Nikos Grammalidis is a Senior Research Scientist with the Informatics and Telematics Institute of the Center of Research and Technology Hellas, since 2001. He received the B.S. and Ph.D. degrees in electrical and computer engineering from the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, in 1992 and 2000, respectively. His Ph.D. dissertation was titled "Analysis, coding and processing of multiview image sequences using object-based techniques." Prior to his current position, he was a Researcher on 3D Imaging Laboratory at the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. His main research interests include computer vision, signal processing, image compression, 3D data processing, multimedia image communication, 3D motion estimation, stereo and multiview image sequence coding. His involvement with those research areas has led to the coauthoring of 26 articles in refereed journals, two book chapters, and more than 70 papers in international conferences. Since 1992, he has been involved in more than 10 projects, funded by the EC and the Greek Ministry of Research and Technology. He serves currently as the Coordinator of FP7 Environment (including Climate Change) FIRESENSE (Fire Detection and Management through a Multi-Sensor Network for the Protection of Cultural Heritage Areas from the Risk of Fire and Extreme Weather Conditions) project. He has served as a regular reviewer for a number of international journals and conferences.
Biography Updated on 22 June 2011