Professor Cheriet has published more than 300 technical papers in renown international journals and conferences, and has delivered more than 30 invited talks. In addition, he has authored and published 6 books on pattern recognition, document image analysis and understanding, and computer vision. Among them, the book entitled Character Recognition Systems, a Textbook for Students and Practitioners, is highly acclaimed.
Prof. Cheriet is also recognized for his activities in technical journal editorial writing, organizing and taking part in many conferences. He has contributed to the training of more than 70 high qualified personnel. Dr. Cheriet was awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal in light of his significant contributions to knowledge improvement in computational intelligence and mathematical modeling for image processing, created by MITCAS to mark the 60th anniversary of Her Majesty’s accession to the throne. He holds NSERC Canada Research Chair Tier 1 in Sustainable Smart echo-Cloud.
Dr. Cheriet is a senior member of the IEEE and the chapter founder and former chair of IEEE Montreal Computational Intelligent Systems (CIS).
Prof. Cheriet has supervised 106 students and research personnel during the past three decades. Three Ph.D. students and three PDF under his supervision have received outstanding fellowships from NATEQ and the NSERC with an NSERC Excellence Award. His students were receiving the Gold Medal of the Canada General Governor for the best PhD thesis, the awards for best Master’s thesis of the ÉTS, and prestigious fellowships. Over the past six years, 45 students and research fellows under his supervision have graduated and gone on to pursue a Master’s degree or a Ph.D., taken up a post-doctoral position, been appointed Tenure-Track (Teluq-Montreal, ÉTS, Ocean University of China, Indian Institute of Technology, University of Saudi Arabia, University of Tunisia), Senior Researchers (CSIRO-Australia, CNRC Boucherville),or hold positions in industry (e.g. Ericsson Canada, Sky Financial Group R-D, Apple USA, SAGEM Corp., A2IA Corp.).