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Professor Alizamir’s research interests lies in the area of social responsibility and public sector operations. In his research, he focuses  on problems in public policy that involve private-public interactions and dynamic decision-making. The goal of his research is to provide normative recommendations that inform better policy decisions, especially in areas where not enough data exists to run full-fledged empirical studies. He has worked on government subsidy instruments in renewable energy industry and electric vehicle markets, agricultural supply chains, demand management in residential electricity sector, and optimal control of diagnostic systems such as nurse triage. In 2021, Professor Alizamir was named as one of the World’s Best 40 Under 40 Business School Professors by Poets & Quants. 


  • PhD, Duke University, 2013
  • MS, University of Florida
  • BS, Sharif University of Technology

Selected Works


  • Impact of Network Structure on New Service Pricing
    S. Alizamir, N. Chen, S. Kim, and V. H. Manshadi,
    Mathematics of Operations Research
    2021 Forthcoming
  • Search under Accumulated Pressure
    S. Alizamir, F. de Vericourt, and P. Sun
    Operations Research

Working Papers


  • Best 40 Business School Professors Under 40, Poets & Quants, 2021
  • Second Place Award, 2019 Best Publication in Environment and Sustainability Competition, ENRE (Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment section of INFORMS)
  • Winner of Best Paper Award in Humanitarian Operations & Crisis Management Track of POM Society, 2018
  • Finalist for the INFORMS M&SOM Society Best Paper Award in Service Special Interest Group (SIG), INFORMS M&SOM Society, 2016
  • Excellence in Teaching Award, EMBA Sustainability Track, Yale School of Management, Spring, 2016