Dimitris-Dionissis Koutsouris
Emeritus Professor

National Technical University of Athens

Inaugurated for:

His contribution in the field of biomedical engineering and medical informatics

Short CV

Prof. Dimitris Koutsouris (M), received his Diploma in Electrical Engineering in 1978 (Greece), DEA in Biomechanics in 1979 (France), Doctorat in Genie Biologie Medicale (France), Doctorat d'Etat in Biomedical Engineering 1984 (France). Since 1986 he was research associated on the USC (Los Angeles), Renè Dèscartes (Paris) and Asoc. Professor at the school of Electrical & Computers Engineering of National Technical University of Athens.
He has been Professor and Head of the Biomedical Engineering Laboratory from 1991-2022. At the time present he is Emeritus Professor in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering. He has extensive experience of more than 30 years in teaching the courses of Measurements and Control in Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Signal Processing, Biomedical and Clinical Engineering and e-Ηealth & m-Ηealth Τechnologies. Prof. Koutsouris has supervised 50 Ph.D., 56 M.Sc. students and over than 340 undergraduate students. He has published over 300 research articles and book chapters and more than 400 conference communications (most IEEE). He was been elected as president of the Greek Society of Biomedical Technology (1998-2010), chairman of HL7 Hellas (2000 – 2008), and chairman of the school of Electrical & Computers Engineering of National Technical University of Athens (1998-2002). He was also Chairman of Greek Biomedical Technology Association (1992-2004). He was also president of E-Health Forum 2014, which was organized under the auspices of the Greek EU Presidency in cooperation with the European Commission. He is also Vice Director of Institute of Computer and Communications (ICCS) (2022- present). Finally Prof. D. Koutsouris has been principal investigator over 100 European and National Research programs, especially in the field of Telematics and Informatics in Healthcare.