I am Alireza Shafaei (Persian: علیرضا شفائی) and you are looking at my personal homepage. I'm currently doing a Master's program in Computer Science at the University of British Columbia. My field of study is Computer Vision/Machine Learning under supervision of Professor James J. Little.
Previously I did my Bachelor of Computer Engineering/Software Engineering at the Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic).
I'm a passionate computer scientist who also enjoys studying Algorithms, Mathematics and Philosophy.

Feel free to go over my academic research page, and if you're a computer enthusiast, my past projects could be interesting to you.

You can access my latest CV here.

Latest Publication

A. Gupta, A. Shafaei, J. J. Little and R. J. Woodham. Unlabelled 3D Motion Examples Improve Cross-View Action Recognition. In BMVC, 2014.
[PDF] [Poster] [Abstract] [Project Page]



Contact Info

Work Address: ICICS Building, University of British Columbia, 201-2366 Main Mall, Vancouver, B.C. V6T 1Z4 Canada.
Email: (You can also use the form in contact)
My other homepages include Linked and Github.


  • My research interests include
    • Computer Vision
    • Deep Learning
    • Machine Learning
    • Optimization
  • Activities
    • Analyzing and solving problems
    • Studying
    • Teaching
    • Playing piano
    • Thinking & Philosophy!
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    • There is only one success ... to be able to spend your life in your own way, and not to give others absurd maddening claims upon it. -- Christopher Darlington Morley
    • Until the last moment by Yanni
    • Natural landscapes