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Nikolaos Sidiropoulos

University of Virginia

Portrait of Nikolaos Sidiropoulos

Current University
University of Virginia

Research Areas
Signal processing, communications, optimization, tensor decomposition, and factor analysis, with applications in machine learning and communications


Nikos Sidiropoulosholds, is the Louis T. Rader Professor of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Virginia. 

He holds a Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland–College Park. 

He previously served at the University of Minnesota and the Technical University of Crete, Greece.

He received the NSF/CAREER award in 1998, the IEEE Signal Processing Society (SPS) Best Paper Award in 2001, 2007, and 2011, served as IEEE SPS Distinguished Lecturer (2008-2009), and currently serves as Vice President - Membership of IEEE SPS. 

He received the 2010 IEEE Signal Processing Society Meritorious Service Award, and the 2013 Distinguished Alumni Award from the University of Maryland, Dept. of ECE. He is a Fellow of IEEE (2009) and a Fellow of EURASIP (2014).

Alma Maters

University of Maryland–College Park

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki