Multimedia Research Group
MediaLab of Athena Research & Innovation Center
Publications

Journal papers

  1. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, George Pavlidis, “Passive markers as a low-cost method of enriching cultural visits on user’s demand”, Journal of Advanced Computer Science & Technology, accepted for publication, 2014.
  2. A. Balla, G. Pavlogeorgatos, D. Tsiafakis, G. Pavlidis, “Modelling archaeological and geospatial information for burial site prediction, identification and management”, International Journal Heritage in the Digital Era, Vol.2, No 4, pp. 585-609, 2013.
  3. A. Balla, G. Pavlogeorgatos, D. Tsiafakis, G. Pavlidis, “Efficient Predictive Modelling for Archaeological Research”, International Journal Mediterranean Archaeology and Archaeometry, accepted for publication, 2013.
  4. Aikaterini Balla, Gerasimos Pavlogeorgatos, Despoina Tsiafakis, George Pavlidis, “Locating Macedonian tombs using predictive modelling”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 14, Iss. 5, pp. 403-410, 2013.
  5. M. Charalampidou, S. Mouroutsos, G. Pavlidis, “Identifying aspects of Ambient Intelligence through a review of recent developments”, Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 82-100, 2012.
  6. A. Koutsoudis, C. Makarona, G. Pavlidis, “ Content-based navigation within virtual museums”, Journal of Advanced Computer Science and Technology, Vol. 1, No. 2, pp. 73-81, 2012.
  7. A. Koutsoudis, K. Stavroglou, G. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “3DSSE – A 3D Scene Search Engine – Exploring 3D Scenes Using Keywords”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 13, pp. 187–194, 2012.
  8. A. Koutsoudis, C. Chamzas, “3D Pottery Shape Matching Using Depth Map Images”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 12(2011),pp.128-133.
  9. A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, V. Liami, D. Tsiafakis, C. Chamzas, “3D Pottery Content Based Retrieval based on Pose Normalisation and Segmentation”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 11, pp. 329-338, 2010.
  10. A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, F. Arnaoutoglou, D. Tsiafakis, C. Chamzas, “qp: A Tool for Generating 3D Models of Ancient Greek Pottery”, Journal of Cultural Heritage Vol. 10, pp. 281-295, 2009.
  11. G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, V. Tsioukas, A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, C. Chamzas, “Preservation of Architectural Heritage through 3D digitization”, Special Issue of the International Journal of Architectural Computing (IJAC) in Cultural Heritage, Vol. 5, No. 2, pp. 221-237, Jun. 2007.
  12. G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, V. Tsioukas, C. Chamzas, “Methods for 3D Digitization of Cultural Heritage”, Elsevier Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 8, Issue 1, pp. 93-98, Jan.-Mar. 2007.
  13. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou,C. Chamzas, “On 3D Reconstruction of the old city of Xanthi”, Journal of Cultural Heritage, Volume 8 (2007), pp. 26-31.
  14. G. Pavlidis, A. Tsompanopoulos, N. Papamarkos, C. Chamzas, “A Multi-Segment Image Coding and Transmission Scheme”, Elsevier Signal Processing, Vol. 85, Issue 9, pp. 1827-1844, Sep. 2005.
  15. G. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “Compressing the background layer in compound images using JPEG and data filling”, Elsevier Signal Processing: Image Communication, Vol. 20, Issue 5, pp. 487-502, Jun. 2005.
  16. N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, D. Papadopoulou, A. Tsompanopoulos, K. Stavroglou, Z. Loukou, C. Chamzas, “Archiving Cultural Objects in the 21st Century”, Elsevier Journal of Cultural Heritage, Vol. 5, Issue 4, pp. 379-384, Oct.-Dec. 2004.
  17. E.A. Politou, G.P. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “JPEG2000 and dissemination of cultural heritage databases over the Internet”, IEEE Transactions on Image Processing, Vol. 13, Issue 3, pp 293-301, Mar. 2004.
  18. G. Pavlidis, A. Tsompanopoulos, N. Papamarkos, C. Chamzas, “JPEG2000 over noisy communication channels: Thorough evaluation and cost analysis”, Elsevier Signal Processing: Image Communication, Vol. 18, pp. 497–514, 2003.
  19. N.C. Tsirliganis, F. Arnaoutoglou, A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “3D-ArchGIS: Archiving Cultural Heritage in a 3D Multimedia Space”, DigiCULT.Info: A Newsletter on Digital Culture, Issue 6, pp. 6-10, Dec. 2003.

Conference papers

  1. Aikaterini Balla, Gerasimos Pavlogeorgatos, Despoina Tsiafakis, George Pavlidis, “Recent advances in archaeological predictive modelling: contribution to Cultural Resource Management and archaeological research”, 1st International Workshop on Virtual Archaeology: Museums & Cultural Tourism VAMCT 2013, (Delphi, Greece), Sept. 25-28, 2013
  2. S. Mouroutsos, M. Charalampidou, G. Pavlidis, “Learning advanced telemetry and telecontrol systems in the laboratory”, International Conference on Engineering Education ICEE 2012, (Turku, Finland), Jul. 30 – Aug. 3, 2012.
  3. M. Charalampidou, S. Mouroutsos, G. Pavlidis, “Advanced telemetry and telecontrol using smart sensors”, The 14th IASTED International Conference on Control and Applications CA 2012, (Crete, Greece), Jun. 18-20, 2012.
  4. A. Balla, G. Pavlogeorgatos, D. Tsiafakis, G. Pavlidis, “Modeling for the prediction of possible Macedo-nian tombs’ locations for cultural management”, 7th PanHellenic Conference HellasGIs 2012, (Athens, Greece), May 17-18, 2012.
  5. F. Pavlidou, M. Charalampidou, S. Mouroutsos, G. Pavlidis, “Gesture-based presentation control”, 5th PanHellenic Electrical and Computer Engineering Students Conference 2012, (Xanthi, Greece), Apr. 6-7 2012.
  6. A. Balla, G. Pavlogeorgatos, D. Tsiafakis, G. Pavlidis, “Predicting Macedonian tombs’ locations using GIS, predictive modeling and fuzzy logic”, Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology CAA 2012, (Southampton, UK), Mar. 26-30, 2012.
  7. A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, “Content-based search and retrieval within complex 3D scenes – Application to cultural heritage”, 16th International Conference on Cultural Heritage and New Technologies, Nov. 14 – 16, 2011, Vienna, Austria.
  8. D. Pletinckx, A. Koutsoudis, “Metadata for documenting the virtual reconstruction process”, Workshop on Metadata for 3D: towards a practical approach, VAST 2010, Paris, France, 21-24 September,2010.
  9. A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “Detecting Shape Similarities in 3D Pottery Repositories”, IEEE Int. Workshop on Semantic Web and Reasoning for Cultural Heritage and Digital Libraries, (Pittsburgh,USA), Sept. 22-24, 2010.
  10. G. Pavlidis, F. Arnaoutoglou, A. Koutsoudis, C. Chamzas, “Virtual Walkthrough in a Lost Town – The Virtual Argostoli”, accepted in the IASTED Computer Graphics and Imaging CGIM 2010, (Innsbruck, Austria), Feb. 17-19, 2010.
  11. A. Koutsoudis and C. Chamzas, “3D Pottery Shape Similarity Matching Based on Digital Signatures”, in Procs. of the 37th Computer Applications and Quantitative Methods in Archaeology Conference (CAA 2009), Williamsburg, Virginia, USA, March 22-26, 2009.
  12. A. Koutsoudis and C. Chamzas, “A 3D Pottery Content Based Retrieval Method, Workshop on 3D Object Retrieval”, Eurographics ’09, 29 March 2009, Munich, Germany.
  13. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, C. Chamzas, “A Versatile Workflow for 3D Reconstructions and Modeling of Cultural Heritage Sites Based on Open Source Software”, Conference on Virtual Systems and Multimedia dedicated to Cultural Heritage VSMM2008, (Limassol, Cyprus), Oct. 20-26, 2008.
  14. G. Pavlidis, C. Makarona, F. Arnaoutoglou, A. Koutsoudis, C. Chamzas, “Museums In The Virtual World”, International Symposium “Information and Communication Technologies in Cultural Heritage”, (Ioannina, Greece), Oct. 16-18, 2008.
  15. C. Chamzas, G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, “Advanced techniques in the documentation and dissemination of Culture”, 14th Conference on Informatics Technology, (Thessaloniki, Greece), Oct. 2-5, 2008.
  16. E. Rakitina, I. Rakitin, V. Staleva, F. Arnaoutoglou, A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, “An Overview of 3D Laser Scanning Technology”, in Proc. of the International Scientific Conference, (Varna, Bulgaria), Jun. 26-28, 2008.
  17. Α. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, F. Arnaoutoglou, D. Tsiafakis, C. Chamzas, “A 3D Pottery Database for Benchmarking Content Based Retrieval Mechanisms”, Workshop on 3D Object Retrieval in Eurographics 2008 International Conference, (Crete, Greece), Apr. 14-18, 2008.
  18. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, G. Pavlidis, V. Tsioukas, C. Chamzas, “Creating Internet Friendly 3D Tours Using 3D Range Scanner Data”, 3D Colour Laser Scanning Conference, (UCL London, UK), Mar. 27-28, 2008.
  19. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, G. Pavlidis, V. Tsioukas, C. Chamzas, “Process Evaluation of 3D Reconstruction Methodologies Targeted to Web based Virtual Reality”, XXI CIPA International Symposium, (Athens, Greece), Oct. 1-6, 2007.
  20. A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, G. Pavlidis, C. Chamzas, “3D content-based visualization of databases”, International Conference on Knowledge Generation, Communication and Management: KGCM 2007 Jointly with The 11th World Multi-conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: WMSCI 2007, (Orlando, USA), Jul. 2-11, 2007.
  21. F. Arnaoutoglou, A. Koutsoudis, G. Pavlidis, V. Tsioukas, C. Chamzas, “Towards a Versatile Handheld 3D Laser Scanner”, The 7th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage VAST, 2006, (Nicosia, Cyprus), Oct. 30 – Nov. 4, 2006.
  22. A. Balla, G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, G. Pavlogeorgatos, “Cultural itineraries in the region of Xanthi using Web-based GIS technologies”, The 7th International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage VAST, 2006, (Nicosia, Cyprus), Oct. 30 – Nov. 4, 2006.
  23. G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, F. Arnaoutoglou, K. Balla, A. Pikrakis, C. Chamzas, “Musical Universe”, Third International Conference of Museology, (Mytilene, Greece), June 5-9, 2006.
  24. G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, A. Koutsoudis, F. Arnaoutoglou, V. Tsioukas, C. Chamzas, “Recording Cultural Heritage”, Third International Conference of Museology, (Mytilene, Greece), June 5-9, 2006.
  25. G. Pavlidis, D. Tsiafakis, G. Provopoulos, S. Chatzopoulos, F. Arnaoutoglou, C. Chamzas, “MOMI: A dynamic and internet-based 3D virtual museum of musical instruments”, Third International Conference of Museology, (Mytilene, Greece), June 5-9, 2006.
  26. G. Pavlidis, N. Tsirliganis, D. Tsiafakis, F. Arnaoutoglou, C. Chamzas, “3D digitization of monuments: the case of Mani”, Third International Conference of Museology, (Mytilene, Greece), June 5-9, 2006.
  27. V. Tsioukas, N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, F. Arnaoutoglou, C. Chamzas, E. Mpakourou, A. Mexia, “Photogrammetric Modeling Of Byzantine Churches”, CIPA 2005 – XX International Symposium, (Torino, Italy), 26 Sept. – 1 Oct., 2005.
  28. G. Pavlidis, S. Tsekeridou, C. Chamzas, “JPEG-matched data filling of sparse images”, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing ICIP 2004, (Singapore), Oct. 24-27, 2004, Vol. 1, pp. 493-496.
  29. S.G. Mouroutsos, G.P. Pavlidis, “Designing an Online Multimedia Course Management System: The case of StarLMS”, World Conference on Educational Multimedia, Hypermedia & Telecommunications EDMEDIA 2004, (Lugano, Switzerland), June 21-26, 2004.
  30. D. Tsiafakis, V. Evangelidis, G. Pavlidis, N. Tsirliganis, C. Chamzas, “Digitization and Archiving of Archaeological Sites: The Karabournaki Case”, Workshop on Novel Technologies For Digital Preservation, Information Processing And Access To Cultural Heritage Collections, (“Ormylia” Art Diagnosis Centre, Ormylia, Greece), 21-22 May 2004.
  31. D. Tsiafakis, N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, V. Evangelidis, C. Chamzas, “Karabournaki-Recording the past: The digitization of an Archaeological Site”, International Conference on Electronic Imaging & the Visual Arts EVA 2004, (Florence, Italy), 29 March – 2 April 2004.
  32. D. Tsiafakis, A. Tsompanopoulos, G. Pavlidis, D. Papadopoulou, N. Tsirliganis, V. Evangelidis, C. Chamzas, “Archiving Cultural Objects in the 21st Century: Pottery from Karabournaki”, 16th International Congress of Classical Archaeology AIAC 2003, (Harvard University Museums, Boston/Cambridge, USA), Aug. 23-26, 2003.
  33. F. Arnaoutoglou, V. Evangelidis, G. Pavlidis, N. Tsirliganis, C. Chamzas, “3D-GIS: New Ways In Digitization And Visualization Of Cultural Objects”, Workshop on Digitization of Cultural Content, (Corfu, Greece), June 27-28, 2003.
  34. S. Antoniadou, D. Tsiafaki, N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, “TRUE LIES – The illusion of preservation in time through the reality of science and technology”, Conference for “Preservation and Display of Preserved Artworks. Technical Problems – Aesthetic Problems”, (Byzantine and Christian Museum, Greece), Jan. 29, 2003.
  35. G. Pavlidis, A. Tsompanopoulos, N. Papamarkos, C. Chamzas, “JPEG2000 over Noisy Communication Channels – The Cost Analysis Aspect”, IEEE International Conference on Image Processing ICIP 2002, (Rochester – New York, USA), Vol. 3, pp. 561-564, Sep. 22-25, 2002.
  36. N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, E. Politou, A. Tsompanopoulos, K. Stavroglou, C. Chamzas, “New Ways in Digitization and Visualization of Cultural Objects”, IEEE International Digital Signal Processing Conference DSP 2002, (Santorini, Greece), Vol. 1, pp. 475-478, July 1-3, 2002.
  37. N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, D. Papadopoulou, A. Tsompanopoulos, K. Stavroglou, Z. Loukou, C. Chamzas, “Archiving 3D Cultural Objects with Surface Point-Wise Database Information”, IEEE 3D Data Processing, Visualization & Transmission 3DPVT 2002, (Padova, Italy) , pp. 766-769, Jun. 18-21, 2002.
  38. E. Politou, I. Tsevremes, A. Tsompanopoulos, G. Pavlidis, A. Kazakis, C. Chamzas, “Ark of Refugee Heirloom – A Cultural Heritage Database”, Electronic Imaging & Visual Arts EVA 2002, (Florence, Italy), March 25-29, 2002.
  39. N. Tsirliganis, G. Pavlidis, A. Koutsoudis, D. Papadopoulou, A. Tsompanopoulos, K. Stavroglou, E. Politou, C. Chamzas, “Integrated Documentation of Cultural Heritage through 3D imaging and multimedia database”, International Symposium on Virtual Reality, Archaeology and Cultural Heritage VAST 2001, (Glyfada, Greece), Nov. 28-30, 2001.
  40. G. Pavlidis, A. Tsompanopoulos, A. Atsalakis, N. Papamarkos, C. Chamzas, “A Vector Quantization – Entropy Coder Image Compression System”, IX Spanish Symposium on Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis SNRFAI 2001, (Castellón de la Plana, Spain), May 14-18, 2001.