Mrs Sharareh Akbarian

Mrs Sharareh Akbarian

Associate Lecturer
Civil and Environmental Engineering

Associate Lecturer in the School of Civil and Environmental Engineering

Sharareh has over 8 years of expertise in geospatial engineering, with an emphasis on image processing, clustering, classification, change detection and 3D mapping employing photogrammetry software and Python scripting, as well as knowledge of Machine Learning and Deep Learning methodology. A wide range of multidisciplinary projects have allowed her to analyze and discover geographical data, monitor, and forecast what will happen in the future as well as depict and quantify the outcomes.

Civil Engineering Building (H20) Level 5, Room CE507/508 Kensington Campus
  • Journal articles | 2023
    Akbarian S; Jamnani MR; Xu C; Wang W; Lim S, 2023, 'Plot level sugarcane yield estimation by machine learning on multispectral images: A case study of Bundaberg, Australia', Information Processing in Agriculture,
    Journal articles | 2023
    Akbarian S; Xu C; Wang W; Ginns S; Lim S, 2023, 'An investigation on the best-fit models for sugarcane biomass estimation by linear mixed-effect modelling on unmanned aerial vehicle-based multispectral images: A case study of Australia', Information Processing in Agriculture, 10, pp. 361 - 376,
    Journal articles | 2022
    Akbarian S; Xu C; Wang W; Ginns S; Lim S, 2022, 'Sugarcane yields prediction at the row level using a novel cross-validation approach to multi-year multispectral images', Computers and Electronics in Agriculture, 198, pp. 107024,
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dobbyn A; Huckins LM; Boocock J; Sloofman LG; Glicksberg BS; Giambartolomei C; Hoffman GE; Perumal TM; Girdhar K; Jiang Y; Raj T; Ruderfer DM; Kramer RS; Pinto D; Sklar P; Buxbaum J; Devlin B; Lewis D; Gur R; Hahn CG; Hirai K; Toyoshiba H; Domenici E; Essioux L; Mangravite L; Peters M; Lehner T; Lipska B; Cicek AE; Lu C; Roeder K; Xie L; Talbot K; Hemby SE; Browne A; Chess A; Topol A; Charney A; Readhead B; Zhang B; Bennett DA; Kavanagh DH; Stahl EA; Schadt EE; Shah HR; Zhu J; Johnson JS; Fullard JF; Dudley JT; Brennand KJ; Fromer M; Mahajan MC; Roussos P; Akbarian S; Purcell SM; Hamamsy T; Haroutunian V; Wang YC; Gümüş ZH; Senthil G; Kramer R; Logsdon BA; Derry JMJ; Dang KK; Sieberts SK; Visintainer R; Shinobu LA; Sullivan PF; Klei LL, 2018, 'Landscape of Conditional eQTL in Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex and Co-localization with Schizophrenia GWAS', American Journal of Human Genetics, 102, pp. 1169 - 1184,
    Journal articles | 2017
    McConnell MJ; Moran JV; Abyzov A; Akbarian S; Bae T; Cortes-Ciriano I; Erwin JA; Fasching L; Flasch DA; Freed D; Ganz J; Jaffe AE; Kwan KY; Kwon M; Lodato MA; Mills RE; Paquola ACM; Rodin RE; Rosenbluh C; Sestan N; Sherman MA; Shin JH; Song S; Straub RE; Thorpe J; Weinberger DR; Urban AE; Zhou B; Gage FH; Lehner T; Senthil G; Walsh CA; Chess A; Courchesne E; Gleeson JG; Kidd JM; Park PJ; Pevsner J; Vaccarino FM, 2017, 'Intersection of diverse neuronal genomes and neuropsychiatric disease: The Brain Somatic Mosaicism Network', Science, 356,
    Journal articles | 2016
    Labadorf A; Hoss AG; Lagomarsino V; Latourelle JC; Hadzi TC; Bregu J; MacDonald ME; Gusella JF; Chen JF; Akbarian S; Weng Z; Myers RH, 2016, 'Correction: RNA sequence analysis of human huntington disease brain reveals an extensive increase in inflammatory and developmental gene expression', PLoS ONE, 11,
    Journal articles | 2007
    Huang HS; Matevossian A; Whittle C; Se YK; Schumacher A; Baker SP; Akbarian S, 2007, 'Prefrontal dysfunction in schizophrenia involves mixed-lineage leukemia 1-regulated histone methylation at GABAergic gene promoters', Journal of Neuroscience, 27, pp. 11254 - 11262,
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Akbarian S; Xu CY; Lim S, 2020, 'Analysis on the effect of spatial and spectral resolution of different remote sensing data in sugarcane crop yield study', in ISPRS Annals of the Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, pp. 655 - 661,

2021 Postgraduate Student Nominee Award University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia

2018 Outstanding postgraduate master’s student of the year (2nd rank) Master of Science, Surveying Engineering School University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

  • Geospatial data (satellite and aerial imagery) processing
  • 3D point cloud data (LiDAR) processing
  • Aerial mapping and 3D modeling
  • Image segmentation and classification through Machine Learning and Deep Learning algorithms
  • Research and development of Remote Sensing applications such as agriculture and mining,
  • Python, MATLAB, R programming