Mehrdad Fatourechi

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Mehrdad Fatourechi, Vice President of Engineering

Mehrdad has in-depth knowledge of digital signal processing, machine learning, and pattern recognition algorithms. He holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of British Columbia (UBC), and is an author on more than 30 journal and conference papers with the focus on pattern recognition, machine learning and intelligent algorithms. He previously held positions in the tech/education industry including roles as a research associate and sessional lecturer at UBC, as well as consulted with several companies (Inetco, BC Mining Research and STC enterprises). He is the former co-chair of the IEEE Signal Processing Chapter in Vancouver for two years.

Mehrdad has been recognized with various awards including UBC Graduate Fellowship, J.K. Zee Fellowship, Summa Cum Laude (Masters program) and NSERC IRDF. In 2008, his PhD thesis was nominated by UBC for NSERC’s Doctoral Prize Award.