Dalila Megherbi is an Associate Professor in the Francis College of Engineering's Electrical & Computer Engineering and the Director of CMINDS at UMass Lowell.

Dalila B. Megherbi

Professor, Director CMINDS

Francis College of Engineering
Electrical & Computer Engineering, Robotics
Ball Hall - 421B


Digital Image Processing, Computer Vision, AI, Networking, Distributed & Embedded Systems

Research Interests

Distributed systems and high-performance computing; high-speed networks/networking; parallel computers/computing; artificial and machine intelligence; computer vision and image processing; hyper-spectral imaging; big data analytics with applications to homeland security and life sciences; cyber-security; bio-engineering; optical and digital signal processing; remote sensing, virtual and augmented 3-D reality; knowledge and data engineering and applications; design methodologies and tools for architecture design and fault tolerance systems; embedded real-time systems and architectures; deep learning; computational modeling for nanotechnology applications including DNA/RNA-seq computational processing and analysis.


  • Ph D: Electrical and Computer Engineering, Brown University
  • Sc M: Applied Mathematics, Brown University
  • Sc M: Electrical and Computer Engineering , Brown University
  • SDipl. d'Ingenieur d'Etat, Computer Engineering, Ecole Nationale Polytechnique