Kontoudis, George P.
George P. Kontoudis is a postdoctoral research fellow of the Maryland Robotics Center at University of Maryland working with Michael Otte. He obtained a PhD in Electrical Engineering at Virginia Tech in 2021 under the supervision of Daniel J. Stilwell. He completed his MSc in Mechanical Engineering at Virginia Tech in 2018. He received a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering at the National Technical University of Athens in 2016. He holds a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from University of West Attica.
Dr. Kontoudis research interests lie in the intersection of robotics, control theory, and machine learning. In particular, he is interested in how learning algorithms and control theory can enable multi-agent systems to efficiently collaborate with minimal information exchange for robotic navigation and exploration tasks.