Emmanouil Varitis


Emmanouil Varitis



Assistant Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering



University of Western Macedonia

Polytechnic School Campus

Department of Mechanical Engineering

Active Urban Planning Zone (ZEP), Kozani

50100 Kozani




Contact Data

email: evaritis@uowm.gr


2009 PhD in Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping

2004 Mechanical Engineer




Laboratory for Biomaterials and Computational Mechanics.  http://bcm.mech.uowm.gr/


Curriculum Vitae

Emmanouil Varitis was born in 1980 in Thessaloniki. Dr. Emmanouil Varitis is mechanical Engineer with doctoral thesis in Reverse Engineering and Rapid Prototyping. He joined the Technical University of Western Macedonia in 2010 as research assistant and since 2017 serves as associate Professor at the department of Mechanical Engineer of the University of Western Macedonia. He has participated in more than 10 funded research projects and has published more than 20 papers in international journals and conferences. His research interest includes CAD/CAM, design automation, additive manufacturing.



Course Catalogue

Machine Elements I

Machine Elements II


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Ahuja, S., Moideen, A.N., Dudhniwala, A.G., Karatsis, E., Papadakis, L., Varitis, E. (2020) Lumbar stability following graded unilateral and bilateral facetectomy: A finite element model study. Clinical Biomechanics 75,105011

Varitis, E., Rinos, K., Kostis, N. (2020) Model-based definition capabilities and its impact on industrial productivity, 7th International Conference of Manufacturing and Material Engineering, Volume 318

Varitis, E. (2016) A Reverse Engineering method for 3d parametric modeling of geometries based on processing of laser scanning data and a sweep technique. IOP Conference Series: Materials Science and Engineering 161(1),012047

K.-D. Bouzakis a, D. Pantermalis b, I.Mirisidis a, M. Grigoriadou a, E. Varitis a, A. Sakellaridou a, A. Bouzaki a, K. Efstathiou a, S. Theodoridou c, A. Papacharisi c, E. Diamanti. (2016): 3D-laser scanning of the Parthenon west frieze blocks and their digital assembly based on extracted characteristic geometrical details. Journal of Arcaheological Science: Report 6  94-108

Mansour G., Mitsi S., Bouzakis K.-D., Sagris D., Varitis E. (2010): Developed hybrid genetic algorithm for optimizing reverse engineering methods, International Journal of Modern Manufacturing Technologies 2 43-48