“The process of scientific discovery is, in effect, a continual flight from wonder.”

- Albert Einstein -

Journal Publications


Mountris, K.A., Bourantas, G.C., Millán, D., Joldes, G.R., Miller, K., Pueyo, E., and Wittek, A., 2019. Cell-based maximum entropy approximants for three-dimensional domains: Application in large strain elastodynamics using the meshless total Lagrangian explicit dynamics method. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering, pp.1-15.


Joldes, G., Bourantas, G., Zwick, B., Chowdhury, H., Wittek, A., Agrawal, S., Mountris, K., Hyde, D., Warfield, S.K., and Miller, K., 2019. Suite of meshless for accurate computation of soft tissue deformation for surgical simulation. Medical Image Analysis, 56, pp.152-171.


Jaouen, V., Bert, J., Mountris, K.A., Boussion, N., Schick, U., Pradier, O., Valeri, A. and Visvikis, D., 2019. Prostate Volume Segmentation in TRUS using Hybrid Edge-Bhattacharyya Active Surfaces. IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering, 66(4), pp.920-933.


Mountris, K.A., Visvikis, D. and Bert, J., 2019. DVH-Based Inverse Planning Using Monte Carlo Dosimetry for LDR Prostate Brachytherapy. International Journal of Radiation Oncology* Biology* Physics, 103(2), pp.503-510.


Papadimitroulas, P., Kostou, T., Chatzipapas, K., Visvikis, D., Mountris, K.A., Jaouen, V., Katsanos, K., Diamantopoulos, A., Apostolopoulos, D., Balomenos, A. and Kopsinis, Y., 2018. A review on personalized pediatric dosimetry applications using advanced computational tools. IEEE Transactions on Radiation and Plasma Medical Sciences.


Bourantas, G.C., Mountris, K.A., Loukopoulos, V.C., Lavier, L., Joldes, G.R., Wittek, A. and Miller, K., 2018. Strong-form approach to elasticity: Hybrid finite difference-meshless collocation method (FDMCM). Applied Mathematical Modelling, 57, pp.316-338.


Mountris, K.A., Bert, J., Noailly, J., Aguilera, A.R., Valeri, A., Pradier, O., Schick, U., Promayon, E., Ballester, M.G., Troccaz, J. and Visvikis, D., 2017. Modeling the impact of prostate edema on LDR brachytherapy: a Monte Carlo dosimetry study based on a 3D biphasic finite element biomechanical model. Physics in Medicine & Biology, 62(6), p.2087.

Invited Presentations


Celotto, C., Sánchez, C., Mountris, K.A., Laguna, P., and Pueyo, E., 2020. SK Channel Block and Adrenergic Stimulation Counteract Acetylcholine-Induced Arrhythmogenic Effects in Human Atria. 42nd Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine & Biology Society (EMBC).



Mountris, K.A., Bert, J. and Visvikis, D., 2018. Edema adapted treatment plan in LDR prostate brachytherapy: beyond common inverse treatment planning. European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology (ESTRO).


Mountris, K.A., Bert, J. and Visvikis, D., 2018. LDR prostate brachytherapy inverse planning including dose-volume relation and tissue heterogeneity. European Society for Radiotherapy & Oncology (ESTRO).


Mountris, K.A., Bert, J., Boussion, N., Valeri, A., Schick, U. and Visvikis, D., 2017, October. ORACLE: A DVH-based inverse planning system for LDR prostate brachytherapy using MC dosimetry. In International Conference on Monte Carlo Techniques for Medical Applications.


Mountris, K.A., Bert, J., Boussion, N., Valeri, A., Schick, U. and Visvikis, D., 2017, November. DVH-based optimization of LDR prostate brachytherapy using GPU-accelerated MC dosimetry. In SURGETICA.


Mountris, K.A., Bert, J. and Visvikis, D., 2016, October. Prostate brachytherapy optimization using GPU accelerated simulated annealing and Monte Carlo dose simulation. In 2016 IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium, Medical Imaging Conference and Room-Temperature Semiconductor Detector Workshop (NSS/MIC/RTSD) (pp. 1-2). IEEE.


Mountris, K., Autret, A., Papadimitroulas, P., Loudos, G., Visvikis, D. and Nikiforidis, G., 2014. Optimization of Image-based Dosimetry in Y90 Radioembolization: a Monte Carlo approach using the GATE simulation toolkit. Physica Medica, (30), p.e47.