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Exciting Summer Action

Exciting Summer Action

As has now become tradition, we have a passionate group of students working over the summer on their research projects in the LINDSAY Virtual Human lab. Projects directly related to LINDSAY are: Gut-Brain Interactive Simulation & Game Ryan Lee has returned to the...

Talking about Augmented Reality

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...

LINDSAY on TEDx Calgary

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...

anARtomy featured @ META

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...

ASTech 2015 Award!

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...

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...

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...

anARtomy: Augmented Reality Anatomy

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...