Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Professor, Sharif University of Technology, 2018.
  • West Asia Champion, ACM-ICPC World Finals, 2018.
  • Young Assistant Professor Award, National Elites Foundation, 2013.
  • NSERC Industrial Fellowship for postdoctoral research, 2009.
  • Cheriton Scholarship in Computer Science, University of Waterloo, 2007-2008.
  • International Graduate Student Award, University of Waterloo, 2003-2004.
  • Champion, US Open RoboCup (soccer simulation league), 2004, 2005.
  • 3rd place, Student Book Award for translating the book Graph Theory with Applications, 2000.
  • 12th place, Iranian Nationwide Entrance Exam for BSc Studies (Concours), 1994.
  • 1st place, Programming Contest of the 3rd National Olympiad in Informatics, 1993.

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