My name is Saeed Seddighin. I am a graduate student of the Computer Science Dept, at the University of Maryland, College Park. My advisor is MohammadTaghi Hajiaghayi. You can find my resume here.

My main research interests are approximation algorithms and algorithmic game theory.

Professional experience

I used to be very good at competitive programming. I won a Silver medal at IOI 2007, was a team member for IOI 2008 (didn't participate in the IOI due to visa issues), got full mark at CEOI 2008 day 1 (didn't participate in the second contest due to technical issues) and was an ACM-ICPC worldfinalist two times. Also, I was a Topcoder red and I won a CF round.