Ms. Despoina Kokkinidou is a Research Assistant at the BioLISYS laboratory at CUT. She holds a BSc degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Cyprus University of Technology. She has also obtained her MSc Medical Engineering from the University of Stuttgart (Germany). Her master studies focused on the area of optical systems and methods in medical engineering, biomechanics and bionic. She also gained work experience at the interface of Germany medical engineering industry in the area of endoscopy devices.