MACHINE LEARNING GROUP

TECHNISCHE UNIVERSITÄT KAISERSLAUTERN

Waleed Mustafa

PhD student

Bio

Waleed is a Ph.D. student at the Machine Learning group of TU Kaiserslautern since 2019. Before that, he obtained his Master's degree from Hamburg University in 2019 and his Bachelor's degree from Helwan University, 2009. Waleed started working as a research assistant on breast cancer detection. Then he worked on automatic speech recognition and text to speech for the Arabic language. He also worked as a research assistant at Microsoft Research (MSR), Advanced Technology Labs in Cairo (ATLC) where he worked on speech recognition. He worked as well as a research assistant at the Arabic language technology team in Qatar Computing Research Institute (QCRI).

Research interests

Waleed is interested in machine learning theory and algorithms. He is currently interested in the generalization properties of Deep Neural Networks and structured prediction.

Appointments and scientific matters
mustafa@cs.uni-kl.de
Office
TUK, Building 36, Room 309 - 67653 Kaiserslautern

Curriculum Vitae

Education

2019
Master degree in Intelligent Adaptive Systems, Hamburg University, Hamburg, Germany
2009
Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Faculty of Computers and Information, Helwan University, Cairo, Egypt

Professional Experience

since 2019
PhD candidate - Researcher, TU Kaiserslautern, Kaiserslautern, Germany
2015-2018
Part-time Machine Learning Engineer, Picalike GmbH.
2014-2015
Senior Research Engineer, NTG Clarity, Cairo, Egypt
2011-2014
Research Engineer, IST Networks, Cairo, Egypt
2013
Research Assitant Qatar Computing Research Institute, Doha, Qatar
2011-2012
Research Assistant, Microsoft Research, Advanced Technology Labs, Cairo, Egypt
2010-2011
Research Assistant, Mesc Labs, Cairo, Egypt
2009-2010
Research Assitant, Nile University, Cairo, Egypt
2007-2009
Part-time Software Engineer, IPMagix, Cairo, Egypt

Key publications

See Google Scholar's page