I am scientist with Signal Processing Laboratory 4 (LTS4) at Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland since 2006. I have been granted with the Ambizione award for prospective researchers by Swiss National Science Foundation (SNSF) in 2008. My research interests include network coding, multimedia communications, optimization, joint source and channel coding and distributed source coding.
I have received my Diploma and the Ph.D. degrees from the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2000 and 2005, respectively. Previously, I was a postdoctoral and postgraduate researcher with the Informatics and Telematics Institute / Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, Thessaloniki, Greece
I am member of the IEEE and regularly serve as member in technical program committees of international conferences. I am also member of the Technical Chamber of Greece.