Professor Ali Kaveh
Iran University of Science and Technology
Iran
My co-authors include
Professor Kambiz Koohestani
Mazdak Nik Bakht
My Publications
Comparison of four meta-heuristic algorithms for optimal design of double-layer barrel ...
International Journal of Space Structures
September 2018
Optimal design of nonlinear large-scale suspendome using cascade optimization
International Journal of Space Structures
October 2017
Optimal design of cyclically symmetric trusses with frequency constraints using cyclica...
Advances in Structural Engineering
September 2017
Analysis of repetitive and near-repetitive structures by transformation to equivalent c...
Engineering Computations
April 2017
Enhanced Colliding Bodies Algorithm for Truss Optimization with Frequency Constraints
Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
November 2015
Efficient finite element analysis using graph-theoretical force method; rectangular pla...
Applied Mathematics and Computation
September 2015
Colliding-Bodies Optimization for Truss Optimization with Multiple Frequency Constraints
Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
September 2015
An efficient method for seismic analysis of structures
Engineering Computations
August 2015
Optimal domain decomposition using Colliding Bodies Optimization and k-median method
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
June 2015
Efficient finite element solution of regular and near-regular systems using graph products
Acta Mechanica
March 2015
An improved magnetic charged system search for optimization of truss structures with co...
Applied Soft Computing
March 2015
Swift Analysis for Size and Geometry Optimization of Structures
Advances in Structural Engineering
March 2015
Layout Optimization of Braced Frames Using Differential Evolution Algorithm and Dolphin...
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2015
CBO and CSS Algorithms for Resource Allocation and Time-Cost Trade-Off
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2015
Colliding Bodies Optimization
January 2015
Introduction
January 2015
Colliding Bodies Optimization Algorithms
January 2015
Optimal Design of Concrete Structures Using Colliding Bodies Optimization
January 2015
Optimum Design of Castellated Beams Utilizing Colliding Bodies Optimization
January 2015
Enhanced Versions of the CBO Algorithm
January 2015
Optimal Design of Truss Structures with Discrete Variables Using Colliding Bodies Optim...
January 2015
Optimal Design of Truss Structures with Continuous Variables Using Colliding Bodies Opt...
January 2015
Resource Allocation and Time-Cost Trade-Off Using Colliding Bodies Optimization
January 2015
A Comparative Study of CBO and ECBO for Optimal Design of Structures
January 2015
Domain Decomposition of Finite Element Models and Bandwidth Reduction of Sparse Matrices
January 2015
Hybridized optimization algorithms for design of trusses with multiple natural frequenc...
Advances in Engineering Software
January 2015
Enhanced colliding bodies optimization for design problems with continuous and discrete...
Advances in Engineering Software
November 2014
Optimal seismic design of Reinforced Concrete shear wall-frame structures
KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering
September 2014
Front Matter
September 2014
References
September 2014
Optimal Displacement Method of Structural Analysis
September 2014
Optimal Force Method of Structural Analysis
September 2014
Index
September 2014
Index of Symbols
September 2014
Static Indeterminacy and Rigidity of Skeletal Structures
September 2014
Appendix B Greedy Algorithm and its Applications
September 2014
Basic Concepts and Theorems of Structural Analysis
September 2014
Ordering for Optimal Patterns of Structural Matrices
September 2014
Decomposition and Nodal Ordering of Regular Structures Using Graph Products
September 2014
Appendix A Basic Concepts and Definitions of Graph Theory
September 2014
Decomposition for Parallel Computing
September 2014
Decomposition for Parallel Computing
September 2014
Ordering for Optimal Patterns of Structural Matrices
September 2014
Performance-based seismic design of steel frames utilizing charged system search optimi...
Applied Soft Computing
September 2014
An efficient hybrid Particle Swarm and Swallow Swarm Optimization algorithm
Computers & Structures
September 2014
New developments in the optimal analysis of regular and near-regular structures: decomp...
Acta Mechanica
July 2014
Analysis of Irregular Structures Composed of Regular and Irregular Parts Using Graph Pr...
Journal of Computing in Civil Engineering
July 2014
Colliding bodies optimization: A novel meta-heuristic method
Computers & Structures
July 2014
Colliding Bodies Optimization method for optimum discrete design of truss structures
Computers & Structures
July 2014
Colliding Bodies Optimization method for optimum design of truss structures with contin...
Advances in Engineering Software
April 2014
An efficient hybrid particle swarm strategy, ray optimizer, and harmony search algorith...
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2014
Magnetic charged system search for structural optimization
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2014
Computational Structural Analysis and Finite Element Methods
January 2014
Advances in Metaheuristic Algorithms for Optimal Design of Structures
January 2014
Introduction
January 2014
Imperialist Competitive Algorithm
January 2014
Dolphin Echolocation Optimization
January 2014
Chaos Embedded Metaheuristic Algorithms
January 2014
Modified Big Bang–Big Crunch Algorithm
January 2014
Particle Swarm Optimization
January 2014
Field of Forces Optimization
January 2014
Magnetic Charged System Search
January 2014
Charged System Search Algorithm
January 2014
Ray Optimization Algorithm
January 2014
Cuckoo Search Optimization
January 2014
Colliding Bodies Optimization
January 2014
Democratic PSO for truss layout and size optimization with frequency constraints
Computers & Structures
January 2014
A Multi-swarm Multi-objective Optimization Method for Structural Design
January 2014
Chaotic swarming of particles: A new method for size optimization of truss structures
Advances in Engineering Software
January 2014
Decomposition for Parallel Computing: Graph Theory Methods
November 2013
Analysis of Regular Structures Using Graph Products
November 2013
Optimal Force Method for FEMs: Low Order Elements
November 2013
Optimal Displacement Method of Structural Analysis
November 2013
Optimal Force Method: Analysis of Skeletal Structures
November 2013
Optimal Force Method for FEMS: Higher Order Elements
November 2013
Ordering for Optimal Patterns of Structural Matrices: Algebraic Graph Theory and Meta-h...
November 2013
Ordering for Optimal Patterns of Structural Matrices: Graph Theory Methods
November 2013
Simultaneous Analysis, Design and Optimization of Structures Using Force Method and Sup...
November 2013
Shape and size optimization of trusses with multiple frequency constraints using harmon...
Acta Mechanica
November 2013
Efficient finite element analysis using graph-theoretical force method; hexahedron elem...
Computers & Structures
November 2013
Shape optimization of arch dams under earthquake loading using meta-heuristic algorithms
KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering
October 2013
Analysis of structures convertible to repeated structures using graph products
Computers & Structures
September 2013
A new hybrid optimization algorithm for recognition of hysteretic non-linear systems
KSCE Journal of Civil Engineering
June 2013
Topology optimization of trusses considering static and dynamic constraints using the CSS
Applied Soft Computing
May 2013
A new optimization method: Dolphin echolocation
Advances in Engineering Software
May 2013
A new multi-swarm multi-objective optimization method for structural design
Advances in Engineering Software
April 2013
Ray optimization for size and shape optimization of truss structures
Computers & Structures
February 2013
Optimal Analysis of Structures by Concepts of Symmetry and Regularity
January 2013
Optimum Design of Skeletal Structures via Big Bang–Big Crunch Algorithm
January 2013
Optimal design of structures with multiple natural frequency constraints using a hybrid...
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2013
List of Contributors
January 2013
Introduction to Symmetry and Regularity
January 2013
Graph Products and Configuration Processing
January 2013
Introduction to Graph Theory and Algebraic Graph Theory
January 2013
Canonical Forms for Combinatorial Optimisation, Nodal Ordering and Graph Partitioning
January 2013
Graph Products Applied to the Analysis of Regular Structures
January 2013
Graph–Group Method for the Analysis of Symmetric-Regular Structures
January 2013
Graph Products Applied to the Locally Modified Regular Structures Using Direct Methods
January 2013
Graph Products for Ordering and Domain Decomposition
January 2013
Graph Products Applied to the Regular and Locally Modified Regular Structures Using Ite...
January 2013
Simultaneous analysis, design and optimization of structures using the force method and...
Scientia Iranica
January 2013
Analysis of near‐regular structures using the force method
Engineering Computations
December 2012
A new meta-heuristic method: Ray Optimization
Computers & Structures
December 2012
A hybrid evolutionary graph-based multi-objective algorithm for layout optimization of ...
Acta Mechanica
November 2012
Magnetic charged system search: a new meta-heuristic algorithm for optimization
Acta Mechanica
October 2012
Parameter identification of Bouc-Wen model for MR fluid dampers using adaptive charged ...
Journal of Mechanical Science and Technology
August 2012
Efficient finite element analysis using graph-theoretical force method with brick elements
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
July 2012
Truss optimization with natural frequency constraints using a hybridized CSS-BBBC algor...
Computers & Structures
July 2012
Cost optimization of a composite floor system, one-way waffle slab, and concrete slab f...
Scientia Iranica
June 2012
Chaotic imperialist competitive algorithm for optimum design of truss structures
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
January 2012
Weighted triangular and circular graph products for configuration processing
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2012
New developments in graph products and applications in structural engineering
Pollack Periodica
January 2012
A hybrid HS-CSS algorithm for simultaneous analysis, design and optimization of trusses...
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2012
Discrete cost optimization of composite floor system using social harmony search model
Applied Soft Computing
January 2012
Canonical Forms for Symmetric and Regular Structures
Journal of Mathematical Modelling and Algorithms
December 2011
Performance-based multi-objective optimization of large steel structures
Acta Mechanica
November 2011
A novel hybrid charge system search and particle swarm optimization method for multi-ob...
Expert Systems with Applications
November 2011
Cost Optimization of Reinforced Concrete One-Way Ribbed Slabs Using Harmony Search Algo...
Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering
October 2011
Approximate eigensolution of Laplacian matrices for locally modified graph products
Journal of Computational and Applied Mathematics
October 2011
Efficient finite element analysis by graph-theoretical force method; rectangular and tr...
Scientia Iranica
October 2011
A unified approach to parameter selection in meta-heuristic algorithms for layout optim...
Journal of Constructional Steel Research
October 2011
Hybrid charged system search and particle swarm optimization for engineering design pro...
Engineering Computations
May 2011
A multi-set charged system search for truss optimization with variables of different na...
Periodica Polytechnica Civil Engineering
January 2011
An enhanced charged system search for configuration optimization using the concept of f...
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
September 2010
Geometry and topology optimization of geodesic domes using charged system search
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
August 2010
Block circulant matrices and applications in free vibration analysis of cyclically repe...
Acta Mechanica
August 2010
An efficient analysis of repetitive structures generated by graph products
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
August 2010
Vibration analysis of regular structures by graph products: Cable networks
Computers & Structures
May 2010
Cost optimization of a composite floor system using an improved harmony search algorithm
Journal of Constructional Steel Research
May 2010
Corrigendum to: “Particle swarm optimizer, ant colony strategy and harmony search schem...
Computers & Structures
May 2010
Eigenfrequencies of symmetric planar trusses via weighted graph symmetry and new canoni...
Engineering Computations
April 2010
Performance-based seismic design of steel frames using ant colony optimization
Journal of Constructional Steel Research
April 2010
Graph products with specified domains for configuration processing and formation of the...
Engineering Computations
March 2010
An improved ant colony optimization for the design of planar steel frames
Engineering Structures
March 2010
A novel heuristic optimization method: charged system search
Acta Mechanica
January 2010
An improved ant colony optimization for constrained engineering design problems
Engineering Computations
January 2010
Improved group-theoretical method for eigenvalue problems of special symmetric structur...
Advances in Engineering Software
January 2010
Eigensolution of augmented graph products using shifted inverse iteration method
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2010
Optimal design of skeletal structures via the charged system search algorithm
Structural and Multidisciplinary Optimization
December 2009
Iran's scientists condemn instances of plagiarism
Nature
December 2009
New graph products of specified domains for configuration processing
PAMM
December 2009
Eigensolution of Laplacian matrices for graph partitioning and domain decomposition
Engineering Computations
October 2009
Efficient graph-theoretical force method for two-dimensional rectangular finite element...
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
September 2009
Size optimization of space trusses using Big Bang–Big Crunch algorithm
Computers & Structures
September 2009
Improved group theoretic method using graph products for the analysis of symmetric-regu...
Acta Mechanica
August 2009
A particle swarm ant colony optimization for truss structures with discrete variables
Journal of Constructional Steel Research
August 2009
Efficient force method for the analysis of finite element models comprising of triangul...
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
August 2009
Nondominated Archiving Multicolony Ant Algorithm in Time–Cost Trade-Off Optimization
Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
July 2009
Weighted Graph Products for Configuration Processing of Planar and Space Structures
International Journal of Space Structures
March 2009
Particle swarm optimizer, ant colony strategy and harmony search scheme hybridized for ...
Computers & Structures
March 2009
A general theorem for adjacency matrices of graph products and application in graph par...
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
February 2009
Hybrid Algorithm of Harmony Search, Particle Swarm and Ant Colony for Structural Design...
January 2009
Combinatorial optimization of special graphs for nodal ordering and graph partitioning
Acta Mechanica
October 2008
Sizing, geometry and topology optimization of trusses via force method and genetic algo...
Engineering Structures
September 2008
Ant Colony Optimization for Design of Space Trusses
International Journal of Space Structures
September 2008
Factorization for efficient solution of eigenproblems of adjacency and Laplacian matric...
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
July 2008
Graph products for configuration processing of space structures
Computers & Structures
June 2008
Efficient finite element analysis by graph-theoretical force method; triangular and rec...
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
June 2008
Ant colony optimization for finding medians of weighted graphs
Engineering Computations
March 2008
Graph theoretical implementation of memetic algorithms in structural optimization of fr...
Engineering Computations
January 2008
Optimal priority functions for profile reduction using ant colony optimization
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
January 2008
Dynamic selective pressure using hybrid evolutionary and ant system strategies for stru...
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2008
An efficient graph theoretical method for plate bending finite element analysis via for...
Engineering Computations
October 2007
An efficient graph-theoretical force method for three-dimensional finite element analysis
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
September 2007
A novel nodal ordering algorithm for profile optimization by efficient solution of a di...
Engineering Computations
August 2007
Graph coloration and group theory in dynamic analysis of symmetric finite element models
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
August 2007
Eigensolution for Stability Analysis of Planar Frames by Graph Symmetry
Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
July 2007
Analysis of frames by substructuring technique based on using algebraic and graph methods
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
May 2007
A hybrid ant strategy and genetic algorithm to tune the population size for efficient s...
Engineering Computations
April 2007
Efficient finite element analysis by graph-theoretical force method
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
April 2007
Topology and graph products; eigenproblems in optimal structural analysis
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
March 2007
Fuzzy Optimization Model for Earthwork Allocations with Imprecise Parameters
Journal of Construction Engineering and Management
February 2007
Graph coloration and group theory for factorization of symmetric dynamic systems
Acta Mechanica
January 2007
Minimal cycle basis of graph products for the force method of frame analysis
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2007
Eigensolution for free vibration of planar frames by weighted graph symmetry
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2007
Optimal design of skeletal structures using ant colony optimization
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2007
Optimal Design of Scissor-Link Foldable Structures Using Ant Colony Optimization Algorithm
Computer-Aided Civil and Infrastructure Engineering
January 2007
Simultaneous topology and size optimization of structures by genetic algorithm using mi...
Engineering Computations
August 2006
Optimal Structural Analysis
June 2006
Analysis of frames with semi-rigid joints: A graph-theoretical approach
Engineering Structures
May 2006
Block diagonalization of adjacency and Laplacian matrices for graph product; applicatio...
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2006
Analysis, design and optimization of structures using force method and genetic algorithm
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2006
Subminimal cycle basis of a graph for efficient force method of frame analysis
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
June 2005
A unified method for eigendecomposition of graph products
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
March 2005
Graph symmetry and dynamic systems
Computers & Structures
September 2004
Eigensolution of symmetric frames using graph factorization
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
August 2004
Nodal ordering using graph theory and a genetic algorithm
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
June 2004
Size/geometry optimization of trusses by the force method and genetic algorithm
ZAMM ‐ Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics / Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathem...
May 2004
Design of frames using genetic algorithm, force method and graph theory
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2004
An efficient method for decomposition of regular structures using graph products
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2004
A hybrid graph-genetic method for domain decomposition
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
October 2003
Topology optimization of trusses using genetic algorithm, force method and graph theory
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
January 2003
A multi-level finite element nodal ordering using algebraic graph theory
Finite Elements in Analysis and Design
January 2002
Topological aspects of meshless methods and nodal ordering for meshless discretizations
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
November 2001
Ordering for wavefront optimization
Computers & Structures
November 2000
Optimal plastic analysis and design of frames: graph theoretical methods
Computers & Structures
October 1999
Bandwidth optimization for rectangular matrices
Computers & Structures
October 1999
Structural optimization by gradient-based neural networks
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
September 1999
Structural optimization by gradient‐based neural networks
International Journal for Numerical Methods in Engineering
September 1999
A graph theoretical method for frontwidth reduction
Advances in Engineering Software
September 1999
A hybrid graph–neural method for domain decomposition
Computers & Structures
March 1999
Conditioning of structural stiffness matrices
Computers & Structures
May 1997
Topological transformations applied to structural mechanics
Computers & Structures
May 1997
Kaveh, A.: Structural Mechanics: Graph and Matrix Methods. 2nd ed. Taunton, Research St...
ZAMM ‐ Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics / Zeitschrift für Angewandte Mathem...
January 1997
Improved cycle bases of a graph for the force method of frame analysis
Computers & Structures
February 1995
Revised Greedy algorithm for formation of a minimal cycle basis of a graph
Communications in Numerical Methods in Engineering
July 1994
A graph-theoretical approach to configuration processing
Computers & Structures
July 1993
Matroids in structural mechanics
Computers & Structures
April 1993
Graphs and structures
Computers & Structures
January 1991
Optimizing the conditioning of structural flexibility matrices
Computers & Structures
January 1991
Iterative solution of large structures
Computers & Structures
January 1990
Algebraic graph theory for ordering
Computers & Structures
January 1990
On optimal cycle bases of graphs for mesh analysis of networks
Networks
May 1989
Topological properties of skeletal structures
Computers & Structures
January 1988
On subminimal cycle bases of a graph for the force method
Computers & Structures
January 1988
Ordering for bandwidth reduction
Computers & Structures
January 1986
An efficient flexibility analysis of structures
Computers & Structures
January 1986
Graph theoretical methods for efficient flexibility analysis of planar trusses
Computers & Structures
January 1986
A combinatorial optimization problem; optimal generalized cycle bases
Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering
October 1979
Interrelation of Group Products and Graph Products in Configuration Processing of Symme...
Improved Group-Theoretical Method for Eigenvalue Problems of Special Symmetric Structur...
Topological Transformations Applied to Structural Mechanics
Conditioning of Structural Stiffness Matrices
Bandwidth Optimization for Rectangular Matrices
Non-Linear Combinatorial Force Method
Finite Element Nodal Ordering Methods
Symmetry in Dynamic Systems
Hypergraph Products for Structural Mechanics
Symmetry and Structures
A Graph Theoretical Method for Frontwidth Reduction
A Mixed Method for Subdomain Generation for Parallel Processing
An Algorithm for Partitioning of Finite Element Meshes
Cycle Bases of Graphs for Sparse Flexibility Matrices
Topological Transformations in Structural Mechanics
A Hybrid Graph-Genetic Method for Domain Decomposition
Optimal Design of Pantograph Foldable Structures
Prediction of Strength for Concrete Specimens using Artificial Neural Networks
Graph Theoretical Methods for Profile Reduction
Recent Advances in the Finite Element Force Method
A Graph-Theoretical Method for Decomposition in Finite Element Analysis
Topological and Graph Products: Eigenproblems for Optimal Structural Analysis
Buckling Load of Frames using Graph Symmetry
Design of Frames using Genetic Algorithms, Force Method and Graph Theory
Efficient Graph Theoretical Methods for Examining the Rigidity of Planar Trusses
Canonical Forms and Graph Theory for Calculating the Eigenfrequencies of Symmetric Spac...
The Role of Algebraic Graph Theory in Structural Mechanics
Graph-Theoretical Methods for Optimal Plastic Analysis and Design of Frames
Algebraic and Combinatorial Graph Theory for Optimal Structural Analysis
A Multi-level Finite Element Nodal Ordering using Algebraic Graph Theory
An Efficient Method for Decomposition of Regular Structures using Algebraic Graph Theory
Applications of Graph Products and Canonical Forms in Structural Mechanics: A Review
Element Ordering for Frontwidth Optimization
Topological Design of Geometrically Nonlinear Latticed Domes using Particle Swarm Ant C...
Optimum Design of Reinforced Concrete Frames using a Heuristic Particle Swarm-Ant Colon...