Welcome to my personal homepage.
- I will be interning with the Cognition AI group working with Pushmeet Kohli, Abdel-rahman Mohamed, and Rishabh Singh at Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA.
- Our joint work Pushmeet Kohli, Sing Bing Kang, Abdel-rahman Mohamed, and Margaret Mitchell, "Memory-augmented Attention Modelling for Videos" is available on arXiv.
- I will be interning with the Cognition AI group working with Dr. Pushmeet Kohli, Dr. Sing Bing Kang, Dr. Abdel-rahman Mohamed, and Dr. Margaret Mitchell at Microsoft Research, Redmond, WA.
- Our joint work with Dr. M. Bansal and Dr. M. Walter, "Deep Attribute-based Zero-shot Learning with Layer-specific Regularizers", has been accepted at NIPS 2015, Transfer and Multi-Task Learning Workshop.
- Our joint work with Dr. M. Bansal and Dr. M. Walter, in Transfer learning and Deep Learning will be available soon.
- Visiting Toyota Technological Institute at Chicago (TTIC) during summer and working with Dr. Mohit Bansal and Dr. Matthew Walter
- Statistical Machine Learning
- Deep Learning
- Computer Vision
- Large-scale Machine Learning
- Natural Language Processing
- Bayesian nonparametric statistics
Awards and Honors
- *Outstanding Master Student Award, University of Texas at Arlington*.
- This award is presented to ONLY one student with exceptional research and class performance. I have been selected among about all CSE master students at University of Texas, Arlington.
- STEM Research Assistant Fellowship, University of Texas at Arlington, Fall 2012.
- STEM Research Assistant Fellowship, University of Texas at Arlington, Spring 2013.
- Recipient of Competitive and merit based Graduate Scholarship in Adaptive and Health Robotics, University of Texas at Arlington, Summer 2012.
- Recipient of Student conference travel grant, College of Engineering, University of Texas at Arlington, Fall 2012.
- Awarded NVIDIA K40 GPU as a Co-PI .
- Awarded Amazon 10,000$ AWS credit in Education Research Grant as a Co-PI.
- Recipient of Exceptional Contribution to Computer Eng. Dept. Award, Azad University of Tehran.