Computing Systems, Security and Networks (CSSN) Research Lab

Department of Informatics, Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki (ATEITHE)

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Department of Informatics, Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (ATEITHE)
P.O. Box. 141 , 57400 Sindos
Thessaloniki, GREECE
Tel: (+30) 2310-013024
Fax: (+30) 2310-798256
e-mail: peris AT , pchatzimisios AT
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Short CV (Long CV)

Dr. Chatzimisios serves as an Associate Professor, the Director of the Computing Systems, Security and Networks (CSSN) Research Lab and a Division Head in the Department of Informatics at the Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki (ATEITHE), Greece. Dr. Chatzimisios is involved in several standardization and IEEE activities serving as a Member of the Standards Development Board for the IEEE Communication Society (ComSoc), IEEE ComSoc Standards Program Development Board and IEEE ComSoC Education & Training Board as well as Vice Chair of the Technical Committee on Big Data (TSCBD) and Vice Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committee in Information Infrastructure and Networking (TCIIN). He is the editor/author of 8 books and more than 120 peer-reviewed papers and book chapters on the topics of performance evaluation and standardization activities of mobile/wireless communications, Internet of Things, Big Data and vehicular networking. His published research work has received more than 2800 citations by other researchers. Dr. Chatzimisios obtained his Ph.D. from Bournemouth University (UK) in 2005 and his B.Sc. from ATEITHE (Greece) in 2000.

He is also the Departamental Erasmus+ Coordinator, a member of the Student Placement Committee and the Counselor/Founder of the IEEE Student Branch of the Department of Informatics (Alexander TEI of Thessaloniki).

In the past, he has been a postdoctoral researcher under a research fellowship by the Greek State Scholarship Foundation (I.K.Y.).  He was also employed as an adjunct Assistant Professor / Lecturer in University of Macedonia, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, University of Western Macedonia, Technological Educational Institute of Larisa and Technological Educational Institute of Serres (Greece) where he was engaged with teaching and research on computer and telecommunications networks. He has also collaborated with the Hellenic Open University (EAP).


In March 2005, he received the PhD degree in Electrical & Computer Engineering at the School of Design, Engineering and Computing (DEC) of the Bournemouth University, United Kingdom, discussing the doctoral thesis “Performance Modeling and Enhancement of Wireless Communication Protocols” under the supervision of Prof. Anthony Boucouvalas.

In January 2000, he received the B.Sc degree in Informatics from the Technological Educational Institute (TEI) of Thessaloniki, Greece, discussing the thesis “Study and Presentation of the SNMP Protocol” under the supervision of Prof. Anthony Vafeiadis.

Professional Activities (full list)

Dr. Chatzimisios serves on the Editorial Boards of many international peer-reviewed journals such as IEEE Communications Surveys & Tutorials , Wiley Transactions on Emerging Telecommunications Technologies, formerly known as European Transactions on Telecommunications , Elsevier Computer Standards & Interfaces , ICaST Global Community Magazine , Springer Wireless Networks, Springer Telecommunication Systems , IGI International Journal of Wireless Networks and Broadband Technologies (IJWNBT) and on the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Computers and Applications . He is the Lead Guest Editor for several Special Issues such as "Next Generation Networks Service Management" of the Elsevier Computer Communications (with P. Bellavista, I. Habib and A. Vinel, 2010). In the past, he has served as Lead Guest Editor in the Special Issue on "Recent Advances in IEEE 802.11 WLANs: Protocols, Solutions and Future Directions" of the ACM/Springer Mobile Networks and Applications (MONET), (with Y. Xiao, I. Tinnirello, F. Granelli and E. S. Elmallah, 2009) and in the Special Issue on "Wireless Communication protocols: Performance Analysis and Optimizations" of the Mediterranean Journal of Computers and Networks (MEDJCN), (with V. Vitsas, 2006).

Dr. Chatzimisios also serves as Organising Committee member and Technical Program Committee member of several IEEE/ACM international conferences. He is TPC Co-Chair of the IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications Conference (ISCC 2011), Kerkyra, June 2011, General Co-Chair of the 2nd International Conference on Mobile Lightweight Wireless Systems (MOBILIGHT 2010), Barcelona, May 2010, Publicity Co-Chair of the IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications Conference (ISCC 2010 and ISCC 2009) and TPC Co-Chair of the Multimedia Communications Symposium for CHINACOM 2010, August 2010. He is also the Workshop Chair of the 5th Workshop on multiMedia Applications over Wireless Networks (MediaWiN 2010), Riccione, June 2010 and the 1st IEEE International Workshop on Convergence of Heterogeneous Wireless Systems (CON-WIRE 2010), Zurich, August 2010.

In the past, he was the Publication Co-Chair and the National Ambassador of Greece for the IEEE International Symposium on Personal, Indoor and Mobile Radio Communications (PIMRC 2008), that took place in Cannes-Palais de Festivals, September 2008. He has also served as Technical Program Co-Chair for the 1st International Conference on Mobile Lightweight Wireless Systems (MOBILIGHT 2009), that took place in Athens, May 2009 and as the Workshop Chair of the 3rd, 2nd and 1st Workshop on multiMedia Applications over Wireless Networks (MediaWiN 2008, 2007 and 2006), which were held in conjunction with the IEEE International Symposium on Computers and Communications Conference (ISCC 2008 and 2007) and the 12th European Wireless Conference (EW 2006), respectively. He was the Special Session Co-Chair in "QoS, Reliability and Performance Modelling", that took place in conjunction with the 6th International Symposium on Communication Systems, Networks and Digital Signal Processing (CSNDSP 2008), Graz, July 2008.

Dr. Chatzimisios is a Member of Institute of Electrical & Electronic Engineers (IEEE), Association for Computing Machinery (ACM), IET and Hellenic Union of Informatics.