George - Christopher Vosniakos
Professor of Manufacturing Systems
School of Mechanical Engineering
National Technical University of Athens
born 29/10/1962 in Athens, Greece
married - one child
1984 Computer Programmer at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory, Heidelberg, Germany .
Information Systems Consultant, Manchester,
Project Manager, straessle, Stuttgart,
1995-1997 Military service as researcher in the Logistics and the Technical Corps of the Greek Army.
Technical Consultant to Greek industrial firms.
1988-1990 Research Assistant, UMIST, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Division.
1993-1995 Lecturer grade B, UMIST, Department of Mechanical Engineering. Undergraduate and Post-graduate teaching : Manufacturing Systems,Manufacturing Technology, Advanced Computing, Computer Integrated Manufacturing, Engineering Design. Teaching contribution to the Manchester IGDS
at National Higher School for Technical Education (SELETE)
1999-2000 Seminar lecturer on Manufacturing Systems, CAD and CAM technology.
1999-2009 Assistant Professor, National Technical University of Athens, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Division.
2016-2017 Member of the Deanery of the School of Mechanical Engineering
2010-2017 Head of the Manufacturing Technology Section (odd years)
2001-2002 Member of the Senate of NTUA
2012-2014 Member of the Internal Assessment Team of the School of Mechanical Engineering
2002-2016 Member of the Innovation Committe of the School of Mechanical Engineering
Completed: 93 undergraduate diploma Dissertations, 22 postgraduate diploma Dissertations, 6 PhD Theses διατριβές, 4 PhD co-supervised Theses
Under preparation: 15 undergraduate diploma Dissertations, 13 postgraduate diploma Dissertations, 5 PhD Theses διατριβές, 1 PhD co-supervised Thesis
17 internships of greek students in greek companies, 3 internships of french students at NTUA
(Cambridge Proficiency, 1983)
Scientific coordinator in 14 projects at straessle, UMIST and NTUA.
Principal investigator or researcher in 10 national projects at NTUA.
Scientific coordinator in 10 innovation / consultancy projects at NTUA.
84 Journal articles,
90 technical reports and
other minor publications on
Advanced Manufacturing Systems and Technology.
of the Editorial Board of
Regular reviewer of articles in the journals: "Robotics and CIM", "Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence", "International Journal of Mechanical Engineering Education", "International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology", "Computer-Aided Design", "International Journal of Mechanical Engineering Education", "International Journal of Materials and Product Technology". Has also assessed articles in: Computers in Industry, International Journal of Production Research, ASME Journal of Dynamic Systems, Measurement and Control, ΙΕΕΕ Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering , International Journal of Approximate Reasoning, Applied Surface Science, Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers – Journal of Engineering Manufacture. Reviewer of articles in various Conferences..
Assessor of research proposals for CEC H2020 - ICT Robotics, GSRT, Ministry of Education, National Scholarship Foundation, Research Promotion Foundation of Cyprus and National Research Foundations of Esthonia and Kazahkstan.
Member of the Organising Committee and Session Chairman of the 1995 MATADOR Conference, Manchester, UK. Session Chairman in 31st MATADOR Conference,Manchester,UK,1995, FAIM2002, Dresden 2002, 6th SMESME 2003 Conference, Athens 2003, ICPR-18, Salerno 2005. Member of the organising committee of 31st MATADOR Conference, Manchester, UK, 1995. Co-chairman of 9th ICPM Conference, Athens, 2017. Session chairman in : 31st MATADOR Conference,Manchester,1995, FAIM2002, Dresden, 2002, 6th SMESME Conference, Athens 2003, 5th TMCE, Lausanne, 2004 (proposed), 18th ICPR Salerno, 2005, 12th UMTIK, Kusadasi, 2006 (proposed), 17th DAAAM, Vienna, 2006. Member of the Technical Committee of the Pan-hellenic Conference on Metallic Materials, (2nd onwards), FAIM2017, Modena.
Registered Developer of Autodesk (1993-1995).