Dr. Imran Ahmed Siddqui
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Personal Information
Campus Islamabad
Department Computer Science
Designation Professor
Name Dr. Imran Ahmed Siddqui
Email imran.siddiqi@bahria.edu.pk
Phone 9260002 ext 379
Research Area Image Analysis and Pattern Recognition
Number of Publications Conferences = 72

Journals = 30

Qualification
Degree Passing Year Majors University
 PhD (CS)  2009 Image Analysis & Pattern Recognition Paris Descartes University, France
 MS  2006  Image Processing Paris Descartes University, France
 BE  2002  Software Engineering National University of Sciences and Technology, Pakistan
Teaching Experience
Designation From To Organization
Professor  July 2018  Date Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Associate Professor  Aug 2015  June 2018 Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Assistant Professor  Sep 2011  July 2015 Bahria University, Islamabad, Pakistan
Assistant Professor  Dec 2009  Aug 2011 NUST, Islamabad, Pakistan
Lab Demonstrator  Oct 2006  Jun 2007 Paris Descartes University, France
Visiting Lecturer  2003  2005 Institute of Space Tech, Islamabad, Pakistan
Industrial Experience
Designation From To Organization
Software/Research Engineer Jun 2002  Aug 2004  Interactive Communications Pvt. Ltd. Islamabad, Pakistan
Publications

Journals:

Sr. #
1 Bennour, Akram, Chawki Djeddi, Abdeljalil Gattal, Imran Siddiqi, and Tahar Mekhaznia. “Handwriting Based Writer Recognition Using Implicit Shape Codebook.” Forensic science international (2019). {JCR 2018 IF:1.974}
2 Uddin, Israr, Nizwa Javed, Imran Siddiqi, Shehzad Khalid, and Khurram Khurshid. “Recognition of printed Urdu ligatures using convolutional neural networks.” Journal of Electronic Imaging 28, no. 3 (2019): 033004. {JCR 2018 IF:0.780}
3 Malik, Shahid Ismail, Muhammad Usman Akram, and Imran Siddiqi. “Localization and classification of heartbeats using robust adaptive algorithm.” Biomedical Signal Processing and Control 49 (2019): 57-77. {JCR 2018 IF:2.783}
4 H. Yaacoub, I. Siddiqi, C. Djedd and M. El-Youssfi El-Kettani, Improving Arabic Writer Identification using Score Level Fusion of Textural Descriptors, IET Biometrics, 2019 {JCR 2018 IF:1.836}
5 Ahmed, Mahreen, Hammad Afzal, Imran Siddiqi, Muhammad Faisal Amjad, and Khawar Khurshid. “Exploring nested ensemble learners using overproduction and choose approach for churn prediction in telecom industry.” Neural Computing and Applications (2018): 1-15. {JCR 2018 IF:4.213}
6 W. Bouamra, C. Djeddi, B. Nini, M. Diaz, I. Siddiqi, Towards the design of an offline signature verifier based on a small number of genuine samples for training, Expert Systems with Applications, Volume 107, pp. 182–195, 2018 {JCR 2017 IF:3.928}
7 S. Ismail, I. Siddiqi and U. Akram, Localization and classification of heart beats in phonocardiography signals — A comprehensive review, EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing, 2018 (26). {JCR 2017 IF:1.96}
8 M. Moetesum, I. Siddiqi, N. Vincent and F. Cloppet, Assessing visual attributes of handwriting for prediction of neurological disorders—A case study on Parkinson’s disease, Pattern Recognition Letters, 2018. {JCR 2017 IF:1.99}
9 A. Gattal, C. Djeddi, I. Siddiqi and Y. Chibani, Gender classification from offline multi-script handwriting images using oriented Basic Image Features (oBIFs), Expert Systems with Applications, Vol: 99, pp. 155-167, 2018. {JCR 2017 IF:3.928}
10 Y. Akbari, M. J.Jalili, J. Sadri, K. Nouria, I. Siddiqi & C. Djeddi, A novel database for automatic processing of Persian handwritten bank checks, Pattern Recognition, Volume:74, pp. 253-265, 2018. {JCR 2017 IF:4.582}
11 I. UdDin, I. Siddiqi, S. Khalid and T. Azam, Segmentation-free optical character recognition for printed Urdu text, EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, Vol: 62, 2017. {JCR 2017 IF:1.742}
12 M. Ahmed, A. G. Rasool, , H. Afzal, H., & I. Siddiqi, Improving Handwriting based Gender Classification using Ensemble Classifiers. Expert Systems with Applications, Vol: 85, pages 158–168, 2017. {JCR 2017 IF:3.928}
13 S. Naz, A. I. Umar, R. Ahmad, I. Siddiqi, S. B. Ahmed, M. I. Razzak, F. Shafait F. Urdu Nastaliq recognition using convolutional–recursive deep learning. Neurocomputing. 2017 Mar 8.{JCR 2017 IF: 3.317}
14 Y. Akbari, K. Nouri, J. Sadri, C. Djeddi, & I. Siddiqi, Wavelet-based gender detection on off-line handwritten documents using probabilistic finite state automata. Image and Vision Computing, Volume 59, pp. 17-30, 2017 {JCR 2017 IF:2.671}.
15 R. Hussain, A. Masood, H. A. Khan, K. Khurshid, & I. Siddiqi, Language Independent Keyword Based Information Retrieval System of Handwritten Documents using SVM Classifier and Converting Words into Shapes. Pakistan Journal of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Volume 19, 63-76, 2016. (HEC Recognized)
16 S. Shabbir and I. Siddiqi, Optical Character Recognition System for Urdu Words in Nastaliq Font, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), Volume 7 Issue 5, 567-576, 2016. (ISI Indexed)
17 A. Jamil, A. Batool, Z. Malik, A. Mirza and I. Siddiqi, Multilingual Artificial Text Extraction and Script Identification from Video Images, International Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Applications (IJACSA), Volume 7 Issue 4, 529-539, 2016. (ISI Indexed)
18 I. Khattak, Z. Malik, I. Siddiqi and S. Khalid, Line and Ligature Segmentation in Printed Urdu Document Images, J. Appl. Environ. Biol. Sci., 6(3S), 114-120, 2016 (ISI Indexed)
19 Y. HannadI. Siddiqi, M. E. Y. E. Kettani, Writer identification using texture descriptors of handwritten fragments, Expert Systems with Applications, Elsevier, Volume 47, 14–22, April 2016. {2016 IF:3.928 }
20 S. Naz, A. I. UmarR. AhmadS.B. Ahmed, S. H. Shirazi, I. Siddiqi, M. I. Razzak, Offline Cursive Urdu-Nastaliq Script Recognition using Multidimensional Recurrent Neural Networks, Neurocomputing, Elsevier, Volume: 177, 228-241, 2016. {2016 IF: 3.317}.
21 R. Hussain, A. Raza, I. Siddiqi, K. Khurshid,  C. Djeddi, A Comprehensive Survey of Handwritten Document Benchmarks: Structure, Usage and Evaluation, EURASIP Journal on Image and Video Processing, 2015. {2015 IF:1.06}.
22 S. Naz, A. I. Umar, S. H. Shirazi, S. B. Ahmed, M. I. Razzak, and I. Siddiqi, Segmentation techniques for recognition of Arabic-like scripts: A comprehensive survey, Education and Information Technologies, Springer, 2015.
23 J. R. Chugtai, S. Khalid and I. Siddiqi, Online Signature Verification: A Review, J. Appl. Environ. Biol. Sci., 4(9S), 303-308, 2014. (ISI Indexed)
24 M. Nazakat, S. Khalid and I. Siddiqi, A Review of Offline Signature Verification Techniques, J. Appl. Environ. Biol. Sci., 4(9S), 342-347, 2014  (ISI Indexed)
25 I. Siddiqi, C. Djeddi, A. Raza and L . Souici-Meslati, Automatic Analysis of Handwriting for Gender Classification, Pattern Analysis and Applications, 2015. {2015 IF:1.104}.
26 M. Jehanzeb, G.B. Sulong and I. Siddiqi, Improving Codebook based Writer Recognition, Int’l Journal of Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, World Scientific, 27 (06), 2013. {2013 IF: 0.558}.
27 C. Djeddi, I. Siddiqi, L. Souici-Meslati, A. Ennaji, Text-Independent Writer Recognition Using Multi-script Handwritten Texts, Pattern Recognition Letters, Elsevier, 2013. { 2013 IF: 1.062}
28 F. Cloppet, H. Daher, V. Eglin, H. Emptoz, M. Exbrayat, G. Joutel, F. Lebourgeois, L. Martin, I. Moalla, I. Siddiqi, N. Vincent, New Tools for Exploring, Analyzing and Categorizing Medieval Scripts. In Digital Medievalist, ISSN: 1715-0736 (7): 243-254, 2011
29 I. Siddiqi, F. Cloppet, N.Vincent, Writing property descriptors, a proposal for typological groupings. In Gazette du livre médiéval (56-57): 42-57, 2011.
30 I. Siddiqi and N. Vincent, Text independent writer recognition using redundant writing patterns with contour-based orientation and curvature features, Pattern Recognition {43} Issue 11, 3853-3865, 2010. {2010 IF: 2.607}

Conferences:

Sr. #
1 M. Moeteusm, I. Siddiqi and N. Vincent, Deformation Classification of Drawings for Assessment of Visual-Motor Perceptual Maturity, Proc. of the 15th IAPR International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR 2019), Sydney, Australia, 23-25 September, 2019
2 A. Hamid, M. Bibi, M. Moetesum and I. Siddiqi, Deep Learning based Approach for Historical Manuscript Dating, Proc. of the 15th IAPR International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR 2019), Sydney, Australia, 23-25 September, 2019
3 M. Bibi, A. Hamid, M. Moetesum and I. Siddiqi, Document Forgery Detection using Printer Source Identification-A Text independent Approach, Proc. of the Second International Workshop on Computational Document Forensics, in Conjunctin with ICDAR 2019, Sydney, Australia, September 21, 2019
4 S. Hassan, A. Irfan, A. Mirza and I. Siddiqi, Cursive  Handwritten  Text  Recognition  using  Bi-Directional  LSTMs:  A  case  study on Urdu Handwriting, Proc. of the International Conference on Deep Learning and Machine Learning in Emerging Applications (DEEP-ML 2019) Istanbul, Turkey, August 26-28, 2019
5 A. Mirza, I. Siddiqi, S. G. Mustufa, and M, Hussain, Impact of Pre-Processing on Recognition of Cursive Video Text, In Proceedings of the 9th Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA 2019), July 1-4, Madrid Spain
6 I. Hadjadj, A. Gattal, C. Djeddi, M., I. Siddiqi and F. Abass, Offline Signature Verification Using Textural Descriptors, In Proceedings of the 9th Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (IbPRIA 2019), July 1-4, Madrid Spain
7 Hayat, U., Aatif, M., Zeeshan, O., & Siddiqi, I. Ligature Recognition in Urdu Caption Text using Deep Convolutional Neural Networks. In Proc. Of 2018 14th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET)
8 Moetesum, M., Zeeshan O., and Siddiqi I., “Multi-Object Sketch Segmentation Using Convolutional Object Detectors”. In Proc. of 10th International Conference on Graphics and Image Processing (ICGIP2018), Chengdu, China, Dec 2018
9 Hamid, A., Bibi, M., Siddiqi, I., and Moetesum, M. “Historical Manuscript Dating using Textural Measures”. In Proc. of IEEE 16th International Conference on Frontiers of Information Technology (FIT), Islamabad, Pakistan, Dec. 2018
10 Moetesum, M., Siddiqi, I., Chawki, D., and Sommayya Al-Madeed, “Data Driven Feature Extraction for Gender Classification using Multiscript Handwritten Texts”. In Proc. of 16th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), USA, Aug 2018
11 Abdeljalil, Gattal, Chawki Djeddi, Imran Siddiqi, and Somaya Al-Maadeed. “Writer Identification on Historical Documents using Oriented Basic Image Features.” In 2018 16th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), pp. 369-373. IEEE, 2018
12 Djeddi, Chawki, Somaya Al-Maadeed, Imran Siddiqi, Gattal Abdeljalil, Sheng He, and Younes Akbari. “ICFHR 2018 Competition on Multi-Script Writer Identification.” In 2018 16th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), pp. 506-510. IEEE, 2018
13 M. Siddiqi, I. Siddiqi and K. Khurshid, Feature Extraction for Cursive Language Document Images Using Discrete Cosine Transform, Discrete Wavelet Transform and Gabor Filter, Proc. of the 2nd Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Rabat, Morocco, 27-28 March, 2018.
14 A. Mirza, M. Fayyaz, Z. Sehar, I. Siddiqi, Urdu Caption Text Detection using Textural Features, Proc. of the 2nd Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Rabat, Morocco, 27-28 March, 2018.
15 S. Shabbir, N. Javed, I. Siddiqi and K. Khurshid, A Comparative Study on Clustering Techniques for Urdu Ligatures in Nastaliq Font, Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET-2017), Pakistan, 27-28 December 2017 (To Appear)
16 H. Begum, S. Shaheen, M. Moetesum and I. Siddiqi, Digital Beethoven – An Android based Virtual Piano, Proc. of the 13th International Conference on Emerging Technologies (ICET-2017), Pakistan, 27-28 December 2017 (To Appear).
17 M. Moetesum, T. Aslam, H. Saeed, I. Siddiqi and U. Masroor, Sketch-based Facial Expression Recognition for Human Figure Drawing Psychological Test, Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology (FIT 2017), Pakistan, 18-20 December, 2017 (To Appear).
18 I. Uddin, I. Siddiqi and S. Khalid, A Holistic Approach for Recognition of Complete Urdu Ligatures using Hidden Markov Models, Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology (FIT 2017), Pakistan, 18-20 December, 2017 (To Appear).
19 N. Javed, K. Khurshid, S. Shabbir and I. Siddiqi, Classification of Urdu Ligatures using Convolutional Neural Networks, Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology (FIT 2017), Pakistan, 18-20 December, 2017.
20 H. Nazar, M. Moetesum, S. Ehsan, I. Siddiqi, K. Khurshid, N. Vincent and K. McDonald-Maier, Classification of Graphomotor Impressions using Convolutional Neural Networks: An Application to Automated Neuro-psychological Screening Tests, Proc. of the 14th IAPR International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition (ICDAR), Kyoto, Japan, 13-15 November, 2017.
21 S. Ismail and I. Siddiqi, Classification of Normal Heart beats using Spectral and non spectral features for phonocardiography signals, Proc. of the EAI International Conference on Future Intelligent Vehicular Technologies, Pakistan, 17-19 October, 2017.
22 A. Waris, S. W. Younus, M. Moeteusm and I. Siddiqi, Segmentation and Recognition of Electronic Components in Hand-Drawn Circuit Diagrams, Proc. of the EAI International Conference on Future Intelligent Vehicular Technologies, Pakistan, 17-19 October, 2017.
23 M. Ahmed, H. Afzal, I. Siddiqi and B. Khan, MCS: Multiple Classifier System to Predict the Churners in the Telecom Industry, Proc. of the Intelligent Systems Conference 2017, London, UK, 7-8 September 2017.
24 A. Gattal, C. Djeddi, Y. Chibani and I. Siddiqi, Oriented Basic Image Features Column for isolated handwritten digit. Proc. of the 3rd ACM International Conference on Computing for Engineering and Sciences, pp. 13-18. Turkey, 22-24 July, 2017.
25 M. Pevaiz, S.H. Faraz, C. Djeddi & I. Siddiqi, A Comparative Study of Textural Measures for Handwriting based Gender Classification, Proc. of the International Conference on Computing and Information Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan, 2016.
26 R. Talat, M. Muzammal and I. Siddiqi, Scene Completion using Top-1 Similar Image, Proc. of the 14th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, 2016.
27 U. Kamal, I. Siddiqi, H. Afzal and A. Rehman, Pashto Sentiment Analysis using Lexical Features, Proc. of the first Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Tebessa, Algeria, November 2016.
28 Y. Hannad, I. Siddiqi, Y. El Merabet and M. El Youssfi Elkettani, Arabic Writer Identification System using Histogram of Oriented Gradients (HOG) of handwritten fragments, Proc. of the first Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Tebessa, Algeria, November 2016.
29 S. Malik, H. Afzal, I. Siddiqi and A. Majeed,  Analyzing Socio-economic and Geographical factors for Crime Incidents using Heat maps and Hotspots, Proc. of the first Mediterranean Conference on Pattern Recognition and Artificial Intelligence, Tebessa, Algeria, November 2016.
30 C. Djeddi, S. Al-Maadeed, A. Gattal, I. Siddiqi, A. Ennaji, F. Rouen, & H. El-Abed, ICFHR2016 Competition on Multi-script Writer Demographics Classification Using  QUWI Database, Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), October 2016, Shenzhen, China.
31 A. Mirza, M. Moetesum, I. Siddiqi & C. Djeddi, Gender Classification from Offline Handwriting Images using Textural Features, Proc. of the 15th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition (ICFHR), October 2016, Shenzhen, China.
32 A. Mirza and I. Siddiqi, Data Level Conflicts Resolution for Multi-Sources Heterogeneous Databases, Proc. of the 6th International Conference on Innovative Computing Technology, Islamabad, Pakistan, September, 2016.
33 M. Moetesum, I. Siddiqi, U. Masroor, N. Vincent and F. Cloppet, Segmentation and Classification of Offline Hand Drawn Images for the BGT Neuropsychological Screening Test, In Proc. of the 8th International Conference on Digital Image Processing (ICDIP), Chengdu, China, May. 2016.
34 A. Gattal, C. Djeddi, Y.Chibani, and I. Siddiqi, Isolated Handwritten Digit Recognition Using oBIFs and Background Features, In Proc. of the 12th IAPR International Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS), Santorini, Greece, April 2016.
35 J. Aslam, S. Hayat, M. Moetesum, and I. Siddiqi, A Brain Computer Interface (BCI) based Game Controller using Expressive and Cognitive Signals, In Proc. of the 1st National Conference on Emerging Trends and Innovations in Computing & Technology (NACTICT), Karachi, Pakistan, March 2016.
36 M. Ahmed, M. Jahangir, H. Afzal, A. Majeed, and I. Siddiqi, Using Crowd-source based features from social media and Conventional features to predict movies popularity, In Proc. of the International Conference on Big Data Intelligence and Computing, China, 2015.
37 C. Djeddi, I. Siddiqi, S. Al-Maadeed, L. Souici-Meslati, A. Gattal, A. Ennaji, Signature Verification for Offline Skilled Forgeries Using Textural Features, In Proc. of the 11th Int’l Conference on Signal Image Technology and Internet Based Systems, Thailand, 2015.
38 R. Hussain, H. Khan, I. Siddiqi, K. Khurshid, A. Masood,  Keyword based Information Retrieval System for Urdu Document Images, In Proc. of the 11th Int’l Conference on Signal Image Technology and Internet Based Systems, Thailand, 2015.
39 Z. Malik, A. Mirza, A. Bennour, I. Siddiqi, C. Djeddi, Video Script Identification using a Combination of Textural Features, In Proc. of the 11th Int’l Conference on Signal Image Technology and Internet Based Systems, Thailand, 2015.
40 A. Gattal, Y. Chibani, B. Hadjadji, N. Bouadjenek, I. Siddiqi, C. Djeddi, Segmentation-Verification Based on Fuzzy Integral for Connected Handwritten Digit Recognition, In Proc. of the 5th Int’l Conference on Image Processing Theory, Tools and Applications, France, 2015.
41 C. Djeddi, S. Al-Maadeed, A. Gattal, I.Siddiqi, L. Souici-Meslati and H. El Abed, ICDAR2015 Competition on Multi-script Writer Identification and Gender Classification using ‘QUWI’ Database, Proc. of the 13th Int’l Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR, France, 2015.
42 M. Moetesum, I. Siddiqi, U. Masroor and C. Djeddi, Automated Scoring of Bender Gestalt Test Using Image Analysis Techniques, Proc. of the 13th Int’l Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR, France, 2015.
43 I. Khattak, I. Siddiqi, S. Khalid and C. Djeddi, Recognition of Urdu Ligatures – A Holistic Approach, Proc. of the 13th Int’l Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR, France, 2015.
44 Y. Hannad, I. Siddiqi and M. E. Y. El Kettani, Arabic Writer Identification Using Local Binary Patterns (LBP) of Handwritten Fragments, 7th Iberian Conference on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis, Spain, 2015.
45 U. Naqvi, S. Khalid and I. Siddiqi, Framework for Human Identification Through Offline Handwritten Documents, Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference on Computer, Communication, and Control Technology , Malaysia, 2015.
46 Naz, A. Umar, S. Ahmed, S. H. Shirazi, M. I. Razzak and I. Siddiqi, An OCR System For Printed Nasta’liq Script: A Segmentation Based Approach, Proc. of the 17th IEEE Multi-topic Conference, Pakistan, 2014.
47 Malik and I. Siddiqi, Detection and Recognition of Traffic Signs from Road Scene Images, Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Frontiers in Information Technology, 2014.
48 A. Gattal, Y. Chibani, C. Djeddi and I. Siddiqi, Improving Isolated Digit Recognition using a Combination of Multiple Features, Proc. Of 14th Int’l Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, ICFHR, Greece, 2014.
49 C. Djeddi, A. Gattal, L. Souici-Meslati, I. Siddiqi, Y. Chibani and H. El-Abed, LAMIS-MSHD: A Multi-Script offline Handwriting Database, Proc. Of 14th Int’l Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, ICFHR, Greece, 2014.
50 C. Djeddi, L. S. Meslati, I. Siddiqi, A. Ennaji, H. El-Abed and A. Gattal, Evaluation of Texture Features for Offline Arabic Writer Identification, Proc. Of 11th IAPR Int’l Workshop on Document Analysis Systems (DAS), Tours, France, 2014.
51 A. Raza, I. Siddiqi, C. Djeddi and A. Ennaji, Multilingual Artificial Text Detection using a Cascade of Transforms, In Proc. Of the 12th Int’l Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR 2013, Washington, USA, 2013.
52 C. Djeddi, I. Siddiqi, L. Souici-Meslati and A. Ennaji, Codebook for Writer Characterization: A Vocabulary of Patterns or a Mere Representation Space?, In Proc. Of the 12th Int’l Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, ICDAR 2013, Washington, USA, 2013.
53 A. Raza, A. Abidi and I. Siddiqi, Multilingual artificial text detection and extraction from still images,  Proc. SPIE 8658, Document Recognition and Retrieval XX, February 2013, California, USA.
54 Djeddi, C., Siddiqi,I., Souici-Meslati, L. and Ennaji, A., Multi-script Writer Identification Optimized With Retrieval Mechanism, In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, 18-20  September 2012 at Bari, Italy.
55 Abidi, A., Jamil, A., Siddiqi, I. and Khurshid, K., Word Spotting based Retrieval of Urdu Handwritten Documents, In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, September 2012 at Bari, Italy.
56 Raza, A., Siddiqi, I., Abidi, A. and Arif, F., An Unconstrained Benchmark Urdu Handwritten Sentence Database with Automatic Line Segmentation, In Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, September 2012 at Bari, Italy.
57 Siddiqi, I. and Raza, A., A Database of Artificial Urdu Text in Video Images with Semi-Automatic Text Line Labeling Scheme, In Proceedings of MMEDIA 2012, Chamonix, France.
58 Abidi, A., Siddiqi, I. and Khurshid, K., Towards Searchable Urdu Digital Libraries – A Word Spotting based Retrieval Approach, In ICDAR ’11: Eleventh International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, September 2011, Beijing, China.
59 Jamil, A., Raza, A., Siddiqi, I. and Arif, F., Edge-based Features for Localization of Artificial Urdu Text in Video Images, In ICDAR ’11: Eleventh International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, September 2011, Beijing, China.
60 Siddiqi, I., Khurshid, K. and Vincent, N.: Feature Relevance Analysis for Writer Identification, In DRR’11: Proceedings of the 18th Document Recognition and Retrieval Conference, 26–27 January 2011, San Francisco, CA, USA.
61 Khurshid, K., Siddiqi, I., Faure, C. and Vincent, N.: Information Retrieval from Historical Document Image Base, In KDIR’10: Proceedings of the Int’l Conference on Knowledge Discovery and Information Retrieval, 25–28 October 2010, Valencia, Spain.
62 Siddiqi, I., Cloppet, F. and Vincent, N.: Contour Based Features for the Classification of Ancient Manuscripts, In IGS’09: Proceedings of the 14th Conference of the International Graphonomics Society, 13th–16th September 2009, Dijon, France.
63 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: Combining Contour Based Orientation and Curvature Features for Writer Recognition, In CAIP’09: Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Computer Analysis of Images and Patterns, 2nd–4th September 2009, Münster, Germany.
64 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: A Set of Chain Code Based Features for Writer Recognition. In ICDAR ’09: Proceedings of the Tenth International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, 26th–29th July 2009, Barcelona, Spain.
65 Khurshid, K., Siddiqi, I., Faure, C. and Vincent, N.: Comparison of Niblack Inspired Binarization Methods for Ancient Documents, In DRR’09: Proceedings of the 16th Document Recognition and Retrieval Conference, 21st–22nd January 2009, San Jose, CA, USA.
66 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: Descripteurs Locaux de Forme pour la Reconnaissance de Scripteur, In CIFED’08: Xe Colloque International Francophone sur l’Ecrit et le Document, 28th–31st October 2008, Rouen, France.
67 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: Stroke Width Independent Feature for Writer Identification and Handwriting Classification. In ICFHR ’08: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, 19th– 21st August 2008, Montreal, Canada.
68 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: Combining Global and Local Features for Writer Identification. In ICFHR ’08: Proceedings of the Eleventh International Conference on Frontiers in Handwriting Recognition, 19th–21st August 2008, Montreal, Canada.
69 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: How to Define Local Shape Descriptors for Writer Identification and Verification. In PRIS’08: 8th Int’l workshop on Pattern Recognition in Information Systems, 12th–13th June 2008, Barcelona, Spain.
70 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: In ICDAR ’07: Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Document Analysis and Recognition, 23rd–26th September 2007, Curitiba, Brazil.
71 Qazi, A.A., Siddiqi, I. and Hussain, S.: Text Detection and Recognition for Video Indexing, In ICSES ’04: Proceedings of 26th IEEE International Conference on Signals and Electronic Systems, 13th–15th September, 2004, Poland.
72 Siddiqi, I. and Vincent, N.: Scriptor Identification, Document Image Analysis Workshop, 12th – 13th July, 2007, La Rochelle, France.