George Korinthios, Ph.D.

George A. Korinthios graduated from the Physics Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens in 1994. In 1996 he received his M.Sc. in Telecommunications from the Physics Department and the Department of Informatics and Telecommunications of the University of Athens. In 2002 he received his PhD in VLSI Architectures for Broadband Communications systems from the same university. He has been with the DST since 1994 acting as a research and senior research associate and has participated in numerous of the team's projects. From 2002 he has been working with the 3G Technology Section of the Switching Dept. and New Technologies Sub-Department of COSMOTE S.A, actively involved (incl. technical management) in the specification, design and implementation of various COSMOTE internal projects concerning new technologies introduction in the existing network, innovation experimentation and research projects. Currently, he holds the position of Network Architecture & Strategy Manager at COSMOTE S.A.

Email:gkorinthios {at} phys.uoa.gr
gkor {at} telecom.ntua.gr


Academic

2002 : PhD in Telecommunications from the Physics and Informatics & Telecommunications Departments of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece. The PhD thesis title: Architectures, protocols and algorithms of VLSI traffic schedulers in B-ISDN data networks
1996 : MSc. in Telecommunications from the Physics and Informatics & Telecommunications Departments of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
1994 : Degree in Physics from the Physics Department of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece

Work Experience

2009 - : Working in COSMOTE S.A. as Network Architecture & Strategy Manager
2007 - 2009 : Working in COSMOTE S.A. as Core Network New Technologies Manager
2002 - 2007 : Working in COSMOTE S.A. in the 3G Technology Section of the Switching Dept.
1997 - 2002 : Working with various SMEs in domestic and European research projects
1997 - 2002 : Senior Researcher in the Electronics Lab. of the Physics Dept. of the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece
1996 - 2000 : Researcher in the Telecommunications Lab. of the Electrical Engineering Dept. of the National Technical University of Athens, Greece

Research Interests

  • Telecommunications Networks: 2/2.5/3G Mobile Systems, Quality of Telecommunication Services, HSDPA, WLAN, WiMax, DVB-H, IP, ΑΤΜ Networks - B-ISDN, N-ISDN, PDH – SDH Hierarchies, TCP/IP Applications & Services, ADSL-VDSL, IMS, FMC
  • Internet Services: Dissemination of information via the Internet, WWW, databases, Video/Audio Streaming, Mobile-TV

Publications

Projects

  • Numerous COSMOTE S.A. new technologies and innovation internal projects, including 3G Network, IP Multimedia Subsystem (IMS), Core Network Evolution to All-IP, subsidiaries technical support in new technologies inclusion, WiMAX, VoIP, Femto cells technology
  • Pan-European Laboratory Infrastructure Implementation - PII, (FP7-ICT)
  • Integrated Communication Management-ICM (RACE II)
  • Development of Industrial Products of Microelectronics (EPET-II-476)
  • Project Information Prepared for Exploitation and Reference-PIPER (Telematics Applications Programme - SU11112)
  • Intelligent RAM components for streaming applications-INRAM (ESPRIT)
  • Integrated E-Commerce System for the retail business (OSIEL Greek Programme EPET)

Contributions

  • "Design of a 64 QAM Modem, ΕΠΕΤ-ΙΙ-476, 2.2.1", Technical Report
  • "Channel modelling and high-level algorithms for the xDSL modem, ESPRIT-26298 - BC3, 4D1", Technical Report
  • "Bit accurate models for the xDSL DSP core, ESPRIT-26298 - BC3, 4D2", Technical Report
  • "Integrated Communications Management of Broadband Networks", Editor: David Griffin, Authors: P. Georgatsos, P. Baxedale, D. Reisis, Crete University Press, 1996, Chapter 12, pp. 349-407

Links

  • My old home page at the Telecommunications Laboratory of the National Technical University of Athens