Dr Ziad Abdeldayem

School of Civil Engineering and Built Environment

Dr Ziad Abdeldayem BSc (Hons), PGDip, MSc, PhD, 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.
4. Drones (UAVs) for Civil and Geospatial Engineering applications.



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


FHEA, Fellow of Higher Education Academy, UK.

Membership of professional bodies:

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