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

Conference Articles

  • Ali Ghadyani, Alireza Forouzangohar; “Investigation and Comparison of Lean, Agile and LeAgile Approaches in Supply Chain Management”; 2nd National Conference on Researches of Industrial Engineering; Tehran; Iran; 3 September; 2015

  • Alireza Forouzangohar, Ali Ghadyani; “ Outsourcing Logistics Activities to the Third-Party Companies: A Case in China”; 2nd International Conference on New Challenges in Management and Business; Ardabil; Iran; 9-10 September; 2015

  • Ali Ghadyani, Alireza Forouzangohar, Mohsen Sheikh Sajadieh; “ Investigating the Implementation Barriers of Lean Approach and Kaizen Activities in Workshop Floor Level and Presenting Three Frameworks for Its Implementation”; International Conference on Modern Research in Management; Tehran; Iran; 30 November; 2015

  • Ali Ghadyani, Alireza Forouzangohar; “Investigating Principal Concepts of Total Productive Maintenance(TPM) and Environmental Impacts of Maintenance”; The International Congress on Management; Tehran; Iran; 15 January; 2016

  • Alireza Forouzangohar, Ali Ghadyani, Mohsen Sheikh Sajadieh; “A Survey of Principle Concepts of Perishable and Local Goods Distribution and a Case Study in SOL & Samodlarna”; 2nd Conference Tool & Techniques Management; Tehran; Iran; 2016

  • Alireza Forouzangohar, Ali Ghadyani, Mohsen Sheikh Sajadieh; “Study the challenges of sharing information is supply chains and development of a contingency approach” 12th International Conference on Industrial Engineering; Kharazmi University; Tehran; Iran; January 25-26; 2016

  • Seyyed Hadi Jalali, Marzieh Aghileh, Alireza Forouzangohar, Hamid Reza Seifi; “Investigating principal concepts of Shared leadership and its position in vertical and lateral approaches” 3rd International Conference on Management Challenges and Solutions; Shiraz; Iran; 2016


  • Alireza Forouzangohar, Ali Ghadyani, Mohsen Sheikh Sjadieh; “Assessment Technics in Supply Chain Management”; Tehran; Jahad Daneshgahi Publication (Amirkabir University of Technology); 2016