University of Bristol

Massimo Camplani


Massimo Camplani received the Bachelor degree in Electronic Engineering with honors in 2004 and the Master degree in Electronic Engineering in 2006 with honors both from the Università degli Studi di Cagliari, Italy. In 2010 he received the Ph.D. degree (Doctor Europeus) in Electronic and Computer Engineering at the Università degli Studi di Cagliari. From January 2010 to October 2013 he has been a member of the Grupo de Tratamiento de Imágenes (Image Processing Group) of the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain, as a postdoctoral Marie Curie researcher. He joined the University of Bristol as Research Associate in October 2013 as a member of the SPHERE project team. More information can be found in his personal website.

His research interest are in the field of Computer Vision, in particluar:

Healthcare Applications

  • Indoor People Detection and Tracking
  • Gait Analysis
  • Quality of Movements

Real time Multi – Camera systems

  • People Tracking
  • Statistical Background/Foreground modeling

Depth Camera technologies

  • Combined Depth/Video data analysis for object tracking
  • Time of Flight cameras and Kinect depth maps denoising
  • Human Body Part tracking