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Samira Keivanpour
B.Sc. (Iran), MBA (Iran), Ph.D. (Canada)

Phone: (514) 340-4711 Ext. 4118 Fax: (514) 340-4086 Room: A-306.10
Primary sphere of excellence in research
Industry of the Future and Digital Society
Secondary sphere(s) of excellence in research
Modeling and Artificial Intelligence Environment, Economy, and Society
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Research interests and affiliations

Research interests
  • Sustainable solutions in supply chain and logistics
  • Design for environment and Design for "X"
  • End of life products management and AI driven circularity 
  • Digital supply chain and industry 4.0
  • Machine learning and Reinforcement learning
Expertise type(s) (NSERC subjects)


Recent publications


Samira earned her Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and MBA in Operation Management from Iran. She received her Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from Laval University. Samira was a postdoctoral fellow and professional researcher at the Department of Mechanical Engineering of Laval University during 2015-2017. She was a faculty member at Thompson Rivers University before joining Polytechnique Montréal. Her research interests include Sustainable solutions in supply chain and logistics, end of life products treatment, digital supply chain, and industry 4.0.


Manufacturing planning and control

Sustainable production systems

Sustainable manufacturing


  • Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, Canada
  • MBA, gestion des opérations, Iran
  • BSC, Electrical Engineering, Iran

Press review about Samira Keivanpour

November 25, 2023, Le Devoir, Améliorer le traitement des avions et des appareils électroniques en fin de vie Dans le cahier spécial consacré au 150e anniversaire de Polytechnique Montréal, l'université lance des pistes de recherche pour favoriser le recyclage des déchets électroniques et proposer des solutions écoresponsables aux cimetières d'avions.