Dr. Vasileios Karyotis received the Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece, in 2004, the M.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Pennsylvania, USA, in 2005 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from NTUA, Greece, in 2009. Since 2009 he is a research associate with the Network Management and Optimal Design (NETMODE) Lab of NTUA, Greece. Since 2017, he is an Adjunct Lecturer with the Hellenic Open University of Greece. His research interests span the modeling and performance evaluation of technological networks, with emphasis on the areas of topology control and resource allocation in wireless multihop networks, stochastic modeling and analysis of malware propagation in wireless networks, the interactions between complex communications and social networks, and distributed Cognitive Radios. He has coauthored the book Evolutionary Dynamics of Complex Communications Networks (Taylor & Francis Group, CRC Press) and the book Malware Diffusion Models for Modern Complex Networks: Theory and Applicationsʼ (Morgan Kaufmann, imprint of Elsevier). Dr. Karyotis was awarded a fellowship from the Dept. of Electrical and Systems Engineering of the University of Pennsylvania (2004-2005), and one of two fellowships for exceptional graduate students from the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering of NTUA (2007-2009). He has been also awarded various awards from the Greek State and NTUA for his studies and publishing work.He also is a scientific consultant to ELECTROTRUST S.A.