“Everyone is unique: Look at what you have and be thankful.” ( – A. El Saddik)


Distinguished Professor Abdulmotaleb El Saddik research interests are Digital Twins which include Artificial Intelligence (AI), Multimedia Computing and Applications, Smart Cities, Internet of Things, Multimedia Security and Biometrics, Social Media, Haptics and Vehicular Area Networks.

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Professor Hussein Al Osman interests include Affective Computing, Human Computer Interaction, Serious Gaming, Health Informatics, Biometrics and Software Defined Networking. He also leads the Multimedia Processing and Interaction Group.

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Professor Sarah Fraser research interests include Cognition, Dual task, Neuroimaging (fNIRS).

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Professor Jiying Zhao research interests include Image and video processing, Watermarking and Multimedia communications.

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 Prof. Pascal Fallavollita research interests include: Augmented and Virtual Reality, Medical Education,  Computer Assisted Interventions,  tele-operation. he also leads the METRICS lab.

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 Postdoctoral Fellows

Dr. Fedwa Lamarti
Research interest include: Digital Twin for Well-being and Sport, Artificial Intelligence, and Serious Games.
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Dr. Basim Hafidh “باسم عبد حافظ”
Biofeedback, Tangible User Interfaces, Haptic Sensors, Actuators
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Juan Sebastian Arteaga Falconi
Behavioral Biometrics
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PhD Candidates

Haopeng Wang
Artificial Intelligence, Computer Vision
Karim Alghoul
Affective Computing, Human Computer Interaction and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
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Zhi Wang
Digital Twins, Artificial Intelligence
Mohamad AlJa’afrah
Collaborative Virtual Environment, Tactile Internet
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Hawazin Badawi
Smart Cities, E-Health
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Fatimah Alzamzami
Social Networks
Saeed Alharthi
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Hikmat Adhami
Sensor Network, Tactile Internet
Namrata Bagaria, MBBS, MPH,
Interdisciplinary research, Digital Twins, Wellness, Incentives, Business Development
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Majd Karam
Social Networks, Human Needs
Roberto Martinez
Digital Twins, Artificial Intelligence
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Master’s Students

Jianquan Wang
Robotics, Sport Medicine, Computer Vision
Ziad Ghazi
Wearable Haptics, IoT
Rahatara Fardousi
Digital Twins, IoT, DL
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Zhichao Zhang
Tactile Internet, Haptics
Rogelio Gámez
Computer Vision, Smart Coaching
Yezhe Ding
Artificial intelligence for sport and well-being, Computer vision
Qingtian Yu
AR/VR, Artificial intelligence for sport and well-being
Jianuo Liu
Tactile Internet, Multimedia Network

Undergraduate and visiting researchers

Hanif Bin Ariffin Pedro Henrique Bittencourt Ferreira


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