Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... Paulo Jorge Lourenço Nunes

Senior Researcher

Paulo Nunes

Academic position: Assistant Professor
Joining date: 01-01-1995
Roles in IT: Senior Researcher
Scientific Area: Networks and Multimedia
Group: Multimedia Signal Processing – Lx

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Address: IT – Lisboa
Instituto Superior Técnico - Torre Norte - Piso 10
Av. Rovisco Pais, 1
1049 - 001 Lisboa
Tel: +351 21 841 84 54
Fax: +351 21 841 84 72


Scientific Achievements

  • PhD, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-2007
  • MSc, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-01-1995
  • Licenciatura, Instituto Superior Técnico, 01-07-1992
  • Image and Video Coding
  • Multimedia Communications
  • Instituto Superior de Ciências do Trabalho e da Empresa - ISCTE, 01-11-2000, Assistant Professor
  • IEEE, 01-01-1996, Member
  • Ordem dos Engenheiros, 01-01-1992, Member
  • S.M.M. Faria, J Debono, P. Nunes, Nuno M. M. Rodrigues, 3D Video Representation and Coding, Chapter in, Novel 3D Media Technologies, Ahmet Kondoz and T. Dagiuklas, Springer, New York, 2015
  • C. Conti, L. D. Soares, P. Nunes, 3D Holoscopic Video Representation and Coding Technology, Chapter in, Novel 3D Media Technologies, Ahmet Kondoz and Tasos Dagiuklas, Springer, New York, 2015
  • L. D. Soares, P. Nunes, Network-Aware Error Resilient Video Coding, Chapter in, Advanced Video Communications over Wireless Networks, Ce Zhu, Yuenan Li, CRC Press, Boca Raton, FL, USA, 2013
  • P. Nunes, L. D. Soares, Rate Control and Error Resilience for Object-Based Video Coding, Chapter in, Intelligent Multimedia Communication: Techniques and Applications, Chang Wen Chen, Zhu Li, and Shiguo Lian, Springer, Berlin Heidelberg, 2010
  • F. Pereira, P. Nunes, Levels for visual profiles, Chapter in, The MPEG-4 Book, Fernando Pereira, Touradj Ebrahimi, Prentice Hall, 2002

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
LIFESYS Light Field Processing and Encoding System FCT 01-06-2016 01-05-2018

Closed Projects12

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
3D VIVANT Live Immerse Video-Audio Interactive Multimedia EU/FP7 01-03-2010 01-05-2013
3D-ConTourNet 3D Content Creation, Coding and Transmission over Future Media Networks EC/FP7 01-05-2012 01-06-2016
3D-SERVICIS Scalable Error Resilient 3D Holoscopic Video Coding for Immersive Systems FCT 01-06-2014 01-05-2016
MAVT Mobile audiovisual terminal EU/RACE 01-01-1992 31-12-1995
MOG-QC on the GO MOG-QC on the GO - Desenvolvimento de um sistema integrado de controlo da qualidade de conteúdos audiovisuais FEDER/QREN 01-07-2013 01-06-2015
MOMUSYS Mobile multimedia systems EU/ACTS 01-09-1995 31-12-1999
MPEG ISO MPEG standardization IT/LA 01-07-1993 01-12-2007
NCI Normalização de comunicações de imagem JNICT/STRADA 01-01-1992 31-12-1995
NMARV Normalização de métodos avançados de representação de vídeo FCT/PRAXIS 01-01-1995 31-12-1998
Prodígios Processamento digital de áudio e vídeo FCT/PRAXIS 01-01-1995 31-12-1998
SAAS Remote Piloted Semi-Autonomous Aerial Surveillance System Using Terrestrial Wireless Networks IT/LA 01-03-2012 01-04-2014
VISNET II Networked audiovisual media technologies II EU 01-07-2006 01-06-2009
  • C. Conti, P. Nunes, L. D. Soares, Scientific Awards ISCTE-IUL 2016, Awarded for the paper entitled "HEVC-based 3D holoscopic video coding using self-similarity compensated prediction", Lisbon, Portugal, 01-06-2017
  • C. Conti, L. D. Soares, P. Nunes, Best Poster Award COST Interaction 2014, Budapest, Awarded at the Best Poster competition of COST training school on Rich 3D Content: Creation, Perception and Interaction for the poster entitled ''Display Scalable 3D Holoscopic Video Coding'', Budapest, Hungary, 01-07-2014
  • C. Conti, P. Nunes, L. D. Soares, Scientific Awards ISCTE-IUL 2014, Awarded for the paper entitled ''Inter-Layer Prediction Scheme for Scalable 3-D Holoscopic Video Coding'', Lisbon, Portugal, 01-06-2014
  • P. Nunes, Computational Complexity Reduction and Scaling for High Efficiency Video Encoders, PhD Thesis Jury, Guilherme Ribeiro Corrêa, 01-01-2015
  • P. Nunes, Regiões de Interesse em Vídeos 3D, MSc Thesis Jury, Daniel Alexandre Leitão Piedade, 01-11-2013
  • P. Nunes, Viabilização da Televisão Digital Terrestre em Pequenos e Médios Broadcasters utilizando o Datacasting, PhD Thesis Jury, Roberto Dimas Ribeiro do Amaral, 01-01-2013
  • P. Nunes, Vice-chair of the IEEE MMTC Image, Video and Mesh coding Interest Group, Member of Technical Committee, http://committees.comsoc.org/mmc/activities.asp, 01-10-2012
  • P. Nunes, Video Quality Evaluation in IP networks, MSc Thesis Jury, Miguel Filipe Chan Chin, 01-04-2012
  • P. Nunes, No-reference Image and Video Quality Assessment, PhD Thesis Jury, Tomás Gomes da Silva Serpa Brandão, 01-06-2011
  • P. Nunes, Televisão Digital Terrestre Desafios e Estratégias de Implementação em Moçambique, MSc Thesis Jury, Tomás Almedino, 01-05-2011
  • P. Nunes, Audiovsual Coding Framework - Audio and Video Communication Simulation System, MSc Thesis Jury, Pedro Alexandre Oliveira Fernandes, 01-10-2010
  • P. Nunes, Design and Implementation of a Signaling System for the Support of Free Viewpoint, MSc Thesis Jury, Rui Pedro Monteiro Chagas, 01-10-2010
  • P. Nunes, Multimedia Sharing over the Internet from a Mobile Phone, MSc Thesis Jury, Rui Daniel Casaca da Trindade, 01-05-2010
  • P. Nunes, Creation and Visualization of High Dynamic Range Images, MSc Thesis Jury, Catarina Pires Mota, 01-09-2009
  • P. Nunes, A Platform for the Provision of Content Networks Based on IMS, Metadata, Presence and P2P Technologies, MSc Thesis Jury, Eduardo Filipe Freire Ribeiro, 01-12-2008
  • P. Nunes, Inter Frame Mode Conversion for H.264/AVC to MPEG-2 Video Transcoder, MSc Thesis Jury, Sandro Rodrigo Ferreira Moiron, 01-12-2007
  • P. Nunes, European Commission IST Programme 8th Call Evaluation, Technical Audit, EC FP5-IST, 01-03-2002
  • P. Nunes, European Commission ACTS Programme 3rd Call Evaluation, Technical Audit, EC FP4-ACTS, 01-10-1997
  • P. Nunes, Comissão Técnica Nacional do Audiovisual e Codificação de Imagem - CT120, Member of Technical Committee, 01-01-1994
  • IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience - QoMEX, Organizing Committee, 2016
  • IEEE IEEE GLOBECOM Technical Symposia: Mobile and Wireless Networks - GC MWN GC MWN, Technical Programme Committee, 2015
  • IEEE ICC - Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium - ICC CSSMA, Technical Programme Committee, 2015
  • 3DTV Conf. - 3DTV-CON, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • ACM and IEEE International Conf. on Connected Vehicles, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO, Organizing Committee, 2014
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Technical Symposia: Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Application - GC CSSM, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2014
  • IEEE International Conf. on Telecommunications, Organizing Committee, 2014
  • 3DTV Conf. - 3DTV-CON, Technical Programme Committee, 2013
  • Conf. on Electronics, Telecommunications and Computers - CETC, Technical Programme Committee, 2013
  • Future Network and Mobile Summit, Technical Programme Committee, 2013
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2013
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2012
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO, Technical Programme Committee, 2011
  • IEEE International Workshop on Video Panorama - IWVP, Technical Programme Committee, 2011
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia Information Networking and Security - MINES, Technical Programme Committee, 2010
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME, Technical Programme Committee, 2007
  • Picture Coding Symp., Organizing Committee, 2007
  • EURASIP Jounal on Image and Video Processing
    2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 2 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Image Processing
    2015, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2004, 3 review(s); 2003, 2 review(s); 2002, 2 review(s);
  • Journal of Electronic Imaging
    2016, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • Optical Engineering
    2016, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 2 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Multimedia
    2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2010, 2 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Circuits and Systems for Video Tech.
    2017, 1 review(s); 2014, 4 review(s); 2012, 4 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 4 review(s); 2009, 4 review(s); 2008, 5 review(s); 2007, 3 review(s); 2006, 1 review(s); 2005, 1 review(s); 2004, 4 review(s); 2003, 3 review(s); 2002, 5 review(s); 1999, 2 review(s); 1998, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Transactions on Computational Imaging
    2017, 1 review(s);
  • Signal Processing: Image Communication
    2017, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 4 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 3 review(s); 2008, 3 review(s); 2007, 3 review(s); 2006, 3 review(s); 2004, 1 review(s); 2002, 1 review(s);
  • EURASIP Journal of Embedded Systems
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • Journal of Multimedia
    2007, 1 review(s);
  • Signal Processing
    2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Broadcasting
    2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);

  • 2009, 1 review(s);
  • Sensors
    2010, 1 review(s);
  • European Trans. on Telecommunications
    2011, 1 review(s);
  • IET Image Processing
    2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 4 review(s); 2012, 2 review(s);
  • Signal, Image and Video Processing Journal
    2012, 2 review(s);
  • APSIPA Transactions on Signal and Information Processing
    2013, 2 review(s);
  • Procedia Technology
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • ACM Trans. on Multimedia Computing Communications and Applications
    2004, 1 review(s); 2003, 1 review(s); 2001, 1 review(s);
  • Computer Communications Journal
    2003, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Mobile Computing
    2004, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Trans. on Pattern Analysis and Machine Intelligence
    2003, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conf. on Multimedia and Expo - ICME
    2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 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.
    2009, 1 review(s); 2007, 1 review(s);
  • International Workshop on Packet Video
    2007, 3 review(s); 2006, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conf. on Image Processing - ICIP
    2017, 1 review(s); 2016, 1 review(s); 2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s);
  • European Signal Processing Conf. - EUSIPCO
    2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s); 2004, 1 review(s); 1999, 1 review(s);

  • 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s); 2008, 1 review(s); 2005, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE EUSIPCO 3DTV-Conf.: The True Vision - Capture, Transmission and Display of 3D Video - 3DTV
    2011, 1 review(s); 2010, 1 review(s); 2009, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Mediterranean Electrotechnical Conference - MELECON
    2009, 1 review(s);
  • EUROCON and CONFTELE 2011
    2011, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Symp. on Circuits and Systems - ISCAS
    2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Workshop on Quality of Multimedia Experience - QoMEX
    2012, 1 review(s); 2011, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE International Conference on Communications - ICC
    2013, 1 review(s);
  • Future Network and Mobile Summit
    2013, 1 review(s);
  • International Workshop on 3D Multimedia for Mobile and Wireless Networks - 3D-MMWM
    2013, 1 review(s);
  • 3DTV Conf. - 3DTV-CON
    2016, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s);
  • Conf. on Electronics, Telecommunications and Computers - CETC
    2013, 1 review(s);
  • ACM and IEEE International Conf. on Connected Vehicles & Expo - ICCVE
    2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s); 2013, 1 review(s);
  • Visual Communications and Image Processing - VCIP
    2014, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE ICC - Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Applications Symposium - ICC CSSMA
    2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE ICC - Mobile and Wireless Networking Symposium - ICC MWN
    2015, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE GLOBECOM Technical Symposia: Communications Software, Services and Multimedia Application - GC CSSM
    2016, 1 review(s); 2014, 1 review(s);
  • International Conference on Advances in Signal, Image and Video Processing SIGNAL
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • European Conf. on Networks and Optical Communications - NOC
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE IEEE GLOBECOM Technical Symposia: Mobile and Wireless Networks - GC MWN GC MWN
    2016, 1 review(s);
  • IEEE Global Communications Conference - GLOBECOM
    2017, 1 review(s);
  • Workshop on Image Analysis for Multimedia Interactive Services WIAMIS
    2004, 1 review(s);