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Ing. Martin Bernas, CSc.



At the Department of Cinematography, Martin Bernas teaches courses presenting an introduction to the theory and technology of digital imaging, processing and reproduction of colour images. A substantial part of the curriculum is the evaluation and comparison of the properties of individual systems and the methods of both subjective assessment and objective measurement of the technical quality of the reproduced colour image.

Martin Bernas was born in 1955. He graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering of CTU in Prague and earned the Candidate of Sciences degree therefrom in 1989. At present, he works at the same Faculty as Assistant Professor. He teaches courses focusing mainly on digital television, multimedia and studio technology.


Published works (selection):

– Optimized H.264 Compression of Sign Language Video. Zatloukal, P.-Bernas, M. In:  Multimedia Tools and Applications, 2017, no. 76 (15), p. 16225-16237. ISSN: 1380-7501 (Print) 1573-7721 (Online).

– Independent Transmission of Sign Language Interpreter in DVB – Assessment of Image Compression. Zatloukal, P. – Bernas, M.-Dvořák, L .:  In: Seventh International Conference on Machine Vision (ICMV 2014). Washington: SPIE – The International Society for Optical Engineering, 2015, ISSN 0277-786X. ISBN 9781628415605.

– Investigation of Regions of Interest for Deaf in Czech Sign Language Content. Švachula, Z.-Bernas, M.-Zatloukal, P.- Klabanová, L., In: International Journal of Software and Web Sciences (IJSWS). 2013, no. 3, p. 44-49. ISSN 2279-0063.

– Technical Supervision of the “Bethlehem Odyssey” project. Videomapping at the Bethlehem Chapel on the occasion of the 600th anniversary of the burning of Master Jan Hus. Premiere: July 5, 2015. The project was prepared within the framework of the Basics of Studio Technology course under Art Direction by dr. Z. Čechová.