# Refereed Conference Papers

- J. M. Kluger, A. Slocum, T. P. Sapsis,
**A First-Order Dynamics and Cost Comparison of Wave Energy Converters Combined with Floating Wind Turbines**,*Proceedings of the Twenty-seventh (2017) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference, San Francisco*(6-2017). - T. Sapsis, M. Mohamad,
**Probabilistic quantification of extreme events in complex systems**,*9th European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Budapest, Hungary*(6-2017). - T. Sapsis, M. Mohamad, H. Joo,
**Extreme response mitigation of stochastically forced nonlinear structures**,*9th European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Budapest, Hungary*(6-2017). - V. Belenky, K. Weems, K. Spyrou, V. Pipiras, T. Sapsis,
**Modeling Broaching-to and Capsizing with Extreme Value Theory**,*Proceedings of the 16th International Ship Stability Workshop, Belgrade, Serbia*(6-2017). - V. Belenky, D. Glozter, V. Pipiras, T. P. Sapsis,
**On the tail of nonlinear roll motions**,*Proceedings of the 15th International Ship Stability Workshop, 13-15 June 2016, Stockholm, Sweden*(6-2016). - J. M. Kluger, T. P. Sapsis, A. H. Slocum,
**A Reduced-Order, Statistical Linearization Approach for Estimating Nonlinear Floating Wind Turbine Response Statistics**,*Proceedings of the Twenty-sixth (2016) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference*(6-2016). - M. Mohamad, T. P. Sapsis,
**Probabilistic response of Mathieu equation excited by correlated parametric excitation**,*Proceedings of STAB2015 - 12th International Conference on the Stability of Ships and Ocean Vehicles*(6-2015). - H. K. Joo, T. P. Sapsis,
**Closure Schemes for Nonlinear Bi-stable Systems subjected to Correlated Noise - Applications to Energy Harvesting from Water Waves**,*Proceedings of the Twenty-fifth (2015) International Ocean and Polar Engineering Conference*(6-2015). - M. Mohamad, T. P. Sapsis,
**Analytical approximation of the heavy-tail structure for intermittently unstable complex modes**,*Proceedings of the Dynamic Data Driven environmental System Science Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts*(11-2014). - W. Cousins, T. P. Sapsis,
**Reduced order probabilistic prediction of rogue waves in 1D envelope equations**,*Proceedings of the Dynamic Data Driven environmental System Science Conference, Cambridge, Massachusetts*(11-2014). - H. K. Joo, T. P. Sapsis,
**Performance barriers for single-degree-of-freedom energy harvesters under generic stochastic excitation**,*Proceedings of the ASME 2014 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference, IDETC/CIE 2014*,*Invited for MSNDC-11-1 Nonlinear Energy Transfers and Harvesting, Buffalo, New York,*(8-2014). - W. Cousins, T. P. Sapsis,
**Quantification and prediction of intermittent events in nonlinear dispersive waves**,*8th European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Invited for MS-3 Computational Methods, Vienna, Austria,*(7-2014). - H. K. Joo, T. P. Sapsis,
**Performance measures for SDOF energy harvesters under stochastic excitation,***8th European Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Invited for MS-15 Energy Transfer and Harvesting in Nonlinear Systems, Vienna, Austria,*(7-2014). - T. Sapsis, A. Vakakis, and L. Bergman,
**Targeted energy transfer between dynamical components due to essential nonlinearities**,*Proceedings of ICOSSAR 2013: 11th International Conference on Structural Safety and Reliability, Columbia University, New York,*(6-2013). - T. Sapsis, A. Vakakis, and L. Bergman,
**Effect of stochasticity on targeted energy transfer from a linear medium to a strongly nonlinear attachment**,*7th EUROMECH Conference ENOC, Rome, Italy,*(7-2011). - T. Sapsis, and P. Lermusiaux,
**Dynamically orthogonal field equations for stochastic fluid flows**,*7th EUROMECH Conference ENOC, Rome, Italy,*(7-2011). - T. Sapsis, and P. Lermusiaux,
**Dynamically orthogonal field equations for stochastic continuous media**,*Proceedings of USNCTAM 2010: 16th US National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Penn State University,*(6-2010). - T. Sapsis, A. Vakakis, and L. Bergman,
**Effect of stochasticity on targeted energy transfer from a linear medium to a strongly nonlinear attachment**,*Proceedings of USNCTAM 2010: 16th US National Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Penn State University,*(6-2010). - T. Sapsis, S. Koloutsou-Vakakis, M. Rood, B. Kim, and M. Kemme,
**Fugitive Dust Dispersion Using LIDAR Measurements and a Stochastic Lagrangian Model**, in*Air & Waste Management Association's Annual Conference and Exhibition, Calgary, AB,*(6-2010). - T. Sapsis and A. Vakakis,
**Targeted energy transfer in general linear waveguides: A unified integro-differential equation formulation with applications**,*Euromech Colloquium 503: Nonlinear Normal Modes, Dimension Reduction & Localization, Frascati, Italy,*(9-2009). - T. Sapsis and A. Vakakis,
**Targeted energy transfer in general linear waveguides: A unified integro-differential equation formulation with applications**,*SICON CF: Nonlinear Dynamics, Stability, Identification and Control, University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’, Italy,*(9-2009). - T. Sapsis and G. Haller,
**Clustering of inertial particles in 3D steady flows**,*Proceedings of the 2nd Chaotic Modelling and Simulation Conference (Chaos), Chania, Greece,*(6-2009). - T. Sapsis and P. Lermusiaux,
**Reduced order evolution equations for stochastic fluid flows**,*Proceedings of the 2nd Chaotic Modelling and Simulation Conference (Chaos), Chania, Greece,*(6-2009). - T. Sapsis, A.F. Vakakis, O.V. Gendelman, L.A. Bergman, G. Kerschen, D.D. Quinn,
**Efficiency of Targeted Energy Transfers in Coupled Nonlinear Oscillators Associated with 1:1 Resonance Captures**,*Proceedings of the Society of Engineering Science, 45th Annual Technical Meeting, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois,*(10-2008). - T. Sapsis, D. D. Quinn, O. Gendelman, A. Vakakis, L. Bergman, and G. Kerschen,
**Applying L. Manevitch’s Complexification – Averaging method to analyze conditions for optimal Targeted Energy Transfer in coupled oscillators with essential stiffness nonlinearity**.*Proceedings of the International Conference on Nonlinear Phenomena in Polymer Solids and Low-dimensional Systems, Moscow, Russia,*(7-2008). - T. Sapsis, D. D. Quinn, O. Gendelman, A. Vakakis, L. Bergman, and G. Kerschen,
**Efficient Targeted Energy Transfer in nonlinear oscillators.***Proceedings of the 6th EUROMECH Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Saint Petersburg, Russia,*(7-2008). - T. Sapsis, and G. Haller,
**Inertial particles motion in geophysical fluid flows.***Proceedings of the 6th EUROMECH Nonlinear Dynamics Conference, Saint Petersburg, Russia,*(7-2008). - T. Sapsis, and G. Athanassoulis,
**New partial differential equations governing the joint response-excitation, probability distributions of nonlinear systems, under general stochastic excitation**.*Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Computational Stochastic Mechanics (CSM-5), Rhodes, Greece,*(6-2006).