Dr. Majid  Azizi

Professor in  Management of Wood and Paper Industries


Department of Wood & Paper Sciences and Technology
Faculty of Natural Resources
College of Agriculture & Natural Resources,
University of Tehran, Karaj, Iran.

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Academic Appointments
Education
Areas of Specialization and Research Interests
Current Teaching
Thesis Supervised
Selected Publication
Book
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 Academic Appointments TOC
AppointmentsDurationAcademic Center
University of Pittsburgh, United States of America, 20136 monthsKatz Graduate School of Business
Training of Analytic Network Process, Katz Graduate School of Business, University of Pittsburgh, United States of America, Scholarship from Ministry of Higher Education (2001).2001University of Pittsburgh, United States of America

Education TOC
Ph.D: Wood & Paper Sciences and Industries 1996-2002, U.of Tehran (Thesis: Evaluation of Plywood and Veneer industry Location and development in Iran)
M.Sc: Wood and Paper Sciences and Industries 1991- 1993, U.of Tehran (Thesis: A study of Plywood and Veneer marketing and determination of substitution rate for plywood by Particleboard, Fiberboard and Aluminum in construction )
B.Sc: Wood Science&Industry 1987-1990, U. of Tehran (Thesis:. A study of Economic, Technical and Financial for Rasht Wood Indusrty project )

Areas of Specialization and Research Interests TOC
Forecasting in Management
Location Selection of Wood and Paper Industries
Determination of Effective Criteria for Location Selection
Integer Programming Method
Decision Making in Management
Technique for Order – Preference by Similarity to Ideal Solution Method (TOPSIS)
Analytic Hierarchy Process Method (AHP)
Analytic Network Process Method (ANP)

Current Teaching TOC
Course TitleDegreeLevelsCourse IDCreditsSyllabusNotes
Industrial management and programming B. Sc. Industrial Management and programming 
AccountingB. Sc.   
Marketing of wood productsB. Sc.   
Rules of commission for production unitsB. Sc.   
Management and accounting of wood industryM. Sc.   
Production economy of wood industryM. Sc.   

Thesis Supervised TOC

Selected Publication TOC
A. Journals Papers
Azizi M., Faezipour M. (2016). "Furniture industry management by applying SCM", Cogent Business & Management, Taylor and Francis, 1-18   more...

Azizi M., Mohammadzadeh, K. (2016). "A socio-economic problem regarding poplar plantation and a problem solving model by AHP", Socio-Economic Problems and the State, 14 (1): 47-58   more...

Azizi M., Ray C. (2016). "Proposing a decision model for privatization of newsprint paper industry by applying ANP", Cogent Business & Management, Taylor and Francis, 1-19   more...

Azizi M., Ray C., (2015). “Introducing a status of access to raw material resources for manufacturers of cellulosic industries”, Forest Policy and Economics, Elsevier, 51(2015): 17-28   more...

Azadfallah M., Azizi M. (2015). ““A new approach in group decision making based on pairwise comparisons”, Journal of International Business and Entrepreneurship Development (JIBED), 8(2): 159-165   more...

Mohebbie N., Azizi M., Ziaii M., Faezipour M. (2015). " Studying and assessment of the effective criteria on opportunities attainment from offshore outsourcing in Iran wood furniture industry”, 6(2):203-216   more...

Azizi M., Mohebbi N., De Felice F. (2015). "Developing a rating model for selection solar wood drying location", Agriculture and agricultural science procedia, Elsevier   more...

Azizi M., Mohebbi N., De Felice F. (2015). " Evaluation of Sustainable Development of Wooden Furniture Industry Using Multi criteria Decision Making Method, Agriculture and agricultural science procedia, Elsevier   more...

Afsahi K., Akram A., Alimardani R., Azizi M. (2014). “Selection of plowing systems using hybrid SWOT-AHP method (Ijrood of Zanjan)”, International journal of agriculture and crop sciences, 7(7): 373-378   more...

Alizadeh H., Faezipour M., Azizi M., Ziaie M. (2014). “ Survey the situation of furniture foreign trade, determine and prioritize the influencing indices on export development (case study: household furniture)”, Iranian Journal of wood and paper science research, 29(2): 299-309    more...

Ghofrani M., Farshchi V., Azizi M. (2014). “Investigate and identify the indicators of customer loyalty to the brand in the furniture industry by AHP”, Iranian Journal of wood and paper science research, 29(2): 310-323    more...

Barimani A., Ghasemian A., Azizi M., Zabizadeh M. (2014). “ Optimized locating of fluting paper plant from agricultural residues using AHP (based on benefit and cost approach), International journal of lignocellulosic products, 1(2):104-120    more...

Ghofrani M., Farshchi V., Azizi M. (2013). “Assessment and prioritizing branding factors effective in the furniture industry”, Lignocellulose, 2(2): 351-362   more...

Vali M., Rafighi A., Azizi M., Mohebbi N. (2013). “Optimal site selection for fluting paper mill from agricultural wastes in Golestan Province Iran, International Journal of Sustainable Engineering, Taylor & Francis, UK DOI:10.1080/19397038.2012.740514, 6(1):23-30   more...

Barimany A. Azizi M., Gasemian A., Mohebbi N. (2013). “Economical Assessment for Producing Fluting Paper using Agricultural Residues, A Case Study: Iran, Mazndran Province”, International Journal of Sustainable Engineering, Taylor & Francis, DOI:10.1080/19397038.2012.727497, 1-7   more...

Azizi M., Ramezanzadeh M. (2013). " Determining effective criteria for location selection of MDF industries in Mazandaran province: application of AHP”, Forest Science and Practice, Springer publication, 15(3):222-230   more...

Ghorbannezhad P., Azizi M., Ray C., Yoo C., Ramazani, O. (2013). " Application of sensitivity analysis for assessment of energy and environmental alternatives in the manufacture by using analytic hierarchy process", Environment protection engineering (EPE), 39(3): 5-20   more...

Azizi M., Dehghan R. ,Eftekhari A., Faezipour M. (2013). “ Determination of investment priorities in wood and paper units of Qom province by using TOPSIS”, Journal of forest and wood products, acceptance   more...

Sarfi F., Azizi M., Arian A. (2013). "A multiple criteria analysis of factors affecting markets of engineered wood products with respect to customer preferences :A case study of Particleboard and MDF", Forest Science and Practice, Springer publication, 15(1):61-69   more...

Hosseinzadeh O., Azizi M., Hamzeh Y., Faezipour M., (2013). “Evaluation of the geographical concentration of furniture industry in Iran with the aim of furniture cluster development”, Iranian journal of wood and paper industries”, 4(2): 35-46   more...

Azizi M., Dehghan A.R., Mohebbi N.A., (2013). “Determination of effective criteria on site selection for solar wood drying units in Iran” Iranian journal of wood and paper industries”, 4(2):107-117   more...

Hasanzadeh M., Danehkar A., Azizi M. (2013). “ The application of Analytical Network Process to environmental prioritizing criteria for coastal oil jetties site selection in Persian Gulf coasts (Iran)”, Ocean & Coastal Management,73(2013) 136-144   more...

Barimany A.., Gasemian A., Azizi M., Mohebbi N., Zabihzadeh M. (2013). “Determination and evaluation of effective criteria to location selection the optimal for establishing a fluting paper mills from agricultural residues of Mazandaran province”, Iranian journal of wood and paper industries, 4(2):47-64    more...

Azizi M., Sarfi F., Faezipour M., Arain A. (2013). “A comparative model of kinds of composite wood regarding customers’ perspective using Analytic Network Process”, Int. J. Multi criteria Decision Making, Accept   more...

Azizi M., Mohebbi N., Mohebbi R., Ziaie M. (2013). “A strategic model for selecting the location of furniture factories: A case of the study of furniture” Int. J. Multi criteria Decision Making, Accept   more...

Alizadeh H., Faezipour M., Azizi M., Ziaie M. (2013). “ Determination of effective criteria on development of export of Iran wood furniture by Analytic Hierarchy Process”, Journal of forest and wood products, University of Tehran, Accept    more...

Nabavi V., Azizi M., Faezipour M., (2013). “Implementation of Quality Management System Based on ISO9001:2008 and its Effects on Customer Satisfaction (Case Study: Kitchen Worktops Factory)”, International Journal of Quality & Reliability Management, Accept   more...

Azizi M., Faezipour M., Bayatkashkooli A., Taheri F. (2013). “Quantitative study of poplar plantations in three Iranian provinces”, Forest science and practice, Springer, 15(4): 363-369   more...

Nabavi V., Azizi M., Mohebbi N. (2012). "Identification and evaluation of the effective criteria on customer satisfaction with Kitchen Worktops Product”, iBusiness, DOI: 10.4236/ib.2012.43030, 4, 235-245, Scientific research, Irvine CA USA    more...

Azizi M. (2012). "A decision making model regarding wood panel selection”, International Journal of the Analytic Hierarchy Process (IJAHP), 4(2), 137-151, USA    more...

Azizi M., Azizpour M. (2012). "A BOCR structure for privatisation effective criteria of Iran newsprint paper industry, International Journal of Production Research, 50(17), 4867-4876, DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2012.657973, Taylor & Francis Publication, UK.    more...

Azizi M. Momeni E., Mohebbi N. (2012). "Providing a Decision-Making Model for Importing Medium -Density Fiberboard Product", Journal of The Indian Academy of Wood Science, 9(2), 115-129, Springer, DOI10.1007/s13196-012-0075-2   more...

Azizi M. (2012). "Estimating the Costs of One Hectare of Poplar Planting and Supplying Wood Required for Producing All Types of Paper in Iran", Forestry Studies in China, Springer, acceptance   more...

Azizi M., Faezipour M. (2012). "The Application of Supply Chain Management Network in the Improvement of Competitive Indices of Arjan, Iran Wood Furniture Company", Forestry Studies in China, Springer,acceptance    more...

Bayatkashkoli A., Rafighi A., Azizi M., Shamsian M. (2011). “Location selection for wood and paper industries in Khoozestan province according to effective criteria , J. wood and forest science and technology, 18(4), 177-182   more...

Azizi M. Mohebbi N., Mohebbi R., Ziaie M. (2011). "Determination of effective criteria on site selection of Iran wood furniture units, using AHP method”, J. of wood & forest science and technology, 18(3), 127-140   more...

Azizi M. Modarres M. (2011). " A decision making model for investment and development of construction panels", Journal of forestry research, 22(2), 301-310, Springer publication    more...

Azizi M., Ramezanzadeh M. (2011). " Location selection for hardboard industry in Mazandaran provice”, Iranian journal of wood and paper industries, 2 (2), 65-81    more...

Azizi M., Ramazanzadeh M., Faezipour M., Amiri S. (2011). "Location selection of MDF industry by Analytic Hierarchy Process, Case of the study Mazandaran province”, Journal of Forest and wood products, 64(3), 261-281   more...

Mohebbi R, Azizi M., Tarmian A., Mohebbi N. (2010). "Comparison accounting of kiln wood drying establishment with Aluminum and Constructional material”, J. wood and forest science and technology, 17(4), 111-124   more...

Mohebbi R, Azizi M., Safi A., Tarmian A (2010). "Determination of effective criteria in location selection of kiln wood drying units by AHP”, Journal of Iran wood and paper industries , 1(2), 55-67   more...

Bayatkashkoli A., Faezipour M., Azizi M., Gholizadeh H. (2010). “Future trend of price index of wood and wooden products in Iran”, Pajoohesh and Sazandegi , 21(4), 13-20   more...

Mohebbi N, Azizi M., Fatollahzadeh A., Mohebbi R (2010). "Determination of effective criteria of furniture industry development in Iran by AHP”, J. wood and forest science and technology, 17(1), 105-116   more...

Azizi M., Modarres M. (2010). "A decision model to select facial tissue raw material, a case from Iran". OR INSIGHT, 4(23), 207-232   more...

Ghorbannezhad P., Azizi M., Ting Shih C., Layeghi M., Ramezani, O. (2010). "Cleaner production: a case study of Kaveh paper mill". International journal of sustainable engineering, 4(1), 68-74    more...

Azizi M. (2009). "Determination of major non development criteria for Iranian particleboard industry by applying AHP". The journal of the institute of wood science, 10, 95-103   more...

Azizi M., Ghorbannezhad P., Hatefnia H. (2009). " Estimated demand for Iranian wood panels by the year 2012". Journal of Forestry Research, 20(1), 182-179   more...

Fatollahzadeh A., Azizi M. (2009). "Foreign wood furniture trade in Iran from 1991-2005". Australian journal of basic and applied sciences, 3, 3899-3891   more...

Bayat A., Azizi M., Rafighi A. (2009). "Possibility of development and employment create in wood and paper industry of Iran". Australian journal of basic and applied sciences, 31, 301-307    more...

Azizi M. Modarres M., Amiri S., The Group Decision Making for location Analysis of Wood Industry plants, The case of Iran, (2008), Journal of the institute of wood science, 18-1   more...

Azizi M., Modarres M., Applying ANP for raw material supply in Iranian paper industry, (2008), OR Insight, 21-3   more...

Azizi M., A model of supplying poplar wood for Iranian paper & wood factories, (2008), Journal of Forestry Research, 19-4   more...

Azizi M. (2008). "Study of effective criteria on production manager selection of furniture industry". Iran journal of natural resources, 61   more...

Azizi M., Noori P. (2008). " A decision making model for facial tissue selection, case of the study Iran", Journal of applied sciences research, 52, 158-167   more...

Azizi M. (2008). "Applying AHP for the best choice of secondary wood industries machines". Journal of the institute of wood science, 19(2), 43-35   more...

Bayatkashkoli A., Rafighi A., Azizi M., Amiri S., Kaboorani A. (2008). “ Estimation of future trend in export and import of Iran wood and wooden products”, J. natural resources and agricultural sciences of Gorgan, 15(1), 73-83   more...

Azizi M., Modarres M., A strategic model for location selection of wood industry: application ANP, (2007), Journal of applied sciences   more...

Azizi M., “ Deforestation and the development of the Iranian wood industry”, Vol. 20 A journal of the operational research society, Issue 1, pp: 9-17 (2007) , ORInsight   more...

Azizi M., Aghapour, Determining an optimum model for production in paper industry case study of MWPI, (2007), Journal of applied sciences, 7-20,   more...

Azizi M., Investigation of Iranian match factories execution with respect to poplar plantation, (2007), Journal of the institute of wood science, 17-5   more...

Azizi M., Amiri S., Modarres M., Faezipour M. Doosthosseini K., “Study of Plywood & Veneer Industry Location and recognizing of proper provinces for establishment of the industry”. 2005, Iranian Journal Natural Resources.   more...

Azizi M. , Modarres M., Amiri S., "Using ANP and BOCR structure for location analysis of plywood and veneer industry plants, the case of Iran", (2005), Journal of the Institute of Wood Science (IWS), Vol. 17, No.1, Issue 97, p:24-33   more...

Azizi M., Faezipour M., “Consumption forecasting of Iran plywood industry with respect to its substitution rate in building applications”, (2005), Journal of applied sciences, Asian network for scientific information   more...

Azizi M., A strategic model for location selection of wood industry: application TOPSIS, (2005), Pakistan journal of forestry   more...

Azizi M., Amiri S., Modarres M., “Decision Making for Suitable Location Selection of Plywood and Veneer Units”, 2004, Iranian Journal Natural Resources.   more...

Azizi M., Memariani A., "Using TOPSIS for location analysis of wood industry plants: the case of Iran", (2004), OR Insight (A journal of the operational research society), Vol. 17, Issue 4, p: 22-28   more...

Azizi M., Amiri S. Modarres M.“Using the AHP Method to Determine Effective Criteria for Plywood and Veneer Units Location (Case Study: Iran)”, 2003, Journal of the Institute of Wood Science (IWS)   more...

Enayati A., Faezipour M., Azizi M., “A Comparative Study of Yield and Wastes of Fiberboard Industry by Two Different Methods”, 2002, Iranian Journal of Natural Resources    more...

Azizi M., Amiri S., Modarres M., Faezipour M., Doosthosseini K., “The Group Decision Making to Determine Effective Criteria for Wood Industry Location (Case Study: Iran)”, 2003, International Journal of Inquiry    more...


B. Conference Papers
Azizi.M., Nabavi V., Faezipour M. “Determining effective criteria of customers’ satisfaction in kitchen worktops by using AHP”, 25th European conference on operational research (EUROXXV), Vilnius, Lithuania, 8-11 July 2012   more...

Azizi M., Azizpour M. "Selecting effective criteria of privatization in Iran newsprint paper industries", ISAHP 2011, Sorrento, Naples, Italy, June 2011    more...

Azizi M., Rahimi F. "Identification of biomass major criteria. Case of the study: Iran cellulose material", ISAHP 2011, Sorrento, Naples, Italy, June 2011    more...

Azizi M., Sarfi F., Faezipour M., Arian A. " Determination of effective criteria for MDF and Particleboard marketing by AHP". EUROXXIV, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2010   more...

Azizi M., Faezipour M., Eftekhari R., Korooki R. " Determining effective criteria on investment priorities of wood and paper industries, case study Qom province". EUROXXIV, Lisbon, Portugal, July 2010   more...

Azizi M., Taheri F."A decision making model for compatible management of forester local cooperatives in north of Iran". ISAHP2009, University of Pittsburgh, USA, July 2009   more...

Azizi M., Khakifirooz A., Moghimi M. " Evaluation of major criteria intensities for Iranian particleboard products regards to manufacturers aspects". ISAHP2009, University of Pittsburgh, USA, July 2009   more...

“Determination of priorities for composite boards and paper making factories location”, Case of the study: Iran Kuzestan province, 2008, OR Fifty The OR Society , University of York, UK   more...

“Determination of major non development criteria for Iranian particleboard industry by applying AHP”, 2008, OR Fifty The OR Society , University of York, UK   more...

“Determination of effective criteria in Iranian facial tissue industries with respect to customer’s perspective”, ISAHP 2007, Vina del Mar, Chile, August 3-6 2007   more...

“Selecting the best facial tissue with respect to customer’s perspectives by using AHP”, ISAHP 2007, Vina del Mar, Chile, August 3-6 2007   more...

“The group decision making to determine effective criteria for the secondary wood industries machines”, (2006), ICCIE Conference, 20-23 June 2006, Taiwan   more...

“Determination of demand capacity for Iranian plywood and veneer industries”, (2006), ICCIE Conference, 20-23 June 2006, Taiwan   more...

8th International Symposium on Analytic Hierarchy Process (ISAHP), "Decision making for raw material procurement for paper making factory with ANP", July 8-10, 2005, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA.    more...

8th International Symposium on Analytic Hierarchy Process, (ISAHP) "Forestry Models and AHP", July 8-10, 2005, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, USA    more...

17th Triennial Conference of the International Federation of Operational Research Societies (IFORS), "Using Integer Programming for studying of match factories performance with regard to raw material, the case of Iran", July 11-15, 2005, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA.   more...

· 20th European Conference on Operational Research, and the Management of Electronic Services(Euro XX), July 4-7, 2004, Rhodes, Greece, “ Using Integer Programming for Location Analysis of Wood Industry Plants, The case of Iran”.   more...

20th European Conference on Operational Research, and the Management of Electronic Services(Euro XX), July 4-7, 2004, Rhodes, Greece, “ The group decision making for Location Analysis of Wood Industry Plants, The case of Iran”.   more...

20th European Conference on Operational Research, and the Management of Electronic Services(Euro XX), July 4-7, 2004, Rhodes, Greece, “ Using AHP method to Determine Effective Criteria for Production Manager Selection in Furniture Industries, The case of study : Iran”   more...

17th International Conference on Multiple Criteria Decision Making(MCDM), Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, August 6-11, 2004, “Using ANP for Location Analysis of Plywood & Veneer Industry plans, The case of Iran”.   more...

5th EURO/ INFORMS Joint International Meeting, July 6-10, 2003, Istanbul, Turkey, “Location Selection of Wood Industry Units by Fuzzy”.   more...

The Seventh International Symposium on the Analytic Hierarchy Process (ISAHP), 7-9 August 2003 Nusa Dua , Bali, Indonesia, “Selecting a Suitable Location for Wood Industry Units”.    more...


Book TOC
Azizi M., Naghdi R. "Creative thinking, Problem solving and Decision making". A book translation, English to Farsi, 2007, University of Tehran publication, Tehran, Iran

Bayat A., Rafighi A., Azizi M., Faezipour M. " Wood & paper products market and marketing". 2010, Jahad daneshgahi publication, Tehran

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