Davod joined the PhD program in Business Administration (Management Science) in September 2014. His research interest is in the development and application of Operations Research techniques to the solution of Logistics Problems.
Supervisor: Manish Verma
SD Hosseini, M Akbarpour Shirazi, B Karimi. Cross-docking and milk run logistics in a consolidation network: A hybrid of harmony search and simulated annealing approach. Journal of Manufacturing Systems 2014; 33 (4): 567-577.
SD Hosseini, M Akbarpour Shirazi, SMT Fatemi Ghomi. Harmony search optimization algorithm for a novel transportation problem in a consolidation network. Engineering Optimization 2014; 46 (11): 1538-1552.
S Rahmanzadeh, SD Hosseini, M Akbarpour Shirazi, SMT Fatemi Ghomi. Truck capacity analysis in a cross-dock transportation network considering direct shipment. Journal of Advanced Transportation 2014; 48 (7): 891-901.
Davod has worked with the Project Management Team of a leading private company in Tehran, Iran for about three years. He had the responsibility of Project Planning and Control for the Engineering and Construction of two pharmaceutical factories in Iran.