Decision Making Under Uncertainty in Networks of Strategic Agents

Date(s):

Location:
Jacobs Hall, Room 2512, Jacobs School of Engineering, 9500 Gilman Dr, La Jolla, San Diego, California 92093

Sponsored By:
Stefanie Battaglia

Speaker(s):
Amir Ajorlou
Amir Ajorlou

Speaker Bio:
AMIR AJORLOU is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute for Data, Systems and Society at MIT. He received his BS from Sharif University of Technology in Tehran, Iran, and his PhD in electrical and computer engineering from Concordia University in Montreal, Canada, in 2013. He has been the recipient of several prestigious awards, including two gold medals in the International Mathematical Olympiad (IMO), Concordia University Doctoral Prize in Engineering and Computer Science, Governor General of Canada Academic Gold Medal, and NSERC Postdoctoral Fellowship. His current research lies at the intersection of decision theory, network economics, and information economics, where he applies tools and techniques from optimization, game theory, and applied probability theory to decision making under uncertainty in networks.

Contact:
Stefanie Battaglia
Executive Assistant to the Department Chair
sbattaglia@ucsd.edu | Ph: (858) 534-7013