Assistant Professor

Dr Mudassir Rafi

Department of Computer Science and Engineering


  1. Visual Texture Processing, Salient Object Detection
  2. Computer Vision
  3. Machine Learning and Deep Learning



Aligarh Muslim University
B Sc (Hons)


Jamia Millia Islamia
New Delhi




  • Feb, 2021 to July, 2022 – Faculty - N.I.T, Jamshedpur
  • July, 2019 to Feb, 2021 – Assistant Professor (AP) – KL University, Hyderabad
  • Sep, 2018 to June 2019 – Assistant Professor (AP) – NIST, Berhampur
  • 2015 to 2018 – Senior Research Fellow (SRF) – IIT, Dhanbad
  • 2013 to 2015 – Junior Research Fellow (SRF) – IIT, Dhanbad
  • 2010 to 2013 – Lecturer – Sir Syed College of Management and Technology,Aligarh

Research Interest

  • Image and Texture Segmentation
  • Image Texture Analysis
  • Object detection and Segmentation
  • Salient Object Detection
  • Image quilting and Texture Synthesis
  • Classification employing Machine Learning and Deep Learning

Awards and Fellowships

  • 2013 - Junior Research Fellowship, IIT(ISM), Dhanbad
  • 2015 - Senior Research Fellowship, IIT(ISM), Dhanbad
  • Silver Certificate (Second Best) in 4th IEEE International Conference on “Communications, Signal Processing, Computing and Information Technologies (ICCSPCIT - 2015)" held on 18-19 December, 2015.


  • IEEE Member - ID 93634500



  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Texture description using Multi-scale Morphological GLCM", Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer, (SCI, I.F.2.3).
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Texture Segmentation from nontextural background", International Arab Journal of Information Technology, (SCI, I.F. 1.2).
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Salient Object Detection employing Regional Principal Color and Texture cues", Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer, (SCI, I.F. 2.3).
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Textural object Segmentation using color and texture features", in Signal Image and Video Processing, Springer, (SCI, I.F. 1.0)(Under Review).

Conference Papers

  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Image Quilting for texture synthesis of Gray scale images using Gray Level Cooccurrence Matrix and restricted cross Correlation", in ICACIE-2017. Conference Proceedings,(Springer).
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Segmentation of Synthetic Textures employing Gabor Filter Magnitude in a Multi-Channeling Environment", in SITIS-2017. Conference Proceedings, (IEEE).
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Gray Scale Texture Segmentation in Natural Images using Moment Invariants", in ICCSPCIT-2015. Conference Proceedings, (IEEE). 5/7
  • Mudassir Rafi and S. Mukhopadhyay,"Texture Segmentation using Gabor Filter Magnitude in Multi-Channelling Environment", in Communications Systems and Network Technologies 2016. Conference Proceedings, IEEE International Conference", in ICCSPCIT-2015. Conference Proceedings, (IEEE).
  • Rekha Gope and Mudassir Rafi,"Gender Prediction from Facial Analysis: A Comparative Analysis of Classifiers", in Computational Methods Data Science and Applications 2021. Conference Proceedings, National Conference", in CMDSA-2021. Conference Proceedings, (In Press).

Book Chapters

  • Harendra Kumar, Madhuri Malakar, Sourabh Debnath, Mudassir Rafi,"Study and Design of Route Repairing Mechanism in MANET", Design Frameworks for Wireless Networks, Springer, (Book Chapter).

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