Christos Kyrkou received his Ph.D. in Comuter Engineering in 2014 from the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Cyprus. He graduated top of his class and received his B.Sc in Computer Engineering in 2008 from the University of Cyprus . After been awarded a full scholarship he received his M.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the University of Cyprus in 2010. Since 2014 he is a postdoctoral researcher at the Embedded and Application Specific System-on-Chip Laboratory (EASoC) at the KIOS Research and Innovation Center of Excellence.
His research interests include embedded systems, application-specific digital hardware accelerators, Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), computer arithmetic, computer vision, and pattern recognition. He participated in various projects funded by the European Commission and the Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus. He is a student Member of IEEE and ACM and also a member of the Technical Chamber of Cyprus.