Tarek is a medical engineer, a third-year Ph.D. researcher, and an Engineering Teaching Assistant at the School of Engineering. He joined Edinburgh in January 2020, completing a joint MSc in Sensor and Imaging Systems between the University of Glasgow and the University of Edinburgh.
His research project is undertaken in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and will focus on developing image processing and machine learning techniques for evaluating disease and drug effectiveness in fibre-bundle endomicroscopy systems.
Tarek is also an Academic Engagement Coordinator at the Postgraduate Institute for Measurement Science (PGI). He is actively involved in creating several PGI publications and in organising and chairing the seventh annual PGI conference 2023. (For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org)