Dr. Theodoros A. Tsiftsis, Senior Member, IEEE

         Associate Professor

       Department of Electrical Engineering

       Technological Educational Institute of Central Greece

       35100 Lamia, Greece

       3rd Km Old National Road Lamia-Athens

       Tel: +030-22310-60302, Fax: +30-22310-33945

       Email: tsiftsis@teilam.gr   or   theodoros.tsiftsis@gmail.com        







Research Projects

Professional Experience

TPC Memberships

Citation Profile











  Brief CV

Dr. Theodoros Tsiftsis was born in Lamia, Greece, in November 1970. He received the degree in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1993, and the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland, U.K., in 1995. Also, he received the M.Sc. degree in Decision Sciences from the Athens University of Economics and Business, Greece, in 2000 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece, in 2006. He joined the Department of Electrical Engineering at the Technological Educational Institute of Lamia in February 2010.

Dr. Tsiftsis serves as a National Expert for Greece in the HORIZON 2020 Information and Communication Technologies theme (2014-2020).




·      Associate Editor, IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (Feb. 2017)

·      Area Editor (Wireless Communications II), IEEE Transactions on Communications (Jan. 2016)

·      IEEE Journal on Selected Areas in Communications, Lead Guest Editor for the Special Issue on “Spectrum Sharing and Aggregation for Future Wireless Networks”

·      Associate Editor, IEICE Transactions on Communications (Jun. 2015 - Jan. 2017 )

·      Editor, IEEE Transactions on Communications (Oct. 2012 - Dec. 2015)

·      Associate Editor, IET Communications (July 2010 - present)

·      Senior Editor, IEEE Communications Letters (Jan. 2014 – July 2015)

·      Editor, IEEE Communications Letters (July 2010 - Jan. 2014)

·      Editor, IEEE Transactions on Vehicular Technology (Oct. 2010- Oct. 2012)

·      Editor, Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering - EURASIP - Hindawi (Aug. 2007 - July 2010)

·      Editor, Recent Patents on Electrical Engineering - Bentham Science Publishers (June 2007 - July 2010)


     Research Interests

·      Cooperative Communications

·      Cognitive Radio

·      Energy efficient communications

·      Performance analysis of wireless systems

·      Wireless Communications over Fading Channels

·      Communications Theory

·      Optical Wireless Communications (FSO, VLC)




1.   Foreign Faculty, Global Initiative Academic Networks (GIAN), Host Institution: Visvesvaraya National Institute of Technology, Nagpur, India (12-17 December, 2016)

2.   Ericsson award of excellence in Telecommunications awarded by ERICSSON HELLAS S.A., for his PhD Thesis, July 2007.




Last Updated: Sept. 2016