Biography and CV

Homa Esfahanizadeh is a postdoctoral researcher at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). Currently, she works at the MIT Research Laboratory of Electronics (RLE), and her focus is on distributed algorithms and coding schemes for applications that demand low latency, high reliabilty, and privacy. Homa received her Ph.D. degree in Signals and Systems from the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) in 2019. She received her M.Sc and B.Sc degrees in Electrical Engineering from the University of Tehran in 2015 and 2012, respectively. Her research interests include coding and information theory, signal processing, graph theory, and machine learning. Homa received the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department fellowship from UCLA in 2015 for her outstanding academic achievements. In 2018, she won the Memorable Paper Award at the 2018 Non-Volatile Memories Workshop (NVMW), in the area of devices, coding, and information theory. In 2018, she also won the prestigious 2018-2019 Dissertation Year Fellowship (DYF) at UCLA. 


Link to the CV -- Oct 2021