Video & cloud technologies laboratory

Dept. of Computer Science and Communications.
University of Thessaly

Video Compression
Cloud Computing
Parallel systems


The Laboratory of Video and Cloud Technology (VdCloud Tec Lab) aims to cover both research and teaching subjects.

  1. Video Compression
  2. Cloud Compution
  3. Parallel Prosessing

A brief about VdCloud Tec Lab

We build a strong team for:

VdCloud Tec Lab is active on the research fields of video coding and transmission, parallel processing and cloud computing.
Specifically, the research interests of VdCloud Tec Lab researchers include:

Video Coding and Transmission

  • Parallelization
  • RD Optimization
  • Hardware Design
  • Transcoding
  • Machine learning

Parallel Processing

  • Task Scheduling
  • Autonomous Entities Coordination
  • Concurrent Programming
  • Time Optimized Resource Management
  • Constrain Programming
  • Programming & Tasks Exec. over GPUs

Cloud Computing

  • Storage & Resource Management
  • Fog Computing
  • Edge Computing
  • Virtualization Technologies
  • Modules Orchestration
  • Distributed Cloud Architectures

Our Team

Maria Koziri

Assistant Professor

Ioannis Konstantinou

Assistant Professor
Collaborating Member

Panagiotis Oikonomou

Post-Doc Researcher

Panagiotis Papadopoulos

Post-Doc Researcher

Natalia Panagou

PhD Student

Panagiotis Belememis

PhD Student

Th. Loukopoulos

Assistant Professor
Adjunct Member

Research Programs

Projects in which collaborative and adjunct members participate




We teach courses in the Undergraduate as well as the Postgraduate Program of the
Department of Computer Science and Communications of the University of Thessaly, Greece.

C fundamentals. Complex data types. Pointers and dynamic memory allocation. Files. C preprocessor.

Introduction to Digital Image Processing. Digital Image Fundamentals. Image Enhancement in the Spatial Domain. Image Enhancement in the Frequency Domain. Representation and Description. Morphological Image Processing. Image Segmentation. Image Compression.

undamentals of multimedia processing, Video compression, Fundamentals of Information Theory and Codes, deblocking filter, Fundamentals of video compression, Intra/Inter Prediction, Motion Estimation.
, Estimation of computational complexity of multimedia algorithms, Parallelization techniques in video coding
AVC/H.264, HEVC/H.26, Trends in video coding.

Signals fundamentals. CTFT.  DTFT. Laplace Transform. Z Transform. Continuous-time systems.

Circuit Simulation Fundamentals, Graph theory, Netlist files, DC Analysis, Transient Analysis, Direct methods, Iterative methods, Simulate large-scale circuits using algorithms for Sparse matrices

Integer, linea / nonlinear, Dynamic, Constrain, Stochastic programming, 
Evolutionary algs, S.A, Local Search.


Get in touch

Operation Days/Hours for the public:

Everyday: 09:00 έως 18:00

  • Papasiopoulou 2-4. P.C. 35131 - Galaneika Lamia
  • Phone: 22310 – 66923
  • Email: