Dr. Dimitris Kanellopoulos is a member of the Educational Software Development Laboratory (ESDLab) in the Department of Mathematics at the University of Patras, Greece. He received a Diploma in Electrical Engineering and a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Patras. Since 1990, he was a research assistant in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Patras and involved in several EU R&D projects. He is a member of the IEEE Technical Committee on Multimedia Communications. In the past, he was a lecturer in the Department of Tourism Management at the Technological Educational Institute of Patras. He serves as reviewer for journals such as: Journal of Network and Computer Applications (Elsevier), International Journal of Communication Systems (Wiley), Journal of Systems and Software (Elsevier), Information Sciences (Elsevier), Electronic Commerce Research (Springer), IETE Technical Review (Taylor & Francis), The Electronic Library (Emerald), International Journal of Ad Hoc and Ubiquitous Computing (Inderscience) etc. He has served as a technical program committee (TPC) member to more than 60 international conferences. He was the Technical Committee Chair of the First International Conference on Multimedia Information NEtworking and Security ( MINES2009 ), hold in Wuhan, Hubei, China during 18-20 November, 2009.
His research interests include: multimedia networking, mobile ad hoc networks (MANETs), intelligent information systems and e-learning technologies. He has many publications to his credit in international journals and conferences at these areas. He has edited two books: "Intelligent Multimedia Technologies for Networking Applications: Techniques and Tools", and "Emerging Research on Networked Multimedia Communication Systems published by IGI Global.