Reza works as Applied Science Specialist for the Applied Science Solutions team at Ocean Networks Canada (ONC). He enjoys numerical modelling with applications to natural hazards, such as tsunami, storm surge and flooding. Currently he is undertaking tsunami modelling at ONC. Reza has Civil Engineering background with a B.Sc. in civil engineering and M.Sc. in hydraulic engineering from Iran Universities. After some years of industry experience as a civil engineer, he went to the UK to continue his postgraduate studies. He completed his second M.Sc., with distinction, from University of East London, UK, in 2012, and then he received his PhD degree from Newcastle University, UK, in 2017, where he also worked as a research assistant. After Reza finished his studies in the UK, he immigrated to Canada, and joined ONC at November, 2018. In his spare time, Reza enjoys reading, following the World News, music, photography and swimming.