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Francesc Tarrés

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Francesc Tarrés

    Francesc Tarres received a degree in telecommunication engineering from the Telecommunication School of the UPC-BARCELONATECH, Barcelona, Spain, in 1985, and the Ph.D degree in 1988.

    He is a Professor at the Technical University of Catalonia where he teaches Signal & Image Processing  and Video Systems courses. He collaborates with Catalonia Television (TV3) teaching some graduate courses in Digital Television. He has been responsible of many national and international projects in audio and video coding applications, mobile antenna communications activities. His main interests are audio and video coding, image and video analysis and mobile communications. He has also collaborated as researcher or project manager in audiovisual and telecommunications projects for companies such as SONY España S.A, Indra, Mitsubishi Electrics and Promax.  He is also editor of several books in the Image Processing and Audiovisual Systems areas.


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    Journals:

    • A. Rama, F. Tarres, J. Rurainsky, "Aligned texture map creation for pose invariant face recognition". Multimedia Tools and Applications, Volume 49, Issue3, 2010, Pages: 545-565.

     

    Latest Book & Chapters:

    • Margarita Cabrera and Francesc Rey and Francesc Tarres, "Sistemes de Comunicacio I". Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. September, 2012.
    • Margarita Cabrera, Francesc Rey, Francesc Tarrés, "Teoria de la Codificación y Modulaciones Avanzadas". Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. 2012.
    • F. Tarrés, E. Bertran, "Digital Front-End in Wireless Communications and Broadcasting: System overview and front-end technologies in digital broadcasting". Cambridge University Press. Pages: 98-119.
    • A. Rama, F. Tarrés, J.Rurainsky, "Recent Advances in Multimedia Signal Processing and Communications: 2D-3D Pose Invariant Face Recognition System for Multimedia Applications". Springer. Pages: 121-144. 2009. 
    • Rama, Antonio and Tarrés, Francesc and Rurainsky, Jürgen, "2D-3D Pose Invariant Face Recognition System for Multimedia Applications". Chapter of the book "Recent Advances in Multimedia Signal Processing and Communications", pages 121-144. Springer.2009.
    • Eugenia Santamaria, Margarita Cabrera, Francesc Tarrés, "Comunicaciones Avanzadas". Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. ISBN: 8469186647, 9788469186640. 2009.
    • Margarita Cabrera, Francesc Tarrés, Eugenia Santamaria, "Transmisión Digital". Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. ISBN: 8469101420, 9788469101421. 2007
    • Francesc Tarrés. Xavier Bonet, "Sistemas de Video y Tratamiento de la Imagen" . Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. ISBN: 8497073703, 9788497073707. 2004.
    • Xavier Bonet, Francesc Tarrés, "Distribución de Video en la Red" Fundació per la Universitat Oberta de Catalunya. Edicions UOC. ISBN: 8497073827, 9788497073820. 2004.
    • Francesc Tarrés, "Sistemas Audiovisuales: Televisión analógica y digital". Pages 1-376. Edicions UPC. 2000
    • Francesc Tarrés, "Introducció al Tractament Digital del Senyal". La Salle. Editorial Bruño. ISBN: 9788421620298. 1995.

     

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            • Additional Info:
            Email: francesc.tarres@upc.edu
            linkedin: es.linkedin.com/pub/francesc-tarrés/19/495/201/