Department of Electrical Engineering
National Technical University of Athens
Scientific Career B.Sc Electrical Engineering, National Technical University of Athens, Greece, 1979, M.Sc. Communication Engineering, UMIST, England, 1980, Ph.D., Computer Science Division, NTUA, 1984, Research Scientist at Center Telecommunications Research, Columbia University, NY, USA, 1987 – 1989, Ass. Professor (1990-1996), Professor of the Computer Science Division of NTUA, 1997- , Director Image, Video & Multimedia Systems Lab, ECE School, NTUA, 1990-. Member of the: Executive Committee of the European Neural Network Society, 2007–, European Member State Expert Group (MSEG) 2004-, High level Expert Group of EUREKA, 2012 and 100 publications in International Scientific Journals, 200 presentations in International Conferences, Co-Editor of the book ‘Multimedia and the Semantic Web’, Wiley, 2005, General Chair of 5 International Conferences.
Analysis and Search of Multimedia Content, Intelligent Systems and Artificial Neural Networks, Knowledge – based Technologies, Human Machine Interaction and Affective Computing, Learning Technologies and Systems, Serious Games, Education and training of persons with special needs. Leading more than 100 projects in these research fields.