Maryam Mehri Dehnavi

Lab Director


Kazem Cheshmi

PhD Candidate

MSc – Tehran University 

Awards: Wolfond fellowship, Adobe fellowship 2018, the grand final award of the 2017 ACM SRC competitions, HPCS18 best poster, CGO travel award.  

Research: Compilers and numerical methods  

Saeed Soori

PhD Student

BSc-MSc – Tehran University

Awards: Rutgers fellowship, PLDI travel award, 1st place Tehran University in Control Engineering  

Research: Machine learning and cloud

Bangtian Liu

PhD Student

MSc– Tsinghua University

Awards: ICPP and Cluster travel awards.   

Research: Tensor and matrix approximations

Zachary Centinic

MSc Student

BSc – McMaster University

Awards: Dean’s Honors List, NSERC USRA

Research: Tensor and matrix approximations

Jianda  (Kinder) Chen

Master of Applied Computing

BSc – University of Toronto

Research: Deep learning

Yongzhen (George) Huang

Undergraduate Researcher

BSc – University of Toronto


Research: Compilers and machine learning


Zachary Blanco
– Now at the MIT Lincoln Lab

Aadtiya Shukla
– Now data scientist at IBM Research

Yuanxi Li
– Now at Amazon

George Sakkas
– Now at UCSD