Elisavet Konstantina Stathopoulou

Research Experience

  • 2018 - : Researcher, 3D Optical Metrology Unit (3DOM), Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK).

  • 2017 - 2018: Senior Fellow, Visual Geometry and Modelling Lab (VGM), Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT).

      • 3D reconstruction of indoor environments with a robotic arm (SLAM).

      • benchmarking using laser scanning.

  • 2016 - 2017: Research and teaching assistant, Laboratory of Photogrammetry, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

      • Rehabilitation of the Holy Aedicule of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem (photogrammetry and laser scanning data fusion).

  • 2014 - 2016: Marie Curie Fellow - Early Stage Researcher, ITN-DCH: Initial Training Network of Digital Cultural Heritage (FP7), Laboratory of Photogrammetry, National Technical University of Athens (NTUA).

      • 2D and 3D data acquisition and analysis in cultural heritage (aerial and terrestrial).

      • internships within MC fellowship:

        • ArcTron3D GmbH, Altenthann, Germany

        • 3DOM, Fondazione Bruno Kessler (FBK), Trento, Italy

        • MAP, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Marseilles, France

        • Institute for Photogrammetry (ifp), University of Stuttgart, Germany

  • 2012 - 2013: Student research assistant, Chair of Adjustment Theory, Technische Universität (TU) Berlin.

      • Adjustment calculation in laser scanning.


  • Ph.D.: “Integrating scene priors in 3D reconstruction”, NTUA (2022).

  • MSc. Geodesy and Geoinformation Science, Technische Universität (TU) Berlin (2011 - 2014).

      • major: computer vision and remote sensing.

  • MEng. Surveying Engineering, National Technical University of Athens (2005 - 2011).

      • major: photogrammetry and cartography.

Current Research Areas and Interests

  • Structure from Motion and Multi-View Stereo algorithms and applications

  • 2D/3D semantic and instance segmentation

  • depth estimation of challenging areas in Multi-View Stereo scenarios

  • monocular depth estimation

  • geospatial and cultural heritage data fusion (LiDaR and imagery)

  • feature detection and description for image matching and localization

  • georeferencing of aerial historic images and change detection

  • Simultaneous Localization and Mapping (SLAM)


Editorial boards

  • International Archives of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume XLII-2/W3 (2017).

  • International Annals of Photogrammetry, Remote Sensing and Spatial Information Sciences, Volume IV-2/W6 (2019).


  • International Journals:

    • Transactions on Geoscience and Remote Sensing (IEEE )

    • ISPRS Journal of Photogrammetry and Remote Sensing (ElServier)

    • Geo-spatial Information Science (Taylor and Francis)

    • Remote Sensing, ISPRS International Journal of Geoinformation, Sensors, Drones, Heritage (MDPI)

  • Conference Proceedings:

    • Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition (CVPR) 2021, 2022

    • International Conference on Computer Vision (ICCV) 2021

    • ISPRS Annals 2020,2021, 2022

    • ISPRS Archives 2020, 2021, 2022.

Organizing Committee

  • ISPRS - CIPA 7th International Workshop 3D ARCH (2017) - 3D Virtual Reconstruction and Visualization of Complex Architectures and Environments.

Invited Talks

  • PointCab GmbH webinar: Latest developments on photogrammetric 3D reconstruction, (May 2021).

Scholarships and Awards

2022: Oustanding reviewer in CVPR 2022

2011-2013: Excellence scholarship for the complete MSc. studies' circle, State Scholarship Foundation of Greece.

2010: “D. Thomaidis” (NTUA) award for published article in an international conference as undergraduate student.

Professional proficiency

  • English (C2, University of Michingan)

  • Italian (C1, Università per stanieri di Perugia)

  • Spanish (B2, Instituto Cervantes)

  • German (B1, Goethe Institut)

  • Greek (native)