Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
Address: Abu Dhabi, UAE, P.O.Box: 127788
Telephone: +971 (0)2 501 8314
Fax: +971 (0)2 447 2442
Ph.D., Computer Science, Loughborough University (UK), 2007
M.Sc., Autonomous Systems, University of Exeter (UK), 2004
B.Tech., Information Technology, University of Madras (IND), 1998
Principles of Computer Programming
Computer organization and Architecture
Security and Surveillance (Object detection, tracking and activity classification)
Biometrics (2D/3D Face detection, localization and recognition)
Medical image processing
T. Zhou, H. Bhaskar and J. Yang , “Graph Regularized and Locality-constrained Coding for Robust Visual Tracking.”, IEEE Transaction on Circuits Systems and Video Technology. In Press.
E.Basaeed, H.Bhaskar, M.Al-Mualla, “Supervised Remote Sensing Image Segmentation Using Boosted Convolutional Neural Networks.”, Elsevier Journal of Knowledge based Systems, Vol. 99, pp. 19-27, May. 2016.
E.Basaeed, H.Bhaskar, P.Hill, M.Al-Mualla, D.Bull, “A Supervised Hierarchical Segmentation of Remote Sensing Images using a Committee of Multi-scale Convolutional Neural Networks”, International Journal of Remote Sensing, Vol. 37, No. 7, pp. 1671-1691, Apr. 2016.
M.S.Zitouni, J.Dias, M.Al-Mualla, H.Bhaskar, “Advances and Trends in Visual Crowd Analysis: A Statistical Survey and Evaluation of Crowd Modelling.”, Elsevier Journal of Neurocomputing, Vol. 186, pp. 139-159, Apr. 2016.
H.Bhaskar, K.Dwivedi, D.P.Dogra, M.Al-Mualla, L.Mihaylova, “Autonomous detection and tracking Autonomous Detection and Tracking under illumination changes, occlusions and moving Camera.”, Elsevier Journal of Signal Processing. Vol. 117, pp. 343–354, Dec. 2015.
H.Bhaskar, L.Mihaylova, S.Maskell, “Articulated human body parts detection based on cluster background subtraction and foreground matching.”, Elsevier Journal of Neurocomputing, Vol. 100, pp. 58 - 73, Jan. 2013.
H.Bhaskar, L.Mihaylova, A.Achim, “Video Foreground Detection Based on Symmetric Alpha-Stable Mixture Models.”, IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for VideoTechnology, Vol. 20, No. 8, pp. 1133 - 1138 , Aug. 2010.
H.Bhaskar, S.Singh, D.C.Hoyle, “Machine learning in Bioinformatics: A brief review and recommendations for practitioners.”, Elsevier Journal of Computers in Biology and Medicine, Vol. 36, No. 10, pp. 1104 - 1125, Oct. 2006.
H.Bhaskar, D.La Torre, M.Al-Mualla, “Expression Quantified: An Intensity based Analysis of Prototypic Facial Expressions.”, Springer Book Chapter on Advances in Face Detection and Facial Image Analysis FDA, pp. 101-128, Apr. 2016.
B.Al Delail, H.Bhaskar, J.Zemerly and M.Al-Mualla, “Illumination Invariant Robust Likelihood Estimator for Particle Filtering based Target Tracking.”, International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), Springer LNCS, 2015.
K.Al-Marashada, A.Dawood, T.Martin, M.Al-Mualla, H.Bhaskar, “An Optimised Selective Encryption for Video Confidentiality.“, International Conference on Image Analysis and Recognition (ICIAR), LNCS 9164, pp. 109-118, Mar. 2015.
H.Bhaskar, J.Dias, L.Seneviratne, M.Al-Mualla, “μ-UAV based dynamic target tracking for surveillance & exploration.”, International Symposium on Visual Computing (ISVC), Springer LNCS, Series 8887, Part 1, pp. 445 - 456, Dec. 2014.
N. Werghi, H.Bhaskar, M.K.Naqbi, Y.Meguebli, H.Boukadia, “The Spiral Facets: A compact 3D facial mesh surface representation and its applications.”, Computer Vision, Imaging and Computer Graphics, Theory and Applications, Springer LNCS, Vol. 274, pp 203-224, 2013.
P. Dey, D.P.Dogra, P.P.Roy, H. Bhaskar, “A computer vision aided approach for analysis of HINE vertical suspension examination.”, International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC), Aug. 2016.
K.M.Vamsikrishna, S.K.Behera, D.P.Dogra and H.Bhaskar, “Visual System for Unsupervised Cervical Spine Rehabilitation.”, ICASSP, 2016.
P.Hill, H.Bhaskar, M.Al-Mualla, D.R.Bull, “Improved illumination invariant Homomorphic filtering using the dual-tree complex wavelet transform.“, ICASSP 2016.
M.S.Zitouni, J.Dias, M.Al-Mualla, H.Bhaskar, “Hierarchical Crowd Detection and Representation for Big Data Analytics in Visual Surveillance”, IEEE International Conference on Systems Man and Cybetnetics (SMC), 2015.
T.Zhao, H.Bhaskar, J.Yang, P.Shi, “Online learning of multi-feature weights for robust object tracking.”, International Conference on Image Processing, (ICIP), 2015.
P. Tresadern, H.Bhaskar, S. Adhesina, T. Cootes, C. Taylor, “Combining local and global shape models for Deformable Shape Matching.”, British Machine Vision Conference (BMVC), pp. 1 - 12, Sep. 2009.
H.Bhaskar, “Integrated Human Target Detection, Identification and Tracking for Surveillance Applications.”, IEEE Conference on Intelligent Systems (IS), pp. 467 - 475, Sep. 2012.