Welcome to the home page of Mohammad Dashti, written as "محمد دشتی" in Persian.
Mohammad is graduated in Information Technology Engineering by Spring 2010 from the Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (SUT). He joined IIS lab since 2008. He was selected as a talent student among B.Sc. graduated students of Computer Engineering Department and graduated the M.Sc. program by Spring 2012 in Information Technology Engineering in the Department of Computer Engineering, Sharif University of Technology (SUT).
Currently, he is a 5th-year PhD student in DATA laboratory in the Department of Computer and Communication Sciences, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, advised by Prof. Christoph Koch. He is interested in database systems (in particular, transaction processing) and programming languages (in particular, compilation techniques). In his PhD research, he is pushing the limits of achieving high throughput/low latency for transaction processing while keeping the state strongly consistent, mainly by applying compilation techniques.
Mentored by Phil Bernstein, he also did an internship at Microsoft Research in Redmond on Microsoft Orleans project and is currently an open-source contributor to this project.