Medical Visionday 2005

Wednesday June 1st 2005

Organizations, companies, universities and other institutions with an interest in medical image analysis are invited to join a presentation and demonstration day, Wednesday June 1st 2005 at DTU. All participants are welcome to exhibit equipment or posters.

The Medical Visionday is organised by Informatics and Mathematical Modelling, DTU with help from Øresund IT Academy.

The best student poster will be awarded with a prize from Sectra by the end of the Medical Visionday.


Informatics and Mathematical Modelling
Richard Petersens Plads, Building 308
DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
Getting to IMM

Conference chairs

Rasmus Larsen
Ph. +45 4525 3415
rl 'at'
            Mikkel B. Stegmann
Ph. +45 4525 3422
mbs 'at'


Registration for the Medical Visionday can be done here no later than May 24th. The registration fee includes participation in the lectures, exhibition, proceedings, refreshments, and lunch.

For members of the Danish Automation Society (DAu), the Danish Robotics Society (DIRA), the Danish Biomedical Society (DMTS), the Danish Optical Society (DOPS), the Danish Pattern Recognition Society (DSAGM), the Danish Remote Sensing Society (DSTM), International Game Developers Association (IGDA) and Øresund IT Academy a reduced fee is applicable.


Session I
08.00 Registration, exhibition, demonstrations, coffee, and rolls
09.00 Welcome and introduction
Professor Knut Conradsen, IMM, DTU
09.10 Keynote address
NeatVision - Visual programming for computer aided diagnostic applications [abstract]
Paul Whelan, Vision Systems Group, School of Engineering, Dublin City University, Ireland
10.00 On automating and standardising corpus callosum analysis in brain MRI [abstract]
Karl Skoglund, IMM, DTU
10.15 Poster teasers
10.30 Coffee, exhibitions, demonstrations
Session II
11.00 Estimation of complex motions in video signals [abstract]
Dr.Ing. Erhardt Barth, Institute for Neuro- and Bioinformatics, University of Lübeck, Germany
11.20 Automated histomorphometric analysis of joint damage in a mouse model of osteoarthritis [abstract]
Thomas Jensen, Visiopharm, Denmark
11.40 Systemic vascular diseased assessed by noninvasive observation of the eye
Michael Larsen, Dept. of Opthalmology, Herlev Hospital, Copenhagen
12.00 Lunch, exhibitions, demonstrations
Session III: Sponsored by the Biophotonics Network
13.30 Improved OCT imaging with a new averaging method [abstract]
Birgit Sander, Dept. of Opthalmology, Herlev Hospital, Copenhagen
13.50 Active contour model for segmenting OCT B-scans [abstract]
Jakob Thomadsen, Risø National Laboratory
14.10 High-resolution, real-time imaging using a fiber-based optical coherence tomography system [abstract]
Peter Falk, Research Center COM, Technical University of Denmark
14.30 Biomedical sensors based on optical photonic crystal fibres [abstract]
Lars Rindorf, Research Center COM, Technical University of Denmark
14.50 Medical Image Computing and Computer-Assisted Intervention - MICCAI 2006, Copenhagen [abstract]
Rasmus Larsen, IMM, DTU
15.00 Coffee, exhibitions, demonstrations
Session IV
15.30 The virtual slaughterhouse - registration and segmentation of 3D CT scans of pig bodies [abstract]
Mads Fogtmann Hansen, IMM, DTU
15.50 Porcine obesity - fat segmentation in multimodality 3D MR abdominal MR scans [abstract]
Rasmus Engholm, IMM, DTU
16.10 Poster prize, discussion and closing remarks
Rasmus Larsen, IMM, DTU
16.20 Exhibition, demonstrations, refreshments
17.00 The Medical Visionday ends
19.00 Visionday dinner at Hotel Fortunen sponsored by IBM

The program is also available in a printer-friendly format in the Visionday leaflet


The list of Visionday exhibitions can be seen here.


The list of Visionday posters can be seen here.


The student poster prize
is kindly sponsored by
  The visiondag dinner
is kindly sponsored by


The Medical Visionday was established in 2000. See the programs for the earlier years below.

Visionday frontpage  |  Further information: Secretary Eina Boeck,, Ph. +45 4525 3424