Nina Saeedi received the B.S. and M.S. degrees both with distinction in biomedical engineering (bioelectric) from Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic), Iran, in 2007 and 2010 respectively. From 2006 to 2007 she was a research assistant at the Speech Processing Lab., at the Department of Biomedical Engineering, Amirkabir University of Technology, working on the diagnosis of laryngeal disorders from speech signals. She started her Ph.D. at the Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, the University of Melbourne, in 2011. Her research interests are signal processing, auditory perception and cochlear implants.