Corelab Seminar



The Corelab Seminar is an informal seminar organized by the Computation and Reasoning Laboratory. Its scope encompasses all areas of Theoretical Computer Science, and it is open to undergraduate students, graduate students, and faculty members alike. Distinguished speakers are often invited to give lectures based on their recent work.

  • When: On Mondays, at 18:00 (but check also the talk schedule below).
  • Where: Room 1.1.29, School of Electrical & Computer Engineering, National Technical University of Athens.

If you wish to give a talk or be notified of upcoming talks, please send an e-mail either to , or to whoever is currently serving as Seminar manager (see sidebar).


  • [October 7th, 2009] The Seminar begins! The first talk is on the 12th of October 2009. For details look at the talk schedule below


Date* Speaker/Title
Jun 21st Margrit Betke (Boston University)
Image and Video Computing Research in Computer Science at Boston University (abstract).
Jun 14th Vassilis Zikas (ETH, NTUA)
Secure multi-party computation(abstract).
May 31st Eleni Mpakali (NTUA)
Pseudorandom number generators(abstract).
Apr 19th Eirini Pogiatzi (NTUA)
On the hardness of being truthful (Christos Papadimitriou, Michael Schapira, Yaron Singer) (abstract).
Jan 11th George Pierrakos (UC Berkeley, NTUA)
"Learning" Equilibria in Games (abstract).
Dec 14th Eirini Pogiatzi (NTUA)
On the hardness of being truthful (Christos Papadimitriou, Michael Schapira, Yaron Singer) (abstract).
Nov 9th George Angelis (NTUA)
Game Theory, a focus on the modeling aspects that computer scientists love to ignore (abstract (gr)).
Nov 2nd Paris Koutris (NTUA)
Offline and Online Infrastructure Leasing Problems (abstract).
Oct 26th Eleni Mpakali (NTUA)
Attacks to cryptographic protocols and a logic of Authentication (abstract).
Oct 19th Manos Thanos (NTUA)
Online primal-dual algorithms for covering and packing problems (abstract).
Oct 12th Aggelos Kiayias (University of Athens)
Sound and Fine-grain Specification of Ideal Functionalities (abstract).

*Unless otherwise noted, the talks take place at the time and place specified under section "Information". For more information, please contact the Seminar manager.