Multimedia, Interaction, and Communication (MIC)

The Multimedia, Interaction, and Communication (MIC) group extends the state of the art of multimedia technologies involving audio, visual, haptic, and other natural signals, comprising acquisition, representation, analysis, compression, transmission, synthesis, and rendering. We apply our expertise in computer vision, acoustics, multimedia signal processing, and information coding to improve people’s experience in interacting with each other and with machines. Applications are immersive human-human telecommunications, human-robot interaction, augmented reality, multimedia retrieval, etc.