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Francisco José Cortijo Bon

José Manuel Fuertes García

Javier Portilla Muelas

Manuel Lucena López

Javier Abad Ortega

J. Ignacio Gómez Espínola

Luis D. Alvarez Corral

M. Angeles Mendoza

José Antonio Guerrero Colón

Luis Mancera Pascual

Elena Galán Perales

Miguel Tallón Benítez

Israa Amro

 

 
Francisco José Cortijo Bon
Francisco José Cortijo Bon

Francisco José Cortijo was born in Valencia, Spain, in 1967. He received the M.S. degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 1990 and the Ph.D. degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 1995. He is currently an associate professor at the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence (DECSAI) at the University of Granada. Dr. Cortijo is a member of the AERFAI (Spanish Association of Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis) an IAPR member.

His main fields of research interest are image restoration, image classification, learning and Pattern Recognition.

 
José Manuel Fuertes García
José Manuel Fuertes García

José M. Fuertes received the MS and PhD degrees both in Informatics from the University of Granada in 1992 and 1999, respectively. Since 1992 he has been with the Informatics Department at Jaen University. Currently he teaches at the Polytechnical Engineering School as an associate professor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence.

His current interests includes Image Retrieval from Databases, Feature extraction from Colour Images, Tracking Algorithms, and Optical Flow.

He is member of the IAPR association.

 
Javier Portilla Muelas
Javier Portilla Muelas

Javier Portilla graduated (M.S.'94, Ph.D.'99) from the Escuela Técnica de Ingenieros de Telecomunicación, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain. From 1995 to 1999 he worked as a research assistant at the Instituto de Óptica, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid. From 1999 to 2001 he collaborated, as a post-doctoral fellow, with Prof. Eero Simoncelli, at the Center for Neural Science, New York University. Currently he is an associate investigator within the Visual Information Processing Group, at the Dept. of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence, Universidad de Granada, Spain.

His research interests are focused on image representation models and their application to characterise and reproduce the statistical behavior of natural images and textures. His work has fructified in several texture synthesis and image restoration methods of both theoretical and practical interest.

 
Manuel Lucena López
Manuel Lucena López

Manuel Lucena received the MS and PhD degrees both in Informatics from the University of Granada in 1994 and 2003, respectively. Since 1994 he has been with the Informatics Department at Jaen University. Currently he teaches at the Polytechnical Engineering School as an Assistant Professor in Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence.

His current interests include optical flow, tracking algorithms, feature extraction from colour images, and image retrieval from databases. He is member of the IAPR association.

 
Javier Abad Ortega
Javier Abad Ortega

Javier Abad was born in Granada, Spain, in 1968. He received his degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 1991. He has recently finished his Ph. D. thesis on wavelet image restoration with applications to super resolution problems.

He is Assistant Professor since October 1991 at the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence of the University of Granada. His research interests are image and video processing, including mutichannel image restoration, image and video recovery and compression and super-resolution from (compressed) stills and video sequences.

 
J. Ignacio Gómez Espínola
J. Ignacio Gómez Espínola

Born in 1973, received his degree in Computer Science in 1996. He became Assistant Professor in Computer Science in 1998 and currently he teaches at the High Technical College (E.P.S.) of the University of Jaén.

He is member of the Department of Computer Science of the University of Jaén. He also is member of the Vision Information Processing research group (VIP) and the Spanish Association for Pattern Recognition and Image Analysis (AERFAI).

His areas of research interest are computer vision, classification of chromosomes and design of a software platform for karyotyped.

 
Luis D. Alvarez Corral
Luis D. Alvarez Corral

Luis David Alvarez-Corral was born in Granada, Spain, in 1977. He received the MS degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 2001. Currently, he is working at the Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence department of the University of Granada, where he is pursuing his Ph. D. degree with a scholarship from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Culture. His research interests include image and video resolution enhancement, particulary superresolution of compressed video within a Bayesian framework. He is also participating in the Spanish FIS project "Imagen Médica Molular y Multimodal".

 
M. Angeles Mendoza
M. Angeles Mendoza

Mª Ángeles Mendoza was born in Granada, Spain, in 1975. She received her degree in Physics from the University of Granada in 1999.

From 2000 to 2001 she was a grant holder at the Instituto de Óptica ‘Daza de Valdes’, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Madrid, in the project: “the human eye like recipient of information: new techniques of measures and simulation of visual process”.

Currently, she is carrying out her Ph.D studies and enjoy a scolarship from the Spanish Ministry of Education and Culture, at the Copmuter Science and Artificial Intelligence, into the project “Procesamiento y extracción de la información 3D de secuencias de vídeo para su uso en aplicaciones multimedia”.

 
José Antonio Guerrero Colón
José Antonio Guerrero Colón

José Antonio Guerrero Colón was born in Marbella (Málaga). He received his MS Degree in Computer Science in 2003 from the Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería Informática, Universidad de Málaga, Spain.

Currently his carrying out his Ph.D. studies and working in the project "Application of new visual-statistical models to the restoration of photographic images corrupted by blur and noise", funded by Ministry of Defense, at the Dept. of Computer Science and Aritificial Intelligence, Universidad de Granada, Spain.

 
Luis Mancera Pascual
Luis Mancera Pascual

Luis Mancera Pascual was born in Loja (Granada) in 1977. He received the MS Degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 2001. From 2002 to 2004 he hold a grant from the Science and Technology Spanish Ministry at the European Centre for Nuclear Research (CERN) in Geneva, Switzerland. Currently, he is a Ph.D. student of the Visual Information Processing group, at the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence of the University of Granada, where he enjoys a pre-doctoral fellowship. He is mainly interested in static image representation models and their applications.

 
Elena Galán Perales
Elena Galán Perales

Elena Galán was born in 1979. She received the MS Degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 2003. Her research interest includes soft computing image processing and biomedical image analysis. Currently she is carrying out her Ph. D. studies and she’s participating in the Spanish FIS project “Imagen Médica Molecular y Multimodalidad” (IM3).

 
Miguel Tallón Benítez
Miguel Tallón Benítez

Miguel Tallón was born in Sta Cruz de La Palma (Sta Cruz Tenerife) in 1983. He received the MS Degree in Computer Science from the University of Granada in 2007. He was granted a research fellowship by the Science and Technology Spanish Ministry on November 2008 and started the PhD studies at the Department of Computer Science and Artificial Intelligence of the University of Granada. His research interests include superresolution and images restauration.

 
Israa Amro
Israa Amro

Israa Amro was born in Hebron, Palestine, in 1982. She received her degree in Computer Science from the University of Jordan, Jordan in 2003. She completed her Master Degree in Computer Information Systems at the same University in 2005, Master Degree in Multimedia Technology from the University of Granada in 2008, and the Ph.D. degree in Multimedia Systems from the University of Granada in 2011. She has been an academic instructor since March 2005 at the Department of Computer Information Systems of Al-Quds Open University, Palestine. Her research interest is image processing, including Super-Resolution Of Multispectral Images, Multispectral Image Pansharpening, Contourlet-based Bayesian Approaches, Multi-resolution based Pansharpening Methods.

 

 

 

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