• ABOUT ME

    Hi, my name is Pantea Habibi and I was born on Sep. 21, 1994. I am from Tehran, Iran. Currently, I'm living in Chicago, United States. I am a third year computer science PhD student at University of Illinois at Chicago. This website is where you can find more about me simply by scrolling this page down.

     

    Please visit following website link if you are interested in seeing my mobile applications portfolio:

    http://panteaportfolio.mystrikingly.com/

  • Research Interests

    Human-Computer Interaction

    Interaction Design

    UI/UX

    VR/AR

  • Education

    University of Illinois at Chicago

    Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Science

    Jan 2017 –

    Amirkabir University of Technology

    Bachelor of Science (B.S.) in Information Technology Engineering

    Sep 2012 – Jul 2016

    • GPA: 17.73 / 20.00
    • ranked 1st out of 27 students.
    • Total Passed Credits: 140
    • Thesis: Desktop as a Service(DaaS) Implementation Using OpenStack
    • Advisor: Dr. Siavash Khorsandi
  • Skills

    Research Methods

    • Qualitative: Usability Testing, Content Analysis, Grounded Theory Method, Sketching
    • Quantitative: Designing controlled experiments, parametric & non-parametric statistics

    Programming Related

    • Java(J2SE), C, C++, C#
    • HTML, CSS, Java(J2EE), JavaScript, php
    • React Native, Node JS
    • R, Python
    • MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server, MongoDB
    • Matlab, Octave
    • Bash Script
    • Lisp

    Softwares

    • Unity
    • Axure RP
    • Atlas ti
    • Adobe Creative Suite (Illustrator, InDesign)

    • RStudio, IntelliJ IDEA, Netbeans, Eclipse, Visual Studio, WebStorm, Dreamweaver
    • Rapidminer
    • Packet Tracer, Wire Shark
    • Proteus, Modelsim, PSpice, HSpice, Orcad
    • MS Project, Enterprise

    Operating Systems

    • MacOS X
    • Windows
    • Linux (Ubuntu, Ubuntu Server, CentOS, Fedora, Suse)

    Typesetting

    •  Latex, Vim, Pages, Microsoft Office, LibreOffice

    Hardware Description Languages (HDLs)

    • VHDL, Verilog
  • RESEARCH EXPERIENCES

    Research Assistant

    Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago
    2017 - present

  • Publications

    Acharya, S., Di Eugenio, B., Boyd, A. D., Cameron, R., Lopez, K. D., Martyn-Nemeth, P., Chat- topadhyay, D., Habibi, P., Dickens, C., Vatani, H., and Ardati, A. (2019). A quantitative analysis of patients’ narratives of heart failure. The 20th Annual Meeting of the Special Interest Group on Discourse and Dialogue, SIGDIAL, Stockholm, Sweden.

    Vatani, H., Acharya, S, Boyd, A. D., Di Eugenio, B, Cameron, R, Martyn-Nemeth, P., Chattopad- hyay, D., Habibi, P., Dickens, C., Ardati, A, & Dunn Lopez, K. (2019). Patients’ Perceptions of Heart Failure Through the Lens of Standardized Nursing Terminologies. American Medical Infor- matics Association, AMIA, Washington, D.C., USA.

    Acharya, S., Di Eugenio, B., Boyd, A. D., Cameron, R., Lopez, K. D., Martyn-Nemeth, P., Chat- topadhyay, D., Habibi, P., Dickens, C., Vatani, H., & Ardati, A. (2019). Promoting Patient Engagement Through Personalized Hospital-Stay Summaries. IEEE International Conference on Biomedical & Health Informatics, BHI , Chicago, IL, USA.

    Habibi, P., Acharya, S., Di Eugenio, B., Cameron, R., Boyd, A. D., Lopez, K. D., Martyn-Nemeth, P., Dickens, C., Ardati, A., & Chattopadhyay, D. (2019). Designing self-care technologies for HF patients: A conceptual model. Workgroup on Interactive Systems in Healthcare, WISH, Glasgow, UK.

    Habibi, P., & Chattopadhyay, D. (2019). A Left-Hand Advantage: Motor Asymmetry in Touchless Input. In Proceedings of the SIGCHI Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, CHI, ACM, Glasgow, UK.

    Habibi, P. (2019). Touchless Performance in Non-Preferred Hands. ACM Richard Tapia Celebra- tion of Diversity in Computing Conference, San Diego, CA, USA. (Poster)

    Habibi, P., & Chattopadhyay, D. (2018). Touchless Performance in Non-Preferred Hands. CRA-W Grad Cohort for Women Conference, San Francisco, CA, USA. (Poster)

  • Resume

    You can download my resume using the link below!

  • Academic Honors

      

    • Ranked 1st in terms of cumulative GPA among students of Information Technology, Class of 2012 beginners, Amirkabir University of Technology, 2016. 
    • Eligible honorary to Direct Admission to graduate school (M.Sc.) of Computer Engineering and IT Department, Amirkabir University of Technology, without taking the national entrance exam for graduate schools as a reward of academic records and achievements, Tehran, Iran, 2015.
    • Eligible to Choose Second Major due to outstanding performance, Computer Engineering and IT Department, Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2014.
    • Ranked 700 in nation-wide university entrance exam for graduate studies with 24,000 participant, 2015.
    • Ranked 900 in nation-wide university entrance exam for undergraduate studies with 260,055 participant, 2012. 
    • 1st Place, At home Robots league, AUTCup2013 , Tehran, Iran, As a member of Sepanta Team, 2013. 
    • 4th Place, 2D Soccer Simulation League, Kharazmi Robotics Festival , Tehran , Iran, As a member of Nike Team, 2010. 
    • 6th Place, 2D Soccer Simulation League, FBI Robotic , Rasht , Iran, As a member of Griffin Team, 2010.
    • Qualified for participation, 3D Soccer Simulation League, RoboCup2014, Brazil, As a member of Scorpius Team, 2014.
    • Qualified for participation, 3D Soccer Simulation League, RoboCup2013, Netherland, As a member of Scorpius Team, 2013. 
    • Qualified for participation, 3D Soccer Simulation League, IranOpen2013,Tehran, Iran, As a member of Scorpius Team, 2013. 
    • Qualified for participation, 3D Soccer Simulation League, PNUOpen2013, Mashhad, Iran, As a member of Scorpius Team, 2013. 
    • Qualified for participation, 2D Soccer Simulation League, AUTCup2010, Tehran, Iran, As a member of Nike Team, 2010. 
  • Travel Awards

      

    • Grace Hopper Celebration for Women in Computing(GHC) 2019, Orlando, FL, USA.
    • ACM Richard Tapia Celebration of Diversity in Computing 2019, San Diego, CA, USA.
    • CRA-W Grad Cohort for Women Workshop, San Francisco 2018, CA, USA.
  • Service

    Conference Reviewer

    • CHI: ACM Conference on Human Factors in Computing Systems, 2019.

    Student Volunteer at Conferences

    • IEEE BHI-BSN Conference, Chicago, IL, USA, May 2019
    • Human Robot Interaction (HRI) Conference, Chicago, IL, USA, March 2018

    Student Volunteer at Amirkabir University of Technology

    • Amirkabir International Collegiate Programming Contest(Jointly with Technische Universit ̈at Mu ̈nchen), Nov. 2015.
    • 7th Amirkabir Linux National Festival, May. 2015.
    • 2nd National Competition to Design Digital Systems, Apr. 2015.
  • Teaching Experiences

    Software Design

    Instructed by Dr. John T. Bell

    Jan 2018 – May 2018

    Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago

    Software Design

    Instructed by Patrick A. Troy

    Aug 2017 – Dec 2017

    Department of Computer Science, University of Illinois at Chicago

    Software Engineering I

    Instructed by Dr. Poorvatan

    Sep 2015 - Jan 2016

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology

    Computer Architecture

    Instructed by Dr. Zarandi

    Jan 2015 – May 2015

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology

    Advanced Programming

    Instructed by Dr. NoorHoseini

    Jan 2015 – May 2015

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology

    Fundamentals of Management

    Instructed by Dr. PishvaYazdi

    Sep 2014 – Jan 2015

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology 

    Advanced Programming

    Instructed by Dr. NoorHoseini

    Jan 2014 – May 2014

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology 

    Principles of Computer and Programming

    Instructed by Dr. Shiry Ghidary

    Sep 2013 – Jan 2014

    Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology

  • Work Experiences

    Head of Finance Board 

    Dec 2015 – Dec 2014

    Student Scientific Chapter, Department of Computer Engineering and Information Technology, Amirkabir University of Technology

    Programmer 

    Sep 2015 – Jun 2015 

    • Bank Saderat Iran
    • Summer Internship

    Scientific and literary editor

    Sep 2014 – Jul 2012 

    Daryaft Publication

  • Selected Course Project

    University of Illinois at Chicago

    User Interface Design and Programming

    1.Implementing a web interface for reproducing a controlled experiment from a published paper(Bubble Cursor); recording data from user studies, and analyzing them.
    2.Designing, implementing and evaluating a user interface called Roomies(a mobile application helping roommates to share different responsibilities, dividing house chores, communicate and settle debts).

    Data Mining

    1.Implementing Msapriori(Multiple Minimum Support Apriori Algorithm for Association Rule Mining), using Python.
    2.Given an aspect term(opinion target) in a sentence, predict the sentiment label for the aspect term in the sentence using a restaurant and laptop training dataset, Using Java and Rapidminer.

    Intro to Machine Learning

    Applying machine learning techniques(K-Nearest Neighbors, Decision Tree, Naive Bayes, Logistic Regression, Neural Network and Support Vector Machine ) to "MAGIC Gamma Telescope" and" Apple Computers Twitter Sentiment" Data Set using RapidMiner and Matlab.

  • Selected Course Project

    Amirkabir University of Technology

    Internet Engineering

    Design and Implementation of a website for a social network similar to Google+.

    Principle of Database Design

    Design and Implementation of a database for a social network similar to Twitter using MySQL.

    Computer Networks Laboratory

    Simulation and implementation of Spanning Tree Protocol for avoiding loops in LAN networks using packet tracer.  

    Operating System Laboratory

    Implementation of a telephone and address book using BashScript.

    Information Technology Strategic Planning

    Evaluation and Analysis of Transportation Organization of Municipality of Tehran. 

    Software Engineering 1

    Design and Implementation of an Addiction treatment system using both structural and object oriented approaches.

    Computer Networks 1

    Implementation of an HTTP proxy server using Java.

    Operating System Design

    creating an encrypted loopback filesystem.

    Computer Architecture Laboratory

    Simulation and FPGA implementation of a basic computer using VHDL and Xilinx ISE.

    Electronics Circuits

    Simulation and circuit analysis for a number of transistorized circuits using PSpice. 

    Management and Control of Information Technology Projects

    Evaluation and Analysis of a charitable foundation. 

    Computer Architecture

    Design and Implementation of a 16-bit ALU using Proteus.

    Fundamental of Management

    Evaluation and Analysis of Bank Saderat Iran. 

    Logic Circuits

    Design and implementation of Simon game's logic circuit using Proteus.

    Data Structures and Algorithms

    Implementation of 8 puzzle solver using MFC with using bst and decision tree to achieve the closest answer.

    Advanced Computer Programming

    • Implementation of a graphical game with multiplayer support name JUMONG (Java Ultimate Maze Obstacle Neutralizer Game)
    •  Riverrider Game 
    •  Bubble Screensaver

    Principle of Computer Programming

    Implementation of a notebook with features of adding new notes, browsing existing notes and searching them using C.

  • Languages 

    Persian

    Native

    English

    Fluent

    Turkish

    Familiar

    Arabic

    Familiar

  • Hobbies

    Swimming

    Digital Photography

    Playing Chromonica

    Reading Books

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