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Dr Ziad Abdeldayem

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Faculty of Engineering and Technology

Dr Ziad Abdeldayem PhD, CEng, MCInstCES, FHEA
Senior Lecturer in Geospatial Engineering

Research interests:
1.The applications of GIS, remote sensing and spatial data analysis in mapping, digital infrastructure, sustainable built environment, Earth sciences, archaeology, forestry, geography, water resources management, etc.
2. LiDAR (Light Detection And Ranging) data processing.
3. InSAR (Interferometric Synthetic Aperture Radar) data analysis.



Journal article

Alhasan M, Lakmes A, Alobaidy MG, Alhaeek S, ASSAF M, Dawson L, Pirrie D, Abdeldayem Z, Bridge JW. 2023. A baseline survey of potentially toxic elements in the soil of north-west Syria following a decade of conflict Environmental Science: Advances, DOI Publisher Url Public Url

Abdeldayem Z. Automatic Weighted Splines Filter (AWSF): A New Algorithm for Extracting Terrain Measurements From Raw LiDAR Point Clouds IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Applied Earth Observations and Remote Sensing, DOI Author Url Publisher Url Public Url

Conference publication

Abdeldayem Z, Markiewicz J, Kansara K, Edwards LA. 2020. Extracting Terrain Points from Airborne Laser Scanning Data in Densely Forested Areas International Journal of Civil, Environmental, Structural, Construction and Architectural Engineering, 14 :140-144 Publisher Url Public Url

Membership of professional bodies:

CEng, Chartered Engineer, Engineering Council, UK.

MCInstCES, Member of Chartered Institution of Civil Engineering Surveyors, UK.


FHEA, Fellow of Higher Education Academy, UK.