Mohammad Mahdi Naghsh (S'09-M'14) received the B.Sc., the M.Sc., and the Ph.D. degrees all in electrical engineering from Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran, in 2005, 2008, and 2013, respectively. From May 2012 to May 2013, he was a visiting researcher with the Department of Information Technology, Uppsala University, Sweden where he was working with Prof. Peter Stoica. Currently, he is an assistant professor with the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering and also the director of Technology Transfer Office (TTO), Isfahan University of Technology, Isfahan, Iran. He has been funded as Visiting Researcher/Professor in several universities in Italy, Sweden, and China. His research interests include applications of statistical signal processing as well as optimization techniques to active sensing/communication systems and learning.