نظام الدین مهدوی امیری
رتبه علمی: استاد ممتاز

Nezam Mahdavi-Amiri

سوابق تحصیلی
دانشگاه محل تحصیل دکتری: علوم ریاضی، دانشگاه جانز هاپکینز، 1981 میلادی
دانشگاه محل تحصیل کارشناسی ارشد : علم در مهندسی، علوم ریاضی، دانشگاه جانز هاپکینز، 1978 میلادی
دانشگاه محل تحصیل کارشناسی ارشد : علوم کامپیوتر، دانشگاه ایالتی پنسیلوانیا، 1976 میلادی
دانشگاه محل تحصیل کارشناسی: علوم کامپیوتر، دانشگاه ایالتی لوییزیانا، 1973 میلادی
اطلاعات تماس

آدرس : دانشکده علوم ریاضی، دانشگاه صنعتی شریف

تلفن:
982166165607+
نمابر : 982166005117+
پست الکترونیکی : nezamm@sharif.edu

Address: Sharif University of Technology
                  Department of Mathematical Sciences
                  Azadi Avenue, Tehran, Iran

Tel:
+982166165607
Fax:
+982166005117
Email: nezamm@sharif.edu

  • Personal Data
    • Date of Birth: August 11, 1952 (MORDAD 20, 1331)
      Place of Birth: Ghaem Shahr (Shahi), Iran
      Marital Status: Married, Two Children
      Address: Sharif University of Technology
                     Department of Mathematical Sciences
                     Azadi Avenue, Tehran, Iran
  • Higher Education
    • Johns Hopkins University, Ph.D., Mathematical Sciences, 1981
      Johns Hopkins University, M.S.E., Mathematical Sciences, 1978
      Pennsylvania State University, M.S., Computer Science, 1976
      Louisiana State University, B.S., Computer Science, 1973
  • Honors
    • Phi Eta Sigma (American National Freshman Honor Society)
      Upsilon Pi Epsilon (American Computing Science Honor Society)
      Phi Kappa Phi (American National Scholastic Honor Society)
  • Experience in Higher Education
    • 2014- Present Distinguished Professor Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
      2001- 2014 Professor Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
      2003 Sabbatical Leave
      (Visiting Scholar)
      York University, North York, Ontario, Canada
      1994–2001 Associate Professor Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
      2000 (March-April) Research Leave University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
      2000 (September) Research Leave University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
      1998 (March-April) Research Leave University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy
      1997–98 Sabbatical Leave
      (Visiting Scholar)
      York University, North York, Ontario, Canada
      University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      1991–1994 Assistant Professor Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
      1990–91 Sabbatical Year North York, Ontario, Canada
      Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
      1987–88 Research Fellowship York University, North York, Ontario, Canada
      1982–1991 Assistant Professor York University, North York, Ontario, Canada
      1981–1982 Postdoctoral Fellow University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      1981 (Summer) Scientific Analyst University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
      1976–1981

      Research and Teaching Assistant

      Johns Hopkins University, Teaching Assistant Baltimore, Maryland, U.S.A.
      1973–1976 Teaching Assistant Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.
  • Institutions
    • Founding  Member (2006) Ghiyaseddin Jamshid Kashani
      Institute of Higher Education
      Member of the Board of Governors (2007-) Ghiyaseddin Jamshid Kashani
      Institute of Higher Education
  • Societies
    • Member Iranian  Fuzzy Systems Society (IFSS) (2011-).
      Member Iranian Operations Research Society (IORS) (2005-).
      Elected Member and Vice President of the Executive Council (2005-2007) , (2007-2009).
      Member Computer Society of Iran (CSI) (1993).
      Elected Member of the Executive Council (2004-2006).
      Elected Member of the Constituent Assembly.
      Member Iranian Mathematical Society (IMS).
      Elected Member of the Executive Council (2000--2003).
      Elected Reserved Member of the Executive Council (1996-1998).
      Member Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM) (1982-1988,2003).
      Member Mathematical Programming Society (MPS) (1982-1988).
  • Books
    • Editorial Advisory
      Board  Member
      Electronic  Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and Dynamic  Environments: Modeling and  Implementation, I. Mahdavi, S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011.
  • Journals
    • Special Editor

      Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society (BIMS), a special issue of BIMS to be published  in 2013 on Operations Research and Optimization

      Iranian  Journal  of Operations Research (IJOR), a special issue of IJOR to be published  in 2013 on Operations Research and Optimization

      Internal Editor Iranian  Journal  of Fuzzy  Systems  (IJFS), Volume 8, Number 4, October  2011, Special Issue:  Fuzzy  Programming (Theory, Algorithms  and Applications)
      Editor-in-Chief Iranian  Journal  of Operations Research  (IJOR), A Journal  of Iranian  Operations Research  Society (2010-)
      Style-Language Editor Bulletin  of The Iranian  Mathematical Society (2008-2013)

      Iranian  Journal  of Operations Research  (IJOR) (2009-)

      Editor-in-Chief Mathematical Thought and Culture  (in Persian), A Journal  of Iranian  Mathematical Society (1999–2002)
      Editorial
      Board Member
      International Journal  of Computational and Experimental Science and Engineering  (IJCESEN))  (2015–)
      Journal  of Mathematical Extension  (2015–)
      Communication in Combinatorics and Optimization (2015–)

      International  Federation  of  Operational  Research   Societies (IFORS)  News– Country Correspondent (2010–)
      Journal  of Production and Operations Management (University of Isfahan),  (2010–)
      Iranian  Journal  of Numerical  Analysis  and  Optimization  (formerly, Mathematical Sciences) (2007–)
      Iranian  Journal  of Operations Research  (2006-)
      Iranian   Journal   of  Mathematical  Sciences  and   Informatics (2006–)
      Sheikh Bahaei  Journal  of Computer Science and  Engineering (2005–)
      Journal   of Computer Science and  Engineering,  A Journal   of Computer Society of Iran  (1999–)
      Mathematical Thought and Culture  (in Persian), A Journal  of Iranian  Mathematical Society (1994–2004)
      Iranian  International Journal  of Science (University of Tehran), (1994–)

      Scientific Advisory
      Board Member
      International Journal  of Mathematical Modeling and Computations  (IJM2C) (2014-)
      International Journal  of Engineering  (2011-)
      Journal  of Science (in Persian), (University of Tehran), (1994–)
      Reviewer Iranian  Journal  of Fuzzy Systems  (2004–)
      Journal   of Engineering  (Ferdowsi  University  of Mashhad,   in Persian), (2000–)
      Research Journal  of University  of Isfahan,  (in Persian), (1999–)
      Journal  of Science (Ferdowsi  University  of Mashhad,  in Per- sian),  (1997–)
      Journal   of Esteghlal  (Isfahan  University  of Technology), (in Persian), (1995–)
      Scientific Journal  of Shahed  University  (in Persian), (1995–)
      Bulletin  of The Iranian  Mathematical Society (1995–) Journal  of Engineering  (1994–)
      Journal  of Sciences (1994–)
      Journal  of Science (Tarbiat Moallem University), (1993–) Iranian  Journal  of Science and Technology (Shiraz University), (1994–)
      Scientia  Iranica  (Sharif  University  of Technology),  (1993–)
      International Journal  of Engineering (Iran University of Science and Technology),  (1992–)
      ACM Computing Reviews (1985–91)
  • Organization
    • (1) Member of the Scientific Committee,  3rd International Conference on Computational and  Experimental Science and  Engineering (ICCESEN 2016), Kemer-Antalya,  Turkey,

      October19-24, 2016.

      (2) Member of the Scientific Committee  (Representative of IORS to the Conference), 9th International Conference of the  Iranian  Operations Research Society,

      Annual Conference of the Iranian Operations  Research Society, Shiraz University  of Technology, Shiraz, Iran, April 28-30, 2016.

      (3) Member of the Scientific Committee (Representative of IORS to the conference), First National Conference on Optimization and Decision Sciences, University of Mazandaran,

      Babolsar, Iran, March 9-10, 2016.

      (4) Member of the Program  Committee,  8th  Asian Conference on Intelligent Information and  Database Systems (ACIIDS 2016), Da Nang, Vietnam,  March 14-16, 2016.
      (5)

      Member of the Technical Program Committee,  The  2nd Conference on Operations Research and  Fuzziology (ORF 2016), Bangkok, Thailand, January 14-16, 2016.

      (6) International Technical Committee  Chair, 2015  International Conference on Mechanical Engineering and  Automation Science (ICMEAS 2015), Hong Kong, China, October  24-25,

       2015.

      (7) Member of the Scientific Committee,  3rd International Conference on Computational and  Experimental Science and  Engineering (ICCESEN 2015), Kemer-Antalya,  Turkey,  

      October14-19, 2015.

      (8) Member of the Scientific Committee  (Representative of IORS to the Conference), 8th International Conference of  the  Iranian   Operations Research Society,  Annual Conference

      of the Iranian  Operations  Research Society, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad,  Mashhad,  Iran, May 21-22, 2015.

      (9) Member of the Scientific Committee  (Representative of IORS to the Conference), 7th International Conference of the  Iranian  Operations Research Society, Annual Conference

      of the Iranian Operations  Research Society, University of Semnan, Semnan, Iran, May 14-15, 2014.

      (10) Member of the Scientific Committee,  Sixth International Conference of the  Iranian  Operations Research Society, Annual  Conference of the Iranian  Operations Research Society,

      Tehran,  Iran, May 8-9, 2013.

      (11) Member of the Organizing and Scientific Committees,  International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization, University of Tehran,  Tehran,  Iran, Jan- uary 19-23, 2013.
      (12) Member of the Scientific Committee,  Fifth  International Conference of the  Ira-nian  Operations Research Society, Annual  Conference of the Iranian  Operations Research Society,

      Azarbaijan  University of Tarbiat Moallem (currently,  Shahid Madani University),  Tabriz,  Iran, May 16-17, 2012.

      (13) Member of the (APORS)  Organizing Committee,  The  9th  Triennial Conference of the Association of Asia-Pacific Operational Research Societies (APORS2012), Xian, China,

      July 28-30, 2012.

      (14) Member of the Organizing and Scientific Committees, Fourth International Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society, Annual Conference of the Iranian Operations

      Research Society, to be held in Guilan University, Rasht, May 18-19, 2011.

      (15) Member of the Organizing and Scientific Committees, International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization, IPM, Institute for Research in Fundamental Sciences,

      Tehran, Iran, Jan. 26-28, 2011.

      (16) Member of the Scientific Committee, Third International Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society, Annual Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society,

      Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 5-6, 2010.

      (17) Member of the Scientific Committee, 4th Iranian Conference on Applied Mathematics, University of Sistan and Baluchestan, Zahedan, Iran, March 10-12, 2010.
      (18) Member of the Scientific Committee, 40th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Annual Conference of the Iranian Mathematical Society, Sharif University of Technology,

      Tehran, Iran, Aug. 17-20, 2009.

      (19) Member of the Organizing and Scientific Committees, Second International Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society, Annual Conference of the Iranian Operations

      Research Society, Mazandaran University, Babolsar, Iran, May 20- 22, 2009.

      (20) Chairman of the Executive Council, and Member of the Scientific Committee, First International Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society,

      Annual Conference of the Iranian Operations Research Society, Kish University branch of Sharif University of Technology, Kish Island, Iran, Jan. 28-30, 2008.

      (21) Member of the Organizing and Scientific Committee, International Conference on Nonlinear Analysis and Optimization, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, April 25-27, 2007.
      (22) Program Committee Member, 11th Annual International Conference of Computer Society of Iran (CSICC’ 2006), School of Computer Science, Institute for Theoretical Physics

      and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, 24-26 January 2006.

      (23) Track Chairman of Scientific Computing with Applications and Program Vice-Chair, 11th Annual International Conference of Computer Society of Iran (CSICC’ 2006),

      School of Computer Science, Institute for Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), Tehran, Iran, 24-26 January 2006.

      (24) Member of the Review Committee, The Second International Conference on Information and Knowledge Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran Iran,

      May 24-26, 2005.

      (25) Member of the Review Committee, Third Iranian Society of Cryptology Conference (ISCC 2005), Isfahan, Iran, September 6-7, 2005.
      (26) Chairman of the Executive and Scientific Committees, University Mathematics Olympiad Competitions, Final Competitions, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, July 19-22,

      2004 and July 11-14, 2005.

      (27) Chairman of the Executive and Scientific Committees, University Mathematics Olympiad Competitions, Semi-final Competitions, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran,

      April 29-30, 2004 and April 28-29, 2005.

      (28) Chairman of the Executive Committee, 28th University Mathematics National Competitions, sponsored by Iranian Mathematical Society, Sharif University of Technology,

      Tehran, Iran, May 11-14, 2004.

      (29) Chairman of the Executive and Scientific Committees, Ph.D. Entrance Examinations, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology,

      Babol, Iran, March 10-12, 2004 and March 12-14, 2005.

      (30) Member of Scientific Committee, Ph.D. Entrance Examinations, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 1994-Present.

      (Chairman of the Executive Committee, 1994-96, 1998-2000, 2004-2006.)

      (31) Chairman of Scientific Committee, Master’s Entrance Examinations for Computer Science and Mathematics, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology,

      Educational Testing Center, 2004-Present.

      (32) Chairman of Scientific Committee, Master’s Entrance Examinations for Computer Science, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Educational Testing Center, 1994-2004.
      (33) Chairman of the Scientific Committee, Master’s Entrance Examinations for Applied Mathematics, Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Educational Testing Center,

      1994-2004.

      (34) Member of the Review Committee, Third Iranian Society of Cryptology Conference (ISCC 2005), Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, 6-7 September 2005.
      (35) Member of the Review Committee, The Second International Conference on Information and Knowledge Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran,

      May 24-26, 2005.

      (36) Member of the Scientific Committee, 10th Annual Conference of Computer Society of Iran (CSICC 2005), Iran Telecom Research Center, Tehran, Iran, 15-17 February 2005.
      (37) Member of the Scientific Committee, 9th Annual Conference of Computer Society of Iran (CSICC 2004), Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 17-19, 2004.
      (38) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Eighth Annual CSI Computer Conference (CSICC 2003), Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, Feb. 25-27, 2003.
      (39) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Second Conference on Machine Vision, Image Processing and Applications (MVIP 2003), Khaje Nassiroddin Tousi University,

      Tehran, Iran, Feb. 2003.

      (40) Member of the Review Committee, The International Symposium on Telecommunications (IST 2003), Iran Telecommunications Research Center, Isfahan, Iran, August 16-18, 2003.
      (41) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Seventh Annual CSI Computer Society of Iran Conference (CSICC 2002), Iran Telecom Research Center, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 26-28, 2002.
      (42) Member of the Scientific Committee, 32nd Iranian Mathematics Conference, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, 27-30 August 2001.
      (43) Advisory Committee Member, The First Iranian Conference on Machine Vision and Image Processing, University of Birjand, Birjand, Iran, 7-9 March 2001.
      (44) Advisory Committee Member, The Sixth Annual CSI Computer Society of Iran Conference (CSICC 2001), University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, Feb. 21-23, 2001.
      (45) Member of the Scientific Committee, The First International Seminar on Graphs, Combinatorics, Computational Algorithms and Applications, Amir Kabir Polytechnic University,

      Tehran, Iran, Feb. 1-2, 2001.

      (46) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Third Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Sistan and Baluchestan University, Zahedan, Iran, Nov. 16-17, 2000.
      (47) Advisory Committee Member, 2nd International Conference on Applied Mathematics, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 25-27, 2000.
      (48) Member of the Academic Committee, International Congress on Ghiyath Al-Din Jamshid Kashani (ICGK 2000), Kashan University, Kashan, Iran, Fall 2000.
      (49) Advisory Committee Member, 31st Iranian Mathematics Conference, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, 27-30 August 2000.
      (50) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Fifth Annual International CSI Computer Society of Iran Conference (CSICC 2000), Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran,

      March 9-11, 2000.

      (51) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Fourth Annual International CSI Computer Society of Iran Conference (CSICC 98), Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran,

      Jan. 26–28, 1999.

      (52) Member of the Scientific Committee, Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27–28, 1999.
      (53) Member of the Review Committee, The Fifth Conference on Electrical Engineering in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 12–15, 1997.
      (54) Member of the Review Committee, The Fourth International Conference on Civil Engineering in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 4–6, 1997.
      (55) Member of the Scientific Committee, The Second Computer Science Conference in Iran, Sponsored by the Computer Society of Iran, Amirkabir Polytechnic University , Tehran, Iran,

      Dec. 25–28, 1996.

      (56) Member of the Scientific Committee, The First Computer Science Conference in Iran, Sponsored by the Computer Society of Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Dec. 25–28, 1995.
      (57) Geometric Design Workshop, Organizer, The First Seminar on Numerical Analysis in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (58) Member of the Organizing Committee, and Scientific Committee Chairman, The First Seminar on Numerical Analysis in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran,

      Nov. 4–5, 1995.

      (59) Member of the Organizing Committee, 25th Annual Iranian Mathematical Society Conference, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, March 28–31, 1994.
      (60) Numerical Analysis Workshop Organizer, 25th Annual Iranian Mathematical Society Conference, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, March 28–31, 1994.
      (61) Morning Session Organizer and Chairman, Numerical Analysis Day, York University, North York, Ontario, April 14, 1986.
      (62) Nonlinear Modeling Session Chairman, Computation and Modeling Track, 12th International Symposium on Mathematical Programming,

      Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, August 5–9, 1985.

(1) Iran  National  Science Foundation, “Evaluating reliability  of stochastic  network  flows using minimal cuts and paths”,  2015-2016 (Amount:  120,000,000 R.).
(2) Iran National  Science Foundation, “Design, development,  analysis and implementation of efficient algorithms  for constrained  nonlinear least squares problems”,  2012-2013 (Amount:  90,000,000 R.).
(3) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2015-2016 (Amount:  368,400,000 R.).
(4) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2014-2015 (Amount:  276,000,000 R.).
(5) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2013-2014 (Amount:  197,700,000 R.).
(6) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2012-2013 (Amount:  105,200,000 R.).
(7) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2011-2012 (Amount:  190,000,000 R.).
(8) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2010-2011 (Amount:  168,000,000 R.).
(9) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2009-2010 (Amount:  131,000,000 R.).
(10) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2008-2009 (Amount:  118,000,000 R.).
(11) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing”, 2007-2008 (Amount:  106,000,000 R.).
(12) Sharif University of Technology, “Scientific Computing and Optimization”, 2006-2007 (Amount:  82,200,000 R.).
(13) Institute for Studies in Theoretical Physics and Mathematics (IPM), “Duality in Fuzzy Number Linear Programming”, 2005-2007 (Amount:  55,000,000 R.).
(14) Sharif University of Technology, “Extended ABS Class of Methods for Solving General and Diophantine Linear Systems,” 2004-2006 (Amount:  68,500,000 R.).
(15) Iranian Mathematical Society, National Commission for Advancement of Mathematics, (with 16 others), 2002-2004 (Amount:  500,000,000 R.).
(16) Sharif University of Technology, “Application of ABS Methods for Solving optimization Problems”, 2002-2003 (Amount:  54,000,000 R.).
(17) Ministry of Science, Research and Technology, Center of Excellence in Mathematics, Director, (with 9 others), Sharif University of Technology, 2000-2005  (Amount: 2,250,000,000 R.).
(18) Sharif University of Technology, “Optimization Algorithms Based on ABS Methods”, 2000-2002 (Amount:  72,900,000 R.).
(19) Sharif University of Technology, “Mathematical Models for Compact Digital Image Representations”, 1998–2000 (Amount:  13,900,000 R.).
(20) Sharif University of Technology, “Design and Analysis of New Algorithms in Optimization”, 1998–2000 (Amount:  17,600,000 R.).
(21) Sharif University of Technology, “Iterative Methods for Solving Linear Equations”, 1995–97 (Amount:  10,000,000 R.).
(22) Sharif University of Technology, “Recognition of Persian and Arabic Writings”, 1995– 97 (Amount:  10,000,000 R).
(23) Center for Theoretical Physics and Mathematics, Ministry of Culture and Higher Education, “Optimization Methods and Applications”, 1995–96 (Amount:  10,000,000 R.).
(24) Sharif University of Technology, “Optimization in Electrical Tomography”, 1993–95 (Amount:  year 1: 2,950,800 R., year 2: 3,500,000 R.).
(25) Sharif University of Technology, “B-spline Models for Curves and Surfaces”, 1993–95 (Amount:  7,000,000 R.).
(26) Sharif University of Technology, “Mathematical Software for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems”, 1991–95 (Amount:   year 1:  1,900,000 R.;  year 2:  2,950,000 R.; year 3: 3,500,000 R.).
(27) Sharif University of Technology, “Periodic Solutions of Certain Three Dimensional Autonomous Systems”, (with B. Mehri), 1992–93 (Amount:  3,797,000 R.)
(28) President’s NSERC Award, “Computational Nonlinear Least Squares for Surface-Fitting from Sampled Data”, York University, 1989–1990 (Amount-  $ 2000.00).
(29) Ad Hoc Research Grant, York University, 1988 (Amount:  $ 800.00).
(30) Research Development Fellowship, York University, 1987–1988 (Amount- Full Teaching Release Time).
(31) Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada, “Research VAX”, Grant No. A0382, with 3 others, York University, 1987–1988 (Amount:  $ 15,000.00).
(32) Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada, “Nonlinear Optimization Software Design, Implementation, Testing and Comparison”, Grant No. A2472, York University, 1986–1987 (Amount:  $ 10,512.00).
(33) Faculty of Arts Excellence Fund, “Research Equipment”, with 8 others, York University, 1986 (Amount:  $ 48,000.00).
(34) Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada, “Memory and Peripherals for VAX 11/750 Equipment”, Grant No. E1349, with 6 others, York University, 1985–1986 (Amount:  $ 58,105.00).
(35) Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada, “Nonlinear Optimization Software Design, Implementation, Testing and Comparison”, Grant No. A2472, York University, 1984–1985 (Amount:  $ 11,002.00).
(36) Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) of Canada, “Nonlinear Optimization Software Design, Implementation, Testing and Comparison”, Grant No. A2472, York University, 1983–1984 (Amount:  $ 8,480.00).
(37) Ad Hoc Research Grant, York University, 1982 (Amount:  $ 500.00)
(38) Postdoctoral Fellowship, University of Waterloo, 1981–1982.
(39) Tuition Fellowship, Johns Hopkins University, 1976–1981.
(40) Tuition Grant, Pennsylvania State University, 1973–1976
(41) President’s Scholarship, Louisiana State University, 1972–1973.
2014 From  President  of Sharif  University  of Technology  for being Selected as Distinguished  University Professor.
2012 From  President  of Sharif  University  of Technology  for being Selected  by the  Research  Council  as a Distinguished  Researcher  of the University.
2011 From Vice Minister of Science, Research and Technology, and Head of the  National Organization  for Educational  Testing,  for serving as the  Director  of the  Center  for National  University  Olympiads during the years 2007-2011, and chairing the committee  for the International University  Mathematics Olympiad  during  the  years 2004-2011.
2011 From Minister of Education  for continuing  contribution to the Iranian Informatics  Olympiad Teams for several years.
2010 From  President  of Sharif  University  of Technology  for being Selected  by the  Research  Council  as a Distinguished  Researcher  of the University.
2008 From Governor of Province of Mazandararn, for Being Selected as Distinguished Citizen of Mazandaran.
2008 From President of Sharif University of Technology, for Being Selected by the Research Council as a Distinguished Researcher of the University, Awarded a Complementary Rank Promotion.
2006 From Promotions Committee of Sharif University of Technology, Complementary Rank Promotion
1996 From Minister of Education for Teaching the Iranian Informatics Olympiad Teams for Several Years, Being Member of the National Informatics Olympiad Committee for Several Years, and Co-leading the Iranian Informatics Olympiad Team into the International Competitions in Hungary.
1994 , 1995 From Vice Minister of Education for Teaching the Iranian Informatics Olympiad Teams for Several Years
and Co-leading them into the International Competitions in Holland (1995) and Sewden.
1994 , 1995 From Chairman of the Informatics Society of Iran for Co-leading the Iranian Informatics Olympiad
Teams into the International Competitions in Holland (1995) and Sweden.
1994 From President of Sharif University of Technology for Co-leading the Iranian Informatics Olympiad Team
into the International Competitions in Sweden.
  • Theses
    • (1) Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares and Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems: Algorithmic Approach, Ph.D. Dissertation (Advisor: Richard H. Bartels),

      Department of Mathematical Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, October 1981.

      (2) Rosenbrock's Method for Unconstrained Nonlinear Minimization and its Modification for General Goal Programming (Design and Implementation), Master's Paper (Advisor: Webb Miller), Computer Science Department, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, August 1976.
  • Ph.D. Theses Supervised
    • (20) New EIV   models for  solving positive  definite and  positive  semi-definite  linear  systems with  application to computing positive definite solutions of nonlinear matrix equations, Ph.D.  Dissertation  by Negin Bagherpour  (in Persian), 91 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, September  2015.
      (19) Interval type-2 fuzzy  sets  with  application to decision making, (Joint Advisor:  Iraj  Mahdavi),  Ph.D.  Dissertation  by Armaghan  Heidarzade  (in Persian),  130 Pages,  Department  of Industrial Engineering,  Mazandaran  University  of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, fall 2015.
      (18) Mathematical programming model for location-allocation-routing prob- lem  in transportation network with  population-dependent deterministic or probabilistic travel times, (Joint Advisor:  Iraj  Mahdavi),  Ph.D.  Dissertation  by Saber Shiripour (in Persian),  213 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran  University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, summer 2015.
      (17) A multi-objective optimization model for web-based convergent product networks using  the  Steiner tree,  (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi), Ph.D. Dissertation by Reza Hassanzadeh  (in Persian),  157 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran  University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, summer 2014.
      (16) Evaluating reliability of  a  stochastic-flow  network in  terms of  all  upper  and  lower  boundary points, Ph.D.  Dissertation  by Majid Forghan-elahabad (in  Persian),  106 Pages,  Department  of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University  of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, April 2014.
      (15) Superlinear exact penalty algorithms with  structured projected Hessian updates in  Broyden’s family  for  constrained nonlinear least  squares, Ph.D. Dissertation  by Narges Bidabadi,  87 Pages (in Persian),  Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, June  2012.
      (14) Superlinearly convergent exact penalty projected structured schemes for constrained nonlinear least  squares, Ph.D.  Dissertation by Mohammed  Reza Ansari (in Persian),  112 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif Univer- sity of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, April 2012.
      (13) Extended rank  reduction formula and  its  application to  real  and  integer  matrix factorizations, Ph.D.  Dissertation  by E. Golpar-Raboky  (in Persian), 130 Pages, Department of

      Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, October  2011.

      (12) Design and  analysis of filter  trust-region algorithms for  unconstrained and  bound  constrained optimization, Ph.D.  Dissertation  by M. Fatemi  (in Persian), 94 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, September  2011.
      (11) Shortest path  problem in networks with  mixed fuzzy  arcs, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi)  Ph.D.  Dissertation  by Ali Tajdin  (in Persian),  119 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering,  Mazandaran  University  of Science and  Technology,  Babol, Iran, Spring 2010.
      (10) New conjugate gradient methods for unconstrained optimization, Ph.D. Dissertation  by S. Babaie-Kafaki (in Persian),  101 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran,  Iran, Summer 2010.
      (9) Modeling and Effective Algorithms for Fuzzy Linear Systems of Equations and a Class of Fuzzy Location Problems, Ph.D. Dissertation by R. Ghanbari (in Persian), 93 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, January 2010.
      (8) Practical ABS Methods for Linear Diophantine Systems and Sparse Null Space Basis, Ph.D. Dissertation by S.M. Khorramizadeh (in Persian), 110 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, January 2010.
      (7) Minimization of Nonconvex Locally Lipschitz Functions Using Mollifier Subdifferentials and Uniform Approximations of Generalized Second Order Derivatives, Ph.D. Dissertation by R. Yousefpour (in Persian), 80 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, July 2009.
      (6) Duality on Fuzzy Linear Programming Problems by Use of Ranking Functions, Ph.D. Dissertation by S.H. Nasseri (in Persian), 105 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, November 2007.
      (5) Two New Proximity Functions for Feasible Interior Point Methods and a Show of an Ill-behaved Central Path, Ph.D. Dissertation by M.R. Peyghami (in Persian), 116 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, September 2005.
      (4) An Efficient Algorithm for Solving Real or Diphantine Linear Systems after a Rank One Perturbation and Two Efficient Algorithms for Solving Linear Systems by Use of Rank Two Updates, Ph.D. Dissertation by K. Amini, (in Persian), 112 pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 2004.
      (3) Solving Diophantine Systems, Real and Integer Inequalities, Linear and Integer Programs on Cones Based on ABS Class of Algorithms, Ph.D. Dissertation by H. Esmaeili, (in Persian), 87 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, October 2000.
      (2) A Proof for Broyden's Algorithms Belonging to ABS Class of Algorithms and Presentation of Effective New ABS-type Methods for Solving Linear Systems, Ph.D. Dissertation by M. Adib (in Persian), 101 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, September 2000.
      (1) Multiresolution in Computer Graphics, Ph.D. Dissertation by F.F. Samavati (in Persian), 150 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 1999. (Selected as the Best Ph.D. Thesis in Basic Sciences in Iran by The First Kharazmi International Competitions, November 1999.)
  • Master’s Theses
    • Over 180 Master’s Theses in Applied Mathematics, Computer Science and Industrial Engineering have been supervised.
  • Refereed Journal Publications
    • (159) N. Gholamian,  I. Mahdavi,  R.  Tavakkoli-Moghaddam and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A comprehensive fuzzy multi-objective  multi-product multi-site  aggregate  production planning  decisions in a supply chain under  uncertainty,  Applied Soft  Computing, to appear,  15 pages.
      (158) M. Nejati, I. Mahdavi,  R. Hassanzadeh  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Lot streaming  in a two-stage assembly hybrid flowshop scheduling problem with a work shift constraint, Journal of Industrial and  Production Engineering, to appear,  17 pages.
      (157) N. Bagherpour  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new error in variables model for solving positive definite linear system using orthogonal matrix decompositions, Numerical Algorithms, to appear,  31 pages.
      (156) S. Shiripour,  I. Mahdavi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A nonlinear  model for a capacitated stochastic transportation network using multiple linear regression, International Journal of Management Science and  Engineering Management, to appear,  14 pages.
      (155)

      S. Shiripour, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and I. Mahdavi, Optimal location multi-allocation routing in capacitated transportation networks under population dependent travel times, International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, to appear,  22 pages.

      (154) M. Forghani-elahabad and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new algorithm for generating  all minimal vectors for the qSMPs reliability  problem with time and budget  constraints, IEEE  Transactions on Reliability, to appear,  55 pages.
      (153) A. Heidarzade, I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amir, iSupplier selection using a clustering method based on a new distance for interval type-2 fuzzy sets: a case study, Applied Soft  Computing, to appear,  35 pages.
      (152) M. Forghani-elahabad and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An improved  algorithm  for finding all upper boundary  points in a stochastic-flow network, Applied Mathematical Modelling, to appear,  21 pages.
      (151) B. Kheirfam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An improved infeasible interior-point method for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society, to appear,  13 pages.
      (150) M.Alizadeh, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and S. Shiripour, Modeling and Solving a Capacitated  Stochastic  Location-Allocation  Problem Using Sub-Sources, Soft  Computing, to appear,  26 pages.
      (149) I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  F. Naderi and M. M. Paydar, Cell formation configuration using interval type-2 fuzzy interactional interests  among workers, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR), to appear,  15 pages.
      (148) A. Heidarzade,  I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Multiple attribute group decision making method  using a new similarity  measure in interval  type-2 fuzzy sets:  A case study, International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research, to appear,  28 pages.
      (147) S. Rajaei, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and S. Shiripour, A mixed-integer nonlinear programming  model for the  rectilinear  distance  single facility  location  problem  in  the presence of two probabilistic  line barriers,  Journal of Optimization in Industrial Engineering, to appear,  13 pages.
      (146) H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A heuristic  algorithm  to approximate  dynamic program of a novel new product  development process, Journal of King  Saud  University - Engineering Sciences 28 (2016) 84-91.
      (145) M. Forghani-elahabad and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An efficient algorithm for the multi-state  two  separate  minimal paths  reliability  problem with budget  constraint, Reliability Engineering and  System Safety 142 (2015) 472-481.
      (144) P. Abbasian,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and H. Fazlollahtabar, Modeling and optimizing of a non-constrained multi-objective  problem  having  multiple  utility  functions  using the Bayesian theory, Journal of Information Sciences and Computing Technologies 4(3) (2015) 332-342.
      (143) S. Shiripoura,  N. Mahdavi-Amirib  and I. Mahdavi,  A nonlinear  model for a capacitated random  transportation network,  Journal of Industrial and  Production Engineering, 32(8) (2015) 500-515.
      (142) M. Alizadeh,  I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  S. Shiripour,  A capacitated location-allocation problem with stochastic demands using sub-sources: An empirical study,  Applied Soft  Computing 34 (2015) 551-571.
      (141)

      N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and E. Golpar-Raboky,  Real and integer Wedderburn  rank reduction formulas for matrix decompositions, Optimization Methods and Software 30(4) (2015) 864-879.

      (140) H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and A. Muhammadzadeh, A genetic optimization  algorithm  for nonlinear stochastic  programs in an automated manufacturing system, Journal of Intelligent and  Fuzzy Systems 28 (2015) 1461-1475.
      (139) R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A heuristic zero/one programming  for a bi-objective web-based convergent  product  networks,  International Journal of Advanced Operations Management (IJAOM) 7(1) (2015) 63-84.
      (138) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  E. Golpar-Raboky,  Real and  integer  extended  rank  reduction  formulas and  matrix  decompositions:  A review, Springer book  series  134 (2015) 237-252.
      (137) R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An epsilon-constraint multi-objective optimization model for web-based convergent product  networks using the Steiner tree, Scientia Iranica  22(3) (2015) 1155-1170.
      (136) S. Shiripour, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and I. Mahdavi, A nonlinear model for location- allocation-routing  problem in transportation network with intelligent travel times, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR) 32(8) (2015) 1-27.
      (135) S. Shiripour,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  I. Mahdavi,  Planning  a capacitated road network  with flexible travel  times:  A genetic algorithm,  Journal of Mathematical Modelling and  Algorithms in Operations Research 14(4) (2015) 425-451.
      (134) A. Heidarzade,  I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Multiple attribute group decision making in interval  type-2 fuzzy environment using a new distance  formulation, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR) 24(1) (2015) 17-37.
      (133) B. Kheirfam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An infeasible interior-point algorithm  based on modified Nesterov and Todd directions for symmetric linear complementarity problem, Optimization 64(7) (2015) 1577-1591.
      (132) R. Ghanbari  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Fuzzy  LR linear  systems:  quadratic  and least squares models to characterize  exact solutions and an algorithm to compute approximate  solutions, Soft  Computing 19 (2015) 205-216.
      (131) M. R. Ansari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A robust  combined trust  region-line search exact penalty projected structured scheme for constrained nonlinear least squares, Optimization Methods and  Software 30(1) (2015) 162-190.
      (130) E. Golpar-Raboky  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new interpretation of the  integer and real WZ factorization  using block scaled ABS algorithms,  Statistics, Optimization and  Information Computing 2 (2014) 243-256.
      (129) R. Ezzati,  S. Khezerloo, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and Z. Valizadeh,  Approximate  non- negative symmetric  solution of fully fuzzy systems using medium interval  defuzzification, Fuzzy Information and  Engineering 6 (2014) 331-358.
      (128) A. Heidarzade,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  I. Mahdavi,  A new distance  for Interval type-2 fuzzy sets with applications  to clustering, International Journal of Computational Intelligence and  Applications 13(4) (2014) 1-15.
      (127) N. Mahdavi-Amiri, B. Mordukhovich and M. Soleimani-damaneh, Special Issue: International Conference on Operations  Research  and Optimization (ORO2011),  International Journal of  Information Technology and  Decision  Making 13(4) (2014) 1-2.
      (126) R.  Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Ant colony optimization for multi-objective  digital convergent product  network, Journal of Optimization in Industrial Engineering 16 (2014) 1-19.
      (125) M. Forghani-elahabad and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new efficient approach  to search for all multi-state minimal  cuts,  IEEE  Transactions on  Reliability 63(1) (2014) 154-166.
      (124) N. Bidabadi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Superlinearly  Convergent  Exact  Penalty Methods  with Projected  Structured Secant Updates  for Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares, Journal of Optimization Theory and  Applications 162(1) (2014) 154-190.
      (123) Y. Maali and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A triangular type-2 multi-objective  linear programming model and a solution strategy,  Information Sciences 279 (2014) 816-826.
      (122) M. Farhanchi, R. Hassenzadeh,  I. Mahdavi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A modified ant colony system for finding the expected shortest  path  in networks with variable arc lengths and probabilistic  nodes, Applied Soft  Computing 21 (2014) 491-500.
      (121) M. Forghani-elahabad and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  On search for all d-MCs in a network flow, Iranian  Journal of Operations Research 4(2) (2014) 108-126.
      (120) R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi,  H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A web-based multi-optimization approach  for convergent product  networks using the Steiner tree, International Journal of Advanced Operations Management – IJAOM 17(2) (2014) 142-167.
      (119) B. Kheirfam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Full Nesterov-Todd  step infeasible interior-point algorithm  for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Bulletin of the Iranian  Mathematical Society 40(3) (2014) 541-564.
      (118) M. Nejati,  I. Mahdavi,  R. Hassanzadeh,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. S. Mojarad, Multi-job lot streaming to minimize the weighted completion time in a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem with work shift constraint, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 70(1) (2014) 50-514.
      (117) I. Mahdavi,  H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  M. Arab  Maghsoudi and  M. H. Yahyanezhad,  A virtual  intelligent creativity  matrix  for employees clustered  interactivity network with knowledge development program, International Journal of Knowledge-Based Organization (IJKBO) 4(1) (2014) 65-79.
      (116) R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdav and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A web-based multi-optimization approach for convergent product networks using the Steiner tree, International Journal  of Services and  Operations Management 17(2) (2014) 142-167.
      (115) K. Nazari, A. Karami, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and F. Pourali, Microarray data analysis for detection and classification of viral infection, Journal of Applied Biotechnology Reports 1(1) (2014) 23-27.
      (114) M. Fatemi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A projected  gradient filter trust-region  algorithm  for bound  constrained  optimization, Pacific Journal of Optimization  10(1) (2014) 229-242.
      (113) E. Golpar-Raboky  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  WZ factorization  via Abaffy-Broyden-Spedicato algorithms,  Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 40(2) (2014) 401-413.
      (112) B. Kheirfam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new interior-point algorithm based on modified Nesterov-Todd  direction  for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Optimization Letters 8(3) (2014) 1017-1029.
      (111) S. Hesabi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A modified patch propagation-based image inpainting  using patch  sparsity,  Iranian  Journal of  Science and  Technology 37 (2013) 121-132.
      (110) R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A web-based methodology for convergent product  fuzzy networks using the Steiner tree, Journal of Industrial and  Production Engineering 30(7) (2013) 415-432.
      (109) B. Kheirfam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  New complexity analysis of a full Nesterov-Todd step infeasible interior-point algorithm for symmetric optimization, KYBERNETIKA 49(6) (2013) 883-896.
      (108) M. Forghani-elahabad and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Finding  all the  upper  boundary points  of a stochastic-flow network  with  budget  constraints, The  CSI  Journal on Computer Science and  Engineering (JCSE) 8(2) (2013) 42-50.
      (107) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and E. Golpar-Raboky,  Extended rank reduction formulas containing Wedderburn  and Abaffy-Broyden-Spedicato  rank reducing processes, Linear Algebra and  its  applications 439(11) (2013) 3318-3331.
      (106) E. Golpar-Raboky  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Extended  integer rank reduction  formulas  and  Smith  normal  form,  Linear   and  Multilinear  Algebra 61(12)  (2013) 1641-1659.
      (105) H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Design of a neuro-fuzzy-regression expert  system  to estimate  cost in a flexible jobshop automated manufacturing system, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 67 (2013) 1809- 1823.
      (104) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and M. R. Ansari, Superlinearly convergent exact penalty projected structured Hessian updating  schemes for constrained  nonlinear least  squares: global analysis, Optimization 62(6) (2013) 675-691.
      (103) N. Bidabadi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A two-step  superlinearly  convergent  projected  structured BFGS  method  for constrained  nonlinear  least  squares,  Optimization  62(6) (2013) 797-815.
      (102) N.  Mahdavi-Amiri  and  N.  Bidabadi  ,  Superlinear  projected  structured  exact penalty  secant methods  for constrained  nonlinear least squares, International Journal  of Operational Research Nepal (IJORN) 2 (2013) 1-17.
      (101) S. Babaie-Kafaki and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Two modified hybrid conjugate gradient methods based on a hybrid secant equation,  Mathematical Mdelling and Analysis 18(1) (2013) 33-52.
      (100) V. Zarei, I. Mahdavi, R. Tavakkoli-Moghaddam and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A multi-level capacity approach  to the hub and spoke network, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and  Production Research 24(1) (2013) 1-15.
      (99) A. Aalaei, H. Fazlollahtabarb, I. Mahdavi , N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. H. Yahyanejad, A genetic algorithm  for a creativity  matrix  cubic space clustering:  A case study in Mazandaran  Gas Company,  Appied Soft  Computing 13(4) (2013) 1661-1673.
      (98) H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Producer’s behavior analysis in an uncertain bi-criteria  AGV-based flexible jobshop manufacturing system with expert system, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 65 (2013) 1605- 1618.
      (97) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and N. Bidabadi,  Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares:  A Superlinearly Convergent Projected  Structured Secant Method, International Journal of Electrical and  Computer Systems (IJECS) 1(1) (2013) 1-8.
      (96) M. Khorramizadeh and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An efficient algorithm  for sparse null space basis problem using ABS methods,  Numerical Algorithms 62(3) (2013) 469- 485.
      (95) H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An optimal  path  in a bi-criteria  AGV-based flexible jobshop manufacturing system having uncertain  parameters, Int.  J. Industrial and  Systems Engineering 13(1) (2013) 27-55.
      (94) R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and A. Tajdin, A genetic algorithm for solving fuzzy shortest  path  problems with mixed fuzzy arc lengths, Mathematical and  Computer Modelling 57(1-2) (2013) 84-99.
      (93) M. Fatemi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A non-monotone trust  region algorithm for unconstrained optimization  with dynamic reference iteration  updates  using filter, Optimization 61(6) (2012) 733-763.
      (92) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. R. Ansari, Superlinearly Convergent Exact Penalty  Projected Structured Hessian Updating Schemes For Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares: Asymptotic  Analysis, Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 38(3) (2012) 767-786.
      (91) S.A. Hadighi, I. Mahdavi, S. Sahebjamnia  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A new approach in strategy  formulation  using clustering  algorithm:  an instance  in a service company, International  Journal of  Industrial Engineering and  Production Research 23(2) (2012) 125-142.
      (90) H.  Farkhondeh, R.  Hassanzadeh,  I.  Mahdavi  and  N.  Mahdavi-Amiri,   A DEA approach  for comparing  solution  efficiency in  U-line  balancing  problem  using  goal programming,  International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 61(9-12) (2012) 1161-1172.
      (89) R. Ezzati,  S. Khezerloo, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  And Z. Valizadeh,  New Models and Algorithms for Solutions of Single-Signed Fully Fuzzy LR Linear Systems, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 9(3) (2012) 1-26.
      (88) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and R. Yousefpour, An Effective Nonsmooth Optimization Algorithm for Locally Lipschitz Functions,  Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 155 (2012) 180-195.
      (87) A. Mohajeri,  I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  R. Tafazzoli,  Optimization of tree structured gas distribution network  using ant colony optimization:   a case study, IJE  Transactions A: Basics 25(2) (2012) 141-158.
      (86) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. R. Ansari, A Superlinearly Convergent Penalty  Method with Nonsmooth Line Search for Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares, Special Issue of SQU  Journal for Science 17(1) (2012) 103-124.
      (85) S. Babaie-Kafaki,  R. Ghanbari  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An Efficient  and  Practically Robust Hybrid Metaheuristic  Algorithm for Solving Fuzzy Bus Terminal Location Problems,  Asia Pacific Journal of Operational Research 29(2) (2012) 1-25.
      (84) M. Fatemi  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Filter  Trust-Region  Algorithm  for Unconstrained  Optimization with Strong  Global Convergence Properties,  Computational Optimization and  Applications 52(1) (2012) 239-266.
      (83) M. Soolaki, I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  R. Hasanzadeh  and  A. Aghajani,  A new linear programming  approach  and genetic algorithm  for solving airline boarding problem, Applied Mathematical Modelling 36(9) (2012) 4060-4072.
      (82) S. Noori Darvish,  I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Bi-Objective Possibilistic Programming  Model for Open  Shop Scheduling Problems  with  Sequence-Dependent Setup  Times,  Fuzzy Processing  Times,  and  Fuzzy Due Dates,  Applied Soft  Computing Journal 12(4) (2012) 1399-1416.
      (81) F. Taghipourian, I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and A. Makui, A fuzzy programming approach for dynamic virtual hub location problem, Applied Mathematical Modelling 36(7) (2012) 3257-3270.
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      H. Fazlollahtabar, R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Genetic Optimization Algorithm  and Perceptron Learning Rules for a Bi-criteria  Parallel  Machine Scheduling , Journal of  the  Chinese Institute  of  Industrial Engineers, 29(3) (2012) 206-218.

      (79) H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  A. Mohajeri,  A Mathematical  Model for Vehicle Routing  in a Flexible Supply Network, Asian Journal of Industrial Engineering 4(1) (2012) 17-29.
      (78) A. Mohajeri, I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Optimal  pipe diameter  sizing in a tree-structured gas network:  a case study,  International Journal of  Industrial and  Systems Engineering 12(3) (2012) 346-368.
      (77) E. Golpar-Raboky  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Diophantine  Quadratic Equation  and Smith Normal Form Using Scaled Extended Integer Abaffy-Broyden-Spedicato Algorithms,  Journal of Optimization Theory and  Applications 152(1) (2012) 75-96.
      (76) S. Shiripour, I. Mahdavi and M. Amiri-Aref, M. Mohammadnia-Otaghsara and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Multi-Facility  Location Problems  in Presence  of a Probabilistic  Line Barrier:  A Mixed Integer Quadratic Programming  Model, International Journal of Production Research 50(15) (2012) 3988-4008.
      (75) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Iranian  Operations  Research  Society (IORS),  Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and  Management Science, 2011. (DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms1026.)
      (74) H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Assessing the Effectiveness of E-learning  via User Profile Analysis:  An AHP-based Dynamic Programming  Approach, MIS  Review 17(1) (2011) 39-61.
      (73) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, M. Arabmaghsudi  and M. H. Yahyanejad,  A Comprehensive Value Engineering Approach for Gas Pipeline Projects Using Mathematical Models and FAST: A Case Study  of Mazandaran  Gas Company, International Journal of Business and  Information 1(2) (2011) 182-204.
      (72) H. Fazlollahtabar, H. Hajmohammadi, I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and A. Mo- hajeri,  Fuzzy  Electronic  Supply  Chain  System:   Customer  Satisfaction  and  Logistic Aspects, Chapter  8 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and  Dynamic Environments:  Modeling and  Implementation, I. Mahdavi,  S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp.  183-198.
      (71) N. Cho, I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and S. Mohebbi, E-Supply Network:  Network Agents to Support  Information  Sharing for Buyer-Buyer-Supplier  Coordination, Chapter  12 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and Dynamic  Environments:  Modeling and  Implementation, I. Mahdavi,  S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp.  265-284.
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      I. Mahdavi,  N. Cho,  H. Fazlollahtabar, S. H. Shafieian,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and S. Mohebbi, Agent-based Dynamic Route Selection for Multilayer Electronic Supply Network, Chapter  15 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and  Dynamic Environments:  Modeling and  Implementation, I. Mahdavi,  S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp.  341-359.

      (69) R. Aliakbari Shandiz and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An exact penalty approach  for mixed integer  nonlinear  programming  problems,  American Journal of  Operations Research  (AJOR) 1 (2011) 185-189.
      (68) B. Shirazi, I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  iCoSim-FMS: an intelligent co-simulator  for the adaptive  control  of complex flexible manufacturing systems,  Simulation Modelling Practice and  Theory 19(7) (2011) 1668-1688.
      (67) M. Khorramizadeh and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An efficient algorithm  for solving rank one perturbed linear Diophantine  systems using Rosser’s approach,  4OR-  A  Quarterly  Journal of Operations Research 9 (2011) 159-173.
      (66) D. Ralescu,  X. Li and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Preface,  Iranian  Journal of  Fuzzy  Systems 8(4) (2011) i-ii.
      (65) I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and S. Nejati,  Algorithms  for bi-objective shortest path  problems in fuzzy networks,  Iranian  Journal of Fuzzy Systems 8(4) (2011)  9-37.
      (64) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Two Effective Hybrid Metaheuristic  Algorithms  for Minimization  of Multimodal  Functions,  International Journal of Computer Mathematics 88(11) (2011) 2415-2428.
      (63) S. Babaie-Kafaki,  M. Fatemi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Two effective hybrid  conjugate gradient algorithms  based on modified BFGS updates,  Numerical Algorithms 58(3) (2011) 315-331.
      (62) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and R. Yousefpour, An Effective Optimization Algorithm for Locally Nonconvex Lipschitz Functions  Based on Mollifier Subgradients,  Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 37(1) (2011) 171-198.
      (61) R. Ghanbari  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Solving Bust  Terminal  Location  Problems Using Evolutionary  Algorithms,  Applied Soft  Computing Journal 11 (2011) 991-999.
      (60) R. Hassanzadeh,  E. Khorram,  I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Genetic Algorithm  for Optimization Problem with Fuzzy Relation Constraints Using Max-Product Composition,  Applied Soft  Computing Journal 11 (2011) 551-560.
      (59) H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi,  M. Talebi  Ashoori,  S. Kaviani  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A Multi-objective  Decision-Making Process of Supplier Selection and Order Allocation for Mlti-period Scheduling in an Electronic  Market,  International Journal  of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 52 (2011) 1039-1052.
      (58) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Iranian Operations  Research Society (IORS), IFORS NEWS  4(1) (2010) 15.
      (57) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, M. Arab Maghsoudi and H. Mohammadi,  Design of a fuzzy Job  Satisfaction  Matrix  with  Dynamic  Performance Criteria:   A Case Study  at  Mazandaran  Gas  Company,  International  Journal of Data Analysis and  Information Systems (IJDAIS) 2(2) (2010) 67-76.
      (56) A. Tajdin,  I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavii-Amiri and B. Sadeghpourgildeh,  Computing  a fuzzy shortest  path  in a network with mixed fuzzy arc lengths using alpha-cuts,  Computers and  Mathematics with  Applications 60(4) (2010) 989-1002.
      (55) A. Tajdin,  I. Mahdavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  B. Sadeghpour-Gildeh  and R. Hassanzadeh,  A Novel Approach  for Finding  a Shortest  Path  in a Mixed Fuzzy Network, Wireless Sensor Network 2 (2010) 148-160.
      (54) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and R. Yousefpour, Constructing a Sequence of Discrete Hessian Matrices of an SC1 Function  Uniformly Convergent to the Generalized Hessian Matrix, Mathematical Programming, Series A 121 (2010) 387-414.
      (53) I. Mahdavi,  H. Fazlollahtabar, S. Hosna Shafieian and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Route Selection in a Dynamic Multi-Agent Multilayer  Electronic  Supply Network,  Journal of  Information Technology Applications and  Management 17(1) (2010) 141- 155.
      (52) Z. Raftani-Amiri,  H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Multi-period Supply Network of Food Products  Based on Time-Windows  with Sensitivity  Analysis, Operations and  Supply Chain  Management 3(2) (2010) 105-116.
      (51) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Two New Conjugate Gradient Methods Based on Modified Secant Equations,  Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics 234 (2010)1374-1386.
      (50) R. Ghanbari  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  New Solutions of LR Fuzzy Linear Systems Using Ranking Functions  and ABS Algorithms,  Applied Mathematical Modeling 34 (2010) 3363-3375.
      (49) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. Kakouei, Designing Integrated  Models as a Decision Aid in Web-based  Marketing,  Journal of Information Technology Applications and  Management 17(1) (2010) 1-10.
      (48) E. Spedicato,  E. Bodon, Z. Xia and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  ABS methods  for continuous and integer linear equations  and optimization, Central European Journal of Operations Research 18(1) (2010) 73-95.
      (47) R. Ghanbari,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and R. Yousefpour, Exact  and approximate  solutions of fuzzy LR linear systems:  New algorithms  using a least squares model and the ABS approach,  Iranian  Journal of Fuzzy Systems 7(2) (2010) 1-18.
      (46) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  S.H. Nasseri and A. Yazdani, Fuzzy Primal Simplex Algorithms for Solving Fuzzy Linear Programming  Problems,  Iranian  Journal of Operations Research 1(2) (2009) 68-84.
      (45) S.H. Nasseri and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Some Duality Results on Linear Programming Problems  with Symmetric  Fuzzy Numbers,  Fuzzy Information and  Engineering, An  International Journal 1(1) (2009) 59-66.
      (44) I. Mahdavi, H. Abbaspour-Ghomi,  N. Sahebjamnia,  Y. Eissazadeh-Roshan, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and A. Hamzehpour, Strategic Development and SWOT  Analysis for IT/ICT Programs  in Universities  of Mazandaran  in Iran  Using Digital Indices, The  Journal of Digital Policy and  Management 7(1) (2009) 31- 47.
      (43) N. Javadian, Y. Maali and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Fuzzy Linear  Programming  with Grades  of Satisfaction  for fuzzy Constraints, Iranian   Journal of  Fuzzy Systems 6(3)(2009) 17-35.
      (42) I. Mahdavi,  Sh. Mohebbi, M. Zandakbari,  N. Cho and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Agent- based web service for the design of a dynamic coordination  mechanism in supply networks, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing 20(6) (2009) 727-749.(
      (41) I. Mahdavi,  A. Heidarzadeh,  B. Sadeghpour  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A General Fuzzy TOPSIS  Model in Multiple Criteria  Decision Making, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 45(3-4) (2009) 406-420.
      (40) I. Mahdavi, B. Javadi,  N. Sahebjamnia  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A two-phase linear programming  methodology for fuzzy multi-objective  mixed-model assembly line problem, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 44(9-10) (2009) 1010-1023.
      (39) M. Khorramizadeh and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Integer extended  ABS algorithms  and possible control of intermediate results for linear Diophantine  systems, 4OR-  A Quarterly  Journal of Operations Research 7(2) (2009) 145-167.
      (38) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, A. Heidarzade, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and Y.I. Rooshan, A Heuristic Methodology for Multi-Criteria Evaluation  of Web-Based  E-learning  Systems Based on User Satisfaction,  Journal of Applied Sciences 8(24) (2008) 4603- 4609.
      (37) I. Mahdavi, R. Nourifar, A. Heidarzade and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A dynamic programming approach  for finding shortest  chains in a fuzzy network, Applied Soft Computing 9 (2008) 503-511.
      (36) I. Mahdavi,  H. Fazlollahtabar, E. Mozaffari, M. Heidari and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Data  envelopment  analysis  based  comparison  of two  hybrid  multi-criteria decision making approaches for mobile phone selection: a case study in Iranian telecommunication environment,  International Journal of Information and  Decision Sciences (IJIDS) 1(2) (2008) 194-220.
      (35)
      M. Khorramizadeh and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  On solving linear Diophantine  systems using generalized Rosser's algorithm, Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 34(2) (2008) 1-25.
      (34) B. Javadi,  M. Saidi-Mehrabad,  A. Haji,  I. Mahdavi,  F.  Jolai  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri, No-wait flow shop scheduling using fuzzy multi-objective  linear programming, Journal of The  Franklin Institute 345(5) (2008) 452-467.
      (33) I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A. Heidarzade and R. Nourifar, Designing a Model of Fuzzy TOPSIS  in Multiple Criteria  Decision Making, Applied Mathematics and Computation 206(2) (2008) 607-617.
      (32) I. Mahdavi,  S. Mohebbi, N. Cho, M.M. Paydar  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Designing a Dynamic Buyer-Supplier Coordination  Model in Electronic Markets Using Stochastic Petri  Nets, International Journal of Information Systems and  Supply Chain Management (IJISSCM) 1(3) (2008) 1-20.
      (31) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and S.H. Nasseri, Duality  Results and a Dual Simplex Method for Linear Programming  Problems with Trapezoidal  Fuzzy Variables, Fuzzy Sets  and Systems 158(17) (2007) 1961-1978.
      (30) K. Amini, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M.R. Peyghami,  Extended  Reduced Rank Two Abaffian Update Schemes in the ABS Type Methods, Applied Mathematics and Computation 185(1) (2007) 255-265.
      (29) M. Salahi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Polynomial  Time Second Order Mehrotra-Type Predictor-Corrector Algorithms,  Applied Mathematics and  Computation  183(1) (2006) 646-658.
      (28) I. Mahdavi,  B. Shirazi,  N. Cho and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Conceptual  Framework for Quantitative Modeling of Semi-Structured MADM, Asia  Pacific Management Review 11(3) (2006) 155-162.
      (27) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  S.H. Nasseri, Duality  in Fuzzy Number  Linear Programming by Use of a Certain  Linear Ranking Function,  Applied Mathematics and Computation 180(1) (2006) 206-216.
      (26) K. Amini and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Solving Rank One Perturbed Linear Diophantine Systems by the ABS Methods, Optimization Methods and  Software 21(5) (2006) 819-831.
      (25) H. Ghasabi-Oskoei and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An Efficient Simplified Neural Network for Solving Linear  and  Quadratic Programming  Problems,  Applied Mathematics and  Computation 175(1) (2006) 452-464.
      (24) H. Esmaeili, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and E. Spedicato, Explicit ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality  Systems and  LP Problems,  Bulletin of  The  Iranian  Mathematical Society 30(2) (2004) 21-38.
      (23) K. Amini, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  and M.R. Peyghami,  ABS-Type Methods for Solving Full Row Rank Linear Systems Using a New Rank Two Update,  Bulletin of The Australian Mathematical Society 70(1) (2004) 17-34.
      (22) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  M. Adib and H. Esmaeili, Design and Analysis of New Linear Optimization Algorithms for Solving Certain  Systems and Linear Programming  Problems Over Real and Integer Spaces, (in Persian),  Sharif  Journal of Science and Technology, 25 (2003-2004) 13-20.
      (21) E. Spedicato, E. Bodon, A. Del Popolo and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  ABS Methods and ABSPACK  for Linear Systems and Optimization: A Review, 4OR  1(1) (2003) 51-66.
      (20) F. Famil Samavati  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Local Method for Multiresolution  of Smooth Models, (in Persian),  The  CSI  Journal of Computer Science and  Engineering 1(1a) (2003) 3-10.
      (19) F.  Famil  Samavati,   N.  Mahdavi-Amiri  and  R.H.  Bartles,  Multiresolution  Surfaces Having Arbitrary Topologies by a Reverse Doo Subdivision Method, Computer Graphics Forum 21(2) (2002) 121-136.
      (18) H. Esmaeili and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Algorithms for Computing  the Greatest  Common Divisor and Their  Applications  to Solving Single Linear Diophantine  Equations, (in Persian),  Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal  of the Iranian Mathematical Society 21(1) (2002) 1-25.
      (17) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and F. Famil Samavati,  Multiresolution  Surfaces with Arbitrary Topologies Using a Reverse Doo Subdivision Scheme, (in Persian),  Sharif  Journal of Science and  Technology 20 (2002) 70-77.
      (16) H. Esmaeili,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  E.  Spedicato,  ABS Solution  of a Class of Linear Integer Inequalities and Integer LP Problems, Optimization Methods and Software 16(1-4) (2001) 179-192.
      (15) H. Esmaeili,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  E.  Spedicato,  Generating  the  Integer  Null Space  and  Conditions  for Determination of an  Integer  Basis  Using the  ABS Algorithms,  Bulletin of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 27(1) (2001) 1-18.
      (14) H. Esmaeili, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and E. Spedicato,  A Class of ABS Algorithms  for Diophantine  Linear Systems, Numerische Mathematik 90(1) (2001) 101-115.
      (13) F. Famil Samavati  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Filtered  B-Spline Model of Scanned Digital Images, Journal of Sciences 10(4) (1999) 258-264.
      (12) M. Adib, N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and E. Spedicato, Broyden’s Method as an ABS Algorithm, Publications of The  University of Miskolc, Series  D, Natural Sciences, Mathematics 40 (1999) 3-13.
      (11) B. Mehri and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Periodic Solutions of Certain  Three Dimensional Autonomous  Systems, Journal of Sciences 10(2) (1999) 117-120.
      (10) S. Musavi and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Modeling, Generation  and  Representation of B-splines, (in Persian),  Mathematical Thought and  Culture, A  Journal of the Iranian  Mathematical Society 17(21) (1998) 19-37.
      (9) S. Musavi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  B-spline Bases and Interpolation, (in Persian) Mathematical Thought and  Culture, A  Journal of the  Iranian  Mathematical Society 17(20) (1998) 1-14.
      (8) H.  Esmaeili  and  N.  Mahdavi-Amiri,   ABS Methods  for Solving Linear  System, (in Persian), Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal of the  Iranian Mathematical Society 17(1 and 2) (1996) 17-28.
      (7) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  S.R.  Seydnejad,  Computational Nonlinear  Least  Squares in Electric Current Tomography,  Scientia Iranica, The  International Journal of Science and  Technology 1(4) (1995) 335-342.
      (6) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  CNLP: A Nonlinearly Constrained  Nonlinear Programming  Test Problem Generator,  The  International Journal of Engineering 5(2a) (1994) 73-86.
      (5) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An Exact  Penalty  Method  with Reduced  Hessian Updates  for Solving Constrained  Optimization Problems, Iranian  Journal of Science and Technology 18(1) (1994) 1-14.
      (4) N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  The  Definition  of Numerical  Analysis,  (Translation into  Persian of Paper  by Lloyd N. Trefethen,  SIAM News, (6) 25 (1992)), Nashr-i Ryazy, A Mathematical Journal  of Iran University Press 5(1 and 2) (1993) 27-29.
      (3) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and D. Tasdighi, Universal and Global Information,  (in Persian), Sharif  Journal 9(5)(1993)76-78.
      (2) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  R.H.  Bartels,  Constrained  Nonlinear  Least  Squares:   An Exact Penalty  Approach with Projected  Structured Quasi-Newton Updates,  ACM Transactions On Mathematical Software (TOMS) 15(3) (1989) 220-242.
      (1) R.H. Bartels  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  On Generating  Test  Problems  for Nonlinear Programming  Algorithms, SIAM Journal on Scientific and Statistical Computing 7(3) (1986) 769-798.
  • Refereed Conference Publications
    • (1) N. Bagherpour (speaker) and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Intelligent Control Using Positive Definite Total  Least Squares, Proceedings of the  extended abstracts of the  2nd International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization, Univesity of Tehran,  Tehran, Iran, January 19-22, 2013, pp.  45-48.
      (2) M. Forghani-Elahabadi (speaker) and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Simple Efficient Approach for the  D-Mincut  Problem,  Proceedings of  the  extended abstracts of  the  2nd International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization, University of Tehran,  Tehran,  Iran, January 19-22, 2013, pp.  72-75.
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      F. Akbari, H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi (speaker), and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Bi-level Programming  for an Optimal  Use of Information  Technology Innovation  in Markets, Proceedings of The  9th  International Conference on  Information Technology  Applications and  Management, Yonsei University,  Wonju,  Korea, December 20, 2012, pp.  141-153.

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      I. Mahdavi (speaker),  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  M. M. Paydar, and E. Rahimi, A case study for robust  optimization  in a multi-period  supply chain under  uncertain  environment, Proceedings of The  9th  International Conference on  Information Technology  Applications and  Management, Yonsei University,  Wonju,  Korea, December 20, 2012, pp.  223-234.

      (5) M. Khorramizadeh (speaker)  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Solving sparse null space problem using the Markowitz pivoting criterion, (in Persian),  Proceedings of the  43rd Annual Iranian  Mathematical Society Conference, University of Tabriz, Tabriz, Iran, August  27-30, 2012, pp.  61-65.
      (6) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and N. Bidabadi,  Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares:  A Superlinearly Convergent Projected  Structured Secant Method, Proceedings of the  International Conference on  Electrical and  Computer Systems, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada,  August  22-24, 2012, pp.  103-1–103-9.
      (7) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker) and N. Bidabadi,  Superlinear projected structured exact penalty  secant methods  for constrained  nonlinear  least squares, 9th  Triennial Conference of  the  Association of  Asia-Pacific Operational Research Societies (APORS 2012), Xian, China, July 28-30, 2012, 10 pages.
      (8) R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi (speaker)  , N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  and A. Tajdin,  An Alpha-Cut  Approach  for Fuzzy Product  and  its Use in Computing  Solutions  of Fuzzy Linear Systems, Proceedings of the  2012  International Conference on Industrial Engineering and  Operations Management, Istanbul,  Turkey,  July 3-6, 2012, pp. 2047-2056.
      (9) R.  Hassanzadeh,   I.  Mahdavi  (speaker)  ,  H.  Fazlollahtabar and  N.  Mahdavi-Amiri, A Web-Based  Multi-Optimization Approach  for Convergent Product  Networks Using Steiner Tree, Proceedings of the  2012  International Conference on Industrial Engineering and  Operations Management, Istanbul,  Turkey,  July 3-6, 2012, pp. 2057-2062.
      (10) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited  plenary speaker) and M. Khorramizadeh, Solving rank one changed  linear  Diophantine  systems,  Proceedings of  the  International  Conference  on Applied Analysis and Algebra (ICAAA2012), Yildiz Technical University, University Putra Malaysia and Malaysian Mathematical Sciences Society, Istanbul, Turkey,  June  20-24, 2012, pp.  9-10.
      (11) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited plenary speaker) and M. R. Ansari, superlinearly convergent exact penalty projected structured Hessian updating  schemes for constrained  nonlinear least squares, Fifth  International Conference of Iranian  Operations Research Society, Azarbaijan  University  of Tarbiat Moallem, Tabriz,  Iran,  May 16-17, 2012, Extended  Abstract, 1 page.
      (12) Somayeh  Hesabi  and  Nezam  Mahdavi-Amiri,   A Modified Patch   Propagation-based Image Inpainting Using Patch  Sparsity, The  16th  International Symposium on Artificial Intelligence and  Signal  Processing (AISP 2012), Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, May 2-3, 2012, 6 pages.
      (13) Effat Golpar-Raboky  and Nezam Mahdavi-Amiri  (speaker),  Smith  Normal Form  Using Scaled Extended  Integer ABS Algorithms, Proceedings of the  2011  2nd International  Congress on  Computer Applications  and  Computational  Science  (CACS 2011), Volume 2, Ford Lumban Gaol and Quang Vinh Nguyen (Eds.), Springer, pp.  367-372, 2011.
      (14) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited  speaker) and R. Ghanbari,  Fuzzy LR linear systems:  New Characterizations and algorithms  for solutions, Iranian  Conference on Fuzzy Systems, University of Sistan and Baluchestan,  Zahedan,  July 5-7, 2011, 5 pages.
      (15) R. Ghanbari,  K. Ghorbani-Moghadam, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Fuzzy Linear Programming Problems:  Models and Solutions, Iranian  Conference on Fuzzy Systems, University of Sistan and Baluchestan,  Zahedan,  July 5-7, 2011, 5 pages.
      (16) M. R. Ansari  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Solving Constrained  Nonlinear  Least  Squares Problems  Using an Exact  Penalty  Structured Projected  Scheme with a Hybrid  Trust Region-Line Search Procedure,  4th  International Conference of  Iranian  Operations Research Society, University  of Guilan,  Rasht,  Iran,  May 18-19, 2011, Ex- tended  Abstract, 2 pages.
      (17) E. Golpar-Raboky  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Diophantine  Quadratic Equation  and Smith Normal Form Using Scaled Extended  Integer ABS Algorithms, 4th  International Conference of Iranian  Operations Research Society, University of Guilan, Rasht, Iran, May 18-19, 2011, Extended  Abstract, 2 pages.
      (18) M. Fatemi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Globally Convergent Trust-Region  Algorithm for Unconstrained  Optimization Using Filter,  4th  International  Conference of  Iranian  Operations Research Society, University of Guilan, Rasht,  Iran,  May 18-19, 2011, Extended  Abstract, 2 pages.
      (19) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited  Speaker) and M. Korramizadeh,  An efficient ABS-type algorithm  for solving rank  one perturbed linear Diophantine  systems using generalized Rosser's approach,  Numerical Linear  Algebra Workshop, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman,  Iran, Ordibehesht 14-15, 2011 (May 4-5, 2011), 5 pages.
      (20) I. Mahdavi,  A. Tajdin,  R. Hassanzadeh,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and H. Shafieian, Genetic Algorithm  for Solving Fuzzy Shortest  Path  Problem  in a Network  with  Mixed Fuzzy Arc Lengths,  in Proceedings of the  Fourth Global Conference on  Power Control  and  Optimization, API  Conference Proceedings, Volume 1337, 2011, pp. 265-270.
      (21) R. Hasanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi, A. Tajdin,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and H. Shafieian, A Genetic Algorithm  for Fuzzy All-Pairs  Shortest  Path  in a Network,  International Conference  on Industrial Engineering and  Operations Management, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, January 22-24, 2011, pp.  802-807.
      (22) R. Hasanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi,  A. Tajdin  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Genetic  Algorithm for Fuzzy Shortest  Path  in a Network with Mixed Fuzzy Arc Lengths, International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Kuala Lumpur,  Malaysia, January 22-24, 2011, pp.  808-813.
      (23) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  M. Arabmaghsoudi and N. Kolbadinezhad,  Design of a Fuzzy  Job  Satisfaction  Matrix  with  Dynamic  Performance Criteria,  International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Operations Management, Kuala Lumpur,  Malaysia, January 22-24, 2011, pp.  1173-1178.
      (24) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, M. Arabmaghsude and M. H. Yahyanejad,  Design of a Creativity  Matrix  Using Virtual  Intelligent  Clustering  and  Knowledge Development Program,  International Conference on  Industrial Engineering and  Operations Management, Kuala Lumpur,  Malaysia, January 22-24, 2011, pp.  1179-1184.
      (25) F. Salehi-Sadaghiani  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Implementation and Numerical  Testing of Mehrotra’s  Primal-Dual  Interior  Point Method, Extended  Abstract, The  International Conference on  Operations Research and  Optimization, IPM,  Tehran, Iran, January 26-28, 2011, 4 pages.
      (26) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (Plenary  Speaker) and M. R. Ansari, Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares:  An Exact Penalty  Approach with Structured Approximate  Projected  Hessian Updates, The  International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization, IPM, Tehran,  Iran, January 26-28, 2011, 4 pages.
      (27) N. Bidabadi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Superlinearly Structured Secant Methods for Constrained  Nonlinear  Least Squares,  Extended  Abstract, The  International Conference  on  Operations Research and  Optimization, IPM,  Tehran,  Iran,  January 26-28, 2011, 5 pages.
      (28) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  M. Korramizadeh,   Generalized  Rosser’s algorithm  and  solving rank one perturbed linear Diophantine  systems, APORS 2010,  8th  Triennial conference of Association of Asia  Pacific Operational Research Societies, Penang,  Malaysia, Dec. 5-8, 2010, 5 pages.
      (29) S. M. Shariatzadeh, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and S. Kasaei, Exemplar-Based Multi-resolution Image Completion, The  6th  Iranian  Machine Vision and Image  Processing Conference, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, October  27-28, 2010, 8 pages.
      (30) I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A. Makui, A. Mohajeri and R. Tafazzoli, Optimal  gas distribution network  using minimum  spanning  tree,  The  17th  International Conference on  Industrial Engineering and  Engineering Management  (IE  and EM), IEEE  2010,  Xiamen, China, October  29-31, 2010, pp.  1374-1377.
      (31) I. Mahdavi, M. Arabmaghsudi, M. H. Yahyanejad,  H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi- Amiri, A Comprehensive Value Engineering Approach for Gas Pipeline Projects  Using Mathematical Models and FAST, International Conference on Business and  Information 2010,  Rihga Royal Hotel Kokura,  Kitakyushu, Japan,  July  5-7, 2010, 11 pages.
      (32) I. Mahdavi, A. Mohajeri, M. Arabmaghsudi, M.H. Yahyanejad  F. Taghipourian and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  An optimal  natural gas network  using minimum  spanning  tree,  The 40th   International  Conference on  Computers and  Industrial Engineering, Awaji Island, Japan,  July 25-28, 2010, 5 pages.
      (33) H. Fazlollahtabar and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Design of an Expert System to Estimate  Cost in an Automated Jobshop Manufacturing  System, The  40th  International Conference  on Computers and Industrial Engineering, Awaji Island, Japan,  July 25-28, 2010, 6 pages.
      (34) H. Fazlollahtabar, R. Hassanzadeh,  I. Mahdavi  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Web-Based Multi-Optimization Approach  for Convergent  Product  Networks  Using Steiner  Tree, The   5th   International  Conference on  IT  Applications and  Management, COEX Conference Center,  Seoul, Korea, October  19, 2010, pp.  163-176.
      (35) Y. Maali and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A Weighting Scheme and a Model for Computing  Alternative  Pareto  Optimal  Solutions of Multi-objective Linear Programming  Problems, The  IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management (IEEM 2010), Macao, China, December 7-10, 2010, 6 pages.
      (36) S. Babaie-Kafaki, M. Fatemi and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Hybrid Conjugate Gradient Algorithms Using Modified Secant Equations,  3rd International Conference of Iranian Operations Research Society, Amirkabir  University  of Technology,  Tehran,  Iran, May 5-6, 2010, 2 pages.
      (37) R. Ghanbari  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Approximate  Memetic Algorithm for Solving Bus Terminal  Location  Problem,  3rd  International  Conference of  Iranian   Operations  Research Society, Amirkabir  University  of Technology,  Tehran,   Iran,  May 5-6, 2010, 3 pages.
      (38) S. Hesabi, M. Jamzad  and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Structure and Texture  Image Inpainting, 2010  International Conference on Signal  and  Image  Processing (ICSIP 2010), Chennai,  India, December 15-17, 2010, pp.  119-124.
      (39) A.  Tajdin,   I.  Mahdavi,  N.  Mahdavi-Amiri,   B.  Sadeghpour-Gildeh  and  R.  Hadighi, A Shortest  Path  Algorithm  for a Network  with  Various  Fuzzy  Arc Lengths,  Third Global Conference on  Power  Control and  Optimization, Gold  Coast,  Australia,  February  2-4, 2010, 12 pages.
      (40) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A New Evolutionary Based Metaheuristic Algorithm for Unconstrained Optimization, The 2nd International Conference of Iranian Operations Research Society, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, May 20-22, 2009, pp. 69-72.
      (41) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and R. Yousefpour, A Sequence of Direct Hessian Matrices of an SC1 Function Uniformly Convergent to the Generalized Hessian Matrix, The 2nd International Conference of Iranian Operations Research Society, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, May 20-22, 2009, pp. 180-181.
      (42) I. Mahdavi, M. Farhanchi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, R. Hassanzadeh and J. Mahmoudi, Finding the short path in network with variable arc length and probabilistic nodes, The 2nd International Conference of Iranian Operations Research Society, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, May 20-22, 2009, pp. 239-240.
      (43) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A modified nonlinear conjugate gradient algorithm for unconstrained optimization, International Conference of Mathematical Sciences, Maltepe University, Istanbul, Turkey, 4-10 August 2009, p. 359.
      (44) I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and M. Kakouei, Designing Integrated Models as a Decision Aid in Web-based Marketing, The 2nd International Conference on IT Application and Management ”Managing Global Uncertainties”, Depok, Indonesia, Jun 25, 2009, pp. 129-134.
      (45) I. Mahdavi, M. Kakouei, H. Fazlollahtabr, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and S. Mohebbi, Information Technology in Developing Business Models of Export at Mazandaran Province in Iran, Proceedings of International Conference on Business and Information 2009, Vol. 6, July 6-8, 2009, 11 pages, Parkroyal Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, Malysia.
      (46) A. Tajdin, I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, B. Sadeghpour-Gildeh and R. Hadighi, A Shortest Path Algorithm for a Network with Various Fuzzy Arc Lengths, Third Global Conference on Power Control and Optimization, 2-4 February 2010, Gold Coast, Australia, 12 pages.
      (47) I. Mahdavi, H. Abbaspour, N. Sahebjamneya, Y. Isazadeh-Roshan, H. Fazlollahpour and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Applying an Integrated Digital Index and SWOT Analysis for Developing IT/ICT Programs at Universities in Mazandaran in Iran, International Conference on IT Applications and Management, Hanyang University, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 31, 2008, pp. 221-230.
      (48) R. Ghanbari, N. Mahdavi-Amiri and R. Yousefpour, New Algorithm Using ABS Approach for Solving Fuzzy LR Linear Systems, International Conference on Approximation in Scientific Computing, Institute of Software Chinese Academy of Sciences, China, Oct. 26-30, 2008, pp. 38-39.
      (49) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Two New Metaheuristic Algorithms for Unconstrained Optimization, 39th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran, Aug. 24, 2008, pp. 110-113.
      (50) R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A New Hybrid Metaheuristic Algorithm for Solving Uncapacitated Facility Location Problem, 39th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Iran, Aug. 24, 2008, pp. 231-234.
      (51) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, An Efficient Hybridization of Genetic Algorithm and Variable Neighborhood Search for Fuzzy Bus Terminal Location Problems with Fuzzy Setup Cost, Proceeding of the Second Joint Congress on Fuzzy and Intelligent Systems, Malek-Ashtar University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, October, 28-30, 2008, 7 pages.
      (52) I. Mahdavi, M.M. Paydar, A. Heidarzadeh and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Application of Fuzzy Mathematical Approach for Cell Formation and Layout Design with Uncertain Condition, The 2008 International Conference of Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management, London, England, 2008,6 pages.
      (53) S. Babaei-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A Metaheuristic Algorithm for New Models of Fuzzy Bus Terminal Location Problem with a Certain Ranking Function, Proceedings of the First Joint Congress on Fuzzy and Intelligent Systems, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran, August 29-31, 2007, 4 pages.
      (54) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and S.H. Naseri, Duality in Fuzzy Linear Programming Using Linear Ranking Functions, Proceedings of The 37the Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Tarbiat Moallem University, Tabriz, Iran, pp. 593-594, September 2-5, 2006.
      (55) Duality in Fuzzy Linear Optimization Using Linear Ranking Functions, (With S.H. Nasseri), in Proceedings of 37th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Tarbiat Moallem University, Tabriz, Iran, pp. 593-594, September 2-5, 2006.
      (56) Duality in Fuzzy Variable Linear Programming, (with S.H. Nasseri), in Proceedings of WEC' 05, The Fourth World Enformatika Conference, June 24-26, 2005, Istanbul, Turkey, ENFORMATIKA, Vol. 6, pp. 115-117, 2005.
      (57) Duality in Fuzzy Number Linear Programming by Use of Certain Linear Ranking Function, (with S.H. Nasseri), in Proceedings of 35th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, University of Ahvaz, Ahvaz, Iran, 9 Pages, Jan. 27-31, 2005.
      (58) ABS Solutions of Some Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems in Real and Integer Spaces, (invited, with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), in Proceedings of The 3rd International "Conference on ABS Algorithms, Institute of Computational Mathematics and Scientific/Engineering Computing, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, May 14-15, 2001, Editors: E. Spedicato and Z. Xia, Published by University of Bergamo, Report no. 25, pp. 108-130, December 2004.
      (59) Updating the General Solution of a Linear equality Diophantine System after a Rank-one Perturbation of the Coefficient Matrix, (with K. Amini, in Persian), 34th Iranian Mathematical Conference, Shahrood University of Technology, Shahrood, Iran, 15 Pages, Aug. 3-0-Sept. 2, 2003.
      (60) ABS-type Methods Using a New Rank Two Update, (with K. Amini and M.R. Peyghami, in Persian), 34th Iranian Mathematical Conference, Shahrood University of Technology, Shahrood, Iran, 19 pages, Aug. 30 - Sept. 2, 2003.
      (61) Solving Linear Equality Diophantine Systems with Bounds on Variables by Basis Reduction Approach, (Presented as a Poster with Z. Hallaj Kashani, in Persian), 34th Iranian Mathematical Conference, Shahrood University of Technology, Shahrood, Iran, Aug. 30 - Sept. 2, 2003.
      (62) ABS Solution of Full Row Rank Inequalities, Linear Programming and Integer Programming Problems, (invited, with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), Proceedings of the Monthly Colloquium of the Iranian Mathematical Society, Volume 1, pp. 71-93, Winter 2003.
      (63) Image Reconstruction of Impenetrable Cylinders Using Cubic B-splines and Genetic Algorithms", (with K. Barkeshli and M. Mokhtari), in Proceedings of 2001 IEEE Antennas and Propagation Society International Symposium, Volume 2, Boston, MA, pp. 686-689, July 8-13, 2001.
      (64) Generating the Integer Null Space and the Necessary and Sufficient Conditions for Determination of an Integer Basis Using the ABS Methods, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Proceedings of The Third Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Sistan and Baluchestan University, Zahedan, Iran, pp. 1-16, Nov. 16-17, 2000.
      (65) Solutions of Inequality Systems and Integer Linear Programming Problems Having Full Row Rank via ABS Methods, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), Invited Paper, in Proceedings of The 30th Iranian International Conference on Mathematics, University of Mohaghegh Ardebili, Ardebil, Iran, pp. 14-26, August 1-4, 1999.
      (66) General Solution of Diophantine Systems and a Proof for Refuting Egervary's Claim, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Proceedings of The 30th Iranian International Conference on Mathematics, University of Mohaghegh Ardebili, Ardebil, Iran, pp. 27-34, August 1-4, 1999.
      (67) Broyden's Method within the ABS Class of Algorithms, (with M. Adib, in Persian), in Proceedings of The 30th Iranian International Conference on Mathematics, University of Mohaghegh Ardebili, Ardebil, Iran, pp. 1-7, August 1-4, 1999.
      (68) A New ABS-type Approach for Solving Linear Systems, (with M. Adib, in Persian), in Proceedings of The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, pp. 1-24 , January 27-28, 1999.
      (69) ABS Methods and Solving Linear Diophantine Equations, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Proceedings of The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, pp. 49-60, January 27-28, 1999.
      (70) Multiresolution of Surfaces Having Arbitrary Topologies, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), in Proceedings of The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis and its Applications, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, pp. 133-148, January 27-28, 1999.
      (71) A Local Method for Smooth Multiresolution Models, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), in Proceedings of the Fourth Annual International CSI Computer Conference (CSICC'98), Tehran, Iran, pp. 151-157, January 1999.
      (72) B-spline Representation of Digital Contours, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Proceedings of the First Annual CSI Computer Conference, (CSICC '95), Tehran, Iran, pp. 167--172, Dec. 1995.
      (73) Periodic Solutions of Certain Three Dimensional Autonomous Systems, (with B. Mehri), in Proceedings of the First Joint Seminar on Applied Mathematics, University of Zanjan and Baku State University, Zanjan, pp. 90--96, Oct. 4-6, 1995.
      (74) Geometric Modeling in Computers and Computer Graphics, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Proceedings of the 24th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference , Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, pp. 126-138, 28-31 March 1993.
      (75) An Exact Penalty Method with Reduced Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Optimization Problems, in Proceedings of The International Congress on Computational Methods in Engineering, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, (Ed. M.A. Yaghoubi), Volume 1 (Modelling and Simulations), pp. 199--206, 2-6 May 1993.
      (76) Optimization in Electrical Tomography, (with S.R. Seydnejad, in Persian), in Proceedings of The International Congress on Computational Methods in Engineering, Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, (Editor, M.A. Yaghoubi), Volume 1 (Modeling and Simulations), pp. 51--58, 2-6 May 1993.
      (77) Modeling Optimization Test Problems with a Finite Number of Characterized Points, in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Numerical Analysis, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, O. Celebi and B. Karasozen (Eds.), pp. 209--228, 1989.
      (78) An Implementation of an Exact Penalty Algorithm for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, in Proceedings of the International Symposium on Numerical Analysis, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, O. Celebi and Karasozen (Eds.), pp. 229--256, Sept. 1-4, 1989.
  • Papers in Research Books
    • (1) ABS-type Methods for Solving Linear Inequalities and Linear Programming Problems, (in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), 13 Pages, 2005-2006.
      (2) Extended ABS Methods for Solving General and Diophantine Linear Systems of Equations, (with K. Amini, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), 13 Pages, 2004-2005.
      (3) Application of ABS Methods for Solving Optimization Problems, (with M.R. Peypghami and M. Salahi, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 87-97, , 2002-2003.
      (4) Karmarkar’s Interior Point Algorithms and an ABS-type Algorithm for Solving Linear Programming Problems, (with M. Salahi, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), 12 Pages, 2001-2002.
      (5) Optimization Algorithms Using the ABS Class of Methods, (with M. Salahi, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 55-63, 2000-2001.
      (6) Multiresolution Surfaces Having Arbitrary Topologies Using Reverse Doo Subdivision, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 49-62, 1999-2000.
      (7) Design and Analysis of New Algorithms in Optimization, (with M. Adib and H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 63-77, 1999-2000.
      (8) Design and Analysis of New Algorithms in Optimization, (with M. Adib and H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 89-98, 1998–99.
      (9) Mathematical Models for Compact Digital Image Representations, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 77-87, 1998–99.
      (10) Iterative ABS Methods for Solving Integer Linear Systems and its Applications to Certain Optimization Problems, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 99–109, 1996–97.
      (11) Geometric Reconstruction of Scanned Images, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 89–98, 1996–97.
      (12) Geometric Reconstruction of Scanned Images, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 78–83, 1995–96.
      (13) Iterative Direct Methods for Solving Linear System of Equations, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 84–98, 1995–96.
      (14) Optimization in Electric Current Tomography, (in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 58–68, 1994– 95.
      (15) Geometric Modeling of Digital Contours, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 69–79, 1994–95.
      (16) Mathematical Software for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems, (in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 80–94, 1994–95.
      (17) Optimization in Electric Current Tomography, (with S.R. Seydnejad, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 61–64, 1993–94.
      (18) B-spline Models for Curves and Surfaces in Computer Graphics, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 65–71, 1993–94.
      (19) Mathematical Software for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems, (in Persian), in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume), pp. 72–77, 1993–94.
      (20) B-spline Models for Curves and Surfaces in Computer Graphics and Geometric Design, in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), 7 pages, 1992–93.
      (21) Mathematical Software for Generating Nonlinear Optimization Problems, in Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (in Persian), pp. 39–47, 1991–92.
  • Books and Memoranda
    • (1) Linear and Nonlinear Programming, (with M.H. Pourkazemi), A translation into Persian of the book with the same title by D. Luenberger (Addison Wesley, 1989), Entesharte Elmi, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 658 Pages, 2000
      (2) Teaching Notes for Geometric Design Workshop, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4--5, 37 pages, 1995
  • Refereed Review Articles
    • (1) Numerical Experience with Sequential Quadratic Programming Algorithms for Equality Constrained Nonlinear Programming, by D.F. Shanno and K.H. Phua, ACM Transactions on Mathematical Software, Vol. 15, No. 1, March 1989, pp. 49–63, in ACM Computing Reviews, Vol. 15, No. 1, 486–487, September 1989.
      (2) A Convergence Theorem of Rosen’s Gradient Projection Method, by D.Z. Du and X.S. Zhang, Mathematical Programming 36, 1986, pp. 135–144, in ACM Computing Reviews, pp. 379–380, July 1988.
  • Invited Addresses at Conferences
    • (1) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited speaker) and M. R.Ansari, A Two-Step Superlinearly Convergent Exact Penalty  Approach with New Projected  Structured Hessian Updating Schemes for Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares, The  Third  Workshop on Optimization and  its  Applications, Khajeh  Nasir Tousi University,  Tehran,  Iran,  May 17, 2011, Extended  Abstract, 2 pages.
      (2) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited  speaker) and M. R. Ansari, Exact penalty  projected structured  Hessian updating  schemes for solving constrained  nonlinear  least squares problems, The  Second International Conference on Numerical Analysis and  Optimization, Sultan  Qaboos University,  Muscat,  Oman, January 3-6, 2011, pp.  43.
      (3) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (invited  speaker)  and  M. Khorramizadeh, Solving rank  one perturbed  linear Diophantine  systems using generalized Rosser’s algorithm,  The  Second Workshop on Optimization and its Applications, Khajeh Nasir Tousi University, Tehran,  Iran, May 4, 2010, Extended  Abstract, 2 pages.
      (4) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker) and M. Korramizadeh,  Solving rank one perturbed linear Diophantine  systems using generalized Rosser’s algorithm,  The  23rd  Interntional Conference of Jangjeon Mathematical Society, Shahid Chamran  University and Jangjeon  Mathematical Society (Iran  - South Korea),  Ahvaz, Iran,  February 8-10, 2010, 2 pages.
      (5) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker) and M. Khorramizadeh, Generalized Rosser’s Algorithm and New Integer Extended ABS Algorithms for Solving Linear Diophantine Equations, Workshop on Optimization and its Applications to Engineering, Khajeh Nasir Tousi University, Tehran, Iran, 18 May 2009.
      (6) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker) and R. Yousefpour, An Optimization Algorithm for Locally Nonconvex Lipschitz Functions Based on Mollifier Subgradient, The 2nd International Conference on Nonlinear Analysis and Optimization, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, May 13-15, 2009.
      (7) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker), Extended integer ABS algorithms for Linear Diophantine Systems, APORS 2009, 8th Triennial conference of Association of Asia Pacific Operational Research Societies, Jaipur Institute of Management, Jaipur, India, Dec. 06-09, 2009.
      (8) N. Mahdavi-Amiri, ABS methods for integer linear systems and inequalities and integer linear programming, XXXIX Annual Conference Italian Operations Research Society Joint Conference EWGT2008 - 12th Meeting Euro Working Group on Transportation (AIRO2008), Hotel Continental Terme, Ischia - Italy, Sept. 7- 11, 2008.
      (9) N. Mahdavi-Amiri (invited speaker) and M. Khorramizadeh, An effective and efficient method for rank one perturbed linear Diophantine systems based on Rosser’s algorithm, Numerical Analysis and Optimization Conference, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, April 2008.
      (10) N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Generalized Rosser’s Algorithm and New Integer Extended ABS Algorithms for Solving Linear Diophantine Equations, SIGOPT - International Conference on Optimization 2008, Universitat Trier and Universitat Hannover - Lambrecht, February 2008.
      (11) Mahdavi-Amiri, N., Optimization Tets Problem Models with Multiple Characterized Points, International Conference on Nonlinear Analysis and Optimization, Isfahan, Iran, April 2007.
      (12) N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Integer ABS Class of Algorithms for Solving Linear Diophantine Equations, Extended Abstract in the Program Booklet of the International Workshop on Numerical Linear Algebra in Signals and Systems, Hotel Porto Giardino, Monopoli (Bari), Italy, September 11-15, 2006.
      (13) ABS Methods for Linear (Diophantine) Systems and Optimization, Extended Abstract in the Proceedings of 36th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Yazd University, Yazd, Iran, pp. 16-17, Sept. 10-13, 2005.
      (14) Solving Rank One Perturbed Linear Diophantine Systems by the ABS Methods, International Conference on Numerical Linear Algebra and Optimization, Lhasa, Tibet, China, Aug. 18-12, 2005.
      (15) Modern Optimization Methods: Linear Problems, Workshop on Special Topics in Theoretical and Computational Fluid Mechanics, Center of Excellence in Energy Conservation, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 20-21, 2005.
      (16) Modern Optimization Methods: Non-Linear Problems, Workshop on Special Topics in Theoretical and Computational Fluid Mechanics, Center of Excellence in Energy Conservation, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 20-21, 2005.
      (17) ABS Algorithms for Solving Linear Systems and Applications to other Problems, 33rd Iranian Mathematics Conference, Ferdowsi University, Mashhad, Iran, Aug. 30- Sept. 2, 2002.
      (18) Solving Some Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems in Real and Integer Spaces via the ABS Algorithms, 32nd Iranian Mathematics Conference, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, 27-30 August 2001.
      (19) Constrained Nonlinear Optimization: Quadratic Programming Models and Exact Penalty Functions, The First Workshop on Nonlinear Functional Analysis and its Applications, Shahid Beheshti University, Tehran, Iran, January 20-24, 2002.
      (20) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems over Real and Integer Spaces, Monthly Seminar of Mathematical Society of Iran, Tehran, Iran, June 2001.
      (21) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems over Real and Integer Spaces, The First International Seminar on Graphs, Combinatorics, Computational Algorithms and Applications, Amir Kabir Polytechnic University, Tehran, Iran, 31st Jan.-1st Feb. 2001.
      (22) Nonlinear Constrained Optimization Methods Using Quadratic Models and Penalty Functions, Symposium on Mathematics and Communications, Iran Telecom Research Center, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 19, 2000.
      (23) ABS Methods for Diophantine Linear Systems and Integer LP Problems, Annual Conference of the Operations Research Society of Italy, (with E. Spedicato), University of Milano-Bicocca, Milano, Italy, Sept. 18-21, 2000.
      (24) Solution of Inequality Systems and Full Rank Linear and Integer Programming Problems Based on ABS Methods, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), 30th Iranian International Conference on Mathematics, University of Mohaghegh Ardebili, Ardebil, Iran, August 1-4, 1999.
      (25) Exact Penalty Successive Quadratic Programming Methods with Reduced Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Programming Problems, The First Conference on Optimization and its Applications, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Mashhad, Iran, Nov. 17-19, 1998.
      (26) An Exact Penalty Nonlinear Optimization Algorithm with Projected Hessian Updates, The First Joint Seminar on Applied Mathematics, Zanjan University and Baku State University, Zanjan, Iran, Oct. 4–6, 1995.
      (27) CNLP: A Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Generator, The First International Conference on Applied Mathematics, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 18–20, 1991.
      (28) Generating Test Scenarios in Nonlinear Programming, (with R.H. Bartels), SIAM 30th Anniversary Meeting, Stanford University, Stanford, California, July 19–23, 1982.
  • Refereed Conference Presentations
    • (abstract refereed and abstract published)
      (1) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  (speaker)  and N. Bagherpour,  Solving positive definite total  least squares  problems  by  orthogonal  decompositions,  3rd  International  Conference on  Computational and  Experimental Science and  Engineering (ICCESEN 2015),  Kemer-Antalya, Turkey,  October14-19, 2015.
      (2) R. Hassanzadeh  (presenter), I. Mahdavi,  N. Mahdavi–Amiri,  and  H. Fazlollahtabar, Fifth  International Conference of Iranian  Operations Research Society, Azarbaijan  University  of Tarbiat Moallem, Tabriz,  Iran,  May 16-17, 2012, Extended  Ab- stract,  pp.  56.
      (3)

      S. Shiripouri, I. Mahdavi, M. Amiri-Aref, and N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  A quadratic  programming model for a multi-facility  location problem with a probabilistic  line barrier, IFORS 2011  Triennial Conference, Melbourne, Australia,  July 10-15, 2011.

      (4)

      A. Mohajeri,  I. Mahdavi,  and  N. Mahdavi-Amiri,  Optimization of a tree structured gas distribution network  using ant colony optimization:   a case study,  IFORS 2011 Triennial Conference, Melbourne, Australia,  July 10-15, 2011.

      (5) N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and M. Korramizadeh,  Generalized Rosser’s algorithm  and solving rank  one perturbed linear  Diophantine  systems,  Asian Pacific Operational Research Conference (APORS 2010), Universiti Sains Malaysia, Penang,  Malaysia, December 5-8, 2010.
      (6)

      N. Mahdavi-Amiri  and  M. R.  Ansari,  New Projected  Structured Hessian  Updating Schemes for Constrained  Nonlinear Least Squares Problems,  International Conference  on  Operations Research 2010,  Universitat  der Bundeswehr  Munchen,  Ger- many, September  1-3, 2010.

      (7) S. Babaie-Kafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A modified conjugate gradient algorithm for unconstrained optimization, International Conference on Engineering and Computational Mathematics 2009, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China, May 27-29, 2009.
      (8) I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, A. Tajedin, R. Nourifar and R. Hoseynzadeh, Designing a New Algorithm for the Fuzzy Shortest Path Problem in a Network, 37th International Conference on Computers and Industrial Engineering, Alexandria, October 2007.
      (9) I. Mahdavi, N. Mahdavi-Amiri, K. Kiya and M. Haj Mohammadi, Solving Quadratic Assignment Problem as a Combinatorial Optimization Using Cross Entropy Metaheuristic Algorithm, MIC 2007: The Seventh Metaheuristics International Conference, Montreal, June 2007.
      (10) N. Mahdavi-Amiri and M. Khoramizadeh, Solving Linear Diophantine Systems Using Extended ABS Algorithms, 4th Algebra seminar, Rafsanjan University, Iran, March 2007.
      (11) S.H. Naseri and N. Mahdavi-Amiri, Fuzzy Linear Programmin, Workshop on Advances in Optimization, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan, April 2007.
      (12) Broyden’s Methods Belong to the ABS Class, 3rd Annual McMaster Optimization Conference, Theory and Applications (MOPTA 03), Mc Master University, Hamilton, Canada, July 30 - August 1, 2003.
      (13) ABS Solution of Linear Diophantine Systems, First Joint Meeting of CMS and SIAM, 24th Annual Meeting of CAIMS/SCMAI, 2003 SIAM Annual Meeting, Montreal, Canada, June 16-20, 2003.
      (14) ABS Solution of Full Row Rank Linear Inequality Systems Over Real and Integer Spaces, 2003 Canadaian Mathematical Society (CMS), Annual Meeting, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada (Invited Talk), June 14-16, 2003.
      (15) Solving Diophantine Linear Equations and Rank-One Perturbed Systems by ABS Methods, Southern Ontario Numerical Analysis Day, (SONAD 2003), Mc- Master University, Hamilton, Canada, May 2, 2003.
      (16) A New Approach for Solving Linear Equations Based on the ABS Methods, (with M. Adib, in Persian), The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27-28, 1999.
      (17) ABS Methods and Solving Linear Diophantine Systems, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27-28, 1999.
      (18) Multiresolution Surfaces Having Arbitrary Topologies, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), The Second Seminar on Numerical Analysis, Imam Hossein University, Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27-28, 1999.
      (19) A Trust Region Method for Solving Unconstrained Optimization Problems, (with M.R. Oskoroochi, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (20) Implementation and Testing of Huang’s Methods for Solving Linear Systems, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (21) Computational Geometric Design with Some Applications, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (22) An Automatic Transformation of Digital Patterns into Geometric Models, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (23) Numerically Stable Methods for Solving Linear and Quadratic Programming Problems, (with G. Ghahramanians Ghasemkandi, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (24) Controllability in the Software for B-spline Models in Geometric Design, (with H. Mohammadzadeh, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (25) Software for B-spline Models in Geometric Design, (with S. Musavi, in Persian), The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 4–5, 1995.
      (26) Successive Quadratic Programming and Exact Penalty Methods for Solving Optimization Problems, 25th Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference Proceedings, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, March 28–31, 1994.
      (27) Periodic Solution for Certain Nonlinear Second Order Autonomous Equation, (with B. Mehri), 23rd Annual Iranian Mathematics Conference, Razi University , Kermanshah, Iran, April 7–10, 1992.
      (28) An Exact Penalty Algorithm Using Projected Structured BFGS Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, SIAM Conference on Optimization, Boston, MA., U.S.A., April 3–5, 1989.
      (29) Nonlinearly Constrained Nonlinear Programming: An Exact Penalty Approach with Projected Hessian Updates, The 13th International Symposium on Mathematical Programming, Chuo University, Tokyo, Japan, August 29–September 2, 1988.
      (30) Modeling Optimization Test Problem with a Finite Number of Characterized Points, First International Conference on Industrial and Applied Mathematics, Institute National de Recherche en Informatique et en Automatique, Paris, France, June 29 – July 3, 1987.
      (31) Nonlinear Programming Models for Testing Nonlinear Programming Algorithms, (with R.H. Bartels), The International Conference on Numerical Optimization and Applications, Xian Jiaotong University, Xian, Shaanxi, China, June 14–17, 1986.
      (32) An Automatic Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Generator with a Finite Number of Characterized Points, (with R.H. Bartels), 12th International Symposium on Mathematical Programming, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, U.S.A., August 5–9,1985.
      (33) An Exact PenaltyMethod for Solving Nonlinearly Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, (with R.H. Bartels), 11th Dundee Biennial Conference on Numerical Analysis, University of Dundee, Dundee, Scotland, June 25–28, 1985.
      (34) Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems, (with R.H. Bartels), XI. International Symposium on Mathematical Programming, Bonn University, Bonn, West Germany, August 23–27, 1982.
  • Technical Reports
    • (1) Solving Rank one Perturbed Linear Diophantine Systems by the ABS Methods, (with K. Amini), TR No. 4, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 15 Pages, 2002.
      (2) Algorithms for Computing the Greatest Common Divisor and their Applications to Solving Single Linear Diophantine Equations, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 22 Pages, 2002.
      (3) Radar Imaging of Perfectly Conducting Cylinders Using Cubic B-Splines and Genetic Algorithm, (with K. Barkeshli and M. Mokhtari), TR No. 2, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 23 Pages, 2002.
      (4) Karmarkar’s Interior Point Methods and Use of ABS Methods for Solving Linear Programming Problems: Numerical Results, (with M. Salahi, in Persian), TR No. 1, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 16 Pages, 2002.
      (5) Generating the Integer Null Space and Conditions for Determination of an Integer Basis Using the ABS Algorithms, (with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), TR No. 12, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 14 Pages, 2001.
      (6) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Integer Inequalities and Integer LP Problems, (with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 11 Pages, 2001.
      (7) Explicit ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems, (with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), TR No. 2, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 16 Pages, 2001.
      (8) Solving Some Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems in Real and Integer Spaces via the ABS Algorithms, (with H. Esmaeili), TR No. 13, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 20 Pages, 2000.
      (9) ABS Type Methods for Solving m Linear Equations in m/2 Steps, (with M. Adib and E. Spedicato), TR No. 8, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 22 Pages, 2000. (An earlier version was also published as “A New ABS Based Approach for Solving Linear Systems with a Rank two Update of the Abaffian”, (with M. Adib), TR No. 8, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 22 Pages, 1999).
      (10) Broyden’s Method as an ABS Algorithm, (with M. Adib and E. Spedicato), TR No. 1, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Italy, 12 Pages, 2000. (Also published as TR No. 5 with the same title and authors, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 14 Pages, 1999.)
      (11) A New ABS-type Approach for the Solution of Linear Systems with a Rank Two Update of the Abaffian Matrix, (with M. Adib, in Persian), TR No. 7, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 20 Pages, 1999.
      (12) ABS Methods and Solution of Linear Diophantine Equations, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 24 Pages, 1999.
      (13) Solution of Diophantine Linear Systems via the ABS Algorithms, (with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), TR No. 29, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy, 22 Pages, 1999. (An earlier version was also published as “ABS Methods and Solving Diophantine Linear Systems”, (with H. Esmaeili and E. Spedicato), TR No. 4, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 25 Pages, 1999.)
      (14) Broyden’s Method within the ABS Class of Algorithms, (with M. Adib, in Persian), TR No. 2, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 15 Pages, 1999.
      (15) A Local Method for Multiresolution of Smooth Models, (with F.F. Samavati, in Persian), TR No. 1, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Iran, 13 Pages, 1999.
      (16) A Filtered B-spline Model of Scanned Digital Images, (with F. Famil Samavati), TR No. CS-98-01, Department of Computer Science, York University, 16 pages, Jan. 1998.
      (17) ABS Methods for Solving Linear Systems, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), TR No. 4, Department of Mathematical Science, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 14 pages, 1996.
      (18) B-Spline Modeling, Generation, and Representations, (with S. Musavi, in Persian), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematical Science, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 32 pages, 1996.
      (19) Iterative Methods for Solving Linear Systems, (with H. Esmaeili, in Persian), TR No. 2, Department of Mathematical Science, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 15 pages, 1996.
      (20) Computational Nonlinear Least Squares in Electric Current Tomography, (with S.R. Seydnejad), TR No. 4, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 13 pages, 1994.
      (21) Geometric Modeling in Computers and Computer Graphics, (with F. Famil Samavati, in Persian), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 18 pages, 1994.
      (22) An Exact Penalty Method with Reduced Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Optimization Problems, TR No. 2, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 9 pages, 1993.
      (23) Optimization in Electrical Tomography, (with S.R. Seydnejad, in Persian), TR No. 3, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 7 pages, 1993.
      (24) Generating Constrained Nonlinear Programming Test Problems Having a Characterized Optimal Point, TR No. 4, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 18 Pages, April 1992.
      (25) Periodic Solution of Certain Three Dimensional Autonomous Systems, (with B. Mehri), TR No. 7, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 7 Pages, December 1991.
      (26) Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Models Having Multi-point Characterizations, Technical Report No. CS-88-04, Department of Computer Science, York University, 20 Pages, February 1988.
      (27) Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares: An Exact Penalty Approach with Projected Structured Quasi-Newton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels), Technical Report No. CS-87- 13, Department of Computer Science, York University, 21 Pages, October 1987.
      (28) CNLLS: A Nonlinearly Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Test Problem Generator, Technical Report No. CS-87-08, Department of Computer Science, York University, 54 Pages, June 1987 (Revised from TR CS-86-11).
      (29) CNLLS: A Nonlinearly Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Test Problem Generator, Technical Report No. CS-86-11, Department of Computer Science, York University, 51 Pages, October 1986.
      (30) Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares: An Exact Penalty Approach with Structured Quasi-Newton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels), Technical Report No. CS-86-03, Department of Computer Science, York University, 18 Pages, March 1986.
      (31) On Generating Test Problems for Nonlinear Programming Algorithms, (with R.H. Bartels), Technical Report No. CS-83-05, Department of Computer Science, York University, 30 Pages, August 1983.
  • Mathematical Software
    • Numerical Nonlinear Optimization Software Package Available:

      (1) Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems: Exact Penalty Method with Projected Structured Quasi-Newton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels).
      (2) Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems: The Successive Quadratic Programming with Watchdog Technique.
      (3) Software to Generate Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Test Problems with one Single Prescribed Point as an Optimizer.
      (4) Software to Generate Generally Constrained Nonlinear Programming Test Problems with One Single Prescribed Point as an Optimizer.
      (5) Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Programming Problems: Exact Penalty Method with Projected Quasi-Newton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels)
  • Invited Seminars
    • (1)

      A short  course on nonlinear  optimization  (4 two hour seminar series), Department of Computer  Science, University of Calgary,  Calgary,  Canada,  July 2015.

      (2)

      A short  course on nonlinear  optimization  (4 two hour seminar series), Department of Computer  Science, University of Calgary,  Calgary,  Canada,  July 2015.

      (3) Direct Methods for Solving Positive Definite Total  Least Squares Problems  Using Orthogonal Matrix Decompositions, Department of Computer  Science, University of Calgary, Calgary,  Canada,  July 2014.
      (4) Constrained nonlinear least squares: an exact penalty approach with structured approximate projected Hessian updates,  Department of Mathematics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University,  Shanghai, China, August  2, 2012.
      (5) Fuzzy LR linear systems:  New characterizations and algorithms  for solutions, Department of Mathematics, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China, August 2, 2012.
      (6) Integer ABS Class of Algorithms for Solving Linear Diophantine Equations, Department of Mathematics, University of Montpellier II, Montpellier, France, September 2006.
      (7) Rosser’s Algorithm as an ABS Algorithm and New Integer Extended ABS Class of Algorithms, Department of Mathematics, Statistics and Informatics, University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy, September 2006.
      (8) ABS Methods and Diophantine Equations, Department of Applied Mathematics, Sheikh Bahaie University, Isfahan, June 2006.
      (9) Application of ABS Algorithms to Solve Inequality Systems, Department of Mathematics, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, August 16, 2005.
      (10) Application of ABS Algorithms to Solve Diophantine Equations and Integer Optimization Problems, Department of Mathematics, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, August 15, 2005.
      (11) Solving Diophantine Systems and Optimization Problems Using ABS Methods, Mathematics Seminar Series in Research Week, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Dec. 12, 2005.
      (12) ABS Solution of Full Row Rank Linear Inequality Systems over Real and Integer Spaces, Department of Mathematics, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran, June 2004.
      (13) ABS Solution of Full Row Rank Linear Inequality Systems over Real and Integer Spaces, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, May 2004.
      (14) Matrix Computations and Optimization, Department of Mathematics, University of Qom, Qom, Iran, May 2004.
      (15) Matrix Computations and Optimization, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 2004.
      (16) Classes of ABS Methods for Solving Diophantine Equations, Certain Inequalities and LP Problems, Department of Computing and Software, Advanced Optimization Laboratory, McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada, March 2003.
      (17) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems over Real and Integer Spaces, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Sultan Qaboos University, Muscat, Oman, September 2002.
      (18) ABS Methods for Solving System of Linear Diophantine Equations, Certain Inequalities and LP Problems, Optimization Group, Department of Mathematics, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, May 2001.
      (19) ABS Methods for Solving System of Linear Diophantine Equations, Certain Inequalities and LP Problems, Department of Mechanics, Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China, May 2001.
      (20) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems over Real and Integer Spaces, Department of Mathematics, University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy, April 2001.
      (21) ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems over Real and Integer Spaces, Department of Mathematics, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, February 2001.
      (22) ABS Methods for Solving Diophantine Systems of Equations, Inequalities and Certain LP Problems, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy, September 2000.
      (23) Solving Diophantine Equations and Full Rank Inequalities via ABS Methods, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran, June 2000.
      (24) Design and Analysis of New Algorithms in Optimization, Research Achievements Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 18, 2000.
      (25) ABS Methods for Solving Systems of Diophantine Equations, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, June 1999.
      (26) ABS Methods for Solving System of Linear Integer Equations and Inequalities with Applications to LP Problems, Department of Mathematics, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran, May 1999.
      (27) Mathematical Models for Compact Digital Image Representations, Research Achievements Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 18, 1999.
      (28) Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Models Having Numerical Specifications, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran. Nov. 1, 1998.
      (29) Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems, Department of Mathematics, Statistics, Informatics and Applications, University of Bergamo, Bergamo, Italy, March 23, 1998.
      (30) ABS Iterative Methods for Solving Linear Integer Systems and Their Applications to Optimization, Research Achievements Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 18, 1998.
      (31) Iterative Methods for Solving Linear Systems, Research Achievements Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 15, 1997.
      (32) Geometric Reconstruction of Texts and Fonts from Scanned Image, Research Achievements Seminar, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 15, 1997.
      (33) Solving Constrained Optimization Problems by Reduced Hessian Updates, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, Amir Kabir Polytechnic University, Tehran, Iran, Sept. 1996.
      (34) On Solving Optimization Problems, The Graduate School of Basic Sciences, Zanjan, Iran, August 1996.
      (35) An Exact Penalty Method for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, April 1996.
      (36) An Exact Penalty Approach with BFGS Projected Hessian Updates for Solving Optimization Problems, The Graduate School of Basic Sciences, Zanjan, Iran, September 1995.
      (37) A Numerical Algorithm for Solving Optimization Problems, Department of Mathematics, University of Mazandaran, Babolsar, Iran, January 1995.
      (38) Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, Department of Mathematics, University of Isfahan, Isfahan, Iran, December 1994.
      (39) Successive Quadratic Programming Approach for Solving Nonlinear Optimization Problems, Department of Mathematics, Tarbiat Modarres University, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1994.
      (40) Unconstrained Nonlinear Optimization, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 1992.
      (41) Constrained Nonlinear Optimization, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 1992.
      (42) On Generating Nonlinear Optimization Problems, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 1991.
      (43) An Exact Penalty Algorithm Using Projected Structured BFGS Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, Department of Computer Science, York University, North York, Ontario, Canada, November 1988.
      (44) An Implementation of an Exact Penalty Algorithm for Solving Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems, School of Engineering and Computer Science, California State University, Sacramento, California, U.S.A., December 1986.
      (45) Modeling Optimization Test Problems with a Finite Number of Characterized Points, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, November 1986.
      (46) Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems, Department of Computer Science, York University, North York, Ontario, Canada, May 1982.
      (47) Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Generation, Department of Computer Science, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada, May 1982.
      (48) Test Scenarios in Nonlinear Programming, Department of Computer Science, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, April 1982.
      (49) Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems, Department of System Design, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, April 1982.
      (50) Nonlinear Least Squares and Test Problem Generation, Department of Mathematics, St. Mary’s University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, March 1982.
      (51) Nonlinear Optimization Test Problem Generation, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, April 1982.
  • Invited Panel Discussion
    • (1) University Curriculum in Mathematical Sciences in Iran, Member of the Panel, 4th Iranian Conference on Applied Mathematics, University of Sistan and Baluchestan, Zahedan, Iran, March 10-12, 2010.
      (2) Mathematics and Engineering, Member of the Panel, Symposium on Mathematics and Communications, Iran Telecom Research Center, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 19, 2000.
      (3) University Curriculum in Computer Science in Iran, Member of the Panel, Fourth Annual International CSI Computer Conference (CSICC’98), Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27, 1999.
      (4) University Curriculum in Computer Science, Member of the Panel, The First Annual CSI Computer Conference (CSICC ’95), Tehran, Iran, Dec. 1995.
      (5) Ph.D. Program in Applied Mathematics, Member of the Panel, The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1995.
      (6) Scientific Software Production, Chairman of the Panel, The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1995.
  • Sharif University of Technology
    Since 1991, I have taught the following courses at  Sharif University  of Technology in Applied Mathematics and Computer  Science programs  (the  letter  G in a parenthesis following the name of the course indicates  a graduate  level course):
    Numerical Analysis 1 and 2, Numerical Computations, Numerical methods  in Linear Algebra, Operations  Research 1 and 2, Advanced  Numerical Analysis (G),  Advanced Topics in Numerical Analysis (G),  Mathematical Programming  (G),  Advanced Operations  Research  I (G),  Nonlinear  Optimization (G),  Advanced Nonlinear  Optimization (G), Advanced Mathematical Software (G), Matrix Computations (G), Geometric Design and  Modeling (G),  Numerical  Linear Algebra (G),  Integer  Programming  and Network Design (G), Fuzzy Set Theory and Fuzzy Mathematical Programming  (G), Systems Programming  and Computer Data Management (G), Numerical Analysis Seminar (G), Scientific Computing  Seminar (G), Geometric Modeling Seminar (G), Linear Programming  Seminar (G), and Nonlinear Optimization Seminar (G).

    Teaching Activities Abroad (University of  Waterloo, York  University  and University of Bergamo):
    Courses Given (Name, Number,  Title,  Approximate  Enrollment)

    2002-2003
    Winter (York University, Canada)

    COSC 2001 Introduction to Theory of Computing  (65)

    2000-2001
    March-April 2001  (University of Bergamo, Italy)

    Nonlinear Optimization (G)         (2)

    1997-1998
    March-April 1998  (University of Bergamo, Italy)

    Nonlinear Optimization (G)         (3)

  • Fall (York University, Canada)
    COSC 3121.03     Numerical Computations I           (65)

    York University, Canada
    • Extension 03 or 06 following the course number indicates a term or a full-year (2 terms) course respectively.  The first digit of the course number indicates the year level of the course.  A course number  starting  with either 5 or 6 is a graduate  course.  Under Approximate  Enrollment the first figure indicates  the number  of students  taught by the Course Director and second figure is the total  number of students  in all sections of the course.

      Courses Given (Name, Number,  Title,  Approximate  Enrollment)

      1989–90
      COSC 5211.03 Numerical Linear Algebra (7)
      COSC 3242.03 Introduction to Numerical Computations II (10)
      COSC 1020.03 Introduction to Computer Science I (100)
      1988–89
      COSC 3240.06 (Winter only) Numerical Methods (10)
      COSC 1030.03 Introduction to Computer Science II (80)
      COSC 1020.03 Introduction to Computer Science I (100)
      1986–87
      COSC 4100.03B Numerical Nonlinear Optimization and Equations (10)
      COSC 4080.03(Course Director) Computer Science Project (10)
      COSC 1030.03(Course Director) Introduction to Computer Science II (80,160)
      COSC 1020.03(Course Director) Introduction to Computer Science I (70,180)
      1985–86
      MATH 6940.03B Advanced Topics in Computer Science (1)
      (Constrained Nonlinear Programming II)
      COSC 4100.03B Numerical Nonlinear Optimization and Equations (10)
      COSC 3240.06A(Course Director) Numerical Methods (30)
      COSC 3240.06B Numerical Methods (30)
      1984–85
      MATH 6940.03A Advanced Topics in Computer Science (1)
      (Constrained Nonlinear Programming I)
      COSC 4080.06 Computer Science Project (2)
      COSC 3240.06 (Course Director) Numerical Methods (30,70)
      COSC 2060.06 (Course Director) Data Structures (70,180)
      1983–84
      COSC 3240.06 (Course Director) Numerical Methods (40,80)
      COSC 2060.06 Data Structures (50)
      COSC 1020.03 Introduction to Computer Science I (70)
      1982–83
      CSC 303.06 A and B (Winter only) Modeling and Simulation (90)
      CSC 202.06 (Course Director) Machine Structures (60,120)
      CSC 102.03 A and B Introduction to Computer Science I (150)
  • University of Bergamo, Italy
    • March-April 2001
        Nonlinear Optimization (G) (2)
      1997-1998
      March-April 1998
        Nonlinear Optimization (G) (3)
  • University of Waterloo
    • 1981–82
      CS 370/570 Introduction to Scientific Computation: (50/10)
      Numerical Linear Algebra
      CS 210 (Course Director) Introduction to Numerical Computing (40)
  •  Involvement in Establishing Graduate Programs:
    • (1)

      Ministry  of Science, Research and Technology, 2010–2011. Committee  Chairman  to  propose  the  Ph.D.  program  in Computer  Science including complete course proposals in five areas of specializations:
       Scientific Computing,  Theory of Computing,  Formal Languages and Methods, Soft Computing and Intelligent Systems, and Theory of Systems; completed in August  2011.

      (2) Ministry of Culture and Higher Education, 1993-94.
      Committee Chairman to propose Undergraduate and Master’s programs in Computer Science including complete course proposals for the programs.
      (3) Master’s Program in Applied Mathematics, September 1992.
      (4) Master’s Program in Systems Programming, September 1992.
      (5) Master’s Program in Computer Science, September 1989.
  • York University
    • My contribution is primarily focused on the computer science curriculum development. During 1982–1990, I have been a member of The Computer Science Curriculum Committee (chairman of the Committee during the period 1986–88). Below is a summary of activities in which I have been closely involved.

  • Courses Developed
    • COSC 1020.03 Introduction to Computer Science I
      COSC 1030.03 Introduction to Computer Science II
      COSC 2060.06 Data Structures
      COSC/MATH 3241.03 Introduction to Numerical Computations I
      resulted from first half of formerly COSC 3240.06 supplemented with more linear algebra computations and spline interpolation.
      COSC/MATH 3242.03 Introduction to Numerical Computations II
      resulted from second half of formerly COSC 3240.06 supplemented with optimization of functions of several variables and nonlinear equations.
      COSC 4100.03B Numerical Nonlinear Optimization and Equations Special Topics given in 1985–86 and 1986–87.
      MATH 6940.03B A & B Constrained Nonlinear Programming I & II
      Advanced Topics in Computer Science given to one Mathematics graduate student in 1985. The content was later integrated with COSC 4100.03B above to form the graduate course COSC 5222.03.
      COSC 5211.03 Numerical Linear Algebra
  • Committee Memberships
    • Iranian Mathematical Society
      2002–2004
      National Commission on Advancement of Mathematics
      Ministry of Culture
      1994–Present
      Mathematics Year Book Selection Committee
      Ministry of Science, Research and Technology

      2000–Present
      National  Mathematics Center  of Excellence Committee

      1991–96, 2004–Present
      National Mathematics Professional Committee
      2004–Present
      University Olympiad Competitions
        Member of the Executive Committee
        Chairman of the Scientific Committee for Mathematics
        Chairman of the Executive Committee for Finals in Mathematics
        Chairman of the Executive Committee for Semi-finals in Mathematics
      2004–2008
      Institute for Physics and Mathematics (IPM)
        Mathematics Research Center (Scientific Council Member)
      2004–Present
      National Master’s Program College Entrance Examinations Committee on Pure and Applied Mathematics (Chairman)
      2000–Present
      National Master’s Program College Entrance Examinations Committee on Computer Science (Chairman)
      1992–2004
      National Master’s Program College Entrance Examinations Committee on Applied Mathematics (Co-Chairman)
      1995–2004
      Member of University Mathematics Olympiad Committee
      1993–96
      Mathematics Research Professional Scientific Committee
      1993–94
      Computer Science Task Force to Propose Computer Science Program (Chairman)
      Ministry of Education
      1991–1999
      National Computer Olympiad Committee
      Sharif University of Technology
      2004- 2010
      Elected Member of Faculty Welfare Committee
      2006-
      Center of Excellence in Computational Mathematics (Secretary)
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee (Industrial Mathematics and Computer Science)
      Faculty Curriculum Committee
      Faculty Research Committee (Chairman)
      Faculty Graduate Committee
      Faculty Informatics and Equipments Committee
      Library Committee (Chairman)

      2005–2010
      Center  of Excellence in Energy Conversion (Affiliated Professor)

      2004–2006
      Center of Excellence in Mathematics (Secretary)
      Faculty Council
      University Graduate Council
      Faculty Graduate Committee (Chairman)
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee (Industrial Mathematics and Computer Science)
      Faculty Curriculum Committee
      Faculty Planning Committee
      Informatics and Equipments Committee
      Faculty Students’ Competitions Committee
      2003–Present
      Center of Excellence in Mathematics (Member of the Executive Committee)
      2000–2003
      Center of Excellence in Mathematics (Chairman)
      2000–2003
      Council of the University
      Representative of the Council of the University to
      - University Long Term Planning Committee
      - University Short Term Planning Committee
      Council of the Deans
      Faculty Council (Chairman)
      Faculty Graduate Committee
      Faculty Curriculum Committee
      Faculty Planning Committee
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee (Chairman)
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Informatics and Equipments Committee
      Student Committee
      1998–2000
      Faculty Elected Representative to the Iranian Mathematical Society
      Faculty Elected Representative to the University Faculty Welfare Committee
      University Graduate Council
      University Graduate Council Representative to Council of the University
      Faculty Council
      Faculty Graduate Committee (Secretary and Chairman)
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee
      Faculty Education Committee
      Faculty Informatics Committee
      1995-1997
      University Graduate Council
      Faculty Council (Secretary)
      Faculty Graduate Committee (Secretary and Chairman)
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee
      Faculty Equipments Committee
      Faculty Informatics Committee
      1994–1995
      University Graduate Council
      University Research Council
      Systems Programming Executive Committee
      Faculty Council (Secretary)
      Faculty Appointments and Promotions Committee
      Faculty Graduate Committee (Secretary and Chairman)
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Equipments Committee
      Faculty Informatics Committee
      1992–94
      University Research Council
      University Research Projects Review Committee (Secretary, 1992–93)
      Systems Programming Executive Committee
      Faculty Faculty Council
      Faculty Graduate Committee
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Informatics Committee
      Faculty Industrial Link Committee (Chairman)
      1990–92
      University Research Council
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Council
      Faculty Graduate Committee
      Faculty Research Committee
      Faculty Informatics Committee
      Faculty Industrial Link Committee (Chairman)
      Faculty Technical Reports Committee (Chairman)
      York University

      1989–90
      Department Curriculum  Committee
      Department Graduate Faculty

      1989–90
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Graduate Faculty
      1988–89
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Graduate Mathematics Representative
      Mathematics Graduate Faculty
      1987–88
      Department Curriculum Committee (Chairman)
      Mathematics Graduate Faculty
      Department Graduate Mathematics Representative
      1986–87
      Department Curriculum Committee (Chairman)
      Department Research Equipment Committee
      Department Tenure and Promotions Committee
      Department Petitions Committee
      Department Graduate Mathematics Representative
      Mathematics Graduate Faculty
      Department Mathematical Software Subcommittee of Graduate Faculty
      1985–86
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Research Equipment Committee
      Department Appointments Committee
      Task Force to Study Department Workload (Chairman)
      Ad Hoc Committee on Teaching Award (Chairman)
      1984–85
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Awards Committee
      1983–84
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Equipment Committee (Chairman)
      1982–83
      Department Curriculum Committee
      Department Equipment Committee
      Department Awards Committee

Vice President-Research, Ghiaseddin  Jamshid  Kashani
Institute of Higher Education

2011-2015
Chairman  of Computer  Science Department, Faculty  of Mathematical Sciences
2007-2011
Director of National  Scientific University Olympiads  (16 University Olympiads  in Science, Engineering, Social Sciences and Arts)
2004-Present
Chairman of the International Scientific University Olympiad in Mathematics
2006–2008
Associate Dean For Research
1994–96, 1998–2000, 2004–2006
Associate Dean for Graduate Studies
2000–2002
Dean of Faculty of Mathematical Sciences
1994
Associate Dean for Research
1992–93
University Research Director
1991–92
Faculty Representative in Charge of Research Affairs
  • Teaching
    Numerical Computations and Analysis, Numerical Linear Algebra, Matrix Computations,  Scientific Computing,  Optimization (Linear and Nonlinear Programming), Interior-Point Methods for Linear Programming, Operations  Research, Systems Analysis, Theory of Algorithms,  Data  Structures, Machine Structures, Discrete Structures, Theory  of Automata and Computing,  Mathematical Software, Geometric  Design and Modeling, Fuzzy  Sets and  Systems,  Integer  Programming  and Network  Design, Dynamic Programming.
     
  • Research
    Numerical Optimization (Linear and Nonlinear Programming), Fuzzy Linear Programming and Multi-objective  Programming,  ABS Methods and Applications  to Diophantine  Systems and  Linear Programming, Optimization Test  Problem Generation,  Numerical Linear Algebra, Linear and Nonlinear Least Squares, Mathematical Software, Scientific Computing,  Mathematical Modeling and Data Fitting,  Geometric Design and Modeling.