2022-04-18: Lueder was offered a tenure stream assistant professor position and will start it on July 1. His appointment will stay with MCS at UTM. Lueder will also be core faculty of the Institute of Biomedical Engineering at UofT.
2022-02-01: Great news! The Faculty of Applied Science & Engineering and the Robotics Institute have selected Wenzhi as scholarship holder. Thanks a lot to VinBrain for the generous donation!
2021-12-15: Good news at the end of the year! Both, Wenzhangzhi Guo and Mustafa Haiderbhai can continue their PhD and have passed their Qualifying Oral Exam. Congratulations!.
2021-05-05: Together with Dr. Yu Sun and his Advanced Micro and Nanosystems Laboratory (AMNL) at University of Toronto we are an XSeed Winning Recipient of the 2021-23 Funding Competition. We are looking forward to this collaboration with Dr. Vitor Mendes Pereira on an exciting imaging and automation challenge.
2021-05-01: Together with the Continuum Robotics Lab at University of Toronto as well as The Wilfred and Joyce Posluns Centre for Image Guided Innovation & Therapeutic Intervention (PCIGITI) at SickKids, we are looking for 2 new Postdocs. Focus on Machine Learning with MRI data as well as Vision-guided Continuum Robotics.
2021-04-28: The Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) has awarded Wenzhi Guo and Mustafa Haiderbhai prestigious scholarships for 3 years each. Congratulations!
2021-03-05: We are part of a big push and research effort towards better fetal interventions. Team leaders Dr. James Drake and Dr. Tim Van Mieghem have received funding from the Canada Foundation of Innovation (CFI) to build the research arm of the Ontario Fetal Centre (OFC). We are very happy to buy equipment to assist future fetal interventions through OCT-guidance.
2021-02-16: Lueder A. Kahrs is giving an invited talk on "Computer Vision and Graphics for Mixed Reality in the Operating Room" at the 3rd International Symposium on Pediatric Medical Devices.
2021-01-15: The two abstracts of Wenzhi Guo and Emily Huang with the titles "Augmented Reality Relaxed Skin Tension Lines for Face Surgery - Initial Results on a Mobile Device" as well as "2D and 3D Labeling Methods for Facial Skin Tension Lines" are accepted for the 19th Annual Imaging Network Ontario Symposium.
2021-01-08: Haotian Yang's paper "Real-Time Coarse-To-Fine Depth Estimation On Stereo Endoscopic Images With Self-Supervised Learning" was accepted for the IEEE International Symposium on Biomedical Imaging (ISBI) 2021.
2020-12-22: Lueder A. Kahrs has been accepted as Temerty Centre for AI Research and Education in Medicine (T-CAIREM) member.