Anastassios Perakis

Associate Professor of Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, College of Engineering
(734) 764-3723

Professor Perakis’s research interests include probabilistic modeling and optimization of marine systems; probabilistic modeling of the ocean acoustic detection process; marine systems’ reliability, maintenance and replacement; bulk and liner shipping fleet deployment; optimal deterministic, time dependent and stochastic vehicle weather routing in a weighted Euclidean space; structural reliability of marine diesel engine shafting systems; artificial intelligence/expert systems applications in ship operations; port and inland waterway project planning, Economic impact analysis of proposed measures for non-indigenous species control and ballast water management, Marine Highways (Short Sea Shipping), and other marine transportation economics/management applications.