Research Interests: Computational and Theoretical Methods for Time Series, High-Dimensional Time Series Analysis, Integer-Valued Time Series Analysis, Diagnostics, Detection of Interventions, Measures of Dependence, Spectral Analysis, Clustering, Isotonic Regression.



Elected Member of the International Statistical Institute 2005
Gambrinus Fellowship, TU Dortmund, Department of Statistics 2013-2014
Best Student Paper Award: 7th Eastern Mediterranean Region–
International Biometric Society Conference, (V. Christou, April 2013)
Eleneio Doctoral Thesis Award in Statistics 2015-2016: awarded by the Greek Statistical Institute to M. Pitsillou, April 2017 2017
Best Ph.D. thesis award by the Italian Statistical Society to M. Armillotta (external advisor with A. Luati & M. Lupparelli), 2022 2022
Ranked in the top 2% cited scientists in the world (single year) by Ioannidis, John P.A. (2022), “September 2022 data-update for “Updated science-wide author databases of standardized citation indicators””, Mendeley Data, V5, doi: 10.17632/btchxktzyw.5 2023
Springer Book Series: Frontiers in Probability and the Statistical Science 2017-today
Associate Editor
Statistical Modelling 2017-today
Journal of Time Series Analysis 2013-2023
Technometrics 2019-2021
Journal of Risk and Financial Management 2018-2020
Statistics 2012-2019
Computational Statistics & Data Analysis 2010-2013
Statistics & Probability Letters 2009-2017


Contribution to Society:

Vice-chair for the joint committee of the University of Cyprus and the Ministry of Education, Republic of Cyprus, for the pre-service program for secondary school teachers 2007-2018
PI of an interdisciplinary team for mathematical modeling of the evolution of pandemia COVID-19. 2020-2021