Research and Development of Telecommunication Systems

Pasiphae* Laboratory

A research unit of the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department at the Hellenic Mediterranean University, formally founded in 2004 with a threefold mission: academic, research, and development.

The Lab

Towards accomplishing its mission, PASIPHAE team consists not only by permanent teaching staff-members from the Hellenic Mediterranean University, but also professors, researchers (post doctoral) and PhD students, along with a number of …

*Pasiphae (she who shines on everyone) was an immortal daughter of the sun-god Helios. She wed King Minos of Crete and bore him Acacallis, Ariadne, Androgeus, Glaucus, Deucalion, Phaedra, Xenodice, and Catreus. However, when Minos had the misfortune of insulting Poseidon, the god kindled a passionate love in Pasiphae for a bull. The Queen conscripted the great artisan Daidalos to assist her in the endeavour, and he built for her a hollow wooden cow, wrapped in a bovine skin and endowed with mechanical life. Hiding herself inside this contraption she conceived and bore a hybrid child, the bull-headed Minotauros (Minotaur)


As a result of its past and current activities, PASIPHAE laboratory runs and maintains the first digital interactive TV infrastructure in Greece exploiting broadcasting streams in regenerative configurations, and the first European DVB-T infrastructure…