Michalis Raptis

About me

I am Senior Researcher at Comcast Labs part of CoMPASS (Comcast Meta-data Products and Search Services) working on video analysis. Before that I was a postdoctoral research associate at Disney Research Pittsburgh.
I obtained my PhD in summer 2011 from the Computer Science Department of UCLA, under the supervision of Prof. Stefano Soatto. Previously, I did my undergraduate studies at the School of ECE, National Technical University of Athens, Greece.


My research interests are in the area of Computer Vision, Time Series Analysis and Machine Learning. More specifically, my research focuses on human motion analysis, human action recognition, motion analysis and photo OCR.