Kostas Nakos, Ph.D.

Electronics Lab,
Physics Bldg. IV,
Department of Physics,
157-84 Athens



Konstantinos Nakos received his B.Sc. in Physics in 2001 and his M.Sc. in Electronics and Automation in 2003 at the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens. He attained his Ph.D. degree in 2008 with thesis title "Efficient Parallel Architectures for Video Coding in Real-Time" from NKUA. He has been with the DST since 1997 acting as a research associate and has participated in numerous of the team's projects as a designer, a researcher and a research lead.

Research Interests

  • Computational Models and Algorithms for Parallel Processing
  • Real-Time Processing for Control and Applications
  • Computational Complexity and Algorithms for Signal, Image and Video Processing
  • VLSI and FPGA Design for Digital Signal Processing




Kostas Nakos has been involved during the past few years in 3 open source projects: