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Abdelrahman Kamel Siddek Abdelhamed

PhD Student (Computer Science)
Computational Vision and Imaging Lab (CVIL)   |   Lassonde School of Engineering
York University, Canada
Supervisor: Prof. Michael S. Brown
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The SIDD Benchmark will be hosted as a challenge at the New Trends in Image Restoration and Enhancement (NTIRE 2019) workshop in conjunction with CVPR 2019.

Two challenges are publicly available:
NTIRE 2019 Real Image Denoising Challenge - Track 1: Raw-RGB
NTIRE 2019 Real Image Denoising Challenge - Track 2: sRGB

Dataset and benchmark for real image denoising: Smartphone Image Denoising Dataset (SIDD)

Education

2016
MSc (Computer Science), National University of Singapore
Supervisor: Prof. Michael S. Brown
Thesis

2014
MSc (Computer Science), Assiut University, Egypt
Supervisors: Prof. Yousef B. Mahdy, Assoc. Prof. Khaled F. Hussain
Thesis

2009
BSc (Computer Science), Assiut University, Egypt

Research interests

Computer Vision, Image Processing, Computational Photography, Human Computer Interaction
Noise Modelling, White Balance, Mobile Interfaces, Deep Learning, CNNs, Nearest Neighbour Search, Image Retrieval

Professional service

Workshop/Challenge organizer, NTIRE 2019 workshop @ CVPR 2019
Website chair, CVPR'18
Reviewer, CVPR'19, BMVC'19, BMVC'18, WACV'19, IET Computer Vision, Signal Processing

Publications

A High-Quality Denoising Dataset for Smartphone Cameras
Abdelrahman Abdelhamed, Lin, S., Brown M. S.
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2018
PDF | Bibtex | Project

Two Illuminant Estimation and User Correction Preference
Cheng D., Abdelrahman Kamel, Price, B., Cohen, S., Brown M. S.
IEEE Conference on Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR), 2016
PDF | Bibtex | Project

Multi-Bin Search: Improved Large-Scale Content-Based Image Retrieval
Abdelrahman Kamel, Yousef B. Mahdy, Khaled F. Hussain
International Journal of Multimedia Information Retrieval (IJMIR), 2014
PDF | Bibtex

Multi-Bin Search: Improved Large-Scale Content-Based Image Retrieval
Abdelrahman Kamel, Yousef B. Mahdy, Khaled F. Hussain
International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2013
PDF | Bibtex

Experience

Oct. 2018 - Now
Research Intern, Borealis AI

2017 - Now
Teaching Assistant, Computer Science, York University

2016 - 2017
Teaching Assistant, Computer Science, National University of Singapore

2014 - 2015
Assistant Lecturer, Computer Science, Assiut University, Egypt

2009 - 2014
Teaching Assistant, Computer Science, Assiut University, Egypt

Awards

2018 - 2019
AdeptMind Scholarship, AdeptMind

2017 - 2019
Ontario Trillium Scholarship (OTS), York University

2017
Lassonde Graduate Entrance Scholarship (LGES), York University

2017
York Graduate Scholarship (YGS), York University

2015 - 2016
NUS Research Scholarship, National University of Singapore