Nikos Nikolaidis received the Diploma of Electrical Engineering in 1991 and the PhD degree in Electrical Engineering in 1997, both from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. From 1998 to 2002 he was postdoctoral researcher and teaching assistant at the Department of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. He is currently an Assistant Professor in the same Department. Dr. Nikolaidis participated in 19 European and national R&D projects and serves as a reviewer to a number of international scientific journals & conferences in his area of expertise. He is the co-author of the book "3-D Image Processing Algorithms" (Wiley, 2000). He has co-authored 15 book chapters, 34 journal papers and 107 conference papers and co-edited one book and two special issues. The number of citations to his work by third authors exceeds 1300. His research interests include computer graphics, image and video processing and analysis, copyright protection of multimedia, computer vision and 3-D image processing.
Dr. Nikolaidis is a Senior Member of IEEE and is currently serving as associate editor for the EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, the International Journal of Innovative Computing, Information and Control, the Innovative Computing, Information and Control Express Letters and the Journal of Information Hiding and Multimedia Signal Processing. He is also a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Multimedia Intelligence and Security.