Chris Danezis holds a 5y Dipl. Ing. inÂ Surveying EngineeringÂ from theÂ National Technical University of Athens, a M.Sc. in Geoinformatics from the same university, and a Ph.D. in Geomatic Engineering from theÂ UCLÂ department ofÂ Civil, Environmental and Geomatic Engineering, in Space Geodesy and Navigation. To date, he is a Lecturer in Positioning at theÂ Cyprus University of TechnologyÂ department ofÂ Civil Engineering and Geomatics.Â Previously, he worked for the HellenicÂ National Cadastre and Mapping AgencyÂ (NCMA), in the department responsibleÂ for the operation of the GPS CORSÂ network, and as a freelance engineer and consultant specialized in positioning, ITS, and location awareness technologies.Â
His scientific activity is mainly focused on Geodesy, GNSS augmentations, and Navigation subjects. Besides his scientific interests, he is a dedicated programmer of several conventional and AI programming languages. Throughout the years, he has developed software on a wide range of applications. Amongst others, he is the author of the official Hellenic coordinate transformationÂ softwareÂ (between the new ETRS89-based coordinate reference system and the National Grid)Â and theÂ developer of a new geometric geoid model for Greece, provided byÂ NCMA SA.