Dr. Panagiotis D. Diamantoulakis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1989. He received the Diploma Degree (5 years) and his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 2012 and 2017, respectively. His current research interests include wireless communications, wireless power transfer, big data for smart grids, optimization theory and applications, and game theory.

During 2014-2016, he was a visitor researcher at the department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at Khalifa University, UAE, and at the Institute for Digital Communications (IDC) of the Telecommunications Laboratory (LNT) at Friedrich- Alexander- Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg (FAU), Germany. In 2015, he received the student travel grant for the International Workshop on Optical Wireless Communication (IWOW), Istanbul, Turkey.

He is co-author of a chapter titled “Trade-offs in Wireless Powered Communications”, in the book Wireless Power Transfer Algorithms, Technologies and Applications in Ad Hoc Communication Networks, Springer, 2017. He is Editor of Journal of Communications and Information Networks and Guest Editor of Applied Sciences for the Special Issue “Optical Wireless Communications”. He was Member of the International Advisory Committee in the International Conference on Big Data and Data Analytics (ICBDDA-17). He has served as a reviewer in various IEEE journals and conferences and as member of the technical program committee of various international IEEE and non-IEEE conferences. Also, he was an exemplary reviewer in IEEE Communication Letters for 2014 (top 3% of reviewers).