Nestoras Chouliaras

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Broadband communications, networks and cybersecurity unit

PhD Candidate


Short CV

Nestoras Chouliaras has received BSc. degree in Computer Engineering from Technological Institute of Piraeus, Msc. in Information and Communication Systems (System Security) from Open University of Cyprus. He is currently pursuing his Ph.D at University of West Attica University, in the field of Cyber Ranges under the supervision of Assistant Professor Ioanna Kantzavelou of Informatics and Computer Engineering. Works since 2017 in National Cyber Security Authority of Greece. He has obtained more than 18 years of experience in ICT both in private and public sector, for instance, Telecommunications, Healthcare and Insurance. His main research interests include cyber security and cyber ranges. He has published in 2 conferences and 2 journals. He has participated in research program H2020 (Concordia). He holds Certifications as Lead Auditor ISO 27001, MCSE, MCSA, MCP, MCS Server Virtualization with Hyper-V and System Center, CCNA R&S.

Publications in international scientific journals

Nestoras Chouliaras, George Kittes, Ioanna Kantzavelou, Leandros Maglaras, Grammati Pantziou, Mohamed A. Ferrag, “Cyber Ranges and TestBeds for Education, Training and Research”, MDPI Applied Sciences, February 2021 (IF: 2.474)

Dharmesh Faquir, Nestoras Chouliaras, Vlachou Sofia, Kalopoulou Olga, Leandros Maglaras, “Cybersecurity in Smart Grids, Challenges and Solutions”, AIMS Electronics and Electrical Journal, January 2021, DOI: 10.3934/electreng2021001

Articles in international conference proceedings

Leandros Maglaras, George Drivas, Nestoras Chouliaras, Eerke Boiten, Costas Lambrinoudakis, Sotiris Ioannidis, “Cybersecurity in the Era of Digital Transformation: The case of Greece”, IEEE international Conference on Internet of Things and Intelligent Applications (ITIA2020) , 27-29 November, 2020, Zhenjiang, China, DOI:10.1109/ITIA50152.2020.9312297

Dimitrios Tsiostas, George Kittes, Nestoras Chouliaras, Ioanna Kantzavelou, Leandros Maglaras, Christos Douligeris and Vasileios Vlachos, “The insider threat: Reasons, Effects and Mitigation Techniques”, 24th Pan-Hellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI 2020), Athens, Greece, November 20th-22nd, 2020, DOI: 10.1145/3437120.3437336

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