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Ph.D student
University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, Republic of China.

95, Zhongguancun East Road, Beijing 100190, P.R.China
hichemmetmer (at) gmail (dot) com


I am a Ph.D student at National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition (NLPR) at Institute of Automation, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (UCAS), advised by Prof. Changsheng Xu and Associate Prof. Tianzhu Zhang, I received my Master degree from Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, R.P. China, 2017.
My research interests include the following:
  • Multimedia Analysis, Deep Learning
  • Healthcare


University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (中国科学院大学)
Ph.D student, Institute of Automation, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences (Sep. 2017 - At present)
Supervisor: Prof. Changsheng Xu
Nanjing University of science and technology (南京理工大学)
Master degree, Nanjing University of Science and Technology, Nanjing, R.P. China (Sep. 2014 - April. 2017)
Supervisor: Prof. Jianfeng Lu
Jiangxi Normal University (江西师范大学)
Chinese language student, School of Intercultural languages (Feb. 2014 - Sep. 2014)
University of Batna
Bachelor degree, Department of Computer Science and Engineering (Sep. 2010 - July. 2013)
Supervisor: Dr. Talhi Said


Journal Articles

  • Hichem Metmer,Qinghua Zhao, Student Member, IEEE, Chong Ji, Junwei Xiao, Jianfeng Lu
    Evaluation of Default mode network in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer’s disease individuals
    International Journal of Biometrics and Bioinformatics (IJBB), Volume (11): Issue (1): 2017. [Link]
  • Qinghua Zhao, Student Member, IEEE, Hichem Metmer, Hong Lu, Will X. Y Li, Jianfeng Lu
    Evaluating Functional Connectivity of Executive Control Network and Frontoparietal Network in Alzheimer's Disease, Brain Research, Elsevier, 2017. [Link]


  • Ph.D scholarship, CAS-TWAS President's Fellowship Programme, Ph.D. Scholarship, R.P. China, 2017.
  • Master Postgraduate scholarship, CGS Postgraduate Scholarship Program, R.P. China, 2014.
  • AWA, Algeria Web Awards, 2013.

Academic activities

  • Academic meeting, National Laboratory of Pattern Recognition, Group dinner - [Link]
  • Academic lecture, Prof. Ramesh Jain (University of California) - [Link]
  • Academic lecture, Dr. Ioannis Patras (the Queen Mary, University of London) - [Link]
  • Academic lecture, Prof. Kip Thorne, American theoretical physicist (Nobel Prize in Physics, 2017) - [Link]
  • Academic visit, Tokyo Institute of Technology (东京工业大学), Tokyo, Japan - [Link]
  • Academic visit, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - [Link]
  • Graduation, Master degree, Nanjing University of Science and Technology (南京理工大学) - [Link]


  • Languages: Arabic (Native), English, French, Chinese (中文).
  • Interests: Chinese 8-Ball, Sciences, Discover Asia.