Contact Information

Campus Box 7911
NC State University
Raleigh, NC 27695-7911


Dr. Ioannis Papapanagiotou

| Biography

Ioannis Papapanagiotou is a senior software engineer at Netflix and holds an MSc and a dual major Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering and Operations Research from North Carolina State University. His research is focused in distributed systems/cloud computing, internet of things, and network systems. Ioannis serves as a graduate faculty at Purdue University, advising a team of 10 talented graduate students, and as an adjunct assistant professor at NC State University. Prior to joining Netflix, Ioannis was a tenure-track faculty member at Purdue University, where he was awarded the NetApp faculty fellowship and established an Nvidia CUDA Research Center. Ioannis has received the IBM PhD Fellowship, Academy of Athens PhD Fellowship, teaching awards, and best paper awards in several IEEE conferences. Ioannis has authored around 40 research articles and 10 patent disclosures. Ioannis is a member of ACM, and senior member of IEEE.

Research Interests

Cloud Computing

Software Defined Networks

Data Redundancy Elimination

Network Data Analytics

Internet of Things

Performance Analysis & Simulations

| Education

  1. 2012 - PhD in Computer Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
  2. 2012 - PhD in Operations Research, NC State University, Raleigh, NC
  3. 2009 - MSc in Computer Engineering, NC State University, Raleigh NC
  4. 2006 - BSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Patras, Greece

| Selected Publications

| Awards and Honors

  • 2015 - NetApp Faculty Fellowship
  • 2014 - Google Geo Education Award
  • 2012 - IBM Invention 1st file award
  • 2011 - IBM PhD Fellowship
  • 2010 - Best Paper Award, IEEE CAMAD
  • 2007 - Best Paper Award, IEEE GLOBECOM