Research interests include: Sustaianble and low-carbon supply chain network design and operations, sustainable reverse logistics management, green and sustainable transportation network design, sevice network design, operational research and optimization, and mathematical programming for complex decision-making problems.
Research in several research projects at both national and international levels including: Optimization / Optimization of Digital, Customer-Focused, Sustainable and Low-Carbon Logistics and Transportation Network in Industry 4.0 (OptiLog 4.0) funded by RCN; TARGET funded by EU NPA Program; and I3 Innovation and Industrial Internet funded by EU Interreg Nord Program, etc.
Member of the Norwegian Operations Research Society (NORS), Member of EURO Working Group on Sustainable Supply Chain (EWGSSC), Member of EURO Working Group on Location Analysis (EWGLA), and Member of Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE).
Frequent reviewer of more than 20 International journals including: Journal of Cleaner Production; International Journal of Production Economics; Resource, Conservation and Recycling; Computers & Industrial Engineering; The International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology; Sustainable Cities and Society; Kybernetes; International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health; Engineering Optimization; Sustainability; Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association; SIMULATION: Transactions of the Society for Modeling and Simulation International; Environmental Systems and Decisions; International Journal of Sustainable Engineering;International Journal of Simulation and Process Modeling; Mathematics; Logistics, etc.
Course coordinator and lecturer of Project Management (Postgraduate level, from 2015); Course information: https://uit.no/utdanning/emner/emne?p_document_id=459309
Course coordinator and main lecture of Supply Chain Management (Postgraduate level, from 2019); Course information: https://uit.no/utdanning/emner/emne/590235/ste6292
Course coordinator and lecturer of Energy Technology (Undergraduate level, 2014-2015)