Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D.
University of California, San Francisco
University of California, Berkeley
Emails: email@example.com; firstname.lastname@example.org
Neural Control Engineering, Control Systems, Robotic Controls, Machine Learning, Mechatronics Systems, Closed-Loop Medical Devices, Brain Machine (Computer) Interfaces, Neuroprosthetics, Nonlinear Dynamics and Smart Materials.
Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (Systems & Controls)
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2013-2017
Dissertation: Design and Implementation of EEG-Based Brain Computer Interfaces for Neurorehabilitation and Neuroprosthetics.” Advisor: Dr. Xiaopeng Zhao (http://mabe.utk.edu/peopletwo/xiaopeng-zhao/)
- Many thanks to our collaborator at the University of Kentucky, Dr. Yang Jiang (http://behavioralscience.med.uky.edu/users/yjiang)
Undergraduate research assistants:
Part 1 of 2:
Video 2 to 5: Developing multiple Brain Computer (Machine) Interface platforms for controlling prosthetic and robotic devices with minimized training time protocols. See the following picture as an overview to the components integrated in our developed platforms.
Part 2 of 2:
Video 6: A novel neurofeedback-based Brain Computer Interface platform for attention training.
M.Sc. Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Dynamics & Controls)
Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2009-2011
Thesis: “Dynamic Modeling and Control of a Modular Microrobot Capable of 3D Maneuver (Theory, Design, Fabrication and Implementation).”
Advisor: Dr. Mansour Kabganian (http://www.aut.ac.ir/official/main.asp?uid=kabgan),
Co-advisor: Reza Nadafi (http://www.aut.ac.ir/official/main.asp?uid=rezanadafi)
Special thanks to my friends:
Part 1 of 2:
Video 7: Modeling and identification of a shape memory alloy spring actuator using experimental tests. Setting up the platform from the scratch to the final stage of collecting data.
Part 2 of 2:
Video 8: Developing a novel minirobot module using shape memory alloy spring actuators. (Conceptual design, Fabrication, Setting up the complete platform, Open-loop tests, Closed-loop tests)
B.Sc. Degree in Mechanical Engineering (Solid Mechanics)
K.N. Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, 2005-2009
Thesis: “Neural Network Modeling of Suspension Kinematics in the Analysis of Vehicle Dynamics.”
Advisor: Dr. Shahram Azadi (http://wp.kntu.ac.ir/azadi/)
Diploma in Applied Science
National Organization for Developing Exceptional Talents, Neyshabur, Iran, 2001-2005