Astronomy & Archaeoastronomy




1. Liritzis and Kosmatos D. (1995) Solar – climate cycles in a tree-ring record from Parthenon. J. Coastal Res., No. 17, Ch. 11, 73-78.

2. Liritzis I. and Galloway R.B. (1995) Solar-climatic effects on lake/marine sediment radioactivity variations. J. Coastal Res., No. 17, ch. 10, 63-71.

3. Liritzis I., Xanthakis J. and Poulakos C. (1995) Solar-climatic cycles in the 4190-year Lake Saki mud layer thickness record. J. Coastal Research., No. 17, ch. 12, 79-86.

4. Liritzis, I (1996) Early Greek astronomy (aesthetics of the universe & some thoughts), Special Issue about Ancient Greece, National Technical University of Athens (Metsovion Polytechnic School, Athens), 22, 89-94.

5. Liritzis, Y. and Petropoulos, B., (1987). Latitude dependence auroral frequency in relation to solar-terrestrial and interplanetary parameters. Earth, Moon and Planets, 39., 75-91.

6. Liritzis Y. (1988) Aurorae boreales and geomagnetic inclinations as aids to archaeomagnetic dating. Earth, Moon and Planets, 42, 151-162.

7. Mavromichalaki H., Belehaki A. and Liritzis Y. (1989) Power spectrum analysis of local geomagnetic disturbances and their relationship to cosmic-ray and auroral intensity. Earth, Moon and Planets, 45, 1-15.

8. Liritzis I., Xanthakis J., Petropoulos B., Banos C., and Sarris E. (1994) Detailed spectrum analysis of Jupiter's great red spot relative intensities for the period 1963-1967. Planetary & Space Sci. 43, 9, 1067-1078.

9. Xanthakis J., Liritzis I., Petropoulos B., Banos C., and Sarris E. (1994) Stochastic variability in the atmospheric activity of Jupiter. Earth, Moon, Planets, 66, 189-212.

10. Liritzis (1994) Quasi-periodic variation in the solar neutrino flux revisited. Solar Physics, 161, 29-47.

11. Liritzis I., Petropoulos B., Banos C. and Sarris E. (1996). Solar – Planetary cycles in Jupiter's great red spot darkness. Earth, Moon, Planets (73, 167-179).

12. Liritzis I., Gregori K. (1997) Astronomical forcing in cosmogenic Be-10 variation from east Antarctica coast. Journal of Coastal Research, 14 (3), 1065-1073.

13. Liritzis I. (1998) Bronze Age Greek Pyramids and Orion's belt. Griffith Observer, vol.63, n.10, 10-21.

14. Liritzis I., and Fairbridge R. (1998). Time Series analysis of high resolution     lake Saki varves: some astrochronological and climatic aspects. Terra Nostra, 98/6, 76-81.

15. Liritzis.I, Preka-Papadema.P, Petropoulos.B, Banos.C, Kostopoulos.T (1999) Spectrum analysis of Jupiter’s great red spot parameters: area, rotation, latitude and longitude (1963-67). Planetary and Space Science, 47, 469-492.

16. Liritzis.I (2001) Archaeoastronomical orientation errors: the case of the two     Hellenic pyramidals. J. Radioanalytical & Nuclear Chemistry, vol.247, No 3, 723-725.

17. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2002) Astronomical orientations of ancient temples at Rhodes and Attica with a tentative interpretation. Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, vol.2, No 1, 69-79.

18. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2003) Archaeoastronomical orientation of seven significant ancient Hellenic temples. Archaeoastronomy International, vol.17, 94-100.

19. Mavromichalaki.H, Preka-Papadema.P, Liritzis.I, Petropoulos.B, and Kurt.V. (2003) Short-Term variations of cosmic-ray intensity and flare related data in 1981-1983. New Astronomy, 8, 777-794.

20. Liritzis.I and Fairbridge.R (2004) Remarks on astrochronology and time-series analysis of lake Saki varved sediments. J. Balkan Geophysical Soc., vol.6, No.3, 165-172.

21. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2006) Were Greek temples oriented towards aurora? Astronomy & Geophysics, vol.47, 2, 1.14-1.18.

22. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2006) Does sunrise day correlate with eastern orientation of Byzantine Churches during significant solar dates and Saint’s day name? A preliminary study. Byzantinische Zeitscrift (K.G.Saur Munchen, Leipzig) 99, 2, 523-534.

23. Liritzis, I and Coucouzeli, A (2007) Ancient Greek Heliocentric Views Hidden from Prevailing Beliefs? Studies in History and Philosophy of Science, 11(1), 39-49.

24. Liritzis, I and Artelaris, G (2010) Astronomical orientations of Dragon Houses (Palli Laka, Kapsala, Oche) and Armena Gate (Euboea, Greece). Mediterranean Archaeology & Archaeometry, Special Issue, (D.Keller, Guest editor.), Vol.10, No.3, 41-52.

25. Liritzis.I, Petropoulos.B and Zachariadis.Th (1983) Variation of aurorae frequency of occurrence as a function of solar indeces and geomagnetic intensity Proceedings of 3rd Hellenic Physicists Conference, 226-227.(in Greek)

26. Petropoulos, B. and Liritzis, Y. (1984). Ozone concentration and Aurora frequency in relation to solar-terrestrial indices; Proc. Quadrennial Symp. on Ozone, Chalkidiki (Greece), eds. Zerefos C.S. and Chazi A., D., Reidel & Co., Dordrecht, 691 – 696. (refereed)

27. Liritzis.I (2000) The future role of archaeoastronomy of Greece in 2000+, Proceedings of the Panhellenic Conference on: Astronomy 2000+ Greek prospects for the 21st century, Penteli Astronomical Station 12 & 13 Nov. 1998, (J.Ventura, R.Korakitis, E.Kontizas, eds.), Greek National Committee for Astronomy, 101-105.(refereed).

28. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2006) Highligting New Archaeoastronomical Results From Greece (prehistoric, classical and Byzantine temples). In Lights and Shadows in Cultural Astronomy, Proceedings of SEAC 13, 2005, Regione Autonoma Della Sardegna & Instituto de Astrofisica de Canarias, Isili, Sardinia, 220-238.

29. Liritzis.I and Vassiliou.H (2006) Further solar alignments of Greek Byzantine churches. Proceedings of SEAC 14, Rhodes, Special Issue of Mediter. Archaeology & Archaeometry, Vol.6, No.3, 7-26 (refereed).

30. Liritzis.I (2006) The birth of God Sun: the Winter solstice and the symbols in various societies. TYPOS in HISTORY, No.1, 23 Dec. 2006, 12-14 (in Greek)

31.Ioannis Liritzis and Belén Castro (2013) :  DELPHI AND COSMOVISION: APOLLO’S ABSENCE AT THE LAND OF THE HYPERBOREANS AND THE TIME FOR CONSULTING THE ORACLE, Journal of Astronomical History and Heritage, 16(2), 184-206 (2013).

32. Castro Belen, Liritzis I, and Nyquist, A (2015) Oracular Functioning And Architecture of Five Ancient Apollo Temples Through Archaeastronomy:Novel Approach And Interpretation Nexus Network Journal, Architecture & Mathematics, 18(2), 373-395 (DOI:10.1007/s00004-015-0276-2)

33. Liritzis, I, Al-Otaibi, F.M, Castro, B, Drivaliari, A (2015) Nabatean tombs orientation by remote sensing: Provisional results. Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, Vol. 15, No 3, pp. 289-299 (DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.33835

34.Liritzis, I, Bousoulegka E, Nyquist A, Castro Belen, Fahad Mutlaq Alotaibi, Drivaliari A. (2017) New evidence from archaeoastronomy on Apollo oracles and Apollo-Asclepius related cult. Journal of Cultural Heritage (in press).