I am a third-year mathematics PhD student at the University of Washington.
I am Coptic Egyptian and use they/them pronouns.

My research interests are primarily in geometry, topology, and combinatorics, as well as applications of these areas to neuroscience, physics, and chemistry.

I'm currently working on projects relating to Brill-Noether theory, tropical geometry, and discrete Morse theory.

Papers and preprints:

Graduate Seminars:

I occasionally enjoy organizing weekly seminars.

Ongoing seminars:

Past seminars:


I have been the instructor for the following courses:

I have been the teaching assistant for the following courses:

I also really like combining art and mathematics! Here I am sculpting a Clebsch surface.

I firmly believe in Federico Ardila's axioms: