Professor Konstantinos Zografos

Distinguished Professor

Profile

Konstantinos G. Zografos is Distinguished Professor, Associate Dean for Research, and Director of the Centre for Transport and Logistics (CENTRAL), at Lancaster University Management School (LUMS). His professional expertise, research and teaching interests include applications of Operational Research in Transportation and Logistics. Currently his work is focused on airport planning and operations, air traffic management, vehicle routing and scheduling, hazardous materials transportation, emergency response logistics, itinerary planning, and project management. He has more than 150 professional publications, and he has been involved in more than 70 R&D projects funded by the European Commission, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), the General Secretariat for Research and Technology of the Hellenic Republic, and private companies and organizations in Greece, the European Union, and USA.

He is/was a member of the Editorial Board of Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies, Operational Research: An International Journal, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory, International Journal of Logistics Economics and Globalization, and Journal of Aerospace Operations, and served as co-editor of the special issue of Transportation Science on Hazardous Material Transportation. He is a member of the Committees on i) ‘Airport Terminals and Ground Access’, ‘Hazardous Materials Transportation’, and ‘Airfield Capacity and Delays’ of the Transportation Research Board (TRB), The National Academies of Science-Engineering-Medicine, USA.

He is a member of the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC) Mathematical Sciences Strategic Advisory Team (SAT), he was a member (2013-2016) of the Scientific Committee of the Single European Sky ATM Research (SESAR) Joint Undertaking, he served for more than 10 years in RTD Framework Programme European Commission Committees, and he has participated in OECD Roundtables. He is a recipient of the ENO Foundation for Transportation Fellowship (1986), the President's Medal Award (2005) of the British Operational Research Society, and the Edelman Laureate Honorary Medal (2008) of the Institute of Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS). He is a member of the Academy of Distinguished Engineers of the University of Connecticut, and Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (FCILT).

Professor Zografos has acted as consultant to projects funded by industry, governmental agencies, and international organizations including the European Commission, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe (UNECE), and EUROCONTROL.

EPSRC Mathematical Sciences Strategic Advisory Team (External organisation)
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Research Panel, Operational Research Society (External organisation)
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EPSRC (External organisation)
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Chartered Fellow, Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT), UK (External organisation)
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Committee of Professors of Operational Research (COPIOR) (External organisation)
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Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS) (External organisation)
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Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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Innovation in Transport and Logistics Systems Decision Making
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Slot Allocation: Alternatives, Strengths and Weaknesses
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Meeting the Future Needs of Transport
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10th International Conference on the Practice and Theory of Automated Timetabling
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Can SMEs Do Well by Doing Good? The Responsible MED Experience
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“CSR and SME Competitiveness: From a Theoretical Proposition to Business Practice”,
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"London 2012 Olympics: Lessons Learned” Conference
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SESAR (External organisation)
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12th Swiss Transport Research Conference
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Civil Engineering Seminar Series, “Modelling and Solving Hazardous Materials Routing and Scheduling Problems”
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CSR and Sustainable Development in Education conference
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Greek Government (External organisation)
Member of Advisory Panel

Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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Social Entrepreneurship – The role of SMEs, “Emerging trends in the relationship between Corporate Social Responsibility and Supply Chain Management
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Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory (Journal)
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Transportation Research Part C: Emerging Technologies (Journal)
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International Journal of Logistics Economics and Globalisation (Journal)
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Elsevier (External organisation)
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14.1 Euro-China Workshop on Digital Olympics
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European Commission (External organisation)
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Building Responsible Companies – Maximizing Benefits Through a Sustainable Supply Chain
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International Journal of Operational Research (Journal)
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Journal of Aerospace Operations (Journal)
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Operational Research: An International Journal (External organisation)
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Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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Organisation for Economic (OECD) (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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of General Bank of Greece S.A., (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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European Commission (External organisation)
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Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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Committee on Hazardous Materials Transport of the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) (1991) (External organisation)
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Transportation Research Board (TRB) (External organisation)
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American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) (External organisation)
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Edelman Laureate Honorary Medal for significant contributions to Operations Research
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President's Medal Award
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Academy of Distinguished Engineers
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President's Medal Award
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ENO Foundation for Transportation Fellowship
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Sigma Xi Scientific Society (A.M)
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Excellence in Teaching Award, MBA International
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Excellence in Teaching Award, MBA International
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EURO Award for the Best EJOR Paper on Innovative Applications of OR
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Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL)

Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL)

Centre for Marketing Analytics & Forecasting, Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL), Modelling and Inference, STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training

  • Aviation and Air Transport
  • Centre for Transportation Systems & Logistics (CENTRAL)
  • Lancaster Intelligent, Robotic and Autonomous Systems Centre
  • Mathematical Models and Algorithms for Allocating Scarce Airport Resource (OR-MASTER)
  • Optimisation
  • STOR-i Centre for Doctoral Training