Funding granted for imec.icon LIVE-G

Funding granted for imec.icon LIVE-G

LIVE-G – Low-latency Video over 5G Mobile connectivity is currently stepping into the fifth-generation wireless network (5G) wave. 5G technology promises significant improvements compared to its 3G/4G predecessors such as… Read more

Funding granted for Interdisciplinary Research Project on computer vision and intelligent mowing patterns to automate biodiversity management in grasslands

Funding granted for Interdisciplinary Research Project on computer vision and intelligent mowing patterns to automate biodiversity management in grasslands

This project aims to deliver a unique, novel and first-ever approach to incorporate AI-technology in order to contribute to the biodiversity in our nature. More specifically, automated biologically optimised mowing… Read more

Paper accepted in MTAP: Random Access Prediction Structures for Light Field Video Coding with MV-HEVC

Paper accepted in MTAP: Random Access Prediction Structures for Light Field Video Coding with MV-HEVC

Our article with the title “Random access prediction structures for light field video coding with MV-HEVC” was published in Multimedia Tools and Applications. The article focuses on exploring prediction structures… Read more

PhD: Towards Image-Based Virtual Reality using Kernel-Based Representations

PhD: Towards Image-Based Virtual Reality using Kernel-Based Representations

On April 28th, 2020, Ruben Verhack (IDLab-MEDIA) successfully defended his joint PhD in an entirely virtual setting. This joint PhD is a collaboration between the Communication Systems Lab, TU Berlin… Read more

PhD: Light Field Image and Video Coding for Immersive Media

PhD: Light Field Image and Video Coding for Immersive Media

Belgium declared a lockdown for the entire country as a result of the COVID-19 crisis on Wednesday (18 March), following the example of several European countries. A couple of hours… Read more

Paper Accepted at IEEE ICCE-Berlin 2019: Light Field Image Compression Using Versatile Video Coding (VVC)

Paper Accepted at IEEE ICCE-Berlin 2019: Light Field Image Compression Using Versatile Video Coding (VVC)

Our research paper on light field image compression using the upcoming video coding standard VVC (Versatile Video Coding) has been accepted for presentation at the IEEE International Conference on Consumer… Read more

Paper presented at SPIE optics + photonics 2019

Paper presented at SPIE optics + photonics 2019

An overview research paper on multi-view HEVC (MV-HEVC) prediction structures for light field video compression was presented during the 2019 SPIE optics + photonics international conference in San Diego, CA…. Read more

Article accepted for publication in the Journal of Real-Time Image Processing: Pixel-level parallel rendering for images and light fields

Article accepted for publication in the Journal of Real-Time Image Processing: Pixel-level parallel rendering for images and light fields

Our article with the title “Highly Parallel Steered Mixture-of-Experts Rendering at Pixel-level for Image and Light Field Data” was recently accepted for publication in the Journal of Real-Time Image Processing…. Read more

Paper accepted at SPIE optics + photonics 2018: Light field video coding

Paper accepted at SPIE optics + photonics 2018: Light field video coding

We are pleased to announce that our paper “Steered Mixture-of-Experts for Light Field Video Coding” has been accepted.  It will be published in the proceedings of SPIE Optical Engineering and… Read more

Paper accepted at EUSIPCO 2018: Compression of 360° images

Paper accepted at EUSIPCO 2018: Compression of 360° images

We’re happy to announce that our paper “Steered Mixture-of-Experts Approximation of Spherical Image Data” has been accepted for presentation at EUSIPCO 2018! The paper will be presented in the Special… Read more