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Mahmoud Awadallah


Degree Objective: Ph.D. (Advisor: Prof. Lynn Abbott)

Resume: Seeking a job in Academia

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Research Interests:
 

  • Image processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Datamining

 

Education:
 

  • PhD., Electrical and Computer Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, USA, since Spring 2011 (Expected Graduation: Spring 2015)
  • M.Sc., Computer Science, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt, 2009
  • B.Sc., Computer Science, Suez Canal University, Ismailia, Egypt, 2001

 

Work Experiences:
 

  • [Nov. 2013 - Aug. 2014] NASA-funded GRA
  • [Nov. 2001-Feb. 2009] Faculty of Computers & Informatics, Suez Canal University. Full time teaching assistant
  • [March 2009-Now] Faculty of Computers & Informatics, Suez Canal University. Full time lecturer assistant
  • [Sept. 2003 - Now] Optimal Systems Company, Ismailia, Egypt.  Part Time researcher & Senior C/C++ and Java programmer

 

Publications: 

  • Mahmoud AwadAllah, Lynn Abbott, Sherin Ghannam, “Segmentation of Sparse Noisy Point Clouds Using Active Contour Models,” (to appear) 21st IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2014.
  • Mahmoud AwadAllah, Sherin Ghannam, Lynn Abbott, and Ahmed Ghanem, “A Two-stage Algorithm for Extraction of Ground and Top of Canopy in Photon-counting Profiling-LiDAR Data in Preparation for The ICESat-2 Mission,” IEEE International Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS), 2014, pp.1353-1356, July 2014.
  • Mahmoud AwadAllah, A. Lynn Abbott, Valerie A. Thomas, Randolph H. Wynne, and Ross F. Nelson, “Estimating Forest Canopy Height using Photon-counting Laser Altimetry,” 13th International Conference on LiDAR applications for assessing forest ecosystems (Silvilaser 2013),Beijing, China, Oct. 9-11, 2013.
  • Mahmoud AwadAllah, Sherin Ghannam, A. Lynn Abbott, Ahmed Ghanem, “Active Contour Models for Extracting Ground and Forest Canopy Curves from Discrete Laser Altimeter Data,” 13th International Conference on LiDAR applications for assessing forest ecosystems (Silvilaser 2013),Beijing, China, Oct. 9-11, 2013.
  • Ahmed M. Ghanem, Mahmoud S. AwadAllah and Hamed M. Sallam, “RSS-ARM: Reduced Search Space Based Technique for Association Rule Mining” 20th International Conference on Software Engineering and Data Engineering (SEDE-2011), Las Vegas, NV USA, June 20-22, 2011.

 

Relevant Courses Taken:

  • ECE 6504: Advanced Topics in Computer Vision
  • ECE 5554: Computer Vision Sys
  • GRAD 5134: TS: Intrdscplnry Res Rmt Snsng
  • FOR 5254 Rem Sensing Nat Res
  • ECE 5565: Network Arch & Protocols I
  • ECE 5566: Network Arch & Protocols II
  • ECE 5524: Pattern Recognition
  • ECE 4580: Digital Image Processing
  • AU 11750 Directed Reading in Computer and Systems Engineering
  • AU 10611 Introduction to Digital Signal Processing
  • AU 11718 Neural Networks and Fuzzy logic
  • AU 11748 Studies in Data Mining

 

Personal Interests:

  • Soccer, Chess
  • Reading, Traveling
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