I was born in Athens, Greece. I received my B.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Mathematics from the University of Patras, Greece, in 1996 and 2003, respectively. From 1996 to 2006, I have been a Research Assistant with the Computational Intelligence Lab, Department of Mathematics, University of Patras and participated in several research projects funded by public and private organizations. From 1998 to 2005 I worked in Greek industry as network and systems engineer, participating in several projects and designed, implemented and supported secure multi-protocol computer networks, with high efficiency and guaranteed quality of service.

I have been a visiting Lecturer with the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, University of the Aegean, Greece (2003); visiting Lecturer with the Department of Materials Science, University of Patras, Greece (2004); visiting Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics, University of Central Greece, Greece (2005-2007); Postdoctorate Fellow with the Department of Mathematics, University of Patras (2004-2006). I am currently an Associate Professor and Department Head of the Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics, University of Thessaly, Greece (2008-). Additionally, I am the Director of the Post-graduate Program: “Informatics and Computational Biomedicine” of the School of Science, University of Thessaly.

I served as a Member of the Board of the Hellenic Artificial Intelligence Society (2010-2014). I am an active member of the IEEE Neural Networks Society and the IEEE Bioinformatics and Bioengineering Technical Committee (BBTC).

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My full curriculum vitae can be downloaded from the link: Curriculum Vitae (download)

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My Ph.D. thesis (in Greek) is available to download. To typeset your Ph.D. thesis, you may want to download my Greek LaTeX style (class) and some sample LaTeX files. You will need the Kerkis font family to typeset it correctly. If you make any alterations/corrections to my class, please let me know…