Kian Hamedani

Degree Objective: Ph.D

Seeking internship or cooperative education

Research Interest:

  • Machine Learning
  • Deep Learning and Neuromorphic Computing
  • VLSI and Circuit Design


  • Ph.D., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA, since Fall 2017 (Expected Graduation: Fall 2020)
  • Ph.D. student, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS,USA, Fall 2016-Fall 2017
  • M.S, Biomedical Engineering-Bioelectric, Bioelectrical Department, Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic),Tehran, Iran, (2009-2012)
    • Thesis Title: "Face Recognition Using Neural Networks by Video-Based Manifold Learning"
  • BSc., Electrical Engineering-Electronics, Iran University of Science and Technology (IUST), (2004-2009)
    • Project Title: "Design and Simulation of an Insulation Monitoring System"

Work Experiences:

  • Lab instructor of Electronic II laboratory at Biomedical Engineering Department of Amirkabir University of technology for four semesters (September 2010-July 2012)
  • Engineer in a Biomedical Signal Processing Corp, Tehran, Iran (2012-2014)
  • Teacher Assistant of the DSP 1 in the ECE department of SIUC (Spring 2015)
  • Teacher Assistant of the Wireless Communication in the ECE department of SIUC (Fall 2015)



Relevant Courses Taken:

  • Information Theory
  • Advance Topics in Machine Learning
  • Analog VLSI
  • Digital Image Processing II
  • Ultrasound Imaging
  • Machine Learning
  • Advance Topics in Control Systems
  • Data Mining and Big Data Analysis
  • Advance Topics in Network Systems
  • Neural Network

Personal Interests:

  • Reading
  • Travelling
  • Playing Soccer