Stelios Rozakis
Professor, Operations Research in Agriculture and Energy 

Division II: Process Development, Analysis and Design

Extended CV (pdf)


  • Office: Κ3.A6
  • Tel.: +30 28210 06160 FAX: +30 28210 37846
  • Email: srozakis<at>
  • Office Hours: 11:00 - 13:00 working days


  • 2000: Ph.D.: Dept of Agricultural Economics and Rural Development, Agricultural University of Athens.
  • 1991: M.P.A.: School of Public and Environmental Affairs, Indiana University, USA.
  • 1989: D.E.A. Sociology of Technology: Université Paris I - Sorbonne
  • 1988: D.Ε.S.S. Institut des Etudes Economiques et Sociales, Université de Paris I
  • 1986: Bachelor in Economics, Athens University of Economics and Business.

Research Interests

Research focuses on operations research and policy analysis in agriculture, energy and the environment:

  • Economic evaluation of agro-energy systems
  • Multi-criteria analysis methodology and decision support systems
  • Innovation management and environmental technology transfer
  • Agricultural policy analysis and bio-economy strategies
  • Mathematical programming at the farm and sector level

Participation in Research Programs and Projects

  • Wastewater plant structure management of increasing flow minimizing cost (WP: Techno—Economic Evaluation) Interreg-V-Α 2021-2023
  • RESCHDULE: Resilient to Climate Change Extremes Mediterranean Agricultural Systems (WP Socioeconomic analysis) PRIMA 2021-2024
  • Sustainability Life Cycle Analysis of Distributed Production (Scientific supervisor) Hellenic Foundation for Research and Innovation (2019-2022)
  • Member of the advisory board of BioEcon H2020-WIDESPREAD-2014-2 project
  • Scientific management: Innovation and Entrepreneurship Unit - Technology transfer in the Agricultural University of Athens, (2011-2015)

Distinctions and Awards

  • Best Senior Paper Award, 2020. Conference on Environmental and Climate Technologies, CONECT, Riga Technical University
  • Guest editor (with D. Viaggi and W. Oleszek), 2018. European agriculture and the transition to bioeconomy, AgBioForum
  • Guest editor (with E.Carayannis and E.Grigoroudis), 2018. From Agri-science to Agri-business, J of Technology Transfer
  • Best Paper Award in Decision Theory and Applications: Balkan Assoc Oper Research (BALCOR) 2011
  • Marie Skłodowska-Curie Fellowship 1997-2000, Institute National de Recherche Agronomique, Economie et Sociologie Rurale, Paris-Grignon



Recent Publications

  • Kampas A., K. Czech, S. Rozakis. Revisiting the Casual Links between Environmental Terms of Pollution, Globalization and Policy Stringency: the case of V4 countries (forthcoming) International Journal of Green Economics 
  • Petsakos A., Rozakis S. Models and muddles: comment on ‘Calibration of agricultural risk programming models using positive mathematical programming' (forthcoming) Australian Journal of Agricultural and Resource Economics  
  • Vecina, A., A. Kalnbalkite, L.Zihare, S. Rozakis, D. Blumberga. Biodiplomacy Attractiveness in Bioeconomy Education: Case study (2021) Environmental and Climate Technologies 25(1): 1205-1214
  • Rozakis, S., A. Bartoli, J. Dach, A. Jędrejek, A. Kowalczyk-Juśko, Ł. Mamica , P. Pochwatka, R. Pudelko, K. Shu. Policy impact on regional biogas using a modular modeling tool (2021) Energies 14, 3738
  • Kleftodimos G., Gallai, N., Rozakis, S., Képhaliacos, C. A farm-level ecological-economic approach of the inclusion of pollination services in arable crop farms (2021) Land Use Policy  107, 105462
  • Troullaki, K., Rozakis, S., Kostakis, V. Bridging barriers in sustainability research: Α review from sustainability science to life cycle sustainability assessment (2021) Ecological Economics, 184, art. no. 107007. 
  • Jurga P., Loizou E., Rozakis S. Comparing Bioeconomy Potential at National vs. Regional Level Employing Input-Output Modeling (2021) Energies 14(6), art no. 1714
  • Król-Badziak, A., Pishgar-Komleh, S.H., Rozakis, S., Księżak, J. Environmental and socio-economic performance of different tillage systems in maize grain production: Application of Life Cycle Assessment and Multi-Criteria Decision Making (2021) Journal of Cleaner Production, 278, art. no. 123792.
  • Kampas A., Rozakis S., Faber A.,  Mamica L. Assessing the Green Growth Trajectory through Resource and Impact Decoupling Indices: The Case of Poland (2021) Polish Journal of Environmental Studies 30(3):2573–2587
  • Kremmydas, D., Konstantinis, A., Rozakis, S. 2021. The evolution of Decision Support Systems for agriculture: A bibliometric network approach, Euro Working Group on DSS: A tour of the DSS development over the last 30 years, (eds. Papathanasiou J., Zaraté P., J. Freire de Sousa), Springer-Nature, 97-113.

Ph.D. Candidates

  • Aikaterini Troullaki
  • Ioannis Kanakis