Angelos Barmpoutis, Ph.D.
- Digital Worlds Institute (primary affiliation)
- Department of Computer and Information Science and Engineering
- Department of Biomedical Engineering
University of Florida
PO Box 115800, Gainesville, FL 32611, USA
Office: E428, CSE Building (Computer Science & Engineering)
Tel: (+1) 352-294-2042, Fax: (+1) 352-294-2030
Angelos Barmpoutis is currently an Associate Professor and coordinator of research and technology in the Digital Worlds Institute at the University of Florida. He is also an affiliate faculty of the Computer and Information Science and Engineering Department and the Biomedical Engineering Department, University of Florida. Prof. Barmpoutis’ areas of expertise include interdisciplinary applications of computer science and engineering to the service of the broad areas of learning and training. His current research projects focus on artificial intelligence-based analysis of human motion captured using depth sensors, 3D reconstruction and dissemination of digital cultural heritage, and applications of virtual and augmented reality. For his contribution to the aforementioned areas, he received in 2014 the Merit Award from the IEEE International Conference on Connected Vehicles, in 2016 he was finalist for the Rome Prize for Historic Preservation and Conservation and in 2018 he received the Teacher of the Year award from the University of Florida College of the Arts. Dr. Barmpoutis has coauthored numerous highly cited publications in the aforementioned topics, and his work has been funded by several awards and grants from various funding agencies including the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the National Endowment for the Humanities, the National Institutes of Health, and the US Department of Transportation. In the international community he is also known for the Digital Epigraphy and Archaeology project that he is directing since 2011 and the highly cited Java-For-Kinect open-source library, which has been continuously used since 2013 in more than 50 countries around the world.
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