Apostolos Argyris has received the B.S. degree in physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece (1999), the M.S. degree in microelectronics and optoelectronics from the University of Crete, Greece (2001), and the Ph.D. degree from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA), Greece (2006). He also received the B.S. degree as an Observer Meteorologist from the Hellenic National Meteorological Service, Greece, in 2005. During the period 2000-2001, he was with the Foundation of Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH) working on fiber Bragg gratings fabrication and applications. Since 2001, he is a Research Associate in the Optical Communications Laboratory, Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, NKUA. He has participated in the research activities of several national and European projects. From 2006 to 2009, he was an Adjunct Lecturer in the Department of Computer Engineering, Telecommunications and Networks of the University of Thessaly, Greece. He has published 33 papers in international refereed journals, 23 papers in international conference proceedings, and 3 chapters in books, while his work has been cited in more than 850 publications. In 2006, he was distinguished as one of the World?s Top Young Innovators 2006?Annual TR35 Award, from the Technology Review Magazine and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (M.I.T.), for his work in chaos encryption in optical communication systems. At the same year, he was awarded the Ericsson Award of Excellence in Telecommunications 2006. He serves as a Reviewer for several journals of the IEEE, AIP, OSA, Springer, ELSEVIER, and Taylor and Francis Organizations. His research interests include broadband communications and security, optical communication systems and subsystems, chaos dynamics, data analysis, signal processing, photonic engineering, optical sensing engineering, fiber technology and devices, and semiconductor lasers dynamics.
Biography Updated on 6 August 2013