11/2013 Project funded from Microsoft ATLC for the last year was concluded successfully
10/2013 SmartCI is hosting a proposal writing activity unitl Feb. 2014.
6/2013  fund from academy of scientific research and technology and Misr Elkheir for “Blind support with electronic glasses”.
5/2013 Graduation Project "Elbayan" was invited to give a talk on Arabic technologies used in their graduation project. The talk took place at BA
4/2013: Two papers accepted for publication in IJCAI 2013. One Oral and One poster. Codes and data annotations will be available soon isA. Papers are Co-authored with Dr. Mohamed Hussein (AlexU), Eng. Mohamed AbdelAziz(AlexU) and Dr. Moataz Elsaban (Microsoft Research Cairo ATLC)
2/2013: Teaching  Directed Readings in Computer Vision (Graduate AlexU), Numerical Analysis and AI (AlexU), Pattern Recognition, and Computer Vision  (AlexU SSP).
1/2013: Kinstruct  and Efhamny (Graduation-Projects 2012) won the first two places in the Eibticar Competition sponsored by Microsoft, intel, Nokia,… and many research & development sponsers.

Dr. Marwan Torki became the Executive Manager of IT-Unit in Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University.

11/2012 Proposal accepeted. Dr. Mohammed Hussein and Dr. Marwan Torki are funded by Microsoft Research Egypt for One year.
9/2012:  Teaching Introduction to Computers (AlexU).9/2012: Teaching Pattern Recognition  (AlexU SSP).
9/2012: Paper accepted "Multi-Modal RGBD Sensors for Object Grasping and Manipulation" Tarek El-Gaaly, Marwan Torki, Ahmed Elgammal, Maneesh Singh at IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems, Workshop, Vilamoura, Algarve, Portugal; 10/2012
8/2012: Our graduation projects "Efhamny" got the 2nd rank over Alexandria University projects. 10 departments were competing. Great job.
7/2012: Paper accepted " RGBD Object Pose Recognition using Local-Global Multi-Kernel Regression" Tarek El-Gaaly, Marwan Torki, Ahmed Elgammal, Maneesh Singh at International Conference on Pattern Recognition (ICPR), 21st conference of IAPR, Tsukuba Science City, JAPAN; 11/2012
7/2012:  Graduation projects done with great performance of students. Two groups of my students are elected to represent CSEepartment in Facutly of Engineering AlexU project fair.