MSc/PhD Program
Dimokratis Karamanlis
First Name:
Dimokratis

Last Name:
Karamanlis

Country:
Greece

 



Dimokratis Karamanlis

EDUCATION

College / University:
Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Highest Degree:
Doctor of Medicine (MD)

Major Subjects:
Human Medicine

Lab Experience:
Wet lab: rat handling, electrophysiological recordings (ECG, EEG, compound action potential)
Dry lab: simple ECG and EEG analyses, machine learning

Projects / Research:
2011 – 2013: “The role of N-acetylcysteine in reversing cardiac arrhythmias induced by chloral hydrate in rats”. Laboratory of Physiology, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
2012: “Study of the cognitive and affective reactions of consumers to humorous sexist advertisements via the method of Electroencephalography”. Lab of Medical Informatics, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
2011 – 2012: "Community-powered advancement of public transportation with the use of mobile technologies: A participatory environmental sensing approach", Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, School of Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
2010 – 2012: “Personal health records in medical education”. Lab of Medical Informatics, School of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Scholarships:
2015 - 2016: DAAD Scholarship for Graduates of All Disciplines

SCIENTIFIC INTERESTS AND GOALS:

I would like to employ both theoretical and experimental techniques in order to understand the physiology of the nervous system. I am particularly interested in the neurobiology of consciousness and sleep and the computational role of glia in the brain.