Konstantinos Masselos

Konstantinos Masselos is a professor in computer systems design in the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications at University of Peloponnese and since 2013 the rector of University of Peloponnese. He received a first degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Patras in 1994 and the MSc in VLSI Systems Engineering from University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology in 1996. In April 2000 he received a PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from University of Patras. He carried out his PhD work in cooperation with the Inter-university Micro Electronics Centre (IMEC) in Leuven, Belgium where he was a researcher from 1997 to 1999. From 2001 to 2005 he was with Intracom S.A, where he was involved in R&D projects on the development of wireless communication systems. In 2005 he joined the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering at Imperial College London as a lecturer in digital systems. Since 2006 he is with University of Peloponnese and an honorary lecturer of the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering of Imperial College London. His main research interests include compilers and architecture synthesis, FPGAs and integrated circuits design and low power design. He has published more than 100 papers in international journals and conferences. Since 2005 he is regularly involved as an expert in the evaluation of proposals for research funding and of research projects for different EC units. He has also served as vice rector of academic affairs, head of the research committee and head of the Department of Computer Science and Technology of University of Peloponnese.