Spyros Xanthopoulos is a PhD Candidate since 2017, in the Department of Applied Informatics at the University of Macedonia (Thessaloniki, Greece). He received the BSc degree in the Department of Computer Engineering & Informatics from the University of Patras (Greece). He received the MSc degree in Information Systems, in the Interdepartmental Programme of Postgraduate Studies in Information Systems, University of Macedonia (Thessaloniki, Greece). He works at the IT Center of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki and his research is focused on Location-Based Serious Games.

Research Area:

Location-Based Serious Games

Supervisor: Stylianos Xinogalos


Xanthopoulos, S., & Xinogalos, S. (2016, November). A Review on Location Based Services for Mobile Games. In Proceedings of the 20th Pan-Hellenic Conference on Informatics (p. 28). ACM.

Xanthopoulos, S., & Xinogalos, S. (2015, March). Mobile app development in HTML5. In AIP Conference Proceedings (Vol. 1648, No. 1, p. 310009). AIP Publishing.

Xanthopoulos, S., & Xinogalos, S. (2013, September). A comparative analysis of cross-platform development approaches for mobile applications. In Proceedings of the 6th Balkan Conference in Informatics (pp. 213-220). ACM.

Email:  spyridon.xanthopoulos[at]uom.edu.gr