Christos Katrakazas is a PostDoc Research Associate at the Technical University of Munich.
Christos received a PhD from Loughborough University (United Kingdom) and a Diploma in Civil Engineering from the National Technical University of Athens (NTUA), Greece. He has worked for about two years, initially as a research assistant and then as a research associate at Loughborough University. In 2014, he was a visiting research student in INRIA, Grenoble, France. His research focuses on autonomous vehicles, road safety, machine learning, traffic microsimulation and Big Data. He has authored peer-reviewed journal and conference publications mostly on the safety assessment of autonomous vehicles as well as real-time collision prediction.
Christos has authored peer-reviewed journals and conference publications on motion planning and safety assessment of autonomous vehicles as well as on real-time collision prediction and traffic simulation.
|Feb 2018 - Oct 2019||Research Associate |
Technical University of Munich
Arciststraße 21, D-80333, München, Germany.
|Jul 2017 - Jan 2018||Research Associate |
Loughborough University, Transport Safety Research Group, Design School.
|Oct 2016 - Jul 2017||Research Assistant |
Loughborough University, Transport Studies Group, School of Architecture, Civil and Building Engineering
Loughborough, Leicestershire, United Kingdom
|Oct 2013 – Jul 2017||Ph.D. in Civil and Building Engineering |
Transport Studies group, Loughborough University, United Kingdom
Thesis: Developing an advanced collision risk model for autonomous vehicles,
|Sep 2005 - Mar 2011||Diploma in Civil Engineering |
National Technical University of Athens (NTUA)
Specialization: Transportation engineering,
Thesis: "Investigating factors affecting helmet use among European motorcyclists
Awards and Scholarship
|Scholarship for mini-CDT on automated mobility from Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) of the United Kingdom|
Grant for research visit in INRIA, Grenoble, France,
|Dec 2015|| |
Grant for research seminar presentation in Hyundai, Seoul, South Korea
- Transportation Research Part C
- IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems
- IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Vehicles
- IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
- PlOS ONE
- Transportation Research Board Annual Meeting
- IEEE MT-ITS