Masoud Fakhimi

Dr Masoud Fakhimi


Program Director for Business Analytics MSc and Teaching Fellow in Management Information Systems
PhD, MSc
+44 (0)1483 686380
22 MS 02
Term time office hours: Thursday 10:00-12:00 and Friday 11:00-12:00

Academic and research departments

Surrey Business School.

Biography

Areas of specialism

Modelling and Simulation; Sustainable Development; Operations Research; Business Inteligence; Operations Management; Supply Chain Management

University roles and responsibilities

  • Program Director for Business Analytics MSc
  • Post Graduate Module Coordinator
  • PhD and MSc student supervision
  • Dissertation for Business Analytics Program Coordinator
  • Professional Training Year (PTY) tutor
  • UG and PG students personal tutor

Research

Research interests

My teaching

Supervision

Postgraduate research supervision

Completed postgraduate research projects I have supervised

My publications

Highlights

PUBLICATIONS:

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., Stergioulas, L. (2017) Modelling for sustainable development using the Triple-bottom line: Methods, Challenges and the need for hybrid M&S. 2017 Winter Simulation Conference, December 3-6, Las Vegas, NV, IEEE.

- Giannakis, M., Spanaki, K., Fakhimi, M. (2017) Investigating the effects of Cloud Manufacturing on Supply Chain Responsiveness. The 24th EUROMA conference, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, July 1-5, 2017.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., Stergioulas, L. (2016) An Investigation into Modeling and Simulation Approaches for Sustainable Operations Management. Simulation: Transactions of the SCS Journal. SAGE.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N. and Stergioulas, L. (2016) Modelling for the Triple-bottom Line: An Investigation of Hybrid Simulation for Sustainable Development Analysis. 2016 Winter Simulation Conference, December 11-14, Washington, D.C.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N. and Stergioulas, L. (2015) An Investigation of Hybrid Simulation for Modeling Sustainability in Healthcare. Winter Simulation Conference. Huntington Beach, California, USA. December 6-9, 2015.

Fakhimi, M. and Stergioulas, L. (2015) “A review of modelling and simulation for investigating supply chain sustainability analysis”. 1st International Conference on Agrifood Supply Chain Management & Green Logistics. Halkidiki, Greece. May 27-30, 2015.

Fakhimi, M., Anagnostou, A., J.E Taylor, S. and Stergioulas, L. (2014) A Hybrid Agent-Based and Discrete-Event Simulation Approach for sustainable strategy planning and Simulation Analytics. Winter Simulation Conference. Savannah, Georgia, USA. December 7-10, 2014.

Fakhimi, M., Abbasi, M., Stergioulas, L., Xydopoulos, G., Fragkaki, M., Sotiriou, S., Rifon, L. A., Margineanu, R. and Tatrai, F. (2014) Measuring impact of using e-learning portals on educational systems. 8th EDEN Workshop, Oxford, UK. October 27-28, 2014.

Fakhimi, M., Stergioulas, L., Abbasi, M., Xydopoulos, G., Athanasiades, N., Damigos, M., Kolovou, L., Sofoklis, S., Stracke, C., Anido, L., Fernández, M., Hoel, T., Bissinger, K. and Arnold, C. (2014) “Methodology And Evaluation Framework For Measuring Impact Of An E-Learning Platform”, 6th Edulearn Conference, Barcelona, Spain. July 7 – 9, 2014.

- Stergioulas, L., Abbasi, M., Xydopoulos, G., Fakhimi, M., Margineanu, R., Rifon, L, A. and Manuel Fernández. (2014) “Evaluating e-learning platforms for Schools: Use and usability, user acceptance, and impact on learning”. The 14th IEEE International Conference on Advanced Learning Technologies - ICALT2014. Athens, Greece. July 7-9, 2014.

Fakhimi, M., Stergioulas, L. (2014) “Application of Hybrid Simulation for Sustainable development Analysis”. 2014 OR Society Simulation Workshop (SW14). Worcestershire, England, UK. 1-2 April 2014.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., Stergioulas, L., and Eldabi, T. (2013) “A Review of Literature in modelling approaches for Sustainable Development”. Winter Simulation Conference. Washington D.C. USA. December 8-11, 2013.

Fakhimi, M. and Probert, J. (2013) Operations Research within UK healthcare – 21st century review, Journal of Enterprise Information Management (JEIM). Volume 26, Issues 1 and 2.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., and Probert, J. (2012) “Modelling for Sustainable Success in Healthcare”. Winter Simulation Conference, Berlin, Germany, December 9-12, 2012.

Fakhimi, M. and Mustafee, N. (2012) “Applications of Operations Research within UK Healthcare Context”.  2012 OR Society Simulation Workshop (SW12). Worcestershire, England, UK. 27-28 March 2012. Pp. 66-82.

Fakhimi, M. (2010) “Developing a conceptual model for Human Resource Empowerment Process in Iranian service sector”. 11th International Conference on Human Resource Development Research and Practice across the Europe. University of Pecs, Pecs, Hungary. June 2-4, 2010.

Fakhimi, M. (2010) A Six sigma implementation in healthcare context. Journal of Iranian Foundation for Human Resource Empowerment (IFHRE), Volume 4:25-37.

Fakhimi, M. (2010) “Application of Six sigma in Iranian healthcare context”. 2nd International Hospital Accreditation Conference, Tehran, Iran. May, 5-6, 2010.

Fakhimi, M. (2009) “Challenges of developing conceptual model for Human Resource Empowerment Process: HRE Award case study”. 3rd Human Resource Empowerment Conference, Tehran, Iran. December 15-16, 2009.

 

ABSTRACTS:

Fakhimi, M., Spanaki, K., Anagnostou, A. (2017) IoT and Analytical Practices in Traditional Industries: A view of the Farming and Agricultural Sector. OR59 Annual Conference, Loughborough, England, UK. September 12-14, 2017. UK OR Society.

- Mustafee N, Islam N, Jia J, Fakhimi M. (2017). Innovation Process in 3D Printing Discontinuous Innovation. BAASANA 2017 International Conference. 16th - 18th Aug 2017.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., Stergioulas, L. (2017) A Dynamic Multi-Level Approach for Sustainable Development Analysis. Young OR 20 Conference, London, England, UK. April 4-6, 2017. UK OR Society.

Fakhimi, M., and Mustafee, N and Stergioulas, L. (2016) TBL Modelling: Definition, advantages and challenges. OR58 Annual Conference, University of Portsmouth, Portsmouth, UK. September 6-8, 2016. UK OR Society.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N., Stergioulas, L. (2015) “Modelling and Simulation for Sustainable Development:  A Shift from Normal to Post-Normal Modelling and Simulation Paradigms”. 27th European Conference on Operational Research (EURO 27). Glasgow, Scotland, UK. July 12-15, 2015.

Fakhimi, M., and Stergioulas, L. (2014) Investigating the Application of Hybrid Simulation Approach for Sustainable Supply Chain Analysis. OR56 Annual Conference, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, England, UK. September 9-11, 2014. UK OR Society.

16)   - Simulation For Sustainable Strategic Planning In Healthcare. OR56 Annual conference, Royal Holloway University of London, Egham, England, UK. September 9-11, 2014. UK OR Society.

Fakhimi, M., Stergioulas, L. (2013) “Modelling for sustainable supply chain management”. OR55 Annual Conference, University of Exeter, Exeter, England, UK. September 3-5, 2013. UK OR Society.

Fakhimi, M., Stergioulas, L., Abbasi, M. (2013) “Emerging business models and technology foresight in e-learning context”. 5th Elearning 2.0 International Conference, London, England, UK. 31 July 2013.

Fakhimi, M., Stergioulas, L., Mustafee, N. (2013) “Changing paradigms towards sustainable operations management: Formulating a sustainability roadmap from strategy to operations”. Young OR 18 Conference, University of Exeter, Exeter, England, UK. April 9-11, 2013. UK OR Society.

Fakhimi, M., Mustafee, N and Probert, J. (2012) “Simulation for Sustainability in Healthcare: Identifying Gaps in the Literature”. OR54 Annual Conference, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK. September 4-6, 2012. UK OR Society. 

- Mustafee, N., Probert, J., Phillips, E.J.G., and Fakhimi, M. (2012) “An electronic resource for the prevention of unfair practice and the preparation of better assignments: A SALT-funded project”.  SALT Excellence in Learning & Teaching Conference. Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK. 2 July 2012.

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