About me

I am currently a PhD student at the University of Glasgow within the Inference, Dynamics and Interaction group. I work under the supervision of John H. Williamson and Sebastian Stein. My PhD is funded by "Closed-Loop Data Science for Complex, Computationally- and Data-Intensive Analytics, EPSRC Project: EP/R018634/1".

  • Name: Evdoxia Taka
  • Address: Office F161, Sir Alwyn Williams Building, University of Glasgow, Glasgow G12 8RZ, SCOTLAND, United Kingdom
  • Email: e.taka.1@research.gla.ac.uk
  • LinkedIn: /in/evdoxia-taka



PhD in Computing Science

University of Glasgow

EPSRC - funded


MSc in Computer Science

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Digital Media & Computational Intelligence


Dipl. (MSc equiv.) in Electrical & Computer Engineering

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Electronics & Computers



Research Database Engineer

University of Glasgow, UK

Center for Virus Research. Project: HCV Research UK.


Research Assistant

Centre for Research & Technology Hellas

Information Technology Institute. Projects: IPv-Park, P-React, Scan4Reco



Interactive, Animated Representations of Probabilistic Models

The title of my PhD is "Interactive, Animated Representations of Probabilistic Models". As the title implies, my research focuses on the creation of novel representations of probabilistic models that incorporate animated and interactive visualizations for the communication of the uncertainty about the true value of the model's variables. The research question that I will try to answer in the contexts of this research will be whether these novel representations of probabilistic models help people better understand and interpret models and make explainable and rational decisions.



1. N. Dimitriou, G. Kioumourtzis, A. Sideris, G. Stavropoulos, E. Taka, N. Zotos, G. Leventakis, D. Tzovaras, "An Integrated Framework for the Timely Detection of Petty Crimes", IEEE EISIC Conference 2017, doi: 10.1109/EISIC.2017.13.

2. E. Taka, K. Papachristou, A. Drosou, N. Dimitriou, D. Tzovaras, "Physical Forces aware of Aging Simulation on Cultural Heritage Artifacts", IEEE 3DTV Conference 2017, doi: 10.1109/3DTV.2017.8280394.

3. E. Taka, K. Papachristou, N. Dimitriou, A. Drosou, D. Tzovaras, "On the potential of Simulation enhanced Conservation of CH Artifacts", IEEE EEEIC Conference 2017, doi: 10.1109/EEEIC.2017.7977688.

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