Amir Ghahremani received his BSc. degree in Electrical Engineering with emphasis on telecommunication from Azad University, Urmia, Iran in 2009. This was followed by a MSc. degree in Electrical Engineering with emphasis on Electronics at the Khajeh Nasir Toosi University of Technology, Tehran, Iran in 2014. Since 2015, he is working as a PhD candidate in the Video Coding and Architectures (VCA) research group at the Technical University of Eindhoven (TU/e), the Netherlands. His research interests include video coding, computer vision, semantic content analysis, and machine learning. His is currently assigned to the APPS project, being involved with developing a surveillance system for maritime domain, which should detect, track, classify, and analyze the behavior of vessels.