About

“Individual commitment to a group effort–that is what makes a team work, a company work, a society work, a civilization work.”

 Vince Lombardi

The AHPC group was established in 2012 and carries out pioneering work in Astrophysics and Parallel and Distributed Computing.

The group has a prestigious network of international collaborators and is directed by Prof. Andreas Efstathiou, Vice Rector for Research and External Affairs.


AHPC Team

Professor Andreas Efstathiou
Head of the group

Dr Andreas Efstathiou holds a BSc(Eng) degree in Mechanical Engineering and a PhD from Queen Mary & Westfield College, University of London. He held appointments at Queen Mary & Westfield College and Imperial College London before joining Cyprus College in 2001.

Associate Professor Vicky Papadopoulou Lesta
Member

Dr. Vicky Papadopoulou Lesta studied first at the University of Patras, where she received the Diploma in Computer Engineering and Informatics then pursed graduate studies in the same University, where she received the Master and Ph.D. degrees in 2001 and 2003, respectively.

Associate Professor Ioannis Michos
Member

Dr. Vicky Papadopoulou Lesta studied first at the University of Patras, where she received the Diploma in Computer Engineering and Informatics then pursed graduate studies in the same University, where she received the Master and Ph.D. degrees in 2001 and 2003, respectively.

Phd (Cand.) Orestis Pavlou
Phd (Cand.) Orestis Pavlou
Member
Orestis Pavlou holds an MSc degree in Physics & Astronomy from the University of Amsterdam, as a member of the “Gravitation AstroParticle Physics Amsterdam” (GRAPPA) excellence program. His MSc research project involved the study of the emission of cosmic