Farhan Riaz

Farhan Riaz
Farhan Riaz is a Ph.D. student in the Dep. de Ciencia de Computadores da Faculatado de Porto, Portugal. He collaborates with different research projects of the MV group. He received his B.E. in Computer Engineering in the Faculty of Computer Engineering of the College of Electrical and Mechanical Engineering of the National University of Sciences and Technology.

He did Teaching Assistantship in the same departmentfor the subject Signal Processing for about 3 months and afterwards, he joint aresearch organization named Center for Advanced Research in Engineering. He served there as a Design Engineer for a period of about 15 months and afterwards, he proceeded to Germany for higher education.

He joined the Technical University of Munich, Germany where he did his M.S. in Communications Engineering. During his masters which lasted about 2 years, he got opportunities to work as a student assistant in NTT DoCoMo and Intel Munich.

After finishing his M.S., he joined the Department of Computer Science of the Faculty of Sciences of the University of Porto where he is currently enrolled as Ph.D student under the supervision of Prof. Miguel Tavares Coimbra. His research interests include computer vision and image processing.