School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Ioannis Papaefstathiou

Ioannis Papaefstathiou

Ioannis Papaefstathiou

Short Bio

Yannis Papaefstathiou’s main research interests are in the design and implementation methodologies for CPS with tightly coupled design parameters and highly constrained resources as well as in heterogeneous High Performance Computing (HPC) systems. Before joining Aristotle University of Thessaloniki he was an Assistant Professor, and Associate Professor and Professor at ECE School at Technical University of Crete. He has published more than 100 papers in IEEE and ACM-sponsored journals and conferences, he has been the guest editor an IEEE Micro issues and he is a member of the Program Committee of numerous IEEE and ACM conferences. He is participating / has participated in numerous European R&D Programmes; in total he has been Principal Investigator in more than 15 competitively funded research projects in Europe (in more than half of them he was the technical coordinator of the whole project), in the last 10 years, where his cumulative budget share exceeds €9 million.


Undergraduate Studies:
1996 B.Sc, in Computer Science
University of Crete, Greece
1997 M.Sc. in Computer Science
Harvard University, USA
Doctoral Diploma:
2001 Ph.D in Computer Science
University of Cambridge, UK

Research Interests

  • Computer Design
  • Computer Architecture
  • Design and development of Cyber Physical Systems
  • IoT Security
  • High Performance Computing (HPC)
  • Security and Privacy of parallel systems
Electronics & Computers
Computer Design
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5th Floor, Building D, Faculty of Engineering
Cooperation Hours
Monday 12:00-14:00, Tuesday 12:00-13:00
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