Aleksandros Vavoulas, EDIP
FieldDigital communication systems
Research InterestsFree space optics, Ultraviolet communications, Wireless and mobile communications, Telecommunication system and network design.
Telephone number+30 22310 66917
Curriculum vitae

Dr. Alexander Vavoulas received his B.Sc. degree in Physics, his M.Sc. degree in electronics and radio communications and his Ph.D. diploma in optical wireless communications from the University of Athens. Since 2009 he is a member of the Laboratorial Teaching Staff in the Department of Computer Science and Biomedical Informatics at the University of Thessaly. He has over 20 publications in refereed journals and conference proceedings. His research interests include free space optics, ultraviolet communications, wireless and mobile communications as well as telecommunication system and network design.

Numerical Analysis (5ΕΠ10), Electronics Principles (3ΚΠ03), Introduction to Telecommunications (5ΚΠ02), Digital Design (2ΚΠ04), Technology of Medical Equipment (6ΕΠ09), Digital Communications (6ΕΠ07)
Selected publications
  • H.G. Sandalidis, A. Vavoulas, T.A. Tsiftsis, N. Vaiopoulos "Illumination, data transmission and energy harvesting: the threefold advantage of VLC", OSA Applied Optics, vol. 56, no. 12, pp. 3421--3427, April 2017.
  • A. Vavoulas, H.G. Sandalidis, T.A. Tsiftsis, N. Vaiopoulos "Coverage aspects of indoor VLC networks", IEEE/OSA J. Lightwave Technol., vol. 33, no. 23, pp. 4915--4921, December 2015.
  • A. Vavoulas, H.G. Sandalidis, D. Varoutas "Underwater optical wireless networks: a k-connectivity analysis", IEEE J. Oceanic Eng., vol. 39, no. 4, pp. 801--809, October 2014.
  • A. Vavoulas, H.G. Sandalidis, D. Varoutas "Weather effects on FSO network connectivity", IEEE/OSA J. Opt.Commun. Netw., vol. 4, no. 10, pp. 734–740, October 2012.
  •  A. Vavoulas, H.G. Sandalidis, D. Varoutas "Node isolation probability for serial ultraviolet UV-C multi-hop networks", IEEE/OSA J. Opt. Commun. Netw., vol. 3, no. 9, pp. 750–757, September 2011.