University Academic Fellow (Assistant Professor)
Dr Mahdi Rezaei is an Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds. He holds a PhD degree in Computer Vision and AI from the University of Auckland, New Zealand, with over 15 years of experience in academia and industry in the field.
Currently, he leads a team of researchers and experts in computer vision and machine learning for both in-cabin and out-cabin monitoring including the driver, pedestrians, and road-users activity monitoring for automated vehicles.
He is an executive member of the UK “Universities Transport Study Group” (UTSG) and also a member of the Academic Advisory Group in the data scientist development programme (LIPAG).