Success Stories

Distinguished alumni

Graduates and PhD students of the Department have joined the teaching and research staff of distinguished universities. The graduates honored the Department with excellent career and as a minimum recognition, below are their names with links to their individual websites.

Dr. Antonios Gouglidis


Lecturer, School of Computing and Communications, Lancaster University

Evangelos Kanoulas


Professor, Informatics Institute & Amsterdam Business School

University of Amsterdam

Spyros Kitsiou


Assistant Professor, Biomedical and Health Information Sciences, University of Illinois at Chicago

Aristides Matopoulos


Reader, Engineering Systems & Management, Aston Logistics and Systems Institute, Aston University

Konstantinos Metaxoglou


Associate Professor, University of Carleton, Ottawa, Canada

Foteini Baldimtsi


Assistant Professor, Computer Science Department, George Mason University

Charalampos (Babis) Papamanthou


Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Maryland

Anastasia Paparrizou


CNRS Researcher, CRIL-CNRS

Asterios Toutios


Research Assistant Professor

Ming Hsieh Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering

University of Southern California, USA

Nikos Tsantalis


Associate Professor at the department of Computer Science & Software Engineering at Concordia University

Charalampos (Harry) Triantafyllidis


Senior Research Scientist,  Computational Biology & Integrative Genomics, Department of Oncology, Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford, UK

Marios-Eleftherios Fokaefs


Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Engineering and Software Engineering, Polytechnique Montreal

Panagiotis Fotaris


Principal Lecturer, Course leader for Digital Games Development, University of Brighton


Many graduates of the Department excel in the private sector as executives of leading companies or entities, in Information technology and other disciplines. The following are examples of certain cases of distinguished alumni for whom the Department of Applied Informatics feels particularly happy.

Dimitrios Athanasiou


Principal Software Engineer, Elastic

Dimitri Andreou


Software Engineer, YouTube (Alphabet)

Yannis Assael


Research Scientist, Google DeepMind

Yannis Assael: From the University of Macedonia to Google DeepMind

Lampros Kalyvas


Senior Policy Expert, European Banking Authority, London, UK

Thomas Karagiannis


Research Scientist, Microsoft Research

Thanasis Noulas


Senior Data Scientist, Netflix

Stelios Paparizos


Research Scientist, Google

Kostas (Konstantinos) Chalkias


Cryptographer & Blockchain Engineer, Facebook




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