Research Groups

Multimedia Communications

The Multimedia Communications Group (MC) concentrates on efficient transmission of multimedia in current and future services.

Head of Group: Dr.-Ing. Thomas Schierl, Dr.-Ing. Cornelius Hellge

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Image & Video Coding

The main focus of the Image & Video Coding Group (IVC) is the research and the development of solutions for image and video compression technologies.

Heads of Group: Dr.-Ing. Detlev Marpe, Dr.-Ing. Heiko Schwarz

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Embedded Systems

The Embedded Systems Group (ESG) focuses on research and solutions for embedded multimedia processing. ESG efficiently co-designs hardware, software and the overall system architecture.

Head of Group: Dr.-Ing. Benno Stabernack

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Machine Learning

The main focus of the Machine Learning Group (ML) is the development of powerful, interpretable and efficient data analysis techniques for various applications, including image and video annotation, biomedical signal analysis and Big Data analytics.

Head of Group: Dr. Wojciech Samek

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Image & Video Understanding

The Image & Video Understanding Group (IVU) develops technology and products for automatic extraction, creation, annotation and deployment of semantic information from image and video data.

Heads of Group: Thomas Meiers, Dr.-Ing. Karsten Müller

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