Department of Technology and Safety masoud.naseri@uit.no 77660327 46378001 Tromsø TEK 4.020

Masoud Naseri

Associate Professor / Group Leader of Safety and Security Study Programmes

Job description

- Group leader of Safety and Security study programmes at the deaprtment

- Study programme leader of Bachlor in Societal Safety, Security, and Enviornment

- Teaching and Research

  • Mustafa, Albara M.; Barabadi, Abbas; Markeset, Tore; Naseri, Masoud. An overall performance index for wind farms: a case study in Norway Arctic region. International Journal of Systems Assurance Engineering and Management 2021; Volum 12 (5). ISSN 0975-6809.s 938 - 950.s doi: 10.1007/s13198-021-01165-0.
  • Shojaei Barjouei, Abolfazl; Naseri, Masoud. A Comparative Study of Statistical Techniques for Prediction of Meteorological and Oceanographic Conditions: An Application in Sea Spray Icing. Journal of Marine Science and Engineering 2021; Volum 9 (5). ISSN 2077-1312.s 539 - .s doi: 10.3390/jmse9050539.
  • Rød, Bjarte; Barabadi, Abbas; Naseri, Masoud. Recoverability modeling of power distribution systems using accelerated life models: Case of power cut due to extreme weather events in Norway. Journal of Management in Engineering 2020; Volum 36 (5). ISSN 0742-597X.s 1 - 16.s doi: 10.1061/(ASCE)ME.1943-5479.0000823.
  • Barabadi, Abbas; Naseri, Masoud. Design for performability under arctic complex operational conditions. Springer 2020 ISBN 978-3-030-55732-4.s 105 - 131.s doi: 10.1007%2F978-3-030-55732-4_5.
  • Shojaeibarjouei, Abolfazl; Naseri, Masoud; Ræder, Truls Bakkejord; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal. Simulation of Atmospheric and Oceanographic Parameters for Spray Icing Prediction. International Society of Offshore & Polar Engineers 2020 (2020) ISBN 978-1-880653-84-5. ISSN 1098-6189.s 750 - 756.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal. Unprecedented Vessel-Icing Climatology based on Spray-Icing Modelling and Reanalysis Data: A Risk-Based Decision-Making Input for Arctic Offshore Industries. Atmosphere 2019; Volum 10 (4). ISSN 2073-4433.s doi: 10.3390/ATMOS10040197.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal. Anti-icing expected heat loss as a risk indicator for Arctic offshore logistics operations. (fulltekst) CRC Press 2018 ISBN 9781351174657.s 1403 - 1410.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabadi, Abbas. On Context, Issues, and Pitfalls of Expert Judgement Process in Risk Assessment of Arctic Offshore Installations and Operations. IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management 2018; Volum 2019-December. ISSN 2157-3611.s 1006 - 1010.s doi: 10.1109/IEEM.2018.8607350.
  • Naseri, Masoud. Component availability analysis considering time-dependency of parameters influencing transition rates. CRC Press 2017 ISBN 978-1138629370.s 1959 - 1966.s doi: 10.1201/9781315210469-245.
  • Naseri, Masoud. On Maintainability of Winterised Plants Operating in Arctic Regions. ASME Press 2017; Volum 2017 (9) ISBN 978-0-7918-5777-9. ISSN 1523-651X.s doi: 10.1115/OMAE2017-61526.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. An expert-based approach to production performance analysis of oil and gas facilities considering time-independent Arctic operating conditions. International Journal of Systems Assurance Engineering and Management 2016; Volum 7 (1). ISSN 0975-6809.s 99 - 113.s doi: 10.1007/s13198-015-0380-4.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. An Expert-Based Model for Reliability Analysis of Arctic Oil and Gas Processing Facilities. Journal of Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering 2016; Volum 138 (5). ISSN 0892-7219.s doi: 10.1115/1.4033932.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. On RAM performance of production facilities operating under the Barents Sea harsh environmental conditions. International Journal of Systems Assurance Engineering and Management 2016; Volum 7 (3). ISSN 0975-6809.s 273 - 298.s doi: 10.1007/s13198-016-0463-x.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Baraldi, Piero; Compare, Michele; Zio, Enrico. Availability assessment of oil and gas processing plants operating under dynamic Arctic weather conditions. Reliability Engineering & System Safety 2016; Volum 152 (August). ISSN 0951-8320.s 66 - 82.s doi: 10.1016/j.ress.2016.03.004.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Fuqing, Yuan; Barabady, Javad. Performance-based Aggregation of Expert Opinions for Reliability Prediction of Arctic Offshore Facilities. (sammendrag) IEEE International Conference on Industrial Engineering and Engineering Management 2016; Volum 2016-January. ISSN 2157-3611.s 1062 - 1066.s doi: 10.1109/IEEM.2015.7385811.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. Performance of Oil Skimmers in the Arctic Offshore Oil Spills. Taylor & Francis 2015 ISBN 978-1-138-02681-0.s 607 - 614.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabadi, Abbas; Barabady, Javad; Voskoboynikov, Grigorii. Application of Biofilter Plantation for Oil Spill Cleanup in the Arctic Coastal Waters. CRC Press 2015 ISBN 9781138028791.s 3541 - 3549.s doi: 10.1201/b19094-467.
  • Bergan, Håvard Hegg; Naseri, Masoud. Well control operation in the arctic offshore: A qualitative risk model. Proceedings - International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions 2015; Volum 2015-January. ISSN 0376-6756.
  • Shouli Pour, Fatemeh; Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. Drill cutting and waste injection assurance in the Barents sea. Proceedings - International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions 2015; Volum 2015-January. ISSN 0376-6756.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. System Reliability Analysis by Use of Gaussian Fuzzy Fault Tree: Application in Arctic Oil and Gas Facilities. Oil and Gas Facilities 2015; Volum 4 (3). ISSN 1942-2431.s 85 - 96.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabadi, Abbas; Barabady, Javad. Bioremediation Treatment of Hydrocarbon-Contaminated Arctic Soils: Influencing Parameters. Environmental science and pollution research international 2014; Volum 21 (19). ISSN 0944-1344.s 11250 - 11265.s doi: 10.1007/s11356-014-3122-2.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. OFFSHORE DRILLING ACTIVITIES IN BARENTS SEA: CHALLENGES AND CONSIDERATIONS. Proceedings - International Conference on Port and Ocean Engineering under Arctic Conditions 2013. ISSN 0376-6756.
  • Barabadi, Abbas; Naseri, Masoud; Ratnayake, R.M. Chandima. Design for the Arctic Conditions: Safety andPerformance Issues, OMAE2013-10287. The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) 2013 ISBN 978-0-7918-5535-5.s doi: 10.1115/omae2013-10287.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Shadizadeh, Seyed Reza; Sahraei, Eghbal; Ghorashi, Saeid. Finite difference modeling of formation damage during Underbalanced Drilling in a tight gas reservoir. CRC Press 2012 ISBN 978-0-415-68379-1.s 1876 - 1884.s doi: 10.1201/b11433-263.
  • Owrangi, Mojtaba; Naseri, Masoud. Investigation of borehole problems during drilling in an Iranian central field using CFD. CRC Press 2010 ISBN 978-0-415-60427-7.s 923 - 931.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal; Ræder, Truls Bakkejord; Abdel-Fattah, Dina; Hoel, Marte Raknerud. Spray icing modelling and decision support in the Norwegian Arctic regions. Arctic Frontiers 2021 2021-02-01 - 2021-02-04 2021.
  • Dhar, Sushmit; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal; Naseri, Masoud; Edvardsen, Kåre. Sea spray icing estimation dependence on spray flux in Arctic-Norwegian waters. Arctic Safety Conference 2021 2021-11-09 - 2021-11-11 2021.
  • Naseri, Masoud. Application of Agent-Based Modelling and Simulation in System Reliability Analysis. Proceedings of the 30th European Safety and Reliability Conference and the 15th Probabilistic Safety Assessment and Management Conference (fulltekst) 2020-11-01 - 2020-11-05 2020.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Karlsen, André. Risks and uncertainties associated with project managements in arctic offshore oil and gas industry. Arctic Safety Conference 2019-05-13 - 2019-05-15 2019.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Samuelsen, Eirik Mikal. Spray icing over the Norwegian Arctic waters: Statistical overview and long-term safety concerns. Arctic Safety Conference 2019-05-13 - 2019-05-15 2019.
  • Os, Vibeke; Naseri, Masoud. Har modellert hvordan arktisk klima kan påvirke drift og vedlikehold på olje- og gassinstallasjoner i Barentshavet. (fulltekst) 2016.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. Application of Accelerated Failure Time Models in Reliability Analysis Considering Dynamic Environmental Conditions. The 4th International Reliability Engineering Conference 2016-05-02 - 2016-05-04 2016.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Barabady, Javad. Application of Fuzzy Set Theory and Expert Judgement in Reliability Analysis of the Arctic Oil and Gas Facilities. SPE Annual Technical Conference and Exhibition (ATCE2014), Amsterdam, The Netherlands (fulltekst) 2014-10-27 - 2014-10-29 2014.
  • Naseri, Masoud; Sınayuç, Caglar. Numerical modeling of counter-current spontaneous imbibition during underbalanced drilling. Proceedings of North Africa Technical Conference and Exhibition 2012: Managing Hydrocarbon Resources in a Changing Environment (ISBN 978-1-62276-050-3) - SPE 152412 2012-02-20 - 2012-02-22 2012.
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    Research interests


    Risk analysis and risk management 

    Arctic offshore technology and operation

    Reliability, maintainability, availability, and safety (RAMS) analysis

    Expert judgements 


    SVF-3204 - Risikovurdering og - styring

    TEK-3004 Specialisation Project with Method Seminars 

    Guest lecture at :

    • AT-333/833 Arctic Petroleum: Challenges for Society, Technology, and Environment (University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS))
    • TEK-3018 Advanced techniques for risk and reliability analysis 
    • AS-304 Risk, Technology and Human Performance in Arctic Operations (University Centre in Svalbard (UNIS))