Short Biography

Dr Furqan Ullah is currently working as Senior R&D Engineer in the UK. He previously worked as Senior Lead Software Engineer and Technical Manager in Germany from Jan 2019 to Dec 2020. He has worked as a Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Computer Science at Dhofar University, Oman from Sep 2017 to Dec 2018. He worked as Assistant Professor in the Department of Computer Science at the University of Central Punjab, Pakistan from May 2016 to Sep 2017. He was a Postdoctoral Scholar at the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences (EECS), University of California Berkeley, US from Feb 2015 to Feb 2016. He has also worked in the Korean industry from Jan 2013 to Dec 2015 as a Software Engineer, Technical Manager, and Team Head.

He received his BS degree in July 2006 from UAF, Pakistan, and MS and PhD degrees from Myongji University, South Korea, in Feb 2009 and Feb 2014, respectively.

He has been awarded four best conference papers, one best journal paper, best PhD dissertation, two bronze papers, and several extracurricular awards in his academic career. Ha has published more than thirty-two journals and conference papers.

His multidisciplinary research interests span 2d/3d computer vision, 3d meshing, 3d image processing and analysis, medical imaging, machine learning, 3d industrial scanners and inspection systems, 3d measurement methods and systems, structured-light technology, 3d laser scanning, active and passive stereo vision, computer graphics, computational geometry, geometric modelling and processing, virtual and haptic realities, C++, and software development.