PersonnelMr. Alireza Forouzangohar

Alireza Forouzangohar

Alireza Forouzangohar


  • B.Sc. Industrial Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Iran, 2011
  • M.Sc. Industrial Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Iran, 2015


Alireza Forouzangohar entered Amirkabir University of Technology which is one the prestigious and competetive universities in Iran in 2011. He started his research on the Logistics and Supply Chain Management(SCM) field under supervion of Dr. Sheikh Sajadieh. He focused on the SCM assessment models (like SCOR, Lambert, and Philips) and published a book about the application of the aforementioned models at the university official publication. After completion of his Bachelor degree, he was awarded admission to M.Sc program at Amirkabir university. He pursued his research in the SCM field and expanded it to urban logistics under the guidance of  Prof. Moattar Hosseini. He completed his master thesis about fire station districting problem, and applied the results of that in a real case in Tehran. After graduation, he got the admission to PhD program of Dalhousie University IE department, and joined MARS group on Jan 2019. Now, he is working on Search and Rescue (SAR) optimization problem with Prof. Ron Pelot and Prof. Goerlandt in MARS group.

Research Interests

  • Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Supply Chain Assessment models
  • Emergency logistics
  • Facility Location Problem
  • Districting Problem
  • Search and Rescue (SAR) Optimization
  • Marine Search and Rescue
  • Risk and Safety Management
  • Marine risk analysis