Machine Learning Scientist, Speech and Language Technology. PhD graduate from The University of Sheffield, UK.
Professional in Machine Learning, Speech, and Natural Language Processing. Highly skilled in scientific programming, industry-level design, and the development of machine learning systems.
Ph.D. Computer Science
Nov 2012 - Jan 2017
Speech and Hearing Group, Department of Computer Science, The University of Sheffield, UK
Supervisor: Prof. Roger K. Moore
Advisor: Prof. Jon Barker
MSc. Machine Learning
Sep 2009 - Nov 2012
Department Computer Systems Engineering, UPM, Malaysia
Supervisors: Prof. AR. Ramli, Dr. K. Samsudin
BSc. Computer Engineering
Sep 2001 - Mar 2006
Department of Electronic and Computer engineering, Azad University of Qazvin (QIAU), Iran
Supervisor: Dr. Alireza Mohamad Shahr
Machine Learning Engineer: Speech Processing
Cambridge University Press & Assessment
Feb 2019-Apr 2021
Team Leader of NLP/NLU
Oct 2017-Feb 2019
Gweek Ltd, Speech Intelligence Analytics™
Postdoctoral Research Associate
Jan 2017- Mar 2017
Speech and Hearing Research Group (SpandH), Department of Computer Science, University of Sheffield.
Postdoctoral research associate
Oct 2015-Mar 2017
Sheffield Robotics in collaboration with Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (AMRC) with Boeing.
Solid background in programming and algorithms in the context of research and industry.
Experience in C++, Java, Python and Bash
Experienced in scientific computing, especially in Python and Numpy
Experienced in parallel programming and grid computing
FIELDS OF INTEREST
Machine learning: Deep learning, Speech and language technology: Automatic Speech Recognition (ASR), Natural Language Processing (NLP), Spoken Language Understanding (SLU), Spoken language topic detection, Language modelling, Language model adaptation