Dr. Yannis Marinakis, Associate Professor





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Dr Yannis Marinakis was born in Chania, Greece, in 1976. He received a Diploma in Production Engineering and Management from the Technical University of Crete, Greece, in 1999, an M.Sc. in Operations Research and a Ph.D., from the same University, in 2001 and 2005, respectively. He is currently an Associate Professor of Stochastic Optimization and Applications in the School of Production Engineering and Management of the Technical University of Crete, Chania, Greece. His research interests focus on Stochastic Optimization, on Combinatorial Optimization, on Nature Inspired Methods, on Metaheuristic Algorithms, on Supply Chain Management, on Vehicle Routing Problem, on Operations Research, on Game Theory, on Computational Methods in Optimization Problems, on Optimal and Automatic Control and on Structural Control. He teaches the following undergraduate courses: Combinatorial Optimization, Game Theory, Design and Optimization in Supply Chain Management and the following postgraduate courses: Evolutionary Algorithms and Optimization of Large Scale Systems and Metaheuristic and Evolutionary Algorithms for Supply Chain Management Problems. He is the author of 6 books and of 54 papers in international scientific journals. He has more than 85 papers in book chapters and in the proceedings of international and national scientific conferences. He is currently Scientific Responsible of 3 research projects while 3 research projects have been completed under his responsibility. He has participated in a number of research projects as a Researcher.  Currently he is the Supervisor of 7 Ph.D. theses and of a number of M.Sc. theses and diploma theses. Under his supervision 3 Ph.D. theses,  37 master theses and 67 diploma theses have been completed. The total number of citations in Dr. Marinakis’ work is equal to 3468 (based on Scholar Google-10/03/2020).





Last Updated: March 2020





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