Biography

Prof. Demosthenes Vouyioukas received the five-year Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1996) and the Ph.D. degree (2003) in Electrical and Computer Engineering both from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA). He has also received a Joint Engineering-Economics M.Sc. from NTUA (2004). From 1996 to 2003 he has been a scientific researcher, and from 2003 to 2005 he was a senior researcher at the Mobile Radiocommunications Laboratory of NTUA, where he has been engaged to several European and National Projects. In 2005, he joined the Hellenic Aerospace Industry at the Department of Satellite Communications. Ηe is currently an Associate Professor and Director of the Computer and Communication Systems Laboratory in the Department of Information and Communication Systems EngineeringUniversity of the Aegean, Greece, where since 2004 he had been an adjunct lecturer and since 2010 he had served as an Assintant Professor. He also serves as a scientific coordinator in several research projects.

He teaches undergraduate and postgraduate courses and his research interests include mobile and wireless communication systems, channel characterization and propagation models, performance modeling of wireless networks, cooperative wideband systems with relays, UWB indoor localization techniques, next generation mobile and satellite networks, MIMO and 5G technologies. He has published over 110 papers in scientific journals, books, book chapters and international conference proceedings. He is a Senior Member of IEEE and member of IEEE Communication Society of the Greek Section, a member of IFIP and ACM, a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and a former member of the Hellenic Authority for Communication Security and Privacy. He also serves as an Associate Editor of Telecommunication Systems Journal, Springer, Guest Editor of International Journal of Antennas and Propagation, Hindawi, and has served as a TPC member in several international conferences. He is a Generar Chair and Organizer at the International Summer School “Emerging Architectures and Key Technologies for 5G Networks”.

Academic Positions

  • Present2016

    Associate Professor

    Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of the Aegean

  • Present2017

    Adjunct Lecturer

    Hellenic Open University, Undergraduate Program: Computer Science

  • 20172015

    Adjunct Lecturer

    Open University of Cyprus, Postgraduate Program: Wireless Communication Systems

  • 20152010

    Assistant Professor

    Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of the Aegean

  • 20092006

    Adjunct Lecturer

    Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering, School of Engineering, University of the Aegean

  • 20072006

    Adjunct Lecturer

    Department of Computer Science and Technology, University of Peloponnesus

Education

  • PhD 2003

    PhD in Telecommunications

    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens

  • MBA 2006

    Master of Business Administration in Engineering Economic Systems

    National Technical University of Athens in collaboration with National and Kapodistrian University of Athens and University of Piraeus

  • MSc 1996

    MSc - Diploma of Engineering

    School of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens

University Administrative Positions

  • 2018 -
    Deputy Head of the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering
  • 2018 -
    Director of Postgraduate Program "IoT: Intelligent Environments in Next Generation Networks"
  • 2018 -
    Member of Internal Evaluation Group
  • 2015 -
    Institutional Coordinator for Scholarship Program YPATIA
  • 2014 -
    Director of Computer and Communication Systems Laboratory
  • 2014 -
    Member of the Research Unit
  • 2013 -
    Member of the Undergraduate Committee of Studies
  • 2013 -
    Member of the Coordinating Committee for Postgraduate Studies
  • 2011 -
    Member of the Committee of Educational Laboratories
  • 2011 -
    Institutional Coordinator for Hellas Grid
  • 2014 - 2018
    Member of the ICT Committee
  • 2013 - 2014
    Departmental Coordinator for Hellenic Academic Open Courses

Working Experience

  • 2012-2019
    Member of the plenary at the Hellenic Authority for Communication Security and Privacy
  • 2006-2009
    Research associate at the Computer and Communication Systems Laboratory of the Department of Information and Communication Systems Engineering Department
    Participation at numerous research projects as member of the Computer and Communication Systems Laboratory (CCSL).
  • 2005-2006
    Electrical Engineer at the Hellenic Aerospace Industry, Department of Satellite Development and Applications
    Telecommunication Engineering and research and development for the operation of the DVB-RCS Hub. Project management of European Union’s and national research projects.
  • 2004-2006
    Post-doctoral thesis at the Department of Information and Communications Systems Engineering
    Lecturer at Graduate Courses and at the Postgraduate Stream “Communication & Computer Networking Technologies” and Research Associate at the Telecommunications Group.
  • 2003-2005
    Senior researcher at the Mobile Radiocommunications Laboratory of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Project management at numerous research projects as a member of the Mobile Radiocommunications Laboratory (MRCL).
  • 1997-2003
    Scientific associate in the Mobile Radiocommunications Laboratory of the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering
    Participation at numerous research projects as member of the Mobile Radiocommunications Laboratory (MRCL).
  • 1996
    Electrical Engineer at the Public Power Corporation S.A
    Electrical Engineer at the Section of Wireless Communications. Testing, measurements, and installation of VHF transceivers for the Public Power Corporation’s wireless network (June 1996 - September 1996).