Project Funding for Research Excellence

2020

COST-EUGAIN
20/10/2020
The Department of Informatics and Telecommunications participates, via Assistant Professor Maria Roussou in the role of Science Communication Manager, in the new EU COST Action CA19122 European Network For Gender Balance in Informatics (EUGAIN). COST (the European Cooperation in Science and…
2020_InSIDE_Erasmusplus
19/09/2020
The InSIDE project aims to develop accessible distance education for students with visual, auditory and motor disabilities. InSIDE brings together 14 Universities from Europe and North Africa under the Erasmus+ program. From Greece, participants are the University of Macedonia, which coordinates…
09/09/2020
Associate Professor Athanasia (Nancy) Alonistioti participates on behalf of NKUA at joint beyond 5G research initiative (JB5GRI). The joint beyond 5G research initiative (JB5GRI) with global footprint focuses on the impact of promising technologies for the future mobile telecommunication system…
ERC logo
31/03/2020
European Research Council (ERC) Proof of Concept Grant PARSe: Program Analysis and Reorganization, as a Service was just completed PARSe, which had a duration of of two years (2018-2020), was awarded a budget of 150 000 Euros to the Coordinator, Prof. Y. Smaragdakis, to explore the potential for…
DERC Iris user research
28/01/2020
Iris SMS is a mobile app for social and solidarity economy organisations designed and developed by the Open Lab at Newcastle University and the Open Lab: Athens. The system allows sending SMS text messages to a list of subscribers through SMS donors. People supporting an organisation, group or…

2019

ARCADES project poster
31/12/2019
A research team from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications, under the supervision of Prof. Y. Emiris, coordinated the H2020 Marie Sklodowska Curie project ARCADES - Algebraic Representations in Computer-Aided Design for complEx Shapes. ARCADES aims at disrupting the traditional…
CASPER network assessment
31/12/2019
User-centric Middleware Architecture for Advanced Service Provisioning in Future Networks. Evaluation of qualitative network characteristics by counting the experience enjoyed by the end user in assessing the overall quality of the network, in the framework of the research project H2020 CASPER…
EMOTIVE user at the Athens Agora
16/12/2019
A team of faculty, senior researchers, and junior researchers / students from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications worked for three years on the EMOTIVE project, under the affiliation of the “ATHENA” Research Center in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies. The…
EOSC Enhance graphic
01/12/2019
EOSC Enhance - Enhancing the EOSC portal and connecting thematic clouds EOSC Enhance pursues 4 objectives: Enhance the service provider interface and incorporate new services and resources into the EOSC catalogue Accelerate the deployment and uptake of EOSC services and resources Increase…
GRAPES - Learning, processing and optimising shapes
01/12/2019
Members of the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications participate in GRAPES, an EU funded project that was submitted under the H2020-MSCA-ITN-2019 call and is part of the Marie Sklodowska-Curie Actions — Innovative Training Networks (ITN) funding scheme. GRAPES will fund 2 PhD candidates…
INSPIRED -  infrastructure in the field of Structural Biology
01/12/2019
Researchers from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications are participating in the INSPIRED infrastructure, which is the only Greek national infrastructure in the field of Structural Biology, with the website bioerga.di.uoa.gr. The INSPIRED infrastructure offers services mainly in the…
SPOTLIGHT ITN network
05/11/2019
Popular Network Caching. We all ask for the same content (eg video) many times (popular) Preventive storage at the ends of the network (Base / mobile stations) Reduces network load and delay Can improve experience quality (QoE) Machine Type Communications (MTC) Devices / machines…