Dr. Hassan Zargarzadeh
Associate Professor

Hassan Zargarzadeh, Ph.D.
Research assistantship positions are available in the fields of Robotics, Artificial Intelligence, Reinforcement Learning, Deep Learning, Machine Learning, etc.

Doctorate Students

Open PositionA funded Doctorate of Engineering position is available. The Area of interest is vision-based navigation of autonomous underwater robots. Interested applicants must have track records in relevant areas. Having published journal and/or conference papers is a plus.


M. Mahdi Naddaf S.

Research Topic: Vision-based Navigation with Applications to Underwater Robots

Graduation Date: Spring 2020


Majid Taheri A.

Research Topic: Nonlinear Control and Navigation of a Spherical Robot

Graduation Date: Summer 2019


Hamed Pourgharibshahi

Research Topic: Modeling and Control of Modular Multilevel DC-DC Converters in Smart Grids

Expected Graduation Date: August 2019

Saeed Moazami

Saeed Moazami

Research Topic: Modeling, Control, and Manufacturing of a Novel Spherical Robot

Expected Graduation Date: August 2020

Mehdid Dadvar

Mehdi Dadvar

Research Topic: Hunter and Gatherer: A Game Theoretic Task Allocation for Multi-agent Systems

Expected Graduation Date: 2020


Shahriar Ahmad

Thesis: Fuel Optimization of Diesel Engines

Graduation Date: Aug 2021

Mohammad Islam

Thesis: TBD

Graduation Date: Aug 2020


Masters Students


Ammar Al Jodah

Thesis: Experimental Verification and Comparison of Different Stabilizing Controllers for a    

Rotary Inverted Pendulum

Graduation Date: December 2013

Current Job: Assistant Lecturer at University of Technology Baghdad


Chathura Seneviratne

Graduation Date: May 2015

Current Employer: C&D Robotics Automation, Texas.


Nishant Gadhvi

Thesis: TBD

Expected Graduation Date: December 2018


Shahriar Ahmad

Thesis: Vision-based Autonomous Object Tracking for Hexapod Using an Actuated Camera

Graduation Date: Aug 2018

Alimul Ahsan

Thesis: Multi-objective Optimization of a Grid-connected Hybrid Power System: A Case Study on SETX

Graduation Date: May 2018