Dr. Pavlidis (Head of the Research Group) received his PhD in Electrical Engineering, earning the distinction of the Ericsson Awards of Excellence in Telecommunications. He has been working for many R&D projects with emphasis on multimedia systems in culture and education. In 2002 he joined the ‘Athena; Research Center, where he is now a research director, head of the Multimedia Research Group and head of research at ‘Clepsydra’ Cultural Heritage Digitization Center. Dr. Pavlidis is also an adjunct faculty member at the University of the Aegean, the Technological Educational Institution of Central Macedonia and the Technological Educational Institution of East Macedonia and Thrace. His research interests include 2D/3D imaging, CBIR, machine learning and artificial intelligence, multimedia technologies, human-computer interaction, intelligent user interfaces, multi- sensory environments and ambient intelligence, 3D digitization and reconstruction, 3D-GIS and mixed/augmented/virtual reality. Dr. Pavlidis is a member of the Technical Chamber of Greece and the Hellenic Researchers’ Association, a senior member of the IEEE, a member of the CAA, board member of the CAA-Gr, and a founding member of the Researchers’ Association of the ‘Athena’ Research Center.
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
personal web-site: http://georgepavlides.info
CV: Full CV in Greek, Full CV in English