Syed Waqas Zamir

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Post-Doctoral Fellow
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Syed Waqas Zamir received the B.Sc. degree in computer engineering from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Pakistan, in 2010, the M.Sc. degree in Digital Signal Processing from Queen Mary, University of London, in 2011, and the Ph.D. degree in Image Processing from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Spain, in 2017. In general, his research interests are in the field of image and video processing, color science and computer vision. In particular, he is working in the development of perceptually-inspired gamut mapping algorithms for camera, post-production and display technologies.
Ph.D. Thesis:
S.W. Zamir, "Perceptually-Inspired Gamut Mapping for Display and Projection Technologies", Department of Information and Communication Technolgoies, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2017.
Supervisor: Dr. Marcelo Bertalmio, and Dr. Javier Vazquez Corral

M.Sc. Thesis:
S.W. Zamir, "Robust Visual Tracking", Department of Electronic Engineering, Queen Mary, University of London, 2011.
Supervisor: Dr. Ioannis Patras

B.Sc. Thesis:
S.W. Zamir, "Vehicle Make and Model Recognition", Department of Electrical Engineering, COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, 2010.
Supervisor: Dr. Saquib Sarfraz


Zamir, S.W., J. Vazquez-Corral, and M. Bertalmío, "Gamut Mapping in Cinematography through Perceptually-based Contrast Modification", IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Signal Processing, Special Issue on Perception Inspired Video Processing, 2014. GM-Jstsp.pdf (30.26 MB)