ARISTOTLE UNIVERSITY OF THESSALONIKI
 FACULTY OF ENGINEERING
SCHOOL OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Laboratory of Machine Elements and Machine Design

  

  







PROFILE

 

The Laboratory of Machine Elements and Machine Design (LMEMD) belongs to the Design and Structures Department of the School of Mechanical Engineering of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.

It was founded in 1973 as Chair of Machine Elements. In 2002 it was assigned its current legal status and it was included in the Design and Structures Department.

The educational activities of the Laboratory of Machine Elements & Machine Design include many courses to the students of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. Courses include tribology, machine elements, strength of materials and others. 

The research activities cover the fields of engineering design, EHL, tribology, strength analysis and fatigue testing of machine elements as well as complete machines

The Laboratory of Machine Elements & Machine Design was headed by Prof. Dr. Ing. Robert Grekoussis until his recces in 1992. Prof. Dr. Ing. Georgios Athanassiadis took over and directed the Laboratory until he died in 2007. Since then, head of the Laboratory is Prof. Dr. Ing. Athanassios Mihailidis.

 

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