Curriculum vitae

Education:

M.Sc., Computer Engineering / Computer Architecture Design
Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Isfahan, Iran, 2011- 2013
Thesis Title: Robust Adaptive Watermarking and Accelerating Contourlet Transform [19.75/20]
Supervisor: Prof. Shadrokh Samavi
Advisor: Dr. Nader Karimi
GPA: 18.57/20

B.Sc., Computer Engineering / Hardware Engineering
Isfahan University of Technology (IUT), Isfahan, Iran, 2007- 2011
GPA: 17.55/20

High School Diplomas in Mathematics and Physics
Granted from Iran’s National Organization for Development of Exceptional Talents (NODET)
GPA: 19.25/20

Professional Experiences:

Graduate Research Assistant in Hardware Design and Image Processing Lab (HaDIP), IUT, October 2011 till now
Senior member of Scientific Student’s Association, ECE Dept., IUT, 2011-2012
Membership of junior RoboCup team, NODET High School, Isfahan, Iran, June 2003 - April 2006

Publications:

Journals:

  1. M. Mohrekesh, S. Azizi, S. Samavi and S. Shirani "Hierarchical Watermarking Framework Based on Analysis of Local Complexity Variations," Submitted to IEEE Transaction on Information Forensics and Security, October 2013.

 

Conference Papers:

  1. S. Azizi, S. Samavi, M. Mohrekesh and S. Shirani, "Cascaded transform space watermarking based on analysis of local entropy variation," In proceeding of International Conference on Multimedia and Expo Workshops (ICMEW), pp. 1-6, California, July 2013.
     
  2. S. Azizi, M. Mohrekesh, S. Samavi and S. Shirani, " Hybrid image watermarking using local complexity variations," In proceeding of Iranian conference on Electrical Engineering (ICEE), pp. 1-6, May 2013.
     
  3. M. Mohrekesh, S. Azizi and S. Samavi, "Accelerating GPU implementation of contourlet transform," In Proceeding of Iranian Conference on Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP), September 2013.
     
  4. M. Karimi, M. Mohrekesh, S. Azizi and S. Samavi, "Transparent watermarking based on psychovisual properties using neural networks," In Proceeding of Iranian Conference on Machine Vision and Image Processing (MVIP), September 2013.

Thesis:

  1. S. Azizi, “Robust Adaptive Watermarking and Accelerating Contourlet Transform,” M.Sc. Thesis, ECE Dept., Isfahan University of Technology, 2013.
     
  2. S. Azizi, “Robust Digital Image Watermarking in Spatial Domain,” B.S. Thesis, ECE Dept., Isfahan University of Technology, 2011.

 

Technical Reports:

  1. S. Azizi, “A Study on Decimal Fully Parallel and Pipelined Floating Point Multipliers,” Technical Report, Computer arithmetic course: Prof. S. Samavi, Isfahan University of Technology, 2012.
     
  2. S. Azizi, “Implementation of Median Filter using VHDL for Blurring Image,” Technical Report, VHDL programming course: Prof. S. Samavi, Isfahan University of Technology, 2012.
     
  3. S. Azizi, “Hardware Transactional Memory for GPU Architectures,” Technical Report, Computer architecture course: Prof. S. Samavi, Isfahan University of Technology, 2012.
     
  4. S. Azizi, “Introduction to Monitoring System,” Technical Report of Internship, Isfahan University of Technology and Behineh Niroo Spadan Engineering Co., 2010.
     
  5. S. Azizi, “Network Security: Cryptography Algorithms,” Technical Report, Final project of computer networks course: Dr. P. Khadivi, Isfahan University of Technology, 2010.

Technical Skills:

Programming Languages and Tools: Pascal, Assembly, C, C++, QBasic, MATLAB, Python
Hardware Languages: VHDL, Verilog
EDA Tools: Tanner L-Edit, Xilinx ISE, H-Spice, Cadence OrCAD
Operating Systems: Windows, Linux, MAC OSX
Graphics Tools: Macromedia Flash, Adobe Photoshop, 3D Max
Other Libraries and Tools: OpenCL, CUDA, OpenCV, LabVIEW, LATEX