Sia Vosh Sepanta

Corso Bettini, 31 - 38068 Rovereto
tel. 0464 808620
siavosh.sepanta[at]unitn [dot] it

University of Trento Trento, TN, Italy 2018-2020

Master's Degree

Cognitive Science in Language & Multimodal Interaction


Santa Monica Community College Santa Monica, CA, USA

From August 2015 to September 2018


Courses in Cognitive & Biological Psychology


Iowa State University Ames, IA, USA

From August 2005 to August 2008

Professional Master's degree

Professional degree in Architecture


S.Beheshti University Tehran, Tehran, Iran

From September 1996 to September 2000

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science degree in Atomic Physics

Academic career and teaching activities

Fondazione Bruno Kessler Trento, TN, Italy

Research Assistant Intern

September 2019 - July 2020

Conducting research on 'Knowledge Distillation' in Neural Nets

Running experiments on Deep Neural Networks to optimize results

Creating charts & graphs of findings & adjusting the parameters accordingly

Participating in related online courses to enhance the required computational skills


CLIC Lab University of Trento Rovereto, TN, Italy

Research Assistant

November 2019 - October 2020

Conducting experiments in Distributional Semantic Spaces

Research interests

Artificial Intelligence, NLP : Speech recognition; Machine Translation; Implementation of

Neural Nets in language; Sentiment analysis; Distributional semantics.