• Name: Tarek Haloubi
  • Role: PhD student and Engineering Teaching Assistant
  • Contact: Tarek.Haloubi@ed.ac.uk

Tarek is a biomedical engineer, a PhD researcher and an engineering teaching assistant at the School of Engineering, University of Edinburgh. He joined Edinburgh in January 2020, completing a joint MSc in Sensor and Imaging Systems between the University of Glasgow and the University of Edinburgh, before starting his PhD.

His current research project is undertaken in partnership with GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and the National Physical Laboratory (NPL) and will focus on developing machine learning techniques for evaluating disease and drug effectiveness in fibre-bundle endomicroscopy systems. In spare time, Tarek enjoys reading, swimming and playing video games.