- Computer Vision and Deep Learning
- Machine Learning and its applications in brain data analysis and medical imaging
- Cognitive Computational Neuroscience and Brain-Inspired Artificial Intelligence
Dr. Yalda Mohsenzadeh is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science and Western Institute for Neuroscience at the University of Western Ontario. She is also a faculty member of the Vector Institute for Artificial Intelligence. From 2016 to 2019, Yalda was a postdoctoral associate in the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence Lab (CSAIL) and McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA. Prior to that (2014 to 2016), she was a postdoctoral fellow in the Center for Vision Research at York University, Toronto, ON, Canada. Yalda received her PhD in statistical machine learning in 2014 from Amirkabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran. Her research is interdisciplinary, spanning computer vision, deep learning, machine learning and their application in cognitive computational neuroscience and medical imaging with a successful track record of collaboration with industry sectors.