Year Inducted / Awarded: 2016
Member Award: Academy of Distinguished Engineers
Konstantinos G. Zografos earned his M.Sc. in Transportation Engineering (1983) and his Ph.D. in Urban and Transportation Engineering (1986) from the University of Connecticut. He is Chair Professor, Director of research, and Director of the Centre of Transport and Logistics at the Department of Management Science of Lancaster University in the United Kingdom. Previously he served as Professor and Chairman at the Department of Management Science and Technology and Director of the Transportation Systems and Logistics Laboratory, at the Athens University of Economics and Business. Dr. Zografos’ research interests include Applications of Operations Research and Information Systems in Transportation Systems and Logistics. His current work is focused on Airport Performance, Air Traffic Management, vehicle routing and scheduling, facility location, emergency response logistics, and supply chain management. He has more than 150 professional publications and has been involved in more than 65 projects funded, among others, by the European Commission, the Greek Secretariat for Science and Technology, the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council in UK, and UNECE. Dr. Zografos received an ENO Foundation for Transportation Fellowship in 1986, the President’s Medal of the British Operational Research Society in 2005, and the INFORMS Edelman Laureate Honorary Medal in 2008.