Nizar Bouguila received the B.S. degree in engineering from the University of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia, in 2000, and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Sherbrooke University, Sherbrooke, QC, Canada, in 2002 and 2006, respectively. He is currently an Associate Professor with the Concordia Institute for Information Systems Engineering (CIISE) at Concordia University, Montreal, QC, Canada. His research interests include image processing, signal processing, machine learning, data mining, 3D graphics, computer vision, and pattern recognition. He received the best Ph.D. Thesis Award in Engineering and Natural Sciences from Sherbrooke University in 2007. He was awarded the prestigious Prix d’excellence de l’association des doyens des études supèrieures au Québec (best Ph.D. Thesis Award in Engineering and Natural Sciences in Quebec), and he was a runner-up for the prestigious NSERC doctoral prize. He is an IEEE Senior Member.
Biography Updated on 11 September 2012