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Nikolaos Pappas is an Associate Professor in the Department of Science and TechnologyLinköping University. He joined LiU in March 2014 as a Marie Curie Fellow (IAPP) at the Mobile Telecommunications GroupNikolaos received his B.S. degree in Computer Science from University of Crete, Greece in 2005, and M.S. degree in Computer Science from University of Crete, Greece, in 2007. He also received his B.S. degree in Mathematics from University of Crete, Greece in 2012.  He received his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Computer Science of the University Of Crete, Greece in August 2012. 
From 2005 to 2012, he was a graduate research assistant with the Telecommunications and Networks Laboratory of the ICS-FORTH and he has been a visiting scholar at the Institute of Systems Research at the University of MarylandFrom Sep. 2012 to Feb. 2014, Nikolaos was a postdoctoral researcher at the Department of Telecommunications, at Supélec, Gif Sur Yvette, France. From Feb. 2013 to Jan. 2018 he was serving as an Editor for the IEEE Communications Letters. Currently he is serving as an Associate Editor for the IEEE Transactions on Communications and the IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks.

His main interests are: Network-Level Cooperative Networks, Wireless Energy Harvesting Networks, Stability Analysis, Queueing Theory, Age-of-Information, Network Coding, Stochastic Geometry.


News:
  • Nov. 2018 - TPC member for EuCNC 2019.
  • Oct. 2018 - Organizing the ULLWN workshop in conjunction with IEEE INFOCOM 2019.
  • Oct. 2018 - TPC member for the 2nd Age of Information (AoI) Workshop in conjunction with IEEE INFOCOM 2019.
  • Oct. 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Stable Throughput Region of the Two-User Interference Channel" at the Elsevier Ad Hoc Networks.
  • Sep. 2018 - TPC member for IEEE WCNC 2019.
  • Sep. 2018 - Accepted workshop paper "Throughput Analysis for Relay-Assisted Millimeter-Wave Wireless Networks" in the IEEE GLOBECOM Workshops - Emerging Technologies for 5G and Beyond Wireless and Mobile Networks.
  • Sep. 2018 - Accepted conference paper "Delay Performance of a Two-User Broadcast Channel with Security Constraints", in the Global Information Infrastructure and Networking Symposium (GIIS 2018).
  • Aug. 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Resource Optimization with Flexible Numerology and Frame Structure for Heterogeneous Services" at the IEEE Communications Letters.
  • July 2018 - Three papers accepted in the IEEE GLOBECOM 2018.
  • July 2018 - TPC member for IEEE GLOBECOM 2019 SPC.
  • July 2018 - TPC member for IEEE ICC 2019.
  • June 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Throughput with Delay Constraints in a Shared Access Network with Priorities" at the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications
  • June 2018 - Accepted conference paper "Performance Analysis of a System with Bursty Traffic and Adjustable Transmission Times" in the ISWCS 2018 - Special Session Ultra-Reliable Low Latency Communications.
  • May 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Stable Throughput Region of the Two-User Broadcast Channel" at the IEEE Transactions on Communications.
  • May 2018 - Accepted conference paper "Deadline-constrained Bursty Traffic in Random Access Wireless Networks" in the IEEE SPAWC 2018.
  • Apr. 2018 - Joined the Editorial Board of IEEE Transactions on Communications.
  • Apr. 2018 - Joined the Editorial Board of IEEE/KICS Journal of Communications and Networks.
  • Mar. 2018 - TPC member for IEEE VTC 2018 Fall.
  • Mar. 2018 - Accepted conference paper "Maximum Throughput Scheduling for Multi-connectivity in Millimeter-Wave Networks" in the RAWNET, WiOpt 2018.
  • Mar. 2018 - Accepted conference paper "QoS Provisioning in Large Wireless Networks" in the SPASWIN, WiOpt 2018.
  • Mar. 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Secure Communications for the Two-user Broadcast Channel with Random Traffic" at the IEEE Transactions on Information Forensics & Security.
  • Mar. 2018 - Serving as publicity chair for International conference on wireless communications and signal processing (WCSP 2018).
  • Feb. 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Stable Throughput and Delay Analysis of a Random Access Network With Queue-Aware Transmission" at the IEEE Transactions on Wireless Communications.
  • Feb. 2018 - TPC member for IEEE GLOBECOM 2018 SPC, CRN, MWN.
  • Jan. 2018 - Accepted journal paper "Throughput and Delay Analysis of Wireless Caching Helper Systems with Random Availability" at the IEEE Access.
  • Jan. 2018 - Accepted conference paper "Performance Analysis of an Adaptive Queue-Aware Random Access Scheme with Random Traffic" in the IEEE ICC 2018.
  • Dec. 2017 - Organizing special session "Low Latency Communications in Cooperative Networks", IEEE SPAWC 2018.
  • Dec. 2017 - TPC member for European Wireless 2018 and EuCNC 2018.
  • Nov. 2017 - Accepted journal paper "Wireless Network-Level Partial Relay Cooperation: A Stable Throughput Analysis" at the Journal of Communications and Networks (JCN).
  • Nov. 2017 -  Our monograph "Age of Information: A New Concept, Metric, and Tool" published in Foundations and Trends in Networking, NOW.
  • Nov. 2017 - TPC member for BalkanCom 2018
  • Oct. 2017 - Project proposal "Low Latency Communications for Wireless Networks: Exploiting Traffic Characteristics" funded by CENIIT.
  • Sep. 2017 - TPC member for IEEE ICC 2018.
  • Aug. 2017 - TPC member for IEEE 1st 5G WORLD FORUM 2018.