Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics, University of Thessaly
His contribution in the field of medical image analysis and clinical decision support systems
Dimitris K. Iakovidis received his BSc from the Department of Physics of the University of Athens, and his PhD in 2004 from the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of the University of Athens, Greece. He is a Professor at the Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics, University of Thessaly, Lamia, Greece. The research interests of Prof. Iakovidis include signal and image processing/analysis, artificial intelligence, and decision support systems, with applications in biomedicine and other domains. In this context, he has co-authored over 200 scientific papers in international journals, conferences, and books, and he has participated in several funded European and National research projects. Prof. Iakovidis is a Fellow of EAMBES, a Senior Member of IEEE (SPS, CIS, and EMB societies), and member of IAPR and VPHI. He has served in editorial positions of scientific journals, including Associate Editor in IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems, and IET Signal Processing, and currently he serves as an Editorial Board Member of the Measurement Science and Technology journal. Also, since 2014 he collaborates with the European Commission and other public authorities as an independent expert and quality controller, as well as with industrial bodies as a scientific consultant.