Almabrok Essa

Contact Information

Almabrok Essa

Research Scientist

  • Adjunct

Selected Publications

Peer-reviewed Journal

  • Sidike, P., Ghulam, A., Qumsiyeh, M., Maimaitijiang, M., Essa, A., & Asari, V. (2018, January). Adaptive trigonometric transformation function with image contrast and color enhancement: Application to unmanned aerial system imagery. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters. doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2018.2790899
  • Albatrookh, I., Baaiu, A., Essa, A., & Elsherif, M. (2017, December). Heart signal acquisition based system autoregressive identification models. International Journal on Engineering and Information Technology (IJEIT), 4(1), 80-85.
  • Sudakov, I., Essa, A., Mander, L., Gong, M., & Kariyawasam, T. (2017, October). The geometry of large tundra lakes observed in historical maps and satellite images. Remote Sensing, 9(10), 1072. 
  • Prince, D., Sidike, P., Essa, A., & Asari, V. K. (2017, June). Multi-feature fusion for automatic building change detection in wide area imagery. Journal of Applied Remote Sensing (SPIE JARS), 11(2). doi:10.1117/1.JRS.11.026040 
  • Essa, A., Sidike, P., & Asari, V. K. (2017, April). Volumetric directional pattern for spatial feature extraction in hyperspectral imagery. IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Letters, 14(7), 1-5. doi: 10.1109/LGRS.2017.2695559
  • Essa, A., & Asari, V. K. (2016). Histogram of oriented directional features for robust face recognition. International Journal of Monitoring and Surveillance Technologies Research (IJMSTR), 4(3), 37-52.
  • Essa, A., Sidike, P., & Asari, V. K. (2015). Efficient key frame selection approach for object detection in wide area surveillance applications. International Journal of Monitoring and Surveillance Technologies Research (IJMSTR), 3(2), 20-34.

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Dayton, OH

Courses Taught

  • ECE 595 Visual Perception for Autonomy

Research Interests

  • Computer Vision
  • Machine Learning
  • Image Processing
  • Pattern Recognition
  • Object Detection
  • Remote Sensing

Professional Activities

  • Editorial Board Member, Asian Journal of Physics (AJP), 2017 - Present

Award

  • Best Paper Award, Local edge/corner feature integration for illumination invariant face recognition, The First International Conference on Applications and Systems of Visual Paradigms (VISUAL), pp. 13-18, Barcelona, Spain, 2016.