Former Group Member

Dr Abderrahim Halimi

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Dr Abderrahim Halimi

Abderrahim Halimi received the Eng. degree in electronics from the École Nationale Polytechnique (National Polytechnic School of Algiers), Algeria, in 2009, and both the M.Sc. and Ph.D. degrees in signal processing from the Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse, Toulouse, France, in 2010 and 2013, respectively. From October 2013 to September 2015, he was a Post‑Doctoral Research Associate with the University of Toulouse and the University of Technology of Troyes, France, under the support of the HYPANEMA ANR Project. From 2015 to 2018, He was a Post‑Doctoral Research Associate within the Single‑Photon Group of the Institute of Photonics and Quantum Sciences at Heriot‑Watt University. Since May 2018, he has been an Assistant Professor within the School of Engineering and Physical Sciences in Heriot‑Watt University.

His research activities focus on statistical signal and image processing, with a particular interest in Bayesian inverse problems with applications to hyperspectral imaging, satellite altimetry and single‑photon depth imaging. He is a member of the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), IEEE Geoscience and Remote Sensing Society and IEEE Signal Processing Society.