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Researcher

António Pinheiro

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 28-03-2016
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Information and Data Sciences
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Cv

Email: Send Email
Address: IT Branch – Covilhã
Faculdade de Engenharia
Covilhã
6201-001
Tel: 275329953
Fax: 275329972


Bio

António Pinheiro is an Assistant Professor at U.B.I. (Universidade da Beira Interior), Covilha, Portugal and a researcher at I.T. (Instituto de Telecomunicações), Portugal. He received the BSc (Licenciatura) from I.S.T., Lisbon in 1988 and the PhD in Electronic Systems Engineering from University of Essex in 2002. Currently, his research interests are on Image Processing, Multimedia Quality Evaluation, Emerging 3D Imaging Technologies, and Medical Image Analysis. He was a Portuguese representative of the European Union Actions COST 292, COST IC1003 – QUALINET, COST IC1206 – DE-ID, COST BM1304 – MYO-MRI and COST CA16103 – PARENCHIMA. He is a Portuguese delegate to ISO/IEC JTC1/SC29, involved with JPEG standardisation committee, where he is currently the Communication Subgroup chair. He was the technical program co-chair of QoMEX 2015, the special session co-chair of QoMEX 2016, organizer and presenter of the tutorial in ACM Multimedia 2021 Conference Tutorial: ”Plenoptic Quality Assessment: The JPEG Pleno Experience”, organizer of the “special session on Quality Assessment” of MMSP2014, co-organizer of the “Image Compression Grand Challenge” of ICIP 2016 and Special Session ”Evaluation of Current and Future Image Compression Technologies” of PCS 2015. He is a senior member of IEEE.


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, University of Essex, 02-05-2002
  • IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, 01-01-2007, Senior
  • Image Processing
  • Computer Vision
  • Multimedia Quality
  • Processamento de Sinal e Imagem, Universidade da Beira Interior, Eng. Electrotecnica e de Computadores
  • Microprocessors, Universidade da Beira Interior, Eng, Electrotecnica e de Computadores
  • M. Sousa, A. Pinheiro, Factors Influencing Quality of Ex- perience, Chapter in, Quality of Experience. Advanced Concepts, Applications and Methods, Sebastian Möller , Alexander Raake, Springer, 2014
  • A. Pinheiro, JPEG (SC29/WG1) Sub-Group Communications Chair, National Delegate, https://jpeg.org/contact.html, 31-12-2016
  • A. Pinheiro, Texture Analysis applied to muscle MRI, Second COST BM1304 MYO-MRI Training School, Institute of Myology, G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière - Bât. Babinski in Paris, France from 26th to 28th, June 2017, France, Paris, 06-2017
  • A. Pinheiro, Image texture analysis applied to muscle MRI, 24 March 2017, Honorary Appointment as Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, at the University of Technology Sydney (Mar-2017), Australia, Sydney, 03-2017
  • A. Pinheiro, Privacy and anonymization: A case study with HDR images, 20 March 2017, Honorary Appointment as Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Sydney, 03-2017
  • A. Pinheiro, QoE and Chromatic impairments, 22 March 2017, Honorary Appointment as Visiting Professor in the Faculty of Engineering and Information Technology, at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia, Sydney, 03-2017
  • A. Pinheiro, HDR imaging: A study on privacy assessment and anonymisation, Second COST IC1206 ”DE-ID De-identification for privacy protection in multimedia content” Training School, Spain, Las Palmas, 02-2017
  • A. Pinheiro, Texture Analysis applied to muscle MRI, Second COST BM1304 MYO-MRI Training School, Institute of Myology, G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière - Bât. Babinski in Paris, France from 15th to 17th, June 2016, France, Paris, 06-2016
  • A. Pinheiro, Privacy on HDR imaging: A case study, First COST IC1206 ”DE-ID De-identification for privacy protection in multimedia content”Training School, Limassol, Cyprus from 7th to 11th, October 2015, Cyprus, Limassol, 10-2015
  • A. Pinheiro, An introduction to Texture Analysis and Histological & MRI Texture Analysis, First COST BM1304 MYO-MRI Training School, Institute of Myology, G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière - Bât. Babinski in Paris, France from 16th to 18th, June 2015, France, PARIS, 06-2015
  • A. Pinheiro, Introduction to Image Recognition, First COST BM1304 MYO-MRI Training School, Institute of Myology, G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière - Bât. Babinski in Paris, France from 16th to 18th, June 2015, France, Paris, 06-2015
  • A. Pinheiro, Texture Analysis Methods, First COST BM1304 MYO-MRI Training School, Institute of Myology, G.H. Pitié-Salpêtrière - Bât. Babinski in Paris, France from 16th to 18th, June 2015, France, Paris, 06-2015
  • IEEE Int. Conf. Image Processing, Technical Programme Committee, 2020
  • IEEE Int. Conf. Image Processing, Technical Programme Committee, 2019
  • IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience - QoMEX, Special Sessions Chairman, 2016