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Talk: Head-Mounted Displays

Am Freitag, den 13.2.2015 spreche ich auf dem Workshop „Bildgenese in den Wissenschaften“im Exzellenzclusters Bild Wissen Gestaltung an der Humboldt Universität zu Berlin. Das Projekt, das ich sort vorstelle, ist die Outline meines Forschungsschwerpunktes über  „Head-mounted Displays in der klinischen Praxis“, das ich ab Mai beginnen werde. Die Studie soll Potential von…

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Eyes of Things

“Eyes of Things” is a new Horizon 2020 funded Programme aiming „to build an optimized core vision platform that can work independently and also embedded into all types of artefacts.“ It assembles a variety of actors, also form outside of academia. Their mission statement draws upon the old concept of ubiquitous vision which…

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Augmented Reality Day, Feb 24, 2015, Munich

Aus der Ankündigung: „Auf dem Augmented Reality Day 2015 erfahren Sie mehr über aktuelle Projekte, Forschungsansätze und Neuentwicklungen im Bereich Industrie, Architektur, Kunst und Games. Mit Vorträgen, Case Studies und Diskussionen wird gezeigt, welche neue Dimension diese Technologie ermöglicht.“Augmented Reality Day Programm. Kooperationspartner sind unter anderem: metaio, Technische Universität München, Mediennetzwerk-Bayern,…

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Workshop on Wearable and Ego-vision Systems

The rapid progress in the development of systems based on wearable cameras, multi-sensor wearable devices and embedded computers have created the conditions to use multimedia and computer vision technologies to augment human experience in everyday life activities such as sport, education, social interactions, cultural heritage visits, etc.Wearable systems can be…

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Terry Peters: Bringing Research to Clinical Practice

Interview with Terry Peters by Christoph by Christoph Bichlmeier following up on his keynote talk “The Role of Augmented Reality Displays for Guiding Intra-cardiac Interventions” at ISMAR 2014. In the interview Peters states that none of all existing image-guided procedures procedures use autonomous robots: „They are all master-slave devices – and I do not…

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Augmented Reality Aerial Navigation

So langsam kommen die ersten consumer-Anwendungen auf den Markt, bei denen Visio und Visualisierung verschmelzen. Navigation ist dabei bisher eins der wichtigsten Entwicklungsfelder. „Aero Glass“ ist eine Augmented Vision Awendung für Piloten. Was im Militärischen Bereich mit Millionenbeträgen mit eher mäßigem Erfolg entwickelt wurde, macht nun Endnutzer-Technologie wie  Epson Moverio…

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The medical image between vision and visualization

I will give a talk at the „Visual Image and the Future of the Medical Humanities“ conference taking place 8-11 May 2014 in Galveston, Texas. In the paper „The medical image between vision and visualization How Augmented Reality is going to change the surgeon‘s point of view“ I will present…

Augmented Intervention Assistant

In contrast to the consumer market, the development for head-mounted-display applications for medical use is slowly reaching an acceptable level of technical practicability. We will probably see the first devices in operating theatres soon, although there are still many problems to overcome such as usability, implementation in the workflow, clinical…

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Medical Augmented Reality development

The Explore Engage Blog lists an interesting overview of the recent development in Medical Augmented Reality – some of them being developed in Germany including the Augmented Reality system Mirracle and the Surgery Pad, a mobile medical augmented reality App for the iPad by the German Cancer Research Center in…