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David Lou

Antwerp, Belgium
Senior Research Engineer

Education

E.E. Ph.D. University Ghent 2001-2005

Biography

David Lou graduated as Ph.D. in Electronic Engineering at Ghent University in 2005. His research was published in a book "Embedded System Design for Evaluation of the Burst Mode Transmission" as an award. In the same year he joined the Alcatel-Lucent Bell Labs Application Research team. His main topics of interest include Internet of Things, NFC/RFID, Virtual Reality, HCI, Immersive Communication and multimedia delivery. He has had a leading involvement in several European and national research projects (Giant, Smart Touch, Metaverse1, Mistra, etc.), standardisation bodies (MPEG) and has (co-) authored more than 30 scientific publications and 5 patents.


Honors and Awards

ALTA member 2008-2013


Selected Articles and Publications

Zhe Lou, Jan Bouwen, Koen Willaert, Sigurd Van Broeck, Marc Van den Broeck, Senka Zubic, Wolfgang Van Raemdonck, Hans Van Herreweghe, and Dennis Dams, "PresenceScape: Virtual World Mediated Rich Communication", Bell Labs Technical Journal 16(4), 219–242 (2011) © 2012 Alcatel-Lucent

Sigurd Van Broeck, Zhe Lou, and Marc Van den Broeck, "Real-Time 3D Video Communication in 3D Virtual Worlds: Technical Realization of a New Communication Concept", Bell Labs Technical Journal 16(1), 63–76 (2011) © 2011 Alcatel-Lucent


Books and Chapters

Patents

805149-JP-PCT Mixing 3D Video Streaming With Virtual Environment

LOU, Zhe; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; VAN DEN BROECK, Marc; VAN RAEMDONCK, Wolfgang JP5465323

802137-JP-PCT SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SMART POSTAL SERVICE

LOU, Zhe; BRUYNOOGHE, Bert; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; MOONS, Jan

JP5455921

805149-KR-PCT Mixing 3D Video Streaming With Virtual Environment

LOU, Zhe; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; VAN DEN BROECK, Marc; VAN RAEMDONCK, Wolfgang

KR101345458

802137-CN-NP SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SMART POSTAL SERVICE

LOU, Zhe; BRUYNOOGHE, Bert; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; MOONS, Jan

200810177288.4

804864-KR-PCT VW-Content Level Gateway

VAN BROECK, Sigurd; VAN DEN BROECK, Marc; LOU, Zhe

KR101320266

121333-CN-NP INTERACTIVE EXPERIENCES FOR GEOGRAPHIC DISPERSED NOMADIC GROUPS

GODON, Marc; LOU, Zhe; TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; BRACKX, Michael; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; CRIEL, Johan 200810110222.3

804864-JP-PCT VW-Content Level Gateway

VAN BROECK, Sigurd; VAN DEN BROECK, Marc; LOU, Zhe

JP5355774



800460-FR-EPA A SYSTEM WITH SESSION TRANSFER CAPABILITY AND RELATED METHOD

VAN BROECK, Sigurd; LOU, Zhe; BRACKX, Michael; TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan; LAUWERS, Thais

EP2007101

800460-DE-EPA A SYSTEM WITH SESSION TRANSFER CAPABILITY AND RELATED METHOD

VAN BROECK, Sigurd; LOU, Zhe; BRACKX, Michael; TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan; LAUWERS, Thais

EP2007101

800460-GB-EPA A SYSTEM WITH SESSION TRANSFER CAPABILITY AND RELATED METHOD

VAN BROECK, Sigurd; LOU, Zhe; BRACKX, Michael; TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan; LAUWERS, Thais

EP2007101



800461-CN-NP USER-DEFINED TANGIBLE MEDIA REUSING COMMERCIAL ITEMS

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; BRACKX, Michael; LOU, Zhe; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan 200710300392.3

801938-CN-NP TOUCH BASED SUBSCRIPTION TRANSFER

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; HEIKENS, Heico; LOU, Zhe; LAUWERS, Thais; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan; CLAEYS, Laurence; COPPENS, Toon

200910147431.X



803014-DE-EPA METHOD FOR BROWSING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT RELATED TO AN OBJECT, A RELATED SYSTEM, A RELATED BROWSING DEVICE AND A SERVICE RESOLVING SERVER

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; LOU, Zhe; GODON, Marc; ZONTROP, Pascal; VAN BROECK, Sigurd  EP2207108



803014-GB-EPA METHOD FOR BROWSING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT RELATED TO AN OBJECT, A RELATED SYSTEM, A RELATED BROWSING DEVICE AND A SERVICE RESOLVING SERVER

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; LOU, Zhe; GODON, Marc; ZONTROP, Pascal; VAN BROECK, Sigurd  EP2207108

803014-FR-EPA METHOD FOR BROWSING MULTIMEDIA CONTENT RELATED TO AN OBJECT, A RELATED SYSTEM, A RELATED BROWSING DEVICE AND A SERVICE RESOLVING SERVER

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; LOU, Zhe; GODON, Marc; ZONTROP, Pascal; VAN BROECK, Sigurd  EP2207108



800429-CN-NP DYNAMIC ASSOCIATION OF MULTIPLE MOBILES TO IPTV SET FOR TANGIBLE MEDIA

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; BRACKX, Michael; LOU, Zhe; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan 200710308181.4

802137-US-NP SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR SMART POSTAL SERVICE

LOU, Zhe; BRUYNOOGHE, Bert; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; MOONS, Jan US8027933



800461-US-NP USER-DEFINED TANGIBLE MEDIA REUSING COMMERCIAL ITEMS

TRAPPENIERS, Lieven; BRACKX, Michael; LOU, Zhe; VAN BROECK, Sigurd; GODON, Marc; CRIEL, Johan  US7913899