Amir Rahmani

Contact Information

Phone: (+1) 949-824-3590
Email: a.rahmaniXYZ@uci.edu (please delete the XYZ before you use this address)
Office: 2535 Nursing and Health Sciences Hall
Mailing Address:
106D Berk Hall
Mail Code: 3959
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92697, USA

Professor Rahmani’s Research

Amir Rahmani is a Professor of Nursing and Computer Science at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), and a computer scientist by training. He is also the Associate Director of the UCI Institute for Future Health, a university-wide organized research unit (ORU) focusing on personal health empowerment. He lead the multi-disciplinary HealthSciTech Group at UCI. Prior to joining UCI as a faculty, he was an EU Marie Curie Global Fellow in the Computer Science Department of University of California, Irvine, USA and in the Institute of Computer Technology of TU Wien, Vienna, Austria. He is also an adjunct professor (Docent) in embedded parallel and distributed computing in the Department of Computing of University of Turku, Turku, Finland.

He is the recipient of the UCI Beall Applied Innovation’s inaugural Faculty Innovation Fellowship, Nokia Foundation’s Research Excellence Award (2 consecutive years), Ulla Tuominen Foundation’s research excellence award, UTU’s Teacher of the Year candidate, UTU’s Rector awarded life-time Docent title, and the European Union’s awarded Global Marie Curie Fellowship.

His work spans mhealth, data science, wearable and mobile computing, machine learning and AI, affective computing, bio-signal processing, health informatics, and embedded computing.