Antonis Dimakis

Contact Info

Athens University of Economics and Business,
Department of Computer Science,
28 Ydras Street,
Athens 11362, Greece

Tel.: +30 210 8203154


  • Ph.D. in " Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences" (2006)
    University of California at Berkeley
    Thesis: "Stability and Approximation of Queueing Networks".
  • M.Sc. in "Computer Science" (1999)
    University of Crete, Department of Computer Science.
  • B.Sc. in "Computer Science" (1996)
    University of Crete, Department of Computer Science.

Research Interests

  • Queueing Theory

  • Applied Probability

  • Optimal Control of Queues and Networks

  • Congestion Control Algorithms for the Internet

Selected Publications

  • A. Dimakis, S. Papafragkos. “Resource pooling in CDMA cell-based systems through uplink power control ”. IEEE INFOCOM, San Francisco, California, April 2016.
  • A. Dimakis, S. Papafragkos. “Minimizing queueing delay through CDMA uplink power control ”. IEEE CAMAD, Guildford, Surrey, September 2015. [pdf]
  • C. Courcoubetis, A. Dimakis, M. Kanakakis. “Congestion Control for Background Data Transfers with Minimal Delay Impact”. submitted for publication. [pdf]
  • C. Courcoubetis, A. Dimakis, M. Kanakakis. “Fair Congestion Control for Long-lived Background Flows”. International Conference on Network Games, Control and Optimization, Trento, Italy, October 2014 [pdf]
  • C. Courcoubetis, A. Dimakis, M. Kanakakis. “Designing incentive compatible protocols for background data transfers”. In Communication Systems (ICCS), 2014 IEEE International Conference, (pp. 182-186), IEEE. [pdf]
  • A. Kostopoulos, A. Dimakis, C. Courcoubetis. “Economic Incentives for Adopting Congestion Accountability Protocols”. 26th International Teletraffic Congress (ITC 26), Karlskrona, Sweden, September 2014 [pdf].
  • A. Dimakis, S. Papafragkos. “Optimizing Queueing Cost and Energy Efficiency in a Wireless Network ”. 12th Intl. Symposium on Modeling and Optimization in Mobile, Ad Hoc, and Wireless Networks, Hammamet, Tunisia 2014 [pdf].
  • C. Courcoubetis, A. Dimakis. “Fair Background Data Transfers of Minimal Delay Impact ”. IEEE INFOCOM, Orlando, Florida, March 2012. [pdf].
  • C. Courcoubetis and A. Dimakis. “Tariffs, Mechanisms and Equilibria at a Single Internet Link”. NETCOOP, 2009. [pdf]
  • C. Courcoubetis, A. Dimakis, “Congestion Control and Pricing of Volume Intensive Applications”. ITC 21, Paris, September 2009. [pdf]
  • A. Dimakis and J. Walrand "Approximating queues in slowly varying stationary environments", Journal of Applied Probability.

  • A.Dimakis and J. Walrand "Sufficient conditions for stability of longest-queue-first scheduling: second order properties using fluid limits", Advances in Applied Probability, vol. 38, no. 2, 2006.

  • C.Courcoubetis, A.Dimakis and G. Stamoulis, "Traffic equivalence and substitution in a multiplexer with applications to dynamic available capacity estimation", IEEE/ACM Trans. on Networking, vol. 10, no. 2, 2002.