Medical Augmented Reality
This module handbook serves to describe contents, learning outcome, methods and examination type as well as linking to current dates for courses and module examination in the respective sections.
IN2293 is a semester module in English language at Master’s level which is offered in winter semester.
This Module is included in the following catalogues within the study programs in physics.
- Focus Area Imaging in M.Sc. Biomedical Engineering and Medical Physics
- Catalogue of non-physics elective courses
|Total workload||Contact hours||Credits (ECTS)|
|150 h||60 h||5 CP|
Content, Learning Outcome and Preconditions
+ Basics of intra-operative imaging and navigation.
+ Camera calibration using multi-view approaches.
+ Different tracking technologies including: RGB and infrared cameras, optical trackers, Kinect.
+ Projective geometry basics including transformations and reconstruction.
+ Review of multimodal registration, visualization and user interfaces.
+ Real-examples using head mounted display (HMDs), Camera augmented mobile C-arm (CamC) and, intraoperative gamma probes coupled with AR capabilities, AR magic mirror for anatomy education.
+ Includes visits to the Navigated Augmented Reality Visualization Systems Laboratory, Chirurgische Klinik und Poliklinik Innenstadt; and IFL: Interdisziplinäres Forschungslabor, Klinikum rechts der Isar.
Exercises (every two weeks):
+ Using MatLab or C++
+ Implementation of lecture course topics with students in groups of 2.
Courses, Learning and Teaching Methods and Literature
Courses and Schedule
|VI||5||Medical Augmented Reality (IN2293)||Eck, U. Navab, N. Sommersperger, M. Song, T. Winkler, A.||
Learning and Teaching Methods
Workshop and Proceedings of the following congresses