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Mohamad Kazem Shirani Faradonbeh

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Assistant Professor in Data Science


Assistant Professor in Data Science, Department of Statistics, University of Georgia, 2020 – .

Fellow, Theory of Reinforcement Learning Program, Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing, University of California-Berkeley, 2020.

Post-Doctoral Research Associate, Informatics Institute and Department of Statistics, University of Florida, 2017 – 2020.


Ph.D. in Statistics, University of Michigan,

– Thesis: “Non-Asymptotic Adaptive Control of Linear-Quadratic Systems”, 2017.


Research Interests:
  • Reinforcement Learning
  • Statistical Learning Theory
  • Inverse Reinforcement Learning
  • Stochastic Differential Equations
  • Distributed Learning
  • Time Series Analysis
  • High-Dimensional Statistics
  • Multi-Agent Decision-Making
  • Stochastic Control
  • System Identification
  • Adaptive Control
  • Minimal Control
  • Network Systems
  • Random Graphs
  • Healthcare Management
  • Combinatorial Optimization
  • Intelligent Tutoring Systems
  • Education Technologies
  • Learning Analytics
  • Computerized Education
  • Sports Analytics

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