Iraklis Symeonidis

Iraklis Symeonidis

Research Associate

Iraklis holds a Ph.D. degree from COSIC at KU Leuven supervised by Prof. Bart Preneel. He also holds a master’s degree in Digital Systems Security from the University of Piraeus, and an engineering degree in Information and Communication Engineering from the University of the Aegean.

Areas of expertise

  • Applied Cryptography
  • Privacy
  • Connected vehicles
  • Online Social Networks

Research Interests

Iraklis’s research interests fall in the intersection between information privacy and security with a specific focus on security-by-design and privacy-by-design.

Currently, he is working on solutions for private information sharing considering:

  • Private messaging
  • Smart cities, IoT and connected cars
  • Online social networks


Please refer to Iraklis’s homepage or check our Publications section.

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