Current AVRL members
 
Researcher B, Assistant Professor
Scientific Responsible
- Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1997), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Thesis: Techniques for the Coding of 2D and 3D Image Information.
- Master Course in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1992-94), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
- Diploma in Electrical Engineering, July 1992, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Diploma Thesis: Stereoscopic Image Sequence Compression Using Neural Networks.

Research interests : Data Compression, Wavelet Theory, 3D Data Coding, Medical Image Communication, Telemedicine, Multimedia Signal Processing, Image Analysis, 3D Motion Estimation, Stereo Image Sequence Coding.
   

 

damoushs  
Electrical & Computer engineer, Associate Researcher
-Ph.D. in Electrical & Computer engineering (2003), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Ph.D. Thesis: "Genetic Algorithm Development and Application to Power Systems Optimization Problems"
-Diploma in Electrical Engineering (1997), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Diploma Thesis : "Development of a genetic fuzzy system for the calculation of a complex electromagnetic field problem"

Research interests : Machine learning, expert systems, classifier fusion, biometrics
 
Computer Engineer, Research Associate

Phd Electrical and Computer Engineering Dpt., Aristotle University, Thessaloniki
- Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 1999, Aristotle University, Thessaloniki
Thesis: Design of Bidding Mechanisms for Autonomous Agents in Online Auctions based on Historical Data

research interests: Autonomous Agents, Auctions and Bidding, Agent-Mediated Electronic Commerce, Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining, Knowledge Representation, Ontologies, Information Filtering and Retrieval.

 
Graduate Research Assistant
currently Ph.D. Student, Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Dipl. Electrical and Computer Engineering, (2004) Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Thesis: "Transmission of H.264/AVC coded video over unreliable channels"

Research interests: Multimodal signal processing, video transmission, distributed video coding, information theory.
 
Electrical and Computer Engineer

(with specification in electronics and computer science)
Post Graduate Studies in Applied Informatics, University of Macedonia, Greece
Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2006, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Thesis: “Digitalization
of 3D Scenes Using an Uncalibrated Camera”Research interests: Image processing, 3D Virtual Environments

     
 
Electrical & Computer Engineer, Research Associate

- Diploma in Electrical Engineering, 2001, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Thesis: "Medical Image Processing"


Research interests :

 
Electrical Engineer, Research Associate

- Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2000, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
- Master in Advanced Computer Systems and Telecommunications, 2005, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.


Research interests : Biometric Authentication (Face and Gait Recognition), Image Processing and Statistical Pattern Recognition.

 
Research Assistant

Post-graduate student in Advanced Communication Systems, 2005, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Diploma in Information and Communication Systems engineering, 2005, Information and Communication
Systems Engineering Dept., University of the Aegean, Samos
Thesis : "Web site evaluation and optimisation using Homogeneous and Non-Homogeneous Markov Chains"


Research interests : Haptic user interfaces, Data Mining, 3D Virtual Environments.

 

B.A. Business Computing, 1997, University of Sunderland
Msc. Distributed Multimedia Systems, 1998, University of Leeds

Research interests : online virtual environments

 
Research Assistant

Diploma in Electrical & Computer Engineering, 2006, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece.
Thesis : "Haptic Map : 3D representation of 2D conventional maps"

Research interests :
Pattern recognition , digital image processing and 2D digital filters, 3D haptic maps.

 
Electrical and Computer Engineer, Research Fellow

currently PhD candidate, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
- Diploma in Electrical Engineering, 2003, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Thesis: "Development of a semi-automatic tool for depth estimation for the generation of stereoscopic sequences from monoscopic."

Research interests : Virtual Reality. Realistic simulations of complex virtual environments. Alternative modeling of rigid virtual 3D objects. 3D content-based search and retrieval. Dynamical simulation of deformable virtual objects. Stereoscopic vision and processing. Computer vision. Multimedia.

 
Electrical & Computer Engineer, Postgraduate Research Fellow
currently PhD candidate, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
- Diploma in Electrical & Computer Engineering, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. 2004
Thesis : "Facial Expression Recognition using Depth Images"

Research Interests: 3D content-based search, Knowledge extraction from multimedia, Bioinformatics
 
Computer Scientist, Research Associate
BSc (Hons) in Computer Science, 1998,
Faculty of Technology, University of Portsmouth.
Thesis : Distributed databases, implementation of the Frewen Library DBMS

Research interests : Semantic web, Internet technologies and protocols, DBMS, System Analysis and Design.
 

Research Assistant

MSc Computer Games Technology, 2001 , University of Abertay Dundee , Scotland
Project: 3D Displays: The Next Step in Computer Games Evolution?
Diploma Informatics, 2000, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Project: Implementation of a GUI for a multi-lingual voice synthesis application in Tcl/Tk.

Research interests : Interactive Virtual Environments & Computer Games, 3D TV, 3D Displays

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Project Managment Assistant

Undergratuate Student Computer Science, Hellenik Open University(HOU) Patra,Greece

Past AVRL members
daras  
Researcher Grade D'
PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2005), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
MSc in Medical Informatics (2002), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering (1999), Aristotle University of Thessaloniki

Research interests: 3D pattern recognition, 3D object search and retrieval, bioinformatics



patrinos  
Contract Researcher

PhD in Solid State Science and Technology (Syracuse University, 1993),
Thesis: "Simulation of Electromigration Using Resistor Networks"
Diploma in Mechanical Engineering , Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (1985),
Thesis : "Thermomechanical Processes"
MSc in Solid State Science and Technology (Syracuse University, 1990),
Thesis: "The Effect of Microstructure on the Resistance to Electromigration of Al-Cu Thin Film Conductors"

Research interest : Hazardous Materials Transportation, Civil Engineering CAD software design and implementation

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contract 3D artist

Master in 3D animation, 1997, ENSAD Paris, France
Diploma in Industrial Design, 1994, ENSAD Paris, France
Bachelor in Arts, 1988, Nantes, France

research interests: 3D modeling and animation, immersive and stereoscopic cinema.

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Research Assistant

- Diploma in Electrical and Computer Engineering, 2000, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Thesis: New techniques of segmentation for seeking partial similarity between 3D models

Research Interests: 3D mesh segmentation, 3D search

 

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electrical engineer, master in medical informatics

Master in medical informatics, 2005, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki
Thesis: Haptic environment for the blind and visually impaired
Diploma in electrical engineering, 1997, Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept., Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
Thesis : Image and image sequence compression using fractal transformations, 1997

Research interests : Human computer interaction, Rehabilitation engineering, Virtual and Augmented Reality, Image processing.

 
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Research Assistant

BSc Physics, University of Patra, Greece.
Thesis "Development of Speaker Verification System Using Matlab"
MSc Information Technology, Tampere University of Technology, Finland.
Thesis: "Face Feature Tracking Using Gabor Wavelets."

Research interests : Speech processing, Computer Vision.