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Klagenfurt University
Department of Information Technology

 Contact data
StreetUniversitaetsstr. 65-67 
ZIP, City, Region 9020 - Klagenfurt (Carinthia) 
Phone+43-463 2700 3611 
Fax+43-463 2700 3699 
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 Contact person

Univ.-Prof. Dr. Dipl.-Ing. Laszlo Boeszoermenyi (Professor)
 Employees (Total)
Total: 11-50  number of researches: 16

 Central aim of organisation
The Department of Information Technology (ITEC) strives for excellence in (1) research, (2) teaching and (3) cooperation with industry.

 Briefly describe your organisation
The Department of Information Technology (ITEC) at Klagenfurt University covers computer and communication technology related areas in the Informatics Departments of the Klagenfurt University. ITEC comprises two research groups with currently two full professors and about 20 scientific, technical and administrative staff. The areas of work, both in teaching and research, are as follows:

Self-organizing content delivery
Extraction of semantics and non-linear video presentation based on AVC
Content management for rich multimedia
Social computing, metadata and semantics in multimedia
Languages, compilers and frameworks for multimedia applications
Multimedia communication and quality of service (QoS) provisioning
Adaptation of multimedia content with respect to.t. network, device and usage contexts
Standardization within the ISO/IEC MPEG group (MPEG-21 Multimedia Framework)
Mobile, adaptive multimedia applications
Multimedia in disaster management

 Core Competency

Research & Development

 ICT sectors:
- ICT Applications     
   - ICT Applications for Tourism     
- Software- and Data Processing     
   - Electronic Data Interchange (EDI), Middleware     
   - E-Publishing, Digital Content     
- Systems- and Network Technology     
   - Internet Technologies     
   - Advanced Systems Architecture     
   - GRID Computing     

 ICT keywords
Multimedia Communications, Distributed Systems, Multimedia Systems, Multimedia Adaptation
 RTD Experiences & Publications

 My organisation has been involved in projects funded by the following EU-programmes
  Coordinator  Partner 
EU Framework Programme (FP)
Other international co-operative research

 Austrian Research and Development Projects
  Coordinator  Partner 
Cooperative Projects

 Inserted / Updated
2006-02-02 / 2010-01-08