The Media Futures Group is interested in media (text, audio, image and video) on the Web. This includes content creation, publication, distribution and consumption. Current research themes include information retrieval, digital rights management, and statistical modelling of the structural topology of information sources.
The Media Futures Group consists of three academic staff – Ingemar J. Cox, Jun Wang, and Shi Zhou – together with two postdoctoral researchers – Kimberly Moravec and Jianhan Zhu – and 11 Ph.D. students – Ahmad Izuddin Zainal Abidin, Hersh Asthana, Anil Bawa-Cavia, Michael Camilleri, Xiaoying Feng, Ruoxun Fu, Vasileios Giotsas, Jagadeesh Gorla, Mehdi Hosseini, Tamas Jambor, Lei Zheng. In addition, we have several visiting scholars.
Detailed descriptions of our research activities can be found here.