News: We got invited by KUKA to showcase our demo at the European Robotics Forum 2018 in Tampere, Finland
News: Feb, 2018: The House of Science, Bremen hosts an exhibition about local scientists and science projects with collaborators around the world. One of the featured exhibits is a demo of our Autonomous Surgical Lamps, developed by Jörn Teuber of the Computer Graphics and Virtual Reality group. The exhibition will be open until the 21st of April (photos).
News: Feb, 2018: Member os IOI participate in the opening of a research laboratory in Bangkok.
Radio: NDR (North German Broadcasting) “Digital Medicine – the Doctor is a Robot” (German), Interview with Ron Kikinis, Christian Rieder, and Horst Hahn about auditory display and deep learning in medicine, March 19, 2017
Radio: Radio Bremen Television spot: “Computer scientists improve OR procedures” (German), for the radio magazine “Buten un Binnen”, August 16, 2016
Radio: Fußmaus für Chirurgen (Foot Mouse for Surgeons) – Radio report on Deutschlandfunk – http://www.deutschlandfunk.de/medizin-fussmaus-fuer-chirurgen.676.de.html?dram:article_id=331889, September 22, 2015
News: ISCAS CUTTING EDGE Issue 07, September 2017: Guiding Clinicians with Sound: Investigating Auditory Display in the Operating Room. David Black, Joe Plazak
A psychoacoustic Reviewof Auditory Displays in the OR. Tim Ziemer, David Black, Holger Schultheis. (2017). In Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Computer-und Roboterassistierte Chirurgie (CURAC)
Two-Dimensional Psychoacoustic Sonification. Tim Ziemer. (2017). In Jahrestagung der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Musikpsychologie: Musik und Bewegung
Auditory Display as Feedback for a Novel Eye-Tracking System for Sterile Operating Room Interaction. David Black, Michael Unger, Nele Fischer, Ron Kikinis, Horst Hahn, Thomas Neumuth, Bernhard Glaser. In International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (accepted October 2017)
Auditory Display for Fluorescence-guided Brain Tumor Surgery. David Black, Horst Hahn, Ron Kikinis, Karin Wårdell, Neda Haj-Hosseini. (2017) In International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (accepted September 2017)
Phases of Laparoscopic Learning: How cognitive processes influence technical skill acquisition throughout the learning curve. Tina Vajsbaher. (2017). In Journal of Mensch-Maschine-Interaktion, Special Issue: Proceedings of Berlin Summer School for Human Factors. Berlin, Germany
Auditory Display for Improving Free-hand Gesture Interaction. David Black, Bastian Ganze, Julian Hettig, Christian Hansen. Mensch und Computer, September 2017, Regensburg, Germany.
The role of Visual Working Memory in Minimally Invasive Surgery. Tina Vajsbaher, Holger Schultheis. (2017). Accepted at the 20th Conference of the European Society for Cognitive Psychology (ESCoP) Conference. Potsdam, Germany.
The role of Visual Working Memory in Minimally Invasive Surgery: A new perspective and its implications for surgical education and practice. Tina Vajsbaher, Holger Schultheis. (2017). In Journal of Surgical Endoscopy, Special Issue: Proceedings of the 25th International Congress of the European Association for Endoscopic Surgery (EAES). Frankfurt, Germany
Auditory display for ultrasound scan completion. David Black, Jennifer Nitsch, Horst Hahn, Ron Kikinis. In Proceedings of the Annual Conference of Biomedizinische Tecnik (Biomedical Engineering), Dresden, September 2017.
Psychoacoustic sonification for tracked medical instrument guidance. Tim Ziemer, David Black. In Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 141(4) June 2017
Psychoacoustically motivated sonification for surgeons. Tim Ziemer, David Black. Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, June 2017
Comparison of Auditory Display Methods for Elevation Change in Three-Dimensional Tracked Surgical Tool. David Black, Rocío Lopez-Velasco, Horst Hahn, Javier Pascau, Ron Kikinis. Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, June 2017
Mixed Reality Navigation for Laparoscopic Surgery. Brian Xavier, Franklin King, Ahmed Hosny, David Black, Steve Pieper, Jagadeesan Jayender. In Proc. 9th National Image-Guided Therapy Workshop, March 2017
Use of Haptic Feedback to Train Correct Application of Force in Endodontic Surgery. M. Su Yin, P. Haddawy, S. Suebnukarn, H. Schultheis Proc. 22nd ACM Int’l Conf. on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2017), Limassol, March 2017.
A VR Simulator for Emergency Management in Endodontic Surgery. N. Sararit, P. Haddawy, S. Suebnukarn, , Proc. 22nd ACM Int’l Conf. on Intelligent User Interfaces (IUI 2017), Limassol, March 2017.
The What, When, and How of Awareness for Effective Learning in Surgical Simulation. M. Su Yin, P. Haddawy, AWARE Workshop, ACM IUI 2017, Limassol, March 2017.
A Survey of Auditory Display in Image-Guided Interventions. David Black, Christian Hansen, Arya Nabavi, Ron Kikinis, Horst Hahn. In International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (accepted February 2017)
Instrument-Mounted Displays for Reducing Cognitive Load During Surgical Navigation. Marc Herrlich, Parnian Tavakol, David Black, Dirk Wenig, Christian Rieder, Rainer Malaka, Ron Kikinis. In International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (accepted February 2017)
Auditory Feedback to Support Image-Guided Medical Needle Placement, David Black, Julian Hettig, Maria Luz, Christian Hansen, Ron Kikinis, Horst Hahn. In International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery (accepted February 2017)
Optimized Positioning of Autonomous Surgical Lamps. Jörn Teuber, Rene Weller, Ron Kikinis, Karl-Jürgen Oldhafer, Michael J. Lipp, Gabriel Zachmann. SPIE Medical Imaging, Orlando, FL, February 2017. Slides
A generic module interface in MeVisLab using OpenIGTLink for defining real-time iterative communication workflows among robotic devices. S. Krass, L. Chen, J. Tokuda, T. Pätz, R. Kikinis. CURAC September 2016.
Towards Uncertainty-Aware Auditory Display for Surgical Navigation David Black, Bojan Kocev, Hans Meine, Arya Nabavi, Ron Kikinis. Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery, June 2016
Fußbasierte Interaktionen mit Computersystemen im Operationssaal (Foot-based interaction with Computer Systems in the operating Room). T. Fitzke, N. Krail, F. Kroll, L. Ohlrogge, F. Schröder, L. Spillner, A. Voll, F. Dylla, M. Herrlich, R. Malaka. CURAC September 2015
Tool-mounted Ring Displays for Intraoperative Navigation. Marc Herrlich, Jöran Benker, David Black, Frank Dylla, Rainer Malaka. CURAC September 2015.
Autonomous Surgical Lamps. Jörn Teuber, Rene Weller, Ron Kikinis, Karl-Jürgen Oldhafer, Michael J. Lipp, Gabriel Zachmann. CURAC September 2015.
A Strategy to Improve Information Display in Navigated Surgery. Frank Dylla, David Black, Thomas Barkowsky. CURAC September 2015.
Brain-Computer-Interface for Software Control in Medical Interventions. Felix Ritter, Robert Porzel, Fariba Mostajeran Gourtani, Rainer Malaka. CURAC September 2015.