Applied Mathematics

Applied Mathematics is an open access, peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes, debate and short reports in all areas of applied mathematics.

Maziar Salahi

Editorial Board Member of Applied Mathematics

Associate Professor, University of Guilan, Iran

Research Areas

Linear Programming, Optimization, Operations Research, Numerical Analysis, Numerical Algorithms


2006Post Doctoral FellowSchool of Computational Engineering and Science, McMaster University
2006Ph.DApplied Mathematics, McMaster University
1998-2000M.S.Applied Mathematics, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran
1994-1998B.S.Applied Mathematics, Department of Mathematics, Guilan University, Rasht, Iran


2011-presentAssociate Professor, University of Guilan
2007-2011Assistant Prof., Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Guilan

Academic Achievement

Ranked number one among all graduating students, Department of Mathematics, University of Guilan, 1998
Ranked Number six in the entrance examination among more than 10000 applicants seeking admission to graduate studies in applied Mathematics in Iran, 1998
Winner of the best student paper prize of MITACS (Mathematics of information technology and complex systems,, 2005. The prize was a certificate with 1000 dollars.
Winner of Prof. Riazi Kermani Award which is awarded to the best paper submitted to the annual Iranian math conference, 2009. The prize was a certificate with three gold coins.

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Optimization algorithm using the ABS class of methods (in persian), Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume). Joint work with Nezam Mahadvi-Amiri. 55-63, 2000-2001.
[2]  Karmarkar's interior point algorithm and the ABS-type algorithm for solving linear programming problems (in Persian), Sharif University of Technology Research Reports (Mathematical Sciences Volume). Joint work with Nezam Mahadvi-Amiri. 12 pages, 2001-2002.
[3]  The Complexity of self-regular proximity based infeasible interior point methods for Linear Optimization. Joint work with T. Terlaky and G. Zhang. Computational Optimization and Applications, 33, pp. 157-185, 2006. (This paper won the best student paper prize of MITACS in Canada, 2005).
[4]  An adaptive self-regular proximity based large-update IPM for linear optimization. Joint work with T. Terlaky. Optimization Methods and Software, 20(1), pp. 163-179, 2005.
[5]  On self-regular interior point methods. Joint work with R. Sotirov and T. Terlaky. Invited article to:TOP (Spanish Journal of operations research), 12(2), pp. 209-300, 2004.
[6]  Adaptive large neighborhood self-regular predictor-corrector IPMs for LO. Joint work with T. Terlaky. Journal of Optimization theory and Applications, 2007.
[7]  Postponing the choice of the barrier parameter in Mehrotra-type algorithms. Joint work with T. Terlaky. European Journal of Operational Research, 182, 502-513, 2007.
[8]  Polynomial time second order Mehrotra-type predictor-corrector algorithms. Joint work with N. Mahdavi-Amiri. Applied Mathematics and Computation, 183, 646-658, 2006.
[9]  New complexity analysis of infeasible IPMs for linear optimization. Joint work with R. Peyghami and T. Terlaky. European Journal of Operational Research, 186, 466-485, 2008.
[10]  A finite termination Mehrotra-type predictor-corrector algorithm. Applied Mathematics and Computation, 190, 1740-1746, 2007.
[11]  On Mehrotra-type predictor-corrector algorithms. Joint work with J. Peng and T. Terlaky, SIAM Journal on Optimization, 18(4), 1377-1397, 2007.
[12]  Mehrotra-type Predictor-Corrector Algorithm Revisited. Optimization Methods and Software, 2008.
[13]  A Hybrid Adaptive Algorithm for Linear Optimization. Asia Pacific Journal of Operational Research, 2009.
[14]  Correcting an inconsistent set of linear inequalities by generalized Newton method, with S. Ketabchi.Optimization Methods and Software, 2010.
[15]  On ill-conditioned linear systems and regularized gmres method. Applied Mathematics and Information Sciences, 3(1) (2009), 45-51.
[16]  Introduction to second order conic optimization (in Farsi). Farhang va Andisheh Riazi, 2009.
[17]  Nonnegative Ill-Conditioned Linear Systems and GMRES Method, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Computing, Springer, 2009.
[18]  A new HPM for integral equations, with H. Ghazvini, Applications and Applied Mathematics, 2009.
[19]  Computational experiments on the Tikhonov regularization of the total least squares problem, Computer Science Journal of Moldova, 17(1), 12-25, 2009.
[20]  Inconsistent Linear Inequalities, Generalized Newton Method and Conic Optimization, Journal of Applied Mathematics, Statistics and Informatics, 2009.
[21]  A new HPM for system of integro-di erential equations, with H. Aminikhah, to appear in International Journal of Computer Mathematics, 2010.
[22]  New Barrier Parameter Updating Technique in Mehrotra-Type Algorithm, to appear in Bulletin of the Iranian Math. Society, 2010.
[23]  Robust least squares solution of linear inequalities, Applied Mathematics Letter, 23, 605-608, 2010.
[24]  A Self-Regular Newton Based Algorithm for Linear Optimization, to appear in ANZIAM Journal, 2010.
[25]  An Adaptive Long Step Interior Point Algorithm for Linear Optimization, accepted for publ. in Kybernetika 2010.
[26]  A generalized Newton-penalty algorithm for large scale ill-conditioned quadratic problems, Applications and Applied Mathematics, 4(2), 2009.
[27]  Convex Optimization Approach to a Single Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Minimization Problem, to appear in Central European Journal of OR, 2010.
[28]  Correcting Inconsistency in Linear Inequalities by Minimal Change in the Right Hand Side Vector. Computer Science Journal of Moldova, 2009.
[29]  Regularization Tools and Robust Optimization for Ill-conditioned Least Squares Problem: A Computational Comparison, to appear in Applied Mathematics and computations, 2011.
[30]  Quadratically Constrained Quadratic Problem with an Additional Linear Constraint, to appear in Iranian Journal of Operations Research, 2011.
[31]  Interior Point Methods for Nonlinear Programs, Wiley Handbook, accepted Dec. 2010.
[32]  Self-regular interior-point methods for cone linear optimization, SDP handbook, accepted Dec. 2010.
[33]  Optimal Correction of Infeasible Systems in the Second Order Conic Linear Setting, to appear in Computer Science Journal of Moldova, 2011.