Tayebeh Bahreini  

About me

I am a Ph.D candidate in the Department of Computer Science at Wayne State University under supervision of Dr. Daniel Grosu. I received the B.Sc. degree in computer science from University of Isfahan, Iran, in 2010, and the M.Sc. in computer engineering from Shahed University, Iran, in 2014. My main research interests are distributed systems, approximation algorithms, parallel computing, Electric Vehicles, and game theory. I am a student member of the ACM, IEEE, and INFORMS.


  • I will join IBM T.J. Watson Research Center as a Postdoctoral Research Scientist in Winter 2022.
  • I will join IBM T.J. Watson Research Center as a PhD Summer Intern.
  • Selected to participate in the Rising Stars in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Workshop at the University of California, Berkeley.
  • Selected to participate in the 8th Heidelberg Laureate Forum.
  • Received the 2020 Oustanding Graduate Research Assistant Award from the Department of Computer Science, Wayne State University.
  • Received the 2020 Ralph H. Kummler Distinguished Achievement Award in Graduate Student Research.
  • Received the 2020 Summer Dissertation Award.
  • Selected as one of the "Top 10 Women in Edge" and a Finalist for the Edge Woman of the Year 2019 Award by Edge Computing World.
  • Won the 2019 National Center for Women & IT (NCWIT) Collegiate Award.