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Sep 13, 2017 - MuC Research Award
Benjamin Hatscher, Maria Luz and Christian Hansen were awarded with the MuC research award for the best paper at the "Mensch und Computer" conference (MuC) in Regens... (more)

Jul 18, 2017 - New Deep Learning Workstations
Anneke Meyer (Computer Assisted Surgery Group, Faculty of Computer Science) and Johannes Steffen (Image Processing Group, Faculty of Computer Science) successfully a... (more)

Jun 21, 2017 - Teaching Award
Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen received a teaching award for the lecture Computer-Assisted Surgery. The lecture was ranked as the best lecture at the faculty of com... (more)

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MuC Research Award - September 13, 2017

Benjamin Hatscher, Maria Luz and Christian Hansen were awarded with the MuC research award for the best paper at the "Mensch und Computer" conference (MuC) in Regensburg. With more than 700 participants, the MuC is one of... (more)


New Deep Learning Workstations - July 18, 2017

Anneke Meyer (Computer Assisted Surgery Group, Faculty of Computer Science) and Johannes Steffen (Image Processing Group, Faculty of Computer Science) successfully applied for two new Deep Learning Workstations. With the new workstations... (more)


Teaching Award - June 21, 2017

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen received a teaching award for the lecture Computer-Assisted Surgery. The lecture was ranked as the best lecture at the faculty of computer science in winter semester... (more)


VDI Award 2017 for Gino Gulamhussene - June 18, 2017

Gino Gulamhussene received the VDI promotional award (VDI Förderpreis) for his research on automatic calculation of optical blend mask for 3D projections. The research was performed in cooperation with ... (more)


New Project with the University of Waterloo - May 24, 2017

This month heralds the launch of a new project in collaboration with the University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada. For the next two years, medical engineers and computer scientists from the research campus STIMULATE will cooperate with scientists... (more)


DFG Research Fellowship for Christian Hansen - March 01, 2017

Christian Hansen received a 12-month research grant from the German Research Foundation (DFG Research Fellowship). During a research stay at the Surgical Planning Laboratory, Brigham and Womens Hospital... (more)


Travel Grant for Anneke Meyer - February 10, 2017

Anneke Meyer (CAS group, University of Magdeburg) successfully applied for a travelling grant from the BMBF's Professorinnen Program II. The grant amount of 5000 Euros will allow her to stay for one month in Boston, USA... (more)


Teaching Award - January 11, 2017

During the annual kick-off event of the Faculty of Computer Science at Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen received a teaching award for the second best scientific seminar in summer semester 2016... (more)


New EU-funded Research Project - November 16, 2016

Our project proposal "Automatic Online-Service to Generate Patient-Individual 3D Models to Support Therapy Decisions" was accepted for funding by the European Union and the state of Saxony-Anhalt with money from the European Fund for Regional Development.... (more)


CURAC Mobility Grant for Benjamin Hatscher - October 01, 2016

Benjamin Hatscher (CAS group, University of Magdeburg) was awarded with a mobility grant by the German Society for Computer- and Robot-Assisted Surgery (CURAC). Benjamin works at the research campus STIMULATE ... (more)


Teaching Award - June 28, 2016

Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen received a teaching award for the lecture Three-Dimensional and Advanced Interaction. The lecture is was ranked as the second best lecture at the faculty of computer science in winter semester 2015/16. ... (more)


New DFG-funded Project - January 29, 2016

Our project proposal "Improving Spatial Perception for Medical Augmented Reality using Illustrative Rendering and Auditory Display" was accepted for funding by the German Research Foundation (DFG). Within the next three years, we will investigate methods ... (more)


Teaching Award - January 19, 2016

During the annual kick-off event of the Faculty of Computer Science at Otto-von-Guericke University Magdeburg, Jun.-Prof. Dr. Christian Hansen received the teaching award for the best scientific seminar in summer semester 2015. The award was handed out by... (more)


New Team Member - January 04, 2016

Benjamin Hatscher joint our team in January 2016. Prior to that, he worked at Hochschule Magdeburg-Stendal in the research group SPiRIT. Benjamin holds a master of arts in interaction design. In the CAS group, he will support our research in the field of ... (more)


New Team Member - July 01, 2015

Julian Hettig joined the CAS team in July 2015. Prior to that, he performed his studies in Computational Visualistics at the University of Magdeburg. In the future, Julian will work in a new research project in the field of augmented reality and human... (more)


STIMULATE at CARS Conference - June 26, 2015

The Forschungscampus STIMULATE and the INKA project are represented with six scientific contributions at the International Congress of Computer-Assisted Radiology and Surgery (CARS) from June 24 to 27, 2015 in Barcelona. Furthermore, the program committee... (more)


New Laboratory - February 20, 2015

Our group moved to a new research laboratory! The lab is provided by the research campus STIMULATE and is directly located in the ExFa building close to the Otto-von-Guericke University of Magdeburg. Our new lab allows lager experimental setups compared t... (more)


New team member - January 25, 2015

We welcome Mengfei Li in our group. Mengfei started his PhD in 2012 at the chair of Healthcare Telematics and Medical Engineering (headed by Prof. Georg Rose). Prior to that, he studied Electrical Engineering at the Otto-von-Guericke University Magdebur... (more)


CURAC Mobility Grant for Christian Hansen - September 13, 2014

Christian Hansen was awarded with a mobility grant by the German Society for Computer- and Robot-Assisted Surgery (CURAC). The grant should help to initiate a collaboration with the ARTORG Center for Biomedical Engineering Research ... (more)


STIMULATE funding period extended to 2019 - June 06, 2014

After a successful 1-year test phase, the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) decided to support the Research Campus STIMULATE for another period of 5 years. This is a great success for the STIMULATE team headed by Prof. Georg Rose. ... (more)


André Mewes received doctoral scholarship - May 14, 2014

Andre Mewes was selected for a 3-year scholarship from the SAP University Competence Center (UCC). He recently graduated with distinction in the field of mechatronics. His Master's thesis focused on medical augmented reality during radiological interventi... (more)


New team members - May 01, 2014

Alena Kathrin-Schnurr and Anneke Meyer, both students of Computational Visualisitcs in Magdeburg, joined the CAS team in April 2014. They will work in a new research project in the field of interventional planning in strong collaboration with the ARTORG C... (more)


Student Excursion to BrainLab AG, Munich - December 18, 2013

In February 2014, we are planning an excursion to BrainLab. BrainLab is located close to Munich and is one of the leading companies in the field of computer-assisted surgery. Interested students should contact Rocco Gasteiger (http://isgwww.cs.uni-magdebu... (more)


Paper accepted for International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology and Surgery - October 18, 2013

Our journal paper "Impact of model-based risk analysis for liver surgery planning" (authors: C. Hansen, S. Zidowitz, B. Preim, G. Stavrou, K. J. Oldhafer, H. K. Hahn) was accepted for publication in the International Journal of Computer Assisted Radiology... (more)


Conference Paper accepted for SPIE Medical Imaging in San Diego, USA - October 11, 2013

Our paper "Segmentation and separation of venous vasculatures in liver CT images" (authors: Lei Wang, Christian Hansen, Stephan Zidowitz, Horst Hahn) was accepted for oral presentation at "Computer-Aided Diagnosis". This conference is part of SPIE Medic... (more)


Two Papers accepted for CURAC Conference in Innsbruck - September 12, 2013

Our submissions "Auditory Support for Navigated Radiofrequency Ablation" and "Interactive Segmentation of Vascular Structures in CT Images for Liver Surgery Planning" were accepted for publication in the proceedings of the CURAC, the annual meeting of the... (more)


Christian Hansen Begins Junior Professorship at Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg - September 01, 2013

On September 1, 2013, Dr. Christian Hansen moved to the Otto-von-Guericke University in Magdeburg. There, he takes the role of junior professor for computer-assisted surgery at the Institute for Simulation and Graphics in the Department of Computer Scienc... (more)