Emmanouil Bouzakis

Bio


Dr.-Ing. Emmanouil Bouzakis
Assistant Professor
Department of Engineering

GUtech, PO Box 1816, Athaibah PC 130, Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. Room: 330B
+968 2206 1129 (office)

emmanouil.bouzakis@gutech.edu.om

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Short biogaphy:

Emmanouil Bouzakis holds a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (five-year) (2002) from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece and a PhD degree (Dr.-Ing.) (2008) from RWTH Aachen University, Germany. He worked as a scientific assistant at the Laboratory for Machine Tools and Production Engineering (WZL) of RWTH Aachen University, where he coordinated research projects in the field of gear cutting technology. His postdoctoral research at the Fraunhofer Project Center for Coatings in Manufacturing PCCM focused on the evaluation of strength and fatigue properties of coated cutting tools. Full CV

Education
  • PhD , Gear Manufacturing, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, RWTH Aachen University, Germany, 2008.
  • Diploma , Mechanical Engineering, School of Mechanical Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, 2002.
Teaching
  • Engineering Drawing
  • Project Work
  • Introduction to Mechanical Engineering
  • Machine Design I, II
  • Production Technology
  • Simulation Techniques
Research

Research Areas

  • Manufacturing Engineering
  • Advanched Materials
  • Hard-to-Machine Materials
  • Gear Manufacturing
  • Coatings for Cutting Tools

Research Projects

Publications

Peer Reviewed Journals
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Kotsanis, T., Charalampous, P., Bouzakis, E., Breidenstein, B., Bergmann, B., Denkena, B. (2017). Effect of PVD film’s residual stresses on their mechanical properties, brittleness, adhesion and cutting performance of coated tools. CIRP Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology , 18 , 145–151.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Denkena, B., Breidenstein, B., Aurich, J. C., Zimmermann, M., Herrmann, T., M’Saoubi, R. (2017). Effect of HM substrates’ cutting edge roundness manufactured by laser machining and micro-blasting on the coated tools’ cutting performance. CIRP Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology , 18 , 188–197.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Kotsanis, T., Charalampous, P. (2017). A critical review of characteristic techniques for improving the cutting performance of coated tools. Journal of Machine Engineering , 17 (2) , 25–44.
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Bouzakis, E., Lemmer, O. (2016). Effect of structure and residual stresses of diamond coated cemented carbide tools on the film adhesion and developed wear mechanisms in milling. CIRP Annals - Manufacturing Technology , 65 (1) , 101–104.
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Kotsanis, T., Charalampous, P., Bouzakis, E., Lemmer, O., Bolz, S. (2016). Film thickness effect on mechanical properties and milling performance of nano-structured multilayer PVD coated tools. Surface & Coatings Technology , 307 , 452–460.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Tasoulas, D., Kombogiannis, S., Lemmer, O. (2015). Effect of the interface fatigue strength of NCD coated hardmetal inserts on their cutting performance in milling. Diamond and Related Materials , 59 , 80–89.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Tasoulas, D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Kombogiannis, S., Lemmer, O. (2015). Explanation of the wear behaviour of NCD coated carbide tools facilitated by appropriate methods for assessing the coating adhesion deterioration at elevated temperatures. Tribology in Industry , 37 (3) , 309–319.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Bouzakis, E., Kombogiannis, S., Makrimallakis, S., Skordaris, G., Michailidis, N., Charalampous, P., Paraskevopoulou, R., M'Saoubi, R., Aurich, J.C., Barthelmä, F., Biermann, D., Denkena, B., Dimitrov, D., Engin, S., Karpuschewski, B., Klocke, F., Özel, T., Poulachon, G., Rech, J., Schulze, V., Settineri, L., Srivastava, A., Wegener, K., Uhlmann, E., Zeman, P. (2014). Effect of cutting edge preparation of coated tools on their performance in milling various materials. CIRP Journal of Manufacturing Science and Technology , 7 (3) , 264–273.
  • Bouzakis, E., Bouzakis, K.-D., Skordaris, G., Charalampous, P., Kombogiannis, S., Lemmer, O. (2014). Fatigue strength of diamond coating-substrate interface assessed by inclined impact tests at ambient and elevated temperatures. Diamond and Related Materials , 50 , 77–85.
Conference Papers
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Tasoulas, D., Kombogiannis, S., Lemmer, O. (2017). Effect of the interface fatigue strength of NCD coated hardmetal inserts on their cutting performance in milling, in Proceedings of 13th International Conference “THE-A Coatings” in Manufacturing Engineering (pp. 113–128), Thessaloniki, Greece, 5-6 October, 2017.
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Bouzakis, E., Bejjani, R. (2017). Effect of PVD coating’s mechanical properties and adhesion on the milling performance of coated cemented carbide inserts, in Proceedings of 13th International Conference “THE-A Coatings” in Manufacturing Engineering (pp. 91–102), Thessaloniki, Greece, 5-6 October, 2017.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E., Denkena, B., Breidenstein, B., Aurich, J. C., Zimmermann, M., Herrmann, T., M’Saoubi, R. (2017). Effect of HM substrates’ cutting edge roundness manufactured by laser machining and micro-blasting on the coated tools’ cutting performance, in Proceedings of 13th International Conference “THE-A Coatings” in Manufacturing Engineering (pp. 3–19), Thessaloniki, Greece, 5-6 October, 2017.
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Kotsanis, T., Charalampous, P., Bouzakis, E., Lemmer, O., Bolz, S. (2017). Film thickness effect on mechanical properties and milling performance of nano-structured multilayer PVD coated tools, in Proceedings of 13th International Conference “THE-A Coatings” in Manufacturing Engineering (pp. 63–80), Thessaloniki, Greece, 5-6 October, 2017.
  • Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Kotsanis, T., Bouzakis, E., Lemmer, O. (2017). Effect of structure and residual stresses of diamond coated cemented carbide tools on the film adhesion and developed wear mechanisms in milling, in Proceedings of 13th International Conference “THE-A Coatings” in Manufacturing Engineering (pp. 139–146), Thessaloniki, Greece, 5-6 October, 2017.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Charalampous, P., Bouzakis, E., Kotsanis, T., Skodaris, G., Michailidis, N., Klocke, F., Bergs, T., Ottersbach, M., Busch, M. (2016). Correlation between the wear behavior of coated cemented carbide tools and coating’s properties assessed by nanoindentations, nano- and micro-impact tests, in Proceedings of 12th International Conference THE”A” Coatings (pp. 69–77), Hannover, Germany, 31 March – 1 April 2016. Hannover: Hannover Centre for Production Technology (PZH) of the Leibniz Universität.
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Bouzakis, E., Kotsanis, T., Charalampous, P., Skordaris, G. (2016). Innovative Verfahren zur Charakterisierung von beschichteten HM-Werkzeugen für eine gezielte Steigerung der Zerspanleistung beim Fräsen verschiedener Werkstoffe, in Proceedings of 35. Hagener Symposium Pulvermetallurgie mit Fachausstellung, Zerspanung von und mit pulvermetallurgischen Werkstoffen, Hagen, Germany, 24–25 November 2016. Hagen: Fachverband Pulvermetallurgie e.V. (FPM).
Other Articles
  • Bouzakis, K.-D., Michailidis, N., Skordaris, G., Bouzakis, E. (2014). Coated Tools, In Luc Laperriѐre, Gunther Reinhart (Eds.), CIRP Encyclopedia of Production Engineering (pp. 208-219), Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag GmbH.
Published Books
  • Bouzakis, E. (2008). Steigerung der Leistungsfähigkeit PVD-beschichteter Hartmetallwerkzeuge durch Strahlbehandlung, Aachen: Apprimus Verlag.
Patents
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Consultancy
Trainings taken
  • PSΙcontrol SCADA for Oil & Gas / PSΙ Software AG, Business Unit Oil & Gas, 04/09/2017 – 08/09/2017, Berlin, Germany.
  • PSIcontrol / PSI Software AG, Business Unit PSI Energy EE, 28/08/2017 – 01/09/2017, Aschaffenburg, Germany.
Awards
Awards
Participation in competitions
  • Shell Eco-marathon is a unique competition that challenges students around the world to design, build and drive the most energy-efficient car. With three annual events in Asia, Americas and Europe, student teams take to the track to see who goes further on the least amount of fuel.

  • Shell Eco-marathon is a unique competition that challenges students around the world to design, build and drive the most energy-efficient car. With three annual events in Asia, Americas and Europe, student teams take to the track to see who goes further on the least amount of fuel.