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... Catarina Isabel Carvalheiro Brites Ascenso

Researcher

Catarina Brites

Academic position: Researcher
Joining date: 01-01-2003
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Information and Data Sciences
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
  • EURASIP, 01-01-2015, Member
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-2011, Member
  • Image/video processing and coding
  • Plenoptic imaging
  • Distributed video coding
As Co-supervisor
  • 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 projects2

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
DARING Deep compression: emerging pAradigm foR Image codiNG FCT 01-06-2021 01-06-2024
DRAGON End-to-End Deep learning based image Compression FCT 01-10-2021 01-10-2023

Closed Projects4

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
PCR Progressive Point Cloud Representation FCT 01-06-2016 31-05-2019
  • E.L. Lopes, J. Ascenso, C. Brites, F. Pereira, ICME 2019 Best Paper Honorable Mention Award, for the paper entitled "Adaptive Plane Projection for Video-Based Point Cloud Coding"., 01-07-2019
  • 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, 2020
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems, Technical Programme Committee, 2020
  • International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems SITIS, Technical Programme Committee, 2019
  • Conference on Telecommunications - ConfTele, Technical Programme Committee, 2019
  • Visual Communications and Image Processing - VCIP, Technical Programme Committee, 2018
  • International Conference on Signal Image Technology & Internet Based Systems SITIS, 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
  • IEEE 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 Conference 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 Transactions on Image Processing, 01-01-2015 - 01-01-2019
  • International Journal of Distributed Sensor Networks
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Real-Time Image Processing
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • Eurasip Journal on Image and Video Processing
    2015, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s);
  • Signal Processing: Image Communication
    2020, 2 review(s); 2019, 5 review(s); 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 Transactions on Circuits and Systems for Video Technology
    2019, 1 review(s); 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 Transactions on Image Processing
    2020, 1 review(s); 2019, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 2 review(s); 2011, 3 review(s); 2010, 2 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Multimedia
    2020, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2009, 2 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);
  • 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 Conference 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
    2020, 1 review(s); 2019, 1 review(s); 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.
    2019, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conf. on Image Processing - ICIP
    2019, 1 review(s); 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
    2020, 1 review(s); 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
    2019, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • Symp. on Advanced Concepts for Intelligent Vision Systems
    2020, 1 review(s); 2018, 1 review(s); 2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s);
  • Conf. on Telecommunications - ConfTele
    2015, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Workshop on MultiMedia Signal Processing - MMSP
    2018, 1 review(s);
  • Conference on Telecommunications - ConfTele
    2019, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing MMSP
    2020, 1 review(s); 2019, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conference on Image Processing ICIP
    2020, 1 review(s);