Feeling blessed to be a part of KAUST, a new “House of Wisdom”, I deeply believe this unique place helps me to unleash my academic potential.

Kilichbek  Haydarov is a M.S./Ph.D. candidate at the KAUST Computer Vision, Content AI research group under the supervision of Professor Mohamed Elhoseiny. Before joining KAUST, Kilichbek obtained a bachelor's degree in computer science and engineering from Sejong University, South Korea.

Education and early career

Kilichbek  Haydarov obtained his bachelor’s degree from Sejong University in 2020 February (Seoul, South Korea). His major was Computer Science and Engineering. During his undergraduate years, he was working in Intelligent Media Lab and focusing on anomaly detection and action recognition in video footages from surveillance cameras.

Scientific focus/Research interest  

Kilichbek  Haydarov is  interested in computer vision. Here, at KAUST, he wants to focus on robotic perception to assist robots and other autonomous systems in their interaction with our world.

Education Profile

B.Sc., Computer Science, and Engineering, Sejong University, Seoul, South Korea, 2020.

Awards and Distinctions

  • Honors Scholarship for Foreign Students (2016-2019, Sejong University, South Korea).
  • National Program for Excellence in Software Scholarship (2019, Sejong University, South  Korea).
  • The 6th SW & AI Hackathon Winner (2019, Sejong University, South Korea).