Dr. ELPINIKI I. PAPAGEORGIOU is a Professor at Energy Systems Department, University of Thessaly, Larissa, Greece. She holds a PhD in Computer Science from the University of Patras (Sept. 2004) and an MSc in Medical Physics from the same University (2000). She specializes in developing and applying artificial intelligent models and algorithms to decision support problems for modeling, prediction, strategic decisions, scenario analysis and data mining, solving important emerging problems in diverse domains. Her main research specialization is the development of novel algorithms and fuzzy models for intelligent decision support systems focused on Fuzzy Cognitive Maps. She is within the 2% among 100,000 overall top-cited most influential scientists, for third consecutive year, according to the published catalogues by PLoS Biolοgy 2020 & Mendeley Data 2020.Dr. Elpiniki Papageorgiou is ranked in the 14th national and 3547th position internationally in the area of Computer Science. Source: Guide4Research.
She is actively involved in various European and Greek projects, working as project manager, technical manager and/or senior researcher. Also, she is Head of Dept of Energy Systems, and Director in MSc program in “Energy and Automation Systems”, University of Thessaly, Larissa. She has more than 250 publications in journals, conference papers and book chapters and has more than 9900 citations from independent researchers (h-index=52 in GoogleScholar)