Costas Panagiotakis was born in Heraklion, Crete, Greece in 1979. He is married with two children.
He received the B.Sc. (9.0/10 highest honors), M.Sc. (highest honors) and Ph.D. degrees in Computer Science from University of Crete in 2001, 2003 and 2007, respectively.
Currently, he is Associate Professor and Head in Department of Management Science and Technology, Hellenic Mediterranean University. He has been involved in several R&D projects funded by the EC. He is also researcher at the Computational Vision and Robotics Laboratory, Institute of Computer Science, Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas. In 1999 he has also joined the Multimedia Informatics Laboratory (Supervisor: Prof. G. Tziritas), University of Crete. In the past, he was Visiting Professor in Computer Science Dept., University of Crete (2008-2012).
He is the author of one book (monograph) and more than 70 articles in international journals and conferences with more than 1000 citations.
Dr. Panagiotakis has been received several awards and prizes:
- Greek State Scholarship Foundation (IKY) undergraduate scholarships (1997-1999),
- Cor Baayen Award finalist (2009),
- Best Paper Award on International Conference on Future Information Technology (2011),
His research interests include signal processing, image and video analysis, 3D animation, multimedia and pattern recognition.
Detailed CV .doc (in Greek)
Presentation of Research Work in .pdf