Dr Ammar Mohammed Ammar

Part-time Associate Professor of Computer Science at the Faculty of Science


Dr. Ammar received his Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Computer Science from Cairo University, Egypt, and his Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of Koblenz-landau, Germany.  From 2006 to 2011, he worked as a researcher and research fellow at the Artificial Intelligence (AI) research group, University of Koblenz-landau. Dr. Ammar was responsible for the formal verification of Robots in RobCup League. During his Ph.D., he received the award of the best foreigner Ph.D. student from the University of Koblenz-Landau. Dr. Ammar joined the department of Computer Science, Faculty of Graduate Studies for Statistical Research at Cairo University as an Assistant professor in 2011. In 2013, he was a Visiting Assistant Professor at AI Research Group, University of Koblenz-Landau. In 2017, he became an Associate professor of Computer Science at Cairo University, and during the period from 2017 to 2018, he was acting as the Head of Department of Computer Science. Dr. Ammar supervised a group of multidisciplinary Ph.D. and Master students and established the Machine/Deep learning research group in the same department. His research interests include machine and deep learning techniques, methods, algorithms, and their applications in several domains. He, together with a team of researchers from the Department of Pathology at the National Cancer Institute, wrote the joint research project “The Role of Artificial Intelligence in Discriminating Thyroid Nodule Cytology.”  Dr. Ammar is a PC member and joining the reviewing board of several international journals and conferences.

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