COMPUTATIONAL METHODOLOGIES & OPERATIONS RESEARCH LAB

Department of Applied Informatics
University of Macedonia



CMOR Lab

The Computational Methodologies & Operations Research (CMOR Lab) supports educational and research activities of the Department of Applied Informatics in the following scientific fields: Optimization and Decision Making, High Performance Scientific Computations, Intelligent Agents, Cryptography, Machine Learning, Statistical Theory and Applications with Emphasis on Analysis of Large Data, Statistical Theory and Applications with emphasis on computational statistics, Algorithm Design and Analysis, Planning and Scheduling, and Artificial Intelligence.

Lab Members

Lab Director
Nikolaos Samaras

Prof. Nikolaos Samaras

is a Professor in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received his Diploma in Applied Informatics from the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece in 1996 and his Ph.D. in Applied Informatics from the same University in 2001. From April 2016, till this day he is serving as director of the CMOR Laboratory.
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Academic Staff Member
Dimitrios Hristu-Varsakelis

Prof. Dimitrios Hristu-Varsakelis

is a Professor in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received his Ph.D. in Engineering Sciences and M.S. in Applied Mathematics from the Division of Engineering and Applied Sciences at Harvard University.
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Academic Staff Member
Ioannis Refanidis

Prof. Ioannis Refanidis

is a Professor in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received his B.Sc. Physics from the Dept. of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1992, and his B.Sc. and Ph.D. in Informatics from the Dept. of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki in 1992 and 2001 respectively.
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Academic Staff Member
Sifaleras Angelo

Assoc. Prof. Sifaleras Angelo

is an Associate Professor in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received his B.Sc. in Mathematics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, School of Sciences, Greece in 1999 and his Ph.D. in Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece in 2007.
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Academic Staff Member
Sakellariou Ilias

Assist. Prof. Sakellariou Ilias

is an Assitant Professor in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received in B.Sc. in Physics from the Dept. of Physics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 1995, his M.Sc. in Information Technology: Knowledge Based Systems from the Dept. of Artificial Intelligence, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK in 1996, and his Ph.D. from the Dept. of Informatics, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece in 2006.
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Laboratory Teaching Personnel
Halkidis Spyros

Dr. Halkidis Spyros

servers as Laboratory Teaching Personnel in the Department of Applied Informatics. He received his B.Sc. from the Computer Science Department, University of Crete, Greece in 1996 and his M.Sc. from the same department in 1998. He also holds an M.B.A. from the University of Macedonia, Thessaloniki, Greece, which he received in 2000. He received his Ph.D. in Software Security at the Department of Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia in 2008.
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Collarorations

Collaboration Agreements

Memorandums of Cooperation

  • Center for Advanced Process Decision-Making ( CAPD), Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Laboratory for Analysis and Modelling of Decision Support Systems (LAMSADE ), Université Paris-Dauphine.
  • Reliability Engineering Laboratory (RELab), Department of Financial and Management Engineering, School of Business, University of the Aegean.

Research Projects and Events

Research projects undertaken conferences organized and invited tanks, by members of CMOR.

  • Mathematical Models for Slot Games

    External Research Grant from ELICON I.K.E. (University Research Committee ID 81359) for the "Development of mathematical models for slot games". (March 2019 - February 2020). PI: Sifaleras Angelo

  • Mathematical optimization models and methods in closed-loop supply chain

    Internal Research Grant from the Research Committee (ID 81307) of the University of Macedonia, Greece, as part of the "Principal Research 2019"' funding scheme. (January 2019 - December 2019). PI: Sifaleras Angelo

  • CPAIOR 2019: Conference Organization

    16th International Conference on the Integration of Constraint Programming, Artificial Intelligence, and Operations Research ( CPAIOR 2019), 04–07 June 2019, Mediterranean Palace hotel, Thessaloniki, Greece Conference co-Chair: Samaras Nikolaos

  • MOTOR2019: Plenary Talk

    Sifaleras Angelo was invited as a plenary speaker at the 18th International Conference on Mathematical Optimization Theory and Operations Research ( MOTOR 2019), Ekaterinburg, Russia, July 8-12, 2019.

  • ICVNS 2018: Conference Organization

    6th International Conference on Variable Neighborhood Search (ICVNS 2018), Halkidiki, Greece, October 4-7, 2018. Conference Chair: Sifaleras Angelo

  • NET 2018: Plenary Talk

    Sifaleras Angelo was invited as a plenary speaker at the 8th International Conference on Network Analysis (NET 2018), Moscow, Russia, May 18-19, 2018.

  • SYM-OP-IS 2017: Plenary Talk

    Sifaleras Angelo was invited as a plenary speaker at the 44th International Symposium on Operational Research (SYM-OP-IS 2017),, Zlatibor, Serbia, September 25-28, 2017.

  • Invited Speaker

    Sifaleras Angelo was an invited an invited speaker at the Mathematical Institute of the Serbian Academy of Sciences and Arts , Belgrade, Serbia, September 29, 2017.

  • Modeling Operations Research Problems

    Research Grant funded by the Veltio Greece LTD . (July 2016 - Otcober 2016). Scientific Coordinator: Samaras Nikolaos