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Dr Andreas Pamboris

Lecturer in Computing

Qualifications

PhD Computer Science (Imperial College London, 2014).

MSc Computer Science (University of California San Diego, 2009).

BSc Computer Science (University of Cyprus, 2007).

 

Employment Track

Lecturer in Computing, University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus (2016 – Present).

Post-doctoral Researcher, University of Cyprus (2015 – 2016).

Post-doctoral Researcher, Imperial College London (2014 – 2015).

Research Assistant, University of California, San Diego (2008 – 2009).

Software Development Engineer Intern, Los Alamos National Laboratory (2008).

Software Development Engineer, University of Cyprus (2005 –2006).

 

 Memberships (Academic/Professional)

  • Association of Computing Machinery (ACM)


Research Interests

Systems, Distributed Systems, Software Engineering, Mobile & Wearable Computing, Mobile Cloud Computing


Roles and Responsibilities (including past roles and responsibilities)

Teaching and Course Leadership 

  • Modules Taught: System Analysis and Database Design, Advanced Software Engineering Techniques, Advanced Programming, Honours Degree Project.


Selective Publications

  • A. Pamboris, P. Andreou, H. Herodotou and G. Samaras (2018). “MULTI-WEAR: A Multi-Wearable Platform For Enhancing Mobile User Experiences" In IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC).
  • M. Belk, A. Pamboris, C. Fidas, C. Katsini, N. Avouris and G. Samaras (2017). “Sweet-Spotting Security and Usability for Intelligent Graphical Authentication Mechanisms” In ACM International Conference on Web Intelligence (WI).
  • A. Pamboris, G. Antoniou, C. Makris, P. Andreou and G. Samaras (2016). “AD-APT: Blurring the Boundary Between Mobile Advertising and User Satisfaction” In IEEE/ACM International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems (MobileSoft).
  • S. E. Alshaal, S. Michael, A. Pamboris, H. Herodotou, G. Samaras and P. Andreou  (2016). “Augmenting Virtual Reality Environments with Smart Wearable Devices” In IEEE International Conference on Mobile Data Management (MDM).
  • M. Baguena, A. Pamboris, P. Pietzuch, G. Samaras, M. L. Sichitiu and P. Manzoni (2016). “Towards Enabling Hyper-Responsive Mobile Apps Through Network Edge Assistance” In IEEE Consumer Communications and Networking Conference (CCNC).
  •  A. Pamboris and P. Pietzuch (2015). “C-RAM: Breaking Mobile Device Memory Barriers Using the Cloud” In IEEE Transactions on Mobile Computing (TMC).
  • A. Pamboris, M. Baguena, A. L. Wolf, P. Manzoni and P. Pietzuch (2015). “Demo: NOMAD: An Edge Cloud Platform for Hyper-Responsive Mobile Apps” In ACM International Conference on Mobile Systems, Applications, and Services (MobiSys).
  • A. Pamboris and P. Pietzuch (2015). “EdgeReduce: Eliminating Mobile Network Traffic Using Application-Specific Edge Proxies” In ACM International Conference on Mobile Software Engineering and Systems (MobileSoft).
  • M. Baguena, A. Pamboris, P. Pietzuch, M. L. Sichitiu and P. Manzoni (2015). “Better Performance in LTE Networks With Edge Assistance: The World of Warcraft Case” In ACM International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Systems: Computing, Networking and Services (MobiQuitous).
  • R. N. Mysore, A. Pamboris, N. Farrington, N. Huang, P. Miri, S. Radhakrishnan, V. Subramanya and A. Vahdat (2009). “PortLand: A Scalable Fault-Tolerant Layer 2 Data Center Network Fabric” In ACM SIGCOMM Conference.

 

Selective Research Funding/ Grant Capture

  • Work Package leader for H2020 GrowMeUp project (University of Cyprus).
  • Technical manager for EIT ICT LABS MC-DATA project (Imperial College London).

 

 Scholarships/Awards

  • Cyprus State Scholarship Foundation: national Ph.D. scholarship award, 2009-2013.
  • A.G. Leventis Foundation: Ph.D. scholarship award, 2009-2013.
  • Cyprus Fulbright Commission: M.Sc. scholarship award, 2007-2009.
  • University of Cyprus: award for highest academic standing among graduating UCY Computer Science students, 2003-2007.
  • Pancyprian Co-operative Confederation: award for highest academic standing among graduating UCY Computer Science students, 2006-2007.
  • IBM Italia SPA: award for highest academic standing among graduating UCY Computer Science students, 2006-2007.
  • SEPAIK union: award for highest academic standing among graduating UCY Computer Science students, 2006-2007.
  • Pancyprian Co-operative Confederation: award for highest academic standing among all UCY Computer Science students (freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior), 2004-2005.
  • Cypriot Institute of Technology: award for highest academic standing among all UCY Computer Science students (freshmen, sophomore, junior and senior), 2004-2005.

 

Other Scholarly and Outreach Activities

  • Track Chair: International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD). 2017.
  • Reviewer:  IEEE/ACM Transactions on Networking;
EuroSys Conference; Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI) Journal; and International Conference on Information Systems Development (ISD). 2011-2017.