University of Chicago

**E-mail:** pooya at cs . uchicago . edu

I am currently a PhD student in Department of Computer Science at University of Chicago

under the supervision of Alexander Razborov and co-advised by Madhur Tulsiani.

**Research Interests:** Combinatorics, Additive Combinatorics, and Property Testing.

Theory Group at our department.

My Curriculum Vitae (might not be up-to-date)

- Hamed Hatami, P. Hatami, Shachar Lovett,
**General systems of linear forms: equidistribution and true complexity**, Submitted [ ECCC ] [ arXiv ] - Arnab Bhattacharyya, P. Hatami, Madhur Tulsiani,
**Algorithmic Regularity and Applications**, Submitted [ arXiv ] - Hamed Hatami, P. Hatami, James Hirst,
**Limits of Boolean Functions on F_p^n**, Manuscript [ arXiv ] - P. Hatami, Sushant Sachdeva, Madhur Tulsiani,
**An Arithmetic Analogue of Fox's Triangle Removal Argument**, Submitted [ arXiv ] - Arnab Bhattacharyya, Eldar Fischer, Hamed Hatami, P. Hatami, Shachar Lovett,
**Every locally characterized affine-invariant property is testable**, STOC 2013 [ ECCC ] [ arXiv ] - Joshua Brody, P. Hatami,
**Distance-Sensitive Property Testing Lower Bounds**, Manuscript [ arXiv ] - P. Hatami, Raghav Kulkarni, Denis Pankratov,
**Variations on the Sensitivity Conjecture**, Theory of Computing Library, Graduate Surveys Number 4 (2011) pp. 1-27 [ ToC ] - P. Hatami, Peter W. Shor,
**A lower Bound for the length of a Partial Transversal in a Latin Square**, J. Comb. Theory Ser. A, Vol. 115, Issue 7 (2008) pp. 1103-1113. [ pdf ] - Hamed Hatami, P. Hatami,
**Perfect dominating sets in the Cartesian products of prime cycles**, Electronic Journal of Combinatorics, Vol. 14,(2007) N8 [ EJC ] - Saeed Akbari, Sadegh Bolouki, P. Hatami, Milad Siami,
**Some bounds for signed edge domination number of graphs**, Discrete Mathematics. Vol. 309, Issue 3 (2009) pp. 587-594. [ arXiv ] - Babak Behsaz, P. Hatami,
**Measure preserving homomorphisms and independent sets in tensor graph powers**, Discrete Mathematics. Vol. 309, Issue 4 (2009) pp. 955-958. [ arXiv ]

- Mehdi Behzad, P. Hatami, E. S. Mahmoodian, Minimum vertex cover of generalized Petersen graphs, Bulletin of the ICA. Vol. 56 (2009) pp. 98-102.
- P. Hatami, An Approximation Algorithm for the Total Covering Problem, Discussiones Mathematicae Graph Theory, Vol. 27, No.3 (2007) pp. 553-560.
[ arXiv ]

- Babak Behsaz, P. Hatami, E. S. Mahmoodian, On minimum vertex covers in generalized Petersen graphs,
Australasian Journal of Combinatorics, Vol. 40 (2007) pp. 253-264. [ arXiv ]

**Winter 2013:**CSPP 55005: Advanced Algorithms, Geraldine Brady**Autumn 2012:**CSPP 55001: Algorithms, Geraldine Brady**Spring 2012:**CSPP55001: Algorithms, Geraldine Brady**Winter 2012:**CMSC 27200: Theory of Algorithms, Janos Simon**Autumn 2011:**CMSC 37110-1: Discrete Mathematics, Laszlo Babai**Spring 2011:**CMSC 28100-1: Introduction to Complexity Theory, Ketan Mulmuley**Winter 2011:**CMSC 27200: Theory of Algorithms, Pedro Felzenszwalb**Summer 2010:**CSPP 50101: Concepts of Programming, Nick Russo.

I've recently started taking photos with a Fujifilm X20, here's my Photohshoot blog.