1. Selected to participate Preparing for an Academic Career in the Geosciences, NSF Workshop, Pittsburgh, PA, July 2014.

  2. Selected to participate Acoustical Society of America School 2014, Providence, RI, May 2014.

  3. Selected to participate 2014 Purdue Prospective Faculty Workshop (2014 PPFW), Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN, March 2014.

  4. Best Student Paper Award in Animal Bioacoustics at 166th Acoustical Society of America meeting [Link], Dec. 2013, [Slides].

  5. Selected to participate Future Faculty Workshop (NextProf), University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Sept. 2013.

  6. Rackham International Student Fellowship, University of Michigan, Winter 2011.

  7. Best Student Paper Award in Underwater Acoustics at 158th Acoustical Society of America meeting [Link], Oct. 2009, [Slides].

  8. IEEE (Oceanic Engineering Society) Scholarship, [Link], Fall 2009. .

  9. Graduate Fellowship from ME Department, University of Michigan, 2008.

  10. Ranked 409 in the national university entrance exam 2003 (more than 400,000 participants).

  11. Semi-finalist in the Mathematical Olympiad, Iran, 2001.