Employment
Faculty (lecturer), Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo (Jan 2023present)
Affiliate Member, Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo (September 2021present)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto (20212022)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Institute for Quantum Computing, University of Waterloo (20202021)
Postdoctoral Fellow, Cheriton School of Computer Science, University of Waterloo (20172020)
Education
Ph.D. Mathematics , Western University, 2017
Visiting Ph.D. Student, University of Waterloo, 20152017
Dissertation: “Algebraic Tori: A Computational Approach”
M.Sc. Mathematics, Institute for Advanced Studies in Basic Sciences (IASBS),
Zanjan, Iran, 2012
Research
PostQuantum Cryptography
Quantum Computing Computer Algebra
Publication
M. Giesbrecht, A. Jamshidpey, E. Schost, SubquadraticTime Algorithms for Normal Bases, 2020 (Computational Complexity).
M. Giesbrecht, A. Jamshidpey, E. Schost, QuadraticTime
Algorithms for Normal Elements, 2019 (International Symposium on
Symbolic and Algebraic Computation (ISSAC'19)).
A. Jamshidpey, N. Lemire, E. Schost, Algebraic Construction of
Quasisplit Algebraic Tori, 2019 (Journal of Algebra and Its
Applications).
Algebraic Tori: A Computational Approach, 2017, Ph.D. Thesis, Western University.
Teaching
Algorithms (CS341), Winter 2023, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Data Structures and Data Management (Enriched) (CS240e), Winter 2023, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Data Structures and Data Management (CS240), Summer 2022, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Calculus 2 (MAT136), Winter 2022, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
Logic and Computation (CS245), Fall 2021, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Linear Algebra (MAT223), Fall 2021, Department of Mathematics, University of Toronto
Data Types and Structures (CS234), Summer 2020, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Data Structures and Data Management (CS240), Summer 2020, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Algorithms (CS341), Summer 2019, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Data Structures and Data Management (CS240), Summer 2018, Department of Computer Science, University of Waterloo
Calculus (Calc1000), Fall 2016, Department of Mathematics, Western University
Events
Workshop on Quantum Algorithms in Number Theory April 19  21, 2022, The Fields Institute, Toronto
(jointly organized with Mark Giesbrecht, Sean Hallgren, Tanja Lange, Michele Mosca, Kumar Murty).
Special session "Symbolic and Exact Linear Algebra over Rings and Fields", in ACA 2021,
2327 July 2021, Athens, Greece (jointly organized with Mark Giesbrecht and Éric Schost),
Minisymposium "Computational Aspects of Finite Groups and Their Representations", in SIAM AG19, 913 July 2019, Bern, Switzerland (jointly organized with Mark Giesbrecht and Éric Schost).
