People profiles

Devinder Kumar

MASc. Candidate

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Research interests

I develop computer vision tools to analyze Image data. This includes object identification/classification, motion tracking and mobile robot vision.

Shahid Haider

Ph.D. Candidate

Qiyao Yu

Ph.D.

Short biography

I received my B.A.Sc. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Tsinghua University, China in 1997, my M.A.Sc. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the Memorial University of Newfoundland, Canada in 2002, and my Ph.D. degree in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo, Canada, in 2006. I am currently working at Eutrovision inc, Shanghai, China.

Elnaz Barshan

Ph.D. Candidate

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Steven Leigh

M.A.Sc.

Email: sleigh@uwaterloo.ca

Short biography

I received my undergrad degree in Systems Design Engineering from the University of Waterloo in 2011. I continued into a masters degree in the same department under the supervision of Professor David Clausi.

David A. Clausi

Ph.D

Short biography

Damian Kwok

M.A.Sc.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Research topics

Remote Sensing

Robert Amelard

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Wen

Wen Zhang

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Fan Li

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

I am a fourth-year Ph.D student. Before I came here, I received my Master's degree in pattern recognition and intelligent systems from Wuhan University in China. 

Supervisors

Alexander WongDavid A. Clausi

Alexander Wong

Ph.D.

Short biography

Philippe Maillard

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Short biography

I have an undergraduate degree in Physical Geography - Université de Montréal (1986), an M.Sc. in Geography - Université de Montreal (1990), and a PhD in Remote Sensing - University of Queensland (2001). I am currently an adjunct professor at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. I have strong experience in the geosciences with an emphasis on remote sensing. 

Kurtis McBride

Kurtis McBride

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Jiange Grace Liu

Jiange Grace Liu

Ph.D. Candidate

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Research interests

I'm interested in the fields of image processing, computer vision, pattern recognition and related areas. My current researches are both in biomedical imaging and remote sensing.

Simon Alexander

Ph.D.

Short biography

I am currently employed as the manager of software systems development at Tornado Medical Systems, a young medical device startup in Toronto. Here I am responsible for the group doing algorithm research as well as those doing product development and scientific programming.

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

M. Javad Shafiee

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Wesley Campaigne

M.A.Sc. (2012)

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Research topics

Multiresolution Techniques

Scientific Imaging

Research demos

Porous Media

Paul Fieguth

Ph.D.

Short biography

Paul Fieguth received his B.A.Sc. degree from the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada, in 1991 and his Ph.D. degree from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, in 1995, both degrees in electrical engineering.

Huawu (Gordon) Deng

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Short biography

Peter Iles

Peter Iles

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Lei Wang

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

John Zelek

John Zelek

Ph.D.

Kirsten Robinson

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Kirsten has worked in robotics and electrical engineering creating ethanol from waste cellulose, reducing pain from pressure on neurofibromas, and on building underwater robots, adjustable high-heeled shoes, operating systems for Blackberries, and energy models.

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Namrata

Namrata Bandekar

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

I am a Master's student in the Department of Systems Design Engineering at University of Waterloo. I am currently working on 'SAR sea ice image ice and open water classification' under the supervision of Prof. David Clausi.

Linlin Xu

Post Doctorate Fellow (Candidate)

Short biography

Edward Li

MASc. Candidate

Short biography

I am originally from Beijing, China. I moved to Canada in 2005. I am currently a MASc student in the VIP lab working on biomedical imaging applications, hyperspectral imaging technologies and image sparse reconstruction. 

Supervisors

Alexander Wong

Rishi

Rishi Jobanputra

M.A.Sc.

rjobanpu@yahoo.com

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Research topics

Computer Vision

Image Segmentation/Classification

Ahmed Gawish

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Ahmed Gawish finished his B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the Faculty of Computers and Information, Cairo University 2001, 2006 respectively. In June 2011, Ahmed joined the VIP lab as a Ph.D candidate working under the supervision of prof. Fieguth.

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Fu Jin

Ph.D.

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Research topics

Multiresolution Techniques

Research demos

Image Denoising

Sara Greenberg

M.A.Sc.

Research interests

Sara's research interests are computer vision, image and video processing, biomechanical modelling, particle filtering, and projection mapping.

Research topics

Computer Vision

Keyvan Kasiri

Ph.D. Candidate
Aanchal Jain

Aanchal Jain

M.A.Sc

Short biography

I completed my B.Tech in Electrical Engineering from IIT Delhi and am enrolled as an MASc student in the Systems Design Engineering department. I am working under the supervision of Prof. Paul Fieguth and Prof. A. Wong.

Fu (Helen) Hui

Post Doctorate Fellow (Candidate)

Jason Deglint

MASc. Candidate

Short biography

I currently have a growing interest in business and entrepreneurship so that I can turn great ideas into value and profit. I see this as only the beginning and I am looking forward to new experiences where I can continue to be challenged and grow as an individual.

Mark Korhonen

Mark Korhonen

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

After completing my MASc degree in the field of detecting emotions in music, I am now an engineer working in video processing at Magnum Semiconductor in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Ian Kennedy

Ph.D. Candidate

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Mohamed Ali

Ph.D.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Kaylen Pfisterer

Ph.D.

Short biography

Bi Hongbo

Post Doctorate Fellow (Candidate)

Short biography

I am a visiting researcher in the Vision and Image Processing Lab. I collaborate with professor David Clausi, professor Paul Fieguth, Post Doctoral Fellow (PDF) Christian Scharfenberger and Ph.D. Ahmed Gawish in the areas of image processing and digital watermarking.

Francis Li

MASc. Candidate

Supervisors

Alexander Wong

Research interests

My research interests are in 3D computer vision, image processing, and object recognition. I'm currently working on 3D reconstruction using low-cost hardware.

Research topics

Computer Vision

Simon Booth

M.A.Sc.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Research Topics

Video Analysis

Ruben Yousuf

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Fakhry Khellah

Ph.D.

Short biography

Audrey Chung

MASc. Candidate

Supervisors

Alexander Wong

Shiva Zaboli

Shiva Zaboli

M.A.Sc.

Email: szaboli[at]uwaterloo.ca

Short biography

I have received my BSCE in Computer Engineering (Hardware) and MSCS in Computer Science (Machine Intelligence and Robotics) both from the Computer Engineering and Information Technology Department at Amirkabir University of Technology (Tehran Polytechnic) in 1999 and 2003 respectively.

Hicham Sekkati

Post Doctorate Fellow (Candidate)

Short biography

Shimon Schwartz

Ph.D.

Email: shimon.schwartz@nrc.gc.ca

Short biography

I completed my Ph.D. in Systems Design Engineering in 2013 at University of Waterloo. I served as  anadjunct Professor at the Department of Systems Design Engineering, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.

Renyan (Ryan) Ge

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Ameneh Boroomand

Ph.D. Candidate

Peter Kruzlics

MASc. Candidate

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Neil Cavan

Neil Cavan

M.A.Sc

Short biography

Neil Cavan completed his undergraduate degree in Mechanical Engineering at the University of Waterloo in 2007. After working as a mechanical designer for two years, he completed his MASc in Systems Design engineering in August 2011 and is currently employed at 2G Robotics.

Shelley Wang

Post Doctorate Fellow (Candidate)

Short biography

My research interests include stochastic graphical learning and modeling for large-scale networks and data mining and visualization, affective computing, image processing, computer vision, signal processing, femtocell networking, network control theory, wideband spectrum sensing, and dynamic spectrum access. My current focus is on efficient high-resolution, remote spatial biosignals measurements using video imaging for affective computing.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Azadeh Mohebi

Ph.D.

Short biography

As a PhD student at the Department of Systems Design Engineering, Azadeh Mohebi started her research with Professor Fieguth in the VIP lab on the statistical fusion of scientific images. Her research was specifically on fusing 2D high-resolution images and MRI low-resolution samples of porous media, using statistical models to generate artificial 2D images with higher resolution.

Shannon Puddister

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Following graduate school, I attended law school and currently practice as a commercial litigator in Toronto.  I am founding director of Kulemela Canada, an organization that aims to promote technical and engineering know-how in underdeveloped regions of the world.

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Daniel S. Cho

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

I received a bachelor’s degree in biomedical computing at the Queen’s University, and a M.E.Sc degree in biomedical engineering at the University of Western Ontario. I am a current PhD student at the University of Waterloo. 

Gabriel Carballo

Ph.D.

Short biography

G. F. Carballo received his B.S. degree in computer science in 1992 and his B.S. degree in astronomy in 1993, from the Universidad de la Republica, Montevideo, Uruguay. He received his Ph.D. degree from the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden, in geoinformatics.

Meng Xi Zhu

MASc. Candidate

Zhijie Wang

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Email: z373wang@uwaterloo.ca

Short biography

I am currently a postdoc fellow in the Systems Design Engineering Department, University of Waterloo, under the supervision of Dr. Clausi. I obtained my PhD degree from the Department of Computing Science in University of Alberta.

Fred Tung

Fred Tung

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Frederick Tung received the MASc degree in systems design engineering from the University of Waterloo in 2010. His research interests lie in computer vision, image processing, and pattern recognition; his current projects include image segmentation,motion estimation,and behaviour and scene analysis for intelligent surveillance.

Farnoud Kazemzadeh

Ph.D. Candidate

Nezam Kachouie

Ph.D.

Supervisors

Paul Fieguth

Research topics

Biomedical Imaging

Bing Yue

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Nazanin Asadi

Ph.D. Candidate

Supervisors

David A. Clausi

Research topics

Remote Sensing

Research demos

SAR Sea Ice Image Synthesis

Kai (Alex) Qin

PDF

Short biography

Farnoud Kazemzadeh

Ph.D. Candidate

Steffen Lindner

M.A.Sc.

Short biography

Andre Carrington

Ph.D. Candidate

Short biography

Dorothy Lui

M.A.Sc. Candidate
Ying

Ying Liu

Ph.D.

Emaily30liu@engmail.uwaterloo.ca

Short biography

Ying Liu received her Ph.D. degree in the field of signal and image processing at the University of Waterloo in the department of Systems Design Engineering in 2011. She received her B.E. degree from Huazhong University of Science and Technology, and her M.Sc. from Chinese Academy of Science.

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