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Haptically simulating soft tissue using spherical voxel and reactive agents

Mullins, James Alexander. 2009, Haptically simulating soft tissue using spherical voxel and reactive agents, Ph.D. thesis, School of Engineering, Deakin University.


Title Haptically simulating soft tissue using spherical voxel and reactive agents
Author Mullins, James Alexander.
Institution Deakin University
School School of Engineering
Faculty Faculty of Science and Technology
Degree name Ph.D.
Date submitted 2009
Keyword(s) Touch - Computer simulation
Injections, Hypodermic - Computer simulation
Virtual reality in medicine
Simulated environment (Teaching method)
Needle biopsy - Computer simulation
Summary This thesis describes technology developed by the author enabling trainee surgeons to perform needle insertion procedures with force feedback (haptics) on a virtual patient. Addition of the sense of touch to medical simulation is arguably the most important step forward in the evolution of haptic technology to this day.
Language eng
Description of original xv, 153 leaves : ill. ; 30 cm.
Dewey Decimal Classification 610.2840113
Persistent URL http://hdl.handle.net/10536/DRO/DU:30027435

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