Name: Mohammad Ali sandidzadeh
University: Iran University of Science & Technology (IUST)
Faculty : School of Railway Engineering
Group : Electric Railway
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Doctor of Electrical (Control) Engineering
University: Amirkabir University of Technology ( some part of Ph.D research in Central Queensland University- Australia)
AWARDS AND PRIZES
Research award in School of Railway Engineering -2003
Research award in School of Railway Engineering -2001
Excellent research award- Central Queensland University- Australia-1997
· Member of Association of Rail Transportation, Iran.
· Establishment of Electrical Railway Engineering
· Development of Railway Signalling & Control ,
WORK EXPERIENCE School of Railway Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran , Iran
Period: 2000- 2008
Position: Assistant Professor
Responsibilities: Manager of Electric Railway Group
Teaching in: MS.C Courses involving Fuzzy Control & Applications in Railway, Modern Control, Neural Networks & Applications in Railway, Energy Optimization in Train Navigation
Automatic Train Control, Railway Interlocking, End of Train Detection, Railway Traffic Control, DC Switchgear in Metro, Feasibility studies in Metro new line, Design of Freight Rolling Stock
Railway Research , Central Queensland University, Australia.
I I ) In Iran:
1-Technical Specification and Design of 4 cars metro rolling stock
2-Preparation & Study of Signalling design in Bafgh- Mashad Railway
3-Consideration and Training of Central Control & Communication System in Tehran Metro.
4- Consideration and Training of Signalling System in Tehran Metro.
5-Study and Preparation of Train Link System in Iran Railway.
6- Study of Automatic Train Control in Tehran-Mashad Railway
7-Comprehensive Study of Automatic Fare Collection System
8- Comprehensive Study of DC Switchgears Manufacturing and Applications in Railway
9-Study of Moving Block System
10- Evaluation and Comparison of Interlocking System
11-Design of Freight Wagons in Kolahdouz Industry
Intelligent Train Control System
Central traffic Control System
1- M. Sandidzadeh, S. Safarkhani, “ Simulation of Train Dynamics in Subway System”, Journal of Transportation Research, Vol.4, N0. 2 2007
2- M. Sandidzadeh , R. Golkar “A Data Logger Development in the Automatic Train Protection (ATP ) System –Case Study in Tehran Metro”, Vol 2, No 1, 2008, ICASTOR Journal of Engineering, India.
3- A. Ebrahimi, M. Sandidzadeh, “Fuzzy Logic Control of Regenerative Braking in DC Electrical Railway, Vol. 2, No. 1, 2008, ICASTOR Journal of Engineering, India.
4- M. Sandidzadeh, M. Menhaj, “ Improvement of Automatic Train Control System by Multistage Control & Fuzzy Dynamic Optimization”, Journak of Amirkabir, 2004., Vol. 14, No. A-56.
5- Mohammad Ali Sandidzadeh, Ali Khodadadi, " Optimization of balise placement in a railway track using a vehicle, an odometer and genetic algorithm, Journal of Scientific & Industrial Research, vol. 70, march 2011, pp210-214.
: Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., Ghadrdani S., “ Modelling the human operator decision making for railway traffic control based on intelligence of computing techniques”, Proceedings of Conference on Railway Eng. (CORE 98), Australia, pp.273-278, Sept. 1998.
: M. Sandidzadeh, “ Traffic Train Control via Fuzzy Approach “ 4th Rail Transportation Conference, 1999, Tehran University.
: Sandidzadeh M. , M. Menhaj “ Multistage Fuzzy Train Control” , IASTED/ Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing conference pp.128-133, May 2001, Cancun, Mexico.
 Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., et al, “ Transmission Media Modelling in Automatic Train Control System” IASTED/ Modelling and Simulation conferenc pp303-308, May 2001, Pittsburgh , USA.
 : Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., et al “ Simulation of Chopper Controlled DC Series Traction Machine in Motoring and Braking Modes for Tehran Metro Application”, World Congress on Railway Research, Oct. 1999, Tokyo, Japan. .
: M.A sandidzadeh, J Mousavi, “Development of an Expert System for Failure Detection of Electric System of Metro” 1st Urban Railway Conference, Tehran, 2000 ( In Farsi)
: Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M.,et al. “A Simulator For Automatic Train Protection Using Visual C++ “ Urban Rail Transport Conference, Tehran, Nov. 1999. (English Lang.),[Received the best paper awards]
 : Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., Bahram Kouhi “A Simulation Approach to Computerize the Relay Interlocking System of Tehran Suburban Line”, Urban Rail Transport conference, Tehran, Nov. 1999.
 : Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., Shams H., “Assessment of Automatic Train Operation (ATO) for Tehran Metro by Simulation “,5th Rail transport ,Tehran, March 2000.
(Journal) : Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M.B S Ghadrdani ,Li Peng, “ An Intelligent Traffic Control For Subway System” Railway Science Journal, China. , Vol.21, no.3, (2000).
 : Sandidzadeh M. , Menhaj M., Majedi M. “ A Model for Command Transfer between Audio Frequency Track Circuits and Train Onboard Equipment”, 5th Rail transport conference ,Tehran, March 2000. [ Received the best paper awards]
 : Massoud Ramin, Sandidzadeh Mohammadali “ Modelling & Simulation of Stray Current in Tehran Metro System”- Proceedings of Conference on Railway Eng. (CORE 98),Australia, pp.43-47, Sept.,1998.
: A. Mirabadi, M. Sandidzadeh, “ Trial of an Integrated Navigation System for Railway Application”, 2nd Conference of Satellite Based Positioning System., Oct. 2001, Tehran.
: M. Sandidzadeh, “ Fuzzy Optimiz ation with Branch & Bound Technique- Application in Train Control System” , Proceeding of International Conference on Computing (CIC’2001), Nov. 2001, Mexico City.
:M. Sandidzadeh, A. KHodadadi,"Optimization of balise placement in a railway track using a vehicle, an odometer and genetic algorithm", Journal of scientific & International Research, Vol 70, 2011, (Abstract)
Many other Conference papers in Farsi language which will be updated in the future.
RESEARCH GRANTS OBTAINED:
1- DC Switchgears Applications in Railway
2-Stray Current in Railway System
3 – Smart Card Ticketing in Urban Railway
4- Simulation of Automatic Train Operation
Mr. R. Golkar
Ms. S. Safarkhani
Ms. B. Rahmanzadeh
Mr. S. Ghamari
Mr. M. Fahimi
Mr. D Mostafa Tonbagh
Mr. S. Mohseni
Mr. M. Moshksar
Mr. M. Mokhlesabadi Farahani
Mr. M. Ghasem Zadeh
Mr. M. Babaie
Mr. S. Mousavi
Mr. B. Shamszadeh
Ms. H. Sgamsipour
Ms. Kh. Zareei
Mr. A. Heydari
Mr. M. Dehghani