Shayan Oveis Gharan
Shayan Oveis Gharan is an assistant professor in the Computer Science and Engineering Department at the University of Washington. He received his PhD from Stanford University in 2013. His research interests include algorithm design and applied probability. In particular, he is interested in applications of Markov Chains in spectral graph theory and approximation algorithms. He has received several awards for his work on the Traveling Salesman Problem.