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Assistant Professor
Discipline: Geometric Modeling for Industrial Design (CAD)
Curriculum Vitae: Greek CV / English CV
Contact Info
Office: Old 1st Gymnasio Building, office Α.1.2.1
Postal Address: Konstantinoupoleos 2, Ermoupolis, Syros, ΤΚ 84100
Phone: 22810-97121
skiratzi [papaki] aegean [teleia] gr
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Sofia Kyratzi is a lecturer (2014) of Geometric Modeling and Computer Aided Design at the Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering of the University of the Aegean. She received her PhD (2007) degree in Computer Graphics and Geometric Modeling from the Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering of the University of the Aegean. She also holds an MSc (2002) in Medical Informatics and a BSc (2000) in Mathematics from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

She participates in many courses of the department that are related to Computer Aided Design and parametric 3D modeling, Computer Graphics, Engineering Drawing and Detail Design. From 2002 she has been involved in many research projects of the Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering. Her research interests include geometric and solid modeling, computer graphics, computer aided sketching, image understanding, computer mathematics, and computer vision.


Research Interests:

  • 3D parametric modeling of solids and surfaces
  • Construction of valid sketches and reconstruction of a 3D solid model from a given single sketch
  • Sketch Interpretation and Sketch Understanding (algorithmic and mathematical modules)
  • Parametric description objects and interior or exterior areas
  • Design Intent: parametric design on the basis of design intent and recognition of the design intent in sketches
  • 2007 PhD Department of Product and Systems Design Engineering, University of the Aegean. Phd Thesis: “Industrial-Product Concept Development: Geometric and Information Models for Interactive Design”
  • 2002 Msc in Medical Informatics, Medical Department, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
  • 2000 Bsc in Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
  • S. Kyratzi & P. Azariadis,Integrated Design Intent of 3D Parametric Models,Computer-Aided Design,accepted - January 2022.
  • Antonio Jimeno-Morenilla, Philip Azariadis, Rafael Molina-Carmona, Sofia Kyratzi, Vassilis Moulianitis,Technology enablers for the implementation of Industry 4.0 to traditional manufacturing sectors: a review,Computers in Industry, 25, 2021
  • S. Kyratzi & P. Azariadis,A constraint-based framework to recognize design intent during sketching in parametric environments,Computer-Aided Design and Applications, 18(3), pp. 545-560, 2021.
  • S. Kyratzi & P. Azariadis,Geometric Definition of the Hidden Part of a Line Drawing in a Sketch-to-Solid Methodology,Computer-Aided Design and Applications, 12(3), 355-365, 2015.
  • P. Azariadis, S. Kyratzi, N.S. Sapidis,A hybrid-optimization method for assessing the realizability of wireframe sketches,3D Research, 4(1), Article: 3, 2013.
  • S. Kyratzi & N. Sapidis,Extracting a Polyhedron from a Single-View Sketch: Topological Construction of a Wireframe Sketch with Minimal Hidden Elements,Computers & Graphics, 33(3), pp. 270-279, 2009.