Hamid Usefi

Associate Professor of Mathematics
cross-appointment to the Department of Computer Science

PhD University of Western Ontario

Office: HH-3053
Phone: (709) 864-8798
Fax: (709) 864-3010

usefi@mun.ca

Personal Website


Dr Usefi got his PhD in 2006 from the University of Western Ontario. He was a postdoctoral fellow at the University of British Columbia for about four years.During his time at UBC he held an NSERC postdoctoral fellowship. He was awarded a MITACS NCE fellowship at the University of Toronto for a year before joining Memorial in 2011.

Dr Usefi is an associate professor in the Department of Mathematics and Statistics with a cross-appointment to the Department of Computer Science. Dr Usefi's research spans Algebra, Machine Learning, and Cryptography. His research involves developing novel machine learning algorithms and explore applications in bioinformatics, genetics, finance, and industry.