Research Profile

Dr Amin
Hosseinian-Far

Senior Lecturer in Business Systems & Operations

  • Dr Amin Hosseinian-Far holds the position of Senior Lecturer in Business Systems and Operations at the University of Northampton. In his previous teaching experience, Amin was a Staff Tutor at the Open University, and prior to that a Senior Lecturer and Course Leader at Leeds Beckett University. He has held lecturing and research positions at the University of East London, and at a number of private HE institutions and strategy research firms. Dr Hosseinian-Far has also worked as Deputy Director of Studies at a large private higher education institute in London.

    Dr Hosseinian-Far received his BSc (Hons) in Business Information Systems from the University of East London, an MSc degree in Satellite Communications and Space Systems from the University of Sussex, a Postgraduate Certificate in Research and a PhD degree titled ‘A Systemic Approach to an Enhanced Model for Sustainability’ which he acquired from the University of East London.

    Amin holds Membership of the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET), Senior Fellowship of the Higher Education Academy (HEA), and Fellowship of the Royal Society of Arts (RSA). He is also foundling editor and the Editor-in-Chief of the International Journal of Strategic Engineering (IJoSE).

  • Teaching interests include the following topics:

    • Systems Thinking and Business Dynamics
    • Applied Systems Analysis & Design, and Sustainability
    • Strategic Information Systems
    • Business Operations and Decision Analysis
    • e-Supply Chains
    • Business Intelligence
    • Risk and Project Management
    • System’s Resilience
    • Undergraduate and Postgraduate Project Supervision
    • PhD Supervision 
  • Research interests include:

    • IoT for Logistics
    • System’s Resilience and Sustainability
    • Applied Systems Analysis & Design
    • Business and Strategic Information Systems
    • Information Seeking Behaviour and Satisficing
    • Information Security, Digital Forensics, System Safety and Ethics
    • Higher Education research
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    2018

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  • Book and Conference Proceeding Editing

    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Ramachandran, M. and Sarwar, D. (Eds.). (2017) – Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics Edited Book: Springer.
    • Jahankhani, H., Carlile, A., Emm, D., Hosseinian-Far, A., Brown, G., Sexton, G. and Jamal, A.(Eds.). (2017) – Global Security, Safety and Sustainability: Tomorrow’s Challenges of Cyber Security: 11th International Conference, ICGS3, London, UK, January 18-20, Proceedings, Springer CCIS.
    • Jahankhani, H., Carlile, A., Akhgar, B., Taal, A., Hessami, A. G. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (Eds.). (2015) – Global Security, Safety and Sustainability: Tomorrow’s Challenges of Cyber Security: 10th International Conference, ICGS3, London, UK, September 15-17, Proceedings, Vol. 534, Springer.

    Journal Papers

    • Daneskhah, A., Sedighi, T. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2018) – Bayesian local sensitivity analysis using credibility metrics (working paper).
    • Daneskhah, A., Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Chatrabgoun, O., Sedighi, T., Farsi, M. and Chang, V. (2018) – Probabilistic Modeling of Financial Uncertainties (submitted to the International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJoCI)).
    • Heathcote, D., Savage, S. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2018) Factors Affecting University Choice Behaviour in the UK Higher Education (working paper).
    • Esmaeilbeigi, M., Daneshkhah, A., Hosseinian-Far, A. and Chatrabgoun, O. (2018) – Big Data Spatial-Temporal Interpolation using Layer by Layer Approach based on Radial Basis Functions (working paper).
    • Yu, Y. *, Kaiya, H., Yoshioka, N., Hu, Z., Washizaki, H., Xiong, X. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2018) – Goal Modeling for Security Problem Matching and Pattern Enforcement, International Journal of Secure Software Engineering, IGI Global (to appear).
    • Chatrabgoun, O., Hosseinian-Far, A., Chang, V., Stocks, N. G. and Daneskhah, A. (2017) – Approximating Non-Gaussian Bayesian Networks using Minimum Information Vine Model with Applications in Financial Modelling (in press, Journal of Computational Science (JoCS), IF: 1.748 Q1, Special issue, Topics in Computational and Algorithmic Finance, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jocs.2017.09.002).
    • Alotaibi, R., Ramachandran, M., Kor, A. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2016) – Factors Affecting Citizens Use of Social Media to Communicate With the Government: A Proposed Model The Electronic Journal of e-Government 14(2). pp. 60-70.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.* and Chang, V. (2015) – Sustainability of Strategic Information Systems in Emergent vs. Prescriptive Strategic Management. International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI), 5(4). pp. 1-7.
    • Campbell, J., Chang, V. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2015) – Philosophising data: A critical reflection on the hidden issues. International Journal of Organizational and Collective Intelligence (IJOCI), 5(1). pp. 1-15.
    • Hosseinpour, A., Hosseinian-Far, A. and Jahankhani, H. (2014) – Vulnerability Considerations for Power Line Communication’s (PLC) Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition. Int. J. of Electronic Security and Digital Forensics 6(2). pp. 104-114.
    • Jahankhani, H., Pimenidis, E. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2012) – A Probabilistic Knowledge- Based Information System for Environmental Policy Modelling and Decision Making. AIAI (1), pp. 136-145.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Pimenidis, E. and Jahankhani, H. (2012) – Influence Diagrams: Predictive Approach in Decision Support Systems. International Journal of Strategic Management and DSS 17(4). pp. 16-22.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Pimenidis, E., Jahankhani, H. and Wijeyesekera, D. C. (2011) – Financial Assessment of London Plan Policy 4A.2 by Probabilistic Inference and Influence Diagrams. EANN/AIAI (2), IFIP Publications, Springer, Vol 364. pp. 51-60.

    Book Chapters

    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Ramachandran, M. and Slack, C. L. (2017) – Book Chapter: Emerging Trends in Cloud Computing, Big Data, Fog Computing, IoT, and Smart Living. in Dastbaz, M., Arabnia, H. & Akhgar, B. – Technology and Smart Futures. pp. 29-40, Springer.
    • Ghaffari, A., Hosseinian-Far, A. and Sheikh-Akbari, A. (2017) – Book Chapter: Iris Biometrics Recognition in Security Management. in Chang, V., Ramachandran, M., Walters, R. & Wills, G. – Enterprise Security. pp. 73-96, Springer.
    • Jahankhani, H. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2017) – Book Chapter: Challenges of Cloud Forensics. in Chang, V., Ramachandran, M., Walters, R. & Wills, G. – Enterprise Security. pp. 1-18, Springer.
    • Daneshkhah, A., Hosseinian-Far, A., Sedighi, T. and Farsi, M. (2017) – Book Chapter: Prior elicitation and evaluation of imprecise judgements for Bayesian analysis of system reliability. in – Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics. pp. 63-79, Springer.
    • Farsi, M., Hosseinian-Far, A., Daneshkhah, A. and Sedighi, T. (2017) – Book Chapter: Mathematical and Computational Modelling Frameworks for Integrated Sustainability Assessment (ISA). in – Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics. pp. 3-27, Springer.
    • Daneshkhah. A., Hosseinian-Far, A. and Chatrabgoun, O. (2017) – Book Chapter: Sustainable Maintenance Strategy Under Uncertainty in the Lifetime Distribution of Deteriorating Assets (ISA). in – Strategic Engineering for Cloud Computing and Big Data Analytics. pp. 29-50, Springer.
    • Alotaibi, R., Ramachandran, M., Kor, A. L. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2015) – Book Chapter: Adoption of Social Media as Communication Channels in Government Agencies. in Cloud Computing Technologies for Connected Government, Ed. Mahmood, Z., pp. 39-73, IGI Global
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.* and Jahankhani, H. (2014) – Book Chapter: Quantitative and Systemic Methods for Modelling Sustainability. in Dastbaz, M. and Pattinson, C. & Akhgar, B. – Green Information Technology: A Sustainable Approach.NET Developers Series, Elsevier Science.
    • Jahankhani, H., Al-Nemrat, A. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2014) – Chapter 12: Cybercrime Classification and Characteristics. in Akhgar, B., Staniforth, A. & Bosco, F. – Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism Investigator’s Handbook. pp. 149-163, Syngress.
    • Jahankhani, H. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2014) – Chapter 8: Digital Forensics Education, Training, and Awareness. in Akhgar, B., Staniforth, A. & Bosco, F. – Cyber Crime and Cyber Terrorism Investigator’s Handbook. pp. 91-100, Syngress.

    Conference Papers

    • Sarwar, D. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2017) Interactive Learning, Teaching and Assessment using Socrative. in The European Conference on Education 2017 – 30 Jun- 2 Jul, Brighton, UK.
    • Sarwar, D., Ramachandran, M. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2017) Disaster Management System as an Element of Risk Management for Natural Disaster Systems Using the PESTLE Framework. in 11th ICGS3 2017, GSM London, London, pp. 191-204, Springer.
    • Sarwar, D. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2016) – E-Learning: Implications for Higher Education Assessment Strategy in 9th International Conference Developments in eSystems Engineering, Leeds, UK, IEEE Xploreee.
    • Hosseinpour, A., Hosseinian-Far, A., Jahankhani, H. and Ghadrdanizadi, A. (2015) Security of Broadband Powerline Communication through Smart Grid Encryption. in 10th ICGS3 2015, GSM London, London.
    • Hosseinpour, A., Hosseinian-Far, A. and Jahankhani, H. (2013) – Vulnerability Considerations for Power Line Communication’s (PLC) Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition in 9th ICGS3, Williams College, London.
    • Hosseinpour, A. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2012) – Channel Characterization for Broadband Power Line Communication System. in 6th SASTech International Symposium, KL, Malaysia.
    • Ashraf-Hesari, A. and Hosseinian-Far, A. (2012) – Smart Grid Applications in Iran. in 6th SASTech International Symposium, KL, Malaysia.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H. and Pimenidis, E. (2012) – Evaluating Influence Diagrams. in 6th SASTech International Symposium, KL, Malaysia.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H. and Pimenidis, E. (2011) – A Review on Policy 4A.x: Tackling Climate Change in London. In proceedings of the First World Sustain. Forum E-Conference, Sciforum Electronic Conferences Series.
    • Jahankhani, H. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2011) – Efficiency Analysis of Photovoltaic Systems for Carbon Footprint Reduction (Case: University of East London). In proceedings of the First World Sustain. Forum EConference, Sciforum Electronic Conferences Series.
    • Attaran, H. and Hosseinian-Far, A.* (2011) – A Novel Technique for Object Oriented Relational Database Design. IEEE 10th International Conference on Cybernetic Intelligent Systems (in CIS2011)-London, UK, IEEE Xploreee, pp. 128-132.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H. and Pimenidis, E. (2011) – Using Probabilistic Networks for London Plan Knowledge Representation. in IEEE 10th International Conference on Cybernetic Intelligent Systems (CIS2011)-IEEE Xploreee, pp. 123-127.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H., Pimenidis, E. and Wijeyesekera, D. C. (2011) – Reflections on Modelling Systems’ Resilience. 5th SASTech International Symposium, Mashhad-Iran.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H., Pimenidis, E. and Wijeyesekera, D. C. (2011) – Reflections on the Need for an Improved Quantitative Approach. Advances in Computing and Technology Conference, The School of Computing, Information Technology and Engineering, 6th Annual Conference 2011, London, pp. 216-223.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H. and Pimenidis, E. (2010) – A Review on Sustainability Models. ICGS3A, Communications in Computer and Information Science, Springer Berlin Heidelberg, Vol 92, pp. 216-222.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H., Pimenidis, E. and Wijeyesekara, D. C. (2010) – Modelling of Sustainable Projects: A Solar Energy Review. Energy in the City Conference, London South Bank University, London.
    • Hosseinian-Far, A.*, Jahankhani, H. and Ghazihesami, R. (2009) – Botnet Future Trend. Kaspersky Conference, University of East London.