Marios Gatzianas received his BSc (5-year diploma) and PhD degrees in ECE from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 2000 and 2009, respectively. He also holds an MSc degree in Electrical Engineering from Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA (2002).
He has worked as a post-doctoral researcher at the Centre for Research and Technology Hellas, Informatics and Telematics Institute (2009-2011) as well as at the Information and Communications Department, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne (EPFL, 2012-2014). His teaching experience includes undergraduate courses in digital communications, algorithm analysis and channel coding theory in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering as well as a course in telecommunication circuits in the Department of Automation, Technological Institute of Thessaloniki. He has also participated as a researcher in numerous European R&D projects.
His research interests include wireless networks (ad-hoc or sensor networks) analysis and design in OSI layers 1 and 3 (e.g. energy-efficient routing, interference mitigation, cooperative networking) as well as more theoretical aspects of communications, such as network coding and information theory.