Dr Ziad Abdeldayem

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Dr Ziad Abdeldayem PhD, FHEA
Senior Lecturer in Geomatic Engineering, Department of Civil Engineering, Liverpool John Moores University.

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
4. Drones (UAVs) for Civil and Geomatic Engineering applications




2009, Cairo University, Egypt, PhD in Geomatic Engineering
2005, Cairo University, Egypt, MSc in Geomatic Engineering
2002, Aleppo University, Syria, PGCert in History of Applied Science
2001, Aleppo University, Syria, BSc in Civil Engineering

Conference publication

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

Journal article

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 Public Url


Fellow of Higher Education Academy, Higher Education Academy. 2017