Tangible interaction technologies
She is a PhD candidate in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Patras. Her research interest lays upon the field of technology mediated participation of the elderly in cultural experience as a means of supporting social inclusion and well being.
2013 - onwards: PhD candidate, Human Computer Interaction group, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece.
Supervisor: Professor Nikolos Avouris
2006 - 2010: Master Degree in "Integrated Hardware and Software Systems”, Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Greece.
Master thesis: "Software Implementation for reduction SoC's testing time"
Supervisor: Professor Nikolos Dimitrios
2000 - 2005: Bachelor of Informatics. Department of Computer Science, University of Ioannina, Greece.
Undergraduate thesis: “Design decompressors for test vectors"
Supervisor: Assistant Professor Kavousianos Chrysovalantis
Human-Computer Interaction, with emphasis on study of interaction of seniors with tangible digital artifacts and in
particular the role technologies may play in supporting the elderly in preserving their memories and narratives.
Teaching in Vocational Training Instiute (IEK)
Courses taught: Programming, Multimedia, Computer Networks, Unix Operation System, Data Bases, Algorithms and Data Structures
2008-2009 & 2011-2013: Teaching in Technical of Multimedia Computer Application specialty
2006-2007 & 2008-2009: Teaching in Technical of Internet Technology and Technical of Computer Application specialties.
Assistance in Tertiary Education
2013-onwards: Assistant in Introduction to Computers, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece
2006-2007: Assistant in Basic Electronics Laboratory, Assistant in Computer Architecture Laboratory, Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Greece
Programming Languages:C, C++, Matlab, Visual Basic, Fortran, Vhdl
Data Base Management System:MS Access, MySQL
Design -Simulation Platforms: Altera, Modelsim
English C2 Level: Certificate of Proficiency in English (ECPE)
 Chounta, Irene-Angelica; Sintoris, Christos; Masoura, Melpomeni; Yiannoutsou, Nikoleta; Avouris, Nikolaos (2013). The good, the bad and the neutral: an analysis of team-gaming activity. In: EC-TEL meets ECSCW: Workshop on Collaborative Technologies for Working and Learning, Paphos, Cyprus