Abdullah Hamdi

PhD Students
PhD Student​​​​

Research Interests

  • Circulant Structure Matrices for Tracking
  • Correlation Filters
  • Deep Learning for Activity Recognition
  • Generative Adversarial Networks (GAN)
  • Solar trackers


  • 2017: M.S. in Electrical Engineering, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia
  • 2016: B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering, King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Saudi Arabia


  • December 2014: The first place winner in Nassir Bin Hamad international youth creativity award in science
  • May 2014: top ten inventors in the fifth scientific conference for higher education in Riyadh with the invention titled “Smart Dust Cleaner & Cooler for solar PV panels”
  • 2015 –2016 Founder and president of KFUPM Innovation Club (+90 members) that won the best student organization award in KFUPM 2016
  • Ranked first among my graduating class with a GPA of 3.97 (of 4).​