In a few words

Arash FARNOOSH is Professor and director of Master's program at IFP School (IFPEN).

He holds Graduate Engineer's Degrees (French Grandes Ecoles) from National Institute of Applied Sciences (INSA) and French Institute of Petroleum (ENSPM). He also has a Master of Research in Energy Engineering from the University of Toulouse. Arash got his PhD in Economics from the University of Montpellier and his Habilitation to Direct Research (HDR) from the University of Paris-Nanterre. 

Currently, in parallel to his research activities within his "Electricity and Digital Transition" Chair, he coordinates and teaches courses on energy economics, natural gas and electricity management and techno-economics of renewable energies at IFP School. Moreover, he supervises an Executive Master in Energy Management in partnership with BI Norwegian Business School and managed an international Master’s program in Petroleum Economics & Management for ten years. Arash is also affiliate professor at Paris Institute of Political Studies (Sciences Po) and Ecole des Ponts ParisTech. In 2012 & 2020, he was elected as the "Best Faculty" of the Executive Master of Management.

Before joining IFP Energies nouvelles in 2010 as an economist and faculty member at IFP School, Arash worked in various entities such as TotalEnergies, Airbus France and BNP Paribas Investment Banking group as a techno-economic engineer and analyst. Amateur of world history, he is fluent in French, English and Persian.

Research subjects
Energy economics and management
Electricity economics and markets
Energy systems optimization

-Farnoosh Arash, 2022, “Economics of Power Generation” chapter in “Handbook of International Energy Economics”, Palgrave Macmillan (Springer Nature Group).

-D. Zhang, A. Farnoosh and F. Lantz, 2022. Does something change in the oil market with the COVID-19 crisis? International Economics, Elsevier.

-H. Mohammed and A. Farnoosh, 2022. Optimal investment scenarios for the power generation mix development of Iraq, Journal of Energy and Development, ICEED.

-Wang J., Farnoosh A., et al., 2021. A game-theory analysis of electric vehicle adoption in Beijing under license plate control policy, ENERGY, Elsevier.

-Y. QI, A. Farnoosh, et al., 2021. Coupling Coordination Analysis of China's Provincial Water-Energy-Food Nexus, Journal of Environmental Science and Pollution Research, Springer.

-D. Zhang, A. Farnoosh and Z. Ma, 2021. Does the launch of Shanghai crude oil futures stabilize the spot market? A financial cycle perspective, International Economic Journal, Taylor & Francis.

-A. Farnoosh, Z. Zou and T. McNamara, 2021. Risk analysis in green supply chain management for strategic decision-making within the framework of environmental and anti-consumption behavior, Journal of Strategic Change, Briefings in Entrepreneurial Finance, Wiley.

-Farnoosh A. and Almusawi H.M.E., 2021. Economic analysis of the electricity mix in Iraq using portfolio optimization approach, International Energy Journal, AIT.  

-Farnoosh A., Yao X., et al., 2021. Quantifying virtual water scarcity risk transfers of energy system in China, Journal of Environmental Economics and Policy Studies, Springer.

-Farnoosh A., Di Peng, et al., 2021. Study on the impacts of Shanghai Crude Oil Futures on global oil market and oil industry based on Error Correction Model and Directed Acyclic Graph, ENERGY, Elsevier.

-Huiying Y., Zhang Q., Farnoosh A., Xunzhang P., 2020. Analyzing market-based carbon leakage problem in Chinese Certified Emission Reduction projects, Journal of Mitigation and Adaptation Strategies for Global Change, Springer.

-A. Farnoosh and Y. Zhang, 2019. Analyzing the Dynamic Impact of Electricity Futures on Revenue and Risk of Renewable Energy in China, Energy Policy, Elsevier.

-Han S., Farnoosh A., Lin C., Zhang B., 2019. Projections and Recommendations for Energy Structure and Industrial Structure Development in China through 2030: A System Dynamics Model, Sustainability, MDPI.

-Farnoosh A. and Yue Zhang, 2018. GIS-Based Multi-Objective Particle Swarm Optimization of Charging Station for Electric Vehicles – Taking a District in Beijing as an Example, ENERGY, Elsevier.

-Han S, Farnoosh A, Zhang B, Tang X, Wang R, 2017. Effects of Energy Industry Restructuring on the Employment Structure in China. Journal of Economics World, DPC.

-Farnoosh A. and Lantz F., 2015, Decarbonisation of electricity generation in an oil & gas producing country: "A sensitivity analysis over the power sector in Egypt", Journal of Fundamentals of Renewable Energy and Applications, Longdom.

-Farnoosh A., Percebois J. and Lantz F., 2014, Electricity generation analyzes in an oil-exporting country: Transition to non-fossil fuel-based power units in Saudi Arabia, ENERGY, Elsevier.