Research

Interests

Major Research Fields:

  • Operational Research:
    • Optimisation;
    • Simulation;
    • Mathematical Modelling.
  • Data Mining and Big Data Analytics:
    • Predictive Modelling;
    • Machine Learning;
    • Statistics and Stochastic Modelling;
    • Forecasting.


Research Focus Areas:

    • Vehicle Routing and Scheduling;
    • Predictive Modelling in Healthcare;
    • Predictive Modelling in High-Performance Computing (HPC).

Journal & Conference Articles

Theses & Dissertations

  • Mesgarpour, M. (2017) Predictive Risk Modelling of Hospital Emergency Readmission, and Temporal Comorbidity Index Modelling Using Machine Learning Methods. Ph.D. Thesis, University of Westminster, London, UK. [PDF] [Mirror PDF]
    • Supervisors: Prof. Thierry Chaussalet, and Dr. Salma Chahed.
  • Mesgarpour, M. (2010). Modelling and Programming a Vehicle Route Linking and Scheduling Problem. MS.c. Dissertation, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK. [PDF]
    • Supervisors: Prof. Chris Potts, Prof. Julia Bennell, and Dr. Nick Pearson.
  • Mesgarpour, M. (2008). A PHP Web Service Based Course Scheduler. B.Sc. Dissertation, Eastern Mediterranean University, Famagusta, North Cyprus.
    • Supervisor: Assoc. Prof. Zeki Bayram.

Conference Presentations

  • Chaussalet, T., Mesgarpour, M., Worrall, P. & Chahed, S. (2017) Emergency Readmission for Integrated Care (ERIC) Model - Using an Automated Feature Generation and a Multi-Task Learner. Operational Research Applied to Health Services (ORAHS) 2017, Spain - July 2017. [Link]
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T., Chahed, S. (2016) Ensemble Risk Model of Emergency Readmission (ERMER) to Hospital. The 42nd Young Statisiticians Meeting (YSM) 2016, London - Aug 2016. [Presentation Slides]
  • Chaussalet, T., Mesgarpour, M., Chahed, S. & Worrall, P. (2016) Risk Modelling Framework for Emergency Hospital Readmission, Using Inpatient Data. Operational Research Applied to Health Services (ORAHS) 2016, Spain - July 2016.
  • Chaussalet, T., Mesgarpour, M. & Chahed, S.(2016) Exploring Predictive risk models for integrated care: insights and challenges. Operational Research Applied to Health Services (ORAHS) 2016, Spain - July 2016.
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T., Chahed, S. & Worrall, P. (2016) Predictive Risk Modelling for Integrated Care: a Review, Using Hospital Episode Statistics Inpatient Data. 29th International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS) 2016, Ireland - June 2016. [Link]
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2016) Risk Modelling Framework for Emergency Hospital Readmission, Using Hospital Episode Statistics Inpatient Data. 29th International Symposium on Computer-Based Medical Systems (CBMS) 2016, Ireland - June 2016. [Link]
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2015) Predictive Risk Modelling of Hospital Readmission Using a Bayes Point Machine Classifier. Euro-Mini 2015: Improving Healthcare: New Challenges, New Approaches, University of Coimbra, Portugal - March 2015.
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2014) A Review of Dynamic Bayesian Network Techniques with Application in Healthcare Risk Modelling. 4th Student Conference on Operational Research, Nottingham University, Nottingham, UK - May 2014. [Link]

Poster Presentations

  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2016) T-CARER: Temporal-Comorbidity Adjusted Risk of Emergency Readmission, Using Hospital Inpatient Data, Operational Research Applied to Health Services (ORAHS) 2016, Spain - July 2016. [PDF Poster]
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2016) Temporal-Comorbidity Adjusted Risk of Emergency Readmission (T-CARER), 8th IMA Conference on Quantitative Modelling in the Management Of Health and Social Care, UK - March 2016.
  • Thierry Chaussalet, Philp Worrall, Salma Chahed and Mesgarpour, M. (2016) A Review of Predictive Risk Modelling for Integrated Care, 8th IMA Conference on Quantitative Modelling in the Management Of Health and Social Care, UK - March 2016.
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2015) Predictive Risk Modelling of Hospital Readmission Using a Bayes Point Machine Classifier, Postgraduate Fair, University of Westminster, UK - April 2015.
  • Mesgarpour, M., Chaussalet, T. & Chahed, S. (2014) A Review of Applications of Dynamic Bayesian Networks Techniques in Healthcare Predictive Risk Modelling, Postgraduate Fair, University of Westminster, UK - March 2014.
  • Mesgarpour, M., Ghazo, M. (2012) Predictive Failure Mode, Predictive Failure Project, Xyratex, UK - October 2012.
  • Mesgarpour, M. (2011) Quantity of the Scientific Publications vs. Citations, MATH6006 - Statistical Methods, University of Southampton, UK - April 2011.