Maziar Yazdani
Casual Academic

Maziar Yazdani

Postgraduate Research Student
School of Built Environment

Maziar’s research focuses on designing a smart disaster response system using integrated optimisation-simulation models to build future cities more resilience against disasters.  Under the supervision of Dr Mohammad Mojtahedi, Associate Professor Imriyas Kamardeen, Professor Martin Loosemore, Professor David Sanderson, the title of his thesis is ‘designing a smart disaster response system for urban areas in Australia’.

Location
Red Center Building, University Mall, Kensington NSW 2033

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M; Sanderson D; Dixit V, 2021, 'Hospital evacuation modelling: A critical literature review on current knowledge and research gaps', International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, vol. 66, pp. 102627 - 102627, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2021.102627
    Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Kabirifar K; Frimpong BE; Shariati M; Mirmozaffari M; Boskabadi A, 2021, 'Improving construction and demolition waste collection service in an urban area using a simheuristic approach: A case study in Sydney, Australia', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 280, pp. 124138 - 124138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124138
    Journal articles | 2021
    Wei W; Mojtahedi M; Yazdani M; Kabirifar K, 2021, 'The alignment of australia’s national construction code and the sendai framework for disaster risk reduction in achieving resilient buildings and communities', Buildings, vol. 11, pp. 429 - 429, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/buildings11100429
    Journal articles | 2021
    Shahmansouri AA; Yazdani M; Ghanbari S; Akbarzadeh Bengar H; Jafari A; Farrokh Ghatte H, 2021, 'Artificial neural network model to predict the compressive strength of eco-friendly geopolymer concrete incorporating silica fume and natural zeolite', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.123697
    Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Kabirifar K; Fathollahi-Fard AM; Mojtahedi M, 2021, 'Production scheduling of off-site prefabricated construction components considering sequence dependent due dates', Environmental Science and Pollution Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-021-16285-0
    Journal articles | 2021
    Morasaei A; Ghabussi A; Aghlmand S; Yazdani M; Baharom S; Assilzadeh H, 2021, 'Simulation of steel–concrete composite floor system behavior at elevated temperatures via multi-hybrid metaheuristic framework', Engineering with Computers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00366-020-01228-z
    Journal articles | 2020
    Mirmozaffari M; Yazdani M; Boskabadi A; Dolatsara HA; Kabirifar K; Golilarz NA, 2020, 'A novel machine learning approach combined with optimization models for eco-efficiency evaluation', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app10155210
    Journal articles | 2020
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M, 2020, 'Enhancing evacuation response to extreme weather disasters using public transportation systems: A novel simheuristic approach', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 7, pp. 195 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/JCDE/QWAA017
    Journal articles | 2019
    Yazdani M; Babagolzadeh M; Kazemitash N; Saberi M, 2019, 'Reliability estimation using an integrated support vector regression – variable neighborhood search model', Journal of Industrial Information Integration, vol. 15, pp. 103 - 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jii.2019.03.001
    Journal articles | 2019
    Chen Y; Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Newton S, 2019, 'The impact on neighbourhood residential property valuations of a newly proposed public transport project: The Sydney Northwest Metro case study', Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives, vol. 3, pp. 100070 - 100070, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trip.2019.100070
    Journal articles | 2019
    Aghapour AH; Yazdani M; Jolai F; Mojtahedi M, 2019, 'Capacity planning and reconfiguration for disaster-resilient health infrastructure', Journal of Building Engineering, vol. 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2019.100853
    Journal articles | 2018
    Yazdani M; Jolai F; Taleghani M; Yazdani R, 2018, 'A modified imperialist competitive algorithm for a two-agent single-machine scheduling under periodic maintenance consideration', International Journal of Operational Research, vol. 32, pp. 127 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJOR.2018.092011
    Journal articles | 2018
    Yazdani M; Jolai F; Taleghani M; Yazdani R, 2018, 'A modified imperialist competitive algorithm for a two-agent single-machine scheduling under periodic maintenance consideration', International Journal of Operational Research, vol. 32, pp. 127 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/ijor.2018.10013120
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yazdani M; Aleti A; Khalili SM; Jolai F, 2017, 'Optimizing the sum of maximum earliness and tardiness of the job shop scheduling problem', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 107, pp. 12 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cie.2017.02.019
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yazdani M; Khalili SM; Babagolzadeh M; Jolai F, 2017, 'A single-machine scheduling problem with multiple unavailability constraints: A mathematical model and an enhanced variable neighborhood search approach', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 46 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcde.2016.08.001
    Journal articles | 2016
    Yazdani M; Khalili SM; Jolai F, 2016, 'A parallel machine scheduling problem with two-agent and tool change activities: an efficient hybrid metaheuristic algorithm', International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 29, pp. 1075 - 1088, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0951192X.2015.1130261
    Journal articles | 2016
    Azadeh A; Seif J; Sheikhalishahi M; Yazdani M, 2016, 'An integrated support vector regression-imperialist competitive algorithm for reliability estimation of a shearing machine', International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 29, pp. 16 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0951192X.2014.1002810
    Journal articles | 2016
    Yazdani M; Jolai F, 2016, 'Lion Optimization Algorithm (LOA): A nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithm', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 24 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcde.2015.06.003
  • Conference Papers | 2019
    Yazdani M; Hajizadeh F; Ghazi-Mazhrebi S, 2019, 'Examining liberalization of railway communication services', in 2019 International Symposium on Networks, Computers and Communications, ISNCC 2019, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/ISNCC.2019.8909182
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M, 2018, 'Developing a Comprehensive Disaster Evacuation Planning Model for Urban Areas in Australia', Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Decision Making Under Uncertainty and Humanitarian Applications, AMSI Optimise 2018 Melbourne June 2018, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 18 June 2018 - 22 June 2018, https://optimise.amsi.org.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/52/2018/06/opt-18-program-abstract-booklet.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M, 2018, 'Clustering Analysis of Vulnerable Areas in Australia’s Cities Against Disasters', in Decision Making Under Uncertainty and Humanitarian Applications, Australian Mathematical Sciences Institute, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, presented at Decision Making Under Uncertainty and Humanitarian Applications, AMSI Optimise 2018, The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia, 18 June 2018 - 22 June 2018, https://optimise.amsi.org.au/wp-content/uploads/sites/52/2018/06/opt-18-program-abstract-booklet.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Khodaee A; Yazdani M; Hajizadeh F, 2018, 'Examining liberalization of iranian railway communication services', in ICRT 2017: Railway Development, Operations, and Maintenance - Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Rail Transportation 2017, pp. 169 - 180, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/9780784481257.019
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Khalili SM; Babagolzadeh M; Yazdani M; Saberi M; Chang E, 2016, 'A bi-objective model for relief supply location in post-disaster management', in Xhafa F; Barolli L; Snasel V; Zelinka I (eds.), Proceedings - 2016 International Conference on Intelligent Networking and Collaborative Systems, IEEE INCoS 2016, IEEE, Ostrava, CZECH REPUBLIC, pp. 428 - 434, presented at 8th International Conference on Intelligent Networking and Collaborative Systems (INCoS), Ostrava, CZECH REPUBLIC, 07 - 09 September 2016, http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/INCoS.2016.59
    Journal articles | 2021
    Shahmansouri AA; Yazdani M; Ghanbari S; Akbarzadeh Bengar H; Jafari A; Farrokh Ghatte H, 2021, 'Artificial neural network model to predict the compressive strength of eco-friendly geopolymer concrete incorporating silica fume and natural zeolite', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 279, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.123697
    Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Kabirifar K; Frimpong BE; Shariati M; Mirmozaffari M; Boskabadi A, 2021, 'Improving construction and demolition waste collection service in an urban area using a simheuristic approach: A case study in Sydney, Australia', Journal of Cleaner Production, vol. 280, pp. 124138 - 124138, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jclepro.2020.124138
    Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M; Sanderson D; Dixit V, 2021, 'Hospital evacuation modelling: A critical literature review on current knowledge and research gaps', International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction, vol. 66, pp. 102627 - 102627, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijdrr.2021.102627
    Journal articles | 2021
    Morasaei A; Ghabussi A; Aghlmand S; Yazdani M; Baharom S; Assilzadeh H, 2021, 'Simulation of steel–concrete composite floor system behavior at elevated temperatures via multi-hybrid metaheuristic framework', Engineering with Computers, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00366-020-01228-z
    Journal articles | 2021
    Yazdani M; Kabirifar K; Fathollahi-Fard AM; Mojtahedi M, 2021, 'Production scheduling of off-site prefabricated construction components considering sequence dependent due dates', Environmental Science and Pollution Research, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-021-16285-0
    Journal articles | 2021
    Wei W; Mojtahedi M; Yazdani M; Kabirifar K, 2021, 'The alignment of australia’s national construction code and the sendai framework for disaster risk reduction in achieving resilient buildings and communities', Buildings, vol. 11, pp. 429 - 429, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/buildings11100429
    Journal articles | 2021
    Ghafourian K; Kabirifar K; Mahdiyar A; Yazdani M; Ismail S; Tam VWY, 2021, 'A Synthesis of Express Analytic Hierarchy Process (EAHP) and Partial Least Squares-Structural Equations Modeling (PLS-SEM) for Sustainable Construction and Demolition Waste Management Assessment: The Case of Malaysia', Recycling, vol. 6, pp. 73 - 73, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/recycling6040073
    Journal articles | 2020
    Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Loosemore M, 2020, 'Enhancing evacuation response to extreme weather disasters using public transportation systems: A novel simheuristic approach', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 7, pp. 195 - 210, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/JCDE/QWAA017
    Journal articles | 2020
    Mirmozaffari M; Yazdani M; Boskabadi A; Dolatsara HA; Kabirifar K; Golilarz NA, 2020, 'A novel machine learning approach combined with optimization models for eco-efficiency evaluation', Applied Sciences (Switzerland), vol. 10, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/app10155210
    Journal articles | 2019
    Aghapour AH; Yazdani M; Jolai F; Mojtahedi M, 2019, 'Capacity planning and reconfiguration for disaster-resilient health infrastructure', Journal of Building Engineering, vol. 26, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jobe.2019.100853
    Journal articles | 2019
    Chen Y; Yazdani M; Mojtahedi M; Newton S, 2019, 'The impact on neighbourhood residential property valuations of a newly proposed public transport project: The Sydney Northwest Metro case study', Transportation Research Interdisciplinary Perspectives, vol. 3, pp. 100070 - 100070, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.trip.2019.100070
    Journal articles | 2019
    Yazdani M; Babagolzadeh M; Kazemitash N; Saberi M, 2019, 'Reliability estimation using an integrated support vector regression – variable neighborhood search model', Journal of Industrial Information Integration, vol. 15, pp. 103 - 110, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jii.2019.03.001
    Journal articles | 2018
    Yazdani M; Jolai F; Taleghani M; Yazdani R, 2018, 'A modified imperialist competitive algorithm for a two-agent single-machine scheduling under periodic maintenance consideration', International Journal of Operational Research, vol. 32, pp. 127 - 155, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/IJOR.2018.092011
    Journal articles | 2018
    Yazdani M; Jolai F; Taleghani M; Yazdani R, 2018, 'A modified imperialist competitive algorithm for a two-agent single-machine scheduling under periodic maintenance consideration', International Journal of Operational Research, vol. 32, pp. 127 - 127, http://dx.doi.org/10.1504/ijor.2018.10013120
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yazdani M; Aleti A; Khalili SM; Jolai F, 2017, 'Optimizing the sum of maximum earliness and tardiness of the job shop scheduling problem', Computers and Industrial Engineering, vol. 107, pp. 12 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cie.2017.02.019
    Journal articles | 2017
    Yazdani M; Khalili SM; Babagolzadeh M; Jolai F, 2017, 'A single-machine scheduling problem with multiple unavailability constraints: A mathematical model and an enhanced variable neighborhood search approach', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 4, pp. 46 - 59, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcde.2016.08.001
    Journal articles | 2016
    Yazdani M; Khalili SM; Jolai F, 2016, 'A parallel machine scheduling problem with two-agent and tool change activities: an efficient hybrid metaheuristic algorithm', International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 29, pp. 1075 - 1088, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0951192X.2015.1130261
    Journal articles | 2016
    Azadeh A; Seif J; Sheikhalishahi M; Yazdani M, 2016, 'An integrated support vector regression-imperialist competitive algorithm for reliability estimation of a shearing machine', International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing, vol. 29, pp. 16 - 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/0951192X.2014.1002810
    Journal articles | 2016
    Yazdani M; Jolai F, 2016, 'Lion Optimization Algorithm (LOA): A nature-inspired metaheuristic algorithm', Journal of Computational Design and Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 24 - 36, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcde.2015.06.003

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