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Ioannis D. Zaharakis

Information Technology Scientist
Managing Director of Research Unit 3

Associate Professor, Technological Educational Institute of Western Greece

Mail address at DAISy/CTI

Research Academic Computer Technology Institute,
N. Kazatzaki str, University Campus,
26504 Patras, Greece

E-mail address
Telephone at DAISy/CTI


1992: B.Sc. in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, University of Patras, Hellas
1999: Ph.D. in Software Engineering, Department of Mathematics, University of Patras, Hellas

Research Interests

Intelligent agents and multi-agent systems, Formal methods in distributed artificial intelligence, Formal methods in component-based ubiquitous computer systems, Search algorithms for intelligent agents, Swarm Intelligence

Research Projects

  • ATRACO - "Adaptive and Trusted Ambient Ecologies" FP7/2007-2013 under grant agreement n° 216837
  • ASTRA - "Awareness Services and Systems – Towards Theory and Realization" IST-29266 (Project Manager since 11/2007)
  • SOCIAL - "Self-Organised Societies of Connectionist Intelligent Agents Capable of Learning" (IST/FET/Open) IST-2001-38911 (Project Manager since 9/2005)
  • e-Gadgets "Extrovert Gadgets" - (IST/FET/Disappearing Computer), IST-2000-25240
  • X-GENITOR - No:99ED68, Operational Research & Development Programme - EPET II
  • MATCh - No:960106, INCO-COPERNICUS
  • YPERION - National Research Programme PAVE
  • AXE-10-CBT/AXE-10-SIM - National Research Programme SYN

Other Activities

  • Voting member of Hellenic AI Association,
  • Voting member of Hellenic Mathematical Society,
  • Voting member of Hellenic Scientific Society of Information and Communication Technologies in Education


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