Research Technical Specialist
Avgoustinos joined The Cyprus Institute in June 2012. He received his MSc in Medical Informatics Sciences from State University of New York Downstate Medical Center and a BSc in Information Technology with a concentration in Computer Science from Saint Francis New York.He is responsible for the management, dissemination, and development of digital cultural heritage projects. He is the lead developer and systems architect of the DIOPTRA Digital Library for Cypriot Cultural Heritage. Moreover, he participated in many European and National funded projects related to Digital collections, Archaeology, Digital Humanities, Cultural Heritage, and the Semantic Web. Also, he contributes to variety of digital photographic documentations and virtualization of archaeological artefacts and paintings such as El-Greco paintings and medieval chruches.