PhD Scholarship available!

phdA 3-year PhD Scholarship (borsa di dottorato) is available to carry out research activities with the Internet Media Group, under the supervision of Enrico Masala. If interested, enquire with Enrico by email if you have any doubt or would like to discuss it in more details, and apply through the electronic procedure by the deadline (Feb 15, 2018 at noon). The Scholarship is supported by PIC4SeR (Politecnico Interdepartmental Center for Service Robotics). With mutual agreement, a temporary scholarship is also available for the period between the admission and the official PhD start time (Nov 2018).
More information and details about the PhD activities, procedures, and alumni in the DAUIN department is available here.

Seminar “Ethics and Robots” by the PIC4SeR center

On Feb 21, 2018 at 2:30pm in room 7 at the Politecnico di Torino, the seminar “Ethics and Robots” will be held (in Italian) by prof. Maurizio Balistreri. Please check the PIC4SeR center website for more details.

Kick-off of the PIC4SeR center

logo_solo_miniWednesday, Dec 6, 2017 in Torino, at 10am the Internet Media Group will participate in the kick-off of PIC4SeR (Politecnico Interdepartmental Center for Service Robotics), in the AULA MAGNA of the Energy Center. Additional information available here.

Five new theses has been added

The thesis section of the website has been updated by adding five theses. Also, if you have ideas and willingness to work on topics somehow related to the proposed theses, feel free to contact the people in the group.

Leonardo presents his activity ad PhD Poster Day at Politecnico

Congratulations to Leonardo who presented his PhD activity (poster here) of the last three years at Politecnico during the PhD Poster Day on Oct 19, 2017.

Talk by Enrico Masala at University of Verona

talk_verona_may2017Dr. Enrico Masala will give the talk “Optimized Strategies for Real-Time Multimedia Communications from Mobile Devices” on Tuesday May 23, 2017, 15:30, at the Department of Computer Science, University of Verona, Italy, hosted by Dr. Davide Quaglia. More details are available at the Department website.


PhD course “Multimedia Communications” starts in Feb 2017

The PhD course “Multimedia Communications: Technological Advances and Social Implications” is scheduled to start on Feb 3, 2017. All PhD students can participate (including “XXXII ciclo” that started Nov 1, 2016). Three members of our research group (Enrico Masala, Antonio Servetti, Juan Carlos De Martin) will cover all the course topics, as better specified in the course webpage.

Internet Media Group at IEEE MMSP 2016

Friday, Sep 23, 2016 in Montreal, Canada, Leonardo Favario will present our work at the IEEE Workshop on Multimedia Signal Processing (MMSP).

The papers are available in the publications section of this site

New research work on educational platforms

Recently, Leonardo presented the work “Seamless Cross-Platform Integration of Educational Resources for Improved Learning Experiences” at the IEEE Frontiers in Education (FIE) 2015, El Paso, Texas, in October 2015. Also, a new paper has been accepted at IEEE EDUCON 2016, titled “Integrating a Remote Laboratory System in an Online Learning Environment”, that will be presented in April 2016 in Abu Dhabi. More information in the publications section of this website.

Internet Media Group at IEEE ICME 2015

icme2015_miniMonday, Jun 29, 2015 and Thu Jul 2, 2015, in Torino, Italy, Enrico Masala will present two works at the IEEE International Conference on Multimedia and Expo which will be held from Jun 29 to Jul 3, 2015, for the first time in Italy and in Torino.

The papers are available in the publications section of this site