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Dr. Moataz Mahmoud Abdelwahab

Assistant Professor ,
School of Communications and Information Technology 


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EDUCATION

  • Ph.D.in Electrical Engineering , University of Central Florida , 2007.
  • MS.in Electrical Engineering , Alexandria University, 2001.
  • BS .in Electrical Engineering , Alexandria University, 1999.

       

RESEARCH INTERESTS

  • Computer vision.
  • Signal/Image processing.
  • Adaptive signal processing.
  • One and multidimensional signal compression, Filtering, with applications (speaker recognition, image classification).

TEACHING

  • Digital signal processing.
  • Adaptive Signal Processing.
  • Circuits Analysis.
  • Operational Amplifiers.

HONORS & AWARDS

  • Best student paper award in the 49th IEEE International MWSCAS2006.
  • US Patent- 7,724,960 , May 2010.
  • Graduate Research Fellowship, UCF.
  • Electrical Engineering Department, Ph.D Fellowship, UCF.
  • Outstanding Teaching Award, AIT (2001).

SOCIETIES & MEMBERSHIPS

  • IEEE

  PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

  • Nile University, Assistant professor, Spring 2009-present.
  • University of Central Florida, Adjunct Faculty/ Post Doc, Spring 2008– Spring 2009.
  • University of Central Florida, Research/Teaching Assistant, Spring 2003 – Fall 2007.
  • Alexandria Institute of Technology Instructor, Fall.1999 – Fall 2002.

SELECTED RECENT PUBLICATIONS

  1. M. Naeil , Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “Human Action recognition employing TD2DPCA and VQ ” The 53th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’10), Seattle, USA, August 2010
  2. M. Naeil , Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “Human Action recognition employing PCA and VQ in the spatio-temporal domain “ The 8th International IEEE-NEWCAS Conference, Montreal, Canada, June 2010
  3. Mohamed Azzam, Tarek Khalil , Mahmoud Allam , Moataz M. Abdelwahab, , “ICT and Education … Towards an effective context of Technology utilization” The 19th International conference on management of technology, Cairo, Egypt, March 2010
  4. Feras Batarseh, Moataz M. Abdelwahab and Issa Batarseh. “QuizMe- An Interactive Learning Tool with Application to Electrical Circuits, ” American Society for Engineering Education Southeastern Section Annual Conference, Georgia, April , 2009.
  5. Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “ Parallel Structure System Employing PCA and VQ in the Transform Domain for Facial Recognition,” The 51th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’08), Knoxville, Tennessee, August 2008.
  6. Wasfy B. Mikhael, Pradeep Ragothaman and Moataz M. Abdelwahab “Nontraditional Signal Processing Techniques Employing Linear Transforms , ” The 50th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’07), Montreal, Canada, August 2007.
  7. Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “Efficient Feature Representation Employing PCA and VQ in the Transform Domain for Facial Recognition,” The 50th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’07), Montreal, Canada, August 2007.
  8. Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “Recognition of Noisy Facial Images Employing Transform –Domain Two-Dimensional Principal Component Analysis,” The 49th IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems (MWSCAS’06), San Juan, Puerto Rico, August 2006. (2nd Best Student paper award (302 papers)).
  9. Moataz M. Abdelwahab, and Wasfy B. Mikhael, “A New Fast Facial Recognition Algorithm Applicable to Large Databases,” The 4th International IEEE-NEWCAS Conference, Gatineau, Canada. June 2006.