Mahdi Eftekhari

Associate Professor at Department of Computer Engineering

Contacts information

 Email

m.eftekhari@uk.ac.ir

 Address

22 Bahman Blvd, Pajoohesh Square, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Department of Computer Engineering.

 Phone

+98 343 1323262

Educations

 Department of Computer Science and Eng, School of Eng, Shiraz University

Bachelor's Degree Computer Hardware (Thesis: Design and implementation a part of Educational program of Shiraz University) , From 1996 To 2000

 Department of Computer Science and Eng, School of Eng, Shiraz University

Master's Degree Artificial Inteligence (Thesis: Multivariable nonlinear controller design using multi-objective evolutionary algorithms) , From 2001 To 2003

 Department of Computer Science and Eng, School of Eng, Shiraz University

Doctoral Degree Artificial Intelligence (Thesis: Nonlinear system identification using evolutionary and fuzzy approaches.) , From 2003 To 2007

Interests

 Bioinformatics

 Data Mining

Languages

Persian

Native language

English

Advanced level

Publications

Journal papers

1. S. BarchiNejad and M. Eftekhari, Unsupervised feature selection method based on sensitivity and correlation concepts for multiclass problems

Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 2015

2. M. Mahdizadeh and M. Eftekhari, Proposing a Novel Cost Sensitive Imbalanced Classification Method based on Hybrid of New Fuzzy Cost Assigning Approaches, Fuzzy Clustering and Evolutionary Algorithms

International Journal of Engineering, 28, 8, 1160-1168, 2015

3. Mojtaba Eftekhari, Mahdi Eftekhari, Hossein Karimpour, Neuro-fuzzy adaptive control of a revolute stewart 2 platform carrying payloads of unknown inertia

Robotica, 33, 09, 2001-2024, 2015

4. Mahshid Khatibi, Mahdi Eftekhari, R. Mousavi, Combining Classifiers Generated by Multi-gene Genetic Programming for Protein Fold Recognition Using Genetic Algorithm

International journal of Bioinformatic research and applications, 11, 2, 171-186, 2015

5. Javad Rahimipour ANARAKI, Mahdi Eftekhari, Chang Wook AHN, Novel Improvements on the Fuzzy-Rough QuickReduct Algorithm

IEICE Transactions on Information and Systems, E98.D, 2, 453-456, 2015

6. Hojjat-Allah Bazoobandi, Mahdi Eftekhari, A fuzzy based memetic algorithm for tuning fuzzy wavelet neural network parameters

Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 2015

7. Reza Mousavi, Mahdi Eftekhari, Mehdi Ghezelbash Haghighi, A new approach to human MicroRNA target prediction using ensemble pruning and rotation forest

Journal of Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, 2015
To appear

8. R. Mousavi and M. Eftekhari, A new ensemble learning methodology based on hybridization of classifier ensemble selection approaches

Applied Soft Computing, 2015
In Press

9. M. Mahdizadeh and M. Eftekhari, Proposing a Novel Cost Sensitive Imbalanced Classification Method based on Hybrid of New Fuzzy Cost Assigning Approaches, Fuzzy Clustering and Evolutionary Algorithms

International Journal of Engineering, 28, 8, 1160-1168, 2015

10. M. Khatibi, M.Eftekhari, Comparing ensemble learning methods based on decision tree classifiers for protein fold recognition

International journal of data mining and bioinformatics, 9, 1, 89-104, 2014

11. Mohsen Zeinalkhani, Mahdi Eftekhari, Comparing Different Stopping Criteria for Fuzzy Decision Tree Induction through IDFID3

Iranian journal of fuzzy systems, 11, 1, 27-48, 2014

12. Farhad Rahdari, Mahdi Eftekhari, Ahmad Akbari, Mohsen Zeinalkhani, Developing Fuzzy Models for Estimating the Quality of VOIP

Iranian journal of fuzzy systems, 11, 1, 49-73, 2014

13. S. Barchinejad, M. Eftekhari, A New Fuzzy and Correlation Based Feature Selection Method for Multiclass Problems

International Journal of Artificial Intelligence, 12, 2, 24-41, 2014

14. H. Nosrati Nahook, M. Eftekhari, A new method for feature selection based on fuzzy similarity measures using multi objective genetic algorithm

Journal of Fuzzy Set Valued Analysis, 1-12, 2014

15. Hossein Kaydani, Ali Mohebi, M. Eftekhari, Permeability estimation in heterogeneous oil reservoirs by multi-gene genetic programming algorithm

Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering, 2014

16. H. A. Bazoobandi, M. Eftekhari, A Differential Evolution and Spatial Distribution based Local Search for Training Fuzzy Wavelet Neural Network

International Journal of Engineering, 27, 8, 1185-1194, 2014

17. M. Mahdizadeh, M. Eftekhari, Generating fuzzy rule base classifier for highly imbalanced datasets using a hybrid of evolutionary algorithms and subtractive clustering

Journal of Intelligent and Fuzzy Systems, 27, 6, 3033-3046, 2014

18. Mohsen Zeinalkhani, Mahdi Eftekhari, Fuzzy Partitioning of Continuous Attributes through Discretization Methods to Construct Fuzzy Decision Tree Classifiers

Information Sciences, 278, 1, 715-735, 2014

19. Farideh Halakou, Mahdi Eftekhari, Ali Esmailizadeh, Comparison of Hybrid and Filter Feature Selection Methods to Identify Candidate Single Nucleotide Polymorphisms

Journal of Computing and Security, 1, 3, 203-215, 2014

20. Mostafa Langarizadeh, Esmat Khajehpour, Hassan Khajehpour, Mehrdad Farokhnia, Mahdi Eftekhari, A Fuzzy Expert System for Distinguishing between Bacterial and Aseptic Meningitis

Iranian Journal of Medical Physics, 12, 1, 1-6, 2014

21. Asadi, M.; Hossein Bagheripour, M.; Eftekhari, Development of Optimal Fuzzy Models for Predicting the Strength of Intact Rocks

Computers & Geosciences, 54, 1, 107–112, 2013

22. Afsari, F.; Eftekhari, M.; Eslami, E.; Woo, P.Y., Interpretability-based fuzzy decision tree classifier a hybrid of the subtractive clustering and the multi-objective evolutionary algorithm

Soft Computing, 17, 1, 1673–1686, 2013

23. M. Amiri; M. Efthekhari; M. Dehestani, Modeling intermolecular potential of He-F2 dimer from symmetry-adapted perturbation theory using multi-gene genetic programming

Scientia Iranica, Transactions C: Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 20, 1, 543–548, 2013

24. M. Eftekhari ; M. Zeinalkhani, Extracting Interpretable Fuzzy Models for Nonlinear Systems Using Gradient Based Continuous Ant ColonyOptimization (GCACO

Journal of fuzzy information and Engineering, 3, 1, 255-277, 2013

25. S. Kamyab, M. Eftekhari, Using a Self-Adaptive Neighborhood scheme with Crowding Replacement Memory in Genetic Algorithm for Multimodal Optimization

Swarm and Evolutionary Computation, 12, 1, 1-17, 2013

26. Mehdi Rezaei, Mahdi Eftekhari, Mahin Schaffie and Mohammad Ranjbar, ACO2-oil minimum miscibility pressure model based on multi-gene genetic programming

Energy Exploration & Exploitation, 31, 4, 607–622, 2013

27. Ahmadreza Ghaffarizadeh, Mehdi Eftekhari, Ali K. Esmailizadeh and Nicholas S. Flann, Quantitative Trait Loci Mapping Problem: An Extinction-Based Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithm Approach

Algorithms, 6, 1, 546-564, 2013

28. F. Farahbod, M. Eftekhari, A new clustering-based approach for modeling accurate fuzzy rule-based classification systems

Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transaction of Electrical Eng, 37, 1, 67-77, 2013

29. Paria Arab Khedri, Mahdi Eftekhari and Ramin Maazallahi, Comparing evolutionary algorithms on tuning the parameters of fuzzy wavelet neural network

Iranian Journal of Science and Technology, Transaction of Electrical Eng, 37, 2, 193-198, 2013

30. M. Eftekhari, M.M. Farsangi, M. Zeinal Khani, Boosting Fuzzy rules for nonlinear system identification through Unscented Kalman Filter

Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE), 12, 1, 2013

31. Mojtaba Eftekhari, Mahdi Eftekhari, M. Majidi, H. Nezamabadi-pour, Securing interpretability of fuzzy models for modeling nonlinear MIMO systems using a hybrid of evolutionary algorithms

Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems, 9, 1, 61-77, 2012

32. M. Eftekhari; M.M. Tajiki; H. Nezamabadi-pour; and M. Nouroozi, Improving Agent Based Patchwork Model for Numerical optimization

Iranian Journal of Electrical and Computer Engineering (IJECE, 11, 2, 2012

33. Farahbod, F.; Eftekhari, M., An Evolutionary Approach for Learning Rule weights in Fuzzy Rule-Based Classification Systems

International Journal of Fuzzy Logic Systems, 2, 3, 1-15, 2012

34. Farahbod, F.; Eftekhari, M., Comparison of different T-norm operators in classification problems

International Journal of Fuzzy Logic Systems, 2, 3, 33-39, 2012

35. Mojtaba Asadi, Mehdi Eftekhari, Mohammad Hossein Bagheripour, Evaluating the strength of intact rocks through genetic programming

Applied Soft Computing, 11, 2, 1932-1937, 2011

36. Eftekhari, M., S.D. Katebi, M. Karimi, A.H. Jahanmiri,, Eliciting Transparent Fuzzy Model using Differential Evolution

Appl. Soft Comput., 8, 1, 446-457, 2008

37. M. Eftekhari, S.D. Katebi, Extracting compact fuzzy rules for nonlinear system modeling using subtractive clustering, GA and unscented filter

Applied Mathematical Modelling, 32, 1, 2634–2651, 2008

38. M. Eftekhari, M. J. Zolghadri and S. D. Katebi, New Criteria for Rule Selection in Fuzzy Learning Classifier Systems

Iranian Journal of Fuzzy Systems, 3, 1, 77-89, 2006

39. M. Eftekhari and S. D. Katebi, Evolutionary search for limit cycle and control design for multivariable control systems

Asian Journal of Control, 8, 4, 345-358, 2006

40. M. Eftekhari, B. Daei and S. D. Katebi, Gradient Based Ant Colony Optimization (GCACO I) for continuous problems

Journal of Esteghlal, 25, 1, 33-45, 2006

41. M. Eftekhari and H. J. Eghbali, Digital Image Filtering in Wavelet Domain Using Genetic Programming

Iranian Journal of Science & Technology Transaction B, Engineering,, 30, 6, 701-711, 2006

42. M. Mahdizadeh, M. Eftekhari, Proposing a new method based on genetic programming for weighting fuzzy rules in imbalanced classification (in persian)

Journal of signal and data processing, 11, 2, 111-125, 1393

43. H.N. Nosrati, M. Eftekhari, A new method for feature selection based on Fuzzy Logic (in Persian)

Computational intelligence in Elentrical Engineering, 4, 1, 71-84, 1392

44. M. Amoozgar, M. Eftekhari, Automatic optimization of model based softwares using MPSO (in Persian)

Computational Intelligence in Electrical Engineering, 2, 2, 1-11, 1390

45. Mojtaba Eftekhari, Mahdi Eftekhari, Controller design for multivariable nonlinear control systems based on gradient based ant colony optimisation

International Journal of Modelling, Identification and Control, 0
To apear.

46. S. Kamyab and M. Eftekhari, Feature Selection using Multimodal Optimization Techniques

NeuroComputing, 0
In Press

Skills

 Programming with Matlab.