Profile

” Be the CHANGE that you wish to see in the world. ” Mahatma Gandhi


I am third-year Ph.D. student, studying computer engineering at the University of California Irvine. I work under supervision of Professor Al Faruque on machine learning applied to cyber-physical systems, hardware/software co-design, Embedded, and cyber-physical systems security.

Hello!

Name:
Rozhin Yasaei

Occupation:
P.hD. student &
Researcher at AICPS Lab

Location:
Irvine, California, USA

Email: ryasaei@uci.edu 
Linkedin: linkedin.com/in/rozhin-yasaei/
Github: github.com/RozhinYs


Experiences

” If I had asked people what they wanted, they would have said faster horses. ” Henry Ford


Education

University of California Irvine

Irvine, California, USA

September 2018 – Now

M.Sc. & Ph.D. in Computer Engineering

Concentration:
Embedded and Cyber-Physical System
Hardware/Software Co-design
Machine Learning
Security
GPA: 3.9/4

Sharif University of Technology

Tehran, Iran

September 2014 –
June 2018

B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering

Concentration: Digital Systems
GPA: 3.6/4 (17.5/20)

Farzanegan 1 High School

Tehran, Iran

September 2010 –
June 2014

Diploma Degree

Concentration: Mathematics & Physics
GPA: 4/4 (19.6/20)


Career

RADAQ Corporation

Tehran, Iran

June 2016 – September 2016

Digital Systems Designer

Full-time

Embedded systems designer (hardware, PCB)
Programming on ARM cores and microcontrollers


Teaching

Farzanegan 5 High School

Tehran, Iran

September 2015- September 2017

Robotics Teacher

Part-time

Teaching C programming, electronics, and digital systems, to high school students
Leader of several student-level robotics teams

Sharif University of Technology

Tehran, Iran

2015 – 2017

Teaching Assistant

Part-time

TA for 6 semesters in the courses;
Logic Circuits & Digital Systems
Computer Architecture & Microprocessors

University of California Irvine

Irvine, California, USA

Fall 2018

Teaching Assistant

Part-time

Reader for Advanced C Programming course

Awards

” I have not failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t work.Thomas Edison


Richard Newton Scholarship (2 times)
Fellowship from Design and Automation Conference (DAC’19 and DAC’20)
2019 & 2020
USA


Henry Samueli Endowed Scholarship
Merit-based Fellowship from University of California Irvine
2018-2019
Irvine, California, USA


1st place (Best Presentation & Performance)
@ junior soccer open weight league in international RoboCup robotic competition
June 2012
Mexico City, Mexico


1st place
@ junior soccer open weight league in international RoboCup Iran Open robotic competition
April 2012
Tehran, Iran


4th place
@ junior soccer open weight league in international FarzCup robotic competition
February 2012
Tehran, Iran


Skills

” One person’s magic is another person’s engineering. ” Robert Heinlein


Programming

C , C++

CUDA C

Pthread

Python

OpenCV

Scikit learn

Keras

Pytorch

Tensorflow

















Linux (Bash)

Verilog

Assembly

HLS

JAVA

Android












CAD Tools

Xilinx ISE

Xilinx Vivado

Altera Quartus





Modelsim

Vivado HLS

Design Compiler






Tools & Softwares

Matlab

PSPICE

HSPICE

ARM Keil

Arduino

Altium Designer











CodeVision

Proteus

AutoCAD

Solidworks

Android Studio










Languages

English

Persian (Farsi)