Research Expertise: optimization, machine learning, network science
Michael Zargham is a data scientist and research engineer committed to the development and advancement of mathematical machinery that can be harnessed to improve data driven decision making. This work comprises the fields of optimization theory, control theory, machine learning, statistics and network science. In teaching, his focus is on helping students learn to bridge the gap between mathematical abstractions which allow us to build tools and the real world applications which make those tools relevant.
PhD Electrical and Systems Engineering 2014 - University of Pennsylvania
MS Electrical and Systems Engineering 2010 - University of Pennsylvania
BE Engineering Science (Control Theory) 2008 - Dartmouth College
BA Engineering Science (Social Systems) 2007 - Dartmouth College