Mehryar received his Bachelor of Applied Sciences and Engineering
(Magna Cum Laude) in Electrical Engineering from the University of
Toronto, Toronto, Canada in 2012.
He worked as Research Assistant in PSI and Communication Algorithms
Laboratory at the University of Toronto, on topics ranging from error
correcting codes and cooperative MIMO networks to inference algorithms
for gnome biology. In 2010, he held an internship at MDA Space Missions
in Brampton, ON, Canada. Since August 2012, he has been a member of the
Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems (LIDS) at MIT. His
research interests lie in the intersection of communication and
information theory, statistical inference, and algorithmic deign.