Kalosakas George

His research focuses in:

  • Statistical and dynamical properties of base-pair thermal openings in double stranded DNA. Connection of physical properties with biological function
  • Energy or charge transfer, electronic properties, and intrinsic localized modes, in small chemical molecules, biomolecules and nonlinear lattices
  • Modeling drug release
  • Modeling of biological systems and biomolecular networks
  • Low-dimensional condensed matter, nonlinear, and complex systems
  • Mechanical, dynamical, and thermal properties of graphene and other 2d materials

Representative publications:

  • E. N. Koukaras, G. Kalosakas, C. Galiotis, and K. Papagelis, Phonon properties of graphene derived from molecular dynamics simulations, Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 12923
  • A. Hadjitheodorou and G. Kalosakas, Analytical and numerical study of diffusion-controlled drug release from composite spherical matrices, Materials Science and Engineering C 42 (2014) 681
  • G. Kalosakas and E. Spanou, Distance dependence of hole transfer rates from G radical cations to GGG traps in DNA, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 15 (2013) 15339
  • G. Kalosakas, N. N. Lathiotakis, C. Galiotis, and K. Papagelis, In-plane force fields and elastic properties of graphene, Journal of Applied Physics 113 (2013) 134307
  • L. G. D. Hawke, G. Kalosakas, and C. Simserides, Electronic parameters for charge transfer along DNA, European Physical Journal E 32 (2010) 291
  • S. Ares and G. Kalosakas, Distribution of bubble lengths in DNA, Nano Letters 7 (2007) 307
  • C. H. Choi, G. Kalosakas, K. O. Rasmussen, M. Hiromura, A. R. Bishop, and A. Usheva, DNA dynamically directs its own transcription initiation, Nucleic Acids Research 32 (2004) 1584
  • G. Kalosakas, A. R. Bishop, and A. P. Shreve, Nonlinear disorder model for Raman profiles in naturally abundant PtCl, Physical Review B 66 (2002) 094303
  • G. Kalosakas, K. O. Rasmussen, and A. R. Bishop, Delocalizing transition of Bose-Einstein condensates in optical lattices, Physical Review Letters 89 (2002) 030402
  • G. Kalosakas, S. Aubry, and G. P. Tsironis, Polaron solutions and normal-mode analysis in the semiclassical Holstein model, Physical Review B 58 (1998) 3094


Contact Details

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