Behrang Assemi

Research Student

School of Information Systems - PhD Information Systems (in progress) | MSc(Computer Science), Sharif University of Technology | Bachelor of Software Engineering (Honours), Amirkabir University of Technology

About Behrang

Thesis title

  • The Impact of Profile Information on Customer Choice Decisions and Provider Business Outcomes on Crowdsourcing Marketplaces

Supervisors

  • Professor Graham Low
  • Dr Daniel Schlagwein

Publications

Journal Articles:

  • Assemi, Behrang, Schlagwein, D., “Provider Feedback Information and Customer Choice Decisions on Crowdsourcing Marketplaces: Evidence from Two Discrete Choice Experiments”, Accepted for publication in Decision Support Systems (DOI: 10.1016/j.dss.2015.11.001), 5/11/2015.
  • Assemi, Behrang, Safi, H., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., “Developing and Validating a Statistical Model for Travel Mode Identification on Smartphones”, Accepted for publication in IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 4/11/2015.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., “A Trip-detection Method for Smartphone-assisted Travel Data Collection”, Accepted for publication in Transportation Research Records, 29/10/2015.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., 2015, “An Empirical Comparison of Four Technology-Mediated Travel Survey Methods”, Accepted for publication in Journal of Traffic and Transportation Engineering, 8/10/2015.
  • Jafarzadeh, Hamed, Aurum, A., D’Ambra, J., Abedin, B., and Assemi, B., 2015, “Search Engine Advertising Adoption and Utilization: An Empirical Investigation of Inflectional Factors”, Journal of Organizational Computing and Electronic Commerce, 25(4), 402-427.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., Ferreira, L., and Hickman, M., “Design and Implementation of a Smartphone-based System for Personal Travel Survey: Case Study from New Zealand”, Accepted for publication in Transportation Research Records, 1/11/2014.​

Conference Papers

  • Assemi, Behrang, Jafarzadeh, H., Mesbah, M., and Hickman, M., 2016, “Understanding Participants' Perceptions of Smartphone Travel Surveys: Keys for Successful Survey Implementation”, The Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting (TRB 2016), Washington D.C., USA.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., 2016, “A Trip-detection Method for Smartphone-assisted Travel Data Collection”, The Transportation Research Board 95th Annual Meeting (TRB 2016), Washington D.C., USA.
  • Assemi, Behrang, Safi, H., Mesbah, M., and Schlagwein, D., 2015, “Crowdsourcing: A Practical Alternative for Revealed Preference Data Synthesis”, IEEE Symposium on Software Crowdsourcing, San Francisco, USA.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., Hickman, M., 2015, “Design and Implementation of a Smartphone-based System for Personal Travel Survey: Case Study from New Zealand”, The Transportation Research Board 94th Annual Meeting (TRB 2015), Washington D.C., USA.
  • Safi, Hamid, Assemi, B., Mesbah, M., and Ferreira, L., 2014, “A Framework for Smartphone-based Travel Surveys: An Empirical Comparison with Alternative Methods in New Zealand”, International Conference on Transport Survey Methods, Australia.
  • Assemi, Behrang and Schlagwein, Daniel, 2012, “Profile information and business outcomes of providers in electronic service marketplaces: an empirical investigation”, Australian Conference of Information Systems (ACIS 2012), Deakin University, Victoria, Australia.
  • Assemi, Behrang and Hosseini, S.M., 2006, “Formal specification of workflow diagrams”, Proceedings of the Annual Information & Communication Technology Management Conference of Iran, Tehran University, Tehran, Iran.
  • Assemi, Behrang and Meybodi, M.R., 2005, “Cellular Temporal Difference Automata and its Applications”, Proceedings of the 10th Annual Conference of the Computer Society of Iran, Tehran, Iran.

Research interests

  • Signalling theory
  • Information
  • Experiment design
  • Discrete choice modelling
  • Multivariate statistics
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Transport studies

Research grants

  • UNSW Australia Business School Lab Small Projects Grant (AU$3,000), UNSW Australia Business School, 2013
  • University International Postgraduate Award with UNSW Business School Top-Up Award, UNSW, 2010
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