Honors and awards
Provost doctoral entrance award, University of Alberta, (2009)
Queen Elizabeth II graduate scholarship, University of Alberta, (2008, 2009)
Robert Stollery / USF&G Award, Insurance Company of Canada, (2008)
First rank in Computer Engineering Bachelor’s Program (2006)
Ranked 285 at the governmental university entrance exam (2002)
Bronze medal in the 14th Iranian National Physics Olympiad (2001)