Special Announcement:

  • Media Lab researchers' 4 papers have been accepted at the prestigious ACM Multimedia 2015 Conference, 2 papers have been accepted to ACM SIGSPATIAL 2015 .

Funded Projects

2012

  1. Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman, Dr. Mohamed Mokbel, and Dr. Thanaa Ghanem, “A System for Querying, Analyzing, and Visualizing Real-Time Social Network Data?, KACST NPSTI Grant, Total 2 million SAR, September 2014
  2. Dr. Abdelmajid Khelil, Dr. Salah Aly, and Dr. Mohamed Abdur Rahman, "HajjMemo: Pilgrims-Sourced Data Collection for Documentation and Continuous Improvement of Hajj & Umrah Services", KACST NPSTI, Total 2 million SAR, January 2014
  3. Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman, Dr. Saleh Mohammed Saleh Basalamah, Dr. Walid G. Aref, and Dr. Mourad Ouzzani, "Query Processing and Optimization in Spatiotemporal Database Systems", KACST NPSTI Grant, Total 2 million SAR, November 2013
  4. Dr. Md. Abdur Rahman, Dr. Saleh Mohammed Saleh Basalamah, and Dr. Abdulmotaleb El Saddik, "Open Source Context-Aware E-Learning Framework for Students with Disabilities", KACST NPSTI Grant, Total 2 million SAR, January 2013

Past Research Projects

SenseFace

Sense Face is a context-aware multi-modal multimedia e-learning environment for the disabled students.

Emotion From Social Media

In this project we extract emotional value from text content such as YouTube user comments, Twitter messages, email body and attachments, weather data...

Media Lab Sponsors and Collaborators