Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
2018 Effectiveness of Drafting Models for Engineering Technology Students and Impacts on Spatial Visualization Ability: A Meta-Analysis and Consideration of Critical VariablesThe Journal of Technology Education. 91-106.
2017 Career and Technical Education and Its Relation to Engineering Technology Pathways in Marine MechatronicsTechnology Interface International Journal.
2017 Impacts of Effective Temperature on Sectional View Drawing Ability and Implications for Engineering and Technology Education StudentsJournal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research. 73-78.
2017 Impacts of Music on Sectional View Drawing Ability for Engineering Technology Students as measured through Technical DrawingsEngineering Design Graphics Journal. 1-17.
2017 Toys redesigned: the intersection of industrial technology and service-learning principlesThe Technology and Engineering Teacher. 32-36.
2017 Use of Dynamic Visualizations for Engineering Technology and Science Education Students and Implications on ability to correctly create a sectional view sketchThe Journal of Technology Education. 19-36.
2016 Application of Visual Cues on 3D Dynamic Visualizations for Engineering Technology Students and Effects on Spatial Visualization Ability: A Quasi-Experimental StudyEngineering Design Graphics Journal.
2016 Impacts of Music on Sectional View Drawing Ability for Engineering Technology Students as Measured Through Technical DrawingsEngineering Design Graphics Journal.
2016 Use of Dynamic Visualizations for Engineering Technology, Industrial Technology, and Science Education Students: Implications on Ability to Correctly Create a Sectional View SketchJournal of Technology Education.
2015 Aligning Technology Education Teaching with Brain DevelopmentJournal of STEM Education: Innovations and Research. 41-45.
2015 Design and Comparison of Immersive Interactive Learning and Instructional Techniques for 3D Virtual LaboratoriesPRESENCE Journal. 93-112.
2015 Evaluation of Static Vs. Dynamic Visualizations for Engineering Technology Students and Implications on Sectional View Sketching: A Quasi-Experimental StudyEngineering Design Graphics Journal. 14-28.
2015 Evaluation of static vs. dynamic visualizations for engineering technology students and implications on spatial visualization ability: a quasi-experimental studyEngineering Design Graphics Journal.
2015 Using Computer-Aided Design Software and 3D Printers to Improve Spatial VisualizationThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 14-20.
2014 A comparative analysis of spatial visualization ability and drafting models for industrial and technology education students
2014 Outreach partnerships: To encourage or increase stem literacy in the classroomThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 30-33.
2014 Scaffolding for creative product possibilities in a design-based STEM activityResearch in Science Education.
2014 Spatial Visualization Ability and Impact of Drafting Models: A Quasi Experimental StudyEngineering Design Graphics Journal.
2013 A Comparative Analysis of Point of View Modeling for Industrial and Technology Education CoursesThe Journal of Technology Education. 70-81.
2013 Assistive Technology: Fixing HumansThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 26-31.
2013 The use of visual-based simulated environments in teacher preparationJournal of Education and Training Studies.
2012 Green Transportation for a Green EarthThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 19-25.
2011 A Simulation architecture to promote information modeling, planning, scheduling and decision-making for port logistics within a game environmentInternational Journal of Agile Manufacturing. 1-6.
2011 Analysis of Engineering Content within Technology Education ProgramsJournal of Technology Education. 13.
2011 Future Critical Issues and Problems Facing Technology and Engineering Education in the Commonwealth of VirginiaThe Journal of Technology Education. 6-24.
2011 Rethinking the Development of Weapons and Their ImpactThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 12-17.
2010 Identification of quality visual-based material in Technology EducationJournal of STEM Education. 71-99.
2010 Improve or PerishThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 24-28.
2010 The VisPort Project: Visualization of Port LogisticsThe Technology and Engineering Teacher Journal. 71-99.
2010 Understanding MaterialsThe Technology Teacher. 5-11.
2009 Biomedical Technology: Supporting MovementThe Technology Teacher. 10-15.
2009 Discovery of the DepthsThe Technology Teacher. 12-16.
2009 Energy from the Skies: Empowering Future GenerationsThe Technology Teacher. 11-18.
2009 Green Ships: Keeping the Oceans BlueThe Technology Teacher Journal. 5-9.
2009 Transportation of the Future: Understanding Port LogisticsThe Technology Teacher. 7-10.
2009 Water Treatment: Keep it PureThe Technology Teacher. 10-15.

Conference Papers

Year Title
2017 Developing a curriculum for marine mechatronics technicians
2017 Impact of the STEM career graph on the perceived inclusion of STEM domains in careers
2017 Integrative Experiences through Modeling and Simulation of Mechatronics Systems
2017 Integrative experiences through modeling and simulation of mechatronic systems
2016 Comparative Analysis of the Impact of Mathematics Achievement on Spatial Visualization Ability in engineering Technology Education
2016 Competencies related to Marine Mechatronics Education
2016 Pilot Programs for Veterans Transition to Engineering Fields
2014 Design for Compliance of Mechatronics Systems in Automotive: Material Tracking and Product Data Management Considerations
2012 Implementation and Assessment of a Virtual Reality Experiment in the Undergraduate Themo-fluids Laboratory
2012 Using Virtual Environments to Promote Teacher Preparation
2011 An engineering process model for implementing an agent-based paradigm in the development of an educational modeling and simulation application for port logistics: Demonstration of the e-learning product
2011 Technology driven educational reform v.3.0: An engineering design process model for developing educational modeling and simulation applications
2011 The Use of Virtual Environments in Teacher Preparation.  5.
2010 Development of a container handling port simulation for demonstrating port related careers
2009 Detection and Assessment of Quality Indicators of Visual-based Learning Material in Technology Education Programs for Grades 7-12
2009 Identification of Quality Indicators for Visual-based Learning Material in Technology Education Progrmas for Grades 7-12
2009 Modification of the Conventional Delphi Technique to extend its applicability to Hybrid Environments
2008 Identification of Quality Indicators of Visual-based Learning Material in Technology Education Programs for Grades 7-12

Research Overview

  • Materials Testing, Pedagogical Techniques, Non-conventional Learning Styles.
  • Grants

  • Collaborative Research: The WArming and irRadiance Measurement (WARM) buoy: Assessing the role of solar energy in heating, photosynthesis, and photo-oxidation in the upper Arctic  awarded by National Science Foundation 2017 - 2019
  • Higher Education Pathways for Maritime Mechatronics Technicians  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2015 - 2018
  • Higher Education Pathways for Maritime Mechatronics Technicians (MechTech)  awarded by Office of Naval Research 2015 - 2018
  • Higher Education Pathways For Maritime Mechatronics Technicians  awarded by Tidewater Community College 2016 - 2017
  • Policy-Ready Citizen Science Project  awarded by National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration 2016 - 2017
  • Policy-Ready Citizen Science  awarded by National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration – BWET 2014 - 2017
  • A Multidisciplinary Platform for Wave Energy  awarded by NSF TUES 2013 - 2016
  • Stewardship  awarded by National Science Foundation 2011 - 2016
  • Project SEARCH 2.0  awarded by National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration 2011 - 2014
  • Old Dominion University Teacher Immersion Residency  awarded by U.S. Department of Education 2009 - 2014
  • Development of Foundation of Mechatronic Course  awarded by Workforce Investment Act (WIA) 2013
  • Faculty Innovator Grant  awarded by ODU 2013
  • Online Modules for Computer Aided Drafting  awarded by Old Dominion University – Faculty Innovator Grant 2013 2013
  • Fabrication Using 3D Printers in Space  awarded by Virginia Space Grant Consortium 2012
  • Marine Systems Modeling and Simulation  awarded by Seva Port/ Opportunity Ink 2009 - 2010
  • Emerging Transportation Technologies  awarded by Virginia Department of Education 2009
  • Teaching and Research for Understanding Simulation Techniques - TRUST  awarded by Seva-Port 2009
  • CRANEConceptual and Realistic Applications of Nautical Engineering  awarded by SevaPort/ Opportunity Inc 2008 - 2009
  • Tansportation Careers Lesson Plans  awarded by Virgina Dept of Education and Dept of Transportation - 2009
  • Alternative Energy Transportation  awarded by Sustainability Coordinator Office, Berea College 2007 - 2008
  • Alternative Fuel Production  awarded by Sustainability Coordinator Office, Berea College - 2007
  • Dissertation Completion Grant  awarded by Athanasiades Educational Foundation - 2007
  • Grant proposal to bring graduate student from Cyprus to USA to earn a Tech.Ed degree  awarded by California University of Pennsylvania Foundation - 2003
  • Engineering Laboratory Instruction In Immersive Virtual Environment(Enliiven)  awarded by NSF 2011 -
  • VisPort, Phase II: Dissemination and Evaluation  awarded by Opportunity, Inc 2010 -
  • Visualization in Port Logistics, VisPort  awarded by SEVA Port 2009 -
  • Project SEARCH 2.0.  awarded by National Oceanographic and Atmospheric Administration 2008 -
  • Expertise Keywords

  • Engineering Technology
  • Industrial Technology
  • STEM Education
  • Skilled Workforce
  • Spatial Memory
  • Spatial Visualization
  • Technology Education
  • Education And Training

  • Ed.D. in Technology Education, North Carolina State University 2007
  • M.Ed. in Technology Education, California University of Pennsylvania 2004
  • B.S. in Industrial Technology, California University of Pennsylvania 2003
  • A.S., Pennsylvania Gunsmith School 1998
  • Full Name

  • Petros Katsioloudis