I am currently a Reader at the School of Engineering and Computing, University of West of Scotland, UK.received M.S in Telecom from Brest, France and PhD in Electronics Engineering form Queen Mary University of London in 2004, and 2008 respectively. From 2008-2012 he worked on EC project aceMedia, K-Space, PetaMedia, SARACEN, and CUBRIK in the Multimedia & Vision Group in Queen Mary University of London.

My research interests include multimedia signal processing, networked media applications, multi-modal human-computer interfaces, and multimedia search and retrieval.

I am Co-Editor-in-Chief of VQEG E-letter. I am co-chair of UltraHD group of VQEG and co-chair of MEPG HEVC verification group (AHG5).

I am Senior member of IEEE, Fellow of HEA and a member of IET, BSI, IEEE signal processing society and Multimedia Communication Technical Committee of the IEEE Communication Society.

I was a chair/co-chair of   of ACM Multimedia workshop UXeLate 2012, SBNMA 2011SAPMIA 2010, .

I was co-organiser and co-chair of special sessions in IEEE ICM, Doha, Qatar, Dec. 2014; in IEEE ICECS, Abu Dhabi, UAE, Dec 2013; 11th ACM SIGMM International Conference on Multimedia Information Retrieval  International Workshop onImage Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services (WIAMIS) 20011, WIAMIS 2010 and WIAMIS 2009. 

I was the chair of the Second Summer School on Social Media Retrieval (S3MR) 2011, Antalya, Turkey. First Spring School on Social Media Retrieval (S3MR) 2010, Interlaken, Switzerland (lectures online), and an organizing committee member of the second edition of S3MR 2011, Antalya, Turkey (lectures online). 

Email: naeem.ramzan (at) uws (dot) ac (dot) uk
  • [Open positions] Research students and Post-doctoral fellows in multimedia signal processing and communications, machine learning, human-computer interfaces, etc. Please contact via email. naeem.ramzan@uws.ac.uk