MIAR 2008 Proceedings 

MIAR 2008 Proceedings (LNCS 5218)

The 4th International Workshop on Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality, MIAR 2008 proceedings have been published in the Springer Lecture Notes in Computer Science (LNCS 5128).

Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality

4th International Workshop Tokyo, Japan, August 1-2, 2008, Proceedings
Series: Lecture Notes in Computer Science , Vol. 5128
Sublibrary: Image Processing, Computer Vision, Pattern Recognition, and Graphics
Takeyoshi Dohi; Ichiro Sakuma; Hongen Liao (Eds.)

2008, XVI, 441 p. With online files/update., Softcover
ISBN: 978-3-540-79981-8

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About this book
This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the 4th International Workshop on Medical Imaging and Augmented Reality, MIAR 2008, held in Tokyo, Japan, in August 2008.

The 44 revised full papers presented together with 3 invited papers were carefully reviewed and selected from 90 submissions. The papers are organized in topical sections on surgical planning and simulation, medical image computing, image analysis, shape modeling and morphometry, image-guided robotics, image-guided intervention, interventional imaging, image registration, augmented reality, and image segmentation.

Written for:
Researchers and professionals
  • 3D tracking
  • MRI
  • PET
  • anatomical guidance
  • augmented reality
  • bayesian network
  • cardiac imaging
  • computer assisted surgery
  • fractal dimension
  • haptics
  • human model
  • human-robot interfacing
  • image registration
  • machine vision
  • medical image processing
  • medical robotics
  • minimally invasive surgery
  • modeling
  • motion tracking
  • organ modeling
  • real-time simulation
  • robot surgery
  • robotic control
  • segmentation
  • statistical models
  • stereo-vision
  • surgery planning
  • surgical navigation
  • surgical simulation
  • ultrasound imaging
  • virtual augmented reality
  • visualization


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