Elias Manolakos

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Short CV

Elias S. Manolakos received the Diploma in Electrical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens, the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, USA, and a Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA. He is currently an Assoc. Professor with the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, University of Athens, where he is also the Director of the multi-disciplinary graduate program “Information Technologies in Medicine and Biology”. Before returning to Greece (2004) he has been an Assistant and then Associate Professor (with tenure) at Northeastern University, Boston, USA where for three years (1996-1999) he also served as the Director of the internationally known “Communications and Digital Signal Processing (CDSP), Center for Research and Graduate Studies”. 

Dr. Manolakos research interests include parallel and distributed DSP, embedded systems, machine learning, predictive modelling and their applications in network computing, sensor networks, computational biology and  ecological systems modeling. He has authored, or co-authored with his students, more than 120 articles in international journals and refereed Conference proceedings. Elias has received the prestigious NSF Research Initiation Award (1992) and has led or played a leadership role in more than 20 research projects supported by funding agencies in the U.S. (NSF, EPA, DARPA, etc.), EU (FP6, FP7, AAL) and Greece (GSRT).

Dr. Elias S. Manolakos has been elected and served for two consecutive three-year terms in the International Technical Committees IEEE Design and Implementation of Signal Processing Systems (IEEE-DISPS) and IEEE Machine Learning for Signal Processing (IEEE-MLSP). He is currently serving in the Advisory Board of both these committees. Elias has been an Editorial Board member (Associate Editor) of several prestigious scientific journals (IEEE Transactions on Signal Processing, IEEE Transactions on Neural Networks, IEEE Signal Processing Letters, IEEE Computing in Science and Engineering, Journal of Signal Processing Systems, Springer etc.) and the Chair of the Technical Program and/or organizing committees of several IEEE Conferences and Workshops. Dr. Elias S. Manolakos is an IEEE Senior Member (elected in 1995).
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Phone: +30-210-7275312
Fax: +30-210-7275214
Email: eliasm [AT] di.uoa.gr