Short bio

Charis Papadopoulos is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Mathematics of the University of Ioannina. He received his Master and PhD degree from the Department of Computer Science in 2001 and 2005, respectively. For two years (2005-2007), has has worked as a postdoc reseacher at the Algorithms Research Group of the University of Bergen in Norway. During 2008-2010, he has also worked as a visiting researcher at the Departments of Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Ioannina. From 2011, he is a Faculty member at the Department of Mathematics, University of Ioannina. His research interests include design and analysis of algorithms, algorithmic graph theory, combinatorial enumeration, and algorithm engineering. He has published research papers in journals and refereed conferences that have attracted several citations. He has participated in national and international PhD commitees and he has supervised PhD and Master dissertations. Moreover, he has participated in research programmes funded by the European Union, Greek national funds, and Research Council of Norway, and he has given invited talks at research schools and seminars. He has also served as an evaluator for research grants funded by Research Councils of Greece, Norway, Hong Kong, Netherlands, and the European Commission.

Recent project grants

  • eFficient Algorithms for NeTwork Analysis (FANTA)
    Research programme funded by the Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation (H.F.R.I.) under the "First Call for H.F.R.I. Research Projects to support Faculty members and Researchers and the procurement of high-cost research equipment grant" (Project Number: 431).
    Scientific Advisor: Loukas Georgiadis, Duration: 2020–2023.
  • Separators and Cut Problems in Algorithmic Graph Theory
    Research programme funded by the HFRI Hellenic Foundation for Research & Innovation. Greece.
    Scientific Advisor (PhD fellow: S. Tzimas). Duration: 2017–2020.
  • Holistic Management of resources and emergencies on motorways and Road Tunnels through an Integrated Intelligent Technology System
    Research programme co-financed by the European Union and Greek national funds through the Operational Program Competitiveness, Entrepreneurship and Innovation, under the call RESEARCH - CREATE - INNOVATE (project code:T1EDK-02374)
    Scientific Advisor of University of Ioannina (partners: NTUA, NCSR “Demokritos”, EGNATIA ODOS S.A., TEKMON GEOMATICS). Duration: 2018–2021.