Vardakas Ioannis

ACADEMIC POSITION Non-tenure Teaching Staff
  1. Dipl. Eng. in Electrical and Computer Engineering,  Democritus University of Thrace, Greece.
  2. PhD: “Performance Assessment of Multi-Rate Communication Networks with Emphasis on Optical Networks”, Wire Communications Laboratory, University of Patras, Greece.

1.Performance evaluation of wireless and optical networks

2.Protocols’ design for Radio-over-Fiber / Fiber-Wireless networks

3.MAC algorithms’ development for WLANs and WSNs

4.Algorithms’ design for Demand Response in Smart Grid environments


G. Kalfas, C. Vagionas, A. Antonopoulos, E. Kartsakli, A. Mesodiakaki, S. Papaioannou, P. Maniotis, J. S. Vardakas, C. Verikoukis, N. Pleros, “Next Generation Fiber-Wireless Fronthaul for 5G mmWave Networks,"  IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 57, no. 3, pp. 138-144, March 2019.

I. Zenginis, J. Vardakas, J. Abadal, C. Echave, M. Morato and C. Verikoukis, "Optimal power equipment sizing and management for cooperative buildings in microgrids," IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics, vol. 15, no. 1, pp. 158-172, Jan. 2019.

J. S. Vardakas, I. Zenginis, N. Zorba, C. Echave, M. Morató, and C. V. Verikoukis, “Electricity energy savings through efficient cooperation of urban buildings: the smart community case of ‘Superblocks’ in Barcelona”, IEEE Communications Magazine, vol. 56, no. 11, pp. 102-109, Nov. 2018.

Ioannis Zenginis, John S. Vardakas, Nizar Zorba, and Christos V. Verikoukis, "Performance Evaluation of a Multi-standard Fast Charging Station for Electric Vehicles", IEEE Transactions on Smart Grid, vol. 9, no. 5, pp. 4480-4489, Sept. 2018.

Massimiliano Maule, Prodromos-Vasileios Mekikis, Kostas Ramantas, John S. Vardakas, and Christos Verikoukis, “Dynamic partitioning of radio resources based on 5G RAN Slicing”, in Proc. IEEE GLOBECOM 2020, Taipei, Taiwan, 7-11 Dec. 2020.

E. Datsika, J. Vardakas, G. Kalfas, C. Vagionas, A. Mesodiakaki, and C. Verikoukis, “End-to-end delay performance of analog fiber wireless architecture for 5G NR fronthaul”, in Proc. ICTON 2020, Bari, Italy, 19-23 Jul. 2020.

CONTACT DETAILSOffice:Department of Electrical And Computer Engineering, Karamanli & Ligeris str., Kozani
Tel: +30 2461 0 56500