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Maral Zafar Allahyari

Maral Zafar Allahyari

Research Assistant

I completed my second M.Sc in Industrial and Manufacturing System Engineering in 2014. I hold B.Sc in Applied Mathematics from Ferdowsi University of Mashhad in Iran, M.Sc in Industrial Management from Guilan University in Iran. My research interests are operations research, production analysis, and statistical analysis.


  • Mathematical Modeling and Optimization
  • Metaheuristic Algorithms Programming in Facility Layout Planning
  • Combinatorial Approaches to Mathematical Programming
  • Foundation of Simulation Modeling
  • Designing Forecasting Algorithms using Artificial Neural Network
  • Statistical Analysis

Teaching Experience:

  • Operations Research
  • Statistics Theory and Probabilities
  • Quality Management and Productivity
  • Quality Control
  • Information System
  • Macro Economics
  • Health and Safety
  • Organization and Management Theory
  • Creativity and Problem Solving Technique
  • Computer Aided Design
  • System Analysis and Design

Computer Proficiency:

  • Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point, Viso)
  • Optimization’s Software: Lingo, Xpress
  • Forecasting Software: Alyuda forecaster
  • Econometric Software: Eviews
  • Statistical Software: SPC; MINITAB; LISREL
  • Project Management’s Software: MSP
  • Decision Making’s Software: Expert Choice
  • Simulation’s Software: AnyLogic, PlantSim, Flexsim, ProModel
  • Computer Aided Design: AutoCad, NX, NX I-Deas 

Writing Program Language:

  • C++
  • Pascal
  • VBA
  • Java