Dr. Costas N. Kyriacou



Associate Professor in Computer Engineering 

at Frederick University, Cyprus

e-mail: eng.kc@frederick.ac.cy

+357 22394394 - ext. 42111

Fax: +357 22 438234

Address: 7 Yianni Frederickou Str.,

                 Pallouriotissa,  POBox 24729,

                1303 Nicosia, Cyprus

Schedule   Teaching   Research  Publications  


Spring 2020



01. 08:30 - 09:20


02. 09:30 - 10:20


03. 10:50 - 11:40


04. 11:50 - 12:40

  Office Hour (Rm 111)   Office Hour (Rm 111)  

05. 12:50 - 13:40

  AELE337 (Rm12)   AELE337 (Rm12)  

06. 14:00 - 14:50

  AELE337 (Rm12)   AELE337 (Rm12)  

07. 15:00 - 15:50


08. 16:00 - 16:50


09. 17:00 - 17:50

10. 18:00 - 18:50
11. 19:00 - 19:50

12. 20:00 - 20:50




Semester: Spring 2020

AELE337   Electronics II

ACOE489/490    Senior Project Planning - Senor Project


  1. SYStematic: Design of 3D Multicore Architectures with Network-on-chIp Communication

  2. D2CMP: Data Driven Chip Multiprocessors

  3. CacheFlow: Optimal Cache Management Policies for Data Driven Multithreading.

  4. D2NOW: Data Driven Network of Workstations


  1. Ahmad Al-Zoubi, Konstantinos Tatas and Costas Kyriacou, “Towards Dynamic Multi-task Schedulling of OpenCL Programs on Emerging CPU-GPU-FPGA Heterogeneous Platforms: a Fuzzy Logic Approach”, The 10th IEEE International Conference on Cloud Computing Technology and Science (CloudCom 2018), Nicosia, 2018
  2. Ahmad Al-Zoubi, Konstantinos Tatas and Costas Kyriacou, “Design Space Exploration of the KNN Imputation on FPGA”, International Conference on Modern Circuits and Systems Technologies MOCAST 2018, Thessaloniki Greece, May 2018.
  3. K. Tatas, S. Savva and C. Kyriacou, 3DBUFFBLESS: A Novel Buffered-Bufferless Hybrid Router for 3D Networks-on-Chip, 27th International Symposium on Power and Timing Modeling, Optimization and Simulation (PATMOS 2017) , Greece, September 2017.
  4. S. Arandi, G. Matheou, C, Kyriacou , P. Evripidou, Data-Driven Thread Execution on Heterogeneous Processors , International Journal of Parallel Programming, Dec. 2016
  5. George Matheou, Costas Kyriacou, and Paraskevas Evripidou. Data-Driven execution of the Tile LU Decomposition, 6th Workshop on Data-Flow Execution Models for Extreme Scale Computing (DFM 2016) in conjunction with PACT2016, Haifa, Sept.2016
  6. G. Matheou, P. Evripidou and C. Kyriacou , Paradigm Shift for EXASCALE Computing, 3rd International Conference on Exascale Applications and software ( EASC 2015), Edinburgh, UK, April 2015
  7. K.Tatas, S. Savva and C. Kyriacou , Low-Cost Fault-Tolerant Routing for Regular Topology NoCs, 21st IEEE International Conference on Electronics Circuits & Systems, Marseille , France , December 2014.
  8. Evripidou, C. Kyriacou , Data-Flow vs Control-Flow for Extreme Level Computing, 3rd Workshop on Dataflow Models for Extreme Scale Computing (DFM-2013) in conjunction with PACT2013, Edinburgh, Scotland, Sept. 8 of 2013.
  9. K. Tatas , K. Siozios , A. Bartzas , C. Kyriacou and D. Soudris, A Novel Prototyping and Evaluation Framework for NoC-based MPSoC, Networked Embedded Systems: Special Issue International Journal of Adaptive, Resilient and Autonomic Systems (IJARAS), IGI-Global, Vol. 4, Issue 3, 2013
  10. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou , A. Bartzas, K. Siozios, D. Soudris, SYSMANTIC: A 3D NoC MPSoC Architecture Exploration and Implementation Framework, DATE-12/ DECCP 2012 , Designing for Embedded Parallel Computing Platforms: Architectures, Design Tools, and Applications , March 2012, Dresden, Germany
  11. S. Arandi, G. Michael, C, Kyriacou , P. Evripidou, Combining Compile and Run-time Dependency Resolution in Data-Driven Multithreading , 1st PACT Workshop on Dataflow Models for Extreme Scale Computing (DFM-2011), Texas, USA, Oct. 2011
  12. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou , Implementation of a Threaded Dataflow Multiprocessor using FPGAs, Design & Technology of Integrated Systems in Nanoscale Era.DTIS-2011, April 2011, Athens, Greece
  13. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou , A. Bartzas, K. Siozios, D. Soudris, A Novel NOC Architecture Framework for 3D Chip MPSoC Implementations, DATE-10, 3D Integration: Applications, Technology, Architecture, Design, Automation, and Test, March 2010, Germany
  14. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou , G. Dekoulis, D. Demetriou, C. Avraam, and N. Christou, Cache-Aware Network-on-Chip for Multiprocessor SoC, SPIE Europe Microtechnologies for the new millennium, May 2009, Dresden, Germany
  15. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou , P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso and S. Wong, Rapid Prototyping of the Data-Driven Chip-Multiprocessor using FPGAs, Parallel Processing Letters , Vol. 16, No. 02, pp 291 - 306, June 2008.
  16. K. Tatas, C. Kyriacou and P. Evripidou, DDM-CMP Rapid Prototyping, 2nd HiPEAC Workshop on Reconfigurable Computing, Sweden , January 2008
  17. K. Stavrou, C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, DDM-CMP: A Data Driven Chip Multiprocessor, Int. Journal for High Performance Systems Architecture, Vol. 1. Issue 1, pp.34-43, January 2007 (Invited Paper).
  18. M. Demosthenous, T. Makarios, and C. Kyriacou , Structural and Earthquake Behaviour of Lighthouses , International Symposium on Lighthouses, Cyprus , Nov. 2007
  19. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, Data Driven Multithreading using Conventional Microprocessors, IEEE Transactions on Parallel Computer Systems,  Vol.17, No. 10, pp 1176 - 1188, October 2006
  20. P. Trancoso, , P. Evripidou, K. Stavros, C. Kyriacou, A Case for Chip Multiprocessors based on the Data-Driven Multithreading Model, International Journal of Parallel Programming,  Vol. 34, No. 3, pp 213 - 235, June 2006
  21. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, CacheFlow: Cache Optimizations for Data Driven Thread Sequencing, Parallel Processing Letters, , Vol. 16, No. 02, pp 229 - 244, June 2006
  22. G. Dekoulis, F. Honary, C. Kyriacou, A Novel Intelligent Sensor for Reconfigurable Space Physics Systems, The Cyprus Journal of Sciences, Vol 5 , No. 2, 2006
  23. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, DDM: Execution of Non-Blocking Threads on Control-Flow Microprocessors, Advanced Computer Architecture and Compilation for Embedded Systems (ACACES-2005), pg 87-91, L'Aquila, Italy, July 2005.
  24. P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, and C. Kyriacou, A Case for Data-Driven Multithreading with Conventional Microprocessors, Technical Report TR-05-9, University of Cyprus, March 2005.
  25. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, and P. Trancoso, Data Driven Multithreading Using Conventional Microprocessors, Technical Report TR-05-4, University of Cyprus, March 2005.
  26. G. Dekoulis, F. Honary, C. Kyriacou, A Unique Digital Receiver for Space Physics Instrumentation using Reconfigurable Computing Techniques, The Cyprus Journal of Sciences, Vol 4, No. 3, pg 50 - 61, 2005.
  27. C. Damianou, M. Pavlou, C. Kyriacou, M. Trimikliniotis, High Intensity Focused Ultrasound Ablation of Kidney Guided by MRI, Journal of Ultrasound in Med. & Biol., Vol. 30, No. 3, pp 397 - 404, 2004
  28. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, P. Trancoso, CacheFlow: A Short-Term Optimal Cache Management Policy for Data Driven Multithreading, EuroPar 2004, (LNCS3149), Springer-Verlang, pg 561-570, Pisa, Italy, August 2004.
  29. G. Demosthenous, D. Manolakos, A. Baldoukas, C. Kyriacou, The Effect of Moisture on the Fatigue Behavior of Fiber-reinforced Composite Materials, ASME/JSME International Conference on Materials and Processing, Honolulu, Hawaii, October 2002. 
  30. G. Demosthenous, C. Kyriacou, A. Baldoukas, A Small Size Fatigue Testing Machine for Composite Material Experimental Characterization, In Advances in Systems, Theory, Mathematical Methods and Applications, pg 251 - 256, WSEAS, October 2002
  31. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, Communication Assist for Data Driven Multithreading, Advances in Informatics, (LNCS2563), Springer-Verlang, pg 351-367, 2002
  32. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, D2NOW: Data Driven Multithreading on Conventional Control Flow Processors, 8th Panhellenic Conference on Informatics (PCI-2001), V2, pg 62-71, Nicosia, November 2001.
  33. P. Evripidou, C. Kyriacou, Data Driven Network of Workstations (D2NOW), Journal of Universal Computer Science, Vol. 6, Issue 10, pp 1015 - 1033, October 2000.
  34. C. Kyriacou, P. Evripidou, Network Interface for a Data Driven Network of Workstations (D2NOW), In Proceedings of the International Symposium on High Performance Computing (ISHPC-99), Japan, May 1999
  35. N. Nittin, C. Kyriacou, C. Sofroniou, FFT Implementation using Reconfigurable Computing Techniques, The Cyprus Journal of Sciences, Vol 2, No. 3, pg 115 - 124, 1999.