The team, 2019

MEMBERS

Ali Etemad
Lab Director

Ali is the Director of Aiim, and an Assistant Professor and a Mitchell Professor in AI for Human Sensing and Understanding at the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (ECE), and Ingenuity Labs Research Institute, Queen's University. You can visit his website at: www.alietemad.com

Alireza Sepas-Moghaddam
Postdoctoral Fellow

Alireza is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Aiim. His work is focused on facial recognition and affective computing in smart environments. He earned his PhD from Instituto Superior Técnico, Lisbon, Portugal.

Behnam Behinaein
Postdoctoral Fellow

Behnam is a Postdoctoral Fellow at Aiim. He works on machine learning and deep learning in the context of wearable time-series data. He received his PhD from Queen’s University.

Mohsen Zand
Postdoctoral Fellow

Mohsen is a Postdoctoral Fellow and is co-supervised by Prof. Greenspan. His area of research is computer vision with deep learning, namely object detection and human activity analysis.

Amirhossein Hajavi
PhD Student

Amirhossein is a PhD candidate working on speech analysis using machine learning and deep learning. He was previously at the University of Tehran. 

Vandad Davoodnia
PhD Student

Vandad works on affective computing with machine learning, wearable technologies, and IoT systems. He received his BSc from Sharif University, Iran.

Patrick Zhang
PhD Student

Patrick is a PhD student working on EEG analysis with machine/deep learning for interactive IoT applications. He previously completed his master's at Queen's University.

Pritam Sarkar
PhD Student

Pritam is a PhD student and works on affective computing and human understanding with deep learning. He completed his MASc at Queen's University and in the Aiim Lab. More information about his work can be found here.

Mojtaba Kolahdoozi
PhD Student

Mojtaba is a PhD student. His main research interest lies primarily in deep learning and specifically its applications in in-vehicle face analysis. He was previously at Iran University of Science and Technology, Iran.

Prithila Angkan
PhD Student

Prithila is a PhD student working co-supervised by Prof. Hungler. She works on EEG analysis with machine/deep learning for interactive simmulation. She previously completed her master's at Queen's University.

Saeed Ghorbani
PhD Candidate

Saeed is a PhD candidate working on computer vision for virtual and augmented reality, and co-supervised by Prof. Niko Troje (Centre for Vision Research, York University). He was previously at Sharif University, Iran, and University of Wollongong, Australia.

Shuvendu Roy
MASc Student

Shuvendu is an MASc student working primarily in computer vision and deep learning for affective computing. He was previously at Khulna University of
Engineering & Technology, Bangladesh.

Hardik Uppal
MASc Student, ECE

Hardik is an MASc student working on analysis of facial images with deep learning techniques. He is co-supervised by Prof. Greenspan. He received his BSc from Guru Nanak Dev University. 

Leyla Khaleghi
MASc Student, ECE

Leyla works on gesture recognition with deep learning. She is co-supervised by Dr. Joshua Marshall (Department of ECE). Leyla received her BSc from Amirkabir University of technology, Iran.

Setareh Rahimi
MASc Student, ECE

Setareh is a MASc student at the lab. She works on machine learning, deep learning, and wearable technologies. She received her BSc from Amirkabir University of Technology, Iran.

Shashi Suman
MASc Student, ECE 

Shashi is an MASc student. His main research are lies in reinforcement learning for smart home applications. 

Anubhav Bhatti
MASc Student, ECE

Anubhav is an MASc student working on deep multi-modal learning for wearable-based affective computing.

Zunayed Mahmud
MASc Student, ECE

Zunayed is an MASc student. His main research area is gaze detection and pupillometry with deep learning for affective computing and adaptive simulation.

Sahar Soltanieh
MASc Student, ECE

Sahar is an MASc student working on using machine learning and deep learning for ECG analysis toward health applications. She completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Tehran.

Divij Gupta
MASc Student, ECE

Divij is working toward his MASc. His research area is video-based analysis of heart rate and respiration rate with machine learning and deep learning.  He was previously at Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), Jodhpur.

Alumni


- Gelareh Hajian, PhD, 2020

- Arthur Araújo, Master of Applied Science, 2020

- Tedd Kourkounakis, Master of Applied Science, 2020

- Saina Madelat, Master of Engineering, 2020

- Kamal Andani, Master of Engineering, 2020

- Will Mueller,  Master of Applied Science, 2020

- Kyle Ross, Master of Applied Science, 2020

- Pritam Sarkar, Master of Applied Science, 2020

- Saina Madelat, Visiting Researcher, 2019

- Gaganjot Singh, Master of Engineering, 2019

- Monet Slinowsky, NSERC Undergraduate Student Research Awards (USRA), 2018

- Xiaoyi (Sean) Wang, Visitng Student, 2018