Talking about Augmented Reality

How do Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality enrich our lives? (Part 2) As part of the Shaw TV’s Calgary Now daily show, Kevin Chorney is joined by Christian Jacob, Ph.D and Markus Santoso, Ph.D from the University of Calgary along with Russ Dawson & Radu Muresan from Calgary Games Delelopers…

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LINDSAY on TEDx Calgary

Note: As of October 2016, this TEDx Talk is now available here. We feel honoured to be part of TEDx Calgary! The wonderful team at TEDx Calgary had invited Dr. Christian Jacob to join the group of speakers for an outstanding event on Saturday, May 7th, 2016, hosted by the Cumming School…

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anARtomy featured @ META

Our work on using augmented reality technology is now published on the META Blog page, featuring Drs. Markus Santoso and Christian Jacob, who demonstrate the LINDSAY aARtomy app. The application enables any physical 3D space to be enhanced, i.e., augmented by virtual elements. In the case of anARtomy, the virtual…

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ASTech 2015 Award!

Alberta Science and Technology Award The LINDSAY Virtual Human team won the 2015 ASTech Award in the category of Innovation in Information and Communications Technology. Dr. Christian Jacob accepted the award on behalf of the LINDSAY team during the ASTech gala at TELUS Spark in Calgary on November 6, 2015.…

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LINDSAY VR Heart Flythrough

With our VR Heart Flythrough, we are presenting another example of imagining new ways of presenting and exploring human anatomy. This time, by combining Virtual Reality (VR) with game design and inspirational ideas from the movie “Fantastic Voyage”. Areesha Salman, a Bioinformatics student in the Bachelor of Health Sciences program, has created…

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LINDSAY VR Body Gallery

With our VR Body Gallery, we are imagining new ways of presenting and exploring human anatomy. This time, by combining Virtual Reality (VR) with game design. Nicole Ewert, a Bioinformatics student in the Bachelor of Health Sciences program, has created a virtual gallery to explore different body systems. Developed with Unreal Engine,…

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anARtomy: Augmented Reality Anatomy

We have always believed that augmented reality (AR) can make a tremendous difference in how human anatomy can be illustrated and explored. With anARtomy, a first set of prototype applications we place 3D anatomy specimens in a real space — which is our lab. This is the fist step towards an…

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