European Researchers’ Night 2013: One night, 300 European cities

Exploring science through fun learning! Visual Computing Lab took place on European Researcher’ Night (@NOESIS – 27th of September 2013) and demonstrated 2 applications: “Castle in the forest” and “RePlay penalties”. This is a mega event taking place every year on a single September night in about 300 cities all over Europe. Over than 1000 kids and Read More …

Distinguished paper IEEE MMTC

The following paper was selected as a distinguished paper from the IEEE MMTC committee and its analysis can be found here: IEEE MMTC R-Letter Vol 4, No 3, June2013, http://committees.comsoc.org/mmc/r-letters/MMTC-RLetter-Jun2013.pdf     D. Alexiadis, D. Zarpalas, P. Daras, “Real-time, full 3-D reconstruction of moving foreground objects from multiple consumer depth cameras“, IEEE Transactions on Multimedia, Read More …

3D furniture search

  The “3D furniture search” mobile application enables search and retrieval of furniture using a smart phone running android operation system. The user can enter multiple types of queries such as text, images, sketches, location information, colour, price, etc. The search and retrieval tasks involve the discovery of furniture items, based on the similarity and/or Read More …

BBC presents the 3DLIVE project

BBC covered the 3DLive platform’s ski scenario during the project final experiments! “A prototype sports simulator which allows users to race against real skiers in real-time is being developed. The skier’s mobile phone sends his GPS location to the virtual reality simulator, while the competitor’s position is relayed to the other skier through a small Read More …

IEEE MMTC Image, Video and Mesh coding Interest Group

IEEE MMTC Image, Video and Mesh coding Interest Group The Image, Video and Mesh Coding (IMVIMEC) Interest Group provides a forum for discussion on a variety of IMVIMEC related activities and topics. In particular, this Interest Group will introduce and explore past and current trends in Image/Video/Mesh coding and standardization, determine areas of improvement and Read More …