Dr. Fotios Mpekris (male) is a postdoctoral fellow at UCY. He earned a BS degree in Physics from the University of Cyprus in 2012. The same year he joined the Department of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at UCY and the Cancer Biophysics Laboratory for PhD studies. He has been trained as a biomedical engineer and mathematical modeler. He had=s developed mathematical models for tumor growth and response to chemotherapy and immunotherapy as well as model for Traumatic Brain Injury. He has published 17 scientific articles in peer-review journals (h-index=8, >300 citations), including publications in PNAS, Cancer Research, Journal of Controlled Release, Oncotarget and Scientific Reports.