Stochastic/Robust Optimization, Resilience Quantification, Multiple Infrastructure Analysis, Disaster Management, Power System Restoration.
2018, Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering, University of Houston
2012, M.S. in Information Technology Engineering, Shiraz University
2005, B.S. in Industrial Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology
Best Paper Award for Energy System Division, Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), 2017
Best Teaching Assistant Award from IE Department of UH, 2017
Best Poster Award, INFORMS Student Chapter, 2015
S. Abbasi, M. Barati, and G. J. Lim, " A Multi-objective MPEC Model for Disaster Management of Power System Restoration. " In Proceedings of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE) Annual Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, May 20-23, 2017. (Best Paper Award for Energy System Division)
S. Abbasi, M. Barati, and G. J. Lim. "A GPP-Based Sectionalization Toward a Fast Power Transmission System Restoration." In International Conference on Applied Human Factors and Ergonomics, pp. 11-21. Springer, Cham, 2017.