The Software Centric & Autonomic Networking (SCAN) group is a pioneering lab in the Dept. of Informatics & Telecommunications of the National & Kapodistrian University of Athens (NKUA). SCAN has been involved in numerous EU and national projects and has acquired high technical and management expertise in the areas of 5G, Smart Cities, Future Internet, Advanced Applications and Services, Self-organising, Reconfigurable and Cognitive Radio Systems, and Green communications.


SCAN Lab has developed a plethora of novel ICT solutions and has participated actively in the evolution of mobile and wireless communication systems.

Research Projects

SCAN Lab has successfully participated in a large number of National and European R&D projects (H2020, 5G-PPP, FI-PPP, ICT PSP, FP7, FP6) and has been directly funded from the Industry.

R & D Infrastructure

SCAN Lab offers state of the art infrastructure featuring Cloud SDN, 5G, NFV and SDR capabilities are available for testing and experimentation