Saeed Ziaei-Rad received both his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Mechanical Engineering from Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran in 1988 and 1990, respectively. He also earned his Ph.D. degree from the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College of Science and Technology in 1997. He is a professor and an academic member of Mechanical Engineering Department of Isfahan University of Technology and has many publications in international journals and conferences.