Anastasios Anastasiadis obtained his BSc in Physics from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1986 and his PhD in Astrophysics from the same University in 1994.
He was a Visiting Research Fellow at the Max Planck Institut fur Extraterrestrische Physik (MPE) in Germany (1991-1992) and worked as a Research Assistant at the Section of Astrophysics, Astronomy and Mechanics, Department of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1995-1998). He joined the National Observatory of Athens (NOA) in September 1998 as an Associate Researcher. In January 2002 he was promoted to Senior Researcher. He is currently Research Director, at the Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications & Remote Sensing (IAASARS) of the National Observatory of Athens (since December 2007) and member of the Space Research & Technology Group
Researcher (retired). He was born in Poland on the 8th of September, 1952. obtained his BSc in Physics in 1976, his MSc in Astrophysics in 1978 and his PhD in 1990 from the Sofia University (Bulgaria). From 1975 to 1978, he worked as an Astronomer in the Public Observatory at Kardjaly (Bulgaria) and from 1989 to 1994 to National Observatory of Athens. From 1994 to 2006, he worked as science support staff at the former Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics of the National Observatory of Athens. In 2006, he was promoted to Associate Researcher and since 2009 he works as Senior Researcher at the Institute for Astronomy, Astrophysics, Space Applications and Remote Sensing of the National Observatory of Athens. He retired in 2019. His research interests are in artificial intelligence methods development and application for data processing and analysis (in astrophysics, engineering and medicine), classification and parameterization of galaxy spectra, galaxies evolutionary spectra modeling, galactic and extra-galaxy stellar systems content, observational spectrophotometry and photometry of symbiotic and symbiotic-like stars.
Evangelos Chaliasos was born in Domianous Evritanias, Greece, on the 28th of December, 1947. He received his B.Sc. in Mathematics (1971) and in Physics (1979) from the University of Athens, Greece. He obtained a M.Sc. in Astronomy from the University of Chicago, U.S.A. (1988) and his Ph.D. from the University of Athens. His scientific interest was in relativistic Astrophysics. He passed away in December 2020.
Professor of Astronomy, Indiana University. He received a B.S. in Physics from Illinois Institute of Technology in 1980, M. Phil. and M.S. degrees in Physics in 1982, and a Ph.D. in Physics in 1990 from Yale University. He was a Beatrice Watson Parrent Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Hawaii and a Hubble Postdoctoral Fellow at Hawaii and Yale. He has been on the Indiana University Astronomy faculty since 1997. His scientific interests are on the Structure and Evolution of the Chemical Elements (particularly Lithium) of the stars.
Lecturer (retired), Department of Physics, University of Patras, Greece. She was born in the Island of Lefkada, Greece. She received the B.Sc. in Mathematics from the University of Athens (1973) and the Ph.D. from the Physics Department of the University of Patras (1990). Her scientific interests were in Dynamical Astronomy.
Image and Signal Processing Research Scientist. He was born in Athens, Greece, on November 8th, 1963. He got the B.Sc. from the Department of Mathematics of the University of Athens, Greece and his Ph.D. from the Physics Department of the same University (1992). His scientific interests include Solar Physics and astronomical image processing. He has published more than 26 scientific papers in international refereed journals and about 30 papers in international conferences and special volumes. He has acted as reviewer/referee for Journals related to Image Processing and Astronomy such as Astronomy and Astrophysics. He was a postdoctoral research at the solar physics group of Caltech and a researcher at the Institute of Astronomy and Astrophysics of the National Observatory of Athens (1995-1998).