Wael AbdAlmageed

Founding Director

Dr. AbdAlmageed is a Research Associate Professor at Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and a Research Director with Information Sciences Institute, both are units of USC Viterbi School of Engineering. He is the Founding Director of the Visual Intelligence and Multimedia Analytics Laboratory (VIMAL). He earned his B.S. in electrical engineering in 1994 and his M.S. in computer engineering in 1997 from Mansoura University in Egypt. He also earned a graduate software engineering diploma in 1997 from the Information Technology Institute in Egypt via a scholarship granted to distinguished graduates from Egyptian universities.
Ph.D. with Distinction, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of New Mexico, USA
M.S., Department of Control and Computers, Mansoura University, Egypt
Graduate Diploma in Software Engineering, Information Technology Institute, Egypt
B.S., Department of Electronics Engineering, Mansoura University, Egypt
Information-Theoretic Bias Assessment Of Learned Representations Of Pretrained Face Recognition
Explaining Face Presentation Attack Detection Using Natural Language
Customizable Camera Verification for Media Forensic
Adversarial attack and defense strategies for deep speaker recognition systems
Adversarial defense for deep speaker recognition using hybrid adversarial training
Outstanding Graduate Student
Ph.D. with Distinction - USC Information Institute
Achievement Award, 2019