Afsaneh Shirazi 

Afsaneh Shirazi


Department of Computer Science U of I at Urbana-Champaign         Siebel Center,                         201 N. Goodwin #3307A                Urbana, IL 61801







My Favorite Quote:

"Opportunities are never lost, someone will take the ones you miss."



About Me:

I am a PhD student at the Department of Computer Science of University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign since Fall 2002.

I am currently working with professor Eyal Amir as a research assistant. I am interested in Probabilistic Reasoning and Machine Learning.



Summer Experience:

Summer 2008, I worked for IBM Research as a summer intern. I was working in Math department. I worked on causal Bayesian modeling of service delivery.

Summer 2006, I worked for Yahoo! as a summer intern. I was working in search group and I managed to finish two different projects: query disambiguation and unit strength.