Mohammad Rostami

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Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science


  • Doctoral Degree, Electrical and Systems Engineering, University of Pennsylvania
  • Master's Degree, Robotics, University of Pennsylvania
  • Master's Degree, Philosophy, University of Pennsylvania
  • Master's Degree, Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Waterloo
  • Bachelor's Degree, Electrical Engineering, Sharif University Of Technology
  • Bachelor's Degree, Mathematics, Sharif University Of Technology


Mohammad Rostami is a Research Assistant Professor at the USC Department of Computer Science and a Research Scientist at the USC Information Sciences Institute. His research focus is on machine learning in data scarce regimes, including domain adaptation and low-shot learning, and improving efficiency of learning, including, continual learning and collective learning.

Research Summary

- Lifelong, Transfer, and Multitask Learning
- Zero-Shot Learning and Few-Shot Learning
- Sparse representations and Compressive Sensing
- Image and Video Quality Assessment


  • 2020 UPenn Joseph D'16 and Rosaline Wolf Best PhD Dissertation Award
  • 2013 University of Waterloo Outstanding Graduate Achievement Award

    • ISI 616
    • Information Science Institute
    • 4676 Admiralty Way Marina Del Rey Ca 90292

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