Elham Havvaei

Postdoctoral Researcher

University of California Irvine
Donald Bren School of Information and Computer Sciences
E-mail: ehavvaei (at) uci.edu

I am currently a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Department of Computer Science at University of California, Irvine, advised by Professor David Eppstein. I have received my Master in Computer Science from University of Central Florida in 2016, under supervision of Professor Narsingh Deo.

Research Interests

My research interest includes the broad area of Theoretical Computer Science and more specifically Graph Algorithms and Data Structures.


Parameterized Complexity of Finding Subgraphs with Hereditary Properties on Hereditary Graph Classes
David Eppstein, Siddharth Gupta and Elham Havvaei
To appear at 23rd International Symposium on Fundamentals of Computation Theory (FCT 2021). Preprint on arXiv.

Simplifying Activity-on-Edge Graphs
David Eppstein, Daniel Frishberg and Elham Havvaei
SWAT 2020. Preprint on arXiv.

Parameterized leaf power recognition via embedding into graph products (blog, Presentation)
David Eppstein and Elham Havvaei
IPEC 2018. Preprint on arXiv.

A Game-Theoretic Approach for Detection of Overlapping Communities in Dynamic Complex Networks
Elham Havvaei and Narsingh Deo
IARAS 2016.

Here is a link to my ResearchGate profile.