Current research projects

  • The Linkage project: Optimising experimental design for robust product development: a case study for high-efficiency energy generation funded by Australian Research Council and Ceramic Fuel Cells Limited at School of Mathematical Sciences, Faculty of Science, Monash University, Australia.

Previous research experience

  • The project in papermaking industry funded by the EffNet Research Program WP9 (Optimization Structures and Operation of Entire Production Systems) of FIBIC and TEKES (the Finnish Funding Agency for Technology and Innovation) in Industrial Optimization Group, Department of Mathematical Information Technology, University of Jyväskylä, Finland, 2011-2013.
  • Involved in the project Applying Systems Engineering Concepts to Improve Efficiency, Patient Satisfaction, and Quality of Care in a Veterans Health Administration Medical Center in the Center for Applied Optimization, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Florida, USA, 2010.

Research Students

  • Mojdeh Shirazi Manesh, PhD: Optimal design of experiments for expensive black box optimisation. Co-advisor with Prof. Kate Smith-Miles (main advisor) and Prof. Rob Hyndman, Monash University.