Faculty Hammad Raza


  • Pakistan Navy Engineering College
  • 02148503223
  • hammad@pnec.nust.edu.pk
  • Doctoral

Academic Background
PhD in Electrical Engineering (Computer Vision, RFID, Sensor Fusion, Machine Learning) Doctoral Michigan State University January 04, 2008 - December 13, 2013
MS in Computer Engineering (Image Processing, Pattern Recognition, Computer Vision, DSP) Masters University of Engineering and Technology Taxila June 01, 2004 - January 01, 2006
BE in Electrical Engineering ( ) Bachelor NED University of Engineering and Technology Karachi July 01, 1993 - December 31, 1997
Honours and Awards
HEC Fellowship HEC Fellowship for the International Research Support Initiative program, 2006 & Indigenous Fellowship for MS-PhD, 2004 September 25, 2006
CASE Talented Student CASE Talented Student Award for outstanding academic performance throughout the year 2005. September 24, 2005
US Fulbright US Fulbright / HEC scholarship for PhD January 07, 2008
CASE Talented Student CASE Talented Student Award for outstanding academic performance throughout the year 2006. September 24, 2006
Best Poster Award Third place best poster award in IEEE Southeastern Michigan Nanotechnology Conference, USA 2009 November 18, 2009
GEF Award Michigan State University Summer Graduate Excellence Fellowship (GEF) Award, 2013 April 10, 2013
Researcher at Exploratory Computer Vision group and Cognitive Enterprise Lab Graduate Co-op IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center May 01, 2013 - May 18, 2022.
Anomaly Recognition from Surveillance Videos using 3D Convolution Neural Network May 01, 2021 Ramna Maqsood, Gulshan Saleem, Usama Ijaz Bajwa, Muhammad Waqas Anwar, Dr Rana Hammad Raza Multimedia Tools and Applications - Volume 80, Pages 18693–18716
Adaptive stochastic segmentation via energy-convergence for brain tumor in MR images July 01, 2017 LubnaFarhi, Adeel Yusuf, Rana Hammad Raza Journal of Visual Communication and Image Representation - Volume: 46, Pages: 303-311
Fine-Grained Vehicle Classification in Urban Traffic Scenes using Deep Learning April 05, 2021 - April 06, 2021 Syeda Aneeba Najeeb, Rana Hammad Raza, Adeel Yusuf , Zamra Sultan 11th International Conference on Robotics, Vision, Signal Processing, and Power Applications (RoViSP) - Malaysia
Effectiveness of State-of-the-Art Super Resolution Algorithms in Surveillance Environment December 09, 2020 - December 10, 2020 Muhammad Ali Farooq, Ammar Ali Khan, Ansar Ahmad, Rana Hammad Raza 8th Machine Intelligence and Digital Interaction Conference - Poland
Evaluating Effect of Block Size in Compressed Sensing for Grayscale Images December 18, 2017 - December 20, 2017 Muhammad Abdur Rehman Hashmi, Rana Hammad Raza 2017 International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology - Pakistan
Landmark based Audio Fingerprinting for Naval Vessels December 19, 2016 - December 21, 2016 Muhammad Abdur Rehman Hashmi, Rana Hammad Raza 2016 International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology - Pakistan
Comparative analysis of vehicle detection in urban traffic environment using Haar cascaded classifiers and blob statistics December 06, 2016 - December 07, 2016 Yumnah Hasan, Muhammad Umair Arif, Amad Asif, Rana Hammad Raza Future Technologies Conference (FTC) 2016 - United States
Automatic Lesion Detection Systems (ALDS) for Skin Cancer Classification using SVM and Neural Classifers October 31, 2016 - November 02, 2016 Muhammad Ali Farooq, Muhammad Ali Farooq, Muhammad Aatif Mobeen Azhar, Rana Hammad Raza 2016 IEEE 16th International Conference on Bioinformatics and Bioengineering - Taiwan
Detection and Classification of Vehicles in Varying Complexity of Urban Traffic Scenes February 14, 2016 - February 18, 2016 Muhammad Umair Arif, Zain ul Aabidin Lodhi, Maheen Khan, Rana Hammad Raza Video Surveillance and Transportation Imaging Applications 2016 - United States
Professional Experience:
Dir Virtual Reality Center Pakistan Navy January 01, 2019 -
Dir Video Analytics Lab Pakistan Navy January 01, 2016 -
Manager (30y of Maritime exp) Pakistan Navy August 03, 1991 -