Leslie F. Sikos, Ph.D., is a Semantic Web researcher at Flinders University, Australia, specializing in structured video annotation, multimedia ontology engineering, and automated video scene interpretation via spatiotemporal reasoning and information fusion. He has worked both in academia and the industry, acquiring hands-on skills in web technologies and multimedia, and experience in research and lecturing. He is a member of industry-leading organizations, such as the Association for Automated Reasoning and the Association for Computing Machinery, and an invited reviewer, author, and speaker. Dr. Sikos is an experienced author with a strong textbook publishing background, who works regularly with the world’s leading publishing houses. He has developed two of the most expressive multimedia ontologies to date formally grounded in description logics. When he is not working, he enjoys reading, playing the organ, traveling, and cycling.
Sikos, L. F. Rich Semantics for Interactive 3D Models of Cultural Artifacts. In: Garoufallou, E., Subirats, I., Stellato, A., Greenberg, J. (eds.) Metadata and Semantics Research, pp. 169–180. Springer International Publishing, 2016. DOI: 10.1007/978-3-319-49157-8_14
Sikos, L. F. RDF-Powered Semantic Video Annotation Tools with Concept Mapping to Linked Data for Next-Generation Video Indexing. Multimedia Tools and Applications, Springer US (2016). DOI: 10.1007/s11042-016-3705-7