Multimedia Research Group
MediaLab of Athena Research & Innovation Center
People

Researchers

George Pavlidis
Dr. Electrical Engineer
Head of the Research Group
Head of research at 'Clepsydra' Cultural Heritage Digitization Center
Digital imaging, mutlimedia systems, user interfaces, ambient intelligence
email: gpavlid AT ipet.gr
phone: +30-2541078787
fax: +30-2541063656
personal web-site: http://georgepavlides.info
CV: Full CV in Greek, Full CV in English
Short CV

Anestis Koutsoudis
Dr. Computer Science
3D digitisation, content-based analysis, multimedia systems and software engineering
email: akoutsou AT ipet.gr
phone: +30-25410-23405, +30-2541078787
fax: +30-2541063656
personal web-site: http://www.ceti.gr/~akoutsou
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Adjunct Researchers

Spyridon Mouroutsos
Prof. Electrical & Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace
(measurements, mechatronics, automation, standards and standardisation)

Vasilios Tsioukas
Prof. Rural and Surveying Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
(photogrammetry, laser scanning and remote sensing for recording processes and methods in close and aerial cases)

Research Associates

Chairi Kiourt
Informatics Engineer
(VR environments, serious games, edutainment)

Georgia Petsa
Electrical & Computer Engineer
(Data management and dynamic web content delivery)

Michael Menesidis
Informatics Engineer
(System integration and mobile app development)

Vasileios Sevetlidis
Informatics Engineer
(CBIR, Data and knowledge management, Software development)

Maria Charalampidou
MSc Electrical and Computer Engineer
(Sensor networks, Ambient intelligence, 3D imaging and digitization)

Christina Makarona
MSc Physicist
(Virtual museums, 3D digitisation, Multispectral imaging, Artwork digitisation and analysis)

Fotis Arnaoutoglou
BSc Computer Science
(3D graphics, 3D digitization and modeling, Virtual museums, Software development)


Former Researchers & Associates

Apostolos Tsompanopoulos
Electrical Engineer
Technical Staff of CETI

Valia Kontogianni
Electrical and Computer Engineer
(Digital processing of audio signals and production of a sounds library)

Athina Kokonozi
Physicist
(MPEG-7 metadata on audio signals)

Evgenia Politou
Electrical and Computer Engineer
(JPEG2000 and cultural applications)

Internships

Christos Pylianidis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Natural interaction for game control

Savas Moysidis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Brainwave control of automation systems

Anna Betoula, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Brainwaves and remote interaction

George Saatsakis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Web portal and database development

Michael Zampetakis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: kinect applications in mechatronics

Ioannis Koutras, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Multimedia databases, MPEG7, XML, GIS, Java, Image Processing

Falilatou Bello, Ecole Polytechnique de l’ université de Nantes, France
area of R&D: Web-based 3D virtual museums based on Java technology

Jean-Michel Duchemin, Ecole Polytechnique de l’ université de Nantes, France
area of R&D: Design and implementation of a client-server scheme for progressive transmission of JPEG2000 encoded images over the internet with advanced capabilities

Stergios Chatzopoulos, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: 3D graphics design, 3D multimedia programming, multimedia databases internet integration, Dynamic and internet-based virtual museum

George Provopoulos, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: 3D graphics design, 3D multimedia programming, multimedia databases internet integration, Dynamic and internet-based virtual museum

Ioannis Loukos, University of Ioannina, Greece
area of R&D: 3D applications with 3D graphics engines - OGRE 3D

Christos Xanthis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: 3D virtual reconstruction of ancient objects

Sotiris Katsis, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Data compression and measuring systems (application to a weather station)

Aise Kiourt, Democritus University of Thrace, Greece
area of R&D: Navigation in virtual spaces with Macromedia Director