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  • Spring 2018Teaching

    ACSC423 - Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing and Applications (Android)
    ACSC359 - Software Methodology (Java, MS SQL, JDBC)
    WSS503 - Ubiquitous Computing (Android)
  • FrederickOffice Hours

    O.H: Monday 15:00-16:50; Wednesday: 10:50-12:40; Friday: 11:50-13:40
    Office: Room 214, Cyta Buiding (Nicosia Campus)
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Latest Publications

Soteris Constantinou, Antonis Vasileiou, Andreas Konstantinidis, Panos K. Chrysanthis, Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yazti, "IMCF: The IoT Meta-Control Firewall for Smart Buildings", 24th International Conference on Extending Database Technology (EDBT '21), EDBT, pp. 4 pages (in-press), March 23 - March 26, 2021, Nicosia, Cyprus, 2021.

Soteris Constantinou, Andreas Konstantinidis, Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yazti, Panos K. Chrysanthis, "The IoT Meta-Control Firewall", 37th IEEE International Conference on Data Engineering (ICDE’21), IEEE Computer Society, ISBN:, pp. 12 pages (accepted), April 19 - April 22, 2021, Chania, Crete, 2021.

Panagiotis Drakatos, Erodotos Demetriou, Stavroulla Koumou, Andreas Konstantinidis, Demetrios Zeinalipour-Yazti, "A Web 3.0 Blockchain Datastore for Massive IoT Workloads", The 22nd IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management (MDM '21), IEEE Press, June 15 - June 18, 2021, Virtual Conference, 2021.

Achilleas Achilleos, Michalis Makrominas, Christos Markides, Rafael Alexandrou, Andreas Konstantinidis, Elena Papacosta, Panos Constantinides, Effie Zikouli and Leondios Tselepos, "Promoting active sports tourism through technology and evaluating its economic impact: experiences from Cyprus", Taylor & Francis, Journal of Sport & Tourism, (2021), CiteScore: 3.2.

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Dr. Andreas Konstantinidis, PhD

Andreas is currently a Lecturer of Computer Science and Engineering, the Director of the Mobile Devices Laboratory, the Director of the MSc in Web and Smart Systems at the Frederick University, Cyprus and a Research Fellow with the Department of Computer Science, University of Cyprus. Andreas holds a PhD in Computer Science and Engineering (September 2009) and an MSc (Distinction) in Computer and Information Networks (2005) from University of Essex, UK, a BSc (with Honors) in Electrical Engineering and Informatics (specialization in Computer Engineering) from Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Hungary (2004) and an HND in Electrical Engineering from Higher Technical Institute, Cyprus (2000.) His research work is published in esteemed academic journals and presented in international conferences. He also participated/participating in several national and EU funded projects such as the H2020 “GrowMeUp” project, the 7th Framework Program’s “Miraculous Life” project and other projects from Just/2014 and the Research Promotion Foundation Cyprus.



My Research Interests include:

·         Mobile Computing & Systems: Smartphone Systems, Mobile Social Networks, Privacy, Crowdsouring and Localization.

·         Computer Networks: Wireless Sensor Networks, Mobile Ad Hoc Networks (Routing, Topology and Power Control) 

·         Computational IntelligenceGenetic Algorithms, Memetic Algorithms, Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms, Evolutionary Strategies, Genetic Programming.

·         Metaheuristic SearchLocal Search, Variable Neighbourhood Search, Tabu Search, Simulated Annealing and Guided Local Search.

·         Optimization and Constraint HandlingCombinatorial Optimization, Multi-Objective Optimization, Bi-level and Dynamic Optimization, Penalization, Repair heuristics.

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