Awards

Second Place Poster Award 

Construction Research Congress (CRC 2014), Atlanta, GA
The second-place award granted to the poster entitled “Segmentation and Recognition of Roadway Assets from Car-Mounted Video Streams using Scalable Non-Parametric Image Parsing”
Construction Management Association of America’s (CMAA) Scholarship
Construction Management Association of America’s National Capital Chapter, Washington D.C.
A merit based scholarship awarded to the most deserving student in Construction Management
 
Graduate College Travel Fund Award 
University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL
An annual merit based funding awarded to the top 5 papers accepted in a prestigious conference from each department. Awarded based on a conference presentation at the 7th International Symposium on Visualization in Transportation, Irvin, CA.

Iranian-American Scholarship Foundation (ISF) Graduate Scholarship
The Houtan Scholarship Foundation, Egg Harbor Township, NJ
A merit based scholarship awarded to the most deserving Iranian student pursuing advanced degree in STEM

Graduate Research Development Program Fund Award
Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
Graduate Student Assembly

Winner of 3rd Place Poster Award
Interdisciplinary Research Symposium, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA
The third-place award granted to the presentation entitled “Segmentation and Recognition of Highway Assets Using Image-based 3D Point Clouds and Semantic Texton Forests”
Ranked 1st, Dean’s List of Honors
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Ranked 1st among all master students in Construction Engineering and Management

Ranked 3rd, Dean’s List of Honors
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Ranked 3rd among all master students in Civil Engineering

Pars Special Economic Energy Zone (PSEEZ) Scholarship
University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
A merit based scholarship awarded to the most deserving student in Civil Engineering