Liverpool Skylilne

Natural Sciences and Psychology

Dr Constantine Eliopoulos

Dr Constantine Eliopoulos

Telephone: 0151 231 2038

Publications

Highlighted publications

Moraitis K, Zorba E, Eliopoulos C, Fox SC. 2014. A test of the revised auricular surface aging method on a modern European population. J Forensic Sci, 59 :188-194 >DOI >Link

Zorba E, Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C, Spiliopoulou C. 2012. Sex determination in modern Greeks using diagonal measurements of molar teeth. Forensic Sci Int, 217 :19-26 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Moraitis K, Reyes F, Spiliopoulou C, Manolis S. 2011. Guidelines for the recognition of cemetery remains in Greece. Am J Forensic Med Pathol, 32 :153-156 >DOI >Link

Charisi D, Eliopoulos C, Vanna V, Koilias CG, Manolis SK. 2011. Sexual dimorphism of the arm bones in a modern greek population. J Forensic Sci, 56 :10-18 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Lagia A, Manolis S. 2007. A modern, documented human skeletal collection from Greece. Homo, 58 :221-228 >DOI >Link

Journal Articles

Koukiasa AE, Eliopoulos C, Manolis SK. 2017. Biometric sex estimation using the scapula and clavicle in a modern Greek population. Anthropol Anz, 73 :241-246 >DOI >Link

Anastopoulou I, Zorba E, Eliopoulos C, Moraitis K. 2017. Skeletal evidence of brucellosis in a medicolegal context: A report of two cases ROMANIAN JOURNAL OF LEGAL MEDICINE, 25 :70-74 >DOI >Link

Valoriani S, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. 2017. Sharp Force Trauma Death in a Young Individual From Medieval Gloucester AMERICAN JOURNAL OF FORENSIC MEDICINE AND PATHOLOGY, 38 :111-114 >DOI >Link

Atterton T, De Groote I, Eliopoulos C. 2016. Assessing size and strength of the clavicle for its usefulness for sex estimation in a British medieval sample HOMO-JOURNAL OF COMPARATIVE HUMAN BIOLOGY, 67 :409-416 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Murton N, Borrini M. 2015. Sexual Dimorphism of the Fovea Capitis Femoris in a Medieval Population from Gloucester, England Global Journal of Anthropology Research, 2 :9-14 >DOI

Eliopoulos C, English A. 2015. A POPULATION STUDY TO IDENTIFY FRACTURE RISK IN LIVERPOOL, ENGLAND Management in Health, 19 :29-33

Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C, Zorba E, Mitsea AG, Falsetti C, Spiliopoulou C. 2014. Multidisciplinary approach to the forensic identification of a late discovery victim of a motorcycle accident Austin Journal of Forensic Science and Criminology, 1 :1-4

Anastopoulou I, Eliopoulos C, Valakos ED, Manolis SK. 2014. Application of Purkait's triangle method on a skeletal population from southern Europe FORENSIC SCIENCE INTERNATIONAL, 245 >DOI >Link

Moraitis K, Zorba E, Eliopoulos C, Fox SC. 2014. A test of the revised auricular surface aging method on a modern European population. J Forensic Sci, 59 :188-194 >DOI >Link

Zorba E, Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C, Spiliopoulou C. 2012. Sex determination in modern Greeks using diagonal measurements of molar teeth. Forensic Sci Int, 217 :19-26 >DOI >Link

Statheropoulos M, Agapiou A, Zorba E, Mikedi K, Karma S, Pallis GC, Eliopoulos C, Spiliopoulou C. 2011. Combined chemical and optical methods for monitoring the early decay stages of surrogate human models. Forensic Sci Int, 210 :154-163 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Moraitis K, Reyes F, Spiliopoulou C, Manolis S. 2011. Guidelines for the recognition of cemetery remains in Greece. Am J Forensic Med Pathol, 32 :153-156 >DOI >Link

Fox SC, Eliopoulos C, Moutafi I, Manolis SK. 2011. A simple technique for imaging the human skeleton using a flatbed scanner. J Forensic Sci, 56 Suppl 1 :S154-S157 >DOI >Link

Charisi D, Eliopoulos C, Vanna V, Koilias CG, Manolis SK. 2011. Sexual dimorphism of the arm bones in a modern greek population. J Forensic Sci, 56 :10-18 >DOI >Link

Mountrakis C, Eliopoulos C, Koilias CG, Manolis SK. 2010. Sex determination using metatarsal osteometrics from the Athens collection. Forensic Sci Int, 200 :178.e1-178.e7 >DOI >Link

Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C, Spiliopoulou C, Manolis S. 2009. Assessment of ancestral background from the skull: case studies from Greece The Internet Journal of Biological Anthropology, 3

Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C, Spiliopoulou C. 2009. Fracture Characteristics of Perimortem Trauma in Skeletal Material. The Internet Journal of Biological Anthropology, 3

Manolis SK, Eliopoulos C, Koilias CG, Fox SC. 2009. Sex determination using metacarpal biometric data from the Athens Collection. Forensic Sci Int, 193 :130.e1-130.e6 >DOI >Link

Eliopoulos C, Lagia A, Manolis S. 2007. A modern, documented human skeletal collection from Greece. Homo, 58 :221-228 >DOI >Link

Lagia A, Eliopoulos C, Manolis S. 2007. Thalassemia: Macroscopic and radiological study of a case INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF OSTEOARCHAEOLOGY, 17 :269-285 >DOI >Link

Martin S, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. Metric Methods of Skeletal Sex Determination using the Arm Bones Global Journal of Anthropology Research, :41-49

Conference Publication (journal proceedings)

Dove ER, Irish JD, Eliopoulos C, De Groote I. 2016. Re-evaluating the co-occurrence and age of formation of Harris lines and linear enamel hypoplasia AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 85th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists 159 :133-133 >Link

Canty E, Eliopoulos C, Borrini M. 2016. The preauricular sulcus and its link to sex and parturition: a test on a British Medieval collection AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 85th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists 159 :108-108 >Link

Larsen CS, Walker PL, Steckel RH, Sciulli P, Klaus HD, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Guntis G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. History of degenerative joint disease in Europe: inferences about lifestyle and activity AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :172-172 >Link

Jankauskas R, Roberts C, Stcckel RH, Larsen CS, Walker PL, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Gerhards G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Largia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. Contextual dimensions of European health and lifestyle: the archaeological and historical record AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :157-157 >Link

Papathanasiou A, Walker PL, Steckel RH, Larsen CS, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Guntis G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Span-nagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tritsaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. The history of anemia and related nutritional deficiencies in Europe: evidence from cribra orbitalia and porotic hyperostosis AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :205-206 >Link

Marques C, Blondiaux J, Steckel RH, Larsen CS, Walker PL, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Gerhards G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. Periosteal appositions: a non-specific index of the history of health in Europe AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :183-184 >Link

Maat G, Steckel RH, Larsen CS, Walker PL, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Backofen UW, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Guntis G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Maresik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. Body size and activity inference: femur length and midshaft index AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :179-180 >Link

Wittwer-Backofen U, Coppa A, Larsen CS, Steckel RH, Walker PL, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Guntis G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjell-Strom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potickhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. The history of European oral health: evidence from dental caries, dental abscesses. antemortem tooth loss AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :275-275 >Link

Walker PL, Steckel RH, Larsen CS, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Gerhards G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vanna V, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. Historical patterns of traumatic injury and violence in Europe AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :265-265 >Link

Steckel RH, Kiellstrom A, Rose J, Larsen CS, Walker PL, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Jankauskas R, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Roberts C, Teschler-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Boor-Bou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Guntis G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Maresik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. Summary measurement of health and wellbeing: The health index AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :247-247 >Link

Roberts C, Betsinger T, Steckel RH, Larsen CS, Walker PL, Blondiaux J, Grupe G, Maat G, McGlynn G, Papathanasiou A, Teschier-Nicola M, Wittwer-Backofen U, Agnew A, Assis S, Bereczki Z, Bertrand B, Betsinger TK, Binder M, Boulter S, Bourbou C, Boylston A, Brickley M, Buerli L, Cooper C, Coppa A, Coughlan J, Drozd A, During E, Eliopoulos C, Eng J, Engel F, Fox S, Furtado M, Gerhards G, Groves S, Harkins K, Holck P, Holst M, Hotz G, Ives R, Jakob T, Jankauskas R, Jennings J, Justus H, Kaminska K, Kjellstrom A, Knuesel CJ, Kozlowski T, Lagia A, Lopes C, Manolis S, Marcsik A, Marques C, Moenke C, Niel C, Novak SA, Novotny F, Peck J, Potiekhina I, Rega B, Richman R, Rijpma F, Rose J, Ruiz J, Sannen P, Sciulli P, Smith M, Soficaru A, Spannagl M, Storm R, Stroud G, Subira E, Swales D, Tristaroli V, Tyler E, Ulrich-Bochsler S, Vatteoni S, Villar V, Wiggins R, Williams LL. 2009. The history of European infectious diseases: skeletal evidence of tuberculosis, leprosy, and treponematosis AMERICAN JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL ANTHROPOLOGY, 78th Annual Meeting of the American-Association-of-Physical-Anthropologists :222-223 >Link

canty S, Eliopoulos , Borrini M. A Grading System to Assess the Sex and Parity Status for the Preauricular Sulcus: A Step Forward American Academy of Forensic Sciences (AAFS) 69th Annual Scientific Meeting. 2017., :129-129

Chapters

Moraitis K, Eliopoulos C. 2014. Forensic Archaeology in Greece Groen M, Marquez-Grant N, Janaway R. Forensic Archaeology: A Global Perspective Wiley-Blackwell

Papadimitriou L. 2013. Greece The International Film Musical :92-104 9780748654307

Books

Papageorgopoulou C, Moraitis K, Nikita E, Eliopoulos C, Vika E. Special Topics in Skeletal Anthropology, Taphonomy and Bioarchaeology 978-960-603-468-8

Engagement & Impact

External PGR Supervision - completed students:

Name of University: University of Athens, Award gained by the student: PhD

Media Coverage:

Links #2: http://www.protothema.gr/greece/article/502379/upothesi-noratlas-aisiodoxia-gia-ton-edopismo-tis-atraktou/, Links #1: http://cyprus-mail.com/2015/09/01/human-remains-found-in-noratlas-search/, Media coverage: I have been involved in a Cyprus government project that aims to locate, exhume and identify those who were killed during a 1974 war. As part of this project we excavated the remains of a military aircraft that crashed in the outskirts of Nicosia. This attracted considerable media coverage and these are examples from newspapers from Cyprus and Greece.

Links #2: http://www.foxnews.com/world/2012/06/08/grenada-trying-to-find-remains-slain-marxist-pm/, Links #1: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/06/08/maurice-bishop-murder-grenada_n_1580944.html, Links #3: http://www.caribbean360.com/index.php/news/grenada_news/581305.html#axzz2vH6eqfg1, Media coverage: In May 2012, as a Visiting Professor at St George’s University, Grenada, I was involved in the the investigation for the location of the remains of Prime Minister Maurice Bishop and his assistants who were executed in 1983. The project was co-ordinated by St George's University and the Grenada Council of Churches. This investigation was covered by national and international media

Membership of professional bodies:

Member, British Association for Forensic Anthropology

Associate member, American Academy of Forensic Sciences

Member, British Association of Human Identification

Other invited event:

Title of event: Visiting Professor, Location: St George's University, Grenada, Description: Duties included the investigation for the location of the remains of Prime Minister Maurice Bishop and his assistants who were executed in 1983. The project was co-ordinated by St George's University and the Grenada Council of Churches.

Title of event: Forensic Anthropology and Human Rights, Location: Department of Animal and Human Physiology, Faculty of Biology, University of Athens, Description: Lecture for undergraduate students

Title of event: Writing Scientific Papers, Location: Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, University of Athens, Description: Lecture for postgraduate students

Title of event: Palaeopathology, Location: Department of Forensic Medicine and Toxicology, Univeristy of Athens, Description: Lecture for postgraduate students

Teaching qualification:

Title of qualification gained: Postgraduate Certificate "Learning and Teaching in Higher Education", Higher Education Academy