PROJECT TITLE

Augmented Reality Guided Surgery

SHORT DESCRIPTION

The objective of this research is to develop a navigation system for CGI that combines the visual field of the surgeon using augmented reality technology, real elements and virtual representations of organs, tissues, instruments and meta-information that will allow the surgeon to perform the surgical procedure more quickly and easily.

DATES

2016 – 2017

FUNDING SOURCE

Project Grant: Private – EC Medica, Southport;

Funding Value:  10.000 €

DIGIMEDIA MAIN AREA

NMDE

RESEARCH TEAM

Mário Vairinhos (Project coordinator);

Silvino Martins (Team Member)

Sérgio Eliseu (Team Member – University of Aveiro ID+ – Research Institute for Design, Media and culture)

Augusto Silva (Team member – University of Aveiro – IEETA (Institute of Electronics and Telematics Engineering)

Rui Costa (Team member – University of Aveiro – ESSUA – School of Health)

PARTNERS

E C MEDICA, Southport,UK