Welcome to CMIV
Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization (CMIV) is a multidisciplinary research center initiated by Linköpings universitet, Landstinget i Östergötland and Sectra AB.
CMIV conducts focused front-line research within multidisciplinary projects providing solutions to tomorrow’s clinical issues. The mission is to develop future methods and tools for image analysis and visualization for applications within health care and medical research.
Learn more about CMIV from the web-tv program Web-TV: "3D hjälper läkarna".
The installation of the new CMIV VR theatre is being is scheduled to be complete by September 30. The solution has been delivered by SGI. It is a backprojection system with an Infitec filter for stereo separation. The projectors come from Barco.
The SSBA summer school on level set methods and ITK (Insight Segmentation and Registration Toolkit) is arranged 22-24 of August by the Medical Informatics group at the Department of Medical Engineering. Ken Museth (ITN, Linköping University) and Karl Krissian (LMI, Brigham & Women´s Hospital / Harvard Medical School) are invited speakers and around 30 people are atteding the course, including both PhD students and representatives from industry.
A workshop on medical applications was arranged 8-10 of June at IMT/CMIV as a part of the European SIMILAR Network of Excellence. The workshop was hosted by the Medical Informatics group, Department of Biomedical Engineering, led by Prof. Hans Knutsson. A total of 37 researchers from all over Europe participated and the workshop was a great success.
Anders Persson, radiologist and manager of CMIV, gives a lecture at Hjärnskadekonferensen in Karlstad.
An article about CMIV and 3D visualization in medicine was recently published in Forskning och Framsteg (F&F 3/05 pp. 22 - 26).
Wednesday the 16th of March, the Center for Medical Image Science and Visualization, CMIV, is officially opened by minister for education, research and culture, Leif Pagrotsky.
The science radio show Vetandets värld, broadcasted 12:10-12:30 April 18 2005 on national radio channel P1, will feature several CMIV researchers. "Vetandets värld vecka 16 18/4 Att se in i människokroppen - om medicinsk bildteknik och oblodiga obduktioner"
Friday 3/12 at 9:00am Carljohan Carlhäll defends his PhD thesis "Annular Dynamics of the Human Heart - Novel Echocardiographic Approaches to Assess Ventricular Function". The location is Elsa Brändströmssalen, Universitetssjukhuset i Linköping.