Elsayed E Hemayed

academic title

Professor of Communications and Information Engineering



Director of the Communications and Information Engineering Program


Contact Information

Email: ehemayed@zewailcity.edu.eg




Education: Doctor of Philosophy degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the University of Louisville, U.S.

Research Areas: Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics.

Research Interests: Human activity recognition, Media mining, Surveillance systems, Crowd analysis, Deep learning.

Keywords: Human activity recognition, face recognition, Data mining, Video mining, Video analytics, OCR.



1)A. Mehrez, A. Morgan, E. E. Hemayed, “Speeding-up Spatio-Temporal Feature Extraction using GPU”, Journal of Real-Time Image Processing, Available online Feb 2018.
2)Mona M. Moussa, Elsayed E. Hemayed, Heba A. El Nemr, Magda B. Fayek, “Human action recognition utilizing variations in skeleton dimensions”, Arabian Journal for Science and Engineering 2018, 43 (2), pp. 597-610.
3)Haiam A. Abdul-Azim, Elsayed E. Hemayed, “Human action recognition using trajectory-based representation”, Egyptian Informatics Journal, Volume 16, Issue 2, July 2015, Pages 187–198.

4)Sokar, G., Hemayed, E. E. & Rehan, M. in 2018 IEEE 9th Annual Information Technology, Electronics and Mobile Communication Conference, IEMCON 2018.  1238-1244.

5)Hussein, S., Farouk, M. & Hemayed, E. Gender identification of egyptian dialect in twitter. Egyptian Informatics Journal, doi:10.1016/j.eij.2018.12.002 (2019).

6)A. M. Ibrahim, F. & Hemayed, E. E. Trusted Cloud Computing Architectures for infrastructure as a service: Survey and systematic literature review. Computers and Security 82, 196-226, doi:10.1016/j.cose.2018.12.014 (2019).





1. Title: Intelligent Video IP Surveillance Integrated Analytics IVISIA, PDP2015.R17.1, ITIDA.

2. Title:  Framework for Big Arabic Media Data Mining and Analytics, NTRA (Consultant).

3. Title: Complete System for Energy Management, ARP2015.R17.11, ITIDA (Co-PI).