Faculty Profile

Dr. Babak Heydari, PhD

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR *
Building: Babbio
Room: 539
Email: babak.heydari@stevens.edu
Website
School:  School of Systems & Enterprises
Department:  School of Systems and Enterprises
Education
  • PhD: UC Berkeley, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, 2008
  • Master of science: UC Berkeley, Electrical Engineering, 2005
  • Graduate Certificate of Technology Management, HAAS Business School, Berkeley, 2007
  • Bachelor of Science: Electrical Engineering with a minor in Chemistry, Sharif University of Technology, 2002
Research
  • Evolution of Complex Network Systems
  • Collective Design Decision Models
  • Networked Systems Architecture
  • Modularity in Complex Systems
General Information
Dr. Babak Heydari joined SSE in 2010, first as research faculty and in 2011 as Assistant Professor. He holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from University of California at Berkeley with a minor in management and economics and has three years of industry experience in Silicon Valley. Dr. Heydari has a diverse set of research interests and academic backgrounds and does interdisciplinary research at the intersection of engineering, economics and systems sciences. His current research is on developing model-driven approach in analysis and design of complex systems.  Starting May 2011, he has been a PI (together with Dr. Nilchiani) of DARPA F6 Systems project where his focus is modularity and fractionation in complex systems and collective design decision mechanisms.
Courses
  • EM 345 Modeling and Simulation
  • EM 451 Analysis of Networks & Strategies