Dimitris Charitos is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Communication and Media Studies of the University of Athens. He teaches "Human-Computer Communication", "Art and Technology", and "Visual Communication - Visual Design", at an undergraduate level and "Digital and Hybrid Mediated Spaces", "Interactive Design", and "Music and New Media" at a postgraduate level.
He has studied Architectural Design (National Technical University of Athens, 1990), Computer Aided Design
and has a PhD on Interactive Design and Virtual Environments (University of Strathclyde, 1998).
He has also taught at an undergraduate and postgraduate level since 1994 in Scotland and Greece
(Department of Informatics, University of Athens and Dept of Architecture, National Technical University of Athens).
He has authored or co-authored more than 70 publications in books, journals or conference proceedings. His research interests include:
interactive design, virtual environment design, locative media, mediated spaces, ambient intelligence, digital art, and visual design.
His artistic work involves electronic music, audiovisual, non-interactive or interactive, site-specific installations and virtual environments.