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Visualization package for 3D laser-scanned geometry
Author(s): Paul F. Neumann; Lewis L. Sadler
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Paper Abstract

A computer software package named LEGO was designed and implemented to enable medical personnel to explore and manipulate laser scanned 3D geometry obtained from a Cyberware 4020PS scanner. This type of scanner reconstructs a real world object into a mathematical computer model by collecting thousands of depth measurement using a low powered laser. LEGO consists of a collection of tools that can be interactively combined to accomplish complex tasks. Tools fall into five major categories: viewing, simple, quantitative, manipulative, and miscellaneous. This paper is based on a masters thesis obtained from the University of Illinois at Chicago.

Paper Details

Date Published: 30 June 1993
PDF: 12 pages
Proc. SPIE 1897, Medical Imaging 1993: Image Capture, Formatting, and Display, (30 June 1993); doi: 10.1117/12.146966
Show Author Affiliations
Paul F. Neumann, Univ. of Illinois/Chicago (United States)
Lewis L. Sadler, Univ. of Illinois/Chicago (United States)


Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 1897:
Medical Imaging 1993: Image Capture, Formatting, and Display
Yongmin Kim, Editor(s)

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