Description

Leader of the group Distributed and Interactive Systems: Pablo Santiago César Garcia.

For more information, visit our webpage: www.dis.cwi.nl

YouTube channel and Twitter account

Our research group focuses on facilitating and improving the way people access media and communicate with others and with the environment. We address key problems for society and science, resulting from the dense connectivity of content, people, and devices. We use recognised scientific methods, following a full-stack, experimental, and human-centered approach.

 We base our results on realistic testing grounds and data sets, and embrace areas such as wearable technology and smart textiles, immersive media, and languages and infrastructures. Distributed and Interactive Systems is an outward-looking research group, and we enjoy a number of fruitful partnerships with companies and organisations in the areas of creative industries and smart cities.

Our group transfers knowledge through scientific publications, standards bodies, open-source implementations and consultancy. We pride ourselves on pushing boundaries, leading the way for others to follow.

 

News

DIS at CHI 2018

DIS at CHI 2018

The Distributed and Interactive Systems group from Centrum Wiskunde & Informatica (CWI) will be present at CHI 2018 showcasing their research on a case-study of developing a multi-sensory clubbing experience during Amsterdam Dance Event 2016, designing preproduction tools for multiscreen TV viewing, and classifying news media sympathy on Twitter after crisis events.

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Members

Associated Members

Publications

Software

Current projects with external funding

  • Creating and Delivering Shared and Personalised Multi-Screen Broadcast and Broadband Experiences (2-IMMERSE)
  • Overeenkomst met Xinhua Network(deel 2): Cooperation of Industry Doctor (PPS Xinhua Network (deel 2))
  • An end-to-end system for the production and delivery of photorealistic social immersive virtual reality experiences (VRTogether)
  • WEAR SUSTAIN (WEAR)

Related partners

  • British Telecom
  • Byborre
  • CERTH
  • ChyronHego AB
  • i2CAT
  • Illuminations (Television) Limited
  • Institut fur Rundfunktechnik
  • Xinhua Network
  • Artanim
  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Cisco International Limited
  • ENTROPY ZERO SL
  • EL FARO DEL FUTURO SL
  • IMEC
  • TNO
  • VIACCESS