Yasser Hifny is an assistant professor at the University of Helwan, Egypt. He was a postdoctoral fellow in the Human Language Technologies Group at IBM T.J. Watson Research Center in Yorktown Heights, New York. Dr. Hifny received his M.Sc. and B.Sc. degrees in electronics and communication engineering in 1995 and 2000 respectively, from the University of Cairo, Egypt. In 2006, he received the PhD degree from the University of Sheffield, U.K. CV
In 2000, he joined Research and Development International (RDI), where he worked on research in text-to-speech (ArabTalk), limited domain speech compression, and speech verification (HAFS) projects.
Department of Information Technology,
Faculty of computers and information systems,
Email: yhifny (at) fci.helwan.edu.eg