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Philippas Tsigas

Philippas Tsigas, Greek computer scientist, educator. Recipient Best paper award, IPDPS, 2003.

Background

  • Tsigas, Philippas was born on December 15, 1967 in Kozani, Greece. Son of Nikolaos Tsigkas and Fotini Tsigka.

  • Education

    • Doctor of Philosophy, University Patras, Greece, 1994.

    Career

    • Research scholar Computer Technology Institute, Patras, 1990—1993. Research fellow Center of Mathematics and Computer Science, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 1993—1994. Postdoctoral fellow Max-Planck-Institute for Informatik, Saarbrücken, Germany, 1995—1997.

      Associate professor Chalmers Technology University, Göteborg, Sweden, since 1997. Director graduate studies Division Of Computing Science, Chalmers, Göteborg.

    Connections

    • Married Marina Papatriantafilou, December 17, 1994. Children: Nikolas Tsigkas, Yiannis Tsigkas.
    • father: Nikolaos Tsigkas
    • mother: Fotini Tsigka
    • spouse: Marina Papatriantafilou
    • children: Nikolas Tsigkas Tsigas
    • Yiannis Tsigkas Tsigas
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    Born December 15, 1967
    (age 49)
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    • 1994
      University Patras
    • 1990 - 1993
      Research scholar, Computer Technology Institute
      Patras, Akhaia, Greece
    • 1993 - 1994
      research fellow, Center of Mathematics and Computer Science
      Amsterdam, New York, United States
    • 1995 - 1997
      postdoctoral fellow, Max-Planck-Institute for Informatik
      Saarbrücken, Saarland, Germany, Saarland, Germany, Germany
    • 1997
      associate, professor Chalmers Technology University
      Göteborg, Vastra Gotaland, Sweden

    Award