Medical Univ Vienna

Short Description

Our group belongs to the biggest university department in Austria and is devoted to applied research in all aspects of medical image processing in clinical medicine. Research carried out at our department covers the fields of medical image processing and image-guided surgery, the development of software solutions for given clinical image processing applications, evaluation of hardware for image-guided therapy, medical robotics, augmented reality in medicine, and image-guided radiation therapy. Beyond academic research, it is our task to disseminate our experience and research results within the curriculum of the Medical University of Vienna.

The resources of the Centre include modern research-grade software for medical image processing as well as sufficient workstations for the project. Furthermore, a variety of motion tracking devices and a well-equipped workshop are available. Close collaborations to clinical departments equipped with modern imaging technology exist.

People Involved

Scientist in Charge: Wolfgang BIRKFELLNER
Early Stage Researcher #3: Miro JURISIC
Early Stage Researcher #4: Frida HAULER

Contact Details

Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Medical University Vienna
Waehringer Guertel 18-20. AKH 4L
A-1090 Vienna – AUSTRIA
Phone: (+43) 1.40400-5471
Fax: (+43) 1.40400-3988
Web: www.zmpbmt.meduniwien.ac.at