Navid Azizan Ruhi


Ph.D. Candidate
Computing + Mathematical Sciences Department
California Institute of Technology

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Navid Azizan-Ruhi is a Ph.D. Candidate in Computing and Mathematical Sciences at the California Institute of Technology (Caltech), where he is jointly advised by Adam Wierman and Babak Hassibi. He received the B.Sc. degree form Sharif University of Technology, and the M.Sc. degree from the University of Southern California. His research interests can be broadly described as learning, optimization, and control, in networked systems.

He was the first-place winner and a gold medalist at the 21st National Physics Olympiad in Iran. His work has been recognized with several awards, including the 2016 ACM GREENMETRICS Best Student Paper Award, the inaugural IST/Amazon Fellowship in Artificial Intelligence, the Computing and Mathematical Sciences Fellowship, the Annenberg Graduate Fellowship, and the INEF Tier 1 Fellowship.

Selected Publications