UNC Ultrasound AR Research


  1. Bajura, Michael, Henry Fuchs, and Ryutarou Ohbuchi. "Merging Virtual Objects with the Real World: Seeing Ultrasound Imagery within the Patient." Proceedings of SIGGRAPH '92 (Chicago, IL, July 26-31, 1992). In Computer Graphics 26, #2 (July 1992): 203-210.

  2. Ohbuchi, Ryutarou. "Incremental Acquisitions and Visualizations of 3D Ultrasound Images." Ph.D. dissertation, UNC-Chapel Hill, 1994. UNC-CH Computer Science technical report TR95-023.

  3. Ohbuchi, Ryutarou, and Henry Fuchs. "An Incremental Volume Rendering Algorithm for Interactive 3D Ultrasound Imaging." Proceedings of Information Processing in Medical Imaging (IPMI) Conference XII (July 1991): 486-500. Also UNC-CH Computer Science technical report TR91-003.

  4. Ohbuchi, Ryutarou, David Chen, and Henry Fuchs. "Incremental Volume Reconstruction and Rendering for 3D Ultrasound Imaging." Visualization in Biomedical Computing 1992 (October 13-16, 1992), SPIE Proceedings, vol. 1808: 312-323.

  5. State, Andrei, Jonathan McAllister, Ulrich Neumann, Hong Chen, Tim Cullip, David T. Chen, and Henry Fuchs. "Interactive Volume Visualization on a Heterogeneous Message-Passing Multicomputer." Proceedings of the 1995 ACM Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics (Monterey, CA, April 9-12, 1995), special issue of Computer Graphics, ACM SIGGRAPH, New York, 1995: 69-74. Also UNC-CH Dept. of Computer Science technical report TR94-040, 1994.

  6. State, Andrei, David T. Chen, Chris Tector, Andrew Brandt, Hong Chen, Ryutarou Ohbuchi, Mike Bajura, and Henry Fuchs. "Case Study: Observing a Volume-Rendered Fetus within a Pregnant Patient." Proceedings of IEEE Visualization '94 (Los Alamitos, Calif.: IEEE Computer Society Press, 1994): 364-368.

  7. State, Andrei, Gentaro Hirota, David T. Chen, William F. Garrett, and Mark A. Livingston. "Superior Augmented-Reality Registration by Integrating Landmark Tracking and Magnetic Tracking." Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 96 (New Orleans, LA, August 4-9, 1996). In Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series 1996, ACM SIGGRAPH, pgs. 429-438.

  8. State, Andrei, Mark A. Livingston, Gentaro Hirota, William F. Garrett, Mary C. Whitton, Henry Fuchs, and Etta D. Pisano (MD). "Technologies for Augmented-Reality Systems: realizing Ultrasound-Guided Needle Biopsies." Proceedings of SIGGRAPH 96 (New Orleans, LA, August 4-9, 1996). In Computer Graphics Proceedings, Annual Conference Series 1996, ACM SIGGRAPH, pgs. 439-446.

  9. Fuchs, Henry, Andrei State, Etta D. Pisano, William F. Garrett, Gentaro Hirota, Mark A. Livingston, Mary C. Whitton, and Stephen M. Pizer. "(Towards) Performing Ultrasound-Guided Needle Biopsies from within a Head-Mounted Display." Proceedings of Visualization in Biomedical Computing 1996, (Hamburg, Germany, September 22-25, 1996), pgs. 591-600.

  10. Garrett, William F., Henry Fuchs, Mary C. Whitton, and Andrei State. "Real-Time Incremental Visualization of Dynamic Ultrasound Volumes Using Parallel BSP Trees." Proceedings of IEEE Visualization 1996 (San Francisco, CA, October 27 - November 1, 1996), pgs. 235-240.

  11. Jacobs, Marco, Mark A. Livingston, and Andrei State. "Managing Latency in Complex Augmented Reality Systems." In Proceedings of 1997 Symposium on Interactive 3D Graphics (Providence, RI, April 27-30, 1997). Annual Conference Series, ACM SIGGRAPH, pgs. 49-54

  12. Livingston, Mark A. and Andrei State. "Magnetic Tracker Calibration for Improved Augmented Reality Registration." In Presence: Teleoperators and Virtual Environments, Vol. 6, No. 5, October 1997, MIT Press, pgs. 532-546.

  13. Fuchs, Henry, Mark A. Livingston, Ramesh Raskar, D'nardo Colucci, Kurtis Keller, Andrei State, Jessica R. Crawford, Paul Rademacher, Samuel H. Drake, and Anthony A. Meyer, MD. "Augmented Reality Visualization for Laparoscopic Surgery." To appear in Proceedings of First International Conference on Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention (MICCAI '98), 11-13 October 1998, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA.

Last Modified: 11 Aug 98 by Mark A. Livingston

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