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Thanos Panagopoulos



California State University, Fresno


Science II Building #248 
2576 E. San Ramon Avenue
M/S ST90 Fresno CA 93740, USA

+1 559-278-5152​​



Short Bio


Thanos Panagopoulos (nee Aris Athanasios Panagopoulos) is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at California State University, Fresno, USA. He has dedicated himself to prototyping new intelligent technology to shape the production and urban landscape of tomorrow. His interests include a wide range of Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science related fields:​​

  • ​Machine Learning (Reinforcement Learning, Supervised Learning, Approximation Methods)

  • Data Mining (Massive Data Sets, Feature Selection and Dimensionality Reduction techniques)

  • Control Theory (Decision-making, Intelligent/Optimal/Adaptive Control, System Identification) 

  • Multiagent Systems (Stochastic Games, Multiagent Learning, Algorithmic Game Theory)

  • Optimization (Dynamic/Integer Programming, Multiobjective Optimization)

  • Intelligent Systems ​​(Smart Grid/Home/City/Agriculture, Human-agent Collectives, Internet of Things)​

​Thanos received his Ph.D. in Computer Science from University of Southampton, UK, in 2016. He also spent two years leading intelligent systems research as a post-doctoral researcher at UC Berkeley, USA. He also holds a diploma in Electronic and Computer Engineering from Technical University of Crete, Greece. ​

​Thanos has worked with several institutions, agencies, and firms in a number of multi-million dollar collaborative research endeavors and has strong experience in leading interdisciplinary research and managing diverse teams.​ For more details on current and past projects, please refer to projects.

Thanos First-order Academic Genealogy

  • ​Vice-Provost (Research) Nicholas R. Jennings, Imperial College London, UK (PhD supervisor)

  • Professor Alex Rogers, University of Oxford, UK (PhD supervisor)

  • ​Professor George Chalkiadakis, Technical University of Crete, Greece (Diploma supervisor)