Nikos Frangakis

Nikos Frangakis LowNikos Frangakis holds an M.Sc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) on 2004. His main interests consist of the technologies of Virtual and Augmented Reality and their various applications in different domains, like Cultural Heritage, Ergonomics, Training and Remote Support . He has been successfully involved in many European projects dealing with VR, including the INTUITION NoE, VR-Hyperspace, ManuVAR, Use it Wisely, PASSME, Edcar and Pluggy.

Email: nikos.frangakis@iccs.gr

Phone: +30 210772 2520

Konstantinos Loupos

Konstantinos Loupos holds an MSc in Microelectronics Systems Design (University of Southamtpon UK 2002-2003) and an MEng in Electronic And Electrical Engineering (University of Manchester 1998-2002). Konstantinos Loupos is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) by the Project Management Institute. As an R&D Project Manager, he has extensivelly participated in a wide list of EC (FP5, FP6, FP7) and National (GSRT) Projects with high responsibility positions (Coordinator, Technical Manager etc). His scientific interests range in Electronics, Embedded Systems, Smartcards, Computer Programming. Other interests include Music (Guitar player), Mountain Biking and Hi-Fi Audio Systems.

Email: kloupos@iccs.gr

Tel: +30 210 772 2467

Dr. Panagiotis Lytrivis

lytrivis1Dr. Panagiotis Lytrivis received his Diploma degree from the School of Electrical & Computer Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 2006 and his PhD (NTUA) in High-level fusion techniques in vehicular networks in 2010. Currently, he is a researcher at the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems (ICCS) and he is leading the ITS team of the I-SENSE Group. His research interests include data fusion, cooperative systems and vehicular ad hoc networks. He is also a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece.

Other interests include programming in C++ and Matlab.

Email: panagiotis.lytrivis@iccs.gr

Telephone: +30 2107723865

Dr. Nikos Floudas

Dr. Nikos Floudas holds a Diploma on Electrical and Computer Engineering (2002) and a PhD on Engineering (2008) from National Technical University of Athens. His PhD thesis title is: "Development of a heterogeneous multiple sensor data fusion algorithm for dynamic surveillance and recognition of road environment objects". He is also a contributor to the publication of 4 papers in international scientific journals and 14 in international scientific conferences proceedings. During his PhD studies he worked as a research associate in ICCS for several European automotive industry projects co-funded by the E.C., such as EUCLIDE and PreVENT IP. He is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece (since 2003) and has three years working experience as a Software Engineer in Greek IT Industry (2008-2011). He worked in research and development of multi-sensor data fusion software, within projects MiniFaros and interactIVe IP. Currently, he is working in TEAM IP, including coordination of requirements and specification deliverables, SP3 project management support and CPTO application design and development.

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Email: nikos.floudas@iccs.gr

Telephone: +30 210 772 10 76

Dr. Manolis Tsogas

Dr. Manolis Tsogas has graduated from the Electrical and Computer Engineer school of NTUA and has obtained his PhD (perception and data fusion techniques in automotive active safety applications) from the laboratory of Fiber Optics an Microwaves of the NTUA. His interests include tracking, estimation theory, data fusion, remote monitoring and software development for automotive applications and wireless communications. He is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece.

Email: mtsog@iccs.gr

Telephone: +30 210 772 10 76

Dr. Areti Tzelepi

Dr. Areti Tzelepi studied for her Diploma in Physics at the University of Patras and she continued for the MSc in Software Engineering at the University of Liverpool, England. She obtained her PhD in Medical Physics from the University of Patras. During the PhD, she spent 2 years in the Dept of Neurology, State University of N.York, USA, where she worked with electrophysiological recordings of Visual Evoked Potentials and high frequency related activity (gamma and beta range). She has spent 1 year for postdoc studies in the MEG center of the Brain Science Institute, Riken, Tokyo, Japan and 3 years in the Laboratory of Physiology of Perception and Action, in College de France, Paris. Her current research interests include visual perception and brain activity during eye movement preparation and shifts of attention.

Dr. Giannis Karaseitanidis

Giannis

Dr. Giannis Karaseitanidis is a senior researcher in the Microwaves and Fibre Optics Laboratory at ICCS. He has obtained his BSc. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) on 2000. His PhD (NTUA, 2006) examined interaction techniques within VEs with emphasis on tracking systems and interaction devices. His research interests are in the field of human computer interaction with emphasis on presence. He has served as a project co-ordinator or a technical manager in various ICT related European projects on behalf of ICCS. He has published a number of articles in scientific journals and conferences while he has acted as a reviewer in several journals and conferences. From 2004 he has been managing the VR lab of NTUA and has been working in the fields of HCI and tracking within VEs. From 2013 he has been appointed as the Technical Manager of the I-SENSE group.

Email: gkara@iccs.gr

Phone: +30 210772 2280

 

 

Dr. Angelos Amditis

Dr. Angelos J. Amditis is Research Director (Researcher Aʼ), in the Institute of Communication and Computer Systems of NTUA, and member of ITS Board of Directors. In June 2018 he became the ERTICO Chairman while he has been a member of the ERTICO Supervisory Board since 2013. He is the Vice President and one of the founding members of ITS Hellas, where he also served as a President from 2012 to 2016. He was one of the initiators of the EuroVR and its President from September 2010 till March 2016. He is now a member of the Steering Committee and holds the position of the Vice-President of the Association. He is the Deputy Chairman and a Member of the Board of Directors at Athens Urban Transport Organisation (OASA) and a member of the Board of Directors of the Athens Water Supply and Sewerage Company (EYDAP S.A.).  He is the National Representative of Greece at EU on Co-operative Connected and Automated Transport and Mobility (C-ITS and CCAM) and a member of the Executive Group of ALICE, the Alliance for Logistics Innovation through Collaboration in Europe (ETP LOGISTICS). Since May 2019 he is the Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Hellenic Port Community System (HPCS) of the Piraeus Container Terminal S.A. (PCT). He is participating at the UITP (Union Internationale des Transports Publics), the Digital Transport and Logistics Forum of the European Commission, the eSafety Observers network and of the Nomadic Devices Forum (where he has served also as Secretary), the  Trilateral WG on Automation, the euRobotics, SENSORIS, WssTP, and ERTRAC Platforms and the AIOTI Association and many other EC Groups and Platforms. He is the writer of several peer reviewed journal articles, book chapters and more than 180 conference papers. His current research interests are in the fields of ITS include Automated Transport Systems, Cooperative Systems, Electromobility, Smart Mobility both for people and cargo (ITS for Logistics), cooperative systems, sensor and information fusion, data management/aggregation, communication technologies, highly and fully automated driving and embedded systems, vehicle to grid connectivity and charging optimization strategies, control algorithms, human machine interaction, smart mobility for people and freight (ITS for Logistics) and FOTs. He is also quite active on Internet related research (IoT, Cloud services etc.) and in the fields of Sensors for monitoring purposes, Telematics, Telecommunications Systems, EMC/EMI, Electromagnetic sensors,  etc. He has participated in a large number of Research projects being the scientific responsible of more than 120 European and national R&D projects in the last 17 years and currently he is the coordinator of the following projects: HYPERION(newly accepted), COREALIS (https://www.corealis.eu/ ), ICT4CART (https://www.ict4cart.eu/), RESIST (http://resistproject.eu/ ) , ELVITEN (http://www.elviten-project.eu/), IN-PREP (http://www.in-prep.eu/), SAFERtec (http://www.safertec-project.eu/), PLUGGY (https://www.pluggy-project.eu/), SCENT (https://scent-project.eu/), NeMo (http://nemo-emobility.eu), while he has successfully coordinated FABRIC (www.fabric-project.eu), RECONASS (http://reconass.eu/ ) ROBO-SPECT (http://www.robo-spect.eu/ ), Autonet2030 (http://www.autonet2030.eu/ ) INACHUS (http://www.inachus.eu), SENSKIN (http://www.senskin.eu),INTE-TRANSIT and AQUAKNIGHT projects.

For more information please visit: http://amditis.iccs.gr/