Costas Chaikalis was born in Athens, Greece, on March 1973. He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering in 1995 from Technological Educational Institute of Lamia, Greece. He also received the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees from Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK, in 1999 and 2003, respectively. During his doctoral studies, he worked as a Research Assistant for Mobile Virtual Center of Excellence (Mobile VCE), Terminals Group, UK. His research interests are in all areas of mobile communications but especially in forward error correction coding, reconfigurable (software radio) architectures, cross-layer architectures, and DSP applications. He has been the author of more than 20 journal, conference, and book chapter publications.
Biography Updated on 12 January 2008