Research Interests

​My research interests lie in signal and image processing, inverse problems and optimization for applied physics issues.


Selected Publications

  • Gaseous pollutants characterization over heterogeneous ground from airborne hyperspectral measurements at high spat...
    R. Idoughi, P-Y. Foucher, L. Poutier, X. Briottet
    8th EARSeL SIG Imaging Spectroscopy Workshop, Nantes, France, (2013)
  • Coupling hyperspectral imaging and lidar measurements to estimate gas and aerosols emissions from industrial and an...
    R. Idoughi, P-Y. Foucher, A. Deschamps, X. Briottet
    15th Conference of the Global Emissions InitiAtive (GEIA), Toulouse, France, (2012)
  • A non-linear optimal estimator for plume concentration retrieval, using airborne hyperspectral measurement
    R. Idoughi, P-Y. Foucher, L. Poutier, V. Achard, M-A. Gagnon, X. Briottet
    6th Workshop on Hyperspectral Image and Signal Processing: Evolution in Remote S..., (2014)
  • Background radiance estimation for gas plume quantification for airborne hyperspectral thermal imaging
    R. Idoughi, T.H.G. Vidal, P-Y. Foucher, M-A. Gagnon, X. Briottet
    Journal of Spectroscopy, 6, 1-17, (2016)

Education Profile

  • ​Ph.D., Gaseous pollutants characterization using airborne hyperspectral measurements at high spatial resolution, ONERA (the French Aerospace Lab) and the University of Toulouse (ISAE), Toulouse, France, 2015.

  • Master of Research in Signal, Image, Acoustics and Optimization (SIAO), ENSEEIHT, Toulouse, France, 2011.

  • Engineer Degree, Space system & image processing, ISAE/SUPAERO, Toulouse, France, 2011.


Professional Profile

  • From 2016, Postdoctoral fellow, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia.

  • 2014, Teaching assistant, INSA Toulouse, Toulouse, France.

  • 2013, Teaching assistant, IUT GMP Toulouse, Toulouse, France.

  • 2011, 5-month internship, EL-Khroub Hospital, Constantine, Algeria.

  • 2009-2010, 10-month internship, Airbus Defence and Space (ex. EADS-Astrium), Toulouse, France.


Scientific and Professional Memberships

  • IEEE Signal Processing Society
  • IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society
  • ACM Siggraph

KAUST Affiliations

  • Visual Computing Center (VCC)

  • Computer, Electrical and Mathematical Sciences & Engineering (CEMSE)