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Name: Alireza Vazifedoost
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Degree: PHD
Category: Alumni




Ph.D. Candidate in Computer Software Engineering University of Tehran, Iran


M.Sc. in Computer Software Engineering, University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran


B.Sc. in Computer Software Engineering, Iran University of Science and Technology, Tehran, Iran


Research Interests:

My research interests are included but not limited to:

  • Bioinformatics & Social Networks
    • Application of Data Mining and Information Fusion Techniques
  • Knowledge Extraction and Representation

o   Data Mining and Machine Learning

  • Data Fusion
  • Text Mining
  • Ontology
  • Data Warehousing
  • Information Retrieval


Research Activities:

  • Research Internship at Institute for Infocomm Research in Singapore under A*star Research Attachment Program. (Dec. 2012-Now) 
  • Research internship at Computational Biology Lab in National University of Singapore. (Jun. 2012-Dec. 2012)
  • Research Assistant at Database Research Group (DBRG) in University of Tehran (Sep. 2003-Now)


Teaching Experience:




Feb2005 Jun2005


Information Storage and Retrieval, Database System Concepts, Dar-Al-Fonoun University of Babol, Iran

Oct2005 Feb2005


Introduction To Algorithms, Information Storage and Retrieval, Payam Nour University of Damavand, Iran.

Oct2008 Jan2009


Database Laboratory, Open University of Karaj, Iran.




Honors and Awards:


  • Awarded the A*star Research Attachment Program.
  • Ranked 14 among about 30,000 applicants in Iran’s Nationwide Information Technology Graduate Entrance Exam, February 2005.
  • Ranked 63 among about 30,000 applicants in Iran’s Nationwide Computer Engineering Graduate Entrance Exam, February 2005.
  • Ranked 693 among about 600,000 applicants in Iran’s Nationwide Universities Entrance Exam for Mathematics and Engineering, July 1998.
  • Research Grant of Iranian Telecommunication Research Center (2004-2006).
  • Research Grant of Iranian Telecommunication Research Center (2012).


Industrial Work Experience:


Software Project Manager, National Library of Iran.

Project: manageing many enterprise software projects


Researcher, Database Research Group, University of Tehran, Iran

Projects: Several research projects including digital library and GIS.


Expert Information Technology Co.

Supervising some Data warehouse projects.

Technical Skills:


  • Data Mining/ Information Fusion/Text Mining/Ontology Development/ Bioinformatic
  • R/Matlab/SSIS (ETL)/ Analysis Services(OLAP)/Weka/Rapidminer
  • Software Architecture/Analysis and Design/Design Patterns
  • SqlServer/postgreSQL/T-SQL C#/
  • HTML/JavaScript/jquery
  • RUP/UML/Requirement Modeling
  • GIS/OpenLayers/GeoServer/OGC




Besat Kassaie, Alireza Vazifedoost, Maseud Rahgozar, A New Method in Ontology Matching by using Textual Corpus (In Persian) . Accepted to be published in Iranian Journal of Information Processing and Management (JIPM),2013


Besat Kassaie, Maseud Rahgozar and Alireza Vazifedoost, Application of Textual Corpus in Ontology Matching. International Journal of Information and education Technology(IJIET), 2012 Vol.2(6): 638-642 ISSN: 2010-3689



Fariborz Khosravi, Alireza Vazifedoost . Creating a Persian Ontology through Thesaurus Reengineering for Organizing the Digital Library of the National Library of Iran, International Conference on Libraries, Information and Society (ICoLis), 2007.



Alireza Vazifedoost, Farhad Oroumchian, Maseud Rahgozar. Application of Taxonomic Relations for Finding Similarity Relationships in Ontology Learning, ICEE 2007.


Alieza Vazifedoost, Farhad Oroumchian, Maseud Rahgozar. Finding Similarity Relations in Presence of Taxonomic Relations in Ontology Learning Systems, IEEE Symposium on Computational Intelligence and Data Mining, ( CIDM) 2007.


Alireza Vazifedoost, Ashkan Bayati, Masesud Rahgozar and Farhad Oroumchian. Application of Dezert-Smarandache Theory of Paradoxical Reasoning in PLIR Systems, CSICC 2006



Alireza Vazifedoost, Farhad Oroumchian,Maseud Rahgozar. Using Automatic Ontology Learning Methods in Human Plausible Reasoning Based Systems, at the International Conference on Knowledge Mining (ICKM) 2006.

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