Dr. Christos Dimopoulos (Technology) completed his Doctor of Philosophy degree in Control Engineering at the University of Sheffield. He has 15 years of experience

in the academic sector. He is currently holding the positions of Associate Professor of Computer Science & Engineering, Dean of the School of Sciences, and Director of the Decision Support & Systems Optimisation research laboratory (DSSO) in European University Cyprus. His research focuses on the development of interdisciplinary Decision Support Systems in industrial environments using operational research and artificial intelligence methodologies. He has significant experience as Scientific Coordinator or Research Collaborator in a large number of projects. His research accomplishments also include the publication of a considerable number of journal articles and book chapters.

Publications
Year Title Other authors Journal and Publisher / Conference Vol. Pages
2018 The expression and prognostic impact of immune cytolytic activity-related markers in human malignancies: A comprehensive meta-analysis” Roufas, C., Chasiotis, D., Makris, A., Efstathiades, Zaravinos, A. Molecular and Cellular Oncology / Frontiers 8 -
2018 Engineering Attractiveness in the European Educational Environment: Can Distance Education Approaches Make a Difference?” Katzis, K., Meletiou-Mavrotheris, M., Lasica, I.-E Education Sciences / MDPI 8 (1) -
2017 Energy critical infrastructures at risk from climate change: A state of the art review Varianou-Mikellidou, C., Shakou, L-M., Boustras Safety Science / Elsevier 110 110-120
2017 The Concept of Ageing in Evolutionary Algorithms: Discussion and Inspirations for Human Ageing Papageorgis, P., Efstathiades, C., Boustras, G., Mechanisms of Ageing and Development 163 8-14
2016 Research Challenges in future laboratory-based STEM Education Lasica, I.-E., Katzis, K., Meletiou-Mavrotheris, M. Bulletin of the ΙΕΕΕ Technical Committee on Learning Technology 18 (1) 2-5
2015 Interdisciplinary design of scheduling Decision Support Systems in small-sized SME environments: the i-DESME framework Cegarra, J., Papageorgiou, G., Gavriel, G., and Chouchourelou, A. Journal of Decision Systems 24(3) 227-254
2011 Design of Planning & Scheduling Algorithms: A Critical Discussion Riezebos, J., Hoc, J-M., Mebarki, N., Wezel, W.M.C. van, Pinot, G. Behavioral Operations in Planning and Scheduling, Springer 299-322
2006 Multiobjective optimisation of manufacturing cell design International Journal of Production Research 44(22) 4855-4875
2004 Evolving knowledge for the solution of clustering problems in cellular manufacturing Mort, N International Journal of Production Research 42(19) 4119-4133
2000 Recent developments in evolutionary computation for manufacturing optimisation: problems, solutions and comparisons Zalzala, A.M.S IEEE Transactions in Evolutionary Computation 4(2) 93-113