Dr Muhammad Hammad Saleem

School of Science, Engineering & Environment

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Muhammad Hammad Saleem

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Current positions

Lecturer in Computer Science (AI)


Dr Muhammad Hammad Saleem received his B.E. and M.Engg degrees from NED University of Engineering and Technology, Pakistan in 2016 and 2018, respectively. He received his Ph.D. degree in 2023 from Massey University, New Zealand. His Ph.D. research consists of novel deep learning-based methods for agricultural problems. His Ph.D. thesis was included in the Dean's List of Exceptional Doctoral Theses.
He has a vast experience of working in industry and academia. He is also a very active reviewer of reputed journals from IEEE, Springer, Nature, Wiley, and MDPI.
He is currently working as a Lecturer in Computer Science - Artificial Intelligence / Machine Learning in the School of Science, Engineering, and Environment at the University of Salford, Salford, United Kingdom. He is responsible for teaching undergraduate/postgraduate modules majorly related to Data Science and AI along with supervising the Dissertations of Masters students and doing research in addressing real-life problems by AI.
He has 11 publications to his name in reputed Journals and conferences. His research interests include applied AI, deep learning, computer vision, and precision agriculture.

Areas of Research

Deep Learning
Machine Learning
Computer Vision
Data Analytics
Precision Agriculture


Advanced Databases
Natural Language Processing
Computer Programming

Qualifications and Recognitions

  • Doctor of Philosophy

    2019 - 2023
  • Master of Engineering

    2016 - 2018
  • Bachelor of Engineering

    2012 - 2016

  • Dean's List of Exceptional Doctoral Theses

  • 2021 Plants Best paper award

  • Kia Kotahi Award