Research Experiences

  • Databases and Information Systems / Information Retrieval : Project: Using database query optimization techniques to improve the performance of text matching queries. Work with Prof. Chen Li, March 2013-present

  • Databases and Information Systems / Information Retrieval : Project: iPubMed, instant, error tolerant search on MEDLINE: Enabling TopK framework to perform phrase search. Work with Prof. Chen Li, Inci Cetindil, September 2012-March 2013

  • Databases and Information Systems / Information Retrieval : Project: iPubMed, instant, error tolerant search on MEDLINE : Instant Search Query Log Analysis. Work with Prof. Chen Li, Inci Cetindil, September 2011­ September 2012

  • Data Mining / Clustering : Designing and implementing an algorithm to approximate the necessary parameters for DBSCAN 2; published in the second addressed paper. Work with S. Hassas Yeganeh, July 2008­-June 2009.

  • Data Mining / Clustering : Implementing several clustering algorithms and adding them to Weka 1 in order to be able to compare them with the algorithm introduced in the first addressed paper. Work with S. Hassas Yeganeh, April 2007­-July 2008.

  • Artificial Intelligence / Planning : An investigation on State­Space and Plan­Space planning algorithms. August­September 2010.

  • Image Processing / Face Detection : Designing and implementing an algorithm to reduce the dimension of image space in order to ease its characterization. Work with H. Mohseni, July 2009­-January 2010.