CV

For the full list of academic publications, see my CV and publication list or check out my ADS, inSPIREhep, Google Scholar profile.

Education

  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, 2004 - 2009
  • B.S. in Physics, Sharif University of Technology, 2004 - 2009
  • M.S. in Physics, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 2012 - 2014
  • Ph.D in Physics, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 2018 (expected)
  • Ph.D in Scientific Computing, University of Michigan - Ann Arbor, 2018 (expected)

Teaching experience & Employment History

  • Guest Lecturer:
    • Exploratory Data Analysis for Health (LHS 610) at University of Michigan, Fall 2017
    • Big Data Summer Institute (BDSI) at University of Michigan, Summer 2017
    • Comprehensive Studies Program (CSB) 100 at University of Michigan, Summer 2017
  • Research Assistance at University of Michigan, September 2012 - Present

  • Grader:
    • University of Michigan, PHYSICS 525, Advance Cosmology, September 2016 - December 2016
  • Graduate Student Instructor (GSI):
    • University of Michigan, Physics 505, Advance Electricity and Magnetism, GSI
    • University of Michigan, Physics 241, Elementary Laboratory II, Laboratory Instructor
    • University of Michigan, Physics 136, Life Sciences Lab I, Laboratory Instructor
    • University of Michigan, Physics 236, Life Sciences Lab II, Laboratory Instructor

Services and Leadership

  • Executive Member of Michigan Data Science Team (MDST), 2016-present
    • Recruited and mentored over 100 active members
      • Promote data science interest and education on campus
      • Teaching practical data science skills to students at University of Michigan
      • Lead high-impact public-service projects
    • Leads a group of advanced team members on public data science challenge
    • Responsible for the production of well-validated and reproducible science, technology, and consulting products of legacy quality.
  • Member of Dark Energy Survey (DES) outreach working group, 2017-present

  • Cluster Seminar Organizer, University of Michigan, 2015-2017

  • ELI/SLC Co-mentor, University of Michigan, Winter 2015 & Winter 2016

  • Member of Local Organization Committee for DES (Dark Energy Survey) Collaboration Meeting, University of Michigan, 2015

  • AI Grant reviewer

  • Referee for Astroparticle Physics Journal

Science Project Memberships