School of Science and Technology Faculty

Dr Μaria Drakaki

Dr Μaria Drakaki

Maria Drakaki is Associate Professor in Flexible Manufacturing and Supply Systems in the Department of Science and Technology at the University Center of International Programmes of Studies of the International Hellenic University. She received her Ph. D degree from the University of Texas at Austin, Physics Department (1992), an M. Sc. degree from the University of Westminster in VLSI System Design (2004) and a B. Sc. degree from the Physics Department of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1986). She was Associate Professor in the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the International Hellenic University (2019), Associate Professor in the Department of Automation Engineering of the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (2018 - 2019), Assistant Professor in the Department of Automation Engineering at the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (2014 – 2018). Prof. Drakaki was adjunct Assistant Professor in the Departments of Automation Engineering (2005 – 2013) and Electronics Engineering at the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki (1994 – 2011). She was a postdoctoral researcher ((1993, 1997) and research collaborator at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2000-2013).

Prof. Drakaki holds the Fulbright scholarship. She has published several papers in various international peer-reviewed journals and conferences as well as book chapters in international engineering books. She was the recipient of the best paper award of the International Conference on Information Systems Architecture and Technology (2017). She has co-organised special sessions in international conferences. She participates in a European project and has participated in several national and European research projects. Her research interests include intelligent manufacturing systems, decision support systems, supply chain management and humanitarian logistics. Prof. Drakaki is the Director of the Master’s degree programme in Energy and Finance at the University Center for International Programmes of Studies of the International Hellenic University. She was Deputy Head of the Department of Industrial Engineering and Management at the International Hellenic University and an academic member of the University’s Research Committee (2019). She was Deputy Head of the Department of Automation Engineering at the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki. Prof. Drakaki was an academic member of the Research Committee (2017 - 2019) and Erasmus+ Academic Coordinator (2016 – 2018) of the Department of Automation Engineering at the Alexander Technological Educational Institute of Thessaloniki.

Journals (selected)

1. Drakaki, M., Karnavas, Y.L., Karlis, A., Chasiotis, I. D., Tzionas, P., “Study on Fault Diagnosis of Broken Rotor Bars in Squirrel Cage Induction Motors: A Multi-Agent System Approach using Intelligent Classifiers”, IET Electric Power Applications, vol. 14, No. 2, 2020, pp. 245-255.

2. Drakaki, M. and Tzionas, P., “Investigating the impact of inventory inaccuracy on the bullwhip effect in RFID-enabled supply chains using colored petri nets”, Journal of Modelling in Management, vol. 14, No. 2, 2019, pp. 360-384.

3. Υ. Karnavas, A. Topalidis and M. Drakaki, “Development and Implementation of a Low Cost μC- based Brushless DC Motor Sensorless Controller: A Practical Analysis of Hardware and Software Aspects”, Electronics, vol. 8, No. 12, 2019, 1456.

4. Drakaki, M., Gören, H. G. Tzionas, P., “ An Intelligent Multi-Agent Based Decision Support System for Refugee Settlement Siting”, International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, vol. 31, 2018, pp. 576-588.

5. Drakaki, M. and Tzionas, P., "Community based social partnerships in crisis resilience: a case example in Greece”, Disaster Prevention and Management, vol. 26, No. 2, 2017, pp. 203-216

6. M. Drakaki, and P. Tzionas, " Manufacturing Scheduling Using Colored Petri Nets and Reinforcement Learning”, Applied Sciences, vol. 7, No. 2, 2017, 136.

7. M. Drakaki, and P. Tzionas, "Modeling and performance evaluation of an agent-based warehouse dynamic resource allocation using Colored Petri Nets", International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 29, No. 7, 2016, pp. 736-753.

8. Drakaki, M., Siskos, S., Hatzopoulos, A., “A 0.5-20 GHz bandwidth enhanced distributed amplifier”, Microelectronic Engineering, vol. 90, 2012, pp. 26-28

9. Drakaki, M., Siskos, S., Hatzopoulos, A., "Α De-Embedding method for RF CMOS Inductor Measurements ", Microelectronics Journal, vol. 40, 2009, pp. 958-965

10. Drakaki, M., Siskos, S., Hatzopoulos, A., "A Comparative Evaluation of De-Embedding Methods for on-wafer RF CMOS Inductor S-parameter Measurements", Physica Status Solidi, C, Current Topics in Solid State Physics, Vol 5, No. 12, 2008, pp. 3671-3676

11. Νoulis Τ., Drakaki, M., Siskos, S., "Complete Analysis of BSIM3V3 Noise Models for the optimum design of a low noise preamplifier", Journal of Physics, Conference Series, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2005, pp. 369-372

12. Pecz B., Zekendes K., Drakaki, M., Barna P., Stoemenos J., "Epitaxially grown β-SiC on Si, interface structural characterization", Journal of the Mechanical Behaviour of Materials, Vol. 6, 59 (1995).

13. Araya-Pochet, J.A., Chen J., Drakaki M., Erskine, J.L., "Magneto-optical studies of ultrathin epitaxial films", Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 5, A191 (1993)

14. Chen J., Drakaki M., Erskine, J.L., "Chemisorption-induced change in thin-film spin anisotropy: Oxygen adsorption on the p(1x1) Fe/Ag(100) system", Physical Review B, 45, 3636 (1992)

Conferences and Book Chapters (selected)

1. Drakaki, Tzionas, P., Abeshev, K.: Investigating the Influence of Emotional intelligence on the Supplier Selection Decisions with Fuzzy Cognitive Maps, Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems, VEHITS, 2020, Prague, Czech Republic (in press).

2. Drakaki, M. Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P.: Supplier Selection Problem in Fuzzy Environment Considering Risk Factors, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Developments in eSystems Engineering, DeSE, 2019, Kazan, Russia.

3. Karnavas, Y. L., Paschaloglou, T. P., Mouroutsos, S. G., Chasiotis, I. D., Drakaki, M., Boutalis, Y. S.: Application of Salp Swarm Algorithm for DC Motor Parameter Estimation in an Industry 4.0 Control Systems IoT Framework, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on the Developments in eSystems Engineering, DeSE, 2019, Kazan, Russia.

4. Drakaki, M. Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P.: Fuzzy Cognitive Maps as a Tool to Forecast Emotions in Refugee and Migrant Communities for Site Management, Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing LNBIP, Springer (2019).

5. Drakaki, M. Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P.: A multi-agent based decision framework for sustainable supplier selection, order allocation and routing problem, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems, VEHITS, 2019, Heraklion, Greece.

6. Makarova, I., Yakupova, G., Buyvol, P., Shubenkova, K., Abeshev, K., Drakaki, M.: Improving road safety by affecting negative factors, Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Vehicle Technology and Intelligent Transport Systems, VEHITS, 2019, Heraklion, Greece.

7. Sinodakis, G., Kostopoulos, V., Drakaki, M., Karnavas, Y.L., Tzionas, P.: An RFID-Enabled Automated Storage and Retrieval System via Microcontroller Stepper Motor Control, 8th International Conference on Modern Circuits and Systems Technologies, MOCAST, 2019, Thessaloniki, Greece.

8. Drakaki, M. Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P: Comparison of Fuzzy Multi Criteria Decision Making Approaches in an Intelligent Multi-agent System for Refugee Siting. In: Świątek J., Borzemski L., Wilimowska Z. (eds) Proceedings of 39th International Conference on Information Systems Architecture and Technology – ISAT 2018. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 656. Springer, Cham, (2019).

9. Drakaki, M. Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P.: An Intelligent Multi-Agent System using Fuzzy Analytic Hierarchy Process and Axiomatic Design as a Decision Support Method for Refugee Settlement Siting. In: Proceedings of ICDSST-PROMETHEE 2018. Lecture Notes in Business Information Processing LNBIP. Springer (2018).

10. Drakaki, M., Gören, H. G., Tzionas, P., A Multi-agent System Based Site Selection Method for Conflicts and Natural Disasters, 16th International Logistics and Supply Chain Congress, 2018, Denizli, Turkey.

11. Drakaki, M., Tzionas, P., Modeling the Order Fulfilment Process Using Colored Petri Nets, 4th International Conference on Supply Chains, 4th Olympus ICSC, 2018, Katerini, Greece.

12.Drakaki, M.., Karnavas, Y.L., Chasiotis, I.D., Tzionas, P., An Intelligent Multi-Agent System Framework for Fault Diagnosis of Squirrel-Cage Induction Motor Broken Bars. In: Świątek J., Borzemski L., Wilimowska Z. (eds) Proceedings of 38th International Conference on Information Systems Architecture and Technology – ISAT 2017. Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing 656. Springer, Cham, (2018). (Best paper award).

13.Υ. Karnavas, A. Topalidis and M. Drakaki, "Development of a Low Cost Brushless DC Motor Sensorless Controller Using dsPIC30F4011", 7th International Conference on Modern Circuits and Systems Technologies, MOCAST, 2018, Thessaloniki, Greece.

14. Isaakidis, G., Spiropoulos, A.,Drakaki, M., "A Wireless Three Dimentional Printer for Printed Circuit Board Applications" 4th Panhellenic Conference on Electronics and Communications, PACET, 2017, Xanthi, Greece.

15.Giannopoulos, G., Drakaki, M., "Design and manufacture of voice distortion device in real time", 2nd International Workshop on Microsystems, 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece.

16. M. Drakaki, G. Kovacs, and P. Tzionas, "The logistics role in community resilience: a case example of a community based social partnership in Greece, 6th International Symposium and 28th National Conference in Operational Research, HELORS, 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece.

17. Isaakidis, G., Spiropoulos, A.,Drakaki,,M., "An Educational Purpose Built Three Dimentional Printer" 6th International Conference on Modern Circuits and Systems Technologies, MOCAST, 2017, Thessaloniki, Greece.

18. D. Bechtsis, M. Drakaki, and D. Vlachos, "Using Agent-Based Modeling for the Design of Agrifood Supply Chains with Emergency Replenishments", 1st International Conference of Agrifood Supply Chain Management and Green Logistics, 2015, pp. 421-430, Chalkidiki, Greece.

19. Perissis Eleftherios, Petridis Ioannis, and M. Drakaki, “Wireless Bluetooth Control Module for a DC Motor”, 2nd Panhellenic Conference on Electronics and Communications, PACET, 2012, Thessaloniki, Greece.

20. Drakaki, M., Hatzopoulos, A., Siskos, S., "Improved Calculation of Differentially Driven RF CMOS Inductor Model Parameters", Design of Circuits and Integrated Systems, DCIS, 2007, pp. 76-80, Seville, Spain.

21. Drakaki, M., Hatzopoulos, A., Siskos, S., "Improving the Quality Factor Estimation for differentially Driven RF CMOS Inductors", European Conference on Circuit Theory and Design, ECCTD, 2007, pp. 599-602, Seville, Spain.

22. Drakaki, M., Hatzopoulos, A., Siskos, S., "CMOS Inductor Performance Estimation using Z- and S-parameters ", IEEE ISCAS International Symposium Circuits Systems, ISCAS, 2007, pp. 2256-2259, New Orleans, USA.

23. Drakaki, M., Hatzopoulos, A., Siskos, S., Papakostas D., "Comparison of RF Inductor Parameter Evaluation Methods ", International Conference on Electronics, Hardware, Wireless and Optical Communications, EHAC, 2007, pp. 35-39, Corfu, Greece.

24. Drakaki, M., Hatzopoulos, A., Siskos, S., "Improving the Accuracy of the De-embedding Methods for on-wafer RF Measurements ", Design of Circuits and Integrated Systems, DCIS, 2006, Barcelona, Spain.

25. Drakaki, M., Fikos, G., Siskos, S., "Analog Signal Processing Circuits using Floating Gate MOS Transistors ", 5th International Conference on Technology and Automation, ICTA, 2005, pp.322-327, Thessaloniki, Greece.

26. Drakaki, M., Fikos, G., Siskos, S., "Subthreshold Behaviour Modeling of FGMOS Transistors using the ACM and the BSIM3V3 Models", 12th IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference, MELECON, 2004, pp. 55-58, Dubrovnic, Croatia.

27. M. Drakaki, L. Berkovi, I. Kale, and S. Siskos, "Non-Quasi-Static Transient Analysis Modeling of the Floating Gate MOS Transistor", Second Ιnternational Conference on Microelectronics, Microsystems and Nanotechnology, MMN 2004, Nov. 2004, Athens, Greece.

28. Chen J., Drakaki M., Erskine, J.L., "Magnetic anisotropy of Epitaxial Fe Thin Films on Ag(100)", Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 36, 677 (1991), Cincinatti, OH, March Meeting of the American Physical Society.

29. Chen J., Drakaki M., Ballentine, C.A., Erskine, J.L., "SMOKE Investigation of Ultrathin Fe Films Epitaxially Grown on W(100)", Bulletin of the American Physical Society 35, 199 (1990), New Orleans, LA, March Meeting of the American Physical Society.