Immersive Interactive Media (IIM) Research & Development (R&D) Group:
Interactive and Immersive Media (IIM) is an emerging Research & Development (R&D) group, integrated within the Communications Department (DCOM) of Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV), Spain, with facilities located at the Gandia Campus of UPV.
The group is composed of professors, researchers and students (research grant holders) and is led by Dr. Fernando Boronat Seguí (Assistant Professor, UPV). Overall, the members and collaborators of the group have background and experience in many areas, such as Telecommunications, Informatics, Electronics, Multimedia Systems, Quality of Experience (QoE), Acoustics, Audiovisual Communications, Music Composition, 3D, Animation, UI Design, Media Art, Video Games, Mathematics, Marketing and Social Media.
The main research line of the group is the design and evaluation of Interactive and Immersive Media Systems, with a special focus on Media Synchronization and on QoS/QoE issues.
The applicability of our research spans the areas of interactive TV (iTV), online video services, collaborative scenarios, innovative learning and training paradigms, social integration and accessibility, virtual tourism, therapy (virtual physiotherapy, remote surgery...), and many more.
Current group members:
Leader of IIM R&D Group: Fernando Boronat (e-mail: fboronat at dcom dot upv dot es)
Twitter Account: @ImInMediaGroup