Computer Science Ph.D Candidate
I am a Ph.D candidate in the Computer Science Department at University of Waterloo. My work is focused on the data science and statistical learning.
email: a5heidar AT uwaterloo DOT ca
My master thesis title is : "Link prediction in social networks using Machine Learning" under supervision Dr. M. Jalili, This work explored the idea of anticipating edges in social networks using local and geral information using Markov Models.
I have double majors mathematics and computer science. In mathematics, my work was focused on statistics and probability theory , and in computer science, I was interested on AI and game theory and their interactions to each other
3rd best innovative design for inventing truck scale (called: Nova Bascule) which has self configuration that changes the scale based on location gravity.
I got silver medal in 22th Iranian mathematical olympiad
Membership in National Elite Foundation which includes some funds for education costs (SORAYA system)
Our team from Sharif University got second place between 80 teams in ICPC 2009 with grade 11/12, first team was another team from Sharif University with same grade but lower time to send answers. Our answers implemented on C++ / JAVA
As one of the highest univesity average, I got fellowship from National Elites Foundation
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A5heidar AT uwaterloo Dot ca