in this article you can find a complete list of our publications in journals, as well as conferences and workshops.


Complete list of articles published in journals:


A. Serpetsidaki, N. K. Verma, G.-A. Tselentis, N. Martakis, K. Polychronopoulou, and P. Petrou, "Seismotectonics of Lower Assam, Northeast India, Using the Data of a Dense Microseismic Network".  Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America , Vol. 103, No.5, October 2013. View pdf

A.Serpetsidaki, G‐Akis Tselentis, N. Martakis and E. Sokos, “Seismicity and Seismotectonics Study in Southwestern Albania Using a Local Dense Seismic Network”. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America ,October 2012, 102:2090-2097. View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis, Efthimios Sokos, Nikos Martakis, and Anna Serpetsidaki , “Seismicity and Seismotectonics in Epirus, Western Greece: Results from a Microearthquake Survey”. Bulletin of the Seismological Society of America, Vol. 96, No. 5, pp. 1706–1717, October 2006. View pdf

First Break:

Κ. Polychronopoulou, A. Lois, N. Martakis, S. Chevrot, M. Sylvander, J. Diaz, A. Villaseñor, Calassou, M. Collin, E. Masini, A. Bitri and L. Stehly, "Broad-band, short-period or geophone nodes? Quality assessment of Passive Seismic signals acquired during the Maupasacq experiment.", First Break, Vol 36, No 4, April 2018. View pdf

D. Giannopoulos, C. Orfanos, K. Leontarakis, A. Lois and N. Martakis ," 3D shear wave velocity structure delineation using ambient noise automatic analysis", First Break, Vol 35, No 4, April 2017. View pdf

C. Orfanos, K. Leontarakis, A.Lois, K. Polychronopoulou and N. Martakis, "Automatic passive seismic data processing with no prior information: the contribution of Surface Wave Tomography",First Break, Vol 34, No 7, July 2016. View pdf

N. Martakis, K. Polychronopoulou and G.A. Tselentis, "Passive seismic tomography: a passive concept actively evolving",First Break, Vol 30, No 7, July 2012. View pdf

S. Kapotas, G.A. Tselentis and N. Martakis, “Case study in NW Greece of passive seismic tomography: a new tool for hydrocarbon exploration”, First Brake, Vol 21, No 12, December 2003. View pdf

Geophysical Prospecting:

Katerina Polychronopoulou, Athanasios Lois  and Deyan Draganov, " Body-wave passive seismic interferometry revisited: mining exploration using the body waves of local microearthquakes", Geophysical Prospecting, 2019,1-22.View article

G.-Akis Tselentis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos  and Nikos Martakis, “Intrinsic Qp seismic attenuation from the rise time of microearthquakes: a local scale application at Rio-Antirrio, Western Greece” , Geophysical Prospecting, 2010, 58, 845–85. View pdf

J. Zahradnik, E. Sokos, G.-A. Tselentis  and N. Martakis, “Non-double-couple mechanism of moderate earthquakes near Zakynthos,  Greece, April 2006; explanation in terms of complexity”. Geophysical Prospecting, 2007, 55, 1–16. View pdf

Nikos Martakis, Sotiris Kapotas and G-Akis Tselentis,”Section II – Rhodes Workshop 2004 Integrated passive seismic acquisition and methodology. Case Studies “.Geophysical Prospecting, 2006, 54, 829–847. View pdf


Athanasios Lois, Efthimios Sokos, Nikolaos Martakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, and G-Akis Tselentis, “A new automatic S-onset detection technique: Application in local earthquake data”. Geophysics, Vol. 78, No.1 (January-February 2013). View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis, Nikolaos Martakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, Athanasios Lois and Efthimios Sokos, “Strategy for automated analysis of passive microseismic data based on S-transform, Otsu’s thresholding, and higher order statistics”. Geophysics, Vol. 77, No.6 (November –December 2012). View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis, Nikolaos Martakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, and Athanasios Lois, “Case History High-resolution passive seismic tomography for 3D velocity, Poisson’s ratio m, and P-wave quality QP in the Delvina hydrocarbon field, southern Albania”. Geophysics, Vol.76, No3. (May – June 2011) P. B89–B112. View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis, Anna Serpetsidaki, Nikolaos Martakis, Efthimios Sokos, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, and Sotirios Kapotas, “ Case History Local high-resolution passive seismic tomography and Kohonen neural networks — Application at the Rio-Antirrio Strait, central Greece”.Geophysics, Vol.72, No4. (July – August 2007). View pdf

Geophysical Journal International

Dimitrios Giannopoulos, Diane Rivet, Efthimios Sokos, Anne Deschamps, Aurelien Mordret, Helene Lyon-Caen, Pascal Bernard, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos and G-Akis Tselentis, "Ambient noise tomography of the western Corinth Rift, Greece"  , Geophysical Journal International, 211, July 2017, P. 284-299. View pdf


Complete list of articles presented in conferences and/or workshops:


Rohit Sinha, Nikos Martakis, Akis Tselentis and Paris Paraskevopoulos, “ Results of a Preliminary Test Investigation on the Applicability of Passive Seismic Tomography in VC Block -Assam, India”. The 2nd South Asain Geoscience Conference and Exhibition,GEOIndia2011, 12-14th Jan,2011,Gearter Noida,New Delhi,India. View pdf

Nikos Martakis, Akis Tselentis and Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos , “High Resolution Passive Seismic Tomography- a NEW Exploration Tool for Hydrocarbon Investigation, Recent Results from a Successful Case History in Albania”, The 2nd South Asian Geoscience Conference and Exhibition, GEOIndia 2011, 12-14th Jan 2011, Gearter Noida, New Delhi, India. View pdf


K.Polychronopoulou, C. Orfanos, N Martakis & D. Draganov," Preliminary Results of an integrated Passive Seismic Survey at the Gerolekas Bauxite", Near Surface Geoscience Conference & Exhibition 2019, The Hague, Netherlands, 8-12 September 2019. View pdf

K. Polychronopoulou, Chr. Orfanos, K. Leontarakis, D. Giannopoulos, A. Lois N. Martakis," Integration of Passive Seismic Methodologies and its application on the MAUPASACQ Dataset",7th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic ,Krakow, Poland, 26-29 March 2018. View pdf

K. Polychronopoulou and N. Martakis, "Getting the Most Out of Passive Seismic Tomography: The Case of the Delvina Gas Field Exploration Project", 6th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, Muscat, Oman, 31 January - 3 February 2016. View pdf

A. Lois, K. Leontarakis, N. Martakis, K. Polychronopoulou and P. Petrou, "From Location to Stress Tensor Estimation: Automatically vs Manually Analyzed Data", 6th EAGE Workshop on Passive Seismic, Muscat, Oman, 31 January - 3 February 2016. View pdf

N. Martakis, K. Polychronopoulou , A. Serpetsidaki (University of Patras Seismological Laboratory) and  G.A. Tselentis, “Passive Seismic Tomography Resolution Improvement and Its Contribution to Hydrocarbon Exploration & Production”.  75th EAGE Conference & Exhibition incorporating SPE EUROPEC 2013 London, UK, 10-13 June 2013. View pdf

G.A. Tselentis  A. Lois, P. Paraskevopoulos, E. Sokos and N. Martakis “Integrated P, S-phase Picking and Pulse Width Determination. Application on Surface Seismic Network during Acid Fracing,”, Fourth Passive Seismic Workshop,  Optimizing Development of Unconventional Reservoirs , 17-20 March 2013, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. View pdf

G-A. Tselentis, P. Paraskevopoulos, A. Lois  and N. Martakis, “Higher Order Statistics Based Pickers' Evaluation, Using Data from a Micrsoseismic Network”. Third Passive Seismic Workshop – Actively Passive , 27-30 March 2011, Athens, Greece. View pdf

G.A. Tselentis, P. Paraskevopoulos , N. Martakis , A. Serpetsidaki and  E. Sokos , ”Seismic Attenuation Assessment in Passive Seismic Investigations Using Pulse Width Analysis and Considering Source Effects”,  Workshop on Passive Seismic Limassol, Cyprus, 22-25 March 2009. View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis, Nikos Martakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos and Sotiris Kapotas, “Evaporite mapping using high resolution passive seismic tomography and Kohonen neural networks”, EAGE 69th Conference & Exhibition — London, UK, 11 - 14 June 2007. View pdf

S. Kapotas, N. Martakis and A. Tselentis , “The Place of Passive Seismic in E & P , Passive Seismic: Exploration and Monitoring Applications”. Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 10 - 13 December 2006. View pdf

Sotiris Kapotas, G-Akis Tselentis, Nikos Martakis, “Passive Seismic: a Conventional Exploration tool? “. EAGE 67th Conference & Exhibition — Madrid, Spain, 13 - 16 June 2005. View pdf

Nikos Martakis, Sotiris Kapotas, G-Akis Tselentis, “ Passive Seismic Acquisition, Methodology & Operational overlook”. EAGE Fall Research Workshop on Advances in Seismic Acquisition Technology, Rhodes, Greece, 19 - 23 September 2004. View pdf

N. Martakis, A. Tselentis, S. Kapotasand E. Karageorgi, ” Passive Seismic Tomography a complementary geophysical method: successful case study. EAGE 65th Conference & Exhibition — Stavanger, Norway, 2 - 5 June 2003. View pdf


K. Polychronopoulou, A. Lois, N. Martakis , S. Calassou & D. Draganov , " Earthquake-based passive seismic exploration techniques ", SEG International Exposition and 89th Annual Meeting, San Antonio, Texas, 15-20 September 2019. View pdf 

Konstantinos Leontarakis, Athanasios Lois, Apostolos Pantazopoulos and Katerina Polychronopoulou,“A comprehensive methodology for automated analysis of seismic records and its contribution to a Passive Seismic Tomography survey in Delvina, SW Albania”, SEG International Exposition and 85th Annual Meeting, New Orleans, Louisiana, 18 - 23 October 2015. View pdf

Athanasios Lois, Konstantinos Leontarakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, Nikolaos Martakis, Katerina Polychronopoulou and G-Akis Tselentis,  “An integrated processing tool for microseismic data analysis”. SEG International Exposition and 84th Annual Meeting, Denver, Colorado, 26 - 31 October 2014. View pdf

R. Sanjay, N. Martakis, G.A. Tselentis and P.  Paraskevopoulos, “Imaging a Hydrocarbon Field in SE Albania Using Seismic Interferometry and Passive Seismic Tomography, GEO-2012, 10th Middle East Geosciences Conference and Exhibition, 4-7 March 2012, Manama, Bahrain. View pdf

G-Akis Tselentis , Nikolaos Martakis, Paraskevas Paraskevopoulos, Athanasios Lois and Efthimios Sokos , “A method for microseismic event detection and P-phase picking”. SEG San Antonio 2011 Annual Meeting. View pdf

Sotiris Kapotas Gerassimos Tselentis, Nick Martakis , “The leap to passive seismic imaging, is it time?”.   SEG Int'l Exposition and 74th Annual Meeting , Denver, Colorado ,  10-15 October 2004. View pdf


Giannopoulos, D., A. Lois, K. Leontarakis, K. Polychronopoulou, N. Martakis, S. Calassou, M. Collin, S. Chevrot, M. Sylvander, A. Villaseñor, J. Diaz and A. Bitri: The MAUPASACQ experiment: Preliminary results of a noise-based Rayleigh wave analysis of the Mauleon Basin in western Pyrenees, France. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 21, EGU2019- 12707. View pdf

Lois, A., D. Giannopoulos, K. Polychronopoulou and N. Martakis: Seismic signals identification following a non strict hypothesis testing scenario; Implementation on synthetic and real data. Geophysical Research Abstracts, Vol. 21, EGU2019-12729. View pdf

M. Sylvander, S. Chevrot, K. Polychronopoulou, N. Martakis , J. Díaz, M. Ruiz, A. Villaseñor, M. Collin, S. Calassou & A. Bitri, " Spatio-temporal behavior of an extremely focused seismicity swarm during the Maupasacq experiment (Pyrenean foreland, France)", EGU General Assembly 2019, Abstract 8926. View pdf

M. Neukirch, A. García-Jerez, A. Villaseñor, L. Stehly, P. Boué, S. Chevrot ,M. Sylvander, J. Díaz , M. Ruiz , F. Luzón, M. Collin, S. Calassou, K. Polychronopoulou, N.Martakis & A. Bitri, " Shallow Vs Structure of the Mauleon Basin (Western Pyrenees) by Joint Inversion of Horizontal-to-Vertical Spectral Ratios and RayleighWave Group Velocities from the large-N Maupasacq Experiment", EGU General Assembly 2019, Abstract 9116. View pdf

S. Chevrot, M. Sylvander, J. Diaz, A. Villaseñor, S. Calassou, E. Masini, M. Collin & N. Martakis, " The deep architecture of the Pyrenees: An overview of the results coming from a decade of passive imaging studies", EGU General Assembly 2019, Abstract 9740. View pdf

A. Villaseñor, S. Chevrot , M. Sylvander, K. Polychronopoulou , N. Martakis, M. Collin, S. Calassou, J. Díaz, M. Ruiz , L. Stehly, P. Boué & A. Bitri, " Crustal architecture of the Mauléon Basin (Western Pyrenees) from high resolution local earthquake tomography using the large-N Maupasacq experiment", EGU General Assembly 2019, Abstract 10657. View pdf

S. Chevrot, M. Sylvander, J. Diaz, A. Villaseñor, N. Martakis, K. Polychonopoulou, P. L’Excellent, M. Colin, E. Masini, S. Calassou, S. Beller, R. Martin, L. Stehly, P. Boué, B. Bouin & A. Bitri, The large-N and large-T Maupasacq experiment - A very dense seismic network to image the deep architecture of the western Pyrenees”, EGU General Assembly 2018, Abstract 11926. View pdf

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