University of Waterloo

Mehrnaz Fani

Postdoctoral Fellow 2019-2022

Mehrnaz Fani was an Industrial Postdoctoral Fellow at Vision and Image Processing Lab (VIP) – Systems Design Eng., University of Waterloo, Oct. 2018 – Sept. 2022. She received her Ph.D. in Electrical Eng. – Telecommunication Systems, from Shiraz University, Iran, in 2018. During her postdoc, she co-led a team of graduated students on the development of cutting-edge deep models for Hockey Video Analytics projects. This included collaboration with Stathletes Inc. on NHL data, and conducting research on homography estimation, players detection, tracking, 2D pose estimation, and action recognition from hockey videos. Mehrnaz, currently, works in industry and is focused on the research and development of advanced computer vision solutions for HD mapping for autonomous driving, from aerial images.




Research interests
My research interests are mainly in AI and machin learning, particularly deep learning and computer vision. I am especially interested in working with video and image data and designing novel solutions to address the real-world problems.
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