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... Catarina Isabel Carvalheiro Brites

Researcher

Catarina Brites

Academic position: Researcher
Joining date: 01-01-2003
Roles in IT: Researcher
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Lx

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Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2011
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 28-12-2005
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 27-12-2003
  • Image/video processing and coding
  • Plenoptic imaging
  • Distributed video coding
  • EURASIP, 01-01-2015, Member
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-2011, Member
Co-Supervision of theses
  • Deep Learning Based Image Coding, MSc Student, Filipe Maria Ferreira, 05-2019
  • Projection-based Dynamic Point Cloud Geometry Coding, MSc Student, Afonso Barroso Costa, 04-2019
  • Light Fields Imaging Coding, MSc Student, João Pedro de Carvalho Barreira Garrote, 11-2017
  • Objective Quality Assessment of 3D Synthesized Views, MSc Student, Luís Miguel Domingos Nunes, 11-2017
  • Dynamic 3D Point Cloud Compression, MSc Student, Miguel Branco Roque Nazaré Ferreira, 11-2017
  • Graph-based Point Cloud Compression, MSc Student, Paulo Jorge Robert de Oliveira Rente, 11-2017
  • Omnidirectional Video Coding, MSc Student, Guilherme Filipe Gonçalves Luz, 04-2017
  • Light Field based 360º Panoramas, MSc Student, André Alexandre Rodrigues Oliveira, 11-2016
  • Codificação de Informação Holográfica, MSc Student, José Pedro Quadrilheiro Peixeiro, 04-2016
  • Perceptual Error Protection Using Distributed Video Coding Principles , MSc Student, André Seixas Dias, 03-2013
  • F. Pereira, C. Brites, J. Ascenso, Distributed video coding: basics, codecs and performance, Chapter in, Distributed source coding: theory, algorithms and applications, Michael Gastpar and Pier Luigi Dragotti, Academic Press, 2009
  • F. Pereira, J. Ascenso, C. Brites, P. Fonseca, J. Baltazar, Evolution and challenges in multimedia representation technologies, Chapter in, A portrait of state-of-the-art research at the Technical University of Lisbon, M. Oom de Seabra Pereira, Springer, 2007

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
PCR Progressive Point Cloud Representation FCT 01-06-2016 31-05-2019

Closed Projects3

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
DISCOVER Distributed coding for video services EU/FP6 01-09-2005 31-08-2007
GreenEyes Networked energy-aware visual analysis EC/FP7 01-10-2012 01-10-2015
MUVIS MUlti-view distributed coding for VIsual Sensor networks FCT/PTDC 01-03-2012 01-06-2015
  • C. Brites, Top 8% Reviewer, 2018 IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo, San Diego, CA, USA, 01-07-2018
  • A. Javaheri, C. Brites, F. Pereira, J. Ascenso, Top 10% paper award, IEEE 19th Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing, Luton, UK, 01-10-2017
  • C. Brites, IEEE VCIP 2012 - Best Reviewer Award, Winner of Best Reviewer Award for 2012 IEEE Visual Communications and Image Processing (VCIP) conference, 01-11-2012
  • C. Brites, Distributed Video Coding: A Novel Paradigm, Invited Talks, Encontro Nacional de Ciência – Ciência 2009, Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Lisbon, Portugal, 01-07-2009
  • Visual Communications and Image Processing - VCIP, Technical Programme Committee, 2018
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, Technical Programme Committee, 2018
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, Technical Programme Committee, 2017
  • International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems SITIS, Technical Programme Committee, 2016
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, Technical Programme Committee, 2016
  • International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience - QoMEX, Organizing Committee, 2016
  • International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems SITIS, Technical Programme Committee, 2015
  • IEEE Workshop on MultiMedia Signal Processing - MMSP, Sessions Chairman, 2015
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, Technical Programme Committee, 2015
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO, Organizing Committee, 2014
  • IEEE International Conf. on Image Processing - ICIP, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2013
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2012
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2009
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2008
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2007
  • Picture Coding Symp., Organizing Committee, 2007
  • Associate Editor, IEEE Trans. on Image Processing, 01-01-2015 - 01-01-2019
  • Intrnl. Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Real-Time Image Processing
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • EURASIP Jounal on Image and Video Processing
    2015, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s);
  • Signal Processing: Image Communication
    2018, 1 review(s); 2016, 2 review(s); 2015, 2 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 5 review(s); 2008, 5 review(s);
  • Multidimensional Systems and Signal Processing
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Signal Processing Letters
    2015, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech.
    2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 2 review(s); 2009, 3 review(s); 2008, 4 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Image Processing
    2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s); 2011, 3 review(s); 2010, 2 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IET Image Processing
    2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Computer Science and Technology
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • Intrnl. Journal of Digital Multimedia Broadcasting
    2008, 2 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Multimedia
    2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2009, 2 review(s);
  • Optical Engineering
    2011, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Communications Letters
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • EURASIP Journal on Advances in Signal Processing
    2013, 1 review(s);
  • APSIPA Transactions on Signal and Information Processing
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO
    2014, 2 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME
    2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • Picture Coding Symp.
    2012, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conf. on Image Processing - ICIP
    2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Symp. on Circuits and Systems - ISCAS
    2009, 1 review(s);
  • International Conf. on Signal Processing and Multimedia Applications
    2011, 1 review(s);
  • Visual Communications and Image Processing - VCIP
    2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s);
  • International Conf. on Systems, Signals and Image Processing - IWSSIP
    2012, 1 review(s);
  • International Conf. on Telecommunications - ICT
    2014, 2 review(s);
  • International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems SITIS
    2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems
    2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • 10th Conference on Telecommunications Conftele
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Workshop on MultiMedia Signal Processing - MMSP
    2018, 1 review(s);