The 13th IASTED International Conference on
Computer Graphics and Imaging
June 18 – 20, 2012
Biography of the Conference Chair
Georgios A. Triantafyllidis was born in Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1975. He received the Diploma Degree in electrical engineering and the Ph.D. degree in image/video processing from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece, in 1997 and 2002, respectively. From 1997 till 2000 he worked as a research assistant at the Information Processing Lab of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. From 2000 to 2008 he joined the Informatics and Telematics Institute of CERTH in Thessaloniki as an associate and since 2003 as a senior researcher. From 2005 to 2008 he was also with the Electrical and Computer Eng Dept of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki as a visiting lecturer. Since 2008, he has been assistant professor with the Applied Informatics and Multimedia Dept of the Technological Educational Institute of Crete, Greece. He has been involved in several national and international research projects, where he conducted research in various fields of image/video processing and 3D computer vision. He was member of the 3DTV Network of Excellence (funded by the EU, 2004-2008) and the general chair of the 3DTV CON 2007 conference. He edited three special issues in 3D imaging and published more than 70 referred research papers.