Atabak Mehrdar

Atabak Mehrdar

PhD Candidate
Rotterdam School of Management (RSM)
Erasmus University Rotterdam

Profile

Atabak's research focuses on decision-making processes and consumers' behavior. He uses quantitative approaches, and learning algorithms to address research questions that lie within the combinations of mathematical modeling and psychology. His main research interests are revenue management, price communication, OR, and quantitative marketing.

He holds a Master's degree in Systems' Engineering and a Bachelor's degree in Industrial Engineering from Sharif University of Technology. Prior to joining academia, he had working experiences as a project manager, consultant, and developer in the IT and telecommunication industries.

Professional experience

PhD Candidate

Erasmus University Rotterdam
RSM - Rotterdam School of Management
Department of Technology and Operations Management

Publications

Scholarly Publications (2)

  • A. Mehrdar & Ting Li (2020). An Optimal Pricing Strategy with Cannibalization. In Statistical Challenges in Electronic Commerce Research. Madrid, Spain
  • A. Mehrdar & Ting Li (2020). An Optimal Pricing Strategy with Cannibalization. In Annual Meeting of the Academy of Management. Vancouver, Canada

Courses

Designing Business Applications

  • Study year: 2020/2021, 2019/2020
  • Code: BM02BIM
  • ECTS: 5 Level: ERIM, Exchange, IM/CEMS, Master

Introduction to Deep Learning

  • Study year: 2020/2021, 2019/2020
  • Code: BMME139
  • ECTS: 6 Level: Master, Master, Master, Master

BIM Master Thesis

  • Study year: 2020/2021, 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BMMTBIM
  • ECTS: 16 Level: Master

BIM Thesis Clinic

  • Study year: 2020/2021
  • Code: BMRM1BIM
  • ECTS: 2 Level: Master

Past courses

Big Data Management and Analytics

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BM04BIM
  • ECTS: 5 Level: Master, Master, Master, Master

BIM Research Methods I - Old style

  • Study year: 2019/2020, 2018/2019
  • Code: BM05BIM
  • ECTS: 2