Jeries Besharat Computer Engineer | Developer

About Me

Hello, my name is Jeries Besharat!

I was born in the city of Patras in 1986. I succeeded at the University of Aegean in 2004. In 2009 I graduated from the Department of Information & Communication Systems Engineering (ICSD) of the school of engineering from university of Samos. Then, continued my studies at the University of Patras as a Master student in the Department of Computer Engineering and Informatics (CEID) and became a member of the data base group. In 2011 I graduated from the MSc (Master of Science) in "Computer Science and Technology". After my graduation, I continued as a Ph.D (Doctor of Philosophy) student and now I am a member of the mobile and ubiquitous computing group. Currently I am working at the Computer Technology Institute and press “Diophantus”.
I have been working on different kind of projects like: e-learning platforms, mobile application development, sites & portals. I am passionate with Java and Android development.


Jeries Besharat
July 17, 1986
Patras, Greece

Research interests

  • Augmented reality
  • Mobile development
  • Social networks
  • Data mining



Work Experience


Software Engineer

CTI & Press "Diophantus"

I currently work as a Software engineer at the Computer Technology Institute and Press "Diophantus" for 2 years. I created usable platforms using Drupal, contributed and developed modules and mobile applications. Apart from the projects I participated, I offered advice and services to other projects.


Software developer


I developed a web site for a private company titled "Eireen Scarves". My objective was to make a positive impact on their clients. Using my skills and experience on development i coded an attractive website using jQuery and PHP along with HTML 5 and CSS3.


Software Developer


I developed the official mobile application of a well known radio station in the city of Patras, Greece. The application offered social services such as sharing content and sending SMS. Users can listen from everywhere, read news and get information for upcoming events.


Software Developer


I developed a mobile application for the Android platform for the shopping malls in Athens, Greece. Gmall (aka Greek-Mall) is an application that can be your guide during a visit in a shopping mall. Users can get driving directions to the mall, information, explore the mall using the indoor map and search for stores.


Administrator Assistant


During my military services, I have dealt as network administrator assistant. My main obligations were to fix any server issues and maintain the computer network in order to operate properly. That was the time where i learned how to make Ethernet cables :) .

Academic Experience


PhD Research

University of Patras.

Currently i am working as a researcher in the Mobile and Ubiquitous Computing team at the University of Patras, Greece. My field of research focuses on a technique to visualise information in augmented reality with the goal of investigating how the combination of paper maps and information on local social context (real time check-ins and historically derived data visualisation) can aid visitors of the city uncover and explore the hot and interesting areas.
Requirements: Android development (JNI), Unity (C#, UnityScript), Cloud-based services (PHP, Javascript), Social Network APIs.


Master of Science

University of Patras

I post-graduated from the MSc in "Computer Science and Technology" from the department of Computer Engineering and Informative at the University of Patras. During that period i have been working with the group of the database laboratory where i gained team working experience. I developed various data mining tools and our main focus was text and opinion mining.
Thesis: Extractive Text Summarization of User Opinions for Products and Services


Bachelor studies

University of Aegean, Samos

I studied computer engineering at the Department of Information & Communication Systems Engineering. During these 5 years of education, i studied among others object oriented programming, artificial intelligence and data mining. I became familiar with programming languages such as Java, C and C++.
Thesis: Classification Techniques of Search Engine Results Based on User’s History


Komninos A., Besharat, J., Garofalakis, J., Michelakis, D.

"This is how we roll: Cultural traits in check-in behaviour," Wireless and Mobile Computing, Networking and Communications (WiMob), 2014 IEEE 10th International Conference on, vol.,no.,pp.225,230, 8-10 Oct 2014
doi: 10.1109/WiMOB.2014.6962175

Komninos, A., Stefanis, V., Plessas, A., Besharat, J.,

"Capturing Urban Dynamics with Scarce Check-In Data,"Pervasive Computing, IEEE, vol.12,no.4,pp.20,28, Oct-Dec. 2013
doi: 10.1109/MPRV.2013.42

Komninos A., Besharat, J.,Ferreira, D., & Garofalakis, J.

(2013 December). "HotCity: enhancing ubiquitous maps with social context heatmaps." In Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Mobile and Ubiquitous Multimedia (p. 52). ACM

Komninos A., Barrie, P., & Besharat, J.

(2013). "Helping Tourists to Plan Activities with Shared Urban Social Context." In Intelligent Environments (Workshops) (pp. 664-672)

Stylios G., Xristodoulakis D., Besharat J., Vonitsanou M-A., Kotrotsos J., Koumpouri A., & Stamou S.

"Deciphering The Public's Stance Towards Governmental Decisions". In ECEG '10:10th European Conference on eGovernment Limerick, Ireland, 16-19 June, 2010

Programming Skills

  • Java
  • Android development
  • Unity 3D
  • PHP
  • AngularJS
  • Bootstrap
  • jQuery mobile
  • Javascript | jQuery
  • Drupal | Drupal API
  • C#

Operating Systems Preference

  • Mac OsX
  • Linux
  • Windows

Language Skills

  • Greek
  • English

Download CV

You can download my CV in pdf format if you like.


My Works

  • All
  • Web Site
  • Platform
  • Mobile App
  • Ilida 91.1a Web Site
  • GretaMobile Tourist Application
  • Eireen Scarvesa Web Site
  • GreenMindSet a Portal
  • Mojo Radioa mobile application | Available on the App Store
  • Digiskillse-Learning Platoform and Repository
  • SonetorSocial networking training platform
  • GMalla mobile application | Get it on Google Play

Because Everything is about sharing, right?

Get In Touch

Contact Info

Jeries Besharat