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Tarek Sobh
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Attended Victoria College, Alexandria
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University of Bridgeport sweeps the American Society for Engineering Education Northeast Conference Awards.
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University of Bridgeport Faculty Research Day 2016 - Video Introduction.
"UB Faculty Research Day 2016 - Tarek M. Sobh, Ph.D., P.E.” on @Vimeo https://vimeo.com/164748991 · Vimeo. UB Faculty Research Day 2016 - Tarek M. Sobh, Ph.D., P.E.. 2016 Faculty Research Day! Friday, April 1, 2016 Since its revival as an annual event in 2011, UB Faculty Research Day has become ...
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BRIDGEPORT, C.T. (PRWEB) April 07, 2016 -- Private university offers in-state students more affordable education
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The University of Bridgeport Faculty Research Day - April 1, 2016.
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3D Printing in Connecticut.
When orthopedic surgeon Dr. F. Scott Gray has a particularly complex reconstructive surgery, in addition to reviewing the patient’s MRI and CAT scans, he might employ a three-dimensional printer to make a model that allows him to gauge the best approach. The makers’ guild is a nonprofit, community-operated workspace in Norwalk with tools and technology to help turn concepts into physical objects. Mariano, a 34-year-old Norwalk resident, said FC...
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Hot off the Press: Outcomes Report - The University of Bridgeport sweeps awards at the American Society for Engineering Education (ASEE) Northeast Conference - Rhode Island, April 28-30, 2016.
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The University of Bridgeport School of Engineering 2016 Student Achievement Ceremony. May 6, 2016 - Student Center at UB.
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Hot off the Press: The University of Bridgeport 2016 Faculty Research Day Outcomes Report.
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Virtual 3-D Teleportation.
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The City of Bridgeport showcases the University of Bridgeport research breakthroughs on April 7th, 2016.
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Education
  • Victoria College, Alexandria
    General Certificate of Education, 1977 - 1983
  • Alexandria University
    B.Sc., Computer Science and Automatic Control, 1983 - 1988
  • University of Pennsylvania
    M.S., Computer and Information Science, 1988 - 1989
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Ph.D., Computer and Information Science, 1989 - 1991
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Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research and Dean of the School of Engineering at the University of Bridgeport
Introduction
Professor Tarek M. Sobh received the B.Sc. in Engineering degree with honors in Computer Science and Automatic Control from the Faculty of Engineering, Alexandria University, Egypt in 1988, and M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Computer and Information Science from the School of Engineering, University of Pennsylvania in 1989 and 1991, respectively. He is currently the Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, Dean of the School of Engineering and Distinguished Professor of Engineering and Computer Science at the University of Bridgeport, Connecticut; the Founding Director of the Interdisciplinary Robotics, Intelligent Sensing, and Control (RISC) laboratory; and a Professor of Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering. He was the Vice Provost from 2006-2008, Interim Dean of the School of Business, Director of External Engineering Programs, Interim Chairman of Computer Science and Computer Engineering, and Chairman of the Department of Technology Management at the University of Bridgeport . He was an Associate Professor of Computer Science and Computer Engineering at the University of Bridgeport from 1995 -- 1999, a Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science at the Department of Computer Science , University of Utah from 1992 -- 1995, and a Research Fellow at the General Robotics and Active Sensory Perception (GRASP) Laboratory of the University of Pennsylvania from 1989 -- 1991. He was the Founding Chairman of the Discrete Event and Hybrid Systems Technical Committee of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society from 1992-1999, and the Founding Chairman of the Prototyping Technical Committee of the IEEE Robotics and Automation Society from 1999-2001. His background is in the fields of computer science and engineering, control theory, robotics, automation, manufacturing, AI, computer vision and signal processing. - Website: http://tareksobh.org/ - LinkedIn: Profile - Twitter: Follow @tarekmsobh
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Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, Dean of School of Engineering, University of Bridgeport
Employment
  • University of Bridgeport
    Dean, School of Engineering, 1999 - present
  • University of Bridgeport
    Senior Vice President for Graduate Studies and Research, 2008 - present
  • University of Pennsylvania
    Postdoctoral Research Fellow, 1991 - 1992
  • University of Utah
    Research Assistant Professor of Computer Science, 1992 - 1995
  • Philips Research Laboratories
    Visiting Research Scientist, 1990 - 1990
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