Tarik Elamsy, Ph.D

Assistant Professor

Abu Dhabi Campus

+971 2 6133225



Tarik Elamsy received his Master's and PH.D. Degrees in Computer Science from the University of Windsor, Canadain 2014.  He worked as a researcher for the Internation Border Lab at the University of Windsor. He joined Al Ain University in 2016 as an Assistant Professor for the College of Engineering.  His research interest includes Computer Vision, image recognition, 3D reconstruction, Bioinformatics, and Artificial Intelligence. 


Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada

M.Sc. Computer Science, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada

B.Sc. Computer Science , University of Ajman of Science & Technology, UAE.

Research Interests

Computer Vision, 3D Reconstruction, Camera Calibration, Video-Surveillance, Augmented Reality, Wireless Sensor Networks.

Selected Publications

  • T. Elamsy, A. Habed, and B. Boufama. "Self-calibration of stationary nonrotating zooming cameras".  Image and Vision Computing, 32, no.3:212-226, 2014.
  • T. Elamsy, A. Habed, B.  Boufama. "Parallel planes Identification using uncalibrated zooming cameras". Computer and Robot Vision (CRV), 2013 International Conference on, pp.174-180, 2013.
  • T. Elamsy, A. Habed, B.  Boufama. "A new method for linear affine self-calibration of stationary zooming stereo cameras". Image Processing (ICIP), 2012 19th IEEE International Conference on, pp.353-356, 2012.
  • Habed, T. Elamsy, B.  Boufama. "Combining mendonça-cipolla self-calibration and scene constraints". Advances in Image and Video Technology. Springer Berlin Heidelberg, pp. 168-179, 2012.
  • T. Elamsy and R. El-Marakby. "Flooding Zone Control Protocol (FZCP): enhancing the reliability of real-time multimedia delivery in WSNs". Signal Processing and Information Technology (ISSPIT), 2009 IEEE International Symposium on, pp.451-456, 2009.
  • T. Elamsy and R. El-Marakby. "Flooding Zone Initialization Protocol (FZIP): Enabling efficient multimedia diffusion for multi-hop wireless networks". IEEE Symposium on  Computers and Communications, pp.1056-1061, 2008.
  • Z. Lichun, R. Kent, A. Aggarwal, P. Viranthi, Q. Rahman, T. Elamsy, O. Ejelike. "Construction of a Webportal and User Management Framework for Grid". High Performance Computing Systems and Applications, 21st International Symposium on, pp. 14-21, 2007.
  • Boufama B., Elamsy T., Habed A., "Three-dimensional Metric Reconstruction Using Uncalibrated Zooming Images: a Practical Solution". In Proceedings of the 10th Asian Control Conference (ASCC 2015), Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia, May 31 - June 3, 2015
  • Shafiq Ahmad, B. Boufama, P. Habashi, W. Anderson, T. Elamsy: Automatic license plate recognition: A comparative study. ISSPIT 2015: 635-640

Teaching Courses

  • Data Structure.
  • Computer Ethics.
  • Computer Graphic.s
  • Discrete Structure.
  • Object-Oriented Programming.
  • Web Development.
  • Artificial Intelligence.


Expertise related to UN Sustainable Development Goals

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