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Vahid Hajipour

Assistant Professor, FANAP Studies & Research Center, Tehran, IRAN


Vahid Hajipour is Assistant Professor of Industrial & System Engineering at the Azad University, West Tehran Branch in Iran. He also holds a visiting professorship position in Industrial Engineering at the Alzahra and Kharazmi Universities. Dr. Hajipour is a member of the Iranian National Elite Foundation and Young Researchers Club. He is the recipient of the 2011, 2013, 2014, and 2015 Distinguished Young Researcher Award and the 2016 Distinguished Researcher Award at Azad University. He received his BS, MS, and PhD in Industrial Engineering from the Bu Ali Sina University in Hamedan, Iran. His research interests are in facility location modelling, supply chain network design, reliability theory, queuing theory, computational intelligence, and Uncertainty Management. Dr. Hajipour has published two books and more than 60 papers in academic journals and conferences such as Computers & Operations ResearchApplied Mathematical ModellingComputer and Industrial EngineeringIEEE Transaction of Engineering ManagementJournal of Intelligent ManufacturingApplied Soft ComputingInternational Journal of System ScienceEngineering OptimizationMeasurementInternational Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, among others. Dr. Hajipour was inducted in Alpha Iota Delta (the International Honor Society for Decision Sciences and Information Systems) in 2017 in the United States.