Personal Details:

Cavouras Dionisis, Ph.D.

Date of Birth: March 5, 1951

Nationality: Greek


Professional Details:

Qualification: Electronic Engineer.

Present Occupation and Business Address:

Professor, Dept of Medical Instrumentation Technology,

Laboratory of Medical Signal and Image Processing,

Technological Educational Institution of Athens,

Ag. Spyridonos Street, Egaleo 12210, Athens, GREECE.

Tel:  (+30) 210-5385375 (WORK)




  1974:  B.Sc. in Electronic Engineering, The City University, London, England.

  1976:  M.Sc. in Systems Engineering, The City University, London, England.

  1981:  Ph.D. in Systems Engineering, The City University, London, England (Ph.D. thesis on SPECT tomographic reconstruction algorithms.)


Hospital Appointments:

  1976-1981: Research assistant in Medical Image Processing, Dept of Nuclear Medicine, Guy's Hospital, London, England.

  1982-1991: Research Fellow in Medical Image Processing, Departments of  Radiology and Computed Tomography, General Airforce Hospital, Athens, Greece.

  1992-now: Research Fellow, Dept. of medical Imaging, of Aghia Sophia Children's Hospital, Athens, Greece.


Academic Appointments:

 1986-1990: Adjunct Professor, Dept of Computer Systems, Technological Educational Institution of Piraeus, Greece. Subject taught "D.S.P".

 1987-1990: Adjunct Professor, Dept of Electronic Engineering, Hellenic Air-Force Academy, Athens, Greece. Subject taught: DSP

 1988-1989: Adjunct Lecturer, Dept of Computer Engineering, Patras University, Patras, Greece. Subject taught: Image Processing.

 1989-now: Professor, Dept of Medical Instrumentation Technology, Technological  Educational Institution of Athens, Greece. Subjects taught: DSP, Medical Image Processing, Medical Image Analysis, Medical Informatics.

 1990-now: M.Sc. teacher, "ERASMUS" post-graduate course in "Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics", Dept. of Medical Physics, Patras University, Greece. Subject taught: "Medical Image Processing",

 1995-now: Adjunct Professor, subject taught: "Medical Image Processing", post-graduate course in "Informatics" , Dept. of Informatics, University of Athens.


Membership of Professional and Scientific Societies:

Institute of Electrical and Electronic Eng.,  IEEE Computer Society,  IEEE Engineering in Med. and Biol. Society,  Technical Chamber of Greece,  Greek Society of Biomedical Engineers.


Fields of specialization:  Medical Signal and Image Processing, Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, Medical Informatics.


Reviewer: European Radiology


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