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Ali Kharrazi

Senior Research Scholar

Systemic Risk and Resilience Research Group

Advancing Systems Analysis


Ali Kharrazi's main interest concerns sustainability challenges of coupled economic-environmental systems and the development of models and metrics that can evaluate the resiliency of these systems to guide policy and decision making. At IIASA, he is examining the resilience of water, energy, and economic systems and their vulnerability to shocks and disturbances.

Dr. Kharrazi completed his undergraduate studies in Economics and Mathematics at the City University of New York and earned a Master's degree at the London School of Economics in Information Systems. He holds a PhD in Sustainability Science from The University of Tokyo. His twitter account is: @arikaraji

Last update: 04 AUG 2015


Nujaira, H., Prasad, K.A., Kumar, P., Yunus, A.P., Kharrazi, A. , Gupta, L.N., Kurniawan, T.A., Sajjad, H., & Avtar, R. (2022). Quantifying spatio-temporal variation in aquaculture production areas in Satkhira, Bangladesh using geospatial and social survey. PLoS ONE 17 (12) e0278042. 10.1371/journal.pone.0278042.

Umarhadi, D.A., Widyatmanti, W., Kumar, P., Yunus, A.P., Khedher, K.M., Kharrazi, A. , & Avtar, R. (2022). Tropical peat subsidence rates are related to decadal LULC changes: Insights from InSAR analysis. Science of the Total Environment 816 e151561. 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2021.151561.

Avtar, R., Yunus, A.P., Saito, O., Kharrazi, A. , Kumar, P., & Takeuchi, K. (2022). Multi-temporal remote sensing data to monitor terrestrial ecosystem responses to climate variations in Ghana. Geocarto International 37 (2) 396-412. 10.1080/10106049.2020.1723716.