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Ehsan Badakhshan
Research Associate



Ehsan joined the University of York in January 2021 as Research Associate on a project titled “A Multiscale Digital Twin-Driven Smart Manufacturing System for High Value-Added Products”. Ehsan’s research focuses on the application of Digital Twins for Multiscale Business Modelling and System Analysis. Ehsan’s PhD examined the integrated planning of cash and material flows within supply chain networks, using the simulation-optimization methodology.

Subject Group

People, Operations and Marketing


Selected publications

Badakhshan, E. and Ball, P. (2021) ‘Reviewing the Application of Data Driven Digital Twins in Manufacturing Systems: A Business and Management Perspective’, in IFIP International Conference on Advances in Production Management Systems. Springer, pp. 256–265.

Ball, P. and Badakhshan, E. (2021) ‘Sustainable Manufacturing Digital Twins: A Review of Development and Application’, in Proceedings of the International Conference on Sustainable Design and Manufacturing. Springer, pp. 159–168.

Badakhshan, E. et al. (2020) ‘Using simulation-based system dynamics and genetic algorithms to reduce the cash flow bullwhip in the supply chain’, International Journal of Production Research. doi: 10.1080/00207543.2020.1715505.

Badakhshan, E. et al. (2018) ‘Simulation-based system dynamics optimization modelling of supply chain working capital management under lead time uncertainty’, in 2018 International Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS). IEEE, pp. 934–938.

 Ehsan Badakhshan

School for Business and Society
University of York
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