Sea, Greece,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece,Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2093-2103.

P.M. Paradisopoulou, E.E. Papadimitriou, V.G. Karakostas, S. Lasocki, J. Mirek and A.A. Kilias:
Influence of stress transfer in probability estimates of M > 6.5 earthquakes in Greece and surrounding areas,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece,Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2114-2124.

P.M. Paradisopoulou, E.E. Papadimitriou, V.G. Karakostas, T. Taymaz, A. Kilias and S. Yolsal:
Seismic hazard evaluation in western Turkey as revealed by stress transfer and time-dependent probability calculations,
Pure Appl. Geophys., Vol. 167, No. 8-9, (2010), pp. 1013-1048, doi:10.1007/s00024-010-0085-1.

D.A. Rhoades, E. E. Papadimitriou, V.G. Karakostas, R. Console and M. Murru:
Correlation of static stress changes and earthquake occurrence in the North Aegean Region,
Pure Appl. Geophys., Vol. 167, No. 8-9, (2010), pp. 1049-1066, doi:10.1007/s00024-010-0092-2.

I. Votsi, N. Limnios, G. Tsaklidis and E. Papadimitriou:
Semi–Markov models for seismic hazard assessment in certain areas of Greece,
Bull. Geol. Soc. Greece,Vol. 43, (2010), pp. 2200-2209.