Michael Skitsas is currently a PhD Candidate in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the University of Cyprus and a researcher at the KIOS Research Center. He received his Engineer Diploma (Dipl.-Ing.) in Electronic and Computer Engineering from Technical University of Crete in 2009. His main research interest areas are Reliability and Testing of Digital Systems, Algorithms and Intractability Theory, Graph Theory, Embedded Systems and Computer Architecture.