Soheil finished his Ph.D. titled Approximation Results for Problems in Multi-user Information Theory at EPFL in September 2010, under the supervision of Prof. S N. Diggavi.
He received the B.S. degree in electrical engineering from the Sharif University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, in 2004, and the M.S. degrees in communication systems from Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland, in 2005. He was a Ph.D. student at EPFL in from Fall 2005 till September 2010. Since October 2010 is a post-doctoral researcher at Princeton University. His fields of interests are multiuser information theory, network coding theory, and wireless communication.