About Rana
Mr. Rana Zia Ur Rehman is a Marie Sklodowska Curie ITN Fellow and PhD candidate at Newcastle University, United Kingdom. He is currently working on a Keep Control project, which is focused on the specific diagnosis and treatment of age-related gait and balance deficits. Total 12 parties consisted of educational institutes and healthcare industries are working on this project. Where my role is to "Develop Novel Tools from Wearable Inertial Sensors Data for Neurodegenrative Diseases Management using Deep Learning Techniques". Mr. Rana is currently working with "Brain and Movement Research Group", where he is focused on "Applied Machine/Deep Learning" with the ultimate goal of healthy ageing. His current supervisors are Dr. Lynn Rochester from the clinical side, Dr. Silvia Del Din from signal processing side, and Dr. Jian Qing Shi from statistics. 
In his master's studies, he worked on the " Evaluation of Fall Risk Assessment and Diagnosis System for older people." Which is a prototype system and under filed testing before its commercialization. Rana did his Masters in the Industrial & Systems Engineering (ISE) from the South Korea's famous and Number one university "Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)" which is the at number six in the most innovative universities in the world and no 13th in the worldwide according to QS engineering university ranking. Where he did his research in the "Human Factors and Ergonomics Lab (HFEL)"  in KAIST under the supervision of Dr. Shuping Xiong. Rana has diverse research experience by working in the field of Mechanical Engineering both in the industry and academia for 1.5 years. Rana did his bachelor degree in Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering from the Pakistan's oldest and famous university "University of Engineering and Technology Lahore (UET LHR)." 
Mr. Rana is a hardworking, committed and dedicated person, gives value to their friends, listens to new ideas and tries to realize them. He likes to play football, basketball and does swimming & running regularly. To know more about Rana: you can send an email at "rana.zia-ur-rehman@newcastle.ac.uk" or you can have a Skype conversation at "ranazia518".