Dr. Georgios Ch. Sirakoulis received his Diploma degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1996) from the Democritus University of Thrace (DUTh), Greece, and for his Diploma Thesis he received a prize of distinction from the Technical Chamber of Greece (TEE). In 2001, he received his PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Democritus University of Thrace, Greece. He is an Associate Professor with tenure in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace (2008-today). Moreover, he is EUROPRACTICE representative for DUTh, and he has served as a member at the EU IDEAS programme. Furthermore, he is Associate Editor in “Microelectronics Journal“, “Journal of Cellular Automata“, “International Journal of Parallel, Emergent and Distributed Systems“, “Journal of Applied Matehematics“, “Recent Patents on Electrical & Electronic Engineering” and “Conference Papers in Computer Science“. He is now principal investigator/responsible of the following funded on-going scientific projects: Green Center: Energy-Efficient MPSoCs for Datacenters (GSRT funding for period 2012-2015) and Supermicro: Energy Management Optimization of Autonomous Hybrid Systems (GSRT funding for period 2011-2015). He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (IEEE), of the IEEE Computer Society, of the Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), of HiPEAC, of the European Geosciences Union (EGU) and TEE. He was general co-chair of ACRI 2014 Conference (Cellular Automata for Research and Industry), ACRI 2012, SFHHMY 5, and of several Special Sessions in IEEE NANO 2015, PDP 2015, HiPEAC CSW 2014, PCI 2014, PDP 2014, ICECS 2013, etc. His courses lab activities are sponsored by ARM, Freescale, Xilinx and Altera.