Professor, School of Spatial Planning and Development, Faculty of Engineering
Vice Rector for Research and Lifelong Learning
Efstratios Stylianidis was born in Paphos, Cyprus. He holds a Bachelor & Master’s Degree in Surveying Engineering (1996) and a PhD in Photogrammetry (2001) from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
He is an Associate Professor (2018) at the School of Spatial Planning and Development, Faculty of Engineering in the field of Geodesy-Photogrammetry.
His teaching and research interests include Photogrammetry and Geospatial Engineering. He has been a visiting Professor at Columbia University (2018). As an invited speaker, he has given lectures at several high-ranked universities and institutions abroad, such as Princeton University, UCLA, Imperial University, Tsinghua University, Getty Conversation Institute, etc.
He is the author of 2 books, 75 publications in scientific conferences and journals, 8 book chapters and volumes, and he is the editor of 2 books.
He has participated in 43 research projects funded by national and European resources, 8 of which as project and scientific coordinator. He has served as reviewer in 14 scientific journals and has participated in more than 50 conferences, in more than half as a member of the organizational and/or scientific committee. He is a founding member of the “UAV-iRC – Unmanned Aerial Vehicles Research Center” housed in the Center for Interdisciplinary Research and Innovation (KEDEK) and the “AUTH – Medical Experts Research Group”. At present, he is the Secretary General of CIPA – Heritage Documentation, an international scientific association for the digital documentation of cultural heritage worldwide.