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Ahmed Elgammal

(848) 445-8316
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Research Area: 
Computer Vision
Data Science in Digital Humanities

Dr. Ahmed Elgammal is a professor at the Department of Computer Science, Rutgers University. He is the founder and director of the Art and Artificial Intelligence at Rutgers, which focuses on data science in the domain of digital humanities. He is also an Executive Council Faculty at Rutgers University Center for Cognitive Science. Prof Elgammal has published over 140 peer-reviewed papers, book chapters, and books in the fields of computer vision, machine learning and digital humanities. He is a senior member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE). He received the National Science Foundation CAREER Award in 2006.  Dr Elgammal recent research on knowledge discovery in digital humanities received wide international media attention, including reports on the Washington Post, New York Times, NBC News, the Daily Telegraph, Science News, and many others. Dr. Elgammal received his M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the University of Maryland, College Park, in 2000 and 2002, respectively.

Awards & Distinctions: 
  • IEEE Senior member
  • NSF CAREER award 2006
Personal News: 
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B. Saleh, A. Elgammal, J. Feldman and A. Farhadi 

February, 2016

B. Saleh, K. Abe, R. Singh Arora, A. Elgammal

Multimedia Tools and Applications
August, 2015
International Conference on Computational Creativity (ICCC)
June, 2015