Publications

Book chapters

“Serious Games to Support Agile and Lean Methodologies”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, T. Jesmin, Springer book, under publication 2019

“Environmental Education through EnvKids Didactical Framework and ICT Tools”, H. Tsalapatas, R. Alimisi, O.Heidmann, Chapter 9, Learning with Mobile Technologies, HAndheld Devices, and Smart Phones, Innovative Methods, Editor Zhongyu (Joan ) Lu, Information Science Reference, IGI Global, 2012

“A Serious Game for Digital Skill Building Among Individuals at Rick, Promoting Employability and Social Inclusion”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, E. Houstis, Serious Games, Interaction, and Simulation (ICST), Springer series, Revised Selected Papers, 6th International Conference, SGAMES 2016.

Publications in scientific conferences with review

Active learning in engineering education: experiences in Asia and Europe, H. Tsalapatas, C. Vaz de Carvalho, O. Heidmann, C. Taka, S. S. Salim, A. A. Bakar, R. J. Yusof, T. R. Bajracharya, S. R. Shakya, EduLearn Conference, July 6-7, 2020.

Design thinking for sustainability education in K12, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, C. Katsimendes, S. Panagiotopoulos, C. Taka, EduLearn Conference, July 6-7, 2020.

Programming for girls: a game-based approach that deploys design thinking principles, O. Heidmann, C. Katsimendes, S. Panagiotopoulos, H. Tsalapatas, EduLearn Conference, July 6-7, 2020.

“A game-based, active learning approach for building 21st century skills in engineering and economics higher education”, EduLearn Conference, Majorca, Spain, July 6-7, 2020, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, C. Katsimendes, S. Panagiotopoulos, C. Taka, C. Vaz de Carvalho, T. Jesmin, J. Terasmaa, M. Caeiro Rodriguez, L. Tolstrup Sørensen.

“Work-in-progress: soft-skills development for higher education engineering and economic students using HERA collaborative serious games”, IEEE Global Engineering Education Conference (EDUCON), Porto, Portugal, April 27-30, 2020, Manuel Rodriguez Caeiro, Carlos Vaz de Carvalho, Janos Terasmaa, Lene Torstop, Triinu Jesmin, Hariklia Tsalapatas, Olivier Heidmann.

“Digital Design Thinking Services for Facilitating Innovation in Business and Society”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, OEB 2019 Conference, November 27-28, 2019, Berlin Germany

“Teaching Design Thinking through Gamified Learning”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, K. Pata, C. Vaz de Carvalho, M. Bauters, S. Panagiotopoulos, C. Katsimendes, C. Taka, E. Houstis, CSEDU 2019 Conference, May 2-4, Heraklion, Crete

Active Problem-Based Learning for Engineering Higher Education, H. Tsalapatas, C. Vaz de Carvalho, O. Heidmann, E. Houstis CSEDU 2019 Conference, Heraklion, Crete, Greece, May 2-5, 2019

Serious games for promoting agile and lean industrial practices to higher education”, H. Tsalapats, O. Heidmann, D. Stylla, S. Kourias, E. Houstis, INTED 2017 conference, Valencia, Spain, on March 7 and 8, 2017

“Agile practices through serious games in higher education”,  H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, E. Houstis, EduLearn 2017 conference, held in Barcelona, Spain, on July 3-5, 2017

“A serious game for digital skill building among individuals at risk, promoting employability and social inclusion”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, E. Houstis, GAMES 2016 Conference, Porto, Portugal, June 16-17, 2016

“Serious games for building work related digital skills among secondary education learners”, H. Tsalapatas, presentation at OEB 2017 conference, Berlin, Germany, December 6-7, 2017. Followed by a presentation at a panel titled “Game-based learning and games in the classroom” at the same conference

“Serious games fostering multilingualism in early childhood education”, presentation at OEB 2016 conference, Berlin, Germany, November 30 – December 2, 2016

“Serious games as learning tools for building basic skills in school education”, presentation at Computation and Information Science and Engineering Conference, held in Portaria, Greece, June 21-24, 2016

“Community- based learning approaches for Early and Continuous Interventions for Preventing ESL”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, D. Koutsaftikis E. Houstis, FOE 2014 Conference, Florence, Italy, 12-13 Ιουνίου, 2014, ISBN code: 978-88-6292-499-3

“Addressing Early School Leaving through Social Networking Supportive Communities and Activities that Foster Parent Involvement in School Community”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, D. Koutsaftikis, E. Houstis, EduLearn 2014 Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 7-9 Ιουλίου, 2014

“Social networks and digital communities on preventing ESL”, H. Tsalapatas, EDUCA Online 2014, Berlin, Germany, 2-4 Δεκεμβρίου 2014

“Technology in Education”, E. Houstis, H. Tsalapatas, invited keynote speech at the Panhellenic Conference for ICT Teachers, Βόλος, 28 Μαρτίου, 2014

“A Holistic, Inclusive Learning Intervention for Preventing Early School Leaving and Fostering Family, School and Community Involvement”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, D. Koutsaftikis, E. Houstis, INTED 2015 Conference, Madrid, Spain, 2-4 March 2015

“Οι πρακτικές LINC για την ενδυνάμωση των δεσμών μεταξύ σχολείου και οικογένειας και στην πρόληψη της σχολικής διαρροής”, Τσαλαπάτα Χ., Αλιμήση Ρ., Heidmann O., Κουτσαυτίκης, Δ., 8ο Συνέδριο για την Αξιοποίηση των ΤΠΕ στη Διδακτική Πράξη 28-30 Ιουνίου 2015

“A Gamified Community for Fostering Learning Engagement towards Preventing Early School Leaving”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, D. Koutsaftikis, S. Tsalapatas, E. Houstis, SGAMES Conference, Italy |September 16-17, 2015

“Programming games for logical thinking”, H. Tsalapatas, EAI Endorsed Transactions on Serious Games 13(1): e4, ISSN-2034-8800, Volume 1, March 2013

“Evaluando el uso de juegos de programación para el desarrollo temprano de aptitudes de pensamiento analítico”, H. Tsalapatas, Novatica, Revists de la Asociacion de Tecnicos de Informatica, Issue 230, October-November 2014, pp. 39-45

“Evaluating the Use of Programming Games for Building Early Analytical Thinking Skills”, H. Tsalapatas

“Developing analytical thinking capacity through serious games and programming”, H. Tsalapatas, Educa On-line Conference, Berlin, Germany, November 28-30, 2012

“Game-based learning towards building early analytical thinking skills through visual programming”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, S. Tsalapatas, C. Florou, E. Houstis, EduLearn Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 2-4 Ιουλίου, 2012

“Supporting primary school students in developing analytical and computational skills through the cMinds learning suite”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, S. Tsalapatas, C. Florou, E. Houstis, INTED Conference, Valencia, Spain, March 5-7, 2012

“Programming concepts as a means for fostering analytical thinking in primary school students”, Tsalapatas, H., Heidmann, O., Alimisi, R., Tsalapatas, S., Florou, C., Houstis, E., EduLearn Conference, Barcelona, Spain, 4-7 Ιουλίου, 2011

“Visual programming towards the development of early analytical and critical thinking”, Tsalapatas, H., Heidmann, O., Tsalapatas, S., Alimisi, R., Florou, C., Houstis, E., Future of Education Conference, Florence, Italy, 16-17 Ιουνίου, 2011

“A serious game- based approach for situated learning of vehicular languages addressing work needs and cultural aspects”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R.  Alimisi, E. Houstis, INTED 2013 Conference, Valencia, Spain, 4-6 Μαρτίου, 2013

“English Language Learning through Innovative ICT Solutions that promote Enculturation and Role-playing”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, E. Houstis, Future of Education Conference, Florence, Italy, 13-14 Ιουλίου, 2013

“Serious Gaming towards Culturally Oriented Language Skill Development addressing Work Needs”, Tsalapatas, H., Heidmann, O., Alimisi, R., Houstis, E. (2013), ECGBL Conference to be held in Porto, Portugal, 3-4 Οκτωβρίου, 2013

“siLang: Serious Games for Situated Learning of Vehicular Languages addressing Work Needs”, Tsalapatas, H., Heidmann, O., Alimisi, R., Houstis, E. (2013), project presentation at the LINQ Conference, Rome, Italy, 16-17 Μαΐου, 2013

“Serious Game Design for Vehicular Language Learning Addressing Work Needs”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, S. Tsalapatas, S. Kourias, M. Sillaots, B. Hourmat, M. Tramonti, S. Oie, E. Houstis, GALA 2013 Conference, Paris, France, 23-25 Οκτωβρίου, 2013

“Game-based, Situated Learning of Vehicular Languages addressing Work Needs”, H. Tsalapatas, EDUCA On-line 2013, 3-4 Δεκεμβρίου, 2013

Houstis, E., Tsalapatas, H. (2014), Technology in Education, Houstis E., Tsalapatas H., invited keynote speech at the Panhellenic Conference for ICT teachers, Volos, Greece, 28 Μαρτίου, 2014

“Open-Ended Virtual Experiments towards Early Environmental Skill Development”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, S. Tsalapatas, E. Houstis, Future of Education Conference, Florence Italy, 16-17 Ιουλίου 2011

“Environmental Education through EnvKids Didactical Frameworks and ICT Tools”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, E. Houstis, CELMA 2011 Conference, Lake District UK, Μάιος 2011

“Εικονικά Πειράματα για Συνεργατική και Διερευνητική Μάθηση στην Πρωτοβάθμια Περιβαλλοντική Εκπαίδευση”, Χ. Τσαλαπάτα, O. Heidmann, Ρ. Αλιμήση, Σ. Τσαλαπάτας, Ε. Χούστης, 6ο Συνέδριο για την Τεχνολογία στην Εκπαίδευση, Σύρος, 4-7 Μαΐου 2011

“Virtual Experimentation towards the Development of Early Environmental Sustainability Skills”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, M. Mogli, CELDA 2010 Conference, Timisoara, Romania, 14-17 Οκτωβρίου 2010

“Virtual Experimentation towards Explorative and Collaborative Environmental Education”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, R. Alimisi, S. Tsalapatas, E. Houstis, Europrix Academic Network Conference, Graz, Austria, 11-13 Νοεμβρίου 2010

“My Home, my Town, my Planet: Virtual Exploration in Primary Education”, O. Heidmann, H. Tsalapatas, presented at Educa On-line 2010 Conference, Berlin, Germany, December 1-3, 2010

“On-line SME Workplace Training Solutions for Outsourced Production Processes”, H. Tsalapatas, J.B. Stav, E. Engh, EDUCA On-line, Berlin, Germany, November 2007

“Collaborative Online Training Methods in Global Production Flow”, E. Engh, J.B. Stav, H. Tsalapatas, ECEL 2007, Copenhagen, Denmark, October 2007

“Methodologies, Accreditation, and Training in Outsourced Production Processes and Global Production Flow”, H. Tsalapatas, J. B. Stav, E. Engh, ELSIN 2007, Doublin, Ireland, June 2007

“Know-how Transfer Methodologies within Outsourced Production Processes and Global Production Flow”, H. Tsalapatas, O. Heidmann, S. Tsalapatas, M. Karagentsidou, accepted at MIBES 2007, Meteora, Greece, September 2007

“New Training Models for Inclusion of High Quality Video within Welding Practices Country”, J. B. Stav, E. Engh, H. Tsalapatas, eStream Conference, Patras, Greece, 14-16 Ioyn;ioy, 2006

“Rainforest Conservation: Carbon Emissions Markets and Avoided Deforestation”, K. Conrad, M. Eberle, J. Hill, H. Tsalapatas, MBA Thesis, Columbia University, June 2005

“Design of an Independent European Knowledgebase for Deployment of Visual Communication into Distance Learning”, J.B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas, ICMTL 2005, Μάρτιος 2005, Palermo, Italy

“Dissemination of Visual Collaboration Tools Into Distance Education: A European Information Base Solution”, J.B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas, Virtual Multi Conference on Computer Science and Information Systems, MCCSIS 2005, April 2005

“A European Knowledgebase Framework for Deployment of Real Time AV-Communication in Distance Teaching”, J.B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas, iCITA 2005, Sydney, Australia, Ιούλιος 2005

“A European Knowledge Base Framework for Deployment of Audio-Video Communication Services into Engineering Education”, J. B. Stav, H. Tsalapatas, IACEE Conference, Vienna Austria, 19-21 Απριλίου 2006

“An Ontology Driven European Knowledgebase Approach Deploying Real Time Telecommunication Services into Distance Learning Environments”, J.B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas, IADAT-tcn2005, September 2005, Portsmouth, UK

“Lessons Learnt from Telecommunication Providers Lacking Knowledge of Effective Technology Enhanced Distance Education Solutions”, J.B. Stav, R. Bergh and H. Tsalapatas, IADAT-tcn2005, September 2005, Portsmouth, UK

“Learning Object Farms and Learning Design in Science Education”, J.B. Stav, T.M. Thorseth, M. Meletiou-Mavrotheris, H. Tsalapatas, ECEL 2005, October 2005, Amsterdam, Netherlands

“System Design of Scientific eLearning Management Services”, J. B. Stav, H. Tsalapatas, T. M. Thorseth and C. Kalantzis., Ed Media Conference, Lugano, Switzerland, May 2004

“Open, Federated Educational Content Management Middleware for the Support of Distributed Teaching”, H. Tsalapatas, J.B. Stav, C. Kalantzis. “Electronic Journal for eLearning  (EJEL)”, June 2004

“Open, Dynamic Content and eLearning Management Infrastructure for Engineering and Natural Sciences”, J. B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas., Electronic Journal for eLearning (EJEL), June 2004

“NS-eCMS: A Content and Learning Management Infrastructure for Distance Education of Natural Sciences”, J. B. Stav, H. Tsalapatas, ECEL Conference, Glasgow UK, November 6-7 2003

“eCMS: eLearning Content Management Middleware”. Authors: H. Tsalapatas, J.B. Stav, P. Brna, C. Kalantzis, ECEL, 2nd European Conference on eLearning, Γλασκόβη, December 2003

“eCMS: eLearning Content Management Middleware”, J.B. Stav and H. Tsalapatas. Πρακτικά συνεδρίου “ECEL 2003: 2nd European Conference on eLearning”, Γλασκόβη, November 6-7, 2003

“eCMS: Towards a Federated Repository of European Educational Content”, H. Tsalapatas, J.B. Stav, P. Brna, C. Kalantzis, S. Tsalapatas, m-ICTE, International Conference for Information and Communication Technology in Education, Badajoz, Ισπανία, December 4-5, 2003

“Open Learning Management Services for Distributed Teaching in Natural Sciences”, poster, J.B. Stav and Hariklia Tsalapatas, Badajoz, Ισπανία, December 4-5, 2003

“A Federated Digital Library for Universities’ Grey-Literature: Practical Issues and a “Transient” Analysis”, C. Nikolaou, G. Georgakopoulos, H. Tsalapatas, Technical Report University of Crete, March 2000

“Ontology Driven Integration of Scientific Repositories”, V. Christophides, C. Houstis, S. Lalis, H. Tsalapata.  Πρακτικά συνεδρίου “4th Workshop on Next Generation Information Technologies and Systems (NGITS ’99)”, Zikhron-Yaakov, Ισραήλ, 5-7 Ιουλίου 1999.  Springer book “Next Generation Information Technologies and Systems”, ISBN 0302-9743 (Print) 1611-3349 (Online)

“THETIS: an Environmental Information System for the Support of Coastal Zone Management”. Authors: H. Tsalapata, C. Houstis, S. Lalis.   TERENA-NORDUnet Networking Conference 1999, LUND, Sweden, June 7-10, 1999

“THETIS: an Environmental Information System for the Support of Coastal Zone Management”. Authors: C. Houstis, S. Lalis, H. Tsalapata,  “IT Applied to Natural Resources Management”, Petra, Jordan, May 29 – June 1 1999

“Interprocedural Array Side Effect Analysis”, Master’s Thesis, Rice University, Houston, Texas, June 1994

“A real-time personal computer-based clipped auto- and cross-correlator with applications in the detection of transition”, H. Tsalapatas and M.L. Riethmuller. Πρακτικά συνεδρίου “5th International Symposium  on Application of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics”, Lisbon, Portugal, July 9-12, 1990design think“A real-time microcontroller-based clipped auto- and cross-correlator with applications in Laser Transit Velocimetry”, H. Tsalapatas and C.S. Moraitis, ICIASF 1989 Congress, Gottingen, Germany, September 18-21 1989. Republished in IΕΕΕ Xplore in 2002, http://ieeexplore.ieee.org/Xplore/login.jsp?url=/iel2/840/2571/00077668.pdf?tp=&isnumber=2571&arnumber=77668