Curriculum Vitae

Education

M.Sc. in Transportation Planning

Azad University (South Tehran Branch), Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2011 to Sep. 2014

GPA: 18 / 20

M.Sc. Thesis Topic:

Development of a Model of Determining Capacity in Urban Roundabouts.

M.Sc. Seminar Topic:

Study of Modeling Methods for Evaluating the Impacts of Technical and Economic of Intelligent Transportation System (ITS).

B.Sc. in Civil Engineering

Azad University (South Tehran Branch), Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2006 to Nov. 2010

GPA: 16.14 / 20

High School Diploma in Mathematics and Physics

Feiz High School, Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2002 to Jun. 2006

GPA: 18.76 / 20

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Teaching Experience

Azad University (South Tehran Branch) – School of Industrial Engineering

Operations Research II: Fall 2012, Teaching Assistant for Dr. Hassan Javanshir

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Professional Experience

Memari-va-Mohit Consulting Engineers Co., Tehran, Iran, Jun. 2009 – Present

Transportation Engineer and Project Manager (Sep. 2012 – Present)
Project Management and Control (Sep. 2011 – Sep. 2012)
Structural Analysis and Design in Concrete and Steel (Jun. 2009 – Sep. 2011)

Tarhe Rahe Abrisham (TRA) Consulting Engineers Co., Tehran, Iran, Sep. 2015 – Sep. 2017 (part-time)

Transportation Project Manager

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Publications
      Journal Articles

– Baradaran Shahidin M, Shabani Sh, Khalilzadeh M, Tahmasbi S, Azimipour M. Modeling of BRT system travel time prediction using AVL data [In Preparation]

– Afandizadeh Sh, Tajaddini A, Khalilzadeh M. Optimization of consecutive signalized intersections based on combined algorithms – Comparing results with microsimulation. International Journal for Traffic and Transport Engineering (IJTTE), Vol 5 (4), December 2015. (DOI: 10.7708/ijtte.2015.5(4).07)

– Kavussi A, Qazizadeh MJ, Qorbani M, Khalilzadeh M. Modeling of fatigue and moisture defects of asphalt mixes containing electric arc furnace (EAF) steel slag. [In Preparation] (I have done the modeling in this paper)

– Kazemi A, Khalilzadeh M, Zoghi H. Studying the Role of Interchanges in Rising of Highways Safety and Efficiency. RAHVAR Journal of Applied Research, Vol 10, No.22, Summer 2013, 7-29.

– Kazemi A, Khalilzadeh M, Zoghi H. The Study of the Identification and Prioritization methods of the Black Spots Correction. RAHVAR Journal of Applied Research, Vol 9, No.20, Winter 2013, 27-54.

Conference Proceedings and Presentations

– Kazemi A, Zoghi H, Dehghan N F, Khalilzadeh M. The Nano Interchange Design in Dense Urban Areas. The 14th International Conference on Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 24, 2015.

– Khalilzadeh M, Javanshir H, Teimoory P, Kazemi A. A survey of the Input – Output model for the economic evaluation of Intelligent Transportation Systems. National Conference on Applied Civil engineering and Advances (ACA2014), Karaj, Iran, Feb. 20, 2014.

– Rahimof K, Shirazian S Gh, Khalilzadeh M. Study and comparison of the single-lane roundabout capacity models and feasibility study of using them in Iran. The 13th International Conference on Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 25, 2014.

– Rahimof K, Zoghi H, Kazemi A, Khalilzadeh M. Feasibility of replacing a Single Point Urban Interchange with a Diverging Diamond Interchange using Microscopic simulation. The 12th International Conference on Traffic and Transportation Engineering, Tehran, Iran, Feb. 19, 2013.

– Kazemi A, Khalilzadeh M, Zoghi H. The Influence of Roadside Infrastructure on Drivers’ Speed Choice and Lateral Placement: A Driving Simulator Study. 3rd International Traffic Accident Conference, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, May 15, 2012.

– Kazemi A, Khalilzadeh M, Zoghi H. Enhancing Safety and Efficiency by Designing a New Type of Interchange. 3rd National Safety and Traffic Conference, Tehran, Iran, May 8, 2012.

– Boudaghpour S, Khalilzadeh M. High Potential of Iran’s Southern Provinces to Develop Aquatics Farms. The 2nd CUTSE International Conference (CUTSE 2009), campus of Curtin University of Technology, Miri, Sarawak, Malaysia, Nov. 24, 2009.

– Keshavarzi Sh H, Imani F, Khalilzadeh M. Investigation of  Shipping Fleets in Distribution of air Pollution. The 3th National Conference on World Environment Day, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, Jun. 10, 2009.

– Boudaghpour S, Khalilzadeh M. The Effects of Greenhouse Gases on Droughts and Water crisis and Ways to Prevent. 1st International Conference of Water Crisis, Zabol University, Zabol, Iran, Mar. 10, 2009.

– Boudaghpour S, Khalilzadeh M. Tehran Earthquake and its Environmental Impacts. The 2nd Conference & Exhibition on Environmental Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran, May 17, 2008.

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Honors and Awards

– Selected to be a Member of Young Researchers and Elite Club (ID: 9115141005).

– Qualified for Second Round of National Olympiad in Mathematics, (2004-2005).

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Licenses & Certifications

– Graph Analytics for Big Data by University of California San Diego on Coursera. Certificate earned at Wednesday, January 30, 2019.

– Programming for Everybody (Getting Started with Python) by University of Michigan on Coursera. Certificate earned at Saturday, April 7, 2018.

– Smart Cities – Management of Smart Urban Infrastructures by École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne on Coursera. Certificate earned at Friday, April 20, 2018.

– Fundamentals of Project Planning and Management (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by University of Virginia Darden School of Business through Coursera Inc.), May 2015.

Game Theory (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by Stanford University through Coursera Inc.), Mar. 2013.

– Competitive Strategy (Statement of Accomplishment with Distinction Provided by Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) through Coursera Inc.), Jun. 2014.

– Maps and the Geospatial Revolution (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by The Pennsylvania State University through Coursera Inc.), Jun. 2014.

– Villes africaines: une introduction à la planification urbaine / African cities : an introduction to urban planning (Statement of Accomplishment with Distinction Provided by The École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) through Coursera Inc.), Jun. 2014.

– Developing Innovative Ideas for New Companies: The First Step in Entrepreneurship (Statement of Accomplishment with Distinction Provided by The University of Maryland, College Park through Coursera Inc.), May 2014.

– New Models of Business in Society (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by The University of Virginia through Coursera Inc.), May 2014.

– Massively Multivariable Open Online Calculus Course (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by The Ohio State University through Coursera Inc.), May 2014.

– Introduction to Mathematical Philosophy (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) through Coursera Inc.), Jul. 2014.

– Introduction to Systems Engineering (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by UNSW Australia -The University of New South Wales- through Coursera Inc.), Jul. 2014.

– What’s Your Big Idea? (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill through Coursera Inc.), Mar. 2014.

– Creativity, Innovation, and Change | 创意,创新, 与 变革 (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by Pennsylvania State University through Coursera Inc.), Oct. 2014.

– Leading Strategic Innovation in Organizations (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by Vanderbilt University through Coursera Inc.), Sep. 2014.

– Subsistence Marketplaces (Statement of Accomplishment Provided by University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign through Coursera Inc.), Aug. 2014.

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Certificates of Attendance

– BikePed Portal – National Bicycle and Pedestrian Count Archive (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on March 7, 2018.

– Improving Daily Transportation – Ecological Momentary Assessment (EMA) Strategies (Webinar), The Transportation Research and Education Center (TREC) in partnership with the University of Texas as Arlington, Completed on February 8, 2018.

– Parking, Transit Usage and Congestion: Evidence from SFpark (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on September 25, 2017.

– Land Use Mix and Pedestrian Travel Behavior: Advancements in Conceptualization and Measurement (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on July 25, 2017.

–  Developing Practical Dynamic Evaluation Methods for Transportation Structures (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on May 25, 2017.

– App-Based Solutions for an Integrated Transportation Network (Webinar), By Shared-Use Mobility Center, Completed on April 12, 2017.

– Paris — Reclaiming the city for its people from its cars (Webinar), by SFU (Simon Fraser University) Continuing Studies (City Program), April, 2017.

– Stockholm — Vision Zero (Webinar), by SFU (Simon Fraser University) Continuing Studies (City Program), April, 2017.

– Bang for the Buck? Following the Money from Transportation Decisions to Outcomes (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on March 21, 2017.

– Integrating explicit and implicit methods in travel behavior research: A study of driver attitudes and bias (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on February 21, 2017.

–  Development of a Pedestrian Demand Estimation Tool (Webinar), sponsored by National Institute for Transportation and Communities (NITC), Completed on February 18, 2016.

– Delta Model – A new approach to Strategic Management (Webinar), Provided by E-Seminar, Jul. 2014.

– Professional Project Management Methods, Provided by Civil House R & D Institute, Jul. 2013.

– Practical Tips for Principled Construction, Provided by Civil House R & D Institute, Jul. 2013.

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Presentations in Classes

– “Introduction to Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)”, Transportation Planning Classroom Presentation, Presented in Jun. 2012.

– “Weaving, Merging and Diverging Movements on Multilane Highways”, Advanced Traffic Engineering Classroom Presentation, Presented in April 2012.

– “Review, Analysis and Evaluation of the Transportation system in Italy”, Demand in Transportation Classroom Presentation, Presented in Jan. 2011.

– “Applications of Closed Circuit Television Cameras (CCTV) in Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS)”, Transportation Systems Analysis Classroom Presentation, Presented in Dec. 2011.

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Skills

Language Skills

English (Fluent)

Persian (Native)

Computer Skills

Applications: Vissim, AIMSUN, SimWalk, Synchro, TransCAD, ArcGIS, SPSS, Microsoft Project

Programming Languages: Python, MATLAB, C, Pascal, HTML

Operating Systems: Linux, Microsoft Windows 10/8/7/Vista/XP/2000, DOS

Others: Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint), SAP, ETABS, SAFE, AUTOCAD

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Professional Affiliations

-Affiliate Member of “ASCE” (Member #: 493743)
-Permanent Member of “Iranian Association of Rail transport Engineering” (Member #: 1307)
-Student Member of “ICE” (Member #: 65190305)
-Member of the Board of Directors of “Scientific Association of Civil Engineering” (Azad University- South Tehran Branch), Sep. 2008 to Sep. 2010.
-Member of “The Society of Digital Information and Wireless Communications” (Member #: 4060)

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Extracurricular Activities

Scientific

Programming, Probabilities, Urban Studies, Mathematics, Geometry, Game Theory, Environmental Engineering, Reliability, Fuzzy Logic, Astronomy

Hobbies

Photography (Social & Nature), Reading Poetry, Swimming, Cycling, Hiking, Listening to Music, Travelling.

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