Daphney-Stavroula Zois

Daphney-Stavroula Zois

Associate Professor
College of Nanotechnology, Science, and Engineering
Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering
Department of Computer Science


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PhD Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, LA, 2014

MSc Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, LA, 2010

BEng Computer Engineering and Informatics, University of Patras, Greece, 2007

Daphney-Stavroula Zois

Dr. Daphney-Stavroula Zois is an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and Director of the Decision Making for Ambient INtelligence Environments (IMAgINE) Lab at the University at Albany. Prior to joining the University at Albany in 2016, she was a postdoctoral researcher in the Coordinated Science Laboratory at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign for two years. She is a recipient of various fellowships and awards, including the Viterbi Dean’s fellowship, the Ming Hsieh Scholar award, the Greek Women’s Engineering Association award, the Panagiotis Triantafyllidis scholarship, the Myronis Graduate fellowship, and the Andreas Mentzelopoulos scholarship. 

In 2018, Dr. Zois and an interdisciplinary research team were awarded a National Science Foundation (NSF) grant of approximately $1 million to develop technology that will connect people who need services with service providers.

For more information, please visit Dr. Zois's personal page.


Research Interests

Dr. Zois’s research interests include decision making under uncertainty, machine learning, detection and estimation theory, intelligent systems design, and signal processing.

Read about her research projects on the IMAgINE Lab research page.


For a list of publications, including downloadable PDFs, please visit Dr. Zois's publications page.