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vasilakosHi, my name is Christos Vasilakos and i am a member of the Laboratory Teaching Staff in “Geo-Informatics and Physical Geography” at the Department of Geography, University of the Aegean, Greece. I am an Environmental Scientist and hold a Ph.D. in Fire Risk Assessment with GIS, Remote Sensing and Neural Networks. I have been participated in 9 research projects as a research scientist, while my research resulted in 38 publications in international and Greek scientific journals and conference proceedings. During my research activities i collaborated with the National Agricultural Research Foundation and National Observatory of Athens and i worked as a visiting scientist at the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in Germany and at Carlos III University of Madrid, Dept. of Computer Science in Spain.

My research interests include Remote Sensing, Geographical Information Systems, Artificial Intelligence, Parallel Programming, Forest Fires and High Performance Computing (HPC) / Cloud Computing. Here you can find more information on my research experience, my teaching activities and other material from my academic activities.