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Me!!Michigan Lake Coast at Northwestern UniversityMy favorite spot at Locy ...! ;)


I studied solid state Physics at the University of Tehran, and then I enrolled in the Seismology program at the Institute of Geophysics, University of Tehran. I am pursuing toward the doctoral degree
under supervision of Emile A. Okal at Department of Earth and Planetary Sciences, Northwestern University (Evanston, IL -- US).

Programming Abilities:
FORTRAN, UNIX shell scripting, LATEX (familiar with C, python and MATLAB)

Variety of seismic, acoustic, hydrodynamic, dataset and plotting software
Various versions of Office
Various multimedia and graphic softwares.

Fluent in English, Farsi
Fair in Arabic
Familiar with Aramaic, Sumerian, Avestan and Latin

I spend my spare time:
Studying ancient (preferably dead!) languages.
Watching movies (here is a list of some of the movies I have watched and what I think about them)
Playing around with data visualization techniques.

Movie: L'avventura (1960)
TV Series: Rome (2005-2007), House of Cards (1990),
Yes, Minister (1980)
Rock Music: Leonard Cohen, The Doors
Soundtrack: The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Literature: Epic of Gilgamesh (~5000 B.C.), The Greek Passion [Christ Re-Crucified] (1948)
Line of Poetry: زمانه قصة تکرار خواب و بیداریست

Type of Wave: T

Currently, I regularly listen to:
Avaz e Sokoot (Tune of Reticence), Ashkan Kamangari & Amirhossein Sam, Avaz e Sokoot, 2015 (Listen)

Currently, I am reading:
Naser al-Din Shah Qajar's Personal Journal from His First Tour through the Mazandaran Province (1866), Payam-e Baharestan, 2010.
Herodotus, The History of Herodotus, vol 1 & 2, translated by: G. C. Macaulay,
Macmillan, 1914.

Check this out:
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Currently, I am playing: