Masheal Alghamdi is a Ph. D. candidate in the Computational Imaging Group (VCCIMAGING) under the supervision of Professor Wolfgang Heidrich at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST). 

Education and Early Career

Masheal obtained her bachelor degree in Computer Science from King Abdul-Aziz University (KAU) in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in 2009. After that she joined KAUST to receive her master degree in Computer Science in 2014.

Masheal is a researcher in the National Center for Computation Technology and Applied Math (CTAM) at King Abdul-Aziz City for Science and Technology (KACST).

Research Interest

Masheal's research interests include computational photography, computer vision, machine learning, and robotics SLAM and vision-SLAM.

Honors and Awards

Masheal participated in Local Saudi Final for Imagine cup in 2009 and won the second place in the competition. She was also awarded the Best Poster Award in the Meeting of the Mind in 2010 at King Saud University in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Selected Publications

Masheal has many publications in her research field. One of the paper is titled “Exploring Manifold Structure of Face Images via Multiple Graphs”. The paper was published in 6th International Conference on Machine Vision (ICMV) in 2013.

Education Profile

  • M. Sc., Computer Science, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST), 2014 ​
  • B. Sc., Computer Science, King Abdul-Aziz University (KAU)​, 2009


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Academic Advisors

  • Wolfgang Heidrich, Professor, Computer Science.