Co-Editor-in-Chief: Ioannis P. Stavroulakis
Dr. Ioannis P. Stavroulakis, (full) Professor of Mathematics at the University of Ioannina 1991-2015. He has also had the following positions:
• Visiting Assistant Professor, Brown University, USA
• Assistant Professor, University of Rhode Island, USA
• Visiting Researcher, Ibaraki University, Japan
• Visiting Scholar, The Flinders University of South Australia, Adelaide
• Visiting Professor, Boston University, USA.
• Visiting Professor, Ankara University, Turkey.
• Visiting Professor, University of South Africa (UNISA), South Africa
• Visiting Professor, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University, Almaty, Kazakhstan
Taught several courses (at under-graduate and post-graduate level) on Pre-calculus, Calculus, Mathematical Analysis, Linear Algebra and Ordinary, Difference and Partial Differential Equations at: Univ.of Ioannina; Univ. of Crete; Univ. of Rhode Island; Univ. of Tirana; Univ. of Gjirokastra; Hellenic Open Univ., Ankara University, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University and has also supervised 7 post-doctoral researchers, 30 Ph. D. Theses and 4 Master Theses (Advisory Committee or Jury). Upon his invitation more than 50 scientists from several Universities have visited the University of Ioannina and have collaborated with him. Author of 3 books and more than 140 research papers most of them of high quality published in superior journals (as: Proc.Roy.Soc.Edinburgh; J.Nonlinear Analysis TMA; SIAM J.Math.Anal.; J.Math.Anal.Appl; J. London Math.Soc.; Bull. London Math. Soc.; Differentsial’nye Uravn.; Appl.Math.Let.; Comput.Math.Appl.; Pacific J. Math.; Proc.Amer.Math. Soc.; Trans.Amer.Math.Soc.;J.Differential Equations) and cited very frequently (2750 citations) by (more than 500) authors of (more than 1000) books, monographs, theses and papers on the subject. Referee and/or reviewer in more than 80 research journals and Editor-in-Chief/Managing Editor/Guest Editor/Editor in 12 Journals. Also contractor, coordinator and/or leader in many research/scientific projects of the European Union, Japan, Australia, Turkey, Ministry of National Economy, Ministry of Education and Ministry of Development of the total amount of more than € 1.000.000 (one million). Mathematics Committee; President of the panel: Mathematical Modeling for Social and Economic Sciences, Evaluation Archimedes Prize 2001, European Commission, Brussels, 8-11 October 2001; Academic Expert Meeting, TEMPUS JEP Selection 2004, European Training Foundation, Brussels, 7-11 February 2005. Member of the scientific/organizing committee and/or as a keynote/plenary/invited speaker at many international conferences and universities and delivered more than 130 lectures at 110 Universities in 30 countries around the world. He was awarded the following awards/distinctions: Ampere Foundation Fellowship; Canon Foundation in Europe Research Fellowship; The Flinders University of South Australia Visiting Research Fellowship; The National Hellenic Research Foundation Fellowship; DOCTOR HONORIS CAUSA (Honorary Doctorate). It is to be pointed out that he is the 1st awarded Honorary Doctorate from the Univ. of Gjirokastra. Two Special Issues dedicated to him have been published: 1) Global and Stochastic Analysis 5 No.1, (2018) (www.mukpublications.com) 2) Nonlinear Dynamics and Systems Theory 19 (1-SI) (2019) (www.e-ndst.kiev.ua). Certificate of OBADA-PRIZE 2019 (on the top 10 out of 370).
Taught at the University of Crete and participated in the organization of the Departments of Mathematics and Physics during the first 3 academic years (1977-80) of their establishment. Served at the Univ.of Ioannina as a Director (5 years) of the Section of Mathematical Analysis; Deputy Chairman (2 years) and also as a Chairman (2 years) of the Dept. of Mathematics. It should be also emphasized that served as the 1st Acting Chairman of the Dept. of Informatics during the first 2 years of its operation.