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Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Manolis Veveakis earned a Ph.D. in 2010 from the Department of Mechanics of the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. Before joining Duke University, he was a Senior Lecturer at UNSW's School of Petroleum Engineering since 2014 and a Research Scientist in CSIRO's Division of Earth Sciences and Resource Engineering before that. Veveakis holds a Diploma (BSc+MEng) in Applied Mathematics and Physics (MEng in Materials Engineering), an MSc in Applied Mechanics and a PhD in Geomechanics.
Appointments and Affiliations
- Associate Professor in the Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
- Associate Professor in the Thomas Lord Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
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- Ph.D. National Technical University of Athens (Greece), 2010
Theoretical and applied mechanics, Geomechanics, Irreversible Thermodynamics. Emphasis on the multiphysical modelling of plasticity of solids, solid-fluid interactions, friction laws and rheology of geomaterials
- CEE 302L: Introduction to Soil Mechanics
- CEE 493: Research Independent Study in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- CEE 494: Research Independent Study in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- CEE 520: Continuum Mechanics
- CEE 690: Advanced Topics in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- CEE 691: Independent Study: Advanced Topics in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- CEE 692: Independent Study: Advanced Topics in Civil and Environmental Engineering
- CEE 702: Graduate Colloquium
- CEE 780: Internship
- EGR 201L: Mechanics of Solids
In the News
- Taking a Landslide’s Temperature to Avert Catastrophe (Jun 25, 2020 | Pratt School of Engineering)
- Observing the Unobservable: Models Predict the Mechanical Origins of Earthquakes (Jan 17, 2020 | Pratt School of Engineering)
- Poulet, T; Cier, RJ; Rojas, S; Veveakis, M; Calo, VM, Finite Element Continuation Analysis for Cnoidal Waves in Solids (2023), pp. 24-30 [10.1007/978-3-031-22213-9_3] [abs].
- Sac-Morane, A; Rattez, H; Veveakis, M, Discrete Element Modeling of a fault reveals that viscous rolling relaxation controls friction weakening (2022) [10.1002/essoar.10508662.1] [abs].
- Sari, M; Alevizos, S; Poulet, T; Veveakis, M, Thermo-poro-mechanics of chemically active faults -enriching Anderson's theory of faulting in sedimentary rocks (2021) [10.1002/essoar.10508616.1] [abs].
- Rattez, H; Disidoro, F; Sulem, J; Veveakis, M, Influence of dissolution on long-term frictional properties of carbonate fault gouge, Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment, vol 26 (2021) [10.1016/j.gete.2021.100234] [abs].
- Veveakis, M; Poulet, T, A note on the instability and pattern formation of shrinkage cracks in viscoplastic soils, Geomechanics for Energy and the Environment, vol 25 (2021) [10.1016/j.gete.2020.100198] [abs].