

Name 
Polychronis Manousopoulos 
Title 
Dr 
Contact address Phone number

Department of Informatics and Telecommunications,
University of +302107275107

Education 
20052010
: PhD, “Parameter identification and algorithmic construction of fractal
interpolation functions: Applications in digital imaging and
visualization” Department of
Informatics and Telecommuncations,
19992000 : MSc in Advanced Computing,
Department of Computing, Imperial College,
University of Athens, Greece. 
Research Interests 
 Fractal geometry

Computational methods in finance 
Projects 
20072009 : "Advanced Methods of
Visual Computing in Cultural Heritage"
(GSRT research
grant #70/3/8405) 
Publications 
P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Parameter identification of 1D
recurrent fractal interpolation functions with applications to imaging and
signal processing. To appear in Journal of
Mathematical Imaging and Vision, 2010. V. Drakopoulos and P. Manousopoulos. Nontensor product bivariate fractal interpolation
surfaces on rectangular grids. Submitted, 2009. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Parameter identification of 1D fractal
interpolation functions using bounding volumes. Journal of Computational
and Applied Mathematics, 233(4):1063–1082, 2009. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Point cloud modeling using fractal
interpolation. In Proceedings of the Chaos 2009 International Conference,
CD version, 2009. V. Drakopoulos and P. Manousopoulos. One dimensional fractal interpolation: Determination of the vertical
scaling factors using convex hulls. In Topics on Chaotic Systems:
Selected Papers from Chaos 2008 International Conference, 2009. P. Manousopoulos and M. Michalopoulos. Comparison of nonlinear optimization algorithms for
yield curve estimation. European Journal of Operational
Research, 192(2), 2009, pp. 594602. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Curve fitting by fractal interpolation.
Transactions on Computational Science, 1:85–103, 2008. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Volume data visualization using
fractal interpolation surfaces. In Proceedings of
Eurographics 2008  Short Papers Annex, pages 287–290, 2008. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, and T. Theoharis. Fractal Active Shape Models. In
Computer analysis of images and patterns, 12th international conference,
volume 4673 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 645–652. Springer,
2007. P. Manousopoulos, V. Drakopoulos, T. Theoharis, and P. Stavrou. Effective representation of 2D and 3D data
using fractal interpolation. In Proceedings of International Conference
on Cyberworlds, pages 457–464. IEEE Computer Society, 2007. P. Manousopoulos and M. Michalopoulos. Yield curve construction as a nonlinear
optimization problem. 18th HELORS Conference on
Planning, Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management, 2006. P. Manousopoulos and M. Michalopoulos. A comparison of yield curve estimation methods: The
Greek case. Journal of Financial Decision Making, 1(1), 2005. 
Languages 
Greek & English (Fluent) 