Research interests include: Sustaianble and low-carbon supply chain network design and operations, sustainable reverse logistics management, green and sustainable transportation network design, sevice network design, location problem, operations research and optimization, and mathematical programming for complex decision-making problems.
Researcher in several research projects at both national and international levels including: Optimization / Optimization of Digital, Customer-Focused, Sustainable and Low-Carbon Logistics and Transportation Network in Industry 4.0 (OptiLog 4.0) funded by RCN; TARGET funded by EU NPA Program; and I3 Innovation and Industrial Internet funded by EU Interreg Nord Program, etc.
Member of the Norwegian Operations Research Society (NORS), Member of the EURO Working Group on Sustainable Supply Chain (EWGSSC), Member of the EURO Working Group on Location Analysis (EWGLA), and Member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE).
Frequent reviewer of more than 30 International journals including: Journal of Cleaner Production; International Journal of Production Economics; Resource, Conservation and Recycling; Environmental Science & Technology; Environmental Research; Computers & Industrial Engineering; Computers & Operations Research; Transportation Research Part E: Logistics and Transportation Review; The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology; Waste Management; Applied Mathematical Modeling; Sustainable Cities and Society; Cybernetes; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; IEEE Transactions on Fuzzy Systems; Engineering Optimization; Sustainability;Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association; SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International; Environmental Systems and Decisions; International Journal of Sustainable Engineering; Journal of Environmental Planning and Management; International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling; Mathematics; Logistics, etc.
Course coordinator and lecturer of Project Management (Postgraduate level, from 2015); Course information: https://uit.no/utdanning/emner/emne?p_document_id=459309
Course coordinator and main lecture on Supply Chain Management (Postgraduate level, 2019-2020)
Course coordinator and lecturer of Energy Technology (Undergraduate level, 2014-2015)
Associate Professor of Industrial Engineering
Coordinator of Master's Program of Industrial Engineering