Sharing Experience With Hololens

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Yesterday, I finally got the chance to test the Augmented Reality see-through head mounted display Microsoft Hololens at the open day event of the Navigated Augmented Reality Visualization System (NARVIS) Lab, a research laboratory the Chair for Computer Aided Medical…

Augmented Reality T-Shirts by Wayuco

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Wayuco is a new brand for design t-shirts. But their designs have a special feature. They can be used as tracking targets, which are detected by Wayuco software on smartphone or tablet devices to project an animation onto the design. This turns a still image or written statement into a…

KinectFusion for Anatomy Registration

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This video of my former colleague Ben Glocker shows how to use KinectFusion to register virtual with real anatomy in real time. Once both 3D structures are registered in space, Kinect tracking takes over and allows for a combined view onto…

First AR, VR and 360° Video trade show in Köln, Germany

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From the 20th to 25th of September, the very first iteration of the trade show and expo DIGILITY will take place in Köln, Germany covering the topics Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality and 360-Degree-Videos. DIGILITY is a satellite event of the photokina under the motto„New realities. New…

CARS 2016 in Heidelberg, Germany

The next edition of CARS 2016, the 30th International Congress and Exhibition of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, will start soon! This year, the conference will be held in Heidelberg at the Convention Center, June 21 to 25, 2016. Keynote…

Microsoft HoloLens: Build 2016 Keynote – Medical Demo

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Last night, Pamela Davis of Case Western Reserve University, Ohio took the opportunity to promote medical applications at the Microsoft Build 2016 conference. In particular, teaching anatomy including the incorporation of remote teachers as holograms represented as 3D icons of…

MagicLeap and Medical Applications

Also MagicLeap puts Augmented Reality into a medical context. Of course they do 😉 However, I’d like to see the virtual heart model rather inside the patient pumping virtual blood through vascular structures than floating above the patient (see Website…

Results of Survey Medical Augmented Reality 2015

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Last year the readers of this blog had been invited to participate at a small survey to assess certain trends for AR being applied for medical topics. At the end, there were not more than 22 valid answers (Need to…

i4c Symposium in Munich

In march the Bayerische Filmzentrum, the Creative Europe Desk, the MedienNetzwerk Bayern will host the i4c (»I foresee«) symposium having the topic „innovation in moving image“. There will be three converence days, the »Transmedia Day« (8.3.), the »Mixed Reality Day« (9.3.) and the…