Mahsa Afzali Arani

I am a software engineering masters student in the Department of Computer Science and Software Engineering at Concordia University under the supervision of Dr. Emad Shihab. She received her bachelor’s degree in bio-medical engineering from Azad University, Iran. Her work focuses on analysing data acquired through wearable devices in order to improve human activity recognition (HAR).

Mahsa’s research interests: bio-signal/ image processing, wearable devices, Human Machine Interface (HMI).



  • M.S.A. Arani and S. Moharreri, “Detection of imagination of fist movement using Analysis of occurrence sequence of EEG points in Poincare plot,” International Conference on Bio-engineering for Smart Technologies, Dubai, 2016.  PDF



  • Concordia Merit Scholarship 2019