Dr. Shaul Salomon

Dr. Shaul Salomon

Dr. Shaul Salomon

Department: Mechanical Engineering
Current Position: Lecturer, Mechanical Engineering programs

Education :

Ph.D. 2017, Automatic Control and Systems Engineering. Faculty of Engineering, The University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

B.Sc. 2011, Mechanical Engineering. Department of Mechanical Engineering, Ort Braude College of Engineering, Karmiel, Israel. Summa Cum Laude

Research Interests
  • 1.  Robust design optimization
  • 2. many-objective optimization
  • 3. evolutionary algorithms
  • 4. design methodologies for flexible and reconfigurable systems
  • 5. control theory
Courses
  • 1.  Introduction to Programming
  • 2. Introduction to Mechtronic Systems
  • 3. Design of Integrated Systems

Refereed Papers

1.Shaul Salomon, Gideon Avigad, Robin C. Purshouse, and Peter J. Fleming: “Gearbox design for uncertain load requirements using active robust optimization”, Engineering Optimization, 48(4):652-671, 2016
2.Gideon Avigad, Shaul Salomon, and George Knopf: “Sequential interactive evolution for finding high-quality topologies”, Engineering Optimization, 47(10):1361-1383, 2015
3.Gideon Avigad, Alex Goldvard, and Shaul Salomon: “Time-response-based evolutionary optimization”, Engineering Optimization, 47(4):533-549, 2015
4.Shaul Salomon, Gideon Avigad, Peter J Fleming, and Robin C Purshouse: “Active Robust Optimization – Enhancing Robustness to Uncertain Environments”, IEEE Transactions on Cybernetics, 44(11):2221-2231, 2014
5.Gideon Avigad, Erella Eisenstadt, Alex Goldvard, and Shaul Salomon: “Transient Responses’ Optimization by Means of Set-Based Multi-Objective Evolution”, Engineering Optimization, 44(4):407-426, 2012

Book Chapters
1.Shaul Salomon, Christian Dominguez-Medina, Gideon Avigad, Alan Freitas, Alex Goldvard, Oliver Schutze, and Heike Trautmann: “PSA Based Multi Objective Evolutionary Algorithms”, In Oliver Schuetze, Carlos A Coello Coello, Alexandru-Adrian Tantar, Emilia Tantar, Pascal Bouvry, Pierre Del Moral, and Pierrick Legrand, editors, EVOLVE – A Bridge between Probability, Set Oriented Numerics, and Evolutionary Computation III, volume 500 of Studies in Computational Intelligence, pages 233-259. Springer International Publishing, 2014

Conference Proceedings and Abstracts

1.Naveed Reza Aghamohammadi, Shaul Salomon, Yiming Yan, and Robin C Purshouse: “On the Effect of Scalarising Norm Choice in a ParEGO implementation”, In Heike Trautmann, Gunter Rudolph, Kathrin Klamroth, Oliver Schutze, Margaret Wiecek, Yaochu Jin, and Christian Grimme, editors, 9th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization, pages 1-15, Munster, Germany, 2017. Springer International Publishing
2.Shaul Salomon, Robin C Purshouse, Ioannis Giagkiozis, and Peter J Fleming: “A Toolkit for Generating Scalable Stochastic Multiobjective Test Problems’, In Proceedings of the 2016 Annual Conference on Genetic and Evolutionary Computation, Denver, CO, USA, 2016
3.Shaul Salomon, Robin C. Purshouse, Gideon Avigad, and Peter J. Fleming: “An Evolutionary Approach to Active Robust Multiobjective Optimisation”, In Antonio Gaspar-Cunha, Carlos Henggeler Antunes, and Carlos Coello Coello, editors, 8th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization, volume 9019 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 141-155. Springer International Publishing, 2015
4.Shaul Salomon, Gideon Avigad, Peter J. Fleming, and Robin C. Purshouse: “Optimization of Adaptation – A Multi-Objective Approach for Optimizing Changes to Design Parameters”, In Robin C. Purshouse, editor, 7th International Conference on Evolutionary Multi-Criterion Optimization, volume 7811 of Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 21-35. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013
5.Shaul Salomon, Gideon Avigad, Alex Goldvard, and Oliver Schutze: “PSA A New Scalable Space Partition Based Selection Algorithm for MOEAs”, In Oliver Schutze, Carlos A. Coello Coello, Alexandru-Adrian Tantar, Emilia Tantar, Pascal Bouvry, Pierre Del Moral, and Pierrick Legrand, editors, EVOLVE 2013, volume 175 of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pages 137-151. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013
6.Gideon Avigad, Erella Matalon Eisenstadt, Shaul Salomon, and Frederico Gadelha Guimaraes: “Evolution of Contours for Topology Optimization”, In Oliver Schutze, Carlos A Coello Coello, Alexandru-Adrian Tantar, Emilia Tantar, Pascal Bouvry, Pierre Del Moral, and Pierrick Legrand, editors, EVOLVE – A Bridge between Probability, Set Oriented Numerics, and Evolutionary Computation II, volume 175 of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pages 397{412. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013
7.Adriana Lara, Sergio Alvarado, Shaul Salomon, Gideon Avigad, Carlos A Coello Coello, and Oliver Schutze: “The Gradient Free Directed Search Method as Local Search within Multi-Objective Evolutionary Algorithms”, In Oliver Schutze, Carlos A Coello Coello, Alexandru-Adrian Tantar, Emilia Tantar, Pascal Bouvry, Pierre Del Moral, and Pierrick Legrand, editors, EVOLVE – A Bridge between Probability, Set Oriented Numerics, and Evolutionary Computation II, volume 175 of Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing, pages 153-168. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, 2013

Other Publications

Professional Reports:
1.“Active Robust Optimization – Optimizing for Robustness of Changeable Products”. PhD thesis, The University of Sheffield, 2017
Supervisors: Prof. Peter Fleming, Dr. Robin Purshouse and Dr. Gideon Avigad

Academic Appointments

2017-presentLecturer, ORT Braude College, Department of Mechanical Engineering

2016-2017Teacher, ORT Braude College, Department of Mechanical Engineering

2014-2016Research Associate, Laboratory for Complex Optimization and Decision Making, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

2013-2014Teaching Assistant, The University of Sheffield, Department of Automatic Control and Systems Engineering, Sheffield, UK

2011-2012Teaching Assistant, ORT Braude College, Department of Mechanical Engineering

Teaching Experience

2017-presentOrt Braude College of Engineering – undergraduate
Introduction to Programming
Introduction to Mechatronic Systems Lab2013-2014University of Sheffield – undergraduate
Laboratory Instructor in Systems Laboratory and Design
Experiments Development for Systems Laboratory and Design2011-2012Ort Braude College of Engineering – undergraduate
Teaching Assistant in:
Finite Elements
Engineering Drawing
Mechanical Design Project
Laboratory Instructor in:
Strength and Materials Lab2008-2011Ort Braude College of Engineering – undergraduate
Undergraduate Teaching Assistant in:
Physics I
Physics II
Mechanics of Solids
Introduction to Programming
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