Luis Lopez

Associate Professor, URJC, Leader
Kurento.org

Dr. Luis Lopez is associated professor at URJC and lead of the Kurento.org initiative: an open source software infrastructure providing server-side and cloud capabilities for WebRTC with features such as group communications, computer vision, augmented reality, transcoding, mixing and much more. Dr. Lopez interests are concentrated on the creation of advanced multimedia communication technologies and on the conception of Application Programming Interfaces on top of them. The aim of such technologies is to simplify the development of professional real-time communication services satisfying complex and heterogeneous requirements. Dr. Lopez ideas have generated more than 60 technical publications and have been included into important research and industrial projects including FI-WARE (http://fiware.org) and NUBOMEDIA (http://www.nubomedia.eu)