Call for Participation for ISMAR 2012 in Atlanta, GA, USA

On November 5 – 8, 2012, the Augmented Reality gathering of the year will take place in Atlanta, GA, USA. The 11th IEEE International Symposium on Mixed and Augmented Reality (ISMAR) will again consist of two different programs for papers/posters,…

MICCAI 2012 in Nice

In 2012 the MICCAI community meets for 15th time to discuss their recent research in Medical Image Computing and Computer Assisted Interventions. This year, the conference will take place from 1st to 5th October 2012 in Nice, France. It is…

Haptable – A Tabletop Display Used as a Multi-Touch 2D and Haptic 3D Used Interface for Medical Applications

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This article describes a novel user interface concept called “haptable”. The idea concerns a multi-touch sensitive table top display that has been extended by a 3D haptic user interface. The following video and image shows the result of a first…

Medical Augmented Reality at IEEE Virtual Reality 2012

Scanning the program of the conference IEEE Virtual Reality 2012 taking place in Orange County, California during March 4-8 shows that there was a quite large amount of medical oriented submissions. Among 23 papers and 56 posters, we found the…

Intra-Operative See-Through Head Mounted Displays from the Point of View of a Designer – A Study by Kilian Kreiser

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It is an extremely big challenge to integrate a see-through head mounted display into the operating theatre in order to provide surgical staff with Augmented Reality views onto their workspaces. And it has not happened yet. Beside the big impact…

Designing Real World Collaboratories with Christopher Stapleton – Part 1

It is a great honour to present today the first article in a series written by our guest author Christopher Stapleton. Having a professional background in design and arts, Christopher taught the community to look from a different perspective at…

Where to Meet Medical Augmented Reality People in 2012

Happy new year to all the readers of this blog and thanks a lot for your helpful feedback! We would like to start this year with promoting Medical Augmented Reality related conferences and workshops where to publish research in 2012…

Recommended Article of Chris Cameron

We would like to refer to Chris Cameron’s article „How Augmented Reality Helps Doctors Save Lives„.   MARMore Posts

The CAMDASS Project – AR Mission to Space

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During the demo session at ISMAR 2011 in Basel, a Medical Augmented Reality system has been presented by developers of Space Applications Services  N.V./S.A..  The objective of the project Computer Aided Medical Diagnostics and Surgery System (CAMDASS) is to develop…