Sebastiaan Van Leuven, Hari Kalva, Glenn Van Wallendael, Jan De Cock, en Rik Van de Walle winnen 'Special Merit for Outstanding Paper Award'

On January, 14th Sebastiaan Van Leuven, Hari Kalva, Glenn Van Wallendael, Jan De Cock, and Rik Van de Walle received the Special Merit for Outstanding Paper Award at the IEEE International Conference on Consumer Electronics for their paper entitled: Joint complexity and rate optimization for 3DTV depth map encoding. This work is the result of a collaboration between Multimedia Lab (Ghent University – ELIS – iMinds) and Florida Atlantic University, in the scope of on-going 3D video standardization efforts.