On January, 28 the participants of the first international workshop on Cognitive Robotics in Surgery of the IARP in Heidelberg visited the laboratories of the IPR, to get an idea of the recent research at the IPR in the field of medical robotics. After a short introduction to several projects, the guests had the possibility to try out different demonstrators.
Dr. Raczkowsky and Mirko Kunze illustrated the intraoperative visualization of the operation planning and projection system iLena
Researchers, amongst others from Italy, Korea and Ireland, got informed about recent research topics at the IPR
Particularly interesting: OP:Sense research platform for minimally invasive, robot-assisted surgery
Thorsten Brennecke presented a robot-assisted ultrasound tomograph