Ph.D. Student in Management Science
Center Associate at the Virtual Center for Supernetworks
Office: SOM 028
Advisor: Dr. Anna NagurneyWebpage
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.
Supply Chain Networks
Internet Network Economy
Transportation and Logistics Networks
Publications: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.
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, in press.
An exploratory study into advanced manufacturing technology (AMT) usage in Malaysian small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) (with Rosnah Mohd. 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 Ali Shahandeh and Reza Hejazi) (2012), Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering, 37(3): 851-861.
Neural network application in predicting advanced manufacturing technology implementation performance (with Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff) (2012), Neural Computing and Applications, 21(6): 1191-1204.
Effective factors on advanced manufacturing technology implementation performance: A review (with Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff, Norzima Zulkifli, and Megat Ahmad) (2010), Journal of Applied Sciences, 10(13): 1229-1242.
A comparison on the capabilities of Malaysian SMEs with different equity structure in implementing advanced manufacturing technologies (with Rosnah Mohd. Yusuff and Norzima Zulkifli) (2008), AIJSTPME, 1(1): 63-75.
Advanced manufacturing technology implementation performance: towards a strategic framework (with Rosnah Mohd. 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.
Honors and Awards: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 and Academic Memberships: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 Meeting in Charlotte, North Carolina, on November 15, 2011.
Alpha Pi Mu: Industrial Engineering Honor Society.
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