Dr. Marzieh Amini

Assistant Professor

OSS Coordinator

Dr. Marzieh Amini

Assistant Professor

OSS Coordinator

Marzieh Amini is an Assistant Professor in the School of Information Technology, cross-appointed to the Department of Systems and Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Engineering & Design at Carleton University. Her research interests include signal/Image processing, biomedical signal processing, statistical modeling, machine learning, data science and computer vision. She was a postdoctoral fellow at Visual Motor Research Lab in McGill Center for Intelligent Machines (CIM) and a lecturer at Electrical and Computer Engineering department of McGill University. She was ranked first in the Nature and Technology category to receive an FRQNT postdoctoral fellowship in 2018. She received her PhD degree in Electrical Engineering from Concordia University in 2016. Her PhD thesis was nominated for 2017 Valedictorian Award, 2017 CAGS/UMI Distinguished Dissertation Award at Concordia University, and 2017 Prix d'excellence l'Association des doyens des études supérieures au Québec (ADÉSAQ). She was the recipient of the Faculty of Engineering and Computer Science Teaching Assistant Award for 2015-2016 at Concordia University. She is the chair of event planner team in IEEE Montreal Industrial Relation Committee, organizing the well-known IEEE Research Boost events. She has served as a red judge in final round of IBM Watson AI XPRIZE, a global competition to develop powerful artificial intelligence technologies to tackle societal grand challenges. She is a Professional Engineer licensed in Ontario, Canada.


Research Areas

  • Computer vision
  • Signal and Image Processing
  • Sensor network
  • Internet of Things
  • Data Privacy
  • Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
  • Autonomous Vehicles
  • Intelligent transportation systems

Research Topics

  • Data Science
  • Video/Image Processing and Compression
  • Internet of Things (IoT)
  • Ad-hoc and Wireless Sensor Networks
  • Data Privacy
  • Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence
  • Connected/Autonomous Vehicles

Activities

Technical Program Committee Member

  • IEEE Transactions on Circuit and System Video Technology
  • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
  • Springer- Multimedia -Tools and Applications
  • Elsevier- Image Communication
  • Elsevier- Signal Processing
  • Elsevier- Journal of the Franklin Institute
  • Transactions on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications
  • IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS)
  • IEEE International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS)
  • IEEE International Conference on Information Sciences, Signal Processing

Organising Committees

  • Chair of Event Planner Team, IEEE Montreal Industrial Relations Committee (IRC), since 2018.
  • Volunteer in organizing IEEE Montreal IRC Events, 2017- 2018.

Member

  • Women in Machine learning since 2016
  • IEEE Member since 2011
  • IEEE Circuit and System Society 2014-2018
  • IEEE Signal Processing 2015-2017
  • IEEE Young Professional since 2011
  • IEEE Women in Engineering since 2014
  • Women in ECE Concordia University 2015-2017