I am a second year Ph.D. student at School of Computer Science, Georgia Tech. I am fortunate to work with Prof. Santosh VempalaPrior to this, I was a research associate at Cheriton School of Computer Science at University of Waterloo where I worked with Prof. Shai Ben-David (2014-2015). I received my M.Sc. in Computer Science at University of British Columbia under supervision of Prof. Nick Harvey (2012-2014) and my B.Sc. in Mathematics at Sharif University of Technology (2007-2012). 

My primary research interests are in machine learning, algorithms and human computation. 

Email : ssamadi6 (at) gatech (dot) edu