Amir Ali Ahmadi*

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I am an Assistant Professor at the Dept. of Operations Research and Financial Engineering of Princeton University. I am also an affiliated faculty member at the departments of Computer Science and Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, and a proud Academic-Athletic Fellow of Princeton's Men's Tennis Team.

Before Princeton, I was a 
 Goldstine Fellow at the Dept. of Business Analytics and Mathematical Sciences at IBM Watson Research Center. I was a member of the Mathematical Programming group, managed by Oktay Günlük.

I received my Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from MIT in August 2011. Throughout my graduate studies, I was affiliated with the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems. My advisor was Prof. Pablo Parrilo.

In 2011-2012, I was a postdoctoral associate at MIT working jointly at the Laboratory for Information and Decision Systems with Prof. Pablo Parrilo and at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Laboratory and the Robot Locomotion Group with Prof. Russ Tedrake.

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