Timos Sellis is a Professor in the School of Computer Science and Information Technology, with an expertise in Data Management.
Timos Sellis’ interests lie in the general area of Data Management. He is particularly interested in Database Systems, data streams, peer-to-peer database systems, personalization, the integration of Web and databases, spatio-temporal database systems, Web Information Systems, On Line Analytical Processing, Data Warehouses.
- BEng National Technical University of Athens (Greece)
- MSc Harvard Univ. (USA)
- PhD (Sci) Univ. of California, Berkeley (USA)
Director, Institute for the Management of Information Systems, part of the Research and Innovation Centre in Information, Communication and Knowledge Technologies ("Athena"), Greece.
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science Division, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Greece.
Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Science Division, National Technical Univ. of Athens, Greece.
Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA.
Assistant Professor, Department of Computer Science, Univ. of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA.
Presidential Young Investigator (PYI) award. Awarded by the President of the United States of America to the top young researchers.
VDLB 10 Year Paper Award (awarded to the paper published in the proceedings of the VLDB 1987 conference that had the biggest impact in the field of database systems in the decade 1987-97). For the paper: “The R+-Tree: A Dynamic Index for Multi-Dimensional Objects”, by Timos K. Sellis, Nick Roussopoulos and Christos Faloutsos.
Chair, National Research Council of Research and Technology, Greece.
Chair, Research Council on Informatics-Telecommunications-Systems, Greece.
IEEE Fellow, for contributions to database query optimization, and spatial data management.
Representative of Greece, ICT FP7 Program Committee, European Union.