Dr.-Ing. Amin E. Bakhshipour


Wasser Infrastruktur Ressourcen
Paul-Ehrlich-Straße 14
Gebäude: 14
Raum: 320
67663 Kaiserslautern


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Since 01/2020Research Associate Institute of Urban Water Management, Department of Civil Engineering, Technische Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany



Doctoral candidate Institute for Sanitary Engineering, Water Quality and Solid Waste Management, University of Stuttgart, Germany

08/2013 - 11/2015

Research Assistant Aseman Borj Karoon, Consulting Eng, Ahwaz, Iran
09/2010- 02/2013M.Sc. Civil Engineering – Hydraulic Structures, Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz.
Thesis Title: Integrated optimization of sewer networks using a free condition Tabu search model.



B.Sc. Civil Engineering – Shahid Chamran University of Ahvaz.


Journal Paper:

  • Dev, A.; Dilly, T.C.; Bakhshipour, A. E.; Dittmer, U.; Bhallamudi, S.M. Optimal Implementation of Wastewater Reuse in Existing Sewerage Systems to Improve Resilience and Sustainability in Water Supply Systems. Water 2021, 13, 2004. doi.org/10.3390/w13152004
  • Zahediasl, A.; Bakhshipour, A. E.; Dittmer, U.; Haghighi, A. Toward Decentralised Sanitary Sewage Collection Systems: A Multiobjective Approach for Cost-Effective and Resilient Designs. Water 202113, 1886. doi.org/10.3390/w13141886
  • Bakhshipour, A.E.; Dittmer, U.; Haghighi, A.; Nowak, W. Towards sustainable urban drainage infrastructure planning: A combined multiobjective optimization and multicriteria decision-making platform. J. Water Resour. Plan. Manag. Forthcom. 2021, in press.

  • Bachmann-Machnik, A.; Brüning, Y.; Ebrahim Bakhshipour, A.; Krauss, M.; Dittmer, U. Evaluation of Combined Sewer System Operation Strategies Based on Highly Resolved Online Data. Water 202113, 751. doi.org/10.3390/w13060751

  • Bakhshipour, A.E.; Hespen, J.; Haghighi, A.; Dittmer, U.; Nowak, W. Integrating Structural Resilience in the Design of Urban Drainage Networks in Flat Areas Using a Simplified Multi-Objective Optimization Framework. Water 202113, 269. doi.org/10.3390/w13030269

  •   Bakhshipour, A. E., Dittmer, U., Haghighi, A., & Nowak, W. (2019). Hybrid green-blue-gray decentralized urban drainage systems design, a simulation-optimization framework. Journal of environmental management, 249, 109364.

  •   Ayati, A. H., Ranginkaman, M. H., Bakhshipour, A. E., & Haghighi, A. (2019). Transient Measurement Site Design in Pipe Networks Using the Decision Table Method (DTM). Journal of Hydraulic Structures, 5(2), 32-48.

  •   Bakhshipour, Amin E.; Bakhshizadeh, Milad; Dittmer, Ulrich; Haghighi, Ali; Nowak, Wolfgang (2018): Hanging Gardens Algorithm to Generate Decentralized Layouts for the Optimization of Urban Drainage Systems. Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management (ASCE); DOI:10.1061/(ASCE)WR.1943-5452.0001103

  •   Ali Haghighi & Amin E. Bakhshipour (2015): Reliability-based layout design of sewage collection systems in flat areas, Urban Water Journal.

  •   Ali Haghighi & Amin E. Bakhshipour (2014): Deterministic Integrated Optimization Model for Sewage Collection Networks Using Tabu Search, Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management.

  •   Ali Haghighi & Amin E. Bakhshipour (2012): Optimization of Sewer Networks Using an Adaptive Genetic Algorithm, Water Resources Management.

Conference Paper:

  • Anneli Guthke; Amin E. Bakhshipour; Felipe P.J. de Barros; Holger Class; James E. Daniell; Ulrich Dittmer et al. (2021): Building bridges between disciplines: A generalized mathematical framework for climate change impact assessment. Copernicus Meetings (Copernicus Meetings, EGU21-13386). Available online at https://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU21/EGU21-13386.html.
  •   Brüning, Y., Bachmann-Machnik, A., Bakhshipour, A. E., & Dittmer, U. (2019). Messdatenbasierte Optimierung von Drosselabflüssen im Mischsystem. REGENWASSER WEITERDENKEN ͳ, 20.

  •   Bakhshipour, A. E., Bakhshizadeh, M., Dittmer, U., Nowak, W., & Haghighi, A. (2018, September). A Graph-Theory Based Algorithm to Generate Decentralized Urban Drainage Layouts. In International Conference on Urban Drainage Modelling (pp. 633-637). Springer, Cham.

  •   Ayazpour, Z., Bakhshipour, A. E., & Dittmer, U. (2018, September). Combined Sewer Flow Prediction Using Hybrid Wavelet Artificial Neural Network Model. In International Conference on Urban Drainage Modelling (pp. 693-698). Springer, Cham.

  •   Bakhshipour, A. E., Makaremi, Y., Dittmer, U., Nowak, W., & Haghighi, A (2017). ICUD-0300 Trade-offs between cost and reliability in the design of sewer networks in flat areas.