Human-Computer Interfaces in Medicine (Block Seminar)

Time/Room October 15-16, 9.00 am - 6.00 pm, room 29-307
LecturerProf. Dr. Christian Hansen
Major MSE (M), CV(B), IF(B), INGIF(B)


Important topics in the field of Human-Machine Interaction are presented and discussed in this seminar. These topics are:

After an introduction into the field of computer-assisted surgery, the above-mentioned topics are presented in form of student presentations. Therefore, scientific publications are provided by the lecturer. The aim of this seminar is to provide an overview about Human-Machine Interaction in medicine. In addition, students can train and improve their skills in scientific reading, presentation and discussion.

The number of participants for this seminar is limited. A registration via LSF is required.

Important Information/Rules


Title ID
Surgery Planning and Training
Multi-Touch Table System for Medical Visualization: Application to Orthopedic Surgery Planning Fina Gießler
Highly-Immersive Virtual Reality Laparoscopy Simulation: Development and Future Aspects Max Steiger
Collaborative Virtual Reality for Laparoscopic Liver Surgery Training Rasika Murkar
Interaction with Medical Software under sterile Conditions  
A Non-Contact Mouse for Surgeon-Computer Interaction Sadat Chwodhury
Comparison of Gesture and Conventional Interaction Techniques for Interventional Neuroradiology Ayrin Sultana
Foot Interaction Concepts to Support Radiological Interventions
Shreyas Oka
GazeTap: Towards Hands-Free Interaction in the Operating Room
Silvia Seeger
Medical Augmented Reality  
A virtual pointer to support the adoption of professional vision in laparoscopic training Sara Hasan
A Portable Image Overlay Projection Device for Computer-Aided Open Liver Surgery Martin Volk
Interacting with Medical Volume Data in Projective Augmented Reality (will be provided by E-Mail) Rishabh Kanojia
Depth Perception -a Major Issue in Medical AR: Evaluation Study by Twenty Surgeons Meghashree Channaveerappa
Surgeons Blinded by Enhanced Navigation: The Effect of Augmented Reality on Attention Adrian Niemann
A Survey of Auditory Display in Image-Guided Interventions Anjana Manikkam
Medical Robots
Review of Surgical Robotics User Interface: What is the Best Way to Control Robotic Surgery? Ahmed Sanin
Hand-Held Medical Robots Janneck Stahl
Experimental Evaluation of Magnified Haptic Feedback for Robot-Assisted Needle Insertion and Palpation Shalini Jayaprakash