MohammadHossein Bateni is a staff research scientist at Google, where he is a member of the NYC Algorithms and Optimization Team. He obtained his Ph.D. and M.A. in Computer Science from Princeton University in 2011 and 2008, respectively, after finishing his undergraduate studies with a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering at Sharif University of Technology in 2006. Hossein is broadly interested in combinatorics and combinatorial optimization. His research focuses on approximation algorithms, distributed computing, and analysis of game-theoretic models.