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Systems Engineering

Systems & Mechanical Engineering
Engineering Technology Center
Room Q128
678-915-3060
1100 South Marietta Pkwy
Marietta, GA 30060

Kamran S. Moghaddam, Ph.D., CQE

Assistant Professor, Division of Engineering
Office: G172
Phone: 678-915-4971
Email: kmoghadd@spsu.edu

Kamran S. Moghaddam, Ph.D., CQE, is an Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering at Southern Polytechnic State University. He received his B.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Tehran, M.S. in Industrial Engineering from Tehran Polytechnic and his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Louisville. Over the past 10 years, Dr. Moghaddam has conducted work and research in the field of industrial and systems engineering in a variety of environments. He has been involved in development of simulation and optimization of multi-reservoir system operation, mathematical and computer models for transportation systems, optimal maintenance and replacement scheduling in multi-component systems, and a real-time decision support system for healthcare and public health protection sponsored by Department of Homeland Security. Dr. Moghaddam’s research interests are systems reliability optimization, energy systems optimization, and operations and supply chain management.

 

EDUCATION

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Louisville, (2010)

M.S., Industrial Engineering, Tehran Polytechnic, (2003)

B.S., Applied Mathematics, University of Tehran, (2001)

 

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Systems Reliability Optimization
Energy Systems Optimization
Operations and Supply Chain Management

 

TEACHING INTERESTS

Systems Reliability and Maintainability
Operations Research
Computer Simulation
Applied Statistics and Probability


PUBLISHED JOURNAL PAPERS

Moghaddam,K. S., DePuy, G. W., (2011) Farm Management Optimization using Chance Constrained Programming Method, Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, Vol. 77, No. 2, pp. 229-237.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., (2011) A New Multi-Objective Optimization Model for Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling of Multi-Component Systems, Engineering Optimization, Vol. 43, No. 7, pp. 701-719.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., (2011) Sensitivity Analysis and Comparison of Algorithms in Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling Optimization Models, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 61, No. 1, pp. 64-75.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., (2011) Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling for Repairable and Maintainable Systems using Dynamic Programming, Computers and Industrial Engineering, Vol. 60, No. 4, pp. 654-665.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., (2010) Optimal Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Schedules with Variable Improvement Factor, Journal of Quality in Maintenance Engineering, Vol. 16, No. 3, pp. 271-287.

Moghaddam,K. S., Seifi, A., Mousavi, S. J., (2005) A Primal-Dual Algorithm for Optimal Operation of Multi-Reservoir Systems, Iran Water Resources Research, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 16-28.

Mousavi, S. J., Moghaddam,K. S., Seifi, A., (2004) Application of an Interior-Point Algorithm to the Optimization of a Large-Scale Reservoir System, Water Resources Management, Vol. 18, No. 6, pp. 519-540.

 

REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

Paleshi, A., Evans, G. W., Heragu, S. S., Moghaddam, K. S., (2011)Simulation of Mitigation Strategies for a Pandemic Influenza, Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference, December 11-14, 2011, Phoenix, AZ, USA.

Paleshi, A., Evans, G. W., Heragu, S. S., Moghaddam, K. S., (2011) Disease Spread Model to Evaluate Intervention Strategies during Pandemic Influenza, Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 21-25, 2011, Reno, NV, USA.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., (2009) Maintenance Scheduling of Multi-Component Systems using Multi-Objective Simulated Annealing, Proceedings of the 2009 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 30-June 3, 2009, Miami, FL, USA, pp. 2189-2194.

Moghaddam,K. S., Seifi, A., Mousavi, S. J., (2004) Optimal Operation of Karoun-Dez Reservoir System, Proceedings of the 3rd Industrial Engineering National Conference, July 13-14, 2004, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran.

Moghaddam,K. S., Mousavi, S. J., Seifi, A., (2004) Optimization of Karoun-Dez Reservoir System Operation, Proceedings of the First National Congress of Civil Engineering, May 10-12, 2004, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

Paleshi, A., Evans, G. W., Heragu, S. S., Moghaddam, K. S., Simulation of Mitigation Strategies for a Pandemic Influenza, Winter Simulation Conference 2011, December 11-14, 2011, Phoenix, AZ, USA.

Moghaddam, K. S., Yang, X., Design and Analysis of a Multi-Product Assembly Line using Open Queuing Networks, INFORMS Annual Meeting 2011, November 13-16, Charlotte, NC, USA.

Paleshi, A., Evans, G. W., Heragu, S. S., Moghaddam, K. S., Disease Spread Model to Evaluate Intervention Strategies during Pandemic Influenza, Industrial Engineering Research Conference 2011, May 21-25, 2011, Reno, NV, USA.

Paleshi, A., Evans, G. W., Heragu, S. S., Moghaddam, K. S., Disease Spread Model to Evaluate Intervention Strategies during Pandemic Influenza, 2011 Health and Humanitarian Logistics Conference, Georgia Institute of Technology, March 3-4, 2011, Atlanta, GA, USA.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., Effect of Variable Improvement Factor on Optimal Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Schedules, INFORMS Annual Meeting 2010, November 7-10, 2010, Austin, TX, USA.

Alvanpour, A., Scott, D. A., Moghaddam,K. S., Mayer, L. S., Does oral cancer screening at Kentucky State Fair (1992-2010) adequately identify tobacco users?, 8th Annual Conference of the International Society for the Prevention of Tobacco Induced Diseases, September 29-October 1st, Boston, MA, USA.

Moghaddam, K. S., Usher, J. S., Sensitivity Analysis and Comparison of Algorithms in Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling Optimization Models, INFORMS Annual Meeting 2009, October 11-14, 2009, San Diego, CA, USA.

Moghaddam, K. S., Preventive Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling: Models and Algorithms, 8th Annual Doctoral Colloquium at the Industrial Engineering Research Conference 2009, May 31, 2009, Miami, FL, USA.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., Maintenance Scheduling of Multi-Component Systems Using Multi-Objective Simulated Annealing, Industrial Engineering Research Conference 2009, May 30-June 3, 2009, Miami, FL, USA.

Moghaddam,K. S., Usher, J. S., Cost Optimal Maintenance and Replacement Scheduling, INFORMS Annual Meeting 2008, October 12-15, 2008, Washington D.C., USA.

Moghaddam,K. S., Seifi, A., Mousavi, S. J., Optimal Operation of Karoun-Dez Reservoir System, The 3rd Industrial Engineering National Conference, July 13-14, 2004, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran.

Moghaddam,K. S., Mousavi, S. J., Seifi, A., Optimization of Karoun-Dez Reservoir System Operation, The First National Congress of Civil Engineering, May 10-12, 2004, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran.

Moghaddam, K. S., Simulation of Karoun-Dez Reservoir System Operation, Student Conference in Industrial Engineering, October 2003, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran.

 

HONORS AND AWARD

Outstanding Graduate Student Scholarship Award, Apr 2010
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA

Engineering Exposition Competition Award, Mar 2010
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA

Graduate Fellowship
University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, USA

  • GrosscurthFellowship, Jan 2007 - Dec 2008
  • William T. Runner Fellowship, Jan 2009 - Apr 2010

Nominated for Institute of Industrial Engineers Doctoral Colloquium, May 2009
Industrial Engineering Research Conference, May 2009, Miami, FL, USA

American Society for Quality Scholarship Award, Apr 2008
Louisville, KY, USA

Paper Competition Award in Industrial Engineering Conference, Nov 2003
Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Tehran, Iran


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         
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