Dr. Ali Sadollah received his Ph.D. in the faculty of engineering majoring in mechanical engineering, at the University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia in 2013. He has been a postdoctoral research fellow at prestigious universities such as Korea University and Nanyang Technological University. Afterward, he was a guest assistant professor at the Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran. Currently, he is an assistant professor at the University of Science and Culture, Tehran, Iran. Dr. Sadollah is among the top 2 % of the world’s researchers according to a recent Stanford University study (2020-2022) and among 1 % of the world’s researchers according to ISC. He is a winner of Publons Peer Review Awards in 2017 and 2018 (Top 1% in the Field of Mathematics and Top 1% in the Field of Computer Science). His research interests include algorithm development, optimization and metaheuristics, and engineering applications of soft computing methods. Dr. Sadollah has published several books, contributed scientifically to over 150 journal papers, and was invited to participate in numerous international and national events.