2012-08 course on registration and visualization

  • Time: 30-31 August 2012
  • Place: Dpt of Astronomy, University of Vienna, Austria
  • Attendance: SUMMER researchers

Objective of the course: to get a common understanding of the possibilities and constraints in terms of multi-modal registration and medical visualization. To share a common knowledge and language for cross-disciplinary research.


Program Venue Accommodation Organizing Committee


Thursday 30. August 2012
09.00-10.00 Introduction of recruited researchers ESRs / ERs
10.00-10.30 Coffee Break
10.30-11.30 Basic of medical image registration W. Birkfellner
11.30-12.30 Medical Visualisation: Basics K. Bühler
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-16.00 Workshops and discussions on requirements All together
16.00-18.00 Site visit at Medical University Vienna, Dept. of Radiation Oncology
20.00-23.00 SUMMER Dinner
Friday 31. August 2012
09.00-10.30 Medical image registration and fusion: advanced W. Birkfellner
10.30-11.00 Coffee Break
11.00-12.30 Medical visualization: advanced K. Bühler
12.30-14.00 Lunch
14.00-15.30 Advanced programming and GPGPU techniques Gernot Ziegler, NVIDIA

Universitaetssternwarte Wien

Department of Astronomy, University of Vienna
Türkenschanzstraße 17
1180 Wien

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Organizing Committee

Wolfgang Birkfellner,
Center for Medical Physics and Biomedical Engineering
Christian Doppler Lab for Medical Radiation Research for Radiation Oncology
Medical University Vienna

Katja Bühler
VRVIS GmbH Vienna