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1)  Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares and Generating Nonlinear Programming Test Problems: Algorithmic Approach, Ph.D. Dissertation (Advisor: Richard H. Bartels), Department of Mathematical Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, October 1981. 
2)  Rosenbrock's Method for Unconstrained Nonlinear Minimization and its Modification for General Goal Programming (Design and Implementation), Master's Paper (Advisor: Webb Miller), Computer Science Department, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, August 1976 
23. Algorithms for solving fuzzy linear and quadratic problems directly and duality results for bipolar fuzzy optimization problems, Ph.D. Dissertation by Khatere GhorbaniMoghadam (in Persian), 102 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, February 2019. 22. Supply chain network design by multilevel programming under uncertainty, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi), Ph.D. Dissertation by Raheleh Nourifar (in Persian), 182 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, September 2018. 21. Some duality results in multiple objective linear and nonlinear programming and a nonmonotone quasiNewton algorithm for unconstrained multiple objective optimization, Ph.D. Dissertation by Farnaz Salehi Sadaghiani (in Persian), 79 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, October 2017. 20. New EIV models for solving positive definite and positive semidefinite linear systems with application to computing positive definite solutions of nonlinear matrix equations, Ph.D. Dissertation by Negin Bagherpour (in Persian), 91 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, September 2015. 19. Interval type2 fuzzy sets with application to decision making, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi), Ph.D. Dissertation by Armaghan Heidarzade (in Persian), 130 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, fall 2015. 18. Mathematical programming model for locationallocationrouting problem in transportation network with populationdependent deterministic or probabilistic travel times, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi), Ph.D. Dissertation by Saber Shiripour (in Persian), 213 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazan daran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, summer 2015. 17. A multiobjective optimization model for webbased convergent product networks using the Steiner tree, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi), Ph.D. Dissertation by Reza Hassanzadeh (in Persian), 157 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, summer 2014. 16. Evaluating reliability of a stochasticflow network in terms of all up per and lower boundary points, Ph.D. Dissertation by Majid Forghanelahabad (in Persian), 106 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 2014. 15. Superlinear exact penalty algorithms with structured projected hessian updates in broyden’s family for constrained nonlinear least squares, Ph.D. Dissertation by Narges Bidabadi, 87 Pages (in Persian), Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 2012. 14. Superlinearly convergent exact penalty projected structured schemes for constrained nonlinear least squares, ph.d. dissertation by Mohammed Reza Ansari (in Persian), 112 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif Univer sity of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 2012. 13. Extended rank reduction formula and its application to real and integer matrix factorizations, Ph.D. Dissertation by E. GolparRaboky (in Persian), 130 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, October 2011. 12. Design and analysis of filter trustregion algorithms for unconstrained and bound constrained optimization, Ph.D. Dissertation by M. Fatemi (in Persian), 94 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, September 2011. 11. Shortest path problem in networks with mixed fuzzy arcs, (Joint Advisor: Iraj Mahdavi) Ph.D. Dissertation by Ali Tajdin (in Persian), 119 Pages, Department of Industrial Engineering, Mazandaran University of Science and Technology, Babol, Iran, Spring 2010. 10. New conjugate gradient methods for unconstrained optimization, Ph.D. Dissertation by S. BabaieKafaki (in Persian), 101 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, Summer 2010. 9. Modeling and effective algorithms for fuzzy linear systems of equations and a class of fuzzy location problems, Ph.D. Dissertation by R. Ghanbari (in Persian), 93 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Tech nology, Tehran, Iran, January 2010. 8. Practical ABS approaches for linear diophantine systems and sparse null space basis, Ph.D. Dissertation by S.M. Khorramizadeh (in Persian), 88 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, January 2010. 7. Minimization of nonconvex locally lipschitz functions using mollifier sub differentials and uniform approximations of generalized second order derivatives, Ph.D. Dissertation by R. Yousefpour (in Persian), 80 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, July 2009. 6. Duality on fuzzy linear programming problems by use of ranking functions, Ph.D. Dissertation by S.H. Nasseri (in Persian), 105 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, November 2007. 5. Two new proximity functions for feasible interior point methods and a show of an illbehaved central path, Ph.D. Dissertation by M.R. Peyghami (in Persian), 116 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Tech nology, Tehran, Iran, September 2005. 4. An efficient algorithm for solving real or diophantine linear systems after a rank one perturbation and two efficient algorithms for solving linear systems by use of rank two updates, Ph.D. Dissertation by K. Amini, (in Persian), 112 pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, June 2004. 3. Solving Diophantine systems, real and integer inequalities, linear and in teger programs on cones based on ABS class of algorithms, Ph.D. Dissertation by H. Esmaeili, (in Persian), 87 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, October 2000. 2. A proof for broyden’s algorithms belonging to abs class of algorithms and presentation of effective new abstype methods for solving linear systems, Ph.D. Dissertation by M. Adib (in Persian), 101 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, September 2000. 1. Multiresolution in computer graphics, Ph.D. Dissertation by F.F. Samavati (in Persian), 150 Pages, Department of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, April 1999. (Selected as the Best Ph.D. Thesis in Basic Sciences in Iran by The First Kharazmi International Competitions, November 1999.) 
202. N. Moradi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Kernel sparse representation based model for skin lesions segmentation and classification, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, to appear. 201. M. Forghanielahabad, N. Kagan and N. MahdaviAmiri, An MPbased approximation algorithm on reliability evaluation of multistate flow networks, Reliability Engineering and System Safety, to appear. 200. N. MahdaviAmiri and M. Shaeiri, A conjugate gradient sampling method for nonsmooth optimization, 4OR: A Quarterly Journal of Operations Resaerch, to appear. 199. E. GolparRaboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, Rank reduction processes for solving linear Diophantine systems and integer factorizations: a review, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society, to appear. 198. A. Sadeghi, M. Saraj and N. MahdaviAmiri, Solving A Fractional Program with Second Order Cone Constraint, Iranian Journal of Mathematical Sciences and Informatics, to appear. 197. M. M. Karkhaneei and N. MahdaviAmiri, Nonconvex Weak Sharp Minima on Riemannian Manifolds, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, to appear. 196. R. Ghanbari, Kh. GhorbaniMoghadam and N. MahdaviAmiri, Fuzzy Linear Programming Problems: Models and Solutions, Soft Computing, to appear. 195. S. Asadi, H. Mansour, Z. Darvay, M. Zangiabadi and N. MahdaviAmiri, LargeNeighborhood Infeasible PredictorCorrector Algorithm for Horizontal Linear Complementarity Problems over Cartesian Product of Symmetric Cones, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 180 (2019) 811829. 194. Z. Ordolalo, E. Golpar Raboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, Tensor rank and best low rank approximation problem, (in Persian), FarhangvaAndishehe Riazi (Mathematical Thought and Culture), to appear. 193. A. Sadeghi, M. Saraj and N. MahdaviAmiri, Efficient solutions of interval programming problems with inexact parameters and second order cone constraints, Mathematics 6(11) (2018) 113; doi:10.3390/math6110270. 192. R. Ghanbari, Kh. GhorbaniMoghadam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A variables neighborhood search algorithm for solving fuzzy quadratic programming problems using modified Kerre’s method, Soft Computing, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1007/s00500 019037714. 191. R. Nourifar, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. M. Paydar, Mathematical modelling of a decentralized multiechelon supply chain network considering service level under uncertainty, Scientia Iranica, to appear. 190. S. Shiripour and N. MahdaviAmiri, Optimal Distribution of the Injured in a MultiType Transportation Network with DamageDependent Travel Times: Two Metaheuristic Approaches, SocioEconomic Planning Sciences, doi.org/10.1016/j seps201810011. 189. M. Torkinejad, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. Seyed Esfahani, Topology Design and Component Selection in an Urban Gas Network: Simultaneous Optimiza tion Approach, Journal of Pipeline Systems Engineering and Practice, Vol. 10, Issue 1, 2019, https://doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)PS.19491204.0000359. 188. S. Asadi, H. Mansouri, Z. Darvay, M. Zangiabadi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Largeneighborhood infeasible predictorcorrector algorithm for horizontal linear complementarity problems over Cartesian product of symmetric cones, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 180(3) (2019) 811829. 187. R. Dehghani and N. MahdaviAmiri, Scaled nonlinear conjugate gradient methods for nonlinear least squares problems, Numerical Algorithms, doi.org/10.1007/s11075 01805912. 186. R. Ghanbari, Kh. GhorbaniMoghadam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A variable neigh borhood search algorithm for solving fuzzy number linear programming problems using modified Kerre’s method, IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems 27(6) (2019) 12861294. 185. M. Moshtagh, J. Fathali, J. MacGregor Smith and N. MahdaviAmiri, Finding an optimal core on a tree network with M/G/c/c statedependent queues, Mathematical Methods of Operations Research 89(1) (2019) 115142. 184. S. Shiripour and N. MahdaviAmiri, Biobjective location problem with balanced allocation of customers and Bernoulli demands: two solution approaches, Soft Computing 23(13) (2019) 49995018. 183. M. Forghanielahabad, N. MahdaviAmiri and N. Kagan, On multistate two separate minimal paths reliability problem with time and budget constraints, International Journal of Operational Research, to appear. 182. R. Ghanbari, Kh. GhorbaniMoghadam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A direct method to compare bipolar LR fuzzy numbers, Advances in Fuzzy Systems, to appear, doi:10.1155/2018/9578270. 181. M. Divsalar, R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Capacity of Mixed Urban Road Networks, Network Configuration and Signal Settings, Chapter in book: Intelligent Transportation and Planning: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice, IGI Global, pp. 883906, 2018. 180. N. Bagherpour and N. MahdaviAmiri, A competitive error in variables ap proach and algorithms for finding positive definite solution of linear systems of matrix equations, paper in book: Numerical Analysis and Optimization, M. Alaali, L. Grandinetti and A. Purnama (editors), Springer, pp. 4566, 2018. 179. R. Nourifar, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. M. Paydar, Optimizing decentralized productiondistribution planning problem in a multiperiod supply chain network under uncertainty, Journal of Industrial Engineering International 14(2) (2018) 367382. 178. P. Abbasian, N. MahdaviAmiri and H. Fazlollahtabar, Multiple utility con strained multiobjective programs using Bayesian theory, Journal of Industrial Engineering International 18(1) (2018) 111118. 177. M. Sayadi Shahraki, H. Mansouri, M. Zangiabadi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A wide neighborhood primaldual predictorcorrector interiorpoint method for symmetric cone optimization, Numerical Algorithms 78(2) (2018) 535552. 176. S. Rajaei, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Shiripour, A mixedinteger nonlinear programming model for the rectilinear distance single facility location problem in the presence of two probabilistic line barriers, Journal of Optimization in Industrial Engineering, to appear, 13 pages. 175. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Tajdin, An alphacut approach for fuzzy product and its use in computing solutions of fully fuzzy linear systems, International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research 12(2) (2018) 167189. 174. N. MahdaviAmiri and H. Fazlollahtabar, Special Issue for 13th International Industrial Engineering Conference (IIEC 2017), Iranian Journal of Operations Research 8(1) (2017) 0101. 173. N. MahdaviAmiri, Special Issue for 10th International Conference of Iranian Op erations Research Society, Iranian Journal of Operations Research 8(2) (2017) 0101. 172. M. Torkinejad, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. Seyed Esfahani, A mathematical model for designing optimal urban gas networks, an ant colony algorithm and a case study, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Production Research 28(4) (2017) 441460. 171. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, A nonlinear model for locationallocationrouting problem in transportation network with intelligent travel times, International Journal of Operational Research 29(3) (2017) 400431. 170. N. MahdaviAmiri and M. Shaeiri, An adaptive competitive penalty method for nonsmooth constrained optimization, Numerical Algorithms 75(1) (2017) 305336. 169. R. Bartels, A. MahdaviAmiri, F. Samavati and N. MahdaviAmiri, Diagrammatic approach for constructing multiresolution of primal subdivisions, Computer Aided Geometric Design 51 (2017) 429. 168. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, A transportation network model with intelligent probabilistic travel times and two hybrid algorithms, Transportation Letters: The International Journal of Transportation Research 9(2) (2017) 90122. 167. N. MahdaviAmiri and F. SalehiSadaghiani, Strictly feasible solutions and strict complementarity in multiple objective linear optimization, 4ORA Quarterly Journal of Operations Research 15(3) (2017) 303326. 166. M. Divsalar, R. Hassanzadeh, I Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Reserve capacity of mixed urban road networks, network configuration and signal settings, International Journal of Applied Industrial Engineering (IJAIE) 4(1) (2017) 4464. 165. I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri, F. Naderi and M. M. Paydar, Cell formation configuration using interval type2 fuzzy interactional interests among workers, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR) 30(2) (2017) 172192. 164. A. Heidarzade, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Using the interval type2 fuzzy sets and clustering algorithm in supplier selection: a case study, (in Persian), International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Production Management 27(3) (2016) 479495. 163. S. Shiripour, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Modeling and algorithms for capacitated transportations networks with populationdependent travel times, Applied and Computational Mathematics 15(3) (2016) 265296. 162. M. Shahmirzad, S. Khanchehzarrin, I. Mahdavi an N. MahdaviAmiri, A partial delivery biobjective vehicle routing model with time windows and customer satisfac tion function, Mediterranean Journal of Social Sciences 7(4) (2016) 102108. 161. D. The Luc, N. MahdaviAmiri, J.E. MartinezLegas and M. SoleimaniDamaneh, Operations research and optimization, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical So ciety 42(7) (2016) 13. 160. S. BabaieKafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Hybridizations of genetic algorithms and neighborhood search metaheuristics for fuzzy bus terminal location problems, Applied Soft Computing 46 (2016) 220229. 159. H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Meta modelling of job satisfaction effective factors for improvement policy making in organizations, Bench marking: an International Journal 23(2) (2016) 388405. 158. M. Nejati, I. Mahdavi, R. Hassanzadeh and N. MahdaviAmiri, Lot streaming in a twostage assembly hybrid flowshop scheduling problem with a work shift constraint, Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering 33(7) (2016) 459471. 157. N. Bagherpour and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new error in variables model for solving positive definite linear system using orthogonal matrix decompositions, Numerical Algorithms 72(1) (2016) 211241. 156. S. Shiripour, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A nonlinear model for a ca pacitated stochastic transportation network using multiple linear regression, International Journal of Management Science and Engineering Management 11(4) (2016) 252261. 155. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, Optimal locationmulti allocation routing in capacitated transportation networks under populationdependent travel times, International Journal of Computer Integrated Manufacturing 29(6) (2016) 652676. 154. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new algorithm for generating all minimal vectors for the qSMPs reliability problem with time and budget constraints, IEEE Transactions on Reliability 65(2) (2016) 828842. 153. A. Heidarzade, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmir, Supplier selection using a clus tering method based on a new distance for interval type2 fuzzy sets: a case study, Applied Soft Computing 38 (2016) 213231. 152. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, An improved algorithm for find ing all upper boundary points in a stochasticflow network, Applied Mathematical Modelling 40 (2016) 32213229. 151. B. Kheirfam and N. MahdaviAmiri, An improved infeasible interiorpoint method for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Bulletin of the Iranian Math ematical Society 42(7) (2016) 5566. 150. M. Alizadeh, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Shiripour, Modeling and Solving a Capac itated Stochastic LocationAllocation Problem Using SubSources, Soft Computing 20(6) (2016) 22612280. 149. A. Heidarzade, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Multiple attribute group de cision making method using a new similarity measure in interval type2 fuzzy sets: A case study, International Journal of Mathematics in Operational Research 9(2) (2016) 139166. 148. H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A heuristic algorithm to approximate dynamic program of a novel new product development process, Journal of King Saud University  Engineering Sciences 28 (2016) 8491. 147. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Particle swarm optimization for a biobjective webbased convergent product network, Journal of Industrial En gineering and Management Studies 2(1) (2015) 4160. 146. N. Gholamian, I. Mahdavi, R. TavakkoliMoghaddam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A comprehensive fuzzy multiobjective multiproduct multisite aggregate production planning decisions in a supply chain under uncertainty, Applied Soft Computing 37 (2015) 585607. 145. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, An efficient algorithm forthe multi state two separate minimal paths reliability problem with budget constraint, Reliability Engineering and System Safety 142 (2015) 472481. 144. P. Abbasian, N. MahdaviAmiri and H. Fazlollahtabar, Modeling and optimizing of a nonconstrained multiobjective problem having multiple utility functions using the Bayesian theory, Journal of Information Sciences and Computing Tech nologies 4(3) (2015) 332342. 143. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, A nonlinear model for a capacitated random transportation network, Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering, 32(8) (2015) 500515. 142. M. Alizadeh, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Shiripour, A capacitated locationallocation problem with stochastic demands using subsources: An empirical study, Applied Soft Computing 34 (2015) 551571. 141. N. MahdaviAmiri and E. GolparRaboky, Real and integer Wedderburn rank reduction formulas for matrix decompositions, Optimization Methods and Software 30(4) (2015) 864879. 140. H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Muhammadzadeh, A genetic opti mization algorithm for nonlinear stochastic programs in an automated manufacturing system, Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems 28 (2015) 14611475. 139. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A heuristic zero/one pro gramming for a biobjective webbased convergent product networks, International Journal of Advanced Operations Management (IJAOM) 7(1) (2015) 6384. 138. N. MahdaviAmiri and E. GolparRaboky, Real and integer extended rank re duction formulas and matrix decompositions: A review, Springer book series 134 (2015) 237252. 137. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, An epsilonconstraint multiobjective optimization model for webbased convergent product networks using the Steiner tree, Scientia Iranica 22(3) (2015) 11551170. 136. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, A nonlinear model for locationallocationrouting problem in transportation network with intelligent travel times, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR) 32(8) (2015) 127. 135. S. Shiripour, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, Planning a capacitated road network with flexible travel times: A genetic algorithm, Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms in Operations Research 14(4) (2015) 425451. 134. A. Heidarzade, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Multiple attribute group decision making in interval type2 fuzzy environment using a new distance formulation, International Journal of Operational Research (IJOR) 24(1) (2015) 1737. 133. B. Kheirfam and N. MahdaviAmiri, An infeasible interiorpoint algorithm based on modified Nesterov and Todd directions for symmetric linear complementarity problem, Optimization 64(7) (2015) 15771591. 132. R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Fuzzy LR linear systems: quadratic and least squares models to characterize exact solutions and an algorithm to compute approximate solutions, Soft Computing 19 (2015) 205216. 131. M. R. Ansari and N. MahdaviAmiri, A robust combined trust regionline search exact penalty projected structured scheme for constrained nonlinear least squares, Op timization Methods and Software 30(1) (2015) 162190. 130. E. GolparRaboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new interpretation of the integer and real WZ factorization using block scaled ABS algorithms, Statistics, Optimization and Information Computing 2 (2014) 243256. 129. R. Ezzati, S. Khezerloo, N. MahdaviAmiri and Z. Valizadeh, Approximate nonnegative symmetric solution of fully fuzzy systems using medium interval defuzzification, Fuzzy Information and Engineering 6 (2014) 331358. 128. A. Heidarzade, N. MahdaviAmiri and I. Mahdavi, A new distance for Interval type2 fuzzy sets with applications to clustering, International Journal of Compu tational Intelligence and Applications 13(4) (2014) 115. 127. N. MahdaviAmiri, B. Mordukhovich and M. Soleimanidamaneh, Special Issue: International Conference on Operations Research and Optimization (ORO2011), In ternational Journal of Information Technology and Decision Making 13(4) (2014) 12. 126. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Ant colony optimization for multiobjective digital convergent product network, Journal of Optimization in Industrial Engineering 16 (2014) 119. 125. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new efficient approach to search for all multistate minimal cuts, IEEE Transactions on Reliability 63(1) (2014) 154166. 124. N. Bidabadi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Superlinearly Convergent Exact Penalty Methods with Projected Structured Secant Updates for Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 162(1) (2014) 154 190. 123. Y. Maali and N. MahdaviAmiri, A triangular type2 multiobjective linear programming model and a solution strategy, Information Sciences 279 (2014) 816826. 122. M. Farhanchi, R. Hassenzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A modified ant colony system for finding the expected shortest path in networks with variable arc lengths and probabilistic nodes, Applied Soft Computing 21 (2014) 491500. 121. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, On search for all dMCs in a network flow, Iranian Journal of Operations Research 4(2) (2014) 108126. 120. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar and N. MahdaviAmiri, A webbased multioptimisation approach for convergent product networks using the Steiner tree, International Journal of Advanced Operations Management  IJAOM 17(2) (2014) 142167. 119. B. Kheirfam and N. MahdaviAmiri, Full NesterovTodd step infeasible interiorpoint algorithm for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 40(3) (2014) 541564. 118. M. Nejati, I. Mahdavi, R. Hassanzadeh, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. S. Mojarad, Multijob lot streaming to minimize the weighted completion time in a hybrid flow shop scheduling problem with work shift constraint, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 70(14) (2014) 501514. 117. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri, M. Arab Maghsoudi and M. H. Yahyanezhad, A virtual intelligent creativity matrix for employees clustered interactivity network with knowledge development program, International Journal of KnowledgeBased Organization (IJKBO) 4(1) (2014) 6579. 116. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdav and N. MahdaviAmiri, A webbased multioptimization approach for convergent product networks using the Steiner tree, International Journal of Services and Operations Management 17(2) (2014) 142167. 115. K. Nazari, A. Karami, N. MahdaviAmiri and F. Pourali, Microarray data analysis for detection and classification of viral infection, Journal of Applied Biotechnology Reports 1(1) (2014) 2327. 114. M. Fatemi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A projected gradient filter trustregion algorithm for bound constrained optimization, Pacific Journal of Optimization 10(1) (2014) 229242. 113. E. GolparRaboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, WZ factorization via AbaffyBroyden Spedicato algorithms, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 40(2) (2014) 401413. 112. B. Kheirfam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new interiorpoint algorithm based on modified NesterovTodd direction for symmetric cone linear complementarity problem, Optimization Letters 8(3) (2014) 10171029. 111. S. Hesabi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A modified patch propagationbased image inpainting using patch sparsity, Iranian Journal of Science and Technology 37 (2013) 121132. 110 . R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A webbased methodology for convergent product fuzzy networks using the Steiner tree, Journal of Industrial and Production Engineering 30(7) (2013) 415432. 109 . B. Kheirfam and N. MahdaviAmiri, New complexity analysis of a full Nesterov Todd step infeasible interiorpoint algorithm for symmetric optimization, KYBER NETIKA 49(6) (2013) 883896. 108. M. Forghanielahabad and N. MahdaviAmiri, Finding all the upper boundary points of a stochasticflow network with budget constraints, The CSI Journal on Computer Science and Engineering (JCSE) 8(2) (2013) 4250. 107. N. MahdaviAmiri and E. GolparRaboky, Extended rank reduction formulas containing Wedderburn and AbaffyBroydenSpedicato rank reducing processes, Linear Algebra and its applications 439(11) (2013) 33183331. 106. E. GolparRaboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, Extended integer rank reduction for mulas and Smith normal form, Linear and Multilinear Algebra 61(12) (2013) 16411659 . 105. H. Fazlollahtabar and N. MahdaviAmiri, Design of a neurofuzzyregression ex pert system to estimate cost in a flexible jobshop automated manufacturing system, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 67 (2013) 1809 1823. 104. N. MahdaviAmiri and M. R. Ansari, Superlinearly convergent exact penalty projected structured Hessian updating schemes for constrained nonlinear least squares: global analysis, Optimization 62(6) (2013) 675691. 103. N. Bidabadi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A twostep superlinearly convergent projected structured BFGS method for constrained nonlinear least squares, Optimiza tion 62(6) (2013) 797815. 102. N. MahdaviAmiri and N. Bidabadi , Superlinear projected structured exact penalty secant methods for constrained nonlinear least squares, International Journal of Operational Research Nepal (IJORN) 2 (2013) 117. 101. S. BabaieKafaki and N. MahdaviAmiri, Two modified hybrid conjugate gradient methods based on a hybrid secant equation, Mathematical Modelling and Analysis 18(1) (2013) 3352. 100. V. Zarei, I. Mahdavi, R. TavakkoliMoghaddam and N. MahdaviAmiri, A multi level capacity approach to the hub and spoke network, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Production Research 24(1) (2013) 115. 99. A. Aalaei, H. Fazlollahtabarb, I. Mahdavi , N. MahdaviAmiri and M. H. Yahyanejad, A genetic algorithm for a creativity matrix cubic space clustering: A case study in Mazandaran Gas Company, Applied Soft Computing 13(4) (2013) 16611673. 98. H. Fazlollahtabar and N. MahdaviAmiri, Producer’s behavior analysis in an uncertain bicriteria AGVbased flexible jobshop manufacturing system with expert system, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 65 (2013) 1605 1618. 97. N. MahdaviAmiri and N. Bidabadi, Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares: A Superlinearly Convergent Projected Structured Secant Method, International Journal of Electrical and Computer Systems (IJECS) 1(1) (2013) 18. 96. M. Khorramizadeh and N. MahdaviAmiri, An efficient algorithm for sparse null space basis problem using ABS methods, Numerical Algorithms 62(3) (2013) 469 485. 95. H. Fazlollahtabar and N. MahdaviAmiri, An optimal path in a bicriteria AGV based flexible jobshop manufacturing system having uncertain parameters, Int. J. Industrial and Systems Engineering 13(1) (2013) 2755. 94. R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Tajdin, A genetic algorithm for solving fuzzy shortest path problems with mixed fuzzy arc lengths, Mathematical and Computer Modelling 57(12) (2013) 8499. 93. M. Fatemi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A nonmonotone trust region algorithm for unconstrained optimization with dynamic reference iteration updates using filter, Optimization 61(6) (2012) 733763. 92. N. MahdaviAmiri and M. R. Ansari, Superlinearly Convergent Exact Penalty Projected Structured Hessian Updating Schemes For Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares: Asymptotic Analysis, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 38(3) (2012) 767786. 91. S.A. Hadighi, I. Mahdavi, S. Sahebjamnia and N. MahdaviAmiri, A new approach in strategy formulation using clustering algorithm: an instance in a service company, International Journal of Industrial Engineering and Production Research 23(2) (2012) 125142. 90. H. Farkhondeh, R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A DEA approach for comparing solution efficiency in Uline balancing problem using goal programming, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 61(912) (2012) 11611172. 89. R. Ezzati, S. Khezerloo, N. MahdaviAmiri And Z. Valizadeh, New Models and Algorithms for Solutions of SingleSigned Fully Fuzzy LR Linear Systems, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 9(3) (2012) 126. 88. N. MahdaviAmiri and R. Yousefpour, An Effective Nonsmooth Optimization Algorithm for Locally Lipschitz Functions, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 155 (2012) 180195. 87. A. Mohajeri, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and R. Tafazzoli, Optimization of treestructured gas distribution network using ant colony optimization: a case study, IJE Transactions A: Basics 25(2) (2012) 141158. 86. N. MahdaviAmiri and M. R. Ansari, A Superlinearly Convergent Penalty Method with Nonsmooth Line Search for Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares, Special Issue of SQU Journal for Science 17(1) (2012) 103124. 85. S. BabaieKafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, An Efficient and Practically Robust Hybrid Metaheuristic Algorithm for Solving Fuzzy Bus Terminal Location Problems, AsiaPacific Journal of Operational Research, 29(2) (2012) 125. 84. M. Fatemi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Filter TrustRegion Algorithm for Unconstrained Optimization with Strong Global Convergence Properties, Computational Optimization and Applications 52(1) (2012) 239266. 83. M. Soolaki, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri, R. Hasanzadeh and A. Aghajani, A new linear programming approach and genetic algorithm for solving airline boarding problem, Applied Mathematical Modelling 36(9) (2012) 40604072. 82. S. Noori Darvish, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A BiObjective Possibilistic Programming Model for Open Shop Scheduling Problems with SequenceDependent Setup Times, Fuzzy Processing Times, and Fuzzy Due Dates, Applied Soft Computing Journal 12(4) (2012) 13991416. 81. F. Taghipourian, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Makui, A fuzzy programming approach for dynamic virtual hub location problem, Applied Mathematical Modelling 36(7) (2012) 32573270. 80. H. Fazlollahtabar, R. Hassanzadeh, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Genetic Optimization Algorithm and Perceptron Learning Rules for a Bicriteria Parallel Machine Scheduling , Journal of the Chinese Institute of Industrial Engineers, 29(3) (2012) 206218. 79. H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Mohajeri, A Mathematical Model for Vehicle Routing in a Flexible Supply Network, Asian Journal of Industrial Engineering 4(1) (2012) 1729. 78. A. Mohajeri, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Optimal pipe diameter sizing in a treestructured gas network: a case study, International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering 12(3) (2012) 346368. 77. E. GolparRaboky and N. MahdaviAmiri, Diophantine Quadratic Equation and Smith Normal Form Using Scaled Extended Integer AbaffyBroydenSpedicato Algorithms, Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 152(1) (2012) 7596. 76. S. Shiripour, I. Mahdavi and M. AmiriAref, M. MohammadniaOtaghsara and N. MahdaviAmiri, MultiFacility Location Problems in Presence of a Probabilistic Line Barrier: A Mixed Integer Quadratic Programming Model, International Journal of Production Research 50(15) (2012) 39884008. 75. N. MahdaviAmiri, Iranian Operations Research Society (IORS), Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science, 2011. (DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms1026.) 74. H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Assessing the Effectiveness of Elearning via User Profile Analysis: An AHPbased Dynamic Programming Ap proach, MIS Review 17(1) (2011) 3961. 73. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri, M. Arabmaghsudi and M. H. Yahyanejad, A Comprehensive Value Engineering Approach for Gas Pipeline Projects Using Mathematical Models and FAST: A Case Study of Mazandaran Gas Company, International Journal of Business and Information 1(2) (2011) 182204. 72. H. Fazlollahtabar, H. Hajmohammadi, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Mo hajeri, Fuzzy Electronic Supply Chain System: Customer Satisfaction and Logistic Aspects, Chapter 8 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and Dynamic Environments: Modeling and Implementation, I. Mahdavi, S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp. 183 198. 71. N. Cho, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Mohebbi, ESupply Network: Net work Agents to Support Information Sharing for BuyerBuyerSupplier Coordination, Chapter 12 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and Dy namic Environments: Modeling and Implementation, I. Mahdavi, S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp. 265284. 70. I. Mahdavi, N. Cho, H. Fazlollahtabar, S. H. Shafieian, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Mohebbi, Agentbased Dynamic Route Selection for Multilayer Electronic Supply Network, Chapter 15 in Electronic Supply Network Coordination in Intelligent and Dynamic Environments: Modeling and Implementation, I. Mahdavi, S. Mohebbi and N. Cho (Editors), Business Science Reference, New York, 2011, pp. 341 359. 69. R. Aliakbari Shandiz and N. MahdaviAmiri, An exact penalty approach for mixed integer nonlinear programming problems, American Journal of Operations Research (AJOR) 1 (2011) 185189. 68. B. Shirazi, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, iCoSimFMS: an intelligent cosimulator for the adaptive control of complex flexible manufacturing systems, Simulation Modelling Practice and Theory 19(7) (2011) 16681688. 67. M. Khorramizadeh and N. MahdaviAmiri, An efficient algorithm for solving rank one perturbed linear Diophantine systems using Rosser’s approach, 4OR A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research 9 (2011) 159173. 66. D. Ralescu, X. Li and N. MahdaviAmiri, Preface, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 8(4) (2011) iii. 65. I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri and S. Nejati, Algorithms for biobjective shortest path problems in fuzzy networks, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 8(4) (2011) 937. 64. S. BabaieKafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Two effective hybrid metaheuristic algorithms for minimization of multimodal functions, International Journal of Computer Mathematics 88(11) (2011) 24152428. 63. S. BabaieKafaki, M. Fatemi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Two effective hybrid conju gate gradient algorithms based on modified BFGS updates, Numerical Algorithms 58(3) (2011) 315331. 62. N. MahdaviAmiri and R. Yousefpour, An Effective Optimization Algorithm for Locally Nonconvex Lipschitz Functions Based on Mollifier Subgradients, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 37(1) (2011) 171198. 61. R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Solving Bust Terminal Location Problems Using Evolutionary Algorithms, Applied Soft Computing Journal 11 (2011) 991 999. 60. R. Hassanzadeh, E. Khorram, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Genetic Algorithm for Optimization Problem with Fuzzy Relation Constraints Using MaxProduct Composition, Applied Soft Computing Journal 11 (2011) 551560. 59. H. Fazlollahtabar, I. Mahdavi, M. Talebi Ashoori, S. Kaviani and N. Mahdavi Amiri, A Multiobjective DecisionMaking Process of Supplier Selection and Order Allocation for Mltiperiod Scheduling in an Electronic Market, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 52 (2011) 10391052. 58. N. MahdaviAmiri, Iranian Operations Research Society (IORS), IFORS NEWS 4(1) (2010) 15. 57. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri, M. Arab Maghsoudi and H. Mohammadi, Design of a fuzzy Job Satisfaction Matrix with Dynamic Performance Criteria: A Case Study at Mazandaran Gas Company, International Journal of Data Analysis and Information Systems (IJDAIS) 2(2) (2010) 6776. 56. A. Tajdin, I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviiAmiri and B. Sadeghpourgildeh, Computing a fuzzy shortest path in a network with mixed fuzzy arc lengths using alphacuts, Computers and Mathematics with Applications 60(4) (2010) 9891002. 55. A. Tajdin, I. Mahdavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, B. SadeghpourGildeh and R. Has sanzadeh, A Novel Approach for Finding a Shortest Path in a Mixed Fuzzy Network, Wireless Sensor Network 2 (2010) 148160. 54. N. MahdaviAmiri and R. Yousefpoor, Constructing a Sequence of Discrete Hessian Matrices of an SC1 Function Uniformly Convergent to the Generalized Hessian Matrix, Mathematical Programming, Series A 121 (2010) 387414. 53. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, S. Hosna Shafieian and N. MahdaviAmiri, Route Selection in a Dynamic MultiAgent Multilayer Electronic Supply Network, Journal of Information Technology Applications and Management 17(1) (2010) 141 155. 52. Z. RaftaniAmiri, H. Fazlollahtabar and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Multiperiod Supply Network of Food Products Based on TimeWindows with Sensitivity Analysis, Operations and Supply Chain Management 3(2) (2010) 105116. 51. S. BabaieKafaki, R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Two New Conjugate Gradient Methods Based on Modified Secant Equations, Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics 234 (2010)13741386. 50. R. Ghanbari and N. MahdaviAmiri, New Solutions of LR Fuzzy Linear Systems Using Ranking Functions and ABS Algorithms, Applied Mathematical Modeling 34 (2010) 33633375. 49. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri and M. Kakouei, Designing Integrated Models as a Decision Aid in Webbased Marketing, Journal of Information Technology Applications and Management 17(1) (2010) 110. 48. E. Spedicato, E. Bodon, Z. Xia and N. MahdaviAmiri, ABS methods for continuous and integer linear equations and optimization, Central European Journal of Operations Research 18(1) (2010) 7395. 47. R. Ghanbari, N. MahdaviAmiri and R. Yousefpour, Exact and approximate solutions of fuzzy LR linear systems: New algorithms using a least squares model and the ABS approach, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 7(2) (2010) 118. 46. N. MahdaviAmiri, S.H. Nasseri and A. Yazdani, Fuzzy Primal Simplex Algorithms for Solving Fuzzy Linear Programming Problems, Iranian Journal of Operations Research 1(2) (2009) 6884. 45. S.H. Nasseri and N. MahdaviAmiri, Some Duality Results on Linear Programming Problems with Symmetric Fuzzy Numbers, Fuzzy Information and Engineering, An International Journal 1(1) (2009) 5966. 44. I. Mahdavi, H. AbbaspourGhomi, N. Sahebjamnia, Y. EissazadehRoshan, H. Fazlollahtabar, N. MahdaviAmiri and A. Hamzehpour, Strategic Development and SWOT Analysis for IT/ICT Programs in Universities of Mazandaran in Iran Using Digital Indices, The Journal of Digital Policy and Management 7(1) (2009) 31 47. 43. N. Javadian, Y. Maali and N. MahdaviAmiri, Fuzzy Linear Programming with Grades of Satisfaction for fuzzy Constraints, Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems 6(3)(2009) 1735. 42. I. Mahdavi, Sh. Mohebbi, M. Zandakbari, N. Cho and N. MahdaviAmiri, Agentbased web service for the design of a dynamic coordination mechanism in supply networks, Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing 20(6) (2009) 727749. 41. I. Mahdavi, A. Heidarzadeh, B. Sadeghpour and N. MahdaviAmiri, A General Fuzzy TOPSIS Model in Multiple Criteria Decision Making, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 45(34) (2009) 406420. 40. I. Mahdavi, B. Javadi, N. Sahebjamnia and N. MahdaviAmiri, A twophase linear programming methodology for fuzzy multiobjective mixedmodel assembly line problem, International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology 44(910) (2009) 10101023. 39. M. Khorramizadeh and N. MahdaviAmiri, Integer extended ABS algorithms and possible control of intermediate results for linear Diophantine systems, 4OR A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research 7(2) (2009) 145167. 38. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, A. Heidarzade, N. MahdaviAmiri and Y.I. Rooshan, A Heuristic Methodology for MultiCriteria Evaluation of WebBased Eearning Systems Based on User Satisfaction, Journal of Applied Sciences 8(24) (2008) 4603 4609. 37. I. Mahdavi, R. Nourifar, A. Heidarzade and N. MahdaviAmiri, A dynamic programming approach for finding shortest chains in a fuzzy network, Applied Soft Computing 9 (2008) 503511. 36. I. Mahdavi, H. Fazlollahtabar, E. Mozaffari, M. Heidari and N. MahdaviAmiri, Data envelopment analysis based comparison of two hybrid multicriteria decision making approaches for mobile phone selection: a case study in Iranian telecommunication environment, International Journal of Information and Decision Sciences (IJIDS) 1(2) (2008) 194220. 35. M. Khorramizadeh and N. MahdaviAmiri, On solving linear Diophantine systems using generalized Rosser’s algorithm, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 34(2) (2008) 125. 34. B. Javadi, M. SaidiMehrabad, A. Haji, I. Mahdavi, F. Jolai and N. Mahdavi Amiri, Nowait flow shop scheduling using fuzzy multiobjective linear programming, Journal of The Franklin Institute 345(5) (2008) 452467. 33. I. Mahdavi, N. MahdaviAmiri, A. Heidarzade and R. Nourifar, Designing a Model of Fuzzy TOPSIS in Multiple Criteria Decision Making, Applied Mathematics and Computation 206(2) (2008) 607617. 32. I. Mahdavi, S. Mohebbi, N. Cho, M.M. Paydar and N. MahdaviAmiri, Designing a Dynamic BuyerSupplier Coordination Model in Electronic Markets Using Stochastic Petri Nets, International Journal of Information Systems and Supply Chain Management (IJISSCM) 1(3) (2008) 120. 31. N. MahdaviAmiri and S.H. Nasseri, Duality Results and a Dual Simplex Method for Linear Programming Problems with Trapezoidal Fuzzy Variables, Fuzzy Sets and Systems 158(17) (2007) 19611978. 30. K. Amini, N. MahdaviAmiri and M.R. Peyghami, Extended Reduced Rank Two Abaffian Update Schemes in the ABS Type Methods, Applied Mathematics and Computation 185(1) (2007) 255265. 29. M. Salahi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Polynomial Time Second Order MehrotraType PredictorCorrector Algorithms, Applied Mathematics and Computation 183(1) (2006) 646658. 28. I. Mahdavi, B. Shirazi, N. Cho and N. MahdaviAmiri, Conceptual Framework for Quantitative Modeling of SemiStructured MADM, Asia Pacific Management Review 11(3) (2006) 155162. 27. N. MahdaviAmiri and S.H. Nasseri, Duality in Fuzzy Number Linear Program ming by Use of a Certain Linear Ranking Function, Applied Mathematics and Computation 180(1) (2006) 206216. 26. K. Amini and N. MahdaviAmiri, Solving Rank One Perturbed Linear Diophantine Systems by the ABS Methods, Optimization Methods and Software 21(5) (2006) 819831. 25. H. GhasabiOskoei and N. MahdaviAmiri, An Efficient Simplified Neural Network for Solving Linear and Quadratic Programming Problems, Applied Mathematics and Computation 175(1) (2006) 452464. 24. H. Esmaeili, N. MahdaviAmiri and E. Spedicato, Explicit ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Inequality Systems and LP Problems, Bulletin of The Iranian Mathematical Society 30(2) (2004) 2138. 23. K. Amini, N. MahdaviAmiri, and M.R. Peyghami, ABSType Methods for Solving Full Row Rank Linear Systems Using a New Rank Two Update, Bulletin of The Australian Mathematical Society 70(1) (2004) 1734. 22. N. MahdaviAmiri, M. Adib and H. Esmaeili, Design and Analysis of New Linear Optimization Algorithms for Solving Certain Systems and Linear Programming Problems Over Real and Integer Spaces, (in Persian), Sharif Journal of Science and Technology, 25 (20032004) 1320. 21. E. Spedicato, E. Bodon, A. Del Popolo and N. MahdaviAmiri, ABS Methods and ABSPACK for Linear Systems and Optimization: A Review, 4OR 1(1) (2003) 5166. 20. F. Famil Samavati and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Local Method for Multiresolution of Smooth Models, (in Persian), The CSI Journal of Computer Science and Engineering 1(1a) (2003) 310. 19. F. Famil Samavati, N. MahdaviAmiri and R.H. Bartles, Multiresolution Surfaces Having Arbitrary Topologies by a Reverse Doo Subdivision Method, Computer Graphics Forum 21(2) (2002) 121136. 18. H. Esmaeili and N. MahdaviAmiri, Algorithms for Computing the Greatest Com mon Divisor and Their Applications to Solving Single Linear Diophantine Equations, (in Persian), Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal of the Iranian Mathematical Society 21(1) (2002) 125. 17. N. MahdaviAmiri and F. Famil Samavati, Multiresolution Surfaces with Arbitrary Topologies Using a Reverse Doo Subdivision Scheme, (in Persian), Sharif Journal of Science and Technology 20 (2002) 7077. 16. H. Esmaeili, N. MahdaviAmiri and E. Spedicato, ABS Solution of a Class of Linear Integer Inequalities and Integer LP Problems, Optimization Methods and Software 16(14) (2001) 179192. 15. H. Esmaeili, N. MahdaviAmiri and E. Spedicato, Generating the Integer Null Space and Conditions for Determination of an Integer Basis Using the ABS Algorithms, Bulletin of the Iranian Mathematical Society 27(1) (2001) 118. 14. H. Esmaeili, N. MahdaviAmiri and E. Spedicato, A Class of ABS Algorithms for Diophantine Linear Systems, Numerische Mathematik 90(1) (2001) 101115. 13. F. Famil Samavati and N. MahdaviAmiri, A Filtered BSpline Model of Scanned Digital Images, Journal of Sciences 10(4) (1999) 258264. 12. M. Adib, N. MahdaviAmiri and E. Spedicato, Broyden’s Method as an ABS Algorithm, Publications of The University of Miskolc, Series D, Natural Sciences, Mathematics 40 (1999) 313. 11. B. Mehri and N. MahdaviAmiri, Periodic Solutions of Certain Three Dimensional Autonomous Systems, Journal of Sciences 10(2) (1999) 117120. 10. S. Musavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Modeling, Generation and Representation of Bsplines, (in Persian), Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal of the Iranian Mathematical Society 17(21) (1998) 1937. 9. S. Musavi and N. MahdaviAmiri, Bspline Bases and Interpolation, (in Persian) Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal of the Iranian Mathematical Society 17(20) (1998) 114. 8. H. Esmaeili and N. MahdaviAmiri, ABS Methods for Solving Linear System, (in Persian), Mathematical Thought and Culture, A Journal of the Iranian Mathematical Society 17(1 and 2) (1996) 1728. 7. N. MahdaviAmiri and S.R. Seydnejad, Computational Nonlinear Least Squares in Electric Current Tomography, Scientia Iranica, The International Journal of Science and Technology 1(4) (1995) 335342. 6. N. MahdaviAmiri, CNLP: A Nonlinearly Constrained Nonlinear Programming Test Problem Generator, The International Journal of Engineering 5(2a) (1994) 7386. 5. N. MahdaviAmiri, An Exact Penalty Method with Reduced Hessian Updates for Solving Constrained Optimization Problems, Iranian Journal of Science and Technology 18(1) (1994) 114. 4. N. MahdaviAmiri, The Definition of Numerical Analysis, (Translation into Per sian of Paper by Lloyd N. Trefethen, SIAM News, (6) 25 (1992)), Nashri Ryazy, A Mathematical Journal of Iran University Press 5(1 and 2) (1993) 2729. 3. N. MahdaviAmiri and D. Tasdighi, Universal and Global Information, (in Persian), Sharif Journal 9(5)(1993)7678. 2. N. MahdaviAmiri and R.H. Bartels, Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares: An Exact Penalty Approach with Projected Structured QuasiNewton Updates, ACM Transactions On Mathematical Software (TOMS) 15(3) (1989) 220242. R.H. Bartels and N. MahdaviAmiri, On Generating Test Problems for Nonlinear Programming Algorithms, SIAM Journal on Scientific and Statistical Computing 7(3) (1986) 769798. 



Invited Addresses at Conferences

Numerical Nonlinear Optimization Software Package Available:
1)  Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems: Exact Penalty Method with Projected Structured QuasiNewton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels). 
2)  Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Problems: The Successive Quadratic Programming with Watchdog Technique. 
3)  Software to Generate Generally Constrained Nonlinear Least Squares Test Problems with one Single Prescribed Point as an Optimizer. 
4)  Software to Generate Generally Constrained Nonlinear Programming Test Problems with One Single Prescribed Point as an Optimizer. 
5)  Software for Solving Generally Constrained Nonlinear Programming Problems: Exact Penalty Method with Projected QuasiNewton Updates, (with R.H. Bartels) 

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What is Applied Mathematics, and Applied Mathematics in Iran? Speaker of the Panel, Faculty of Mathematical Sciences, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, November 2013. 
2)  University Curriculum in Mathematical Sciences in Iran, Member of the Panel, 4th Iranian Conference on Applied Mathematics, University of Sistan and Baluchestan, Zahedan, Iran, March 1012, 2010. 
3)  Mathematics and Engineering, Member of the Panel, Symposium on Mathematics and Communications, Iran Telecom Research Center, Tehran, Iran, Oct. 19, 2000. 
4)  University Curriculum in Computer Science in Iran, Member of the Panel, Fourth Annual International CSI Computer Conference (CSICC’98), Tehran, Iran, Jan. 27, 1999. 
5)  University Curriculum in Computer Science, Member of the Panel, The First Annual CSI Computer Conference (CSICC ’95), Tehran, Iran, Dec. 1995. 
6)  Ph.D. Program in Applied Mathematics, Member of the Panel, The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1995. 
7)  Scientific Software Production, Chairman of the Panel, The First Numerical Analysis Seminar in Iran, Tehran, Iran, Nov. 1995. 