Dr Sepehr Meshiknfamfard PhD joins the team

Sep Through an on-going relationship with the University of Leicester, Visual Management Systems Ltd. are delighted to announce the appointment of Dr Meshiknfamfard in a challenging role, working within a KTP (Knowledge Transfer Partnership), joining a team of software and hardware developers based in Scotland to assist in the development of real-time facial recognition technology.

A Valuable Addition

Operating at the forefront of cutting-edge video, behavioural analytics and image processing technology, Visual Management Systems Ltd. is the Glasgow based developer of software and hardware solutions for the growing security, health and safety and physical analysis markets.

“Visual Management Systems Ltd. has made it possible for me to apply my academic expertise and secure a role in the commercial world. I have always been curious about the potential that exists beyond the traditional university realm. The opportunity, to be part of a joint consortium, known as a Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP), between Visual Management Systems Ltd., the Department of Mathematics and the University of Leicester, is a perfect chance to pursue my career with a forward thinking, technically advanced organisation.” Dr Meshiknfamfard commented.

Adding “With a background in Pure and Applied Mathematics and a PhD in Computer Science from Durham University I can now integrate my knowledge with real world issues.  Security is my key focus and in an industry that is fast growing and becoming increasingly digitised, with big data innovations, I am excited about the potential this collaboration offers. My role will be to transfer knowledge between academic experts, Dr Ivan Tyukin (knowledge base supervisor) and Prof. N. Gorban (academic leader), and industrial and business professionals (Jay Shields and George Campbell) from Visual Management Systems Ltd.”

“Moreover, this is a brilliant learning opportunity for me, in a totally different environment, where I will benefit from industry experts, get priceless hands-on knowledge and play a key role in the development of new technologies. I am very pleased to join Visual Management Systems Ltd. and am looking forward to many exciting projects and a fantastic future!”

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