Ahmed M. Hendawy

Ph.D. Candidate at LiteRL and IAS research groups, TU Darmstadt.

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I am a Mechatronics Engineer who works in the field of Robotics and Artificial Intelligence. I graduated from the German University in Cairo (GUC). I have a master’s degree in Information Technology from the University of Stuttgart. Currently, I am pursuing a Ph.D. in Reinforcement Learning.

news

Aug 16, 2022 My master’s thesis “Constraint-based Optimization Approach for Generalized Few-Shot Object Detection” was awarded the Sony Award for best master’s thesis at the University of Stuttgart.
Jun 21, 2022 Our work “CFA: Constraint-based Finetuning Approach for Generalized Few-Shot Object Detection” received the Best Paper Runner-up Award in the CVPR 2022 Workshop on Limited Labelled Data for Image and Video Understanding (L3D-IVU).
Apr 10, 2022 My master’s thesis contribution has been accepted as a research paper at the Workshop on Learning with Limited Labelled Data for Image and Video Understanding (L3D-IVU) in CVPR 2022.
Apr 8, 2022 Started a Ph.D. at the newly founded research group LiteRL supervised by Dr. Carlo D’Eramo and co-supervised by Prof. Jan Peters, head of the Intelligent Autonomous System (IAS) group, TU Darmstadt.
May 1, 2021 Started a master thesis at Robert Bosch on the topic of Few-Shot Object Detection.

selected publications

  1. L3D-IVU
    CFA: Constraint-based Finetuning Approach for Generalized Few-Shot Object Detection
    Guirguis, K.,  Hendawy, A., Eskandar, G., Abdelsamad, M., Kayser, M., and Beyerer, J.
    2022