محمد مرتضى **** خان

  
 

Muhammad Murtaza Khan
 Assistant Professor
Department of
Faculty of Computing and Information Technology
University of Jeddah
Phone: 6952000 Ext. 74211
Email: mkhan@uj.edu.sa

 
   
  
 

Profile:
Dr. Muhammad Murtaza Khan completed his PhD. in Satellite Image Processing from Grenoble Universities in 2009. From January 2010 till 2015 he was associated with the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (SEECS), National University of Sciences and Technology(NUST), Pakistan. Currently he is an assistant professor at the Faculty of Computing and Information Technology(FCIT), University of Jeddah. His research interests are focused on image processing and machine learning with specific interest in Satellite Image Processing, High Dynamic Range Imaging, Multi-projector displays, CAPTCHA strength analysis, Human activity recognition and image processing for bio-medical applications.

 
   
  
 

Education:
  • 2005 : Master degree from Electrical and Computer Engineering, Computer Software Engineering , National Unviersity of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan, Rawalpindi, بـاكســـتان
  • 2009 : Doctorate degree from GIPSA-Lab, Engineering, Grenoble Institute of Technology, Grenoble, فـرنـــــسا

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    Employment:
  • 2000 - 2004 : Senior Software Engineer, Streaming Networks Pvt. Ltd, Islamabad, بـاكســـتان
  • 2010 - 2015 : Assistant Professor, National University of Sciences and Technology, Islamabad, بـاكســـتان
  • 2015 - حاليا : Assistant Professor, University of Jeddah, Jeddah, المملكة العربية السعودية

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    Research Interests:

    Image and Signal Processing, Machine Learning.

    Satellite Image Processing
    High Dynamic Range Imaging
    Multi-camera Stitching
    Multi-projector Displays
    CAPTCHA Strength Analysis
    Crowd Anomaly Detection
    Image processing for bio-medical applications

     [Summary of Research Projects]

    Book Chapter

    2009    “Fusion of satellite images at different resolutions”. Muhammad Murtaza Khan and Jocelyn Chanussot. Multivariate Image Processing. Dec 2009. ISBN: 978-1-84821-139-1. 

    Journal

    2015   

    1.          Saleh Saeed,Rehan Hafiz, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Yongju Cho, Unsung Park, “ A Unified Panoramic Stitching and Multi-projector Rendering Scheme for Immersive Panoramic Displays”, Elsevier Displays. Vol. 40, pp. 78-87. Dec 2015. [link]


    2.       Syed Muhammad Umer, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Naveed Rehman, Danilo Mandic “A Multivariate Empirical Mode Decomposition based Approach to Pan-sharpening”. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. Vol. 53, No. 7, pp. 3974-3984. July 2015. [link]

     

    3.          Muhammad Umer Kakli, Hassaan Saadat Qureshi, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Rehan Hafiz, Yongju Cho, Jihun Cha, “Quality Assessment of Images using Multiple Projectors”, KSII. Vol. 9, no. 6, June 2015. [link]

     

    4.         Muhammad Twaha Ibrahim, Rehan Hafiz, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Yongju Cho, “Automatic Selection of Color Reference Image for Panoramic Stitching”, Springer Multimedia Systems. DoI: 10.1007/s00530-015-0467-4, May 2015. [link]


    5.          Ameer Hamza, Rehan Hafiz, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Yongju Cho, Jihun Cha, “Blend-mask assisted stabilization of panoramic videos captured using mobile multi-camera platform”, Elsevier Image and Vision Computing. Vol. 37, Issue C, May 2015. [link]

     

    2013   

    6.         Bin Luo, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Thibaut Bienvenu, Jocelyn Chanussot “Decision based  fusion for pansharpening of remote sensing images ”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. Vol. 10, No. 1, pp. 19-23, Jan 2013. [link]

     

    7.         Atif Ahmed, Rehan Hafiz, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Yongju Cho, Jihun Cha, “Geometric correction for uneven quadric projection surfaces based on recursive sub-division of Bezier patches using a single un-calibrated camera”, ETRI Journal. Vol.35, no. 6, December 2013. [link]

    2012

               

    8.         Giorgio Licciardi, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Annick Montanvert, Laurent Condat, Christian Jutten “Fusion of hyperspectral and panchromatic images using multiresolution analysis and nonlinear pca based reduction”.  EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing: Neural Networks for Interpretation of Remotely Sensed Data. No. 2012:207, pp. 1-17, Sep, 2012. [link]

     

    9.         Hassaan Saadat Qureshi, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Rehan Hafiz, Yongju Cho, Jihun Cha “Quantitative Quality Assessment of Stitched Panoramic Images”. IET Image Processing. Vol. 6, No. 9, pp. 1348-1358, Nov 2012. [link]

     

    2009   

     

    10.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Luciano Alparone, Jocelyn Chanussot “Pansharpening Quality Assessment Using Instruments Modulation Transfer Functions”. IEEE Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing. vol 47, no 11, pp 3880 – 3891, 2009. [link]

    2008   

     

    11.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Laurent Condat, Annick Montanvert “Indusion: Fusion of Multi-spectral and Panchromatic Images using Induction Scaling Technique”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol 5, no 1, pp 98-102, 2008. [link]

     

    12.       Pascal Sirguey, Renaud Mathieu, Yves Arnaud, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot “Improving MODIS Spatial Resolution for Snow Mapping Using Wavelet Fusion and ARSIS Concept”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, vol 5, no 1, pp 78-82, 2012. [link]

     

    Conference

    2016

    Muhammad Abdullah Hanif, Asad Anwar Butt, Muhammad Murtaza Khan Detecting Riots Using Action Localization”, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), 2016. [link]

     

    2015

    1. Haris Ahmad Khan, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Khurram Khurshid, Jocelyn Chanussot, Saliency based Visualization of Hyperspectral Images”, IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium, 2015. [link]

       

      2014

    2. Mohammad Asim Jalwana, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Muhammad Usman Ilyas, Automatic Identification of CAPTCHA Schemes”, International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC) 2014, USA, Dec 2014. [link]

       

    3. Naveed ur Rehman, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Ishaq Sohaib, Muhammad Jehanzaib, Shoaib Ehsan, Klaus McDonald-Maier, Image Fusion using Multivariate and Multidimensional EMD”, IEEE Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) 2014, Paris, 2014. [link]

       

    4. Irfan Bukhari, Muhammad U. Ilyas, Mamoon Raja, Saad Saleh, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Ali Qamar, Muhammad Shafiq, Alex Liu, Hayder Radha, "Predicting New Collaborations in Academic Citation Networks of IEEE and ACM Conferences", Published in ASE International Conference on Social Computing (SocialCom - Stanford), CA, USA, 27 - 31 May, 2014. (Acceptance Rate = 11.9%) [link]

     

     

    2012

    5.   Giorgio Liccardi, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot,  “Fusion of Hyperspectral and Panchromatic Images: A Hybrid Use of Indusion and Nonlinear PCA”, IEEE Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) 2012, Orlando 30th Sep – 3rd Oct 2012. [link]

     

    6.    Giorgio Liccardi, Alberto Villa, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot,  “Image fusion and spectral unmixing of hyperspectral images for spatial improvement of classification maps”, IEEE Symposium on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IGARSS) 2012, 22nd – 27th July 2012. [link]

     

    7.   Yousra Javed, Muhammad Murtaza Khan “Population Density Estimation using Textons”, IGARSS 2012, 22nd – 27th July 2012.[link]

     

    8.   Twaha Ibrahim, Rehan Hafiz, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Yongju Cho, Jihun Cha, “Automatic Reference Selection for Parametric Color Correction Schemes for Panoramic Video Stitching”. 8th International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), 16th – 18th July  2012. [link]

     

    2011

    9.         Yousra Javed, Maliha Nazir, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Syed Ali Khayam, Shujun Li,  “Captchæcker: Reconfigurable CAPTCHAs Based on Automated Security and Usability Analysis”, IEEE 4th Symposium on Configuration Analytics and Automation SafeConfig  October 2011. [link]

     

    10.       Maliha Nazir, Yousra Javed, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Syed Ali  Khayam, Shujun Li, "Captchecker: automating usability-security evaluation of textual CAPTCHAs", Proceedings of the 7th Symposium On Usable Privacy and Security (SOUPS 2011). Pittsburgh United States,  September 2011.[link]

     

    11.       Yousra Javed, Muhammad Murtaza Khan “Image Texture Classification using Textons”. IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET) September 2011.[link]

     

    12.       Giorgio Licciardi, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Annick Montanvert, Laurent Condat, Christian Jutten , “Fusion of Hyperspectral and panchromatic images using multiresolution analysis and nonlinear PCA band reduction”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS11) July2011.[link]

    2010

    13.       Bin Luo, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Thibaut Bienvenu, Jocelyn Chanussot “Pansharpening with a decision fusion based on the local size information”. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP), pp. 1977-1980, September 2010.[link]

    2009

    14.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Luciano Alparone, Jocelyn Chanussot “Pansharpening of Hyperspectral Images using Spatial Distortion Optimization”. IEEE International Conference on Image Processing (ICIP) , pp. 2853-2856, November 2009.[link]

     

    15.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Luciano Alparone “Hyperspectral Pansharpening Using QNR Optimization Constraint” IEEE Whispers, 1st Workshop on Hyperspectral Image & Signal Processing: Evolution in Remote Sensing. August 2009. [link]

    2008   

    16.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Bensaid Siouar, Julien Osman “Using QNR as Decision Criteria for Improving Fusion Quality”. International Conference on Advances in Space Technology (ICAST08), Islamabad, Pakistan. pp 149-154, November 2008. [link]

     

    17.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Luciano Alparone, Jocelyn Chanussot “QNR 

    Optimization based Pansharpening”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing  

    Symposium (IGARSS08), Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Vol 5, pp 73 -76. July 2008. [link]

     

    18.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Luciano Alparone, Jocelyn Chanussot “Pansharpening Quality Assessment Using Modulation Transfer Function Filters”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS08), Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Vol 5, pp 61-64. July 2008. [link]

     

    2007   

    19.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot, Laurent Condat, Annick Montanvert  “Pansharpening Using Induction”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS07), Barcelona, Spain. pp 314-317, 23-28 July 2007. [link]

     

    20.       Pascal Sirguey, Renaud Mathieu, Yves Arnaud, Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Jocelyn Chanussot “Improved Resolution for the Detection of Snow With MODIS Using Wavelet Fusion”. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Symposium (IGARSS07), Barcelona, Spain. pp 3975-3978, July 2007. [link]

     

    2005   

    21.       Muhammad Murtaza Khan, Muhammad Younus Javed, Muhammad Almas Anjum “Face Recognition Using Sub-Holistic PCA”, IEEE Information and Communication Technologies (ICICT05), Karachi, Pakistan. pp 152-157, 27-28 August 2005. [link]

     

    Patent Granted

    S#

    Patent No.

    Title

    a.

    Application No. 1020140038594

    Publication No. 1020140049997A, KIPO (Korean Intellectual Property Office)

    Geometric correction apparatus and method based on recursive Bezier patch sub-division

    [link]

     
    Patents submitted and under review

    S#

    Patent No.

    Title

    a.

    Application No. 12/658,039

    Filing Date Oct 2012,

    US PTO (Submitted)

    Apparatus and method for correcting color of image projection device.

    [link]

    b.

    Application No. 13/678,315

    Filing Date Nov 2012,

    US PTO (Submitted)

    Geometric correction apparatus and method based on recursive Bezier patch sub-division cross-reference to related application

    [link]

    c.

    Application No. 2012-0010051

    Filing Date Nov 2011, KIPO (Submitted)

    Apparatus and method for correcting color of image projection device.

    [link]

    d.

    Application No. 2012-0100817 (IP20120977)

    Filing Date Sep 2012, KIPO (Submitted)

    A method for automatic selection and validation of reference image for Colour correction related to image stitching and video registration


     
       
      
     

    Teaching Interests:

    CPIS 210 Computer Architecture and Organization [Course Outline]

    CPIS 222 Principle of Operating Systems [Course Outline]

    CPIS 424 Modeling and Simulations [Course Outline]

    CPIS 428Professional Computing Issues [Course Outline] [Lecture Slides I] [II] [III]

    CPIT 455 Software Engineering II [Course Outline]

    CPCS 473 Computer Network Practices [Course Outline]

    CPCS 324 Algorithms and Data Structures II [Course Outline] [Complete Lecture Slides]

    11/10/2016 Talk on Smartphone Application Development [Slides Part 1][Slides Part 2]

    02/11/2016 Talk on Identifying Vulnerabilities in text based Captchas [Slides]

     


     
       
      
     

    Courses:
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    CPIS 428 : Professional Computing Issues
    CPCS 324 : Algorithms and Data Structures - II
    CPCS 473 : Computer Network Practices
    CPIS 424 : Modeling and Simulations
    CPIT 455 : Software Engineering II
    CPIS 210 : Computer Architecture and Organization
    CPIS 222 : Principles of Operating Systems

     
       
      
     

    Contact Info:
    • Office Phone: 6952000 Ext. 74211
    • Email : mkhan@uj.edu.sa
    • URL : http://computing.uj.edu.sa/Pages-Acad-staff-ar.aspx
    • Mobile : 0538819769