Dimitris Charitos
Publications
Publications in journals (peer reviewed)
  1. Diamantaki, K., Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D., Tsianos, N., Gazi, A. (2011). "Theoretical and Methodological Implications of Designing and Implementing Multi-user Location-based Activities". Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 37-49, Springer
  2. Charitos, D., Korakidou, V., Meimaris, M. (2010) "The e-MobiLArt Project: An Experiment in Collaboration at the Intersection of Art, Science and Technology", Leonardo: Journal of the International Society for the Arts, Sciences and Technology, Vol. 43, Nr. 5, Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.
  3. Charitos, D. (2007) "Locative Media and their Impact on Social Interaction within Contemporary Urban Space", Issues of Communication, No. 5, Athens: Kastaniotis Publications [PDF in greek]
  4. Charitos, D. (2005) “Virtual Reality: A new type of human – computer interface or a new communication medium ?’, Issues of Communication, No. 2, Athens: Kastaniotis Publications. [PDF in greek]
  5. Lepouras, G., Charitos, D. Vasilakis, K. & Katifori, V. (2004) "Real Exhibitions in a Virtual Museum", Virtual Reality, Vol. 7, No. 2, pp.120-128. London: Springer – Verlag Limited. [PDF]
  6. & Bridges, A.H. & Charitos, D. (2001) “The Impact of form on Movement within Virtual Environments”, Automation in Construction, Vol.10, No. 5, Elsevier Science BV, Amsterdam. [PDF]
  7. Bridges, A.H. & Charitos, D. (1997), "On Architectural Design of Virtual Environments", Design Studies, Vol. 18, No. 2, Elsevier Science Ltd., pp.143-154. [PDF]

Publications as book chapters (peer reviewed)
  1. Diamantaki, K., Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D. Kaimakamis, (2009). "Conceptualizing, Designing and Investigating Locative Media Use in Urban Space", in Willis, K.S., Roussos, G. Struppek, M., Chorianopoulos, K., (eds.), Shared Encounters: Content Sharing as Social Glue in Public Places, Berlin/Heidelberg: Springer-Verlag.
  2. Diamantaki, K. Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D. & Tsianos, D. (2009) "LOCUNET: Location-based Games as Media Communicating Social Meaning", óå Souza e Silva, Á. & Sutko, D. (eds.), Digital Cityscapes: Emerging Digital and Urban Playscapes, New York: Peter Lang.
  3. Charitos, D. (2008). “Precedents for the design of Locative Media as hybrid spatial communication interfaces for social interaction within the urban context”, in Isomaki, Ç. (ed.) “Future Interaction Design II”, Springer Verlag.
  4. Diamantaki, K. & Charitos, D. (2008). “Locative Media in the City: Spatial Practices and Social Dynamics”, in Eckardt, F. (eds.), “Media City: Situations, Practices and Encounters”, Berlin: Frank & Timme.
  5. Spanou, I. & Charitos, D. (2005) “Towards defining the “atmosphere” and spatial meaning of virtual environments”, in Ascott, R. (ed.), “Engineering Nature: Art and Consiousness in the Post-Biological Era”, Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, ISBN: 184150128X, pp. 145-151.
  6. Charitos, D. (2005) “Communicating Environmental Meaning through Designing Space in Virtual Environments”, in Yla-Kotola, M.Y., Inkinen, S., Isomaki, H. (eds.), "The Integrated Media Machine: Aspects of Future Interfaces and Cross-Media Culture", Integrated Media Machine Vol. III, pp.13-35. European Institute of Sustainable Information Society. Rovaniemi: University of Lapland, ISBN: 951-634-966-8, pp. 13-35. [PDF]
  7. Charitos, D. & Coti, K. (2000), "The space of an audiovisual installation within a real and a virtual environment", in Ascott, R. (ed.), “Art, Technology, Consciousness”, Britsol, UK: Intellect books, ISBN: 1-84150-041-0, pp. 113-118.
  8. Charitos, D. (1999), “Human Spatial Orientation in Virtual Worlds”, in Ascott, R. (ed.), “Reframing Consciousness”, Bristol, UK: Intellect Books, ISBN 1-84150-013-5. pp. 223-228. [PDF]
  9. Petrou, K., Charitos, D. & Martakos, D. (1999), “WWW Bookmark Modeling and Visualization: A Fuzzy Based Approach”, in Bench-Capon, T., Soda, G. & Min Tjoa, A. (eds), Database and Expert Systems Applications (Lecture Notes in Computer Science 1677), Springer-Verlag, pp. 986-995. [PDF]
  10. Bridges, A.H., Charitos, D. & Rutherford, P. (1997) “Wayfinding, Spatial Elements and Spatial Support Systems in Virtual Environments”, in Asanowicz, A. & Jakimowicz, A. (eds), “CAAD - Towards New Design Conventions”, Technical University of Bialystok, Faculty of Architecture, ISBN: 83-86272-63-5, pp. 75-104.

Edited volume of conference proceedings

Publications in conference proceedings (peer reviewed)
  1. Charitos, D. & Korakidou, V. (2011). "Investigating the process of collaboration in the context of the e-Mobi- LArt project", Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) 2011, Sabanci Univeristy, Istanbul, Turkey.
  2. Theona, I. & Charitos, D. (2011). "Playing with the city", Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) 2011, Sabanci Univeristy, Istanbul, Turkey.
  3. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2011). "Implications of Theories of Communication and Spatial Behavior for the Design of Interactive Environments", Proceedings of the 7th International Conference on Intelligent Environments 2011, Nottingham, UK, 25-28 July 2011.
  4. Charitos, D., Paraskevopoulou, O., Rizopoulos, C. (2009). Locative media art practices: locating meaning and narrative in hybrid spaces, in Cubbitt, S. & Thomas, P. (eds.), Proceedings of the RE:LIVE 3rd International New Media Art Histories Conference, Faculty of VCA and Music, University of Melbourne, Australia.
  5. Charitos, D. & Rizopoulos, C. (2009). “Researching the user experience during location-based mobile game use”, Proceedings of the 15th ISEA International Symposium of Electronic Arts, Belfast.
  6. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2009). Insights on the design of communicative location-based experiences, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Barcelona, Spain.
  7. Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D., Meimaris, M. (2009). “Computer-Mediated Communication via Locative Media in the Urban Context”, International conference on New Media & Information: Convergences & Divergences. Athens, Greece, 6-9 May 2009.
  8. Charitos, D. Mitrakou, D. & Rizopoulos, C. (2008). “Investigating new models of communication: a spatial practice through the implementation of a locative media system”, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 14th ISEA International Symposium of Electronic Arts, Singapore.
  9. Rizopoulos, C., Charitos, D., Koutsompolis, D., Kaimakamis, N. (2008). "Towards a theoretical model of communication via locative media use", Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, University of Washington, Seattle.
  10. Korakidou, V. & Charitos, D. (2008). “On the language of abstract animation”, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 14th ISEA International Symposium of Electronic Arts, Singapore.
  11. Laskari, I. & Charitos, D. (2008). “Generative System for the Synthesis of Audiovisual Narrative, in Hoofd, I.M., Tan, M. & Ho Kit Ying, K. (eds.), Proceedings of the 14th ISEA International Symposium of Electronic Arts, Singapore.
  12. Charitos, D. (2007). “Towards a conceptual model for supporting the design of location-based systems for social interaction within urban public space”, Proceedings of the International Locative Media Summer Conference, Museum of Contemporary Art, Siegen, Germany.
  13. Gazi, A., Tsianos, N., Mitrakou, H., Meimaris, M., Charitos, D. (2007). "Designing and Developing a Location-based System for Supporting Wireless Networked Communication in Urban Public Spaces", "Media and Information Diffusion: Towards an Open Society", Proceedings of International Colloquium EUTIC 2007: Challenges and Uses of ICT (in press). [PDF]
  14. Diamantaki, K., Charitos, D., Tsianos, N. & Lekkas Z. (2007). “Towards investigating the social dimensions of using locative media within the urban context”, Proceedings of the 3rd ÉÅT International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Organising Professional Network: Robotics and Mechatronics, Ulm University, Ulm, Germany, 13-15 September 2007, ISBN 9780863418464. [PDF]
  15. Korakidou, V. & Charitos, D. (2007). “Elements of Graphic Design in Abstract Animation”, Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Typography & Visual Communication, 20–23 June 2007, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece (in press).
  16. Charitos, D., Rizopoulos, C. & Kaimakamis, N. (2007). “Investigating a theoretical model for supporting the design of locative media”, in Willis, K.S., Struppek, M., Chorianopoulos, K., Roussos, G. (eds.), Workshop entitled “Shared encounters”, Computer/Human Interaction (CHI) 2007, San Jose, California. [PDF]
  17. Saridaki, M. & Charitos, D. (2006). “Investigating the impact of experiencing MMORPGs on forming intimate relationships”, in Santorineos, M. (ed.), “Gaming Realities: The Challenge of Digital Culture”, Proceedings of Mediaterra 2006 International Conference, Athens, October 2006.
  18. Charitos, D. (2006). "Virtual Environments: Semi-Transparent Places for Communication", Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on "Transparency and Architecture: Limits and Challenges", Thessaloniki, Greece, June 2006.
  19. Charitos, D. (2006) “Spatializing the Internet: new types of hybrid mobile communication environments and their impact on spatial design within the urban context”, in Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (eds.), "Communicating Space(s)", Proceedings of the 24th eCAADe international conference , Volos - Greece. [PDF]
  20. Rizopoulos, C. & Charitos, D. (2006) “Intelligence Technologies as a means of Enhancing Spatial Experience”, in Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (eds.), "Communicating Space(s)", Proceedings of the 24th eCAADe international conference, Volos - Greece. [PDF]
  21. Kaimakamis, N. & Charitos, D. (2006) “Computer Mediated Political Communication: An empirical approach of the representation of political action in three dimensional contexts in Cyberspace”, in Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (eds.), "Communicating Space(s)" Proceedings of the 24th eCAADe international conference , Volos - Greece. [PDF]
  22. Charitos, D., Bourdakis, V., Gavrilou, E. (2006). "Embedding an Audiovisual Interactive Installation Environment in Urban Space for Enhancing Social Interaction", Proceedings of the 2nd ÉÅT International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Organising Professional Network: Robotics and Mechatronics, National Technical University of Athens, July 2006. [PDF]
  23. Charitos, D., Diamantaki, K., Gazi, A. & Meimaris, M. (2006) “Towards spatializing the Internet for creating a hybrid context for mediated communication”, in Leandros, M. (ed.), “The Impact of Internet on the Mass Media in Europe”, Proceedings of the COST A20 international conference, Delphi, Greece, April 2006.
  24. Charitos, D., Diamantaki, K. Gazi, A. & Meimaris, M. (2005) "The emergence of new types of hybrid mobile communication environments and their impact on social life within the urban context", in Masip, P. & Rom, J. (eds.), "Digital Utopia in the Media: From Discourses to Facts. A Balance", Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference “Digital Utopia: Communication and Reality”, Universitat Ramon Llull, Barcelona, May 2005.
  25. Gavrilou, E., Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D., (2005) "Documenting the spatial design of an interactive multisensory urban installation", in Duarte, J. (ed.), Proceedings of the 23rd international eCAADe conference, Lisbon, September 2005. [PDF]
  26. Charitos, D. (2004) “Augmenting environmental knowledge in virtual space”, in Makris, N. & Desli, D. (eds.), “Cognitive Psychology Today: Bridges for Supporting the Study of Cognition”, Proceedings of the National Conference of Cognitive Psychology, Alexandroupolis, Greece, Typothito-Dardanos Publications.
  27. Meimaris, M. & Charitos, D.(2004) “When science and art are used for healing the environment”, in “Works and Ideas for the Environment”, Proceedings of the 1st Interdisciplinary Conference on Science & Art, Syros, October 2004, Association of Greek Physicists. Athens: Enastron Publications.
  28. Charitos, D. & Meimaris, M. (2004) “Virtual Reality: a medium for communication”, 2nd International Conference on Typography and Visual Communication, Thessaloniki, July 2004 (in press).
  29. Patsalou, T., Charitos, D. & Martakos, D. (2002), "Evaluation of Virtual Environment Use to Support the Teaching of Chemistry", Proceedings of the 3rd Greek Conference on "Information and Communication Technologies in Education", Rhodes, 26-29 September, Kastaniotis Publishers.
  30. Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (2002) “Teaching Virtual Environment Design”, in Koszewski, K. & Wrona, S. (eds.), "Design E-ducation: Connecting the Real and the Virtual", Proceedings of the 20th International eCAADe conference, Warsaw, August 2002, Warsaw University of Technology.
  31. Charitos, D., Lepouras, G., Vasilakis, K., Katifori, V., Charisi, A. & Chalatsi, L. (2001) “Designing a virtual exhibition space within a museum”, Proceedings of the international conference VAST (Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage), Athens, November 2001, European Association for Computer Graphics. [PDF]
  32. Charitos, D. Bourdakis, V. Pehlivanidou-Liakata, A. & Kavouras, M. (2001) “Time-Based Media as a means to enhance spatial environmental perception: Teaching case studies in Greece”, in Penttila, H. (ed.), "Architectural Information Management", Proceedings of the 19th International eCAADe conference, Helsinki, August 2001.
  33. Lepouras, G., Charitos, D., Vasilakis, K., Charisi, A. & Chalatsi, L. (2001) “Building a VR museum in a museum”, in Richir, S., Richard, P. & Taravel, B. (eds.), Proceedings of the international conference VRIC Laval Virtual 2001, 16-18 May 2001, Laval, France, ISBN: 5343545. [PDF]
  34. Charitos, D. & Coti, K. (2000), "Liquid Architecture: Two attempts for audio spatialisation", Proceedings of the 2nd Symposium of Musical Informatics, Department of Musical Studies, Ionian University, Corfu. ISBN: 960-86801-1-5. [PDF in greek]
  35. Charitos, D., Karantanos, G., Sereti, A. Triantafyllou, S., Koukouvinou, S. & Martakos, D. (2000) “Employing virtual reality for aiding the organisation of autistic children behaviour in everyday tasks”, in Sharkey, P., Cesarani, A., Pugnetti, L. & Rizzo, A. (eds.), 3rd International Conference on Disability, Virtual Reality and Associated Technologies (ICDVRAT), Alghero, Sardinia. [PDF]
  36. Charitos, D., Vasilakis, K., Lepouras, G., Katifori, V., & Chalatsi, L. (2000) "An Approach to Designing and Implementing Virtual Museums“, Proceedings of the 7th international conference of the UK VR-SIG, Glasgow, ISBN:0-85358-089-8. [PDF]
  37. Charitos, D. & Bourdakis, V. (2000), "Designing the spatial context for 3D on-line communities", in Donath, D. (ed.), “Promise and Reality: State of the Art Versus State of Practice in Computing for the Design and Planning Process”. Proceedings of the 18th eCAADe International Conference, Bauhaus-Universitat Weimar, Germany, ISBN: 0-9523687-6-5. [PDF]
  38. Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (1999), “Virtual World Design; Defining a new direction for architectural education”, in Brown, A., Knight, M. & Berridge, P. (eds.), "Architectural Computing: From Turing to 2000", Proceedings of the 17th international eCAADe conference, Liverpool, ISBN: 0-9523687-5-7. [PDF]
  39. Petrou, K., Charitos, D. & Martakos, D. (1999), “A Semantic Approach in Modelling and Visualising WWW Bookmarks”, Proceedings of the 3rd international conference IMACS on Circuits, Systems, Communications and Computers, World Scientific Engineering Society, Athens, ISBN: 960-8052-05-X. [PDF]
  40. Charitos, D., Bridges, A.H. & Martakos, D. (1999), “Investigating Navigation and Orientation within Virtual Worlds”, in Nijholt, A., Donk, O. & van Dijk, B. (eds.), Proceedings of the 15th international Twente Workshop on Language Technology:“Interactions in Virtual Worlds”, University of Twente, Enschede, The Netherlands, ISSN: 0929-0672. [PDF]
  41. Charitos, D. & Bridges, A.H. (1998), "The impact of form on movement within virtual environments", in Branki, C. & Zreik, K. (eds.), "Cuberdesign: Media and Communication in Design Practice", Proceedings of the 7th international conference EUROPIA 98, Europia Productions, Paris, ISBN: 2-909285-11-1. [PDF]
  42. Charitos, D. (1997), "Designing Space in Virtual Environments for Aiding Wayfinding Behaviour", Proceedings of the 4th international conference of the UK Virtual Reality Special Interest Group, Middlesex: Brunel University, ISBN: 1-872166-64-4.
  43. Charitos, D. & Bridges, A.H. (1997), "The Architectural Design of Virtual Environments", in Junge, R. (ed.), Proceedings of the CAAD Futures 97 international conference, Munich, Kluwer Academic Publishers, ISBN-10: 0792347269. [PDF]
  44. Charitos, D. & Bridges, A.H. (1997), "The Architectural Design of Information Spaces in Virtual Environments", in Ascott, R. (ed.), Proceedings of the 1st international conference “Consciousness Reframed”, CÁiiA, Newport: University of Wales College. [PDF]
  45. Charitos, D. & Rutherford, P. (1997) "Ways of Aiding Navigation in VRML Worlds", in Coyne R. Ramscar, M, Lee, J, Zreik, K (eds), Proceedings of the 6th international conference EUROPIA, Edinburgh, Europia Productions, pp.119-132, ISBN: 2-909285-07-3.
  46. Charitos, D. & Rutherford, P. (1996), "Guidelines for the Design and Exploration of Virtual Environments", in Hart, C. & Hollands, R. (eds.),Proceedings of the 3rd international conference of the UK Virtual Reality Special Interest Group, De Montfort University, Leicester. [PDF]
  47. Charitos, D. & Bridges, A.H. (1996) “On Architectural Design in Virtual Environments”, in Edmonds, E.A. (ed.), Proceedings of the 2nd international conference “Creativity and Cognition 96”, LUTCHI Research Centre, Loughborough University, ISBN: 1-900703-00-9. [PDF]
  48. Charitos, D. (1996), "Definining Existential Space in Virtual Environments", Proceedings of the international conference “Virtual Reality World 96”, Stuttgart: IDG Publications. [PDF]

Publications in conference proceedings - electronic format (peer reviewed)
  1. Korakidou, V. & Charitos D. (2006). "Creating and perceiving abstract animation", Proceedings of the 8th Conference on "Consciousness Reframed: Árt & Consciousness in the Post-Biological Era", Planetary Collegium, University of Plymouth, 21-23 July. [PDF]
  2. Laskari, I. & Charitos, D. (2005) “Producing cinematographic narration by making use of genetic algorithms”, in Ascott, R., Proceedings of the international conference “Altered States: Transformations of Perception, Place and Performance”, Planetary Collegium, University of Plymouth, 23-25 July 2005.
  3. Charitos, D., Gavrilou, E. & Bourdakis, V. (2005) “Instigating interpersonal mediated communication within the context of an interactive installation in urban space”, in Ascott, R., in Ascott, R., proceedings of the international conference “Altered States: Transformations of Perception, Place and Performance”, Planetary Collegium, University of Plymouth, 23-25 July 2005.
  4. Mpotzaki, R., Charitos, D. & Martakos, D. (2002) “Designing an interactive environment: a director’s perspective”, in Ascott, R. (ed.), Proceedings of the 4th international conference “Consciousness Reframed”, CÁiiA, Perth, Australia. [PDF]
  5. Patsalou. D., Charitos, D. & Martakos, D. (2000), “Using a Virtual Environment to Support the Teaching of Chemistry”, Proceedings of the 2nd Greek national conference: “Technologies of Information and Communication in Education”, University of Patras. [PDF in greek]

Publications of abstracts in journals (peer reviewed)
  1. Charitos, D., Lepouras, G., Vasilakis, K., Katifori, V., Charisi, A. & Chalatsi, L. (2001), “Designing a virtual exhibition space within a museum”, Proceedings of the international conference VAST (Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage), Athens, November 2001, European Association for Computer Graphics. [PDF]
  2. Triantafyllou, S., Karadanos, G., Sereti, E., Charitos, D., Martakos, D. (2004), “Assistive technology in autism and mental retardation - training and communication”, Brain & Development (Official Journal of the Japanese Society of Child Neurology), Vol. 26, supplementary issue no. 1 (May 2004), pp. S1-S2.

Publications in online journals (peer reviewed)

Publications in journals (without peer review)
  1. Bourdakis, V. & Charitos, D. (2006) “Communicating Spaces(s)”, “Architektones”, Journal of the Greek Association of Architects, no. 60, December 2006.
  2. Charitos, D. (2005) “Designing virtual environments as spatial context for mediated communication”, “Architektones”, Journal of the Greek Association of Architects, no. 52, September 2005. [PDF]

Publications in online journals (without peer review)

Doctoral thesis
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