Professor, Department of Computer Science
Leader, Digital Video Advanced Application Lab (Lavid)
Federal University of the Paraiba, Brazil
Departamento de Ciência da Computação
Universidade Federal da Paraíba (UFPB)
[en] In addition to his above-mentioned affiliations, Guido Lemos de Souza Filho is a director of the Informatics Center at his university. He is member of the Digital Television Brazilian System Forum Board, which is in charge of the definition of the Brazilian Digital TV standards. Lemos has worked as one of the designers of Ginga Middleware, which was adopted as a standard by the ITU and is used in the Brazilian digital TV System and the DTV systems of 12 countries at Latin America and Africa. At Lavid, he works on research in distributed multimedia systems, digital television, digital cinema and accessibility. He is also the research leader in the Project of Advanced Visualization at RNP, Brazilian Academic Networks. He received a bachelor of science degree in computer science from the Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil, in 1988 and a M.Sc., in 1991. In 1997, he received a Ph.D. degree in computer science from the Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro. Professor Lemos is also a member of the Brazilian Computer Society and the ACM.
[pt] Guido Lemos é um dos principais pesquisadores brasileiros de vídeo digital. Fundador do LAVID (Laboratório de Aplicações de Vídeo Digital) na Universidade Federal da Paraíba (UFPB), Guido tornou-se um dos principais desenvolvedores do sistema Brasileiro de Televisão Digital. Atualmente pesquisa sistemas de alto desempenho de vídeo de ultradefinição, 4K e acima, para inúmeras aplicações, entre elas cinema e telemedicina. É líder da equipe que desenvolveu o primeiro player de cinema 4k do Brasil, o FOGO Player.