Muhammad shahid farid

Role: PhD
Address: Office 6
Dipartimento di Informatica - Università degli Studi di Torino
Via Pessinetto 12, 10149 Torino, Italy icona mappa
Email: farid@di.unito.it
Telephone: +39 011 6706711   Fax: +39 011 751603
Office Hours: Monday - Friday (10 am - 6 pm)


		  
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Muhammad Shahid Farid obtained the B.S., M.Sc. and M.Phil. degrees with distinction in Computer Science from University of the Punjab, Lahore in 2004, 2006 and 2009 respectively. He worked as Software Engineer for short time before joining Punjab University College of Information Technology, Lahore as Lecturer of Computer Science in 2007. He did his M.Phil. thesis in Image Morphing with Prof. Arif Mahmood.

Dr. Farid obatined his Ph.D. from Dipartimento di Informatica, Università degli Studi di Torino, Torino, Italy in 2015. He was with Signal and Image Processing Research Group under the supervision of Prof. Marco Grangetto. In his Ph.D., he worked on 3D television technology particularly on efficient representation & coding of multiview videos, novel view synthesis techniques and quality assessment of 3D videos. His research interests also include image segmentation, inpainting, morphing, composition and image retrieval. Currently, Dr. Farid is an Assistant Professor with College of Information Technology, University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan.

 

Awards & Achievements:

  1. Award: Research Incentive Award of Rs. 50,000 from University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan [Aug. 2013]
  2. Scholarship: Scholarship for PhD study at Università degli Studi di Torino, Italy (Jan. 2013 - Dec. 2015) from University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan [Nov. 2012]
  3. Grant: Research Grant of Rs. 125,000 from University of the Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan [Sep. 2012]
  4. Scholarship: M.Sc Merit Scholarship from PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore [Sep. 2005]
  5. Scholarship: M.Sc Merit Scholarship from PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore [Sep. 2004]
  6. Scholarship: M.Sc Merit Scholarship from PUCIT, University of the Punjab, Lahore [Mar. 2004]
  7. He earned all graduation degrees (BS, MSc and M.Phil.) with distinction.

 

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