School of Computer Science


About me



Maintained by
N. Nikolaou

Academic CV

2016 PhD in Computer Science, University of Manchester, UK
2012 MSc (distinction) in Artificial Intelligence (Machine Learning), University of Edinburgh, UK
2011 5-year Diploma (MEng) in Electronic and Computer Engineering, Technical University of Crete, Greece
           Equivalent to Diploma (MEng) in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2016)

Fellowships, Scholarships and Awards
2017 Outstanding PGR Thesis Award of the School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester
2016 Best Paper Prize of the School of Computer Science at the University of Manchester (sponsored by IBM)
2016 EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellowship
2015 Best Poster Award in INIT/AERFAI summer school (sponsored by Universitat Jaume I)
2012-2016 PhD Scholarship from the EPSRC funded Centre for Doctoral Training, University of Manchester
2011-2012 Tuition MSc fee scholarship due to academic excellence (PSAS Award), University of Edinburgh

Research Experience
2016-2017 EPSRC Doctoral Prize Fellow in the University of Manchester
2016 Research Associate in the EPSRC funded LAMBDA project
2012-2016 PhD in Machine Learning (Cost-Sensitive Boosting: A Unified Approach)

Other Academic Activities
Journal Reviewer
  • Machine Learning, Springer
  • Transactions on Neural Networks and Learning Systems, IEEE
  • Neurocomputing, Elsevier
Conference Committees
  • European Symposium on Artificial Neural Networks, Computational Intelligence and Machine Learning (ESANN)
    (2015-2017) Reviewer