Scientific Expertise and Excellence
The KIOS Core Team comprises of faculty staff from the University of Cyprus, who are accomplished academics with excellent researcher record. In addition to teaching a number of courses in various departments of the University of Cyprus, the members of the Center serve as special advisors to a variety of organizations, including industrial and governmental organizations.
The KIOS Research Center aims to the establishment of an inspiring and stable research environment. Currently, the center employs over 70 researchers at various levels, who pursue high-tech research opportunities in Cyprus.
The KIOS Research Center boasts excellent research premises which provide an inspiring environment for conducting high-quality research and stimulate interdisciplinary interaction between researchers. Dedicated laboratories are specifically designed to provide the physical and technical infrastructure required for KIOS researchers, and partners, to conduct high-quality research projects in modern cutting-edge scientific and technological fields. These laboratories include:
Moreover, the KIOS faculty and researchers have access to additional specialized facilities and equipment, available at the University of Cyprus and at the various KIOS collaborators and partners.
National and International Grants
The Center obtains its support for research and other activities from a variety of national and international sources, including the following:
• The European Research Council
• Cyprus Research Promotion Foundation
• University of Cyprus
• EU Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)
• European Science Foundation
• Structural Funds of the European Union in Cyprus
• EEA Financial Mechanism & Norwegian Financial Mechanism