Dr. John Lakoumentas

Dr. John Lakoumentas


Postdoctorate Collaborating Researchers
Research Scientist

Member of ISI's Research Area Groups

CV in Brief

John Lakoumentas was born in 1980 and raised in Nafpaktos, Greece, and attended primary education there, until 1998. Next, he relocated to Patras, Greece, with the aim of attending the University of Patras, where he gained a diploma in Computer Engineering & Informatics (in 2003), an M.Sc. in Computer Science & Technology (in 2006), and a Ph.D. in Medical Physics (in 2010), focusing almost exclusively during all those studies in the fields of mathematics of computer science, algorithms and probability theory, statistics, and data science. Afterwards, he decided to work as a freelance health data scientist & statistician in Academia and Business, and also as an adjunct lecturer in Academia, possessing a solid interest in the applications of statistics and informatics (data science, machine learning) in a variety of biological and medical fields. Until now, he has coauthored ~35 journal publications and ~15 conference publications, and also he has lectured for more than 5 years in Academia in Greece, both in graduate and postgraduate levels. Finally, he is an expert programmer in R, among others (including Python, SQL, MATLAB, Julia, SPSS, Stata, etc.). Nowadays, he is a collaborate post-doctoral researcher at the Industrial Systems Institute / Research Centre ATHENA, focusing mostly on research on explainable machine learning and deep learning for cloud and “5G and beyond” applications, as well as an adjunct lecturer at the University of Patras (Department of Nursing).