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).
He has published 124 journal papers and over 190 conference papers (h-index 32). He is also co-author in 3 books, 18 chapters in different books and he filled 3 patents. He has supervised 15 Ph.D. students and 7 Post Docs researchers.
Dr. Verikoukis has participated in more than 40 competitive projects while he has served as the Principal investigator in national projects in Greece and in Spain. He served as the technical manager of the ITN-GREENET, the ITN-5GSTEPFWD, the CELTIC-GREEN-T and LOOP projects.
He has received the best paper award of the Communication QoS, Reliability & Modelling Symposium (CQRM) symposium in the IEEE ICC 2011 & ICC 2014, 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. 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 also appointed as Steering Committe member of the IEEE Transactions on Sustainable Computing (TSUSC) (2017-present)
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 has been appointed 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 is currently the Vice-Chair of the IEEE ComSoc Technical Committees Board.
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 a member of 10 PhD evaluation panels.
ORCID ID: http://orcid.org/0000-0001-8774-1052
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.