Hamidreza Chitsaz, PhD

Assistant Professor
Director of Algorithmic Biology and Robotics Laboratory
Department of Computer Science
Colorado State University
342 Computer Science Building
Fort Collins, CO 80523
Tel: (970) 491-7016
Email: chitsaz@chitsazlab.org
"You Promised Me Mars Colonies. Instead, I Got Facebook."
-- Moon-walker Buzz Aldrin

B.S. Double Major with Honors in Computer Engineering and Mathematics, Sharif University of Technology, 2001
M.S. in Mathematics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2006
Ph.D. in Computer Science, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, 2008

Research Interests
Genome and transcriptome assembly
RNA folding and RNA-RNA interaction
Optimal control and geodesics for mobile robots
Motion planning for nonholonomic robots
Google Scholar Citations

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