Yearly Report 2003


Faculty Members

  • Diomidis Spinellis

Senior Researchers

  • Stefanos Androutsellis-Theotokis
  • Vasileios Vlachos
  • Vassilios Karakoidas

Associate Researchers

  • Victoria Skoularidou


Overview in numbers

New Publications Number
Monographs and Edited Volumes 2
Journal Articles 12
Book Chapters 0
Conference Publications 4
Technical Reports 0
White Papers 3
Magazine Articles 0
Working Papers 1
Datasets 0
Total New Publications 22
New Projects 1
Ongoing Projects 3
Completed Projects 4
Faculty Members 1
Senior Researchers 3
Associate Researchers 1
Researchers 0
Total Members 5
New Members 3
Ongoing PhDs 3
Completed PhDs 0
New Seminars
New Seminars 0

New Publications

Monographs and Edited Volumes

    • Diomidis Spinellis, editor. Cross-Media Service Delivery. Volume 740 of The Kluwer international series in engineering and computer science. Kluwer Academic Publishers, Boston, MA, 2003. ISBN 1-4020-7480-8.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Code Reading: The Open Source Perspective. Addison-Wesley, Boston, MA, 2003. ISBN 0-201-79940-5.

Journal Articles

    • Diomidis Spinellis. The information furnace: consolidated home control. Personal and Ubiquitous Computing, 7(1):53–69, 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. The decay and failures of web references. casm, 46(1):71–77, January 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Reliable identification of bounded-length viruses is NP-complete. IEEE Transactions on Information Theory, 49(1):280–284, January 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Reflections on trusting trust revisited. casm, 46(6):112, June 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Reading, writing, and code. ACM Queue, 1(7):84–89, October 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Position-annotated photographs: a geotemporal web. IEEE Pervasive Computing, 2(2):72–79, April-June 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Organized pruning of file sets. ;login:, 28(3):39–42, June 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. On the declarative specification of models. IEEE Software, 20(2):94–96, March/April 2003.
    • Diomidis Spinellis. Global analysis and transformations in preprocessed languages. IEEE Transactions on Software Engineering, 29(11):1019–1030, November 2003.
    • Victoria Skoularidou and Diomidis Spinellis. Security architectures for network clients. Information Management and Computer Security, 11(2):84–91, 2003.
    • Kostas Kalaitzakis, Eftichios Koutroulis, and Vassilios Vlachos. Development of a data acquisition system for remote monitoring of renewable energy systems. Measurement, 34(2):75–83, September 2003.
    • John Iliadis, Stefanos Gritzalis, Diomidis Spinellis, Danny de Cock, Bart Preneel, and Dimitris Gritzalis. Towards a framework for evaluating certificate status information mechanisms. Computer Communications, 26(16):1839–1850, October 2003.

Conference Publications

    • George Roussos, Panos Kourouthanasis, Diomidis Spinellis, Eugene Gryazin, Mike Pryzbliski, George Kalpogiannis, and George Giaglis. Systems architecture for pervasive retail. In ACM Symposium on Applied Computing, 631–636. New York, March 2003. ACM, ACM Press.
    • Konstantinos Chorianopoulos and Diomidis Spinellis. Usability design for the home media station. In Constantine Stephanidis, editor, Proceedings of the 10th HCI International 2003 conferece, 439–443. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, Inc, 2003.
    • Konstantinos Chorianopoulos, George Lekakos, and Diomidis Spinellis. The virtual channel model for personalized television. In Judith Masthoff, Richard Griffiths, and Lyn Pemberton, editors, Proceedings of the European Conference on Interactive Television: from Viewers to Actors?, 59–67. 2003.
    • Konstantinos Chorianopoulos, George Lekakos, and Diomidis Spinellis. Intelligent user interfaces in the living room: usability design for personalized television applications. In Proceedings of the 2003 international conference on Intelligent user interfaces, 230–232. ACM Press, 2003.

White Papers

    • V. Vlachos. Scheduling algorithms for real time operating systems. Technical Report WHP-2003-002, ELTRUN, 2003.
    • M. Benou, V. Skoularidou, and D. Spinellis. Internet security guide. Technical Report WHP-2003-001, ELTRUN, 2003.
    • S. Androutsellis-Theotokis. A survey of peer-to-peer file sharing technologies. Technical Report WHP-2002-003, ELTRUN, 2003.

Working Papers

    • V. Skoularidou and D. Spinellis. Secure computing in untrustworthy environments: is the aspect-oriented programming paradigm a practical solution? WP 2003-008, Eltrun Working Paper Series, 2003.


New Projects

    • PRAXIS - Interconnection of Applications and conduct of inter-business transactions through the internet

Ongoing Projects

    • Iraklitos - Security Applications for Peer-to-Peer Networks
    • mExpress - mobile in-EXhibition PRovision of Electronic Support Services
    • GEMINI - Global Electronic Medium ConstellatIon for Dynamic CoNtent Integration

Completed Projects

    • TEMPO - Technologies and Applications in Multi-Protocol networks
    • TRAINSEE - Training in Information Technologies in South Eastern Europe
    • eAware - e-Awareness for Europe: Digital Awareness and Security for the Citizen in Europe
    • CONTESSA - Content Transformation Engine Supporting Universal Access

New Members

    • Stefanos Androutsellis-Theotokis (PhD student)
    • Vasileios Vlachos (PhD student)
    • Vassilios Karakoidas (PhD student)

Ongoing PhDs

    • Stefanos Androutsellis-Theotokis Topic: Performing peer-to-peer e-business transactions
    • Vasileios Vlachos Topic: Security applications of p2p networks
    • Vassilios Karakoidas Topic: Integrating Domain-Specific Languages with General-Purpose Languages
Note: Data before 2017 may refer to grandparented work conducted by BALab's members at its progenitor laboratory, ISTLab.