I work with Prof. José Bento as a post-doctoral researcher at the Computer Science department at Boston College. I received my Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE) department at Tufts University under the supervision of Prof. Usman A. Khan, in 2017. I received my M.Sc. degree (with Distinction) in Automated Systems and Control, from University of Sheffield in 2011 and my B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from University of Tehran in 2007. My research interests include machine learning, distributed algorithms, control systems, multi-agent networks and robotics.
S. Safavi, U. A. Khan, S. Kar, and J. M. F. Moura, “Distributed Localization in: A linear theory,” Proceedings of the IEEE, Dec. 2017.
Mobile Network Localization, U.S. Serial Number: 62/417,751. Filed Nov. 2017.
Honors and Awards
Best Student Paper in the Network track and the third-place prize for Best Student Paper, 50th IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems, and Computer, 2016.
Best Student Paper Finalist award, IEEE Asilomar Conference on Signals, Systems and
Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control (TAC)
Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Control of Network Systems (TCNS)
Reviewer for IEEE Transactions on Signal and Information Processing over Networks (TSIPN)
Reviewer for IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing (JSTSP)
Reviewer for IEEE Signal Processing Letters (SPL)
Reviewer for IEEE Digital Signal Processing Conference
Reviewer for American Control Conference
IEEE Conference on Control Technology and Applications (CCTA 2017)