Special Issue on Immersive Media Experiences @ MTAP Springer is out!

Teresa Chambel is editor of the Special Issue on "Immersive Media Experiences" of the Multimedia Tools and Applications Journal by Springer, October 2016.

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Friday, October 28, 2016

LaSIGE won the EDP re:dy Challenge

LaSIGE's team won the 2016 edition of the EDP re: dy challenge.
The team, constitued by Pedro Ferreira and Fernando Alves, also had the collaboration of Professor Antonio Ruano of University of Algarve.

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Monday, October 24, 2016

Gaia's billion-star map @ ESA

The European Space Agency (ESA) published the billion-star map, develloped by Márcia Barros. The map is the first catalogue of more than a billion stars from ESA’s Gaia satellite – the largest all-sky survey of celestial objects to date.

The work that lead to the map, "A pipeline to produce a scientifically accurate visualisation of the Milky Way" by Márcia Barros, Francisco M. Couto, Hélder Savietto, Carlos Barata, Miguel Domingos, Alberto Krone-Martins, and André Moitinho, was recently presented at INFórum 2016.

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Tuesday, October 18, 2016

PC Chair of the "Multimedia HCI & QoE" Area @ ACM Multimedia 2016

Teresa Chambel is PC Chair of the "Multimedia HCI and Quality of Experience" Area of ACM Multimedia 2016.
This is the premier international conference on Multimedia (CORE A*), taking place on October 15-19, 2016, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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Thursday, October 13, 2016