School of Electrical and Computer Engineering

Leonidas Pitsoulis

Leonidas Pitsoulis

Leonidas Pitsoulis

Short Bio

Leonidas Pitsoulis has received his Ph.D. from the University of Florida in mathematical optimization algorithms and has held academic positions at Princeton and London School of Economics among others, while he is currently a professor at the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. His research interests include among others, mathematical optimization algorithms, graph theory and matroids, complex networks, data science, machine learning and artificial intelligence. He has published numerous research papers and books while he is also a member of the editorial board in four international journals. His industrial experience focuses around the design and implementation of the necessary models and infrastructure to support artificial intelligence systems at scale.


Undergraduate Studies:
1993, Degree in Operations Research, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
Wichita State University, USA
Doctoral Diploma:
1998 Ph.D. in Combinatorial Optimization, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering
University of Florida, USA

Research Interests

  • Combinatorial Optimization
  • Computational Discrete Mathematics
  • Graph Theory and Matroids
  • Machine Learning
  • Complex Networks
  • Robust Statistics
Electronics & Computers
Computational Discrete Mathematics
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1st Floor, Building B, Faculty of Engineering
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