Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications
Technological Educational Institute of Larissa, Greece
Costas Chaikalis was born in Athens, Greece, on March 1973. He received the B.Sc. degree in electrical engineering in 1995 from Technological Educational Institute of Lamia, Greece. He also received the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees from Department of Electronics and Telecommunications, University of Bradford, Bradford, UK in 1999 and 2003, respectively. During his doctoral studies he worked as a Research Assistant for Mobile Virtual Center of Excellence (Mobile VCE), Terminals Group, UK. Costas Chaikalis is the author or co-author of about 28 technical papers published in international conferences, journals and book chapters. Currently, he is a lecturer in the Department of Information Technology & Telecommunications, Technological Educational Institute of Larissa, Greece.
Dr Chaikalis’ research interests are in all areas of mobile communications but especially in forward error correction coding, reconfigurable (software radio) architectures, cross layer architectures and DSP applications.