Metropolitan ATM Network for Τeleteaching and ΤelemedicinePERSON IN CHARGE: Merakos Lazaros
FUNDED BY: Ministry of Education – European Union, Structural Funds (2nd Framework)
START DATE: 01/01/1997
END DATE: 31/12/1999
WEB SITE/E-MAIL: http://atm.ntua.gr/
The project objectives were: • the interconnection of three remote classrooms, and the implementation of a synchronous tele-education network through the use of H.323 videoconferencing and MPEG2 video and broadcast servers among three universities in the Athens metropolitan area (University of Athens, National Technical University of Athens, and Athens University of Economics and Business) • the transport, storage, and use of medical images (MPEG2 and DICOM v.3 format) from the University of Athens Hospitals to 1. doctors’ desktops for diagnosis, 2. classrooms for education, 3. University signal processing laboratories.