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I am a PhD student in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Illinois at Chicago, working with my advisor Professor Chris Kanich. I received my BS in Computer Science from Sharif University of Technology, Iran.

Research Interest

My research areas generally lie in security and privacy. My current research projects mainly focus on Machine Learning applications in security and privacy.

Academic Experiences

Work Experience


[1] Sara Amini and Chris Kanich, "Characterizing the Impact of Malware Infections and Remediation Attempts Through Support Forum Analysis," in Proceedings of the IEEE Symposium on Electronic Crime Research (eCrime), 2017.

Honors and Awards