George Kousiouris, Associate Professor

Basic Information


Office: 3.5, 3rd floor

Phone: +30210 9549409

E-mail: gkousiou[at]hua[dot]gr


Research Field: Service Oriented Applications and Infrastructures Performance and Technologies

Short CV

George Kousiouris is an Associate Professor at the Department of Informatics and Telematics of the Harokopio University of Athens. He received his Dipl. Eng. in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Patras, Greece in 2005 and his Ph.D. in Cloud Computing at the Telecommunications Laboratory of the Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering of the National Technical University of Athens in 2012. He has participated in numerous EU funded projects such as H2020 PHYSICS, H2020 BigDataStack, H2020 CloudPerfect (as lead architect and technical coordinator), H2020 SLALOM, FP7 COSMOS (as lead architect and technical coordinator), FP7 ARTIST (as WP leader), FP7 OPTIMIS (as WP leader), FP7 IRMOS and national projects. He has published over 70 publications on topics including Cloud platforms and architectures, Cloud services evaluation and benchmarking, Cloud applications design, Service Level Agreements, IoT platforms, Performance engineering and estimation.

Indicative Publications

1. George Kousiouris, Aristodemos Pnevmatikakis, "Performance Experiences From Running An E-health Inference Process As FaaS Across Diverse Clusters", ICPE 2023 - Companion of the 2023 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2023), DOI: 10.1145/3578245.3585023

2. George Kousiouris, Szymon Ambroziak, Blazej Zarzycki, Domenico Costantino, Stylianos Tsarsitalidis, Vasileios Katevas, Alessandro Mamelli, Teta Stamati, "A Pattern-based Function and Workflow Visual Environment for FaaS Development across the Continuum", ICPE 2023 - Companion of the 2023 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2023), DOI: 10.1145/3578245.3584934

3. Dimitris Gkoulis, Cleopatra Bardaki, George Kousiouris, Mara Nikolaidou, "Transforming IoT Events to Meaningful Business Events on the Edge: Implementation for Smart Farming Application", Future Internet (2023), DOI: 10.3390/fi15040135

4. Yannis Poulakis, Georgios Fatouros, George Kousiouris, Dimosthenis Kyriazis, "HOCC: An Ontology for Holistic Description of Cluster Settings", Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics) (2023), DOI: 10.1007/978-3-031-29315-3_4

5. George Kousiouris, Chris Giannakos, Konstantinos Tserpes, Teta Stamati, "Measuring Baseline Overheads in Different Orchestration Mechanisms for Large FaaS Workflows", ICPE 2022 - Companion of the 2022 ACM/SPEC International Conference on Performance Engineering (2022), DOI: 10.1145/3491204.3527467