Dr. Amin Rezaei joined the CSULB Department of Computer Engineering & Computer Science as an Assistant Professor in Fall 2020. He obtained his Ph.D. in Computer Engineering from Northwestern University. He also holds master's degrees in Computer Science from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Computer Engineering from Shahid Beheshti University.

Dr. Rezaei has a dozen years of experience in hardware security and computer architecture and has published 40 peer-reviewed scientific articles at flagship venues such as DAC, ICCAD, DATE, and ASP-DAC. He has served on the technical program committees and as session chair of many major conferences in his area, including IPDPS, ICCAD, ASP-DAC, ICCD, and GLSVLSI. Furthermore, NSF has funded two of his grant proposals totaling half a million dollars towards CISE-MSI and CRII programs. He is also the recipient of an Academic Excellence Award from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette and Walter P. Murphy and Royal E. Cabell Fellowship awards from Northwestern University.