Ardeshir Mashhadi portrait.

Ardeshir Raihanian Mashhadi

Assistant Professor of Teaching

Contact Information

212 Bell Hall



Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University at Buffalo, 2018

Courses Taught

Design Process

Research Interests

Data-driven Design and Manufacturing, Dynamic and Data-driven Lifecycle Assessment, Applied Ecosystem Modeling, Consumer Behavior Modeling in Environmental Systems, Sustainable Design and Manufacturing, Agent-based Modeling, Closed-loop Supply Chain and Remanufacturing.

Selected Publications

  • Mashhadi, A. R., & Behdad, S. (2018). Discriminant effects of consumer electronics use-phase attributes on household energy prediction. Energy Policy, 118, 346-355.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., & Behdad, S. (2017). Ubiquitous Life Cycle Assessment (U-LCA): A Proposed Concept for Environmental and Social Impact Assessment of Industry 4.0. Manufacturing Letters.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., & Behdad, S. (2017, August). Demystifying the Relationship Between Use-Phase Attributes and Energy Consumption: A Case Study of Personal Computers. In ASME 2017 International Design Engineering Technical Conferences and Computers and Information in Engineering Conference(pp. V004T05A020-V004T05A020). American Society of Mechanical Engineers.
  • Raihanian Mashhadi, A., & Behdad, S. (2017). Environmental Impact Assessment of the Heterogeneity in Consumers’ Usage Behavior: An Agent‐Based Modeling Approach. Journal of Industrial Ecology.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., & Behdad, S. (2017). Optimal sorting policies in remanufacturing systems: Application of product life-cycle data in quality grading and end-of-use recovery. Journal of Manufacturing Systems43, 15-24.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., Esmaeilian, B., Cade, W., Wiens, K., & Behdad, S. (2016). Mining consumer experiences of repairing electronics: Product design insights and business lessons learned. Journal of Cleaner Production137, 716-727.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., Behdad, S., & Zhuang, J. (2016). Agent Based Simulation Optimization of Waste Electrical and Electronics Equipment Recovery. Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering138(10), 101007.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., Esmaeilian, B., & Behdad, S. (2016). Simulation Modeling of Consumers' Participation in Product Take-Back Systems. Journal of Mechanical Design138(5), 051403.
  • Mashhadi, A. R., Esmaeilian, B., & Behdad, S. (2015). Uncertainty management in remanufacturing decisions: a consideration of uncertainties in market demand, quantity, and quality of returns. ASCE-ASME Journal of Risk and Uncertainty in Engineering Systems, Part B: Mechanical Engineering1(2), 021007.