Applied Mathematics

Applied Mathematics is an open access, peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes, debate and short reports in all areas of applied mathematics.

Ioannis Konstantaras

Editorial Board Member of Applied Mathematics

Lecturer, University of Macedonia, Greece

Research Areas

Inventory Control, Supply Chain Management


2006Ph.DUniversity of Ioannina, Greece
2001M.ScUniversity of Ioannina, Greece


Lecturer (elected) at the Department of Business Administration of the University of Macedonia of Economic and Social Sciences, Thessaloniki, Greece

Publications: Journals

[1]  S. Papachristos and I. Konstantaras (2006). Economic ordering quantity models for items with imperfect quality, International Journal of Production Economics, 100(1), 148-154.
[2]  I. Konstantaras and S. Papachristos (2006). Lot-sizing for a single-product recovery system with backordering, International Journal of Production Research, 44(10), 2031-2045.
[3]  I. Konstantaras and S. Papachristos (2007). Optimal policy and holding cost stability regions in a periodic review inventory system with manufacturing and remanufacturing options, European Journal of Operational Research, 178(2), 433-448.
[4]  I. Konstantaras, S.K. Goyal and S. Papachristos (2007). Economic ordering policy for an item with imperfect quality subject to the in-house inspection, International Journal of Systems Science, 38(6), 473-482.
[5]  I. Konstantaras and S. Papachristos (2008). A note on: Developing an exact solution for an inventory system with product recovery, International Journal of Production Economics, 111(2), 707-712.
[6]  K. Skouri, I. Konstantaras, S. Papachristos and I. Ganas (2009). Inventory models with ramp type demand rate, partial backlogging and Weibull deterioration rate, European Journal of Operational Research, 192(1), 79-92.
[7]  I. Konstantaras and S. Papachristos (2008). Note on: "An optimal ordering and recovery policy for reusable items", Computers & Industrial Engineering, 55(3), 729-734.
[8]  I. Konstantaras and K.Skouri (2010). Lot sizing for a single product recovery system with variable setup numbers, European Journal of Operational Research, 203, 326-335.
[9]  K. Skouri and I. Konstantaras (2009). Order level inventory models for deteriorating seasonable/fashionable products with time dependent demand and shortages, Mathematical Problems in Engineering, 2009, article ID 679736, 24 pages, doi:10.1155/2009/679736.
[10]  I. Konstantaras, K.Skouri and M. Jaber (2010). Lot sizing for a recoverable product with inspection and sorting, Computers & Industrial Engineering, 58(3), 452-462.
[11]  I. Konstantaras, K. Skouri, S. Papachristos (2009). Optimal pricing, return and modular design policy for Build-To-Order (BTO) products in a two parties supply chain system, IMA Journal of Management Mathematics, article in press, doi: 10.1093/imaman/dpp023.
[12]  I. Konstantaras and K. Skouri (2010). A note on a production-inventory model under stock-dependent demand, Weibull distribution deterioration and shortage, International Transactions in Operational Research, corrected proof. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-3995.2010.00765.x.
[13]  I. Konstantaras (2010). Optimal control of production and remanufacturing in a reverse logistics model with backlogging, accepted for publication to Mathematical Problems in Engineering.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums

[1]  I. Konstantaras and S. Papachristos. Economic production and remanufacturing lot-sizing for a single product system with backlogging, in Proceedings of 18th International Conference on Production Research, Salerno, Italy 31 July-04 August 2005.
[2]  I. Konstantaras, K. Skouri and S. Papachristos. Optimal policy for pricing, return and modularity level for Build-To-Order (BTO) products, in 11th European Logistics Association (ELA) Doctorate Workshop 2006 Proceedings, 22-36.