Thanasis Vergoulis is a postdoc research assistant at IMSI - "Athena" RC. He received his diploma from CEID of Univ. of Patras and his PhD from ECE of NTUA, under the supervision of Prof. Timos Sellis. Moreover, he has academic experience teaching as an adjunct lecturer at Univ. of Patras. His research interests consist of data management, bioinformatics, sequence alignment, cloud computing and mining scientific publications.