Academic degree: Assistant Professor
Address: Urmia University of Technology, Urmia, Iran.
Tel: +98 44 31980221
Fax: + 98 441 3554184
Email: m.mokhtariangmail.com; m.mokhtarianuut.ac.ir
B.Sc, Mining Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, 2004
M.Sc, Mining Engineering – Rock Mechanics, University of Tehran, 2007
Ph.D, Mining Engineering, Sahand University of Technology, 2016
Honors & Awards
First rank in M.Sc national entrance exam
First of BSc, 2004
Third rank M.Sc, 2007
First rank of PhD, 2016
Dynamic analysis of underground spaces
Design of segmental tunnel lining
Stress analysis around underground spaces
Risk analysis in engineering projects
Open pit mine planning
Uncertainty in mine planning
Commodity price forecasting methods
Application of meta-heuristic algorithms in mine engineering
Detail design of Kermanshah-Khosravi railway tunnels
Design of Dorood_Khoramabad railway tunnels
Structural design of Nosood segmental tunnel lining
Design of Tehran - Tabriz railway cut and cover tunnel
Dynamic analysis of underground facility
Design of Tabriz urban railway line 2 tunnel
Design of Mashhad urban railway line 2 tunnel
Design of 4th division of 3th line of Tehran urban railway tunnel
Design of Nosood tunnel start chamber
Strength of Materials
Principle of Rock Mechanics
Production planning in open pit mining
Feasibility studies in mines
Abdollahisharif, J., Imamalipour, A., Alipour, A. & Mokhtarian, M., (2010). The station of modeling the mine resources in economical geology investigations and determination of mineral deposits genes & reserves. Journal of Economic Geology, 2010. 2(1): p. 51-59
Abdollahisharif, J., Bakhtavar, E., Alipour, A., & Mokhtarian, M., Geological modeling and short-term production planning of dimension stone quarries based on market demand. Journal of the Geological Society of India, 2012. 80(3): p. 420-428.
Alipour, A., M. Mokhtarian, and J.A. Sharif, Artificial neural network or empirical criteria? A comparative approach in evaluating maximum charge per delay in surface mining—Sungun copper mine. Journal of the Geological Society of India, 2012. 79(6): p. 652-658.
Mokhtarian Asl, M. and J. Sattarvand, Commodity price uncertainty propagation in open-pit mine production planning by Latin hypercube sampling method. Journal of Mining and Environment, 2016. 7(2): p. 215-227.
Mokhtarian Asl, M. and J. Sattarvand, An imperialist competitive algorithm for solving the production scheduling problem in open pit mine. Int. Journal of Mining & Geo-Engineering, 2016. 50(1): p. 131-143.
Mokhtarian-Asl, M. and A. Alipour, Development of ground vibration attenuation model by imperialist competitive algorithm. JOURNAL OF RESEARCH ON APPLIED GEOPHYSICS, 2018. 4(1): p. 95-104.
Alipour, A., M. Mokharian, and S. Chehreghani, An Application of Fuzzy Sets to the Blastability Index (BI) Used in Rock Engineering. Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering, 2018. 62(3): p. 580-589.
Mokhtarian Asl, M. and J. Sattarvand, Integration of commodity price uncertainty in long-term open pit mine production planning by using an imperialist competitive algorithm. Journal of the Southern African Institute of Mining and Metallurgy, 2018. 118(2): p. 165-172.
Mokhtarian Asl, M. and A. Alipour, Application of response surface method to the prediction of TBM penetration rate. Journal of Modeling in Engineering, 2018. 16(55): p. 24-24.
Chehreghani, S., et al., Investigating the possibility of mechanized mining by continuous surface miner machines in Rashakan limestone mine of Urmia cement plant based on Rock Mass Excavatability index rating method. Scientific Journal Management System, 2019. 13(25): p. 85-96.
Alipour, A., M. Mokhtarian, and R. Mikaeil, Modeling of sawability with diamond wire saw machine based on geomechanical parameters by using ICA: a new model for production rate estimation. Scientific Quarterly Journal of Iranian Association of Engineering Geology, 2019
Alipour, A. and M. Mokhtarian, Application of response surface method to the estimation of Bond work index. Journal of Engineering Geology, 2019
FLAC 2D, UDEC, FLAC 3D, Palxis 2D, Plaxis 3D tunnel, FLAC slope, Unwedge, Swedge, Slide, Rocplane, Data Mine, NPV Scheduler, Surpac
C++, Visual basic
Microsoft Office, IBM ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio, EasyFit, MATLAB, AUTO CAD