Academic Staff

                                        Dr. Ahmed Abdulkhalik Tahir
Dr. Ahmed Abdulkhalik Tahir
Professor
Digital Image Processing and Pattern Recognition
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    • Ph.D in Digital Image Processing from Imperial College of Science, Technology and Medicine, University of London, 1991.
    • Diploma Imperial College (DIC), 1991.
    • B.Sc (with First Class Honors) in Physics from the College of Science/ University of Mosul, Iraq in 1981.
    1. Tahir, A. AK., and Anghelus, S., (2019), “An accurate and fast method for eyelid detection” Accepted in the International Journal of Biometrics.
    2. Mustafa A. A., and Tahir A. AK., 2019, “Improving the Performance of Finger-Vein Recognition System Using A New Scheme of Modified Preprocessing Methods”, Accepted for publication in the Academic Journal of  Nawroz University (AJNU).
    3. Mohammed A. I., and Tahir A. AK., 2019, “A New Image Classification System Using Deep Convolutional Network and Modified AMSgrad Optimizer”, J. Duhok Univ., to be appeared in Vol. 22, No. 2.
    4. Mohammed A. I., and Tahir A. AK., 2019, “A New Optimizer for Image Classification Wide ResNet (WRN)”, Accepted for publication in the Academic Journal of  Nawroz University (AJNU).
    5. Tahir, A. AK., and Anghelus, S., (2019), “Human Biometrics and Biometric Recognition Systems; An Overview”, A XIX-a International Conference on Multidisciplinary, "Professor Dorin Paul - Romanian hydropower founder", Vol. 35/2019, ISSN 2067-7138, eISSN 2359-828X, Pp. (431-446), 20-21-September, 2019, Clij-Napoca, Romania,
    6. Tahir A. AK. And Anghelus Steluta, A New Method of Eyelid Detection for Iris Recognition, The XVIII International Conference on Multidisciplinary, "Professor Dorin Paul - Romanian hydropower founder", Vol. 33/2018, ISSN 2067-7138, eISSN 2359-828X, Pp (171 - 184), 1-2 June, 2018, Cluj,  Romania.
    7. Tahir A. AK. And Al-Dohuki Shamal, Image Fusion for Resolution Improvement of Multispectral Satellite Images, The XVII International Conference on Multidisciplinary, "Professor Dorin Paul - Romanian hydropower founder", Vol. 31/2017, ISSN 2067-7138, Pp (397 - 412), 2-3 June, 2017, Sebes,  Romania.
    8. Tahir A. AK. And Bindian A. I., Iris Localization for biometric based person Identification, the XVI International Conference on Multidisciplinary, "Professor Dorin Paul - Romanian hydropower founder", Vol. 30/2016, ISSN 2067-7138, Pp (215 - 224)10-11 June, 2016, Sebes , Romania.
    9. Tahir A. AK., Integrating artificial neural network and classical methods for unsupervised classification of optical remote sensing data, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing 2012,2012:165 doi:10.1186/1687-6180-2012-165.
    10. Tahir A. AK., “A Multiple Classifier System for Supervised Classification of Remotely Sensed Data”, J. Duhok Univ., Vol.14, No.1, (Pure and Eng. Sciences), Pp 260-273, 2011.
    11. Tahir A. AK., “A System Based on Ratio Images and Quick Probabilistic Neural Network for Continuous Cloud Classification”, IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing, Vol. 49, No. 12, Pp 5008-5015, DECEMBER 2011.
    12. Tahir A. AK Improving Spatial features of Multispectral Satellite Images using Wavelet Transform”, The First Scientific Conference of the Scientific research council, High Education Ministry, Baghdad, 14th- MAY-2002.
    13. Tahir A. AK., “Interactive Specification of Multispectral Dataset Transformation Through 3D Display of Feature Space”, The First Iraqi Conference of Remote Sensing, Remote Sensing Society of Iraq, Baghdad, OCTOBER-1997.
    14. Tahir A. AK. and Al-Barhawi D. H., “An Interactive Software for Satellite  Image Filtering Using Fourier Domain”, Al Rafidain Science Journal, Vol.13, No.1, Published by the University of Mosul, 2001.
    15. Tahir A. AK. and Esa H. K., “A PC-Based Image Processing Software”, Education and Science Journal, No.49, Published by the University of Mosul, 2001.
    16. Tahir A. AK., “Generation and Display of False Colour Composite Using Personal- Computer’, Al Rafidain Science Journal, Vol.12, No.2, Published by the University of Mosul,2000.

    • Digital Image Processing and Pattern Recognition.
    • Biometric Recognition Systems
    • Remote Sensing
    • Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs)
    • Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs)

    • Digital Image Processing Courses to MSC and PHD students, University of Mosul / Computer Science Department and Institute of Remote Sensing Institute.
    • Pattern Recognition Courses to MSC and PHD students, University of Mosul / Computer Science Department and Institute of Remote Sensing Institute.
    • Digital Image Processing Courses to MSC students, University of Duhok / Computer Science Dept.
    • Remote Sensing course to MSC and PHD students, University of Mosul / Institute of Remote Sensing Institute.
    • Biometric measurement recognition to MSC students, University of Duhok / computer science department.
    • Artificial Neural Network to MSC and PHD students, University of Duhok / Computer Science and Physics Departments.
    • Special Topics in Digital Image Processing to MSC students, University of Duhok / Computer Science Dept.
    • Digital Image Processing Courses to the 4th year students of Computer Science, University of Duhok / Computer Science Dept.
    • Numerical Analysis to 3rd Year students, University of Duhok / Computer Science and Physics Departments.
    • Remote Sensing course to BSC students, University of Mosul / College of Education / Physics Dept.
    • Remote Sensing course to BSC students, University of Duhok / College of Science / Physics Dept.
    • Computer Graphics to the 3rd year students, University of Duhok / Computer Science Dept.
    • Programming languages (Fortran77, Fortran90, Basic, C++) to the first and second year students, University of Duhok / Computer Science Dept.
    • Wave Motion to the 2nd and 3rd year students, University of Mosul and University of Duhok / Physics department.
    • Analytical Mechanics to the 3rd year students, University of Duhok / Physics department.
    • Calculus to the 1st Year students, University of Duhok / Physics Dept.

  • Ph.D. Theses


    Thesis Title:  Vectorization of Remote Sensing Data for GIS Use
    Student Name: Dhya Hazim Al-Barhawee
    Place: University of Mosul/ College of Mathematics and Computer Science/ Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2006

     

    Masters Theses


    Thesis Title: Image Classification Using Convolutional Neural Networks (CNNs).
    Student Name: Arman I. Mohammed
    Place: University of Duhok/ College of Science / Computer Science dept.
    Year: 2019


    Thesis Title: Improving Spatial Resolution of Satellite Images Through Image Fusion Techniques.
    Student Name: Shamal M.Ameen Taha
    Place: University of Duhok/College of Education / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2008


    Thesis Title: Investigation and Development of Iris Localization Techniques.
    Student Name: Ahmed Ismail Bindian
    Place: University of Duhok/ College of Education / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2008


    Thesis Title: Automatic Road Extraction From IKONAS Image.
    Student Name: Jiyan A. Younis Al-Butany
    Place: University of Duhok/ College of Education / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2008


    Thesis Title: Identification and Classification of Clouds through Satellite Images Using Visual Interpretation and                                          Integrated Classification Methods.
    Student Name: Zobaida Shaheen Saif-Aldin 
    Place: University of Duhok/ College of Education / Physics Dept.
    Year: 2006


    Thesis Title: Auto Recognition Of Lineaments & Drainage System Using Satellite Images.
    Student Name: Alhan Anwer Younes
    Place: University of Mosul /College of Mathematics and Computer Science / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2005


    Thesis Title: Modeling of The Winter Rainful In The Mountain Destrict of Iraq Using Remote Sensing Data.
    Student Name: Ahmed Adbulghafur Khattab
    Place: University of Tekrit/ College of Education/Department of Geography.
    Year: 2005


    Thesis Title: An Automatic Software System For Earth Cover Type Identification From Satellite Images.
    Student Name: Ma’n Abdulkhalik Al-Bag’oa
    Place: University of Mosul / College of Mathematics and Computer Science / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2004


    Thesis Title: Land Cover Change Detection of Balad Using Image Processing Methods
    Student Name: Ruqaya Ahmed Al-Ani 
    Place: University of Tekrit/ College of Education/ Department of Geography
    Year: 2004


    Thesis Title: Radar Image Correction For Speckle Noise.
    Student Name: Hadher Ibrahim Al-Jebury
    Place: University of Mosul / College of Mathematics and Computer Science / Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2004


    Thesis Title: Integration Between Classical & Neural Network Approaches For Unsupervised Classification of Remote                                    Sensing Data.
    Student Name: Lubna T. Hmedi Al-Kuhla
    Place: University of Mosul / College of Mathematics and Computer Science/ Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2004


     

    Thesis Title: Using Image of Satellites as Data Base in Spatial Analysis of Geographical Information System. 
    Student Name: Yaseen Dawood Al-Zubaidy
    Place: University of Mosul / College of Mathematics and Computer Science/ Computer Science Dept.
    Year: 2004


     

    Thesis Title: Construction of a Proposed System of Multiple Classification For Remote Sensing Data.
    Student Name: Kanar M. Sami Al-Nuaimy
    Place: University of Mosul/High Institute for Remote Sensing. 
    Year: 2002


    Thesis Title: Image Recognition Using Pattern Vector Entropy And Invariant Moments 
    Student Name: Fadwa Subhi Mustafa Al-Azzo
    Place: University of Mosul/High Institute for Remote Sensing.
    Year: 2002


    Thesis Title: An Interactive Software For Image Registration Using  New Algorithms.
    Student Name: Abeer Adil Al-Allaf
    Place: University of Mosul/High Institute for Remote Sensing.
    Year: 2002


    Thesis Title: Multispectral Image Fusion Using Wavelet Transform.
    Student Name: Abdul-Rahman Ramzi Qub’a
    Place: University of Mosul/High Institute for Remote Sensing.
    Year: 2001

  • Training Courses


    • One year training Course on computer Hardware and Software in DigitalEquipement Corporation Institute (DEC) in West Germany 1983-1984.
    • One month training Course on the Control Panel of the Optical Telescope in 1984 at Seize Company in West Germany, NOV.-1984.

    Conference


    • Title: XVI International Conference – Multidisciplinary, “Professor Dorin Pavel – Romanian Hydropower Founder – Sebes, 2016

              Date: 10-11 June 2016

              Presenting

     

    • Title: The First Iraqi Conference of Remote Sensing, Remote Sensing Society of Iraq, Baghdad, OCTOBER-             1997.

               Date: 1997

               Presenting

     

    Others


    • Member, IEEE Member/ 2011 +/ Attending
    • Member, EURASIP Journal on Image and Video processing/ 2011 +/ Attending
    • Member, Kurdistan Physicists Syndicate/ 2010+/ Attending
    • Design of Navigation System Software using GPS Facilities/ 2001/ project/ Presenting
    • Design of Image Processing System For Remote Sensing Application/ 2002/ project/ Presenting

     

    Reviewer of the following journals


    • Journal and Conference proceedings Manuscripts (IEEE Transaction of Geoscience and Remote Sensing.
    • Journal of Intelligent System (JISys).
    • International Journal of Remote Sensing in UK.
    • Al-Rafidain Journal in University of Mosul.
    • Iraqi National Geology Journal.
    • Duhok University Journal.
    • Proceedings of Zakho conference on science.

    2010 +/ Presenting

           

     

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      ahmdi@uod.ac

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