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 Associate Professor in the same Department. Dr. Nikolaidis participated in 24 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-edited 1 book and co-authored 15 book chapters 53 journal papers and 164 conference papers. He has more than 4100 references to his work and an h-index of 27 (Source: Google Scholar) His research interests include computer graphics, image and video processing and analysis, 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, EURASIP Signal Processing: Image Communication and 4 more international journals. He served as Exhibits chair of IEEE ICIP 2001, Technical Program chair of IEEE IVMSP 2013 workshop and Publicity co-chair of EUSIPCO 2015. He will be publicity chair of IEEE ICIP 2018.