Doctoral Programs Student Directory

Sara Saberi

Ph.D. student in Management Science

Center Associate at the Virtual Center for Supernetworks

Email: ssaberi@som.umass.edu                           

Office: SOM 28

Advisor: Dr. Anna Nagurney

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Education:

Ph.D., University Putra Malaysia,

Industrial Engineering, Malaysia, 2010.

MSc, Isfahan University of Technology,

Socio-Economic Systems Engineering, Iran, 2006.

BsC, Shiraz University, 

Computer Engineering, Iran, 2004.

Research/Teaching Interests:

Supply Chain Networks

Network Optimization

Internet Network Economy

Game Theory

Transportation and Logistics Networks

 




Book Chapter:

A Dynamic Network Economic Model of a Service-Oriented Internet with Price and Quality Competition (with A. Nagurney, L. Dong, and T. Wolf) (2013), invited paper for Network Models in Economics and Finance conference volume, Athens, Greece, edited by Professor Bautin, Rassias, and Pardalos, Springer, Berlin, Germany.

Journal Publications:

A Network Economic Game Theory Model of a Service-Oriented Internet with Price and Quality Competition in Both Content and Network Provision (with  A. Nagurney and T. Wolf) (2013), under review.

A Network Economic Game Theory Model of a Service-Oriented Internet with Choices and Quality Competition (with A. Nagurney, L. Dong, and T. Wolf) (2013), Netnomics, 14:1-25.

An Exploratory Study into Advanced Manufacturing Technology (AMT) Usage in Malaysian Small and Medium Sized Enterprises (SMEs) (with R.M. Yusuff) (2012), International Journal of Innovation and Technology Management (IJITM), 9(2): 1250015-1-1250015-20.

Applying Agent-Based System and Negotiation Mechanism in Improvement of Inventory Management and Customer Order Fulfilment in Multi Echelon Supply Chain (with A. Shahandeh and R. Hejazi) (2012), Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 37(3): 851-861.

Neural Network Application in Predicting Advanced Manufacturing Technology Implementation Performance (with R.M. Yusuff) (2012), Neural Computing and Applications, 21(6): 1191-1204.

Effective Factors on Advanced Manufacturing Technology Implementation Performance: A Review (with R.M. Yusuff, N. Zulkifli, and M. Ahmad) (2010), Journal of Applied Sciences, 10(13): 1229-1242.

Presentations:

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Implementation Performance: Towards a Strategic Framework (with Rosnah Mo d. Yusuff, Norzima Binti Zulkifli, and Megat Ahmad) (2011), Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, January 22-24, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Advanced Manufacturing Technology Implementation Evaluation Tool (AMTIET) (with Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff and Eliza Dianna) (2009), Proceedings of the International Conference on Software Technology and Engineering, July 24-27, Chennai, India.

Model Development to Predict the Success of Advanced Manufacturing Implementation (with Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff and Kok Poh Yee) (2008), Proceedings of the 9th Global Congress on Manufacturing and Management, November 12-14, Surfers Paradise, Australia.


Multi Agent System for Negotiation in Supply Chain Management (with Charalampos Makatsoris) (2008), Proceedings of the the 6th International Conference on Manufacturing Research, September 9-11, Brunel University, UK.


Multi Agent Based Inventory Management in Multi Echelon Supply Chain (with Ali Shahandeh Nookabadi, and Reza Hajazi) (2007), Proceedings of the 5th International Conference on Manufacturing Research, September 11-13, UK.

Honors and Awards:

Eugene M. Isenberg Scholar Award, Isenberg School of Management, Spring 2014.

Second Rank, Socio-Economic Systems Engineering, Industrial Engineering Department, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran, 2006.
Government Scholarship, Isfahan University of Technology, Iran (2004-2006).
Government Scholarship, Shiraz University, Iran (1999-2003).

Professional Activities:

Secretary, UMass Amherst Student Chapter of INFORMS, 2011-2012

The Chapter was honored by INFORMS with a Magna Cum Laude Award at the INFORMS Annual Conference in Charlotte, NC, November 13-16, 2011.

Treasurer, UMass Amherst Student Chapter of INFORMS, 2013-2014.

The Chapter was honored by INFORMS with a Magna Cum Laude Award at the INFORMS Annual Conference in Minneapolis, MN, October 6-9, 2013.

Professional Society Membership:

Alpha Pi Mu: Industrial Engineering Honor Society.

INFORMS: Institute for Operation Research and Management Sciences.

Previous Employment:

Summer 2012 - Present, Doctoral Student Center Associate, Virtual Center for Supernetworks, http://supernet.isenberg.umass.edu/
2007 - 2009, Graduate Research Fellowship, University Putra Malaysia, Malaysia