2305 Davis Centre Library

Cheriton School of Computer Science

University of Waterloo

200 University Ave West

Waterloo, Ontario N2L 3G1


I am an NSERC postdoctoral fellow in the Algorithms and Complexity group of the Cheriton School of Computer Science at the University of Waterloo. My advisors are Anna Lubiw and Therese Biedl. Before joining Waterloo, I was a Fields-Carleton postdoctoral fellow in the Computational Geometry Lab of the School of Computer Science at Carleton University, under the supervision of Anil Maheshwari and Michiel Smid; with whom I also completed my PhD in Fall 2016.

Research Interests

  • Discrete and Computational Geometry
  • Algorithmic Graph Theory
  • Geometric Graphs
  • Algorithm Design and Analysis
  • Discrete Mathematics



PhD in Computer Science from Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada, 2013-2016.
M.Sc. in Software Engineering from Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran, 2005-2007.
B.Sc. in Software Engineering from Bu-Ali Sina University, Hamedan, Iran, 1999-2004.