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Saleh Soltan

Columbia Engineering
PhD Candidate in Electrical Engineering

Saleh Soltan is a Ph.D. student in the department of Electrical Engineering at Columbia University. He received B.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering and Mathematics (double major) from Sharif University of Technology, Iran in 2011 and the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from Columbia University in 2012. He is the Gold Medalist of the 23rd National Mathematics Olympiad in Iran in 2005 and the recipient of Columbia University Electrical EngineeringArmstrong Memorial Award in 2012.
His research interests include Algorithms, Network Science, Graph Theory and Combinatorics, Graph Mining, Computer Networks, and Power System Analysis. His research focuses on modeling and analyzing cascading failures in power grids, studying their effects on other interdependent networks, and developing algorithms to mitigate their consequences.  He also studies the structural properties of power grid networks and currently working on developing tools to generate synthetic networks with similar characteristics to real grids.