Grammati Pantziou received her Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Patras, Greece, in 1991. She served as Assistant Professor at Dartmouth College and at the University of Central Florida, USA, and as Professor atthe Department of Informatics of the Technological Educational Institute of Athens, Greece. Since 2018 is a Professor at the Department of Informatics and Computer Engineering of the University of West Attica, Greece. Her research interests include algorithmic techniques for optimization problems, parallel and distributed computing, mobile ad-hoc & wireless sensor networks, IoT applications, and security and privacy issues in pervasive environments. She has edited 5 books and has co-authored 11 books andbook chapters and over 150 research articles in major international journals and conference proceedings. She serves as editor ofthe Algorithms Journal, MDPI, as associate editor of the Security and Communication Networks Journal (Wiley) and guest-editor of 10 journal special issues in the fields of computing, wireless communications and IoT. She has participated as scientific coordinator and key researcher in more than 26 research projects funded by the European Community, the Greek State, and the National Science Foundation, USA.