Ioannis Pratikakis



 

Associate Professor

Head of the Visual Computing Group (http://vc.ee.duth.gr/)

Email
Address
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering,
Democritus University of Thrace,
University Campus, Kimmeria,
67100 Xanthi, Greece
Tel
+30-25410-79586
Fax
+30-25410-79569

Education

  • PhD in Applied Sciences - Department of Electronics Engineering and Informatics (ETRO), Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (VUB), Brussels, Belgium, January 1999.

  • European postgraduate course on Medical Physics and Biomedical engineering, Department of Medical Physics, University of Patras, Greece, Sep. 1992 – Jan. 1993.

  • Diploma of Electrical Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi, Greece, June 1992.


Academic / Professional positions

  • July 2015 - today, Associate Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi, Greece ( http://www.ee.duth.gr/ )

  • June 2010 - July 2015, Assistant Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Democritus University of Thrace, Xanthi, Greece ( http://www.ee.duth.gr/ )

  • Jan. 2003 - June 2010, Research Scientist, Institute of Informatics and Telecommunications, NCSR “Demokritos”, Athens, Greece ( http://www.iit.demokritos.gr/cil/ )

  • Sep. 2002 - Sep. 2004, Instructor (Lecturer), University of the Aegean, Department of Engineering on Information and Communication Systems, Samos, Greece ( http://www.icsd.aegean.gr/ )

  • Sep. 2002 - Sep. 2005, Instructor (Assistant Professor), Department of Informatics, Τechnological Εducation Ιnstitute, Athens, Greece ( http://www.cs.teiath.gr/ )

  • June 2002 - August 2002, Visiting researcher at IMEC (http://www.imec.be/), Leuven, Belgium

  • March 2001 - May 2002, Senior researcher at inos Hellas SA, Automation, Robotics and Informatics, Athens, Greece (http://www.inos.gr/)

  • 1999-2000, INRIA Postdoctoral research fellow at IRISA (http://www.irisa.fr/), Rennes, France

  • 1994 - 1998, Ph.D. candidate, Research assistant, Computer Vision Laboratory, Vrije Universiteit Brussel (http://www.etro.vub.ac.be/), Brussels, Belgium.


R&D Projects

  • PRESIOUS ( http://www.presious.eu/ ) (PREdictive digitization, reStoration and degradatIOn assessment of cultUral heritage objectS) (FP7-ICT-2011.8.2 – CP)

  • THALIS - 3D Object Retrieval (Operational Program "Education and Lifelong Learning" of the National Strategic Reference Framework (NSRF))

  • CBIR-4-CAD, Content-Based Image Retrieval Services for Breast Cancer Computer - Aided Diagnosis (National GSRT))

  • IMPACT ( http://www.impact-project.eu ) (IMProving ACcess to Text) (IST-FP7)

  • BOEMIE ( http://www.boemie.org ) (Bootstrapping Ontology Evolution with Multimedia Information Extraction) (IST-FP6)

  • POLYTIMO, A System for processing, managing and providing access to the content of valuable historical books and handwritten manuscripts ( http://iit.demokritos.gr/cil/Polytimo ) (National GSRT)

  • TECHNOLANGUE (EC - INTERREG III B MEDITERRANEE OCCIDENTALE)

  • eMedI (http://www.iit.demokritos.gr/cil/e-MedI/index.htm) (EC - Leonardo Da Vinci II)

  • PENED - Cognitive search and retrieval of 3D graphical models (National GSRT)

  • eSchoolLib (National GSRT)

  • ARC, Airborne Minefield Area Reduction (IST-FP6)

  • 3D Measurements for quality assurance in automobile industry (Industrial - National GSRT)

  • 3D Ultrasound (INRIA - UK Cambridge bilateral project)

  • Adding images to an integrated multimedia patient record (IWT Belgian National)

  • Software Applied to Multimodal Images and Education (SAMMIE) (EC-AIM)


Research Interests

  • Multimedia Content Analysis and Retrieval (image, video, 3D)

  • 3D Computer Vision

  • Document Image analysis and recognition

  • Medical Image Analysis and Classification

  • 2D, 3D shape representation

  • 2D, 3D Image and 3D Mesh segmentation

  • 2D, 3D Image registration

  • Motion analysis and tracking

  • Scale-space theory

  • Mathematical Morphology


List of publications


Last updated on January 29, 2016