Center for Research in VIG-Robotics

Computer Vision, Digital Image Processing, Graphics & Simulation (VIG) and Robotics are now very hot areas with a lot of applications in hospitals, forensic departments, software houses, electronic & print media, security agencies, industries & offices, Pakistan air force & NESCOM, GIS, OCR, and many more. Center for research in VIG-Robotics was established at COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT), Lahore, to provide a centralized and multidisciplinary platform for several researchers working in the following fields: 


International Collaboration
  • Bournemouth University, Poole Dorset, UK
  • University of Bergen, Norway
  • University of Bradford, UK
  • University of Cantabria, Spain
  • University of Seville, Spain
  • Indeform Ltd, Lithuania
  • Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
  • Lancaster University, Lancaster, UK
  • King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Inonu University, Turkey
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn, Dearborn, USA
  • University of Nevada, Reno, USA
  • University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

Current Funding Projects

  • PDE-based Geometry modelling, Image processing, and shape Reconstruction (PDE-GIR), EU Horizon 2020 MSCA RISE 2016
  • An Alternative to Biopsy: Automated Detection, Grading and Classification of Brain Tumor from Anatomical Information Scanned through MR Scanners, HEC
  • Energy efficient fair path planning for non-holonomic mobile robots, HEC
  • An Ambient Intelligence Platform supporting Context Aware Planning, HEC
  • A Visualization Tool for Scientometric, Bibliometric, and Content Analysis of Scholarly Communications, HEC
  • Smart Learning Advanced Tools for Education in Mathematics up to Grade 2, ICTR&D Funds (NGIRI)


For complete list, please visit individual home pages of Members.


Current PhD Students

1. Ms. Iram Noreen, Motion planning of car-like mobile robots in cluttered environments, HEC Funds, with the collaboration of Korea University.

2. Ms. Amna Khan, A Bezier curve based fair coverage path planning for non-holonomic mobile robots, HEC Funds, with the collaboration of Korea University.

3. Mr. Allah Bux, Vision-Based Recognition of Human Behaviour by Using Machine Learning Techniques, jointly supervised split-site PhD program with Lancaster University.

4. Mr. Khurshid Asghar, Robust Image Forgery Detection and Localization using Texture Information, with the collaboration of King Saud University, Key publications (Copy-Move and Splicing Image Forgery Detection and Localization).

5. Mr. Muhammad Ajmal, Recognizing Different Human Activities from Unconstrained Video.

6. Mr. Muhammad Nadeem Ashraf, Diagnosis and Monitoring of Diabetic Retinopathy using Digital Fundus Images, Key publications (Diabetic Retinopathy).

7. Mr. Mubbashar Saddique, Robust Video Forgery Detection and Localization using Artificial Intelligence Techniques, Key publications (Brain Tumor Segmentation).

8. Mr. Ghulam Gilanie, Automated Detection and Classification of Brain Tumor from MRI Images using Machine Learning Methodswith the collaboration of Victorea Hospital, Bahawal, Key publications (Object Extraction From Brain MR Image).


For complete list, please visit individual home pages of Members.


A group photo with students of robotics
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