Research Professor at IMDEA Networks Institute, e investigador principal del proyecto PIMCity.eu
Nikolaos Laoutaris is a research professor at IMDEA Networks Institute
in Madrid since Dec 2018.
Prior to that he was director of data science at Eurecat and chief scientist of the Data Transparency Lab which he co-founded in 2014 during his 10 year tenure as a researcher and seniorresearcher of Telefonica Research in Barcelona.
Before Telefonica, Nikolaos was a postdoc fellow at Harvard University and Marie Curie postdoc fellow at Boston University. He got his PhD in computer science from the University of Athens in 2004.
Nikolaos has since 2001 conducted research and innovation in a broad spectrum of areas of computer science including privacy/transparency/data protection, economics of networks and information, intelligent transportation, distributed systems, protocols, and network measurements. The output of this work includes a substantial publication records in top quality highly selective venues, several submitted and awarded patents, innovative new technologies reaching pre-commercial and commercial stage, extensive community service through participation in scientific committees, creating the Data Transparency Lab, helping policy makers, etc. Nikolaos publishes frequently and participates in the program committee of venues such as ACM SIGCOMM, ACM CoNEXT, ACM IMC, ACM SIGMETRICS, ACM PODC, WWW, ACM HotNets, IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking, IEEE INFOCOM, etc. He has an h-index of 32, has received best paper awards at QofIS’01 (predecessor of ACM CoNEXT) and ACM IMC’18, and has given a large number of invited talks around the world. Nikolaos has participated in various European Projects such as SMOOTH and SafeDEED (Eurecat), TYPES, ReCRED and NANODATACENTERS (Telefonica), CoMIG (U. Athens) has supervised/co-supervised 5 PhD students and more than 30 interns, and has conducted extensive outreach activities with international and national press.
For more details as well as for online copies of papers, talks, etc please consult: http://laoutaris.info/