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    Bescós Cano, Jesús (Doctor Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    Dr. Jesús Bescós received the Ingeniero de Telecomunicación degree in 1993 and a PhD in Communications in 2001, both at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). He was member of the Image Processing Group at UPM (1993-2002), Assistant Lecturer at this University (1997-2002), and he is now Associate Professor at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (since 2003), where he co-leads the Video Processing and Understanding Lab. His research lines include video sequence analysis, content-based video indexing, 2D and 3D computer vision, etc. He has been actively involved in EU projects dealing with cultural heritage (e.g., RACE-Rama), education (e.g., ET-Trends), content analysis (e.g., ...
    Escudero Viñolo, Marcos (Doctor en Ingeniería Informática y de Telecomunicación)
    Marcos Escudero Viñolo was born in Madrid, Spain in 1984. He made his under grade studies in the Ramiro de Maeztu high school in Madrid. Then he started his studies in Electric Engineering and Computer Science at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in 2002 and in 2006 he spent a year as an Erasmus student in the Mälardälens Högskola at Västerås, Sweden while he received his title as Ingeniero de Telecomunicación (M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering) in 2008 and his MPhil degree in Multimedia Signal Processing at 2009, both form the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. In 2007 he joined the ...
    García, Miguel Angel (Doctor en Informática)
    Miguel A. Garcia received the B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, in 1989, 1991, and 1996, respectively. He joined the Department of Software at Polytechnic University of Catalonia in 1996 as an Assistant Professor. From 1997 to 2006, he was with the Department of Computer Science and Mathematics at Rovira i Virgili University, Tarragona, Spain, where he was the Head of Intelligent Robotics and Computer Vision Group. In 2006, he joined the Department of Informatics Engineering at Autonomous University of Madrid, Spain, and in 2010 the Department of Electronic and Communications ...
    Garcia-Martin, Alvaro (Doctor en Ingeniería Informática y de Telecomunicación)
    Alvaro García Martín received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering ("Ingeniero de Telecomunicación" degree) in 2007 (2002-2007) and the MPhil degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (postgraduate Master) in 2009 and PhD in Computer Science in 2013 at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain). From 2006 to 2014, he has been with the Video Processing and Understanding Lab (VPU-Lab) at Universidad Autónoma of Madrid as a researcher and teaching assistant. In 2008 he received a FPI research fellowship from Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. He is currently an assistant professor at Universidad Autónoma of Madrid. He has participated in several projects ...
    Martinez Sanchez, Jose María (Doctor Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    José M. Martínez was born in Madrid, Spain, in 1967. He received the Ingeniero de Telecomunicación degree (six years engineering program) in 1991 and the Doctor Ingeniero de Telecomunicación degree (PhD in Communications) in 1998 (Retevisión Award of the Official Professional College for Telecommunication Engineers to the best Ph.D. thesis of the academic year 1997-98), both from the E.T.S. Ingenieros de Telecomunicación of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. From 1991 till 2002 he was a member of the Grupo de Tratamiento de Imágenes of the E.T.S. Ingenieros de Telecomunicación. In 2002 he moved to Universidad Autónoma de Madrid were he ...
    Salgado Álvarez de Sotomayor, Luis (Doctor Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    LUIS SALGADO was born in El Ferrol, Spain, in 1965. He received the Ingeniero de Telecomunicación degree (six years engineering program) with honors in 1990, and the PhD in Communications with “Summa Cum Laude” in 1998, both from the E.T.S. Ingenieros de Telecomunicación (ETSIT) of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). From 1990 he has been member of the Grupo de Tratamiento de Imágenes (GTI) of the UPM, where he was a Ph.D. scholar of the Spanish National Research Plan from 1991 to 1994. Besides working as Research Assistant at the GTI in the computer vision and video coding research ...
    SanMiguel Avedillo, Juan Carlos (Doctor en Ingeniería Informática y de Telecomunicación)
    Juan C. San Miguel received the degree in Electrical Engineering (5-years program "Ingeniero de Telecomunicación" degree) in 2006, the Master's degree in Multimedia Signal processing in 2008 and the PhD in Computer Science and Telecommunication in 2011, all at Universidad Autónoma of Madrid (UAM). Since 2015, he is interim associate professor at UAM. He has been undergraduate fellow (2004-2005), scholarship researcher (2005-2008), teaching/research assistant (2008-2012) and assistant professor (2012-2015). He also was on a postdoctoral Marie Curie IAPP fellowship at Queen Mary University of London (UK) in 2013-2014. He was an academic visitor at the Institute of Computing Technology of ...

    Labajo Izquierdo, Saúl (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    He graduated in Telecommunications Engineering in 1994 from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM). He was a member of the Image Processing Group of UPM (1994-1998). Later he continued his career in GFI Informatics (www.gfi.es) where he led product development and consulting department (1998-2007). Founded Solaiemes S.L. technology startup specialized in the development of multimedia and multimodal mobile technologies (2007-2010). He founded the company Naeva Tec (2010) that specializes in developing multimedia solutions where he is currently developing his career. It is also part-time associate professor at the Polytechnic School of the UAM where he collaborates with the Video Processing ...
    Pacheco Almendros, Ángel (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    He graduated in Telecommunications Engineering in 1992 from the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM) in the areas of Cable Communication and Telematics. He obtained his research sufficiency in 1988 (courses and articles), starting the doctoral ph. He obtained a grant of the Image Processing Group of UPM in 1992, and later he became a IPG member from 1994 to 1998. Continued his career in AVT, GFI Informatics Group, where he was involved in IT consulting and project development as senior consultant (1998-2000). He then moved to Ericsson Spain, performing mobile consulting, both technical and strategical, for Mobile Internet Solutions provided ...

    Fernandez-Carbajales Cañete, Victor (Computer Scientist)
    Víctor Fernández-Carbajales Cañete received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering ("Ingeniero en Informatica" degree) in 2004 (2000-2004) and the Advance Study Diploma in 2006 both at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain). In 2004 he joined Video Processing and Understanding Lab (VPU Lab) at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. Since 2004 he is a PhD student under the supervision of Dr. Miguel Ángel García. His research interests are focused in the analysis of video sequences for the video surveillance (moving object extraction, object tracking and recognition, event detection…), and the using of the visual attention in this environment.
    Martin Nieto, Rafael (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    Rafael Martín Nieto received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering ("Ingeniero de Telecomunicación" degree) in 2012 (2007-2012) at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain ). In 2007 he joined Video Processing and Understanding Lab at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid. His research interests are focused in the analysis of video sequences for the video surveillance (object segmentation, object tracking, event detection, multicamera systems,…).
    Navarro Fajardo, Fulgencio (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    Fulgencio Navarro Fajardo received the M.S. degree in Telecomunications Engineering ("Ingeniero de Telecomunicación" degree) in 2013 (2008-2013) at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain). From 2012 to 2014, he has been with the Video Processing and Understanding Lab (VPU-Lab) at Universidad Autónoma of Madrid as a researcher. He has participated in projects dealing with video-surveillance and activity recognition (EVENTVIDEO), and with UAV vision. His research on low level techniques of image processing and computer vision is applied in the analysis of video sequences (object tracking and recognition, scene recognition and reconstruction, and 3D vision).
    Ortego Hernandez, Diego (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    Diego Ortego Hernández received the M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering ("Ingeniero de Telecomunicación" degree) in 2013 (2012-2013) and the MPhil degree in Research and Innovation in Information and Communications Technology (postgraduate Master) in 2014 at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (Spain). From 2012 to 2014, he has been with the Video Processing and Understanding Lab (VPU-Lab) at Universidad Autónoma of Madrid as a researcher. He has participated in the EVENTVIDEO project dealing with activity recognition. His current research interests are focused on mono-camera and multi-camera activity understanding.
    Tello Mijares, Santiago (Ingeniero de Telecomunicación)
    Santiago Tello Mijares, received the B.S. degree in electronic engineering in 2006 and the M.S. degree in electrical science in 2008 from ITL, Torreon, Mexico. He has, since 2010, been pursuing the PhD. degree in Telecommunications and Computing at the Department of Tecnología Electrónica y de las Comunicaciones in the Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain, at the VPU Lab. He worked as a supervisor in electric maintenance from 2004 to 2006, at Parras de la Laguna S. A. de C. V. He has, since 2006, been a scientific researcher at the Electrical Science Department in the electronic instrumentation from ...
    Tiburzi Paramio, Fabrizio (Computer Scientist)
    Fabrizio Tiburzi was born in Madrid 1982. He got his degree on computer science in the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid in 2004 and concluded his Master Thesis in 2006. Since 2004 he has been a member of the VPU-LAB, focusing his research on the analysis of video sequences in compressed domain, the static and dynamic characterization of textures, the segmentation of objects in presence of complex backgrounds and the study of robust techniques to fit parametric models in artificial vision –which he mainly applies to estimate the camera motion in unfavorable situations–. He has collaborated in the MESH and AceMedia ...