Professor Mort Anvari


Taught manufacturing and industrial systems engineering courses at the University of Michigan for five years where he received his three engineering degrees, and as an adjunct professor he teaches project and cost management at local universities in the Washington DC area.   In his early career he worked at General Motors as a production engineer and later as an operations research and systems analyst at the cost and economic analysis center in Washington DC.  Mort is currently the Director of Programs and Strategy at ASA (FM&C) and the Lean Six Sigma (LSS) deployment Director where he oversees process improvement initiatives, economic studies validation, cost benefit analysis, and risk and uncertainty analysis in support of major defense programs.  Mort is DoD Financial Management Level 3 Certified as well as Defense Acquisition University Level III Certified in Business Financial Management (BFM), and Business Cost Estimating (BCE). Mort has received several professional awards that includes DoD modeling and simulation award. In his public lectures, Mort stimulates cost culture debates among academia, government and industry leaders and managers. Professor Anvari has repeatedly appeared on the Voice of America live television programs analyzing the political and economy of the Middle East..



Anvari.Net Provides over 3000 hours of Classroom and Online Training in areas of Cost Management, Decision Support, Systems and Resourcing


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  Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA)

  Cost Management & Control

  Engineering Economics



  Global Economy

  Business Analytics  

  Special Presentations


  Acquisition Management

  Contract Management

  Cost Risk Analysis

  Risk Management

  Earned Value Management

  Root Cause Analysis

  Spend Strategies

  Labor Rates


  Accounting Theory

  Financial Accounting 

  Financial Statements

  Management Accounting

  Business Intelligence (BI)

  Banking Systems

  Options Futures & Derivatives

  Lean Six Sigma (LSS)


  Systems Analysis & Design

  Software Cost Estimating

  Data Warehousing

  Computer & Data Architecture

  Decision Support & BI

  Enterprise Resource Planning

  Electronic Commerce

  Business Intelligence Systems


  Operations Management

  Supply Chain Management

  Project Management


  Creating Career Success

  Supervisory Development Course

  Executive Leadership

  Positive Psychology


  Calculus for Scientist

  Probability & Statistics 

  Statistics for Business Decision

  Mathematical Modeling

  Regression Analysis

  Computer Graphics

  Principles of Cost Analysis

  Cost Analysis & Management 


  Business Data Communications

  Computer Networks

  Computer Operating Systems

  Network Management

  Internet & Intranet

  Web Development

  MS Office & Excel 2013 

  Network Security

Special Presentations Topics:

RM Journal - An Interview with Anvari

Influencing & Optimizing Budgets 

Army Cost Culture Initiative

Predictive Analytics Symposium  

Cost & Financial Transparency


Cost Benefit Analysis (CBA) Training

1-CBA Class entrance exam

2-CBA All Steps in Summary

3-CBA Step 0

4-CBA Step 1

5-CBA Step 2

6-CBA Step 3

7-CBA Step 4

8-CBA Step 5

9-CBA Mini-case Exercises

10-CBA Step 6

11-CBA Step 7 & 8

12-CBA Case 1

13-CBA Case 2

14-CBA Day 4 Presentation

15-CBA 4 days Final Exam


Cost Benefit Analysis docs

1-Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis

2-Basics of Cost Benefit Analysis

3-Supply Dem& Curves

4-Expected value, Sensitivity analysis

5-Existence Value

6-Estimates via Demonstrations 

7-Market Price Impact

8-Estimates of Shadow Prices

9-Cost-Effectiveness Analysis (CEA)

10-Evaluate the Accuracy of CBA

11-Conceptual Foundations of CBA

12-Valuing Benefits & Costs

13-Discounting Future Benefit & Cost

14-Option Price

15-Social Discount Rate (SDR)

16-Valuing Policy Impacts

17-Direct Elicitation Methods

18-CBA in Developing Countries

19-Distributional Weighting in CBA


Welfare Economy & Cost Benefit Analysis 


2-Introduction to Cost-Benefit Analysis


4-Basics of Cost Benefit Analysis

5-Valuing Benefits & Costs in Markets

6-Benefits & Costs in Primary Markets (II)

7-Benefits & Costs in Secondary Markets

8-Discounting Future Benefits & Costs 


10-Existence Values





15-Valuation of Water Resources

16-Partial equilibrium CBA

17-Why Economics? Multiple Choice


19-Social Welfare function


Health Care Cost

1-2012 Health Care Cost Report

2-Health Care Cost & Utilization

3-Data for Health Care Cost Report

4-Raw Data on  Health Care Cost n

5-What is health care cost?

6-U.S. Health Care System Stat


Army Cost Culture Initiative

Predictive Analytics Symposium - 

Cost Management Handbook

Cost Management-Financial Transparency

Cost Risk Analysis Handbook

Standard Costing & Variance Analysis

Business Analytics for Decision-Making


Fundamental of Engineering Handbook



1-Introduction to Cost management

2-Cost Planning

3-Cost analysis

4-Cost accounting

5-Cost Controlling


Cost Management  4 Days Training

1-Day 1: Cost Management Overview

2-Day 2: Cost Object Definition

3-Day 3: Assignment of Costs

4-Day 4: Analysis & Reporting


Cost Management 101

1-Section 1: Cost Management Overview

2-Section 2: Cost Model Components

3-Section 3: Cost Flow Methods

4-Section 4: Cost Model Build

5-Standard Costing & Variance Analysis


Cost Analysis & Estimating

1-Overview of Cost Estimating

2-Material Analysis


4-Operation Estimating

5-Cost Analysis

6-The Enterprise

7-Labor Analysis

8-Accounting Analysis

9-Estimating Methods

10-Product Estimating

11-Engineering Economy


Cost Management Certificate Course

1-Cost Management Concepts

2-General Fund Enterprise Business System

3-Section III: Using Cost Management


Cornerstones of Cost management

1-Introduction to Cost management

2-Basic cost management concepts

3-Cost Behavior

4-Activity Based Costing

5-Product & Service Costing: Job-Order

6-Process Costing

7-Allocating Costs to Joint Products

8-Budgeting for Planning & control

9-Standard Costing: A Functional-Based

10-Accounting, Performance Evaluation

11-Strategic cost management

12-Activity-Based Management

13-Balanced Scorecard Strategic-Based

14-Eenvironmental cost management

15-Lean Accounting & Productivity

16-Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

17-Activity Resource Usage Model & Tactical Decision Making

18-Pricing & profitability analysis

19-Capital investment

20-Inventory Management: Economic Order


Cost Management - Discussion Questions

1-Introduction to Cost management

2-Basic cost management concepts

3-Cost Behavior

4-Activity Based Costing

5-Product & Service Costing: Job-Order

6-Process Costing

7-Allocating Costs of Products

8-Budgeting for Planning & control

9-Standard Costing: A Functional-Based

10-Accounting, Performance Evaluation

11-Strategic cost management

12-Activity-Based Management

13-Balanced Scorecard: Strategic-Based

14-Quality & Environmental cost

15-Lean Accounting & Productivity

16-Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

17-Activity Resource Usage Model

18-Pricing & profitability analysis

19-Capital investment

20-Inventory Management: Economic Order


Exercises - Cost management

1-Introduction to Cost management

2-Basic cost management concepts

3-Cost Behavior

4-Activity Based Costing

5-Product & Service Costing: Job-Order

6-Process Costing

7-Allocating Costs of Joint Products

8-Budgeting for Planning & control

9-Standard Costing: A Functional-Based

10-Accounting, Performance Evaluation

11-Strategic cost management

12-Activity-Based Management

13-Balanced Scorecard: Strategic-Based

14-Eenvironmental Cost Management

15-Lean Accounting & Productivity

16-Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

17-Activity Resource Usage Model & Tactical Decision Making

18-Pricing & profitability analysis

19-Capital investment

20-Inventory Management


Making the connection: Exercise

1-Part 1: chapters 1–4

2-Part 2: chapters 5–10

3- Part 3: chapters 11–15

4-Part 4: chapters 16–20


Cost Control

1-Introduction to Cost Control

2-Basic Math

3-Unit & Recipe Conversions


5-Recipe Costing

6-Calculating Sales Price & Food Cost

7-Beverage Control

8-Control through the Purchasing Process

9-Receiving, Storage, & Issuing Control

10-Employee Organization & Scheduling

11-Labor Management & Control

12-Revenue Prediction

13-Revenue Management

14-Income Statements & Budgets

15-A Discussion of Other Expenses


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Acquisition Business Management


2-Course Overview

3-Cost Analysis

4-Program Budget Overview


6-Funding Policies Part1

7-Funding Policies Part2


9-Program Budget Summary

10-Fixed Price Contracts

11-Cost-Reimbursement Contracts

12-Earned Value

13-Planning Programming Budgeting & Execution

14-Budget Exhibits

15-Congressional Enactment

16-Program Execution


18-Fiscal Laws & Reprogramming

19-Program Execution Summary

20-Acquisition Strategy & Contract


Analyzing Contract Cost

1-Course Introduction

2-Costs & Cost Analysis

3-Offeror Information for Cost Analysis

4-Cost Accounting Standards Allowed

5-Proposal Modeling

6-Accounting & Estimating Systems

7-Requesting Field Pricing Assistance

8-Analyzing Direct Material Costs

9-Using Statistical Analysis

10-Analyzing Direct Labor Costs

11-Analyzing Other Direct Costs

12-Analyzing Indirect Costs

13-Using Regression Analysis

14-Using Improvement Curves

15-Facilities Capital Cost of Money

16-Analyzing Profit or Fee

17-Preparing for Negotiations

18-Course Summary

19-How to Build & Review Proposal

20-DCAA – Contract Audit Manual (CAM)


Earned Value Management (EVM)

1-Course User Guide

2- Introduction & Purpose of Course

3- The Work Breakdown Structure (WBS)

4- The Organization Breakdown Structure

5- Scheduling

6- Budgeting

7- Establishing the Baseline

8- Detailed Planning

9- Measuring Work in Progress

10- Accounting System

11- Data Collection

12- Estimating Cost at Completion 

13- Change Control

14- Baseline Maintenance

15-External Reporting

16- Contract Status

17- Contracting

18- Integrated Baseline Review (IBR)

19- Internal Surveillance

20- Surveillance Plan Execution

21- Program Execution


Alternative Dispute Resolution

0-Module Introduction

1-Introduction to ADR

2-Conflict, Disputes & litigation

3-Overview  of ADR

4-Third-Party Assisted ADR

5-ADR Agreement & ADR Procedures

6-ADR Procedures

7-ADR Selection Exercises/ Scenarios

8-Module Summary


Root Cause Analysis

0-Module Introduction

1-Root Cause Analysis Overview

2-Problem Definition, Part 1

3-Problem Definition, Part: 2

4-Cause & Effect Analysis

5-Root Cause

6-Corrective Action

7-Root Cause Analysis Reporting

8-Root Cause Analysis Validation

9-Course Capstone Project


COR with a Mission Focus

0-Module Introduction


2-Ethics & Integrity

3-Services Acquisition Process Overview

4-Planning the Acquisition

5-Developing the Acquisition

6-Acquisition pre & Post Award Strategy

7-Executing Acquisition: COR Duties


Contingency CO Refresher

0-Module Introduction

1-Contingency Contracting Methods


3-Administration of Contingency Contracts

4-Procurement Ethics

5-Other Contingency Environment

6-Contract Pricing


Operating & Support Cost Estimating

0-Module Introduction

1-The PSM & O&S Cost

2-The PSM & Affordability

3-Design Interface

4-Maintenance & Maintenance Labor

5-Supply & Depot Maintenance

6-Personnel Costs

7-The Sustaining Environment

8-Module Summary


Intermediate Acquisition Logistics

0-Course Introduction

1-Course Introduction

2-Define Supportability Objectives

3-Define Supportability Objectives 

4-Supportability Regulatory Environment

5-Supportability Oversight & Review

6-Supportability Management Process

7-Supportability Technical Activities

8-Supportability Metrics

9-Supportability Module Summary

10-Product Support Objectives (PSO)

11-Product Support Overview

12-Product Support Regulatory 

13-Product Support Oversight & Review

14-Product Support Management Process

15-Product Support Technical Activities

16-Product Support Metrics

17-Product Support Module Summary

18-Initial Product Support Strategy (PSS)

19-Initial Product Support Strategy 

20-Initial Product Support Regulatory

21-Initial Product Support Oversight 

22-Initial Product Management Process

23-Initial Product Technical Activities

24-Initial Product Support Metrics

25-Initial Product Module Summary

26-Product Support Plan (PSP)

27-Product Support Plan- Overview

28-Product Support Plan - Regulatory

29-Product Support Plan - Oversight

30-Product Support Management Process

31-Product Support Technical Activities

32-Product Support Plan - Metrics

33-Product Support Plan - Summary

34-Product Support Capability (PDC)

35-Product Support Capability - Overview

36-Product Support Capability - Regulatory

37-Product Support Capability - Oversight

38-PDC - Management Process

39-PDC - Technical Activities

40-PDC - Metrics

41-PDC Module Summary

42-Cost Estimating, Planning, Programming, Budgeting, & Execution (PPBE)

43-Cost Estimating & PPBE Overview

44-Cost Estimating

45-PBE Overview & Building Blocks

46-Planning Phase

47-Programming Phase

48-Budgeting Phase

49-PPBE Issues

50-Cost Estimating & PPBE - Summary

51-Module 7 - Course Summary

52-Course Summary


Force Structure Costing

0-Module Overview

1-Force Structure Cost Model


Spend Analysis Strategies

0-Module Introduction

1-Spend Analysis Strategies

2-Preparing the Spend Analysis

3-Performing the Spend Analysis

4-Interactive Scenario: Products

5-Interactive Scenario: Services


Time Phasing Methods

0-Module Introduction

1-Time Phasing Methods

2-Simulation: Time Phasing


Cost Risk Analysis

1-Introduction to Cost Risk Analysis

2-Risk Management Process

3-Elements of Risk

4-Cost Risk Analysis

5-Approaches for Estimating Cost Risk

6-Cost as a Probability Distribution

7-Monte Carlo Simulation

8-Good Risk Analysis

9-Module Summary


Labor Rates

0-Welcome to the "Rates" Module

1- Labor Estimation Rates

2- Cost Estimation Rates

3- Wrap Rate Calculations

4- Wrap Rate Projections

Indirect Cost Rate Determination




Accounting Theory

1-Accountant’s Role in the Organization

2-Cost Terms & Purposes

3-Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

4-Job Costing

5-Activity-Based Costing

6-Master Budgeting

7-Flexible Budgets, Direct-Cost Variances

8-Overhead Cost Variances

9-Inventory Costing & Capacity

10-Determining How Costs Behave

11-Decision & Relevant Information

12-Pricing Decisions & Cost Management

13-Strategy, Balanced Scorecard

14-Cost Allocation, Customer Profitability

15-Allocation of Support Costs

16-Cost Allocation: Joint Products

17-Process Costing

18-Spoilage, Rework, & Scrap

19-Quality, Time, & the Constraints

20-Inventory Management, Just-in-Time

21-Capital Budgeting & Cost Analysis

22-Management-Control Transfer Pricing

23-Performance Measurement


Financial Accounting Theory

1-Financial Accounting Theory

2-Accounting Under Ideal Conditions

3-Approach to Financial Reporting

4-Efficient Securities Markets

5-Information Approach to Decision

6-Measurement Approach to Decision

7-Measurement Applications

8-Economic Consequences, Accounting


Management Accounting

1-Organization & Accounting

2-Measuring & Analyzing Activity Costs

3-Measuring & Analyzing Product Costs

4-Managing Activities

5-Short Term Decisions & Constraints

6-Managing Organization

7-Decentralized Organizations


9-Cost Allocation

10-Absorption Costing Systems

11-Variable Costing & Capacity Costing

12-Standard Cost & Variable Analysis

13-Investment Decisions

14-Accounting in Dynamic Environment

Indirect Cost Rate Determination


Business Intelligence

1-Introduction to Business Intelligence

2-Data Warehousing

3-Business Performance Management

4-Data Mining for Business Intelligence

5-Text & Web Mining

6-BI Implementation & Integration

7-Portfolio of Options

8-Effective Performance Measurement

9-Problems with Dashboard Displays

A-Chaos Theory

B-Data Warehousing Concept


Advanced Accounting

1-Business Combinations

2-Stock Investments

3-Consolidated Financial Statements

4-Consolidation Techniques-Procedures

5-Intercompany Profit Transactions

6-Profit Transactions – Plant Assets

7-Intercompany Profits on Bonds

8-Changes in Ownership Interests

9-Indirect & Mutual Holdings

10-Preferred Stock, EPS, & Taxes

11-Push-Down, Joint Ventures

12-Derivative & Foreign Currency

13-Foreign Currency Fin Statements

14-Segment & Interim Reporting

15-Partnerships – Formation, Operations

16-Partnership Liquidation

17-Liquidations & Reorganizations

18-Accounting State & Local Government

19-Governmental Funds

20-Proprietary & Fiduciary Funds

21-Not-for-Profit Organizations

22-Estates & Trusts


Cost Management & Control

1-Introduction to Cost Management

2-Basic Cost Management Concepts

3-Cost Behavior

4-Activity-Based Costing

5-Product & Service Costing: Job-Order

6-Product and Service Costing

7-Allocating Costs of Support Departments

8-Budgeting for Planning and Control

9-Standard Costing: A Functional

10-Decentralization: Accounting

11-Strategic Cost Management

12-Activity-Based Management

13-The Balanced Scorecard

14-Environmental Cost Management

15-Productivity Measure and Control

16-Lean Accounting

17-Cost-Volume-Profit Analysis

18-Activity Resource Usage Model

19-Pricing and Profitability Analysis

20-Capital Investment

21-Inventory Management


Business Analytics: Data Analysis

1-Data Analysis & Decision Making

2-Distribution of a Single Variable

3-Relationships among Variables

4-Probability & Probability Distributions

5-Normal and other Distributions

6-Decision Making under Uncertainty

7-Sampling & Sampling Distributions

8-Confidence Interval Estimation

9-Hypothesis Testing

10-Regression: Estimating Relationships

11-Regression: Statistical Inference

12-Time Series Analysis & Forecasting

13-Optimization Modeling

14-Optimization Models

15-Introduction to Simulation Modeling

16-Simulation Models

17-Data Mining

18-Importing Data into Excel

19-Variance & Experimental Design

20-Statistical Process Control

21-Statistical Reporting


Essentials of Taxation

1-Introduction to Taxation

2-Working with the Tax Law

3-Taxes on the Financial Statements

4-Gross Income

5-Business Deductions

6-Losses & Loss Limitations

7-Property Transactions & Exchanges

8-Property Transactions: Capital Gains

9-Individuals as the Taxpayer

10-Income, Deductions, & Credits

11-Employees & Proprietors

12-Corporations: Capital Structure

13-Corporations: Earnings & Profits

14-Partnerships & Limited Liability

15-S Corporations

16-Multijurisdictional Taxation

17-Business Tax Credits & Corporate Tax

18-Comparative Forms of Doing Business


 Financial Statements

1-Financial Statements An Overview

2-The Balance Sheet

3-Income Statement &  Equity

4-Statement of Cash Flows

5-Earnings & Financial Reporting

6-Analysis of  Financial Statements


Banking Systems

1-Money & the Financial System

2-Money & the Payments System

3-Interest Rates & Rates of Return

4-Determining Interest Rates

5-Risk Structure & Interest Rates

6-Stock Market & Market Efficiency

7-Derivatives & Derivative Markets

8-Market for Foreign Exchange

9-Transactions Costs & Structure

10-Economics of Banking

11-Mutual Funds, Hedge Funds

12-Financial Crises & Regulation

13-Federal Reserve & Central Banking

14-Federal Reserve’s Balance Sheet 

15-Monetary Policy

16-Financial System & Monetary Policy

17-Monetary Theory I

18-Monetary Theory II


Options Futures & Derivatives


2-Mechanics of Futures Markets

3-Hedging Strategies Using Futures

4-Interest Rates

5-Forward & Futures Prices

6-Interest Rate Futures


8-Mechanics of Options Markets

9-Properties of Stock Options

10-Trading Strategies Involving Options

11-Binomial Trees

12-Wiener Processes & It's Lemma

13-The Black-Scholes-Merton Model

14-Employee Stock Options

15-Options on Stock Indices & Currencies

16-Futures Options

17-The Greek Letters

18-Volatility Smiles

19-Basic Numerical Procedures

20-Value at Risk

21-Estimating Volatilities & Correlations

22-Credit Risk

23-Credit Derivatives

24-Exotic Options

25-Weather, Energy, & Insurance

26-Models & Numerical Procedures

27-Martingales & Measures

28-Interest Rate Derivatives

29-Timing, & Convexity Adjustments

30-Interest Rate Derivatives, Short Rate

31-Interest Rate Derivatives

32-Swaps Revisited

33-Real Options

34-Derivatives Mishaps

35-Behavioral Finance, Racetrack Betting




Systems Analysis

1-The Modern Systems Analyst

2-Information Systems Building Blocks

3-Information System Development

4-Systems Analysis

5-Data Modeling

6-Process Modeling

7-Network Modelling

8-Object Modeling

9-Systems Design and Construction

10-Architecture and Process Design

11-Database Design

12- Input Design and Prototyping

13-Output Design and Prototyping

14-Interface Design and Prototyping

15-Software Design

16-Object-Oriented Design

17-Systems Implementation

18-Systems Support


Systems Analysis and Design Methods

1-Systems Analysis Objectives

2-Information System Building Blocks

3-Information Systems Development

4-Project Management

5-Systems Analysis

6-Fact-Finding Techniques for Requirements Discovery

7-Modeling System Requirements

8-Data Modeling and Analysis

9-Process Modeling

10-Object-Oriented Analysis and Modeling

11-Feasibility Analysis & System Proposal

12-Systems Design

13-Application Architecture

14-Database Design

15-Output Design and Prototyping

16-Input Design and Prototyping

17-User Interface Design

18-Object-Oriented Design and Modeling

19-Systems Construction & Implement

20-System Operations and Support


Software Cost Estimating

0-Software Cost Estimating (CLB023)

1-Define the System and Cost Drivers

2-Collect and Analyze Data

3-Select a Model

4-Develop and Test the Estimate


Data Warehousing

1-Introduction-Data Mining - Visualization

2-The Data Warehouse

3-Data Mining and Data Visualization

4-Machines That Can Learn

5-Executive Information Systems

6-Designing & Building Data Warehouse

7-Future of Data Mining, Warehousing

8-Data Warehousing Concept

9-Data Warehousing Paper


Business Intelligence:

1-Introduction to Business Intelligence

2-Data Warehousing

3-Business Performance Management

4-Data Mining for Business Intelligence

5-Text and Web Mining

6-BI Implementation: Integration and Emerging Trends

7-Portfolio of Options

8-Effective Performance Measurement

9-Problems with Dashboard Displays

A-Chaos Theory

B-Data Warehousing Concept


Decision Support and BI Systems

1-Decision Support Systems and BI

2-Decision Making, Systems, & Modeling

3-Decision Support Systems Concepts,

4-Modeling and Analysis

5-Data Mining for Business Intelligence

6-Neural Networks for Data Mining

7-Text and Web Mining

8-Data Warehousing

9-Business Performance Management

10-Collaborative Computer-Supported Technologies and Support Systems

11-Knowledge Management

12-Artificial Intelligence and Expert Sy

13-Advanced Intelligent Systems

14-Management Support Systems


Enterprise Systems for Management

1-Introduction to Enterprise Systems

2-Systems Integration

3-Enterprise Systems Architecture

4-Development Cycle

5-Implementation Strategies

6-Software and Vendor Selection

7-Operation & Post Implementation

8-Program & Project Management

9-Business Process Re-Engineering

10-Global, Ethics & Security Management

11-Supply Chain Management

12-Customer Relationship Management


Enterprise Resource Planning

1-Business Functions & Business Processes

2-Development of ERP System

3-Marketing Information Systems

4-Production and Supply Chain MIS

5-Accounting in ERP Systems

6-Human Resources Processes with ERP

7-Process Modeling, Process Improvement

8-RFID, BI, Mobile Computing, & Cloud


Enterprise Resource Planning

1-Foundation for ERP Systems

2-Re-engineering and ERP Systems

3-Planning, & Implementation of ERP

4-ERP Systems: Sales and Marketing

5-ERP Systems: Accounting and Finance

6-ERP Systems: Production and Materials

7-ERP Systems: Human Resources

8-Managing an ERP Project

9-Supply Chain & e-marketplace

10-Integrated Case Study: Bandon Group

11-Enterprise Resource Planning Systems


Enterprise Manage Information Systems

1-Managing the Digital Firm

2-Information Systems in the Enterprise

3-Management Strategy

4-Electronic Business

5-Ethical and Social Issues

6-Enterprise Hardware and Software

7-Managing Data Resources

8-Telecommunications and Networks

9-Internet: Infrastructure for Digital Firm

10-Enterprise Applications and Process

11-Knowledge Management

12-Management Decision Making

13-Redesigning the Organization

14-Change Management

15-IS Security and Control

16-Model Driven Architecture


Electronic Commerce Fundamentals

1-Introduction to E-Commerce

2-The Internet and the Web

3-Web-Based Tools

4-E-Commerce Software

5-Security Threats

6-Implementing Security

7-Electronic Payment Systems

8-Strategies for Marketing

9-Purchasing & Support 

10-Strategies for Web Auction

11-International, Legal, Ethical, & Tax 

12-Business Plans for Implementing


E- Commerce

1-Concepts & Essentials of E-Commerce

2-E-marketplaces and Economic Impacts

3-Retailing in E-Commerce (E-Tailing)

4-Market Research and Advertisement

5-Company-Centric B2B

6-B2B Exchanges and Services

7-E-supply Chain, Intra-business Portals

8-E-Government, E-learning, C2C, KM

9-Mobile Commerce-Pervasive Computing


11-E-Commerce Security

12-Electronic Payment System (B2C, B2B)

13-Order Fulfillment and Support Services 

14-EC Strategy & Implementation

15-The Economics of EC

16-Launching an Internet Business

17-Legal and Social Impacts and EC Future













Introduction to Management Science

1-Management Science

2-Model Formulation with L.P.

3-Computer Solution & Sensitivity Analysis

4-L.P. Modeling Examples

5-Integer Programming

6-Transportation Assignment Problems

7-Network Flow Models

8-Project Management

9-Multi-criteria Decision Making

10-Nonlinear Programming

11-Probability and Statistics

12-Decision Analysis

13-Queuing Analysis



16-Inventory Management


Principles of Operations Management

1-Operations and Productivity

2-Operations Strategy -Global Environment

3-Project Management


5-Design of Goods and Services

5s-Sustainability in the Supply Chain

6-Managing Quality

6s-Statistical Process Control

7-Process Strategy

7s-Capacity and Constraint Management

8-Location Strategies

9-Layout Strategies

10-Human Resources & Work Measurement

11-Supply Chain Management

11s-Supply Chain Management Analytics

12-Inventory Management

13-Aggregate Planning and S&OP

14-Requirements Planning (MRP) and ERP

15-Short-Term Scheduling

16-JIT, TPS, and Lean Operations

17- Maintenance and Reliability

A-Decision-Making Tools

B-Linear Programming

C-Transportation Modeling

D-Waiting-Line Models

E-Learning Curves



Operations Management

1-Competing with Operations

2-Project Management

3-Process Strategy

4-Process Analysis

5-Quality And Performance

6-Capacity Planning

7-Constraint Management

8-Lean Systems

a-Multi-Criteria Decision Making

b-Decision Making Under Uncertainty

c-Optimization Modeling

d-Simulation Modeling


Supply Chain Management

1-Supply Chain Management -An Overview

2-Role of Logistics in Supply Chains

3-Global Dimensions of Supply Chains

4-Supply Chain Relationships

5-Supply Chain Performance Measurement

6-Supply Chain Technology Information

7-Demand Management

8-Order Management and Customer Service

9-Managing Inventory in the Supply Chain

10-Transportation—Managing the Flow

11-Distribution Managing Operations

12-Supply Chain Network and Design

13-Sourcing Materials and Services


Operations and Supply Chain Management

1-Introduction to Operations and Supply Chain Management

2-Operations and Supply Chain Strategies

3-Process Choice and Layout Decisions in Manufacturing and Services

4-Business Processes

5-Managing Quality

6-Managing Capacity

6s-Advanced Waiting Line Theory and Simulation Modeling

7-Supply Management



10-Sales and Operations Planning (Aggregate Planning)

11-Managing Inventory throughout the Supply Chain

12-Managing Production Across the Supply Chain

12s-Supply Chain Information Systems

13-JIT/Lean Production

14-Managing Projects

15-15 Developing Products and Services


Managerial Decision Modeling

1-Managerial Decision Modeling.

2-Linear Programming (L.P) Models

3-L.P. Modeling Applications

4-L.P. Sensitivity Analysis

5-Transportation, Assignment & Network

6-Integer, Goal, & Nonlinear Programming

7-Project Management

8-Decision Analysis

9-Queuing Models

10-Simulation Modeling

11-Forecasting Models

12-Inventory Control Models


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Project Management

1-Introduction: Why Project Management?

2-The Organizational Context: Strategy, Structure, & Culture

3-Project Selection & Portfolio Management

4-Leadership and Project Manager

5-Scope Management

6-Team Building, Conflict, & Negotiation

7-Risk Management

8-Cost Estimation  and Budgeting

9-Project Scheduling: Networks & CP

10-Project Scheduling: Lagging, Crashing

11-Critical Chain Project Scheduling

12-Resource Management

13-Project Evaluation and Control

14-Project Close-Out and Termination


Project Management Managerial Approach

1-Projects in Contemporary Organizations

2-Strategic Management Project Selection

3-The Project Manager

4-Project Organization

5-Project Planning

6-Conflict and Negotiation

7-Budgeting and Cost Estimation


9-Resource Allocation

10-Monitoring and Information Systems

11-Project Control

12-Project Auditing

13-Project Termination


Project Management  eBooks

MS Project Step-by-Step

Project Management Professional (PMP)

IT Project Management Tool and Goals

Fundamentals of Project Management

Preparing For PMP Certification Exam


Special Presentations by Prof Anvari

Project Management and Scheduling

Project Management Schedule and Cost Strayer University IT/Entrepreneurs Club



1-Entrepreneurs Recognize Opportunities


3-Finding Opportunity in Existing Business

4-The Business Plan: Road Map to Success

5-Creating Business from Opportunity

6-Exploring Your Market  

7-Developing Right Marketing Mix

8-Pricing and Credit Strategies

9-Integrated Marketing Communications

10-Marketing Globally

11-Smart Selling & Customer Service

12-Start-up, Fixed, and Variable Costs

13-Financial Statements as a Guide

14-Cash Flow and Taxes

15-Financing Strategy: Debt and Equity

16-Legal Issues & Managing Risk

17-Operating for Success

18-Location, Facilities, and Layout

19-Human Resources and Management

20-Leadership and Ethical Practices

21-Franchising, Licensing, and Harvesting: Cashing in Your Brand




Calculus for Scientist and Engineers



3-Introducing the Derivative

4-Applications of the Derivative


6-Applications of Integration

7-Integration Techniques

8-Sequences and Infinite Series

9-Power Series

10-Parametric and Polar Curves

11-Vectors and Vector-Valued Functions

12-Functions of Several Variables

13-Multiple Integration

14-Vector Calculus


Mathematical Modeling

1-Data Analysis

2-Spreadsheet Modeling

3-Elements of a Decision Analysis

4-Risk and  Decision Strategies

5-Statistical Modeling

6-Simple Additive Weighting

7-Multi-Criteria Decision Making

8-Decision Making with Uncertainty

9-Optimization Modeling

10-Simulation Modeling


Computer Graphics: Principles & Practice


2-Introduction to 2D Graphics using WPF

3-Chapter 3 solutions

4-A 2D graphics testbed

5-An introduction to human visual perception

6-Introduction to Fixed-Function 3D Graphics and Hierarchical Modeling

7-Essential mathematics & geometry

8-A simple way to describe shape in 3D

9-Functions on meshes

10-Transformations in two dimensions

11-Transformations in three dimensions

12-A 2D and 3D transformation library

13-Camera Specifications &Transformations

14-Approximations and representations

15-Raycasting and Rasterization

16-Survey of 3D Real-time Graphics Platforms

17-Image representation and manipulation

18-Images and signal processing

19-Enlarging and shrinking images

20-Textures and Texture Mapping

21-Interaction techniques

22-Splines and Subdivision Curves

23-Splines and Subdivision Surfaces.

24-Implicit representations of shape



27-Materials and Scattering


29-Light transport

30-Probability and Monte Carlo Integration

31-Rendering Equation: Theoretical

32-Rendering in practice..


34-Expressive Rendering ..


36-Visibility Determination

37-Spatial Data Structures

38-Modern Graphics Hardware


Costing Related Topics

1-Multi-Criteria Decision Making

2-Decision Making with Uncertainty

3-Optimization Modeling

4-Simulation Modeling

5-Data Analysis

6-Spreadsheet Modeling

7-Elements of a Decision Analysis

8-Risk and  Decision Strategies

9-Statistical Modeling

10-Simple Additive Weighting

11-Costing Methodology

12-Cost Risk Analysis

13-Range Estimating

14-Chaos Theory


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Statistics for Business and Economics

1-Describing Data: Graphical

2-Describing Data: Numerical


4-Random Variable, Probability Distributions

5-Continuous Variables and Distributions

6-Sampling & Sampling Distributions

7-Estimation: Single Population


9-Hypothesis Testing

10-More on Hypothesis Testing

11-Simple Regression

12-Multiple Regression

13-More on Regression Analysis

14-Analysis of Categorical Data

15-Analysis of Variance

16-Time-Series Analysis and Forecasting

17-Additional Topics in Sampling

18-Statistical Decision Theory


Probability & Statistics Engineers

1-Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis


3-Random Variables and Probability Distributions

4-Mathematical Expectation

5-Some Discrete Probability Distributions

6-Some Continuous Probability Distributions

7-Functions of Random Variables

8-Sampling, Distributions Data Descriptions

9-One and Two-Sample Estimation Problems

10-One and Two-Sample Tests of Hypotheses

11-Simple Linear Regression and Correlation

12-Multiple Linear Regression & Nonlinear Models

13-One-Factor Experiments: General

14-Factorial Experiments (Two or More Factors)

15-2k Factorial Experiments and Fractions

16-Nonparametric Statistics

17-Statistical Quality Control

18-Bayesian Statistics





Computer Security: Principles and Practice

Computer Systems Overview

Cryptographic Tools

User Authentication

Access Control

Database and Cloud Security

Malicious Software

Denial-of-Service Attacks

Intrusion Detection

Firewalls & Intrusion Prevention Syst

Buffer Overflow

Software Security

Operating System Security

Trusted Computing &Multilevel Security

IT Security Manage, Risk Assessment

IT Security Controls and Procedures

Physical and Infrastructure Security

Human Resources Security

Security Auditing

Legal and Ethical Aspects

Symmetric Encryption & Confidentiality

Public-Key Cryptography & Authentication

Internet Security Protocols and Standards

Internet Authentication Applications

Wireless Network Security

Linux Security

Windows Security


Data Communication:

-1. Introduction to Data Communication

-2. Protocols and Architecture

-3. Data Transmission

-4. Transmission Media

-5. Data Encoding

-6. The Data Communications Interface

-7. Data Link Control

-8. Multiplexing

-9. Circuit Switching

-10. Packet Switching

-11. Asynchronous Transfer & Frame Relay

-12. Congestion in Data Networks

-13. Local Area Network Technology

-14. LAN Systems

-15. Inter-network Protocols

-16. Inter-network Operation

-17. Transport Protocols

-18. Network Security


Computer Networks

-1. Introduction

-2. Physical Layer

-3. Data Link Layer

-4. LAN Bridges and Switches,

-5. Network Layer

-6. Transport Layer

-7. Congestion Control

-8. Congestion Avoidance

-9. Applications Layer

-10. Network Management

-11. Security

-12. WAN Technologies

-13. IP Multicast

-14. Mobile IP

-15. IPv6

-16. Other Network Protocols

-17. Internet 2


3-Business Data Communications:

-1. Introduction

-2: Business Information

-3. Distributed Data Processing

-4: TCP/IP and OSI

-5: The Internet: Addressing & Services

-6: Data Transmission

-7: Transmission Media

-8: Data Communication

-9: Data Link Control


-10: Transmission Efficiency

-11: Approaches to Networking

-12: Wide Area Networks

-13: Wireless Networks

-14: Local Area Network Technology

-15: LAN Systems

-16: Distributed Applications

-17: Client/Server Computing

-18: Doing Business on the Internet

-19: Network Management

-20: Network Security


4-Network Management and MPLS

-1. Large Enterprise Networks

-2. SNMPv3 and Network Management

-3. The Network Management Problem

-4. Network Management Problem

-5. A Real Network Management System

-6. Network Manage Software Components

-7. Rudimentary Components

-8. Case Study: MPLS Network Manage

-9. Network Manage Theory and Practice


5-Related References

1-Network protocol analyzing tools List 1

2-Network protocol analyzing tools List 2

3-Evolutionary Approach to G-MPLS

4-Quality of Service in IP Networks

5-Strategy for ATM to MPLS Convergence

6-Network Processors

7-HP Openview NMS

8-What's Up Gold NMS

9-MPLS Implementation Survey

10-Enterprise Network Management – CIS 516 

11-GFI LANguard NMS

12-Generalized MPLS

13-Network Management Tutorial

14-Course Syllabus

15-eHealth Network Monitoring

16-Next Generation Internet

17-MPLS Network Tuning


Operating Systems:

1. Computer System Overview

2. Operating System Overview

3. Process Description and Control

4. Threads, SMP, & Microkernels

5.Concurrency: Mutual Exclusion

6. Concurrency: Deadlock and Starvation

7. Memory Management

8. Virtual Memory

9. Uni-processor Scheduling

10. Multiprocessor & Real-Time Scheduling

11. I/O Management and Disk Scheduling

12. File Management

13. Distributed Processing, and Clusters

14. Distributed Process Management

15. Security


Computer Architecture

1: Computer Systems

2. Number Systems

3.a Data Formats

3.b Data Formats

4. Representing Integer Data

5. Floating Point Numbers

6. The Little Man Computer

7. The CPU and Memory

8. Design, Implementation& Enhancement

9. Input / Output

10. Computer Peripherals

11.Computer Systems, Clusters, Networks

12. Three System Examples

13. Operating Systems: An Overview

14. The User View of Operating Systems

15.a the Internal Operating System

15.b Networks Internal Operating System

16. File Management

17. Programming Tools

18. Three Operating Systems

a-An Introduction to Digital Logic

b-Communication Channel Technology

c-Instruction Addressing Modes