Prof Alexandros Karagrigoriou
Prof Alexandros Karagrigoriou obtained his BSc degree from the Department of Mathematics, University of Patras, Greece and his MA, PhD from the University of Maryland, USA. He is employed at the Department of Mathematics and Statistics of the University of Cyprus since 1992 and is working as an Associate Professor since 2002. He has worked at the University of Maryland, the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the Institute of Statistical Sciences, Taiwan and taught at the Universities of Maryland, Athens, the Aegean, and Cyprus. His research activities cover various areas of Statistics such as Statistical Modeling, Model Selection Criteria, Biostatistics, Medical Statistics, Information Theory, Time Series Analysis, Economics and Finance, and Reliability Theory. He has published more than 50 articles on statistics, medical statistics, biostatistics, finance, economic demography and applied probability while he has given more than 30 invited presentations in international conferences, symposia, and universities all over the world. Prof. Karagrigoriou is a scientist with international reputation and has great experience in the design and execution of research projects which involve statistical analysis of medical and biomedical research. He has collaborated with Prof. Patsalis in the Non-Invasive Prenatal Diagnosis NIPD study with great success. He has published in book series and international journals more than 50 articles on statistics, medical statistics, biostatistics, finance, economics, economic demography and applied probability.