Dr. Usman Tariq | American University of Sharjah

Profile

College / Department

Teaching areas

Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence, Deep Learning, Signal Processing

Research areas

My research interests include computer vision, image processing, and machine learning, in general. More specifically, I am interested in object recognition, object detection, face recognition, soft biometrics, sparse coding and deep learning.

Education

PhD, Electrical And Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States, 2013
MS, Electrical And Computer Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States, 2009
BS, Electrical Engineering, University of Engineering and Technology - Taxila, 2004

Professional experience

Research Engineer, Xerox Research Center Europe, Rhone-Alpes, France, 2013 - 2014
Research Assistant,, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2009 - 2013
Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2012 - 2012
Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2011 - 2011
Consultant, Affectiva Inc., Massachusetts, United States, 2011 - 2011
Teaching Assistant, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2010 - 2010
Summer Intern, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2010 - 2010
Fellow, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 2007 - 2009

Memberships

IEEE, International, May 2013
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