PhD ECE @ The University of Texas at Austin ---- 2017- 2022

MSc CE @ The University of Texas at Austin ---- 2017-2019

BSc ECE @ Helwan University ---- 2007-2012

Work Experience

Applied Research Scientist @Meta 2022 - Now

  • Working on cool things.

Research Engineer Intern (Platforms) @Meta Summer 2021

  • Develop novel state-of-the-art vision algorithms and corresponding systems, leveraging various deep learning techniques.

  • Contribute to research that can eventually be applied to Facebook products and run on billions of media items every day.

  • Based on the project, help analyze and improve efficiency, scalability, and stability of corresponding deployed algorithms.

  • Collaborate with team members, all the way from prototyping in a notebook to deploying at scale.

IMG Media Quality Intern @Apple Summer 2020

  • Worked on deep models to understand video subjective quality.

  • Researched deep architectures for image quality assessments.

Applied Research Intern @Intuitive Surgical Summer 2018

  • Worked on next generation surgical robotics systems.

  • Developed a novel IMU orientation filter that has been filed to be a patent.

  • Solved multi-rate sensor data fusion problems.

Software R&D Engineer (Autonomous Driving Algorithms) @Avelabs 2016 - 2017

  • Developed real time deep learning based object tracking layer for multi RADAR /LIDAR sensors.

  • Developed real time lane, road, objects and traffic sign detection deep learning based solution.

  • Proposed and worked on innovative products for the future of automotive technologies.

  • Built and lead the algorithms team.

Software R&D Engineer (Autonomous Driving Algorithms) @Valeo 2015 - 2016

  • Designed an algorithm that processed ultrasonic sensor raw data to detect and track multi-objects using unsupervised deep learning, the proposed solution is patented.

  • Developed a static mapping parking algorithm for autonomous vehicles using EKF.

  • Developed modules to move from feature based map to a segments based map.

Software Engineer @ITWorx 2014 - 2015

  • Designed, executed, assessed and troubleshoot software programs and web based applications.

Honors and Awards

  • 3rd place in UT Austin Terminal AI game competition 2019 ($3000 reward) Certificate

  • Winner of the Made in Egypt (MIE) and idea To Product (I2P) 2012 for my senior graduation project.