Postdoctoral Associate, David H. Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 2011 – 2013
Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, 2011
M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, McGill University, Montreal, Canada, 2006
B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran 2003
Provost Early Career Award for Research Excellence, May 2018
Senior member of IEEE, Feb. 2018
NSF CAREER Award, Feb. 2016
Technical Program Committee Member of IEEE MTT-10: Biological Effects and Medical Applications of RF and Microwaves, 2015 – Present
Assistant Professor, Stevens Institute of Technology, 2013 – Present
05/2019 Congratulations to Amir for receiving the Edward Peskin Award as well as the Paul Kaplan Award for his distinguished doctoral work at Stevens.
04/2019 We receive an NSF grant to develop an advanced wearable cardiovascular monitoring platform.
03/2019 Dr. Tavassolian is promoted to the rank of Associate Professor with tenure effective September 2019.
02/2019 We received a Bridging Grant from the School of Science and Engineering.
The title of the paper is “High-Contrast, Low-Cost, 3D Visualization of Skin Cancer Using Ultra-High-Resolution Millimeter-Wave Imaging.”
01/2019 Congratulations to Mehrdad for having a paper accepted to IEEE Transactions on Antennas and Propagation.
The title of the paper is “A Concurrent Dual-Beam Phased-Array Doppler Radar Using MIMO Beamforming Techniques for Short-Range Vital-Signs Monitoring.”