Nicolas Sklavos

Nicolas Sklavos, PhD

Position: Associate Professor, Director of SCYTALE Group,
Computer Engineering & Informatics Department, University of Patras, Hellas

Research Areas: Cryptographic Engineering, Hardware Security, Cyber Security, Digital Systems Design, Embedded Systems, IoT

Phone: +30 2610 996 983

e-mails: nsklavos AT upatras DOT gr, nsklavos AT ieee DOT org

Office Hours (Students): Wednesday, 13:00-15:00 (Or other hours, via appointment)



Brief Curriculum

N. Sklavos is an Associate Professor, with the Computer Engineering and Informatics Department (CEID), Polytechnic School, University of Patras, Hellas. He is Director of SCYTALE Group, which is established at the same Department.

He has participated to a great number of European and National projects, with both research and development activities, funding by the European Commission or/and National resources.

He serves as Evaluator\Reviewer, of European Commission Project Calls, and National Project Calls of several countries.

He was the Editor in Chief of Information Security Journal: a Global Perspective, Taylor Francis Group, from 2011 to 2014.

He is Associate Editor of IEEE VLSI Circuits and Systems Letters, IET, Networks, Microprocessors and Microsystems: Embedded Hardware Design (MICPRO) - Elsevier, and Cryptography - MDPI. He served as Associate Editor ofInformation Security Journal: a Global Perspective, Taylor Francis Group, Computers & Electrical Engineering Journal, Elsevier, and Electrical & Computer Engineering Journal, Hindawi. He has been invited as Guest Editor of Special Issues.

He has received several scientific awards, for his research activities.

N. Sklavos is IEEE, Senior Member. From 2007 to 2016, he served as Council’s Chair, of IEEE Greece Young Professionals.

He is an Associated Member of European Network of Excellence (HiPEAC), and member of International Association for Cryptologic Research (IACR).

He has participated to the committees of more than 350 conferences organised by IEEE, ACM, IFIP, as General Chair, Program Chair, Publication Chair, and with other roles.

N. Sklavos has authored/co-authored more than 200 scientific articles, published in journals, conferences, both books, books chapters, tutorials and technical reports, in the areas of his research. He has been invited as keynote speaker to several international conferences, workshops, summer schools etc.

Until nowadays, the results of his research, have received more than 3200 citations, in scientific and technical literature.


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Full Postal Address

Dr. N. Sklavos,

Associate Professor,

Computer Engineering and Informatics Department (CEID),

Polytechnic School, University of Patras,

Patra, ZIP 26504, Hellas (Greece)