Academics

Vasileios Leon
   Ph.D. student
   9 Heroon Polytechneiou, Zographou Campus

Vasileios Leon holds a Diploma Degree in Computer Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece, and is currently a PhD candidate & researcher at the National Technical University of Athens, Greece. His research interests include digital circuit design, hardware accelerators, embedded systems, HW/SW co-design, reconfigurable architectures, approximate computing, computer arithmetic, digital signal processing.

He has participated in the following research projects of the European Space Agency:

  1. QUEENS1 (4000119331/17/NL/PS), “Quality Evaluation of European New SW for BRAVE FPGA”,

  2. LEOTOME (4000126083/18/NL/FE), “Demonstration of Visual Based Navigation Algorithms on Myriad2 Processor”.

  3. QUEENS2 (4000128041/19/NL/AR/va), “Quality Evaluation of European New SW for BRAVE FPGA”

  4. HPCB (AO/1-9440/18/NL/AF), “FPGA Accelerated DSP Payload Data Processor Board”.

He has published more than 10 research papers in international peer-reviewed conferences and journals (including first authorship in 3 IEEE and ACM Transactions journals and 1 DAC conference paper).

He has also served as a laboratory assistant in undergraduate courses (“Microprocessors Laboratory”, “Digital VLSI Systems”, “Introduction to VLSI”), as well as co-supervised several undergraduate diploma theses.