Electronics and Computer Science (ECS), University of Southampton

Electronics and Computer Science (ECS)

Dr Thanassis Tiropanis

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Dr Thanassis Tiropanis

ECS, Faculty of Physical Sciences and Engineering
University of Southampton
Southampton, United Kingdom. SO17 1BJ

Position: Academic staff in Web and Internet Science
Extension: 29109
Telephone: Work (Voice): +44 (0)23 8059 9109
Email: t.tiropanis@southampton.ac.uk
Homepage: http://users.ecs.soton.ac.uk/tt2/
URI: http://id.ecs.soton.ac.uk/person/11208 [browse]

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Interests: distributed linked infrastructures, internet science, linked data for higher education, open data, peer-to-peer infrastructures, semantic web, social machine analytics, social machines, social networking, virtual communities, web observatories, web science


Thanassis is a associate professor with the Web and Internet Science Group, Electronics and Computer Science, University of Southampton and is interested in distributed linked data infrastructures, linked data for higher education, social networks and social machines. Prior to that he was assistant professor with the Athens Information Technology Institute (AIT) in Greece working on Web technologies and e-learning. Prior to AIT, Thanassis was a research fellow with University College London (UCL) where he worked on network and service management research for telecommunication services. He holds a PhD in computer science from UCL, and a DipIng in computer engineering and informatics from the University of Patras, Greece. He is a senior member of IEEE, a chartered IT professional with BCS, a fellow of the Higher Education academy in the UK and a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece.


Industrial Liaison tutor for CS


  • FHEA
  • MACM
  • PhD, University of London (UCL)
  • DipIng, University of Patras

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