Dr. Mehrtash Harandi is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Electrical and Computer Systems Engineering at Monash University. He is also a contributing research scientist in the Machine Learning Research Group (MLRG) at Data61/CSIRO and joined the Centre as an Associate Investigator in September 2018.
Before joining Monash University, he spent 5 years at the Canberra Research Laboratory-NICTA, working with Professor Richard Hartley and Professor Fatih Porikli. With broad interests in machine learning, computer vision, and signal processing, he develops algorithms and mathematical models to equip machines with intelligence. He holds a Ph.D. and Master’s degree in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Tehran.
Mehrtash received $555K from Data61-CSIRO for the project “Trustworthy Learning from Limited Data” funded from 2018 to 2022, and the ARC Discovery Project “Semantic Vectorization: From Bitmaps to Intelligent Representations” of $385K from 2015-2019. His 2019 papers have been accepted into ICCV, CVPR, and ICML. In his free time, Mehrtash enjoys playing video games.
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