OpenTox Euro Conference Chair

Dr. Haralambos Sarimveis
OpenTox Conference chair: Haralambos Sarimveis

Dr. Haralambos Sarimveis received a Diploma in Chemical Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA) in 1990 and the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in Chemical Engineering from Texas A&M University, in 1992 and 1995 respectively in the areas of computational intelligence and automatic control.

Currently, he is an Associate Professor heading the “Unit of Process Control and Informatics” laboratory in the School of Chemical Engineering at NTUA. His research interest are in automatic control, computational intelligence and machine learning, pattern recognition, mathematical modelling and optimization, data mining, cheminformatics and bioinformatics. He has supervised 20 diploma and postgraduate theses and 5 doctoral theses.

His published work includes 88 publications in scientific journals, 3 book chapters and over 80 publications and talks in conferences and workshops. His work has received over 1700 citations (excluding self-citations), h-index: 27 (Source: Scopus). He has participated in 16 national and international research projects, in 7 of which as project leader.

Dr. Haralambos Sarimveis is (along with dr. Barry Hardy) a (co)chair of the OpenTox Euro 2014 conference, which will be held in Athens (Greece) from 22.-24 July 2014.