Afshin Mehrabani is a 21-year old software engineer and an open source programmer. He started programming and web development with PHP when he was 12 years old. Later, he entered the Iran Technical & Vocational Training Organization. He received the gold medal in a country-wide competition on web development, and he also became a member of the Iran's National Elites Foundation by producing a variety of new programming ideas.
He was a software engineer at the Tehran Stock Exchange and he is already the head of the web development team in the Yara Company. He co-founded the Usablica team in early 2012 to develop and produce usable applications. Afshin is the author of IntroJs, WideArea, Flood.js, and other open source projects.
Also, he is contributing to Socket.IO, Engine.IO, and other open source projects. His interests are in creating and contributing to open source applications, writing programming articles, and challenging himself with new programming technologies.