My name is Ali Vakilian. I am a PhD student in theory group, CSAIL, at MIT and I am fortunate to have Piotr Indyk and Erik Demaine as my advisors.
I got my master's degree in Computer Science from UIUC in 2013. During my master's studies at UIUC, I worked on combinatorial optimization and approximation algorithm design with Chandra Chekuri.
I received my bachelor's degree in Computer Engineering from Sharif University of Technology in 2011.
CV [Last update: October 2017]