Dr Saeed Sharif is the leader of the Intelligent Technologies Research Group, course leader for MSc Computer Science and course leader for MSc Computer Science with Industrial Placement.. He has a PhD in artificial intelligence. His research interests and expertise include Artificial Intelligence, innovative tele-health, medical technology, digital health care and medical assistive technology, medical image analysis and visualisation, intelligent diagnosis systems, Smart Biomedical Image and Bio Signal Acquisition (MRI, PET, EEG), nanotechnology, medical biotechnology, and big data analysis. He is working closely with clinicians and policy makers nationally and internationally to improve the clinical settings and the healthcare systems. He has led the research development of different research projects associated with many industries and NHS trusts. He has developed his research with the goal of improving the effectiveness, efficiency of medical and health care systems. Dr Saeed has published more than 56 articles in highly reputable journals, international conferences and book chapters, such as Elsevier Applied Soft Computing, Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine, IEEE Access etc. He is a member of the technical committee of several international conferences, he has participated in many national and international conferences e.g., ICIP. He has served as a reviewer for many journals e.g., IET IPJ, Elsevier CBMJ. He is guest editor at an international journal. He has received many academic and research awards. He is a Fellow of the UK Higher Education Academy, and a member of the British Computer Society.