• PhD. Electrical & Computer Engineering, Univ. of Patras, Greece (2012)
  •     PhD Thesis: Emotion Recognition from Speech Using Digital Signal Processing and Machine Learning Techniques, Feb. 2012.
  • Dipl. Electrical & Computer Engineering, Univ. of Patras, Greece (2005)
  •     Diploma Thesis: Usage of IEEE 802.11 and Bluetooth Wireless Network Standards and Development of Telematic Application, Mar. 2005.


  • IEEE member
  • ACM member
  • ISRE member
  • Member of the Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE)

Research interests

  • Human-computer interaction
  • Multimodal interaction
  • Affective computing
  • physiological signal processing
  • multimodal signal processing
  • emotion/affect recognition from speech
  • digital signal processing
  • speech signal processing
  • dialogue systems
  • design of language resources
  • machine learning
  • data clustering

R&D projects

  • AMIBIO (LIFE08 NAT/GR/539): "Automatic acoustic Monitoring and Inventorying of BIOdiversity"
  • FP7 PLAYMANCER NO:215839, "PlayMancer: A European Serious Gaming 3D Environment"
  • FP7-COLLABORATIVE PROMETHEUS GA NO:214901, "Prediction and interpretation of human behaviour based on probabilistic structures and heterogeneous sensors"
  • IST-2005-034753 MOVEON, "Multi-modal and multi-sensor zero-distraction interaction interface for two wheel vehicles ON the move"
  • IST-2001-32746 INSPIRE, "Infotainment Management with speech Interaction via Remote-Microphones and Telephone Interfaces"
  • IST-2001-32343 GEMINI-GENERIC, "Generic Environment for Multilingual Interactive Natural Interfaces"
  • LE4-8315-DGXIII-IDAS, "Interactive, Telephone-based, Directory Assistance Services"
  • 96-06-MDD-0137-00/98-06-NOR090, "Electronic Dictionary of Pronunciation and Usage of the Grecanic Dialect of South Italy"
  • SPEECHDAT LE2-4001 10372/0, "Speech Databases for the Creation of Voice Driven Teleservices"