Mojtaba Hasannezhad is a PhD candidate in Electrical and Computer Engineering. He received his MSc in Electrical Engineering from Tarbiat Modares University, Iran; his research was focused on telecommunication circuit and system design.
He is currently working on artificial intelligence-based living assistants that can serve humans in many respects to facilitate life and improve its quality. These devices have many applications, especially in healthcare automation. Mojtaba's research is in cooperation with industrial sponsors Microchip Canada, Ottawa, and Moonshot Health, Montreal. His interest is machine learning, human-machine interfaces, smart assistants, and speech processing.