Aristotelis C. Tagarakis
Dr. Aristotelis Tagarakis is a Researcher at the Institute for Bio-economy and Agri-technology (iBO/CERTH)
with expertise in precision agriculture. Dr Tagarakis received MSc degree in “Automation in Irrigation, Farm
Structures and Farm Mechanization” and PhD degree in “precision agriculture” from University of Thessaly, Greece.
He worked as research scholar at Auburn University, Biosystems Engineering department AL, U.S.A., in the area of
Precision Agriculture, variable rate fertilization and automated irrigation in maize. Also, he has been Postdoctoral
Associate at Cornell University, N.Y., U.S.A., leading the precision agriculture program. Before joining the iBO he
was senior researcher at the BioSense Institute in Serbia. He has significant research experience working at various
national, European, and other international projects. His main research interests include precision agriculture,
digital farming, farm management information systems, agricultural automation, agricultural engineering, agricultural robotics,
remote-proximal sensing, Internet of Things (IoT) and sensor networks and automations in agriculture.