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Senior Lecturer and Director of Civil Engineering Learning Center at Department of Civil Engineering

Dr. Ghandehari has over thirty years of teaching experience at university level.  He has taught variety of courses in civil engineering, computer science and mathematics. He is director of civil engineering learning center.  His areas of research  are convex and discrete geometry with emphasis on Minkowski geometry, the calculus of variation and optimal control, optimization, mathematical modeling, differential and integral equations.

Univ. of California at Davis
Ph.D.
Mathematics
Univ. of Utah
M.E.A.
Industrial Engineering
Univ. of Arizona
M.S.
Mathematics
Univ. of Utah
B.A.
Mathematics
September 2014
Ongoing
Membership
ASEE (American Society for Engineering Education)
March 2014
Ongoing
Membership
Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics
February 2014
Ongoing
Membership
INFORMS
October 2013
Ongoing
Membership
United States Chess Federation
October 2013
Ongoing
Membership
American Mathematical Society
October 2013
Ongoing
Membership
Pi Mu Epsilon(Mathematics Honor Society)
October 2013
Ongoing
Membership
The Golden Key international Honour Society
2015
The Z -transform of the linear car-following Model, Engineering Science and Technology: An International Journal(ESTIJ) vol.5 No. 1 February 2015 pages 193-196, Co-author Siamak Ardekani
Journal Article
Published
2013
Inequalities for variable interest rates, Journal of Economics and Engineering,Vol. 4, No.2, December 2013, Co-author Alireza Norozirshan 
Journal Article
Published
2011
" Macroscopic Speed-Flow Models for Characterization of Freeway and Managed Lanes, " Buletinul Institutului Politechnic Din Lasi, Vol. LVII(LXI), No.1, 2011, pp. 149-159(with S. Ardekani and S. Nepal)
Journal Article
Published
2010
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Restricted Curvature in the Minkowski Plane." Journal of Mathematical Inequalities 4.2 (2010): 307-313.
Journal Article
Accepted
2009
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Siamak Ardekani. "A System of Partial Differential Equations for Traffic Flow." Libertas Mathematica 29 (2009): 139-142.
Journal Article
Accepted
2008
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Siamak Ardekani. "The Laplace Transform of the Linear Car-following Model." Libertas Mathematica 28 (2008): 143-147.
Journal Article
Accepted
2008
Ghandehari, M. & Ardekani, S. (2008). An Analysis of Modified Greenberg Speed-flow model. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept. UT Arlington.
Technical Report
Accepted
2007
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Jennifer Holyk. "A geometric inequality in pharmacokinetics." Libertas Mathematica 27 (2007): 99-104.
Journal Article
Accepted
2007
Ghandehari, M. & Kashefi, F. (2007). Geometry of Post's Correspondence Problem. In ASEE Gulf-Southwest Annual Conference (pp. 1-4). University of Texas-Pan American: American Society for Engineering Education.
Conference Proceeding
Accepted
2005
Ghandehari, M. & Kashefi, F. (2005). Geometrical Problems in Engineering Mechanics. Arlington, Texas: Math. Dept. Univ. of Texas at Arlington, TR#352.
Technical Report
Accepted
2005
Ghandehari, M. & O'Neill, E. J. (2005). The reflection property in normed linear planes with applications to generalized conics. Arlington, TX: Math Dept. UT Arlington,TR#351.
Technical Report
Accepted
2003
Ghandehari, M. & Khan, S. (2003). Examples from elements of theory of computation. In ASEE Gulf-Southwest 2003. University of Texas at Arlington: ASEE.
Conference Proceeding
Accepted
2002
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Merlynd Nestell. "A quadratic Fredholm integral equation and its solution for various kernels." Libertas Mathematica 22 (2002): 41-48.
Journal Article
Accepted
2002
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Tennis and basketball the lazy way." The Mathematical gazette 86.no.507 (2002): 501.
Journal Article
Accepted
2002
Ghandehari, M., Nestell, M., & Sridhar, S. (2002). A quadratic matrix equation. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept. UT Arlington.
Technical Report
Accepted
2001
Ghandehari, M. (2001). A geometric inequality for convex polygons. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept., UT Arlington.
Technical Report
Accepted
2001
Ghandehari, M. (2001). Minkowski's inequality for convex curves. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept., UT Arlington.
Technical Report
Accepted
2000
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Controlling Curvature in Minkowski Planes." Journal of Mathematical Analysis and Applications 252.no.2 (2000): 951-958.
Journal Article
Accepted
2000
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Michael Golomb. "Minimum Path Problems in Normed Spaces: Reflection and Refraction." Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications 105.1 (2000): 1-16.
Journal Article
Accepted
2000
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Total Curvature in Minkowski planes." Libertas Mathematica 20 (2000): 107-112.
Journal Article
Accepted
2000
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Michael Golomb. "Minimum path problems in normed spaces: reflection and refraction." J. Optim. Theory Appl. 105.no.1 (2000): 1-16.
Journal Article
Accepted
2000
Nestell, M. & Ghandehari, M. (2000). A quadratic Volterra integral equation and its solution for various kernels. In Volterra equations and applications(Arlington, TX 1996) (pp. 357-365). Arlington, TX: Gordon and Breach.
Conference Proceeding
Accepted
1998
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Ray Optics on Surfaces." Libertas Mathematica 18 (1998): 49-52.
Journal Article
Accepted
1998
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Edward J. O'Neill. "Self-circumference of rotors." Acta Mathematica Hungarica 79.no.3 (1998): 179-190.
Journal Article
Accepted
1998
Ghandehari, Mostafa. Rev. of Global Methods in Optimal Control, by Vadim F. Krotov. SIAM Review 1998: 152.
Book Review
Accepted
1997
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Merlynd Nestell. "On a separable nonlinear Volterra integral equation with power nonlinearity." Libertas Mathematica 17 (1997): 175-181.
Journal Article
Accepted
1997
Ghandehari, M. (1997). Snell's law in normed linear planes. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept., UT Arlington.
Technical Report
Accepted
1997
Ghandehari, M. (1997). Heron's problem in the Minkowski plane. Arlington, TX: Math. Dept. UT Arlington, TR#306.
Technical Report
Accepted
1996
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Polar duals of rotors." Acta Mathematica Sinica, new series 12.no.1 (1996): 40-42.
Journal Article
Accepted
1996
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "An Optimal control formulation of the Blaschke-Lebesgue theorem." J. Math. Anal. Appl. 200.no.2 (1996): 322-331.
Journal Article
Accepted
1995
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Richard Pfiefer. "Polygonal Circles." Mathematics and Computer Education Journal 29.no.2 (1995): 203-210.
Journal Article
Accepted
1995
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Sums of distances in normed spaces." Acta Math. Hungar. 67.no.1-2 (1995): 123-129.
Journal Article
Accepted
1994
Ghandehari, Mostafa and Dave Logothetti. "How the elliptic integrals K and E arise from circles and points in the Minkowski plane." J.Geom. 50.no.1-2 (1994): 63-72.
Journal Article
Accepted
1994
Ghandehari, Mostafa. Rev. of Foundations of Coding, by J. Adamek. SIAM review 1994: 125.
Book Review
Accepted
1992
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Steinhardt's inequality in the Minkowski plane." Bull. Austral. Math. Soc. 45.2 (1992): 261-266.
Journal Article
Accepted
1991
Ghandehari, Mostafa. "Polar duals of convex bodies." Proc. Amer. Math. Soc. 113.no.3 (1991): 799-808.
Journal Article
Accepted
1989
Ghandehari, M. & Pfiefer, R. (1989). Self-Circumference in the Minkowski Plane. Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate school.
Technical Report
Accepted
1985
Chakerian, G. D. and M. A. Ghandehari. "The Fermat problem in Minkowski spaces." Geom. Dedicata 17.3 (1985): 227-238.
Journal Article
Accepted
1985
Andrew, A. D. & Ghandehari, M. A. (1985). An inequality for a sum of distances. In Sundance Conferance on combinatorics and related topics, Cong.Num.50 (pp. 31-35). Sundance, Utah:.
Conference Proceeding
Accepted
1985
Chakerian, G. D. & Ghandehari, M. A. (1985). The sum of distances determined by points on a sphere. In Discrete geometry and convexity (pp. 88-91). New York: New York. Acad. Sci.
Conference Proceeding
Accepted
March 2014

The Z-transform of the linear car-following model

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April 2011

A Discrete Optimal Control in Pharmacokinetics

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Summer 2015
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The lecture covers principles of forces and force systems, resultants and components of force systems, forces due to friction, condition of equilibrium, forces acting on members of trusses and frame structures, centroids and moments of inertia, review of kinematics and kinetics of particle motion, two-dimensional motion of rigid bodies. The lab period is used for reinforcement of the course principles through problem solving .
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DayStartEnd
Tuesday1:30PM3:00PM
Wednesday2:00PM5:00PM
Thursday1:30PM3:00PM
Basic theory of probability and statistics with practical applications to civil and environmental engineering problems. Emphasis on sampling, distribution functions, tests of significance, and regression modeling.
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Spring 2014
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Tuesday1:30PM3:00PM
Wednesday2:00PM5:00PM
Thursday1:30PM3:00PM
This course covers the principles of construction engineering and decision making processes, review of the U.S. construction industry, quantity takeoff and cost estimating, scheduling and project controls, simple and compound interest calculations, equivalence, present worth, uniform annual cost, rate of return, equipment depreciation and replacement, plus competing projects.
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Wednesday2:00PM5:00PM
Thursday1:30PM3:00PM
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Fall 2013
CE 3310 - Ce 3310-001
This course covers the principles of construction engineering and decision making processes, review of the U.S. construction industry, quantity takeoff and cost estimating, scheduling and project controls, simple and compound interest calculations, equivalence, present worth, uniform annual cost, rate of return, equipment depreciation and replacement, plus competing projects.
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Basic theory of probability and statistics with practical applications to civil and environmental engineering problems. Emphasis on sampling, distribution functions, tests of significance, and regression modeling.
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Fall 2013
CE 2312 - Ce 2312-001
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Monday3:00PM5:30PM
Tuesday3:00PM5:00PM
Wednesday3:00PM5:30PM
The lecture covers principles of forces and force systems, resultants and components of force systems, forces due to friction, condition of equilibrium, forces acting on members of trusses and frame structures, centroids and moments of inertia, review of kinematics and kinetics of particle motion, two-dimensional motion of rigid bodies. The lab period is used for reinforcement of the course principles through problem solving .
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Fall 2013
MATH 3315 - Math 3315-001
The course covers applications of mathematics in physics, engineering, biology and economics.  In particular topics include optics, mechanical vibrations, population dynamics , finance and economics and  traffic flow theory.  Other applied topics will be discussed 
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