Vasilis K. Papanikolaou was born in Kavala, Greece in 1995. He received the Diploma Degree (5 years) in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (AUTH), Greece, in 2018 with highest honors (8.85/10), where is currently pursuing his PhD with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering under the supervision of Professor George K. Karagiannidis. He was a visitor researcher at Lancaster University, UK, at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, UAE, and at Northumbria University, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK. In 2018, he received the IEEE Student Travel Grant Award for IEEE WCNC 2018. His research interests include visible light communications (VLC), non-orthogonal multiple access (NOMA), optimization theory, and game theory. He has served as a reviewer in various IEEE journals and conferences. He was also an Exemplary Reviewer of IEEE Wireless Communications Letters in 2019 (top 3% of reviewers).

Currently Mr. Papanikolaou’s work has been cited 139 times (h-index: 8 – Google Scholar).

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