Christos Verikoukis got his Ph.D. from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) in 2000. He is currently a Fellow Researcher at CTTC (Head of the SMARTECH department) and an adjunct professor at Barcelona University (Electronics Department) (2008-present).
Dr. Christos h-index is 39 and his publications achieved a total of 6200 citations. He has published 134 journal papers and over 200 conference papers. He is also the co-author of 3 books, 20 chapters of different books and of 3 patents. Since 2004, he has supervised 25 Ph.D. students (18 PhD graduations) and 5 Post Docs researchers.
He is the Project Coordinator of the 5GPP-Phase III MonB5G and the ITN-SEMANTIC projects, the Technical Manager of the ITN-5G-STEPFWD, the Principal Investigator of the Spot5G national project and a Consolidated Research Group funded by the Regional Government. He is serving as the Principal Investigator at CTTC of the following EC-funded projects, 5G-Solutions, SEMIOTICS, CONNECT, Progressus, 5G-ROUTES, DARLENE and PANDORA. He participated in more than 40 EC-funded projects.He served as the technical manager of the ITN-GREENET, the CELTIC-GREEN-T and LOOP projects.
He received the best paper award of the Communication QoS, Reliability & Modelling Symposium (CQRM) symposium in the IEEE ICC 201, ICC 2014 & ICC2020, of the Selected Areas in Communications Symposium in the IEEE GLOBECOM 2015, of the EUCNC 2016 conference, the EURASIP 2013 Best Paper Award for the Journal on Advances in Signal Processing and the Best Demo Award in IEEE CAMAD2018 and the 1st prize in the IEEE ComSoc Student Competition (as a Mentor) 2015.
He has delivered 14 tutorials in prestigious conferences such as IEEE ICC, IEEE Globecom and IEEE WCNC and more than 30 invited talks.
He is currently serving as the Founded Associate Editor-in-Chief of the IEEE Networking Letters and as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Communications Surveys and Tutorials, of the IEEE Networks Magazine and of the IEEE Transactions of Green Communications and Networking. He has also appointed as Steering Committe member of the IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing (TSUSC) (2017-present). Moreover, he has served as a Guest Editor in 14 special issues in prestigious Journals and Magazines (IEEE Communications Magazine (e.g. IEEE Networks Magazine, IEEE Wireless Communications Magazine, IEEE Communications Magazine, IEEE Access, IEEE Tran on Industrial Inforamtics etc..).
He has been appointed to serve as the TPC Co-Chair of the IEEE Globecom 2022 in Rio de Janeiro and he is serving as the Symposium Co-Chair of the CQRM Symposium for the ICC2021 in Canada. He was the general Co-Chair of the 17th, 18th, 19th, 20th and the 22nd IEEE Workshop on Computer-Aided Modelling, Analysis and Design of Communication Links and Networks (CAMAD), the TPC Co-Chair of the 15th IEEE International Conference on eHealth Networking, Application & Services (Healthcom 2013), the 7th IEEE Latin-American Conference on Communications (Latincom 2014) and the 24th IEEE International Conference on Telecommunications (ICT 2017). He was also served as the symposium co-chair of the CQRM symposium in the IEEE ICC 2015, 2016 & 2018 and in the IEEE Globecom 2017 as well as of the eHealth Symposium in IEEE Globecom 2015.
He is the IEEE ComSoc EMEA Director (2020-2021), a Board of Governors member for the IEEE ComSoc (2020-2021) and a member of the IEEE ComSoc Member Service Board (2020-2021). He is also service as a member-at-large of the GLOBECOM/ICC Technical Content (GITC) Standing Committee (2019-2020). He was an officer (Secretary 2013-2014, Vice-Chair 2014-2015 and Chair 2015-2018) of the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committee on Communication Systems Integration and Modelling (CSIM). He was also the Vice-Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committees Board (2018-2020).
Dr. Verikoukis has served as independent expert acting as an evaluator in different research funding agencies EC (FP7 and H2020), ARTEMIS JU, EURIPIDES, ERA.Net, Spain (ANEP, and AGAUR), Qatar (QNRF), Swiss (SNSF), Hellenic States Scholarship foundations, Academy of Finland, Hellenic Ministry for Education, KAUST University, United Arab Emirates University, EDGE program. He has also served as an expert of the Hellenic Quality Assurance and Accreditation Agency for Greek Universities.
ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8774-1052
H2020-ICT-2018-3 // Grant agreement ID: 856691
2014 SGR 1551
Project Contract/Code: TSI-020400-2008-82
Project Contract/Code: TSI-020400-2008-113
Project contract/code: 216715
Project contract/code: FIT-330215-2007-8
Project contract/code: TEC2006-1 0459/TCM
Project contract/code: FIT-330225-2007-14
project contract/code: FIT-330210-2006-75, Celtic code:CP 2-035, and MYTIC code: TEC2006-1 0459/TCM.