Kostas Vlachos received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering from the Technical University of Dresden, Dresden, Germany, in 1993. He received from the National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece, the M.S. (2000) and Ph.D. (2004) degrees in the area of Automatic Control and Robotics respectively. From 1996 to 1998, he worked as a Software Analyst in INTRACOM S.A. From 2007 to 2013, he was a visiting Lecturer at the Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Thessaly, where he taught courses in the areas of Control Systems, and Robotics. Currently, he is an Assistant Professor with the Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Ioannina. Research interests: haptic mechanisms, medical simulation, microrobotics, navigation and control of robotic mechanisms.
- Ph.D., National Technical University of Athens, 2004
- M.S., National Technical University of Athens, 2000
- B.Sc., Technical University of Dresden, 1993
- Haptic mechanisms
- Medical Simulation
- Navigation and Control of robotic mechanisms