Research Interests

​Computational Photography, Computer Vision, Machine Learning, and Robotics SLAM and Vision-SLAM

Selected Publications

  • Semi-Supervised Half-Quadratic Nonnegative Matrix Factorization for Face Recognition
    M. Alghamdi
    Thesis, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology, (2014)
  • Exploring Manifold Structure of Face Images via Multiple Graphs
    M. Alghamdi
    In proceeding of 6th International Conference on Machine Vision, ICMV , (2013)
  • Monitored Intelligent Car Speed Adaptation (MISA) System
    O. Bamasak, G. Almehmadi, A. Alghamdi, A. Almutawa, M. Alghamdi
    International Journal of Electrical & Computer Sciences IJECS-IJENS vol. 11 no. ..., (2011)

Education Profile

  • B.Sc, Computer Science Abdul Aziz University (KAU).​, 2009​

  • M.Sc, Computer Science, King Abdullah University of Science & Technology (KAUST), 2014 ​

Professional Profile

Researcher, National Center for Computation Technology and Applied Math(CTAM), King Abdul-Aziz City for Science and Technology(KACST), (2009-present)


  • Best poster Award in the meeting of the Mind 2010 at King Saud University.

  • 2nd place in Local Saudi Final for Imagine cup 2009.

KAUST Affiliations

  • ​​Visual Computer Center (VCC)

  • Computer, Electrical, and Mathematical Science and Engineering