Dimitris P. Tsakiris

Dimitris P. Tsakiris

Principal Researcher
Visiting Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Crete

Institute of Computer Science (ICS)
Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH)

Nikolaou Plastira 100, Vassilika Vouton
P.O Box 1385
GR-70013 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Phone: +30 2810 391708
Fax: +30 2810 391601
E-mail: tsakiris AT ics DOT forth DOT gr
Home page: http://www.ics.forth.gr/~tsakiris/

Principal Researcher, Computational Vision and Robotics Laboratory (CVRL), Institute of Computer Science (ICS), Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas (FORTH), Faculty Member, Graduate Program in the Brain and Mind Sciences, Visiting Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Crete

Research Interests

Grants and Projects

(Partial listing)

  • EU FP7 ICT FET Project OCTOPUS
    (Novel Design Principles and Technologies
    for a New Generation of High Dexterity Soft-bodied Robots
    Inspired by the Morphology and Behaviour of the Octopus)
    Duration: 2/2009-1/2013
    Principal investigator in charge of FORTH activities
  • EU FP6 IST Project VECTOR
    (Versatile Endoscopic Capsule for Gastrointestinal Tumor Recognition and Therapy)
    Duration: 9/2006-2/2011
    Principal investigator in charge of FORTH activities
  • EU FP6 IST Project MATHESIS
    (Observational Learning in Cognitive Agents)
    Duration: 2/2006-1/2009
  • EU IST FET Project BIOLOCH
    (BIOmimetic structures for LOComotion in the Human body)
    Duration: 5/2002-10/2005
    Principal investigator in charge of FORTH activities

Publications List

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