Multimedia & Vision People


  1. Prof. Ebroul IzquierdoProf. Ebroul Izquierdo

    Chair of Multimedia and Computer Vision and Head of the Group

  2. Dr Ioannis PatrasDr Ioannis Patras

    Senior Lecturer

  3. Dr Pengwei HaoDr Pengwei Hao


  4. Dr Qianni ZhangDr Qianni Zhang


Past Academics:

  1. Dr Hatice GunesDr Hatice Gunes

    Affective and Human Computing

Visiting Academics:

  1. Prof. Sergio A VelastinProf. Sergio A Velastin


  2. Dr Arturo de la EscaleraDr Arturo de la Escalera


Researchers Associates:

  1. Dr Tomas PiatrikDr Tomas Piatrik

    Multimodal fusion for Multimedia Retrieval,

  2. Dr Valia Guerra OnesDr Valia Guerra Ones


  3. Dr Youngkyoon JangDr Youngkyoon Jang

    human behaviour analysis, hand gesture recognition, AR/VR object selection & manipulation, object recognition in a video, and person re-identification

Visiting Researchers:

  1. Ye Tao

    Deep Learning, Background subtraction, Machine Learning

  2. Ning Feng



  1. Thomas Bangert

    Colour Reproduction, Colour Vision

  2. Dr Tomáš Kliegr

    Monotonicity in Rule Classifiers

  3. Juan Abdon Miranda Correa

    Multimodal Affect Dimensions Tracking, Video Summarisation and Social Contagion

  4. Fiona Rivera

    A Computational Model for Generating Highly Realistic Emotion

  5. Salehe Erfanian Ebadi

    Background Subtraction/Foreground Modeling in real-world Videos

  6. Petar Palasek

    Action Recognition using Deep Learning

  7. Vigneswaran Poobalasingam

    Performance Optimisation of HEVC,

  8. Faranak Sobhani

    Knowlege Represantation

  9. Foteini Markatopoulou

    PhD Student

  10. Nur Farhan Kahar

    PhD Student

  11. Wenxuan Mou

    PhD Student

  12. Christos Tzelepis

    Discriminative Machine Learning for Video Event Detection

  13. Aria Ahmadi

    PhD Student

  14. Zhaoyang Xu

    PhD Student

  15. Zongyi Xu

    PhD Student

  16. Andre Seixas Dias

    PhD Student

  17. Mina Adel Thabet Bishay

    PhD Student

  18. Farzad Toutounchi

    PhD Student

  19. Camilo Vargas

    Semantic based media synchronisation, aggregation and event plotting

  20. Ellie (Jieon) Kim


  21. Andrej Satnik

    Multiview 3D sensing and analysis for high quality point cloud capturing and model generation

Illustrious Alumni:

  1. Dr Evangelos Sariyanidi

    Representation and Analysis of Facial Expressions in Image Sequences

  2. Dr Cesar Pantoja

    Semantic web, Knowledge managment, Machine learning,

  3. Dr Craig Henderson

    Tracing Artefacts in CCTV Surveillance Videos,

  4. Dr Ivan Zupancic

    Efficient Video Coding Scheme,

  5. Dr Shenglan Huang

    Multimedia streaming over P2P network with network coding

  6. Dr Daria Stefic

    Human action recognition using gaze information

  7. Patrycia Barros De Lima Klavdianos

    Image Processing

  8. Dr Saverio Blasi

    Video Coding, HEVC, Image Compression, Image Processing / ran THIRA

  9. Dr Yixian Liu

    Stage-based 3D Scene Reconstruction

  10. Dr Sertan Kaymak

    Real-time Appearance Based Gaze Tracking

  11. Michele Sanna

    Network Coding, Signal Processing, Video Streaming

  12. Dr Markus Brenner

    Computer Vision, Machine Learning, Data Mining, Information Retrieval

  13. Dr Virginia Fernandez Arguedas

    Video Surveillance, Pattern Recognition, Object Classification

  14. Dr S Navid Haji Mirza

    Gaze Tracking, Human Computer Interaction, Image Annotation

  15. Dr Stefano Asioli

    p2p, game theory, scalable video coding

  16. Dr Eduardo Peixoto

    Video Coding

  17. Dr Sander Koelstra

    Image Emotion Analysis, Emotion Recognition, EEG Analysis

  18. Dr Paulo Vinicius Koerich Borges

    Digital Image Watermarking, Computer Vision, Image Processing

  19. Dr Marta Mrak

    Video Coding

  20. Dr Evan Morgan

    affect and music

  21. Dr Konstantinos Bozas

    Computer Vision, Image Retrieval, Machine Learning

  22. Dr Vijay Kumar B G

    Machine learning, Computer vision, Image Processing

  23. Dr Karthikeyan Vaiapury

    Model Based 3D vision

  24. Dr Xavier Sevillano

    Cluster Ensembles

  25. Dr Cristina Romero Macias


  26. Dr Divna Djordjevic

    Image Annotation

  27. Dr Marcin Grzegorzek

    Image Annotation

  28. Vlado Kitanovski

    Facial Feature Augmentation

  29. Dr Fuzheng Yang

    Scalable Video Coding

  30. Dr Toni Zgaljic

    Scalable Video Coding

  31. Dr Janko Calic

    HCI, video coding, content based retrieval

  32. Dr Krishna Chandramouli

    Video Coding, Image Classification, Biologically Inspired Learning

  33. Dr Ivan Damnjanovic

    Sparse Representations, Digital Image Watermarking

  34. Dr Uros Damnjanovic

    Image Classification, Video Annotation

  35. Dr Le Dong

    Image Classification

  36. Dr Andrés Dorado

    Semi-Automatic Image Annotation, Rule-Based Video Annotation

  37. Dr Giuseppe Passino

    Patch-based Semantic Labelling of Images

  38. Dr Nikola Sprljan

    Scalable Video Coding

  39. Dr Lasantha Seneviratne

    Semi-Automatic Image Annotation

  40. Dr Stefanos Vrochidis

    Interactive Video Indexing

  41. Dr Weiwei Guo

    Pattern Recognition

  42. Dr Spiros Nikolopoulos

    Semantic Multimedia Analysis

  43. Dr Antonis Oikonomopoulos

    Human Activity Analysis, Image and Video Retrieval

Noble Contributors:

  1. Dr Theodore Zachariades

    Former Research Associate

  2. Dr Frank Peter Foerster

    Developmental Robotics and HRI for Language Acquisition

  3. Dr Julie Wall

    Biologically Inspired Computational Models of Auditory Related Neural Circuit and Spiking Neural Networks

  4. Dr Irene Kotsia

    Facial Expression Recognition

  5. Dr Oya Celiktutan Dikici

    Affective and Personality Computing for Human-Computer Interaction

  6. Dr Naeem Ramzan

    Image/Video Processing, 2D/3D Video Transmission, Social Media Distribution