Jump to main content

Head of the Group

Head of the Group

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Danny Kowerko, seit 04/2019

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Danny Kowerko

Expertise of the Endowed Junior Professorship

  • Intelligent Multimedia Systems (Research focus of the Faculty of Computer Science)
  • Computer Vision: Structural and content analysis of image and video materials
  • Machine learning (also deep learning), statistical pattern analysis
  • Processing of large audiovisual data sets, metadata management
  • Video annotation and visualization
  • Evaluation of methods
  • Synthesis and simulation of images and imaging processes
  • Audio Classification: Bird songs, AAL - Ambient-Assisted-Living
  • Medical text and image analysis with focus on ophthalmology
  • Hexagonal Image Processing (in AI)
  • Algorithms for Single Molecule Fluorescence Microscopy and Spectroscopy

History of the Endowed Junior Professorship

Prof. Dr. Marc Ritter, Leading junior professor 07/2014 - 08/2016

The endowed junior professorship was filled in July 2014. Further information is available at: localize-it.de

During the period from 01.09.2016 to 31.03.2019, Dr. Danny Kowerko headed the junior professorship Media Computing.

Research expertise and skills

  • Computer vision: Structural and content-based analysis of images and videos
  • Machine learning and (statistical) pattern recognition
  • Processing of large audiovisual datasets
  • Workflow optimization and parallelization
  • Video annotation and visualization

Press Articles