About Me

Education

May 2015 - Present

Carnegie Mellon University

USA

PhD in Civil & Environmental Engineering

Aug 2014 - May 2015

Carnegie Mellon University

USA

M.Sc. in Civil & Environmental Engineering

Feb 2012 - Sep 2013

University of Technology

Malaysia

M.Eng. in Structural Engineering

Aug 2008 - May 2011

University of Tehran

Iran

M.Sc. in Project & Construction Management

Aug 2003 - May 2008

University of Tehran

Iran

B.Sc. in Civil Engineering

Awards & Honours

2019

Best Student Paper Award

Dynamics Comittee, Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI 2019) Conference

2019

Outstanding Teaching Assistant Award

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, CMU

2019

Best Poster Award

The 18th ACM/IEEE International Conference on Information Processing in Sensor Networks (IPSN 2019)

2018

Best Student Paper Award

Dynamics Comittee, Engineering Mechanics Institute (EMI 2018) Conference

2017

John and Claire Bertucci Fellowship

Carnegie Mellon University

2016

Best Poster Award

The ACM Conference on Embedded Networked Sensor Systems (Sensys 2016)

2016

Fenves Travel Grant

for Attending Sensys Conference in Stanford, CA Carnegie Mellon University

2016

Fenves Travel Grant

for Attending EMI Conference in Nashville, TN Carnegie Mellon University

2015

Dean's List

Carnegie Mellon University

2015

Best Poster Award

Cyber Physical Systems (CPS) Week 2015~(among five top conferences)

2013

Best Student Award

University of Technology, Malaysia

Working Experience

Intern May 2017 – Aug 2017

Homma Inc

Palo Alto, California, USA

Course description: Homma Inc. is an AI based software and service company for connected homes. My role in the company was to use my experience in user localization and recognition to provide them with better tools for smart homes.