**Costas E. Smaragdakis
PhD Candidate
Dept. of Mathematics & Applied Mathematics
University of Crete
office Γ308
University Campus, Voutes
email : kesmarag at {gmail.com and tem.uoc.gr}
**

**.::
Education ::.**

- University of Crete (2000-2005), Department of Applied
Mathematics

**Diploma, Grade 7.55/10** - University of Crete (2005-2008), Departments of
Mathematics and Applied Mathematics

**MSc, Master Thesis (in Greek), Supervisor : Taroudakis Michael** - University of Crete (2012-today), Department of Applied
Mathematics

**PhD, Supervisor : Taroudakis Michael**

**.:: Research
Interests ::.**

- Inverse Problems in Underwater Acoustics
- Statistical Characterization of Acoustic Signals
- Signal Processing
- Adaptive Tranforms
- Denoising Strategies
- Mathematical Modeling of Mammals Auditory Systems

- Genetic Algorithms and Neural Networks

**.:: Work
Experience ::.**

**(2003/02 -
2003/06) Work Placement**

IACM/FORTH

Report (in Greek) : Sensitivity Kernels of the Green function
in Ocean Acoustic Waveguides

Supervisor : Emmanuel Skarsoulis

**.:: Journal Papers
::.
**

• Taroudakis M.I. and Smaragdakis C. ”On the use of Genetic Algorithms and a statistical charac-

terization of the acoustic signal for tomographic and bottom geoacoustic inversions Acta Acustica

united with Acustica Vol 95, No 5, pp 814-822 (2009).

• Inversions of Statistical
Parameters of an Acoustic Signal in Range-Dependent
Environments with

Applications in Ocean Acoustic Tomography, Journal of the
Acoustical Society of America Vol 134(4),

pp 2814-2822 (2013)

• Taroudakis M.I. and Smaragdakis
C. " Inversions of statistical parameters of an acoustic
signal in range-dependent

environments with applications in ocean acoustic tomography"
Journal of the Acoustical Society of America

Vol. 134, pp 2814-2822 (2013).

• Taroudakis M.I., Smaragdakis C.
and Chapman, N.R. " Inversion of acoustical data from the
`Shallow Water 06' experiment,

using a statistical method for signal characterization " to
appear in JASA-EL (2014).

** .:: Papers in
Conference Proceedings ::.**

•
Taroudakis M. and Smaragdakis C. : ”Underwater Acoustic Signal
Characterization in the presence

of Noise”, in Internoise 2010, CD Rom edition, Lisbon (2010).

• Papadakis P., Smaragdakis
C., Taroudakis M. and Tolstoy A.: ”Hybrid inversion techniques
for

geoacoustic inversion” in Proceedings of the 9th European
Conference on Underwater Acoustics,

Istanbul (2010).

• Taroudakis M. and
Smaragdakis C. : ”Inversions of Statistical Parameters of an
Acoustic Signal in

Range-Dependent Environments, with Applications in Ocean
Acoustic Tomography” in Proceedings

of the 11th European Conference on Underwater Acoustics,
Edinburgh, pp 962-969 (2012).

• Taroudakis M. and
Smaragdakis C. "A hybrid approach for ocean acoustic
tomography based on statistical characterization

of the acoustic signal and the identification of modal
arrivals" in Proceedings of the 2nd Underwater Acoustics
Conference

edited by J.S. Papadakis and L. Bjørnø, Rhodes, Greece, pp
691-698 (2014)

•
Smaragdakis C and Taroudakis M. "Characterization of underwater acoustic signals,
using a bio-mathematical model of the

psycho-acoustic mechanisms of Humpback whales." in Proceedings of 7th Acoustic
Conference of HELINA, Thessaloniki 10-2014

• Taroudakis M. and
Smaragdakis C. "A hybrid approach for ocean acoustic
tomography in range dependent environments based on

statistical characterization of the acoustic signal and the
identification of modal arrivals" in Proceedings of
FORUM ACUSTICUM 2014

(CD edition), Krakow, Poland, (2014)

**.:: Technical
Strengths (Selected) ::.**

C + (GObject) , C++, Matlab,
Python, Fortran, Vala, Javascript (gjs)

GNU/LINUX

LaTeX