• Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University, May 2011.
  • Dissertation Title: A Markov Chain Framework for Approximation of Cycle Time in Semiconductor Manufacturing Toolsets.
  • Master of Science, Industrial and Systems Engineering – Operations Research (co-major), North Carolina State University, August 2005.
  • Bachelor of Science, Industrial Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (Tehran, Iran), December 2001.