Multimedia Knowledge and Social Media Analytics Laboratory

Chantas Giannis

Dr. Chantas Giannis received the bachelor degree in Computer Science from the Department of Computer Science, University of Ioannina (2002). Also, from the same department, he received the M.Sc. and Ph.D degrees in 2004 and 2009 , respectively. His research interests include Bayesian inference, image and video processing and analysis, stochastic models and methods for machine learning. He has participated in a number of EU and Greek government funded research projects. He has been with ITI-CERTH since 1/5/2013 as a postdoctoral research fellow.

Key Publications: 

G. Chantas, A. Kitsikidis, S. Nikolopoulos, K. Dimitropoulos, S. Douka, I. Kompatsiaris, and N. Grammalidis "Multi-entity bayesian networks for knowledge-driven analysis of ICH content", Proc. 1st International Workshop on Computer vision + ONTology Applied Cross-disciplinary Technologies at ECCV 2014, Zurich, Switzerland, September 7th, 2014

Giannis Chantas, Spiros Nikolopoulos and Ioannis Kompatsiaris, “Multi-entity Bayesian Networks for Treasuring the Intangible Cultural Heritage”, VISAPP2014, Lisbon, Portugal, 5-8 January 2014.

 S. Karavarsamis,  D. Ververidis, G. Chantas, S. Nikolopoulos, Y. Kompatsiaris, "Classifying Salsa dance steps from skeletal poses", Proceedings of the 14th International Workshop on Content-Based Multimedia Indexing (CBMI'16),  Bucharest, Romania, 15-17 June, 2016.

Relevant Projects: