Faculty of Science

Department of Computing Science

Advanced Man Machine Interfaces

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Research in Advanced Man-Machine Interfaces (AMMI) is focused on investigating scientific and medical visualization (e.g. visualization and simulation of simple organisms, space weather prediction, CT and MRI visualization fro neurosurgical planning), computational steering, computer-assisted surgical training (e.g. motion tracking, haptic guidance), computer-assisted occupational therapy, telepresence (e.g. realtime view morphing and foreground-background segmentation), interpretation of remote-sensed images, spatial navigation, and related areas.

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Awarded To Award Recipient(s) Awarded Date
Graduate Andrew Stewart Memorial Graduate Prize
University of Alberta
Michelle Annett January 1, 2014
National Chairship
Cisco Research Chair in Healthcare Solutions
Pierre Boulanger January 1, 2013 - January 1, 2023
National Award
Bill Buxton Best Canadian HCI Dissertation Award Xing-Dong Yang January 1, 2013
National Scholarship
Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarship
Qiong Wu January 1, 2010
International Scholarship
Anita Borg Scholarship Michelle Annett January 1, 2010