Dr Cos Ierotheou BSc, PhD, FIMA, CMath, SFHEA

Faculty Director of Learning and Teaching

Responsibilities within the university

Senior Academic and Faculty Director of Learning and Teaching



Research / Scholarly interests

Reader in High Performance Computing (HPC)


  • HPC applications,
  • Parallel programming,
  • Scientific programming languages,
  • Numerical methods,
  • Algorithms,
  • Compiler technology,
  • e-learning, security.

Recent publications

D.Gresty, D.Gan, G.Loukas and C.Ierotheou. Towards Web Usage Attribution via Graph Community Detection in Grouped Internet Connection Records. CEWE, IEEE CPSCCom-2017, 2017.

D.Gresty, D.Gan, G.Loukas and C.Ierotheou. Facilitating Forensic Examinations of Multi-User Computer Environments through Session-to-Session Analysis of Internet History. Digital Forensic Research Workshop EU, Switzerland 2016. Digital Investigation, 16, S124-S133, Elsevier.

S.Chintu, R.Anthony, C.Ierotheou and M.Roshanaei. Intelligent and Predictive Vehicular Networks. Intelligent Control and Automation, Vol 5 No 2, May 2014.

M.Pretorius, M.Ghassemian and C.Ierothoeu. Virtualisation - securing a greener tomorrow with yesteryear's technology. Proceedings of the 12th IFIP/IEEE International Symposium on Integrated Network Management (IM 2011), May 2011.

N. Bradshaw, C.Walshaw, C.Ierotheou and A.K.Parrott. A New MOEA for Portfolio Optimisation. YoungOR 17 conference 2011, University of Nottingham, 5th-7th April, 2011.

N.Bradshaw, C.Walshaw, C. Ierotheou and A.K.Parrott 
A Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm for Portfolio Optimisation. AISB 2009 Conference on Adaptive and Emergent Behaviour and Complex Systems, Edinburgh, Scotland, 6th-9th April 2009.

H.Jin, G.Matthews, S.P.Johnson, R.Hood, C.Ierotheou and P.Leggett
Using an interactive environment for the parallelization of real-world scientific applications. International Journal of Computer Mathematics, 84, 2, 2007

S.P.Johnson, C.Ierotheou and H.Jin
The ParaWise Expert Assistant Widening Accessibility to Efficient and Scalable Tool Generated OpenMP Code.
Barbara Chapman (Ed.): Shared Memory Parallel Programming with OpenMP, 5th International Workshopon OpenMP Applications and Tools, WOMPAT 2004, Houston, TX, USA, May 17-18, 2004, Revised Selected Papers. LNCS Springer 2005, ISBN 3-540-24560-X

G.Matthews, R.Hood, H.Jin, S.P.Johnson and C.Ierotheou
Automatic relative debugging of OpenMP programs. 5th European Workshop on OpenMP, Aachen, Germany, September 2003,

H.Jin, G.Mathhews, R.Hood, C.Ierotheou and S.P.Johnson
An environment for OpenMP code parallelization, Parallel Computing conference ParCo2003, Dresden, Germany, September 2003.