Saeid Kazemzadeh Azad, Asst. Prof. Dr.

Saeid Kazemzadeh Azad

Contact Information

Phone:8353
Office:No: 418
Home Department:Department of Civil Engineering
Detailed CV

Academic Degrees

DegreeFieldUniversityYear
PhD of Science Civil Engineering - Structures Middle East Technical University 2014
Master's of Science Civil Engineering - Structures University of Tabriz 2009
Bachelor's of Science Civil Engineering University of Tabriz 2004


Academic Titles

DegreeUniversityMonthYear
Asst. Prof. Atilim University October 2014


Research Topics

Structural Optimization, Steel Structures, Discrete sizing


Publications

SCI, SCI-E, SSCI and AHCI

Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2017), Enhanced hybrid metaheuristic algorithms for optimal sizing of steel truss structures with numerous discrete variables, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 55, 2159-2180.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Akış, T. (2017), Automated selection of optimal material for pressurized multi-layer composite tubes based on an evolutionary approach, Neural Computing and Applications, (accepted for publication).

Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2017), Seeding the initial population with feasible solutions in metaheuristic optimization of steel trusses, Engineering Optimization, (accepted for publication).

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2015), Computationally Efficient Discrete Sizing of Steel Frames via Guided Stochastic Search Heuristic, Computers and Structures, 156, 12-28.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2015), Discrete sizing optimization of steel trusses under multiple displacement constraints and load cases using guided stochastic search technique, Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization, 52, 383-404.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2015), Adaptive Dimensional Search: A New Metaheuristic Algorithm for Discrete Truss Sizing Optimization, Computers and Structures, 154, 1-16.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2015), Improving Computational Efficiency of BI Algorithm in Optimal Structural Design, Advances in Structural Engineering​, 18, 1003-1015.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O., Saka, M.P. (2014), Guided stochastic search technique for discrete sizing optimization of steel trusses: A design-driven heuristic approach, Computers and Structures, 134, 62-74.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2014), An Elitist Self-Adaptive Step-Size Search for Structural Design Optimization, Applied Soft Computing, 19, 226-235.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2014), Discrete size optimization of steel trusses using a refined big bang–big crunch algorithm, Engineering Optimization, 46, 61-83.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2013), Upper bound strategy for metaheuristic based design optimization of steel frames, Advances in Engineering Software, 57, 19-32.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Erol, O.K. (2013), Upper Bound Strategy in Optimum Design of Truss Structures: A Big Bang-Big Crunch Algorithm Based Application, Advances in Structural Engineering, 16, 1035-1046.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2012), An exponential big bang-big crunch algorithm for discrete design optimization of steel frames, Computers and Structures, 110-111, 167-179.

Other Refereed Journals

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2016), Structural optimization using big bang-big crunch algorithm: A review, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 6, 433-445.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2016), Structural optimization problems of the ISCSO 2011-2015: A test set, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 6, 629-638

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2014), Computationally efficient optimum design of large scale steel frames, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 4, 233-259.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2014), Optimum design of skeletal structures using metaheuristics: a survey of the state-of-the-art, International Journal of Engineering & Applied Sciences, 6,1-11.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi, O. (2013), Improving Computational Efficiency of Particle Swarm Optimization for Optimal Structural Design, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 3, 563-574.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2013), Automated sizing of truss structures using a computationally improved SOPT algorithm, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 3, 209-221.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Kazemzadeh Azad, S, Kulkarni A. J. (2012), Structural Optimization Using a Mutation-Based Genetic Algorithm, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 2, 80-100.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2012), An efficient metaheuristic algorithm for engineering Optimization: SOPT, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 2, 479-487.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S., Hasançebi O., Erol, O.K. (2011), Evaluating efficiency of big-bang big-crunch algorithm in benchmark engineering optimization problems, International Journal of Optimization in Civil Engineering, 1, 495-505.

International Conference Proceedings

Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2017), Elitist population size reduction for computationally efficient optimum design of real-size steel structures using evolutionary algorithms, 11th International Conference on Advanced Computational Engineering and Experimenting (ACE-X 2017), Vienna, Austria.

Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2016), Evaluating sensitivity of stochastic search techniques to profile list ordering in discrete sizing of steel frames, 11th ASMO UK / ISSMO conference on Engineering Design Optimization / NOED2016, Technical University of Munich, Germany.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2014), Elitist Self-Adaptive Step-Size Search in Optimum Sizing of Steel Structures, International Conference on Advances in Civil and Structural Engineering (CSE), Malaysia.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2013), A comparison of metaheuristics in structural optimization, International Conference on Advances in Civil, Structural and Mechanical Engineering (CSM), Hong Kong.

Hasançebi, O., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2012), Improving the Big Bang-Big Crunch Algorithm for Optimum Design of Steel Frames, Proceedings of the Eighth International Conference on Engineering Computational Technology, Civil-Comp Press, Stirlingshire, Paper 52, UK.

Kulkarni, A.J., Kale, I.R., Tai, K., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2012), Discrete Optimization of Truss Structures using Probability Collectives, 12th International Conference on Hybrid Intelligent Systems (HIS), Pune, India.

Koohestani, K., Kazemzadeh Azad, S. (2009), An Adaptive Real-Coded Genetic Algorithm for Size and Shape Optimization of Truss Structures, Proceedings of the First International Conference on Soft Computing Technology in Civil, Structural and Environmental Engineering, Civil-Comp Press, Stirlingshire, Paper 13, UK.