Prof. Dr. Panagiotis Papadimitriou
(University of Macedonia, Greece)
NFV for transitions in 5G networks and beyond
Panagiotis Papadimitriou is faculty at the department of Applied Informatics in the University of Macedonia, Greece. Before that, he was an Assistant Professor at the Communications Technology Institute of Leibniz University Hannover, Germany. Panagiotis has participated in several EU-funded (e.g., T-NOVA, CONFINE, 4WARD, SAIL) and national projects (e.g., EPSRC VROUTER, G-Lab), and received the runner-up Poster Award at ACM SIGCOMM 2009 and the Best Paper Award at IFIP WWIC 2012. His research activities currently span next-generation Internet architectures, NFV, SDN, cloud networking, and mobile edge computing.