Address

Pak-Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences & Technology, Khanpur Roard, Mang, Haripur, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Contact Information

Call: +92 332 5038253

Email: fiza.murtaza@spcai.paf-iast.edu.pk

Research Interests

  • Artificial intelligence
  • Computer vision
  • Machine learning
  • Signal and Image Processing

Dr. Fiza Murtaza

Support Faculty / Assistant Professor

Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence

Dr. Fiza Murtaza is currently serving as Support Faculty/Assistant Professor at Sino-Pakistan Center for Artificial Intelligence (SPCAI), Pak-Austria Fachhochschule: Institute of Applied Sciences and Technology (PAF-IAST) since August 2020. Before that she worked as Assistant Professor and Head of Computer Science Department at Women University Swabi from December 2019 to August 2020. She got her BS degree in Electrical (Computer) Engineering from COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, Pakistan in 2013. She completed her MS in Computer Engineering with specialization in Signal and Image Processing from the University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Taxila, Pakistan, in 2015. She completed her PhD. in Computer Engineering with specialization in Computer Vision from UET, Taxila, Pakistan in October 2019. Her PhD research title is “Temporal human action detection in long and untrimmed videos”. During her PhD studies she also worked as visiting research scholar at Multimedia & Vision Research Group, School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom and Cortexica Vision Systems Ltd., London, United Kingdom from March 2019 to August 2019. At SPCAI, she is currently working on the detection of suspicious/targeted human actions inside campus environment which will be further extended to other environments including banks, hospitals etc.

PhD in Computer Engineering

  1. 2019

    PHD

    University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Taxila, Pakistan.
  2. 2015

    MS in Computer Engineering

    University of Engineering & Technology (UET), Taxila, Pakistan.
  3. 2013

    BS in Electrical (Computer) Engineering

    COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad

  1. August 2020 to present
    Support Faculty / Assistant Professor
    Sino-Pak Center for Artificial Intelligence
  2. December 2019-August 2020
    Assistant Professor/Head of Department
    Women University Swabi
  3. August 2019-December 2019
    Visiting Lecturer
    University of Haripur
  4. March 2019-August 2019
    Visiting Research Scholar
    School of Electronic Engineering and Computer Science, Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom and @ Cortexica Vision Systems Ltd., London, United Kingdom.

  • 2019
    International Research Support Initiative Program (IRSIP)
    Higher Education Commission (HEC) Pakistan
  • 2015-2018
    PhD scholarship
    University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Taxila, Pakistan.
  • 2013-2015
    MS scholarship
    University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Taxila, Pakistan.
  • 2009-2013
    BS scholarship
    National ICT R&D Fund, Pakistan