A. C. Boucouvalas
Anthony Boucouvalas has worked at GEC Hirst Research Centre, and became a Group Leader and a Divisional Chief Scientist until 1987 when he joined Hewlett Packard (HP) Laboratories as a Project Manager, where he worked in the areas of optical communication systems, optical networks, and instrumentation until 1994, when he joined Bournemouth University. In 1996, he became a Professor of multimedia communications and in 1999, he became the Director of the Microelectronics and Multimedia Research Centre. In 1996, he joined the University of Peloponnese as a Professor and now the Head of the department. His current research interests span the fields of wireless communications, optical fibre communications and components, multimedia communications, and human-computer interfaces, where he has published over 200 papers. He has contributed to the formation of IrDA as an industry standard and he is now a Member of the IrDA Architectures Council. He is a Fellow of the Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts, Manufacturers and Commerce (FRSA) and a Fellow of IEE (FIEE). In 2002, he became a Fellow of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (FIEEE) for contributions to optical fibre components and optical wireless communications. He is a Member of the New York Academy of Sciences, and the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM). He is an Editor of numerous journals and in the organising committees of many conferences.
Biography Updated on 12 April 2007