WWW2009 tutorial slides available

G. Th. Papadopoulos, A. Briassouli, V. Mezaris, I. Kompatsiaris and M. G. Strintzis, "Statistical Motion Information Extraction and Representation for Semantic Video Analysis", IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology, vol. 19, no. 10, pp. 1513-1528, October 2009.

Call for papers: Special Issue on "Semantic Media Adaptation & Personalization" (IJSWIS)

CALL FOR PAPERS, International Journal on Semantic Web and Information Systems (IJSWIS), Special Issue on "Semantic Media Adaptation & Personalization". Manuscript Submission Deadline: July 15, 2009

PatMedia: A Hybrid Patent Image Retrieval Engine

A new version of the PatMedia search engine has been released. PatMedia is a hybrid retrieval engine, which is capable of retrieving patent images by combining text and content-based retrieval techniques. Read more....

Try the interactive demo here to search over 130.000 patent images from 6.200 patents.

SSMS 2009 - Summer School for Multimedia Semantics

The 4th edition of Summer School for Multimedia Semantics with a special topic for this year on "Managing and Modeling of Multimedia and  User Generated Content in Web 3.0". To be held 23-28 August 2009, in Koblenz, Germany.

Press article for IVUS-ANGIO tool

A press article about the new IVUS-ANGIO tool was presented in the Αγγελιοφόρος newspaper (in Greek).


New IVUS-ANGIO tool for automatic detection of lumen and media-adventitia boundaries. It's an integrated system that enables a complete analysis of both angiography and intravascular ultrasound (IVUS) image sequences, either in DICOM video or JPEG format.

Download the stand-alone application and try it out for yourself.

Στρατηγική Ερευνητική Ατζέντα / Strategic Research Agenda

Detecting, Understanding and Exploiting Web Communities, tutorial accepted in WWW2009

The tutorial titled "Detecting, Understanding and Exploiting Web communities" was accepted in the 18th Intl. World Wide Web Conference