General Information
Name: Hossein M. Soroush Rank: Professor Email: h.soroush@ku.edu.kw Tel: (+965) 2498 5394
Academic Credentials:
 Ph.D. (Operations Research & Statistics) 1984, Department of Operations Research and Statistics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, U.S.A
 M.S. (Operations Research & Statistics) 1981, Department of Operations Research and Statistics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, U.S.A.
 M.S. (Operations Research) 1979, Department of Operations Research, George Washington University,Washington D.C., U.S.A.
 B.S. (Economic Management: Highest Honors) 1976, Karaj College of Mathematics and Economic Management, Iran.
Research Interests:
 Modeling and optimization of stochastic processes
 Stochastic Networks
 Stochastic Scheduling
 Decision analysis
 Multiple objectives programming
 Applied operations research and Statistics
Selected Publications:
Multicriteria scheduling with controllable processing times, setup times, and learning, ageing and deterioration effects on a single machine (2016) European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 10 (4), pp. 455478. Scheduling with jobdependent pastsequencedependent setup times and jobdependent positionbased learning effects on a single processor (2015) European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 9 (3), pp. 277307. Stochastic bicriteria single machine scheduling with sequencedependent job attributes and jobdependent learning effects (2014) European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 8 (4), pp. 421456. Scheduling in bicriteria single machine systems with pastsequence dependent setup times and learning effects (2014) Journal of the Operational Research Society, 65 (7), pp. 10171036. Stochastic bicriteria single machine scheduling with quadratic cost functions (2013) International Journal of Operational Research, 17 (1), pp. 59103. On the scheduling with pastsequencedependent setup times and learning effects on a single machine (2013) International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, 68 (912), pp. 24832487. Solving the single machine scheduling problem with general jobdependent pastsequencedependent setup times and learning effects (2012) European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 6 (5), pp. 596628. Garriga, J.L., Soroush, M., Soroush, H.M. On the effects of tunable parameters of model predictive control on the locations of closedloop eigenvalues (2010) Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, 49 (17), pp. 79517956. Solving a stochastic single machine problem with initial idle time and quadratic objective (2010) Computers and Operations Research, 37 (7), pp. 13281347. Singlemachine scheduling with inserted idle time to minimise a weighted quadratic function of job lateness (2010) European Journal of Industrial Engineering, 4 (2), pp. 131166.
(updated March 2017)
