Shermin Sherkat is a research associate and a doctoral candidate at the Institute for Computational Design and Construction (ICD). She holds a Bachelor of Science in Architecture from the University of Ferdowsi and a Master of Science in Digital Technology in Architecture from the University of Tehran.
Prior to joining ICD, she worked on exploring AI search methods for assembling residential buildings, and was a researcher at Morphotect design group.
With a deep interest in computational design, her research interests center on the construction automation, artificial intelligence and planning methods in AEC. She is currently working on symbolic AI for process planning in construction.