Muhammad Atif Tahir, Ph.D, MIEEE
Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing
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Welcome to my web site. I am currently working as research fellow in Centre for Vision, Speech and Signal Processing (CVSSP), University of Surrey. Previously, I was working as research fellow at the Faculty of Computing, Engineering and Mathematical Sciences of University of the West of England (UWE). I received my BE degree in Computer Systems Engineering from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Karachi, Pakistan. I received an MSc degree in Computer Engineering from King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia. I got PhD from School of Electronics, Electrical and Computer Science, Queen's University, Belfast, United Kingdom. I am also Sun Certified Java Programmer for the JAVA 2 Platform.
My research interests are Pattern Recognition, Field Programmable Gate Arrays (FPGAs), Machine Learning, Digital Signal Processing, Image Processing, Evolutionary Heuristics, and Computer Networks.
Computer Programming, Networks and Communications, Web Programming, Internet Information Services, Communication Protocol Engineering, Computer Arithmetic, E-Commerce, Mobile Computing, Distributed Systems, Software Design, and Visual Programming.
Professional Activities / Membership
Winner of the Pascal VOC 2008 Challenge (Competition 1 on Classification)
Selected for Marquis Who's Who in Science and Engineering, 2006 edition.
Reviewer for Pattern Recognition Letters.
Reviewer for the IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation.
Reviewer for the IEEE Transactions on Biomedical Engineering.
Reviewer for the IEEE ICC Signal Processing Symposium for Communications (2006, 2007).
Reviewer for the 5th International Conference on Intelligent Data Engineering and Automated Learning (IDEAL'04).
Committee Member for the Sixth Saudi Engineering Conference 2002.
Committee Member for the Irish Machine Vision & Image Processing Conference 2005.
Member, Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) Computer Society.
University Studentship for PhD research at Queens.
Scholarship for Graduate studies at KFUPM.