Honors & Awards

Annual Excellence in Research Journal Awards (2016), with Ploskas, N., Athanasiadis, I., and Papathanasiou, J. for the paper entitled “An interactive spatial decision support system enabling co-located collaboration using tangible user interfaces for the multiple capacitated facility location problem”.

Honorable mention (Academic and Research Excellence in Higher Education – 2012) from the Ministry of Education, Research and Religious Affairs for participating in the distinguished research project entitled “citation analysis”.

Honorable mention (2007) from the Hellenic Operational Research Society (EEEE), for organizing the 18th National Conference, Hellenic Operational Research Society, 15–17 June, Kozani, Greece.

ASIS&T/ISIS-Thomson Citation Analysis Research Grant (2005), for the research project entitled “cc-IFF: A Cascading Citations Impact Factor Framework”. This project will test a new type of citation metric - cascading citations Impact Factor - in a scientific literature database. This highly innovative and mathematically sophisticated research initiative will attempt to solve difficult challenges in citation analysis and may yield important real-world applications.